Disneyspeak: Do You Speak Disney’s Language?


Chip & Company would like to extend a Pooh-sized welcome to all Guests! Come one, come all Cast Members and VoluntEARS to the Show. We hope you’ll find us to be a Fantasmic Innovention and refer to us often as an E-Ticket Attraction. Consider us your Automagic Fastpass to the Utilidors of Disney knowledge! The world of Walt Disney entertainment is so unique it requires its own language. Some words originated directly from Walt and his Imagineers. Others, it seems, have grown into their own … [Read more...]

Miss America Contestants Share Their Disney Memories at Walt Disney World Resort


This past fall, the reigning Miss America Teresa Scanlan, along with all 53 Miss America contestants, visited the Walt Disney World Resort. Check out this video clip in which Miss New York, Miss Hawaii and others share their fondest Disney memories.Tune in to ABC on Jan. 14 at 9 p.m. to see these lovely ladies compete for the crown in “The 2012 Miss America Pageant” and to catch more of their Walt Disney World Resort visit.Related articlesDisney Parks Celebrates 5th Annual Walt … [Read more...]

Disney Parks Celebrates 5th Annual Walt Disney World Moms Panel Allowing Guests to Ask Vacation Planning Questions in Spanish


Included in the Fifteen New Park-Savvy Panelists are the First-Ever Disneyland Resort and runDisney Specialists Disney Parks announced today the Walt Disney World Moms Panel has unveiled a new feature – the panelists can receive and answer guests’ questions in Spanish. In addition to the first-ever bilingual offerings, two new specialty areas will be added to the site − Disneyland Resort and runDisney. These features are available to guests at www.DisneyWorldMoms.com.The Walt Disney World … [Read more...]

Brazilian runner wins second straight Disney World Marathon


Brazilian runner wins second straight Disney Marathon after fierce battle with perennial winner Adriano Bastos; Virginia Beach’s Renee High easily wins women’s title; field of more than 16,500 pushes weekend total to record 56,000 runnersBrazilian runner Fredison Costa did it again, holding off his heavily-favored countryman Adriano Bastos on Sunday to win his second straight Walt Disney World Marathon.Costa waged a fierce battle with the 7-time champion Bastos throughout the 26.2 mile … [Read more...]

Disney and GM Renew Contract and Create Magic for Guests at a Re-Imagined Test Track Experience


Disney and General Motors have renewed their long-term business relationship with a new multi-year corporate alliance.As part of the new alliance, GM will be actively involved with Walt Disney Imagineering in the development of a re-imagined, design-centric Test Track experience. The refurbished Test Track will be presented by one of GM’s most famous brands, Chevrolet. As Chevrolet marks its 100th anniversary, the new alliance agreement enables General Motors to tell its story in new and … [Read more...]