Events, Attractions, and More Coming to Disney in 2011

The Highway in the Sky

2011 will be a year of “Disney dream vacations,” both figuratively and literally.  Guests will be making memories over the horizon in Egypt, Hawaii and Alaska, on the aqua waters of the Bahamas, under the sea, over croc and rhino gullies and beyond the solar system.During 2011, premieres will include an Adventures by Disney itinerary to the land of the pyramids, a Disney Parks virtual itinerary in stunning 3-D to the galaxy of Star Wars, a Disney’s Animal Kingdom ‘Wild Africa Trek’ … [Read more...]

Disney Show Me the Love Sweepstakes


One Grand Prize winner will receive an all-inclusive Miraval Experience including:Round trip transportation to and from the Tucson International Airport An experience guide, Miraval tote bag and sustainable, reusable water canteen upon arrival. Luxurious, casita-style accommodations in one of the 118 rooms and suites situated on 400 lush acres set against the backdrop of the Santa Catalina Mountains. All healthful and flavorful meals, snacks, smoothies and non-alcoholic beverages. … [Read more...]

Dining Out At Disney vs. Bringing Your Own Food

If you are trying to save money, there is always the option of bringing food into the park. Some people like to bring in their entire meal, others snacks and some like to enjoy everything that the park has to offer. So let's compare the options and see what you gain or lose by doing either bringing food into the park or eating out.One easy item you can bring into the parks to save money is water, plastic bottled water. It will save you save you money if you drink a lot, which is important to … [Read more...]

Disney Friends for Change Helps Kids Help the Planet

Disney (NYSE:DIS) today announced the latest results of voting by kids on the Disney Friends for Change website. Disney Friends for Change is a multiplatform environmental initiative that helps kids help the planet. This round of voting is the first to include kids from around the world since Disney Friends for Change expanded into Latin America and Europe.The voting is part of an overall call to action for kids to make a difference in their local … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Studios Celebrates 12 Oscar nominations


The Walt Disney Studios is proud to announce its 2010 films have earned 12 Oscar® nominations. Today, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced five nominations for Disney•Pixar’s Toy Story 3, including for the coveted title of Best Picture; three for Alice in Wonderland, and one each for Day & Night, Tangled, The Tempest and TRON: Legacy.“2010 was a banner year for The Walt Disney Studios, and we are thrilled that the Academy has chosen to recognize both our animated … [Read more...]