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Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap Jan. 5, 2014

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

We kicked off the New Year with a look ahead at some great reasons to visit the Walt Disney World Resort in 2014, including the debut of Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade at Magic Kingdom Park.


Visit Jennifer’s original story to see more reasons why you should be planning a vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort this year.


And we continued our previews on the Disney Parks Blog with a preview of new merchandise coming to Disney Parks in 2014. Check out Steven Miller’s early look at what’s ahead.

Here are some of the other stories we worked on to begin the year.

Stellar Wine Cellar at Napa Rose at Disneyland Resort – Ryland Brown, Sommelier at Napa Rose presents the restaurant’s excellent wine cellar.

Three Kings Day Celebration Moves to Disney California Adventure Park, January 3-6 – Disney ¡Viva Navidad! came to a close with a Three Kings Day celebration this week at Disney California Adventure park.

My Parting Shot At Disney Parks – See one of Gene Duncan’s favorite shots, as he signs off after a nearly 40 year career.

Windows on Main Street, U.S.A., at Disneyland Park: Cicely Rigdon – Read about Disney Legend Cicely Rigdon, a true part of Disneyland Resort history.

Year in Review: Disneyland Resort Through the Lens – Look at some of our favorite photos of Disneyland park from 2013, courtesy of Chief Photographer Paul Hiffmeyer.

We’re Giving Away a Vacation-a-Day Through January 31, 2014 During the Family Time Resolutions Sweepstakes! – See this exciting opportunity to win a 5-day/4-night vacation for four to either the Walt Disney World Resort or Disneyland Resort.

13 Disney Cruise Line Highlights of 2013 – A look back at the best moments for Disney Cruise Line in 2013.

A Year in Dining: The Top Five Milestones at Walt Disney World Resort – Five standout achievements in food at Walt Disney World Resort in 2013.