‘Star Tours – The Adventures Continue’


tar Tours – The Adventures Continue’ Brings Star Wars™ Thrills in 3-D to Disney's Hollywood Studios Theme Park LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The power of the Force and the magic of Disney have combined to create “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue,” a new 3-D attraction set to open at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park on May 20, 2011. The attraction also will open at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, Calif., on June 3, 2011. Based on the Star Wars [...]

‘Star Tours – The Adventures Continue’2011-04-20T14:43:28-04:00

2012 Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland


The Tinker Bell Half Marathon, hosted by the City of Anaheim and Disneyland Resort, will take runners on a 13.1-mile trek through the Disneyland and Disney California Adventure theme parks and pass by several City of Anaheim landmarks. The course will be filled with music, entertainment, Disney characters, runners in colorful Tinker Bell costumes and, of course, pixie dust, and will finish at Disneyland. Runners will receive a new Tinker Bell “wings’’ medal. “We’re proud to be the home of [...]

2012 Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland2011-04-20T14:37:35-04:00

Links to Disney blogs, message boards, and more!


Links to some excellent Disney sites and blogs. Growing up Disney Mousekefoodie Where the Magic Lives Running with Sass Magic Chat Live

Links to Disney blogs, message boards, and more!2019-03-27T06:18:38-04:00

Disney & Partners break ground on Shanghai Disney Resort


The Walt Disney Company and Shanghai Shendi Group, its joint venture partner in China, have broken ground on the Shanghai Disney Resort following approval from the Chinese central government in Beijing. Both companies marked the start of construction on the first Disney resort in mainland China at a groundbreaking ceremony held April 8, 2011. "Today marks a significant milestone in the history of The Walt Disney Company," said Robert A. Iger, President and CEO of The Walt Disney Company. "Our [...]

Disney & Partners break ground on Shanghai Disney Resort2012-02-08T13:32:35-05:00

New interactive queue at the Haunted Mansion


Walt Disney Imagineering recently unveiled a new interactive queue at the Haunted Mansion attraction at Magic Kingdom® Park. You can now view a new story line inspired by some of their favorite characters, previously seen only inside the Haunted Mansion. Throughout the interactive queue, your Clients will find new crypts and other “spooky” sights, as well as tombstones with witty epitaphs to the dearly departed, such as “Drink A Toast To Our Friend Ken, Fill Your Glass And Don’t Say [...]

New interactive queue at the Haunted Mansion2012-02-08T13:33:42-05:00

New Itineraries and ports for 2012 on the Disney Cruise Line


For the first time ever, Disney Cruise Line® will set sail from three new ports in 2012 – New York, Seattle and Galveston – making the Disney family cruise vacation more accessible to your Clients around the country. There are also more itinerary choices than ever before, including one special voyage to Hawaii. As an exclusive benefit to Platinum/Gold Castaway Club Members bookings will open via phone at 8 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 7, 2011. All other guests can [...]

New Itineraries and ports for 2012 on the Disney Cruise Line2011-04-06T17:29:52-04:00

Magician Mickey Mouse now greeting Guests at new Magic Kingdom location


Magician Mickey Mouse Now Greeting Guests at New Magic Kingdom Location .... and Guests Can Skip Standby Queue with Disney’s FASTPASS! LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Mickey Mouse now reigns at a new location in Magic Kingdom to meet and greet his friends at Walt Disney World Resort. Guests can now go backstage at Town Square Theater for photos and autographs with Mickey -- without waiting in a standby queue! Mickey's new location in the park also heralds [...]

Magician Mickey Mouse now greeting Guests at new Magic Kingdom location2011-04-04T23:54:06-04:00

“Disney Junior – Live on Stage!” Debuts at Disney World & Disneyland


Disney Junior fans now have even more to love at two Disney Parks with the debut of “Disney Junior – Live on Stage!” The new show replaces “Playhouse Disney – Live on Stage!” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios® at the Walt Disney World® Resort, and Disney California Adventure™ Park at the Disneyland® Resort. A new segment of the show aligns with the recent launch of Disney Channel’s new multiplatform brand, Disney Junior, devoted to children ages 2-7 and their families. “Disney [...]

“Disney Junior – Live on Stage!” Debuts at Disney World & Disneyland2011-04-04T23:34:42-04:00

Amenities at Disney’s Alunai Resort in Hawaii


When Aulani opens on Aug. 29, 2011, the Resort will offer a brand new way to vacation in Hawaii. Here are experiences that will make visiting Alunai more special and enhance your vacation. Aunty’s Beach House: With over 5,200 square feet, this state-of-the art kids’ club is a place of fun, discovery and magic. And, best of all, programming at Aunty’s Beach House is complimentary for Resort guests! Kids can let their imaginations soar as they go on treasure hunts, [...]

Amenities at Disney’s Alunai Resort in Hawaii2011-04-04T23:23:23-04:00

Dining & show times change on Disney Dream


To better accommodate guests, Disney Cruise Line® is adjusting both dining and show times onboard the Disney Dream™. Main dining will begin at 5:45 p.m., with second dining beginning at 8:15 p.m. There are now only two evening performances in the Walt Disney Theatre: at 6:15 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Your Clients can attend the performance that best complements their assigned dining time. In addition, there are special matinee performances of two popular shows – Villains Tonight! and [...]

Dining & show times change on Disney Dream2011-04-04T22:59:35-04:00

New Tour at Magic Kingdom Park


You can explore how events in Walt Disney's life helped shape the Walt Disney World® Resort and the attractions within it during a new tour. The “Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom®” tour will use the Park as a walking timeline to help guests discover how the events in Walt's life helped develop his understanding and view of the world around him. The three-hour tour is available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays each week, starting at 8:15 a.m. You [...]

New Tour at Magic Kingdom Park2011-04-04T22:52:40-04:00

Disney & other companies have email list hacked


Links to articles about this issue: http://technolog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/04/03/6402261-millions-of-emails-exposed-in-major-security-breach?gt1=43001

Disney & other companies have email list hacked2019-06-21T13:01:23-04:00

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa


My favorite place at the Walt Disney Resort is The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa.  I know what you are thinking, that it is stuffy or to fancy but it just is not true.  There are many families and children spending there vacation there so stop worrying about it and check it out.  The Grand Floridian opened back in June 1988 and it is the Walt Disney World Resorts Flagship resort.  There are many ways to spend your time at [...]

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa2019-03-27T06:16:43-04:00

Tours Offered at Walt Disney World Resort


I have taken several tours at the Walt Disney World Resort and had a great time. The Family Magic Tour was alot of fun and my kids had a great time! Tour: Around the World at Epcot Location: Epcot When: daily Duration: 2 hours Ages: 16 & up Cost : $99 Details: Guests "test drive" the Segway Personal Transporter through World Showcase; weight maximum 250 lbs.; Epcot admission required (extra). Tour: Backstage Magic Location: throughout Walt Disney World Resort When: [...]

Tours Offered at Walt Disney World Resort2011-04-03T22:14:57-04:00

Southwest to ground 79 planes


Talk about scary http://www.cnn.com/2011/TRAVEL/04/02/arizona.flight.diverted/index.html?hpt=T1

Southwest to ground 79 planes2019-03-27T05:58:52-04:00

Summer offer up to 30% off*


You can beat the heat this summer by staying at select Walt Disney World® Resort hotels. Save up to 30%* for stays most nights June 15 – Aug. 13, 2011, at select Disney Deluxe Resorts and Disney Deluxe Villa Resorts. Just add Theme Park tickets and your Clients can take advantage of all the summer fun. Offer Details: For stays most nights June 15 – Aug. 13, 2011: * Save 25% at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, Disney's Wilderness Lodge and [...]

Summer offer up to 30% off*2011-06-26T20:00:51-04:00