Club Penguin – Inspiring kids to help children in Haiti


Young fans of the virtual world of Club Penguin ( recently got the opportunity to share the joy of play and creativity, and help build a new school for children whose lives were devastated by the earthquake in Haiti.The Art for Haiti initiative encouraged kids around the world who play Club Penguin to submit drawings of what fun means to them and vote on their favorite entry. A Club Penguin artist then travelled to Haiti to paint the top choice, which showed three … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving turkey no longer welcome in Disneyland


The Thanksgiving turkey traditionally spared by the US president will no longer go to Disneyland, where it has been a star of the show in recent years, the theme park said Friday.As the United States gears up for its annual feast next Thursday, a spokeswoman said the California resort had decided to end the custom of hosting the pardoned bird, which has been part of its Thanksgiving parade."Originally we brought the turkey here during the 50th anniversary of Disneyland, as maybe a … [Read more...]

Alice in Wonderland is coming to Bluray Feb 2011!


This classic 1951 Walt Disney animated tale is coming to Bluray on February 1, 2011. To celebrate the film's 60th anniversary, Disney has digitally restored the animated Lewis Carroll classic novel in high definition!The Bluray will be jammed packed with bonus content including:Through the Keyhole: A Companion's Guide to Wonderland - View the movie in this special mode and discover references to the original Lewis Carroll classic - introduced by the voice of Alice, Kathryn … [Read more...]

Receive 20% Off the Hottest Merchandise at the Disney Store this “Black Friday” & “Cyber Monday”

This holiday, Disney Store will dazzle its guests with a wide range of exclusive Disney toys, seasonal décor, hand-crafted ornaments, and stocking stuffers for the entire family.  Bargain-hunters and night owls can get a head start on holiday shopping this year as Disney Store prepares to open more than 130 stores nationwide at midnight on “Magical Friday” Nov. 26 (Black Friday).Guests who arrive between midnight and 10 a.m. can take advantage of 20 percent off all items and “Magical … [Read more...]

Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford Makes $10 Million Gift to the Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children


In a special ceremony on a Florida Hospital rooftop, a sea of luminaries were released into the night sky to celebrate a significant gift to the Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children. T. Denny Sanford, one of the nation's leading philanthropists, generously made a $10 million donation to support Florida Hospital with its mission to create a state-of-the-art pediatric hospital and provide a brighter future for children's health care.In honor of Sanford's gift to the … [Read more...]