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Christina Applegate Enjoys Halloween Time at Disneyland Park

posted on October 21st, 2015 by George Savvas, Public Relations Director, Disneyland Resort


Actress Christina Applegate visited the Disneyland Resort recently to attend Mickey’s Halloween Party with her daughter Sadie.

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Before the evening festivities began, we caught up with them in Town Square where Minnie Mouse stopped by to share in some bewitching Halloween Time magic!

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#DisneyFamilia Celebridades Have Fun With Their Favorite Disney Characters!

posted on October 21st, 2015 by Sarah Domenech, International Public Relations Manager


From spending time with Donald Duck in Mexico to having an out of this world aventura with Stitch, celebrities sure know how to make the best of their time at Walt Disney World Resort!

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Actors Sebastian Rulli and Angelique Boyer couldn’t pass on the opportunity to meet Donald at the Mexico Pavilion in Epcot. The soap opera couple had lots of fun posing with one of the Three Caballeros before riding the Grand Fiesta Tour!

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Meanwhile, Mexican host Galilea Montijo was all sonrisas when she met Mickey Mouse at Epcot, this time in front of Spaceship Earth.

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At Magic Kingdom Park, Colombian singer Carlos Vives met the lovely but very mischievous Stitch after riding Space Mountain with his familia.

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And Cristian de la Fuente had a friendly competition of strength with Gaston at New Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom Park while his wife, actress Angélica Castro, and daughter Laura watched on. Who do you think was the winner?

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‘Scandal’ Actress Bellamy Young Visits Walt Disney World Resort

posted on October 17th, 2015 by Anne Macklin, Talent Relations Manager, Disney Destinations


ABC “Scandal” First Lady, Bellamy Young, stopped to snap a quick selfie with Snow White during her first visit to Walt Disney World Resort. Bellamy was here as a guest on ABC’s “The Chew” which taped a week of programming in the middle of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.

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Disney Legend Kurt Russell Visits Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

posted on October 10th, 2015 by Anne Macklin, Talent Relations Manager, Disney Destinations


We caught up with Disney Legend Kurt Russell at this year’s Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. Kurt came to visit to share his passion and love of wine and to showcase his GoGi label (pronounced GO-Ghee), which launched in 2008.

The year 2015 marks GoGi’s debut at the Festival. Kurt hosted a wine seminar and bottle signings with his Pinot Noir and GoGi Chardonnay, which is dubbed “Goldie,” a nod to his longtime sweetheart.

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Actress Melissa Joan Hart Visits Magic Kingdom Park

posted on September 23rd, 2015 by Anne Macklin, Talent Relations Manager, Disney Destinations


Do you know who the latest celeb to visit Walt Disney World Resort is? Melissa Joan Hart!

It was a Buzz Lightyear, “Monsters, Inc.“-inspired birthday celebration for 3 year old Tucker Wilkerson, son of Melissa Joan Hart and husband Mark Wilkerson. The family, along with older brothers Mason (9) and Brayden (7), spent the weekend at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

Melissa Joan Hart vacations with family at Walt Disney World Resort

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Comedian Martin Lawrence Visits Walt Disney World Resort

posted on September 20th, 2015 by Anne Macklin, Talent Relations Manager, Disney Destinations


Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Martin Lawrence treated his daughter, Amara, to a day at Walt Disney World Resort to celebrate her 13th birthday. Both Martin and Amara are avid Disney thrill-seekers. When I met up with the father/daughter pair they’d just finished riding one of Amara’s favorites, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. Martin is in town for a stop on his Comedy tour at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

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Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap

posted on September 20th, 2015 by Thomas Smith, Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks


This week, we debuted our new show, “Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular,” during the first Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party of the season at the Walt Disney World Resort.

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The wicked Sanderson Sisters, who last appeared in Disney’s 1993 film “Hocus Pocus,” visit the mortal world for an all-new adventure, with a plan to use their magic to throw the best, evil Halloween party this side of the graveyard.

Blog author Shawn Slater talked with Show Director Denise Case, who gave us a first look at the Sanderson Sisters’ return.

“Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular” is presented exclusively during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, held on special evenings through November 1 at Magic Kingdom Park.

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Also, Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is underway and there’s a lot to experience this time of the year from Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy to the new dazzling nighttime entertainment courtesy of the ongoing Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration.

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Here are some of the other stories we worked on this week:

Dia de los Muertos Treats Debut at the Disneyland Resort – Fall is in the air at the Disneyland Resort, and festive Halloween treats have materialized in Candy Kitchens to kick off the season!

Halloween Tricks and Treats from Disney Floral & Gifts – It’s so much fun to dress up as a favorite character and celebrate the Halloween “Disney style.” Find out how to bring the magic to your Disney Resort room.

Disney Parks After Dark: A Unique View of ‘Disneyland Forever’ Fireworks at Disneyland Park – Check out the new “Disneyland Forever” fireworks from a unique perspective.

First Look: Spellbinding New Halloween Novelty Items at Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World Resort – We’ve conjured up images of this year’s Halloween novelty souvenir items for an exclusive sneak peek on the Disney Parks Blog.

Holidays at the Disneyland Resort Shows and Attractions Join ‘Paint the Night’ Parade, ‘Disneyland Forever’ Fireworks and More – Holidays at the Disneyland Resort begins November 13, and we’re excited to share details on what this dazzling holiday season will bring to Disneyland park, Disney California Adventure park and the Downtown Disney District.

Nick and Vanessa Lachey Enjoy a Dazzling Day at Disneyland Park – Singer and TV personality Nick Lachey and his wife, actress Vanessa Lachey, visited Disneyland park recently with their son Camden, who is celebrating his third birthday this month.

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Nick and Vanessa Lachey Enjoy a Dazzling Day at Disneyland Park

posted on September 15th, 2015 by George Savvas, Public Relations Director, Disneyland Resort


Singer and TV personality Nick Lachey and his wife, actress Vanessa Lachey, visited Disneyland park recently with their son Camden, who is celebrating his third birthday this month.

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We captured this family photo near Floral Mickey (a favorite photo spot of the Lacheys) just as they began their special day in the park.

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‘Descendants’ Star Sofia Carson on the Disney Fantasy

posted on September 9th, 2015 by Jonathan Frontado, Disney Cruise Line


Actress Sofia Carson, star of Disney’s “Descendants,” had the chance to meet Captain Mickey when she was on the Disney Fantasy. Starting this week, Disney cruisers can watch Descendants on Funnel Vision (the jumbo screen by the family pool) aboard all four ships to see Sofia in her role as Evie, daughter of the Evil Queen.

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Matt Damon Celebrates at Disneyland Park

posted on September 1st, 2015 by George Savvas, Public Relations Director, Disneyland Resort


Actor Matt Damon celebrated a family birthday recently with a special visit to the Disneyland Resort.

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We caught up with him at Matterhorn Bobsleds just in time to catch him making “splashdown” with family and friends.

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