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Disney Parks Blog Time Capsule: March 2014

Erin Glover

by , Director, Publicity, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Three years ago this month, we celebrated moments in Disney history big and small. Take a look!

1964 Photos: Walt Disney and the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland Park

1964 Photos: Walt Disney and the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland Park
In one of my all-time favorite Disney Parks Blog posts, George Savvas took us back to Walt Disney’s 1964 tour of the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland park.

Today in Disney History: Fantasy Faire Opens at Disneyland Park, 2013
To celebrate the one-year anniversary of Fantasy Faire, which opened in March 2013, I had the opportunity to interview Mr. Smythe and Mr. Jones, who bring classic Disney tales to life each day at the the Royal Theatre.

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The History of the Disneyland Monorail: Mark V, 1986-2008
We continued our series on the history of the Disneyland Monorail with the Mark V, which ran at the resort from 1986-2008.

Global Sing-Along Celebrates 50th Anniversary of ‘it’s a small world’
In March 2014, we kicked off the 50th anniversary celebration of “it’s a small world,” – the classic Disney Parks attraction that opened as a tribute to UNICEF’s work for children around the world at the 1964 New York World’s Fair.

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This Week in Disney History: ‘Love Bug’ Day at Disneyland Park, 1969
And celebrating one of my favorite moments in Disney history, we shared this story about the day 101 decorated Volkswagen Beetles made their way down Main Street, U.S.A., in Disneyland park to celebrate the release of the film, “The Love Bug.” I even dressed up my own 1968 Beetle for the occasion!