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Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap Dec. 21, 2014

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

This week, we had plenty of great holiday stories to share, including a behind the scenes video that featured some of the stars taking part in “Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration.”

The “Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration” airs December 25, 2014 on ABC-TV at 10 a.m. EST and 9 a.m. in most other time zones. Be sure to check your local listings and join the conversation online using the hashtag #DisneyParade.


And did you see? There are new open edition, graphic MagicBands in select locations at the four theme parks and Downtown Disney. Steven shared release dates:

December 12 – Sorcerer Mickey
December 14 – Minnie Mouse’s iconic polka dots
December 17 – Stitch
December 22 – Disney Princesses

Also, you can find solid color MagicBands and select accessories on our Disney Parks online store by visiting

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

“Frozen Fun” Sneak Peek Opens, Anna and Elsa Begin Greeting Guests at Disney California Adventure Park Tomorrow – Beginning this weekend, guests will begin to see a sneak peek of many of these exciting new “Frozen Fun” experiences, including “Freeze the Night! A Family Dance Party,” with more to follow over the next week!

Magic Kingdom Park Welcomes the Golden Coach from ‘Cinderella’ – As a special holiday offering, guests visiting Magic Kingdom Park will have the opportunity to see the actual coach featured in the upcoming live-action Disney film, “Cinderella.”

These Are the Gifts You’re Looking For At Disney Parks This Holiday Season – Disney Parks Blog author Steven Miller shares a few suggestions for Star Wars gifts this season.

Disney Parks After Dark: Reflections of Cars Land in the Rain – The neon lights of Cars Land glow even brighter after the rain. Take a look at these special shots!

Spending New Year’s Eve at Disney California Adventure Park – Read about the special New Year’s Eve activities, including a park-wide countdown to 2015 and fireworks over Paradise Pier.

‘World of Color’ Refurbishment Continues Innovative Approach for Conservation in Water Attractions at Disneyland Resort – Learn about how Disneyland Resort partners with the Orange County Water District to conserve when refurbishing all water-based attractions.