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Fans Vote ‘Sorcerer Mickey’ As The Star In Our ‘Fantasmic’ Wallpaper

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager


Well, our Disney Parks Blog fans voted and it looks like it will be Sorcerer Mickey wallpaper unleashed tonight!

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This lovely graphic, created by Disney artist Mike Britton, celebrates the color of “Fantasmic!”, sort of like how the show celebrates the wonder of Mickey’s imagination.

Be sure to check out the terms of use about using the wallpaper before you download it.

Thanks for joining our live stream tonight. Be sure to keep an eye on the Disney Parks Blog for future #DisneyParksLIVE events.

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LIVE STREAM: Tune In To Watch ‘Fantasmic!’ Live At 6:50 p.m. EST

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager


UPDATE: This live event has concluded. Please keep your eye on the Disney Parks Blog for future live events.

We’re just moments away from bringing you our first-ever live stream of “Fantasmic!” from Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It’s a guest-favorite show that explores the magic of Mickey Mouse’s imagination – and the adventure he embarks upon when the Disney villains show up to try to turn his dream “into a nightmare Fantasmic.”

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The show will start promptly at 7 p.m., but because we love sharing behind-the-scenes info and interviews, we’re starting 10 minutes early for some pre-show content and a few special guests.

While we wait for the parade to begin, please visit the comments section below and tell us where you’re watching from and who you’re watching with. Also, join the conversation online by following @DisneyParks or using the hashtag #DisneyParksLIVE.

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Meet Aulani’s ‘Ohana: Fitness Instructor at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Michael Ramirez, Public Relations Manager, Disney Destinations


With Hawaii’s breathtaking landscape and tropical temperatures, it’s the perfect destination to enjoy the outdoors and be active. At Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, we offer something for everyone, including many options to keep you energized and fit!

As part of our “Meet Aulani’s ‘Ohana” series, I’d like to introduce you to Chasen, one of our friendly fitness instructors. The resort not only has a state-of-the-art fitness center, but also offers a variety of classes and bootcamps for Aulani resort guests – most complimentary.

Learn about Chasen’s role, as well as a few of our fitness offerings in the video below.

Looking to stay fit while on vacation at Aulani? Check the Daily ‘Iwa for daily class schedules.

For more “Meet Aulani’s ‘Ohana” posts, visit the posts below:

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This February, Treat Your Love to Something New at Disney Springs

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Darcy Clark, Disney Springs Marketing Manager


Valentine’s Day is February 14th, but why limit date night to just one Sunday? I’ve always considered Disney Springs one of the very best spots for a fun night out, whether you’re looking for a treat yo’ self-splurge or something more casual and carefree.

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Reservations Now Open for New Table-Service Dining at River Belle Terrace in Disneyland Park

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Rachel Bshero, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator


One of the original restaurants at Disneyland park, River Belle Terrace (under a variety of names) has been serving up home-style eats and Southern hospitality for more than sixty years. On February 10, the next chapter for River Belle Terrace will begin as the restaurant reopens as a table-service location, featuring barbecue favorites, tasty sides and more.

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know the Adventures by Disney Costa Rica Vacation?

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Amanda Adler, Public Relations Manager


Imagine vacationing amongst astonishing natural beauty on the Adventures by Disney Costa Rica vacation. I’m about to set off on this adventure through the heart of the Central American rainforest, and I’ll be sure to share my experiences with you along the way. Until then, test your knowledge about this amazing itinerary by taking the quiz below.

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A Knightly Transformation at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique in Disney Springs Marketplace

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager


This year marks the 10th Anniversary since the first Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique opened at Disney Springs Marketplace. For the past 10 years, a team of Fairy Godmothers-in-training have turned thousands of guests ages 3-12 into Disney princesses at this enchanted beauty salon. In early 2015, my fellow author Darcy Clark shared a great recap of her niece Harper’s magical transformation. Did you know the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique also offers a makeover experience for brave knights? Here’s what I discovered when I booked an appointment for my son Athan.

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All in the Details: Exploring Jungle Skipper Canteen at Magic Kingdom Park

posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager


Ask a server at Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd. Skipper Canteen where the best seat in the house is, and in true Jungle Cruise fashion, he or she may respond with, “Inside!”

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Moms Panel Monday: Getting the Most Out of Your Vacation Time

posted on February 1st, 2016 by Leanne O'Regan, Director, Social Media, Disney Parks


If you’re like me, you probably think planning a vacation is so much fun! We want to make sure we’re doing all we can to make the most of our precious time-off. Following up to last week’s Moms Panel Monday where we shared ideas on the best time of year to visit Disney Parks, this week we look at how to truly get the most out of your Disney vacation.

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New Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration HARVEYS Attraction Totes Debut

posted on February 1st, 2016 by Michelle Harker, Manager, Merchandise Marketing & Communications, Disneyland Resort


Are you ready to see the next wave of attraction poster totes from HARVEYS created for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration?

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