Disney Storytelling Event at the D23 Expo will Include a Special Announcement


A strong commitment to corporate citizenship is as much a part of The Walt Disney Company's heritage as the family entertainment that has delighted and captivated audiences for decades. Disney opens a new chapter in that level of commitment at the D23 Expo on Friday, August 19, 2011 in the Anaheim Convention Center Main Hall. A special announcement will be part of a storytelling event featuring two of America's best-known and most popular writers, Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, and David … [Read more...]

U.S. Coast Guard Band to Perform at Disneyland Resort on July 14

On July 14, the U.S. Coast Guard Band will perform at 4 p.m. on the Palisades Stage in Disney California Adventure park. They are the premiere band representing the U.S. Coast Guard and the Department of Homeland Security.The 55-member ensemble has performed at some of the most prestigious venues in the nation, including Carnegie Hall. In 2008, the band became the first American military band to perform a concert tour of Japan.Source Disney Parks BlogRelated articlesThe … [Read more...]

Goofy’s Sky School Complete Transformation of Paradise Pier


Guests will enjoy wild, hilarious flying lessons beginning July 1 at Goofy’s Sky School, one of several new attractions and restaurants opening in Paradise Pier at Disney California Adventure park. Along with the debut of The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure, these new experiences will complete the transformation of Paradise Pier, a section of the park reminiscent of a seaside amusement park of the 1930s.The fun at Paradise Pier adds to the excitement of Disney … [Read more...]

Disney Character News and Rumors for July 2011

Walt Disney WorldPhineas and Ferb are now appearing daily in Disney's Hollywood Studios After a short break Lightening McQueen and Mater are meeting again daily at DHS with a new look for Cars 2 Also staying in DHS, Winnie the Pooh has replaced Lotso in the Art of Animation building and is appearing daily Moving to the Magic Kingdom, sadly both Flynn Rider and Prince Naveen are no longer meeting regularly... there have been lots of people upset about this change so hopefully Disney … [Read more...]

Photos: The Little Mermaid Dark Ride Preview


The new Little Mermaid dark ride opened up at California Adventure on June 3, with soft opens beforehand as well as annual passholder previews. I was able to check out the soft opening preview and snapped a few pictures for you.Check them out below.      Related articles'The Rocketeer' Celebrates 20 Years (chipandco.com) Photo and Fun Facts from The Little Mermaid - Ariel's Undersea Adventure (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]