Buzz Lightyear returns from space to the Magic Kingdom

Disney Parks and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) today celebrated Buzz Lightyear's cosmic achievement as the longest tenured crew member in space with a ticker-tape parade down Main Street, U.S.A. in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort. Some of Buzz's new friends, including astronaut Buzz Aldrin and International Space Station Expedition 18 astronaut Michael Fincke, attended.After living his dream of space travel, Buzz Lightyear returned to Earth aboard Space … [Read more...]




Disney backs bullet train proposal

All aboard! You too, Mickey, Goofy, and Cinderella.On Friday, Florida officially applied for federal funds to begin building a high-speed rail link between Tampa and Orlando, and gained crucial support from Walt Disney World.The theme park is offering 50 acres of land valued at $25 million to build a station on or near the state's signature resort."Disney World is the number one tourist attraction in the world, so you'd have tons of people from all over who would see this," said … [Read more...]




Disney’s Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey

See how the Disney's Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey takes creative and imaginative teens from across the country & immerses them in a mind-blowing, life-changing experience theyll never forget. It's all about making dreams happen. And there's no better place than through hands-on experience with Disney Cast Members, executives and celebrity guests, who all share their blueprints for success.For more information, go to steveharvey.com/disneysdreamersacademy for details. … [Read more...]




Save $400 When You Stay at a Disneyland Resort Hotel!

Save $400 when you book a flight + hotel + 4-Day Disneyland® Resort Park Hopper® Bonus Ticket package for four nights at the Hotels of the Disneyland® Resort.Imagine, you’ll be right in the middle of the magic throughout your stay, just steps from both Theme Parks and all the spectacular entertainment, dining, and shopping of the Downtown Disney® District. Plus, you’ll experience Disney’s legendary service, day and night. What’s not to love about that?Book 8/14 - 12/15/09 by … [Read more...]




Disney’s Culinary Academy at the Disneyland Resort

Disney's Culinary Academy is a four-day, high energy program that instructs Disneyland Resort Cast Members on a number of culinary skills. Participants even receive 30 hours of accredited class time that can be used to pursue a career in the culinary arts. On the fourth day of class, six teams have to beat the clock to create a three-course meal from scratch. … [Read more...]