The Disney Blog Carnival for July is now LIVE!

It’s back! The new improved Blog Carnival is now live on the Dismarks site. This months edition has some great articles from all the best Disney blogs, including some brand new ones!Check it out here!There is even a link to the previous editions in case you missed it. … [Read more...]



Ilene Woods dies at 81 voice of Disney’s Cinderella

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Woods was an 18-year-old radio singer when Walt Disney asked her to give voice to the sweet stepdaughter who finds her Prince Charming. Woods gave the character warmth and made her likeable.Ilene Woods, who provided the speaking and singing voice for the title character in Walt Disney's classic 1950 animated feature " Cinderella," has died. She was 81.Woods, a Calabasas resident, died of causes related to Alzheimer's disease Thursday at a nursing and rehabilitation center in Canoga … [Read more...]



Disney testing new entertainment options in Pleasure Island

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This article comes to us from Attractions Magazine:Disney has been testing some new entertainment options at Downtown Disney for the past few weeks. It seems the Celebrate Tonight show in Pleasure Island which featured DJs and stilt walkers is no longer running. There are some new entertainment options in the area.During a trip to Pleasure Island last night, many different acts were taking turns entertaining the crowds as Disney managers looked on. Acts were set up in the spot where … [Read more...]



Five Arrested in Disney World and Universal Ticket Scam

An Orlando police officer has been charged with selling discounted employee passes to Walt Disney World on craigslist.com, court documents revealed.Officer Wendell Robey was charged along with his wife and three other individuals with grand theft for allegedly selling tickets to the amusement park as well as Universal Orlando, The Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel said.Robey moonlighted at the Universal theme park and obtained employee passes marked "Not for Sale" that he sold to buyers who … [Read more...]



Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap July 5th

As we’ve shared, there’s a nice choice of fireworks shows to see this Fourth of July at the Walt Disney World Resort. And at Disneyland Resort, you won’t want to miss our salute to America’s Independence Day: “Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky.” To get you started this week, we posted video featuring some of our fireworks shows – past and present. Here it is if you missed it:And now, take a look at a few other stories that grabbed your attention this … [Read more...]