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Magic Kingdom Park Mountain Challenge Completed

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager


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Earlier this morning, I shared my plans to conquer the mountains of Magic Kingdom Park for the 24-hour party. I’m happy to report that my challenge has been completed. Here’s a quick look back at my journey.

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My morning started with an out-of-this-world journey on Space Mountain in Tomorrowland. I love the entrance and exit queue at this attraction. When I was younger, I would stand for hours listening to the music. One day, I want to recreate the lighting and decor in my home.

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My next stop was Seven Dwarfs Mine Train in New Fantasyland. The Dwarfs cottage in the queue may be my favorite thing as it looks like it leaped off the movie screen. I also enjoy the launch down the first hill, and the climb with the shadows of the Dwarfs projected on the wall is awesome!

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My afternoon saw a stop at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad in Frontierland. A special thanks to attractions cast member Miguel for jumping in my photo at the entrance. The image made me laugh after I saw it. Once again, the queue for this ride is fantastic. There are so many hidden details including my favorite, a nod to Rosita from the Tropical Serenade in Adventureland.

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I finished my mountain challenge with a drop down Chikapin Hill at Splash Mountain in Frontierland. I managed to get a face full of water while riding in the last row. I consider it the perfect start to the “Coolest Summer Ever” at Walt Disney World Resort.

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Find Your Favorite Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration Souvenir During our 24-Hour Event

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Michelle Harker, Manager, Merchandise Marketing & Communications, Disneyland Resort


With so many dazzling Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration merchandise choices, it wasn’t hard to get caught up in the excitement during our recent shopping adventures at the Disneyland Resort. Ashley and I were all ears trying to find out what Disney fans were buzzing about!

It took Ashley and I only a moment to find our favorites.

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Erin continued to dazzle us, setting her sights on the Diamond Collection. Something sparkly for America’s Sweetheart!

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What about Tyler? Well he couldn’t resist keeping us on track with the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration train.

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Last but not least, Rachel loved the Diamond Celebration ALEX AND ANI bangles so much that she got one for her mom, too!

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Where have your shopping adventures taken you Diamond Celebration so far?

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There’s ‘Reel’ Fun to be Had Tonight at Disneyland Park

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment


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Among the fun and unique happenings today at Disneyland Resort for our 24-hour event are screenings of some of your favorite movies.

Step in time to the Main Street Opera House for a special sing-along version of Walt Disney’s classic “Mary Poppins,” starting in just a few minutes at 6 p.m. It’s going to be “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” and if you can’t make it over there right away, we’re doing it all again at 10 p.m., 12:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m.

Over at the Tomorrowland Theater, you can perch on the edge of your seat for screenings of “Guardians of the Galaxy” at 10 p.m. and 3 a.m. and “The Avengers” at 12:15 a.m.

Whichever movie you choose, it’ll be a great way to pass a couple of those hours on your way to 24!

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Get Set to Watch Disney Parks Nighttime Entertainment – Live!

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Social Media Manager


The sun is setting here at Magic Kingdom Park which only means the fun is heating up! We couldn’t be more thrilled to bring you some very special opportunities tonight – the ability to enjoy our park’s amazing nighttime entertainment live from your desktop or mobile devices.

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Photo Gallery: 12 Hours of Fun, Food at Magic Kingdom Park

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Social Media Manager


We’ve officially reached our midpoint of the Coolest Summer Ever 24-hour kickoff event. So far we’ve seen a ton of guests showing off their #DisneySide in some pretty amazing costumes, tagged along while Nate snacked his way through the park (he’s finally finished, by the way), and Steven is continuing his mountain challenge at the park.

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Guests Sparkle for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-Hour Event

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Erin Glover, Social Media Director, Disneyland Resort


Disneyland park is bustling this morning with guests kicking off the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration during our 24-hour event.

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Cheers to Me! It’s Dinnertime at Magic Kingdom Park

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Nate Rasmussen, Archivist, Marketing Resource Center


Lots of guests visit one of our amazing restaurants at dinnertime when visiting a Disney Park, but there are lots of quick options to enjoy too. I decided to head over to Gaston’s Tavern for dinner.

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Lunching Across the Disneyland Resort

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Rachel Brent, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator


We received so many votes in our Disneyland Resort lunch poll, we couldn’t just choose one place to eat. We divided and conquered!

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‘Frozen’ Fun is in Store Tonight at Magic Kingdom Park

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment


We’re almost halfway through our “Coolest Summer Ever” kickoff event at Magic Kingdom Park, and there’s still a ton of cool stuff yet to come!

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Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration Brings ‘Sweet’ Surprises

posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Michelle Harker, Manager, Merchandise Marketing & Communications, Disneyland Resort


Is there anything sweeter than the kick-off to the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration? In my case, yes! There are dazzling and delectable new confections debuting in the candy kitchens at the Disneyland Resort, and I have all the details!

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