A Car from the Disneyland PeopleMover Just Sold for a Fortune!

Yes, you read that right! A car from the Disneyland PeopleMover has sold at an L.A. auction for $471,500. Almost half a million dollars! The PeopleMover was a well known Disneyland slow moving ride that takes passengers on a tour of Tomorrowland. It closed down  in 1995.It is estimated that the PeopleMover had taken somewhere around 1 million people on a tour of Tomorrowland.Although the PeopleMover is just a distant memory at Disneyland, the track is still there. Now if you want to ride … [Read more...]

Westgate Resorts Offers Travelers Employee Rate Discounts for Black Friday

You can get a jumpstart on Black Friday savings at Westgate Resorts by signing up to gain exclusive first access to the biggest sale of the year 24 hours before everyone else. Simply register ahead of time at www.westgateblackfriday.com now through 3 a.m. Thursday, November 26 to receive access to Westgate’s Black Friday Sale on Thanksgiving, a day before the general public sale that begins at 5 a.m. EST on Black Friday (November 27) and runs through Cyber Monday (November 30).By registering … [Read more...]

SeaWorld Orlando Announces Exclusive Park Deals for “Blue Friday”

SeaWorld Orlando recently released details on the return of its highly anticipated “Blue Friday” deals providing shoppers with special pricing on exclusive park experiences and admission to SeaWorld and Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark.Blue Friday deals provide the best value to experience SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration and allow the fun to continue throughout 2016, including all of SeaWorld’s special festivals and concerts.Deals include the following buy one, get one free (BOGO) offers … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Records Releases “The Good Dinosaur” Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Disney•Pixar's "The Good Dinosaur" has an original score by Academy Award -winning composer Mychael Danna and Emmy-nominated composer Jeff Danna. The soundtrack is available today. Directed by Peter Sohn and produced by Denise Ream ("Cars 2")."The Good Dinosaur" takes Arlo—and the audience—on an emotional journey of self-discovery. Filmmakers opted to tell the story in a new way, relying less on dialogue, while leaning into the power of nature, compelling characters and music that captures … [Read more...]

Great Wolf Lodge coming to Walt Disney World Area?

You may have heard about Great Wolf Lodge Resorts. They are based in Wisconsin and are a huge water park resort chain. They are planning another huge resort near Disney World. The plans are for an 800 unit hotel near Disney Springs. However, zoning allows for up to 1,400 unit hotel and timeshare units as well.They are currently in negotiations to buy a property owned by Garrison Orlando LLC."Great Wolf Resorts is always interested in expanding and bringing our unique indoor water park … [Read more...]

espnW Teams with Marvel Comics for “Super” Take on 2015 “IMPACT25” List

espnW has teamed with Marvel Comics to create “super” takes on the 2015 “IMPACT25” list, which recognizes athletes and influencers who have made the biggest mark on women in sports this year – 24 nominees, and The espnW Woman of the Year. A collection of Marvel artists will utilize their various creative styles to highlight the special talents of the honorees and create a super version of each.To kick off the series, Marvel created an illustration of U.S. Women’s National Team star Carli … [Read more...]

Enter Disney’s “Share Your Child’s Story” Contest

Disney and LEGO DUPLO love helping kids activate their imaginations. The share Your Child’s Story contest gives families the chance to play, explore and create their own Disney stories. Encourage your child to create a Disney story inspired by the LEGO DUPLO Disney Play Sets for a chance to win big:GRAND PRIZE: One Grand Prize Winner will receive one product from each of the LEGO DUPLO Disney Play Sets, and the Grand Prize Winner’s submission will be transformed into a stop motion video to … [Read more...]

Walt Disney’s The Legacy Collection Box Set: Share The Magic Of Disney Music And Legacy This Holiday Season

One of the year’s most acclaimed series of special edition albums, Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection, is available now. The long-awaited and much anticipated, 12-album, 28-disc collectors’ box gift set celebrates the anniversaries of Disney’s most cherished and classic films that have been enchanting audiences for generations.This CD series combines great songs, background scores and rare recordings from over a half-century of animation classics--plus music from Disneyland® Park. In … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company Donated $1.5 Million Dollars to Feeding America

 Feeding America, the nation's leading hunger-relief organization, salutes The Walt Disney Company for its $1.5 million donation, the vast majority of which will provide grants to 60 food banks across the nation to expand their local fresh produce sourcing and distribution programs.The ABC daytime series will also feature a segment about teenager Katie Stagliano, who founded Katie's Krops, a youth-based garden initiative. During the segment, Katie will talk about how her childhood … [Read more...]

50 Years Ago Today Walt Disney World was Announced

This happened way before my time, but it was an amazing day in history for those of us that love Disney. Walt Disney World was announced 50 years ago today! The Orlando/Central Florida would never be the same again. The amazing Walt Disney himself made the big announcement.As you can see in the above image, Walt Disney, along with his brother Roy Disney and Florida's Governor at the time Haydon Burns, were there for the announcement. The announcement was made at a hotel on Lake Eola, which … [Read more...]