D23 Brings Magic and Merriment to Walt Disney World Resort

This past weekend members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club enjoyed two full days of holiday happenings at Walt Disney World Resort during the club’s annual Magic and Merriment event. In fact, the event was so popular in past years that D23 doubled the capacity this year by offering the event two times. And the excitement was capped with a royal engagement.The merriment kicked off inside World Showplace at Epcot where guests were treated to presentations that offered an insider’s look at … [Read more...]



Capturing Disney in Pictures: 11th Day of Christmas at Goofy’s Candy Co.

All things sweet at Goofy's Candy Co.

Every photo has a story... Downtown Disney...the ultimate in Disney themed shopping and dining.  But what about dessert?  No trip to Downtown Disney would be complete without a stop by Goofy's Candy Company.  All kids, even the kid-at-heart, should definitely stop in for some yummy holiday treats, Goofy style!Goofy’s Candy Co. has a wide variety, in all the most mouth-watering colors, of candy, cupcakes, cookies, pastries, Rice Krispie Treats, slushies, and chocolate-covered caramel apples … [Read more...]



Walt Disney Imagineers Install Nemo Icons at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

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There couldn’t be a better occasion to share a sneak peek at the new Disney’s Art of Animation Resort than today, Walt Disney’s birthday.Walt was a pioneer in the art form of hand-drawn animation, and continually experimented with new technology and storytelling mediums (like television) that would give him new ways to bring stories and characters to life.Walt Disney Imagineers will continue this tradition in 2012 with the debut of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, which will allow … [Read more...]



Capturing Disney in Pictures: 8th Day of Christmas Riding the WDW Monorail

Hop a WDW monorail for magical transportation.

Every photo has a story."Por favor mantenganse alejado de las puertas. Ladies and Gentlemen, please collect your belongings and watch your head and step. Please assist small children by the hand." If you've ever ridden on a Disney monorail, this simple exit speech is etched into your Disney memory forever.Picture this...since the 1971 opening of Walt Disney World, the monorail system has carried more than one billion passengers.  The WDW Resort Monorail System, the most heavily traveled … [Read more...]



Major Disney Auction features 1953 Disneyland Prospectus

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Phil Weiss Auctions of Oceanside NY will be presenting a major auction of Disney Memorabilia Sat. Dec. 17 including Walt Disney's original vision on paper for Disneyland.The auction is part of a weekend of sales at the gallery and online including dolls, toys, trains and action figures to satisfy any age kids’ holiday dreams come true.The feature is a one-of-a-kind item that depicts Walt Disney's dream before it came true.LOT #1194 - DISNEYLAND Original 1953 Prospectus with … [Read more...]