Disney Family Museum to honor Richard Sherman

Gala Fundraisers are a common event to raise funds and honor a distinguished member.  The Disney Family Museum is joining in with their first gala fundraising event to honor non other than Richard Sherman.   The museum which opened to the public in 2009, was created by Diane Disney Miller, the oldest daughter of Walt and Lillian Disney.   The museum, located in the Presidio in San Francisco is a non profit organization which although dedicated to the life and work of Walt Disney is not … [Read more...]

In-Room Surprises Make Disney Trips Even More Magical!

 Now you can make your Walt Disney World vacation even more magical! Surprise someone special in your life by including a Disney-themed Welcome or Birthday “In-Room Gifting Experience” with your package. These personalized surprises, can be set up in your  Disney hotel room to create a one-of-a-kind experience!!There are two magical surprises to choose from:A Disney Pal Surprise! A personalized welcome celebration has been prepared, as if Mickey and the gang created a … [Read more...]

Disney Parks Continues Special Ticket, Room Rates In A Salute to U.S. Military

Disney has shared some exciting news- special military pricing has been extended through December 20th, 2015.  Theme park tickets and accommodation offers  for active duty and retired U.S. military personnel at Disney's domestic sites will remain available for bookings into December.   Walt Disney World ticket prices will be the same as the current offer which is:Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Park Hopper Option for $177 each, plus tax Disney 4-Day Military … [Read more...]

Disney Commits $1 Million to UNCF: Investment in America’s Future Leaders

The Walt Disney Company is committed to helping America's Future Leaders. UNCF (United Negro College Fund), one of the nation’s leading minority scholarship organizations, announced a $1 million commitment from The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) to provide scholarships to outstanding African American students and give them the tools to realize their professional goals.The Walt Disney Company UNCF Corporate Scholars Program, administered by UNCF, will offer financial assistance to … [Read more...]

What Size Cooler Can You Take In The Disney Parks?

Bringing food with you in the parks is not only allowed it is also a great way to save money at the Disney Parks.Did you know coolers are permitted in the Disney parks, with or without wheels - as long as they are not full-sized? It sure can be handy to have one!  You will want your cooler to be smaller than 24" length x 15" width x 18" height. To give you an idea of approximately how big that is - think of the large locker size. Coolers will be inspected for glass and alcoholic beverages … [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why You Should Join The Disneyana Fan Club

 Before we go in to why you should join the Disneyana Fan Club - let's talk a little bit about this "secret" club that's not so "secret" any more! The Disneyana Fan Club is THE club for Disney enthusiasts. It is made up of members from all over the world. (I want to say a quick g'day to my fellow members "down under" in Australia!) This non-profit organization is dedicated to preserving and sharing the rich legacy of Walt Disney. The goal is to provide Disneyana enthusiasts of all ages … [Read more...]

Birds Eye Vegetables Teams Up with Disney and Laura Marano to Launch Veggin in L.A. Sweepstakes

Birds Eye veggies and The Walt Disney Company are working together to get kids in the US  to eat more veggies. It is titled  The Veggin’ In LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes presented by Birds Eye. They want to show kids that eating veggies can be fun and cool.The sweepstakes will end September 24. The grand prize is a trip to Los Angeles to “veg out” and you will get a private dinner party with Laura Marano, You may recognize her as the star of the Disney Channel show "Austin and … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company Announces Participants for a New Program

The Walt Disney Company  announced 11 startup companies that have been picked for a new mentorship and investment program. Disney Accelerator, which is powered by Techstars, is a 15 week program that gives these companies access to the top Disney executives, up to $120,000 investment to further their companies, they also get access to some great resources from The Walt Disney Company.The 11 companies participating will meet with some mentors including the CEO Robert A. Iger, and others from … [Read more...]

Disneyland Dubai in the works?

Hiya boys and girls! It's Anonymouse here with some exciting Disney Gossip. It appears that Favilli Studios and RIVA Creative may be preparing to pitch Disneyland Dubai to The Walt Disney Company.With Disneyland Shanghai still in construction, Disneyland Dubai would be several years in the future. However, a resort in the Middle East would make sense given the number of people in the area. One of the many challenges Disney will face is the soaring temperatures of the desert and keeping the … [Read more...]

Disney Legend Tony Baxter and Designer and Sculptor Terri Hardin to Appear at Walt Disney’s Carolwood Barn in April

Disney Legend and Walt Disney Imagineering Creative Advisor Tony Baxter, and designer, sculptor and puppeteer Terri Hardin will be making an appearance at Walt Disney’s Carolwood Barn.Tony Baxter began his time with The Walt Disney Company working on Main Street, U.S.A. in Disneyland and worked his way up to Senior Vice President of Creative Development at Walt Disney Imagineering. He worked on the design of some of the most famous attractions in the Disney Parks and had much influence in … [Read more...]