Events

7/25/19 or 9/1/19

2019 Rahlmann Double Dip Run

All day

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7/25/19 or 9/1/19

2019 Rahlmann Double Dip Run

An awesome Run/Walk in conjunction with the BOGP 5.0 Podcast Cruise in June. There is a double-dip 5k on Castaway Cay on June 30th and July 1st during the cruise. For those who can't participate on the Disney Dream, we are hosting a Virtual Run/Walk for those to participate with the cruisers or on their own. All proceeds from the sign-ups will benefit Give Kids The World Village as part of the 2019 Indy Disney Meet/Magical Wishes for Kids campaign.

More details and link to register below. 

All day

9/21/19

Indy Disney Meet presented by The Magic for Less Travel

11am - 7pm

Hamilton Co 4H Fairgrounds Noblesville, IN

+ Event Details

9/21/19

Indy Disney Meet presented by The Magic for Less Travel

This FREE*, super fun, Disney gathering is perfect for the whole family. Enjoy games, food, dole whips, crafts, displays, presentations and more.


 *Please consider making a small monetary donation or bringing a store bought food or 

covered dish with a full ingredients list for our pitch-in style buffet table.  


Scroll down to see event details, offerings, special guests and more! 

11am - 7pm

Hamilton Co 4H Fairgrounds Noblesville, IN

2019 Rahlmann Double Dip Run

As part of our fundraising efforts for Give Kids the World Village, The Magic For Less Travel is sponsoring an awesome Run/Walk in conjunction with the BOGP 5.0 Podcast Cruise in June.


 There is a double-dip 5k on Castaway Cay on June 30th and July 1st during the cruise. 


For those who can't participate on the Disney Dream, we are hosting a Virtual Run/Walk for those to participate with the cruisers or on their own.  


All proceeds from the sign-ups will benefit Give Kids The World Village as part of the 2019 Indy Disney Meet/Magical Wishes for Kids campaign.


Pictured is the medal for the 2019 Rahlmann Double Dip 5k. All registered participants will receive a medal.  

Cost

Cruisers pay $5, 

Virtual participants under 12 years old pay $5, 

Virtual participants 12 years and older pay $20.


See the event site via the link below for more sign up details, the medal, and more information about Give Kids the World and Magical Wishes for Kids. 

Learn More and Register Here

AS AN ADDED WAY TO HAVE SOME FUN, WE ARE HOSTING A FACEBOOK HASHTAG CONTEST!

If you sign up by June 25th to participate on the cruise or with the cruisers virtually, post a pic by July 6th with the hastag #DoubleDip5K on Facebook for a chance to win a $25 Disney giftcard.


 If you sign up after June 25th and by September 1st, post a pic by September 5th with the same hashtag for an opportunity for another $25 Disney gift card


All Hashtags posted by the deadlines will be in for the drawings. That means anyone who participates and posts by the first deadline (July 6th) will have a chance at 2 gift cards!


It's Run/Walk Time for the Village!


2019 Indy Disney Meet Details (check back for updates!)

Indy Disney Meet
Nonprofit 
Give Kids the World
Charity
Community
Disney
The Magic for Less Travel

This FREE*, super fun, Disney gathering is perfect for the whole family. Enjoy games, food, dole whips, crafts, displays, presentations and more.


The Indy Disney Meet is held in the Main Halls of the Hamilton Co. 4H Fairgrounds located at 


2003 Pleasant St. Noblesville, IN 

 

*Please consider making a small monetary donation benefitting Give Kids the World  or bringing a store bought food or covered dish with a full ingredients list for our pitch-in style buffet table.  

Fundraising

Silent Auction
50/50
Raffle
Online bidding
Fundraiser
Ticket

Fundraising: We will raise funds for Give Kids the World through raffles, silent auctions, 50/50, direct donations and other fundraising activities.


Raffle: Each guest will receive 1 FREE raffle ticket upon entry. Wear your mouse ear hats and receive 2 more FREE raffle tickets! Additional raffle tickets are only $1.00 each or $5.00 for 6, and 100% of the proceeds is donated to Give Kids the World Village

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Silent Auction: Our silent auction will close in multiple stages to allow you to bid on more items!!! 


Online bidding: We've gone digital! But don't worry, you can still see all of the silent auction items in person just like in years past. Also you have an option to pay for shipping which means if you are unable to attend, you can still bid and win amazing Disney items all while benefitting GKTW. 


Be sure to check out the auction's webpage below to see the items, register to bid, and make payments. For those of you at the Indy Disney Meet, see our silent auction volunteers for assistance and be sure to bring your cell phones or other digital devices for bidding. 


Attendees at the event can conveniently pay thru the auction site or with cash, check or charge card at the event.


 To register online please click below. 



Register for online bidding (coming soon)

Expo

Expo
Indy Disney Meet
Nonprofit 
Event
Special Guests

Expo: We will once again have an expo area where guests can meet Disney podcasters, bloggers, vloggers, experts, authors, travel agents and more. Be sure to check it out for a chance to win an additional prize! 


Podcasters and Vloggers: We will have a variety of local and nationally known podcasters and vloggers at the Meet. Some of those that will attend are Backside of Magic PodcastBehind the Ears PodcastBe Our Guest Podcast, Behind the Ears PodcastDis Explorers, Disney with Lisa, DubDeeDub Review Podcast, Give Kids the WorldHappily Ever Disney, Jeff Barnes, Jim Hill, Kenny the Pirate, Lou MongelloMan of the Mouse, Roxy DarrThe Five(ish) Fangirls Podcast, The Lemons Sisters, and many more.

Activities Hall

Disney
Princess
Star wars
Indy Disney meet
501st

Our Activities Hall has lots of hands on entertainment including a selfie booth, face painting, nail painting, character meet and greets, games and more. This Hall is for kids of ALL ages. Grown Ups, don't hesitate to join in the fun!


Princesses: Princesses from Once Upon a Princess will keep children entertained throughout the Meet with various activities. Guest will also have an opportunity to pose for pictures during a structured meet and greet time.


501st Legion: Members of the 501st Legion will once again make an appearance bringing characters from a galaxy far, far away! Guests can find their dark side and use the force while posing for pictures during structured meet and greet times.


R2-M5, Rusty: He is the droid you are looking for. Everyone will be excited to see an R2-M5 roaming the halls and delighting guests as he interacts with adults and children. We look forward to his return. 

VR Experience: Feel like you're soaring in a hot air balloon in an immersive virtual reality setting. 

Food

Food
Buffet
Pitch in
Indy disney meet

In addition to pitch-in food items brought in by event guests*, we will have Meijer fried chicken, deli sandwiches, wraps, veggie and fruit trays, Chick-fil-A nuggets, Papa John's Pizza, Perkins mini-muffins, chips and salsa from Aspen Creek, pasta dishes and breadsticks from BoomBozz Pizza, and other store bought items thanks to generous donations by each location and sponsor donors.  


Dole Whips: Complimentary Dole Whips are served though out the meet! Be sure to head to the Dole Whip stand to get yours! 


Outside food is permitted. 


*While admission to the Indy Disney Meet and its activities are free of charge, we ask guests to consider bringing a store bought food or covered dish with a full ingredients list for our pitch-in style buffet table or making a monetary donation to benefit Give Kids the World. 


Win a Trip to Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World
Win a trip
Contest
Raffle

Sponsored by MEI-Travel & Mouse Fan Travel.  

This incredible vacation includes:

- 6 night/7 day Walt Disney World vacation for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children under 10)

- Accommodations at a deluxe resort studio villa of the winners choice (subject to availability and holiday blackout dates apply). 

- The standard Disney Dining Plan for the family of 4.  

- 6 day base theme park tickets for the family of 4 

- $100 Disney gift card

- Disney’s Magical Express round-trip transportation from OIA to your resort (if needed).  


Airfare is NOT included. 


The approximate value of this prize is $6000. 


100% of all ticket sales benefits Give Kids The World. 


Details on how to purchase your chance to win will be posted in the future.  


You do not need to be present to win. 

Purchase Tickets (coming soon!)

Special Guests

Brian Hull

Brian Hull

We are pleased to announce Disney Impressionist Brian Hull will be joining us.  Brian will dazzle the audience on our main stage with his Disney character voices and singing talent. 


Check him out on youtube

Jeff Barnes

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Once again the Indy Disney Meet will be joined by motivational speaker and Disney author Jeff Barnes. Jeff will Be interviewing renowned Disney Executive Lee Cockerell at our special hard ticketed event, conducting a breakout session, and visiting with attendees throughout the day.  His books The Wisdom of Walt & Beyond the Wisdom of Walt have captivated Disney fans and corporate leaders alike.   


The Wisdom of Walt

Jim Hill

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We will be joined once again by Disney Historian, Expert, and Podcaster JimHillMedia.com Jim Hill.  Jim will be live on our main stage conducting a podcast and presenting to fans in our breakout room.  Jim is a pro at connecting the dots for theme parks giving us an early look at potential attractions and experiences. 

Lee Cockerell

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We are excited to announce a special hard-ticketed event at 10AM the morning of the Indy Disney Meet on 9/21.  We will be joined by former Executive Vice President of Operations at Walt Disney World, Lee Cockerell, sponsored by Magical Vacation Planner.  Lee will be discussing his past experiences at Walt Disney World and how they apply to leadership today with legendary author & moderator Jeff Barnes.  General seating will cost $10 and VIP seating will cost $50, which will include an autographed book from Lee.  All proceeds benefit Give Kids The World.  Look for event signup and details coming soon.   

Purchase Tickets (coming soon)

Lou Mongello

Lou Mongello
Wdw Radio

Making his second appearance to the Indy Disney Meet is the gracious, fun-loving, and all around foodie Lou Mongello sponsored by MEI-Travel & Mouse Fan Travel.   Host of the popular WDW Radio Podcast Lou brings his Disney expertise to the Midwest.  His Dream Team Project has raised over $250,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.  

Lou Mongello is a speaker, coach, author, entrepreneur, Disney expert and host of WDW Radio with Lou Mongello. 

Mike Rahlmann

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We are pleased to announce once again we will be joined by Disney Podcaster and friend Mike Rahlmann.   Mike has been a continual supporter of the Indy Disney Meet and Give Kids The World over the years.  Our friendship and partnership has made a positive impact on our mission to help send critically-ill children and their families to the Central Florida theme parks.  We look forward to the The Be Our Guest Podcast on our main stage once again presented by The Magic For Less Travel.

Yehaa Bob

Yehaa Bob
Bob Jackson
Port Orleans
Walt Disney World
Piano
River Roost Room

We are pleased to be joined again by the talented Yehaa Bob Jackson.  A staple at the Port Orleans Riverside Resort Bob will bring his show to the 12th annual Indy Disney. Bob’s appearance is sponsored by MousePros Travel Agency. 

Indy Disney Meet

Hamilton Co 4H Fairgrounds

2003 Pleasant Street, Noblesville, Indiana 46060, United States