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Old 05-05-2012, 09:29 PM   #1
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When are the free dining plans usually offered?

I know they are usually offered in the Fall, but are they also offered in the Spring sometimes? It seems like one was offered in the spring this year, but I don't know if that was just a lucky pin code I got or if it was for everyone.

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Old 05-06-2012, 08:16 AM   #2
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I know last fall they extended it for the whole fall pretty much, and into winter. We went in Feb and had free dining I am PRAYING they offer that again so we can go in winter 2013!
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Old 05-06-2012, 09:21 AM   #3
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I know they are usually offered in the Fall, but are they also offered in the Spring sometimes? It seems like one was offered in the spring this year, but I don't know if that was just a lucky pin code I got or if it was for everyone.

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It appears that Junuary - March free dining was released in August 2011.
http://www.mousesavers.com/historica...unts.html#2012
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Old 05-06-2012, 01:37 PM   #4
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Thanks! I may move our trip up if they offer the free dining in the spring! I'll keep my eyes open.
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Old 05-06-2012, 02:58 PM   #5
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Would be AWESOME to have free dining during marathon weekend.
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Would be AWESOME to have free dining during marathon weekend.
I'm pretty sure that's a black out date.
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I'm pretty sure that's a black out date.
I might be wrong, but I thought they offered free dining beginning 1/8/12, which was the date of this year's marathon. I would be happy with any kind of discount, though.
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It appears that Junuary - March free dining was released in August 2011.
http://www.mousesavers.com/historica...unts.html#2012
If they offer free dining during March next year, we're going to cancel SoG and stay at the Cabins again
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Old 05-06-2012, 06:06 PM   #9
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It looks like I could have gotten free dining for my stay in January of 2012 . I guess I didn't do enough research. So, if I book my package in June (We have a room only ressie for 1/7/13 to 1/13/13) can I call them back when they advertise the free dining and say "please give me free dining." How exactly does that work? -Amanda
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Old 05-07-2012, 07:44 AM   #10
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It looks like I could have gotten free dining for my stay in January of 2012 . I guess I didn't do enough research. So, if I book my package in June (We have a room only ressie for 1/7/13 to 1/13/13) can I call them back when they advertise the free dining and say "please give me free dining." How exactly does that work? -Amanda
To get free dining, it has to be available at your resort(or you could change if it isnt) and have I believe 3 day park tickets BUT yes you would just call them, change it to a package and ask them to apply free dining
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Old 05-12-2012, 07:21 AM   #11
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WDTC (Walt Disney Travel Company) requires purchase of two day tickets minimum for the free dining offers. One day if you are paying for the dining plan.
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