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Disneyland Paris Update: Johnny Depp Visits His New Audio-Animatronics Counterpart in Re-Imagined Attraction

Guess who made Un Visite Surprise (A Surprise Visit) to Disneyland Paris this past week? None other than Captain Jack Sparrow himself – Johnny Depp – to get a first look at the new Audio Animatronics figures being installed in the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction at Disneyland Paris. Depp explored the new scenes and even struck a pose next to the pirate he knows so well, who is hiding in a barrel, still searching for new treasures. Captain Jack was added to the classic attraction at Disneyland Resort and…
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Get Ready for Exciting New D23 Expo Details Including Golden Girls, Hercules, John Stamos, and More!

From celebrating The Golden Girls and Hercules to panel discussions led by John Stamos and Whoopi Goldberg, we’ve got some thrilling new details about the ultimate Disney fan event, D23 Expo, which is coming to the Anaheim Convention Center on July 14-16! In addition to Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios events and Disney pirates displays, here’s more of what’s in store: The Golden Girls: A Celebration of Friendship, Laughter, and Cheesecake When: Friday July 14 at 2:30 p.m. It’s been 25 years since the last episode of…
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Celebrate National Iced Tea Day With Fresh-Brewed Iced at Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s at Disney Springs

June 10 is National Iced Tea Day, and there are few things more enjoyable on a hot Florida day than a cold cup of freshly-brewed iced tea. As you may know from my previous stories about Afternoon Tea at Disneyland Hotel and Walt Disney World Resort, I love tea. If you’re like me, and looking for a place to celebrate National Iced Tea Day with a fabulous fresh-brewed cup of iced tea—try Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s at Disney Springs! With five flavors, including Classic Unsweetened, Green Blackberry Jasmine, Tropical…
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Summer is Here at Disney Parks

Summer has finally arrived! Whether you want to unleash your inner Super Hero, explore new worlds or enjoy spectacular entertainment, we have something for everyone at all of our Disney parks. Here’s a look at what we’ve got in store for a truly blockbuster summer. Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! is now open at Disney California Adventure park, kicking off our Summer of Heroes with daring missions, heroic encounters, and even a dance-off to Star-Lord’s old-school rock ‘n’ roll mixtape. Starting June 14, you can also suit up…
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Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! Grand Opening Celebration at Disney California Adventure Park

Tomorrow, the rocking new attraction, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! officially opens for guests at Disney California Adventure park. Last night, stars and filmmakers from the “Guardians of the Galaxy” films joined us for an epic grand opening celebration! This new adventure blasts you straight into the “Guardians of the Galaxy” story for the first time ever, alongside characters from the blockbuster films and comics. As you help Rocket bust his pals out of the Collector’s Fortress, you will experience randomized ride experiences complete with all-new visual and…
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11 Things All Adult Disney Fans Know to Be True

Let’s face it: being an adult Disney fan is something that not all people understand. Your obsession with going to Disney Parks, your ability to quote Disney movies at the drop of a hat, your endless supply of Disney clothing and merchandise—it’s not something everyone “gets.” But for those of us in the know, the Disney magic doesn’t need to stop when you hit a certain age. Here are 11 things all adult Disney fans know to be true: 1) You’re never too old to love Disney. Let’s cover this…
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Disneyland Railroad and Rivers of America Attractions Return to Disneyland Park this Summer with New Magic

When the iconic Disneyland Railroad and the Rivers of America attractions return to Disneyland park this summer, guests will discover new magic aboard these classic experiences. As we first shared last year, and seen in the artist’s rendering below (courtesy of Walt Disney Imagineering), the gorgeous new north bank of the Rivers of America will feature a beautiful new waterfront and an elevated trestle over which the iconic Disneyland Railroad will travel. The Rivers of America will continue to celebrate the Mississippi, Columbia, Missouri and Rio Grande rivers, enhanced now…
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Disney Vacation Club Member Memories, Insights Spark New Social Platforms

Whether sharing vacation memories on Instagram or vacation tips on Facebook, Disney Vacation Club Members’ inspiring and insightful social-media content has sparked the creation of two new outlets created with members in mind. The new Disney Vacation Club Instagram page curates and shares a wide range of member- and fan-created Instagram posts using #DVCMember, along with a sprinkling of Disney Vacation Club images and posts. Also new is a Disney Vacation Club forum that leverages the increasingly popular platform of Facebook Groups. People far younger and cooler than me know…
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Learn More About the Heroes of Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! Coming to Disney California Adventure Park May 27

We recently introduced you to Rocket and his pals, the Guardians of the Galaxy, who are all coming to Disney California Adventure park this summer when Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! opens May 27. Today we want to share a bit more about the characters from the blockbuster “Guardians of the Galaxy” film, animated series and comics – getting you ready to blast straight into the story on their new attraction! Meet Star-Lord A headstrong intergalactic adventurer, Star-Lord (aka Peter Quill) was taken from his Earthly home at…
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Race Into Disney Parks for a Sneak Peek of Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3”

In the coming weeks, Guests visiting Disney Parks will be able to preview scenes from Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3” in sneak peeks planned for Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. At Disney California Adventure park, the preview of “Cars 3” will be presented in 3D with special in-theater effects at the Bug’s Life Theater, starting May 12. Beginning May 26, Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will get to see this advance look at a segment from the film as part of the One Man’s Dream attraction, where artwork and maquettes from…
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A Gift, A Snack, A Meal; Downtown Disney District and the Hotels of Disneyland Resort Offer Many Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Mothers (and the families who love them) find lots of ways to enjoy Mother’s Day at Downtown Disney District and the hotels of the Disneyland Resort, with brunch, special dinners and gift items including jewelry, apparel and, yes, customized toy race cars. On Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14, RideMakerz in Downtown Disney District offers the chance to build Mother’s Day memories with a special offer: Build any ride and build a second ride for free. PANDORA features a PANDORA Tree of Hearts Limited Edition Bangle Gift Set in…
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Celebrate May the 4th with Photos from Disney PhotoPass Service

Like many others around the world, I’m a huge Star Wars fan. No joke, I’m actually wearing a Darth Vader-themed dress as I type this, listening to my favorite music from the saga while surrounded by Star Wars merchandise that engulfs my desk. Think I’m exaggerating? I find your lack of faith disturbing! If you understood that reference, great. If you didn’t, I promise I’m not actually as menacing as the Dark Lord of the Sith. Anyways, I’m lucky enough to be able to step into Star Wars whenever I…
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Get Ready to Take in an Amazing View From the New Tomorrowland Skyline Lounge Experience at Disneyland!

Get ready to lounge with style starting May 26 when you visit the all-new Tomorrowland Skyline Lounge Experience at Disneyland Resort! In honor of the 40th anniversary of Disneyland’s Space Mountain, guests of this new experience will lounge while taking in the awesome view of Tomorrowland each night from 8-10 p.m. And to make the experience even more (inter)stellar, you’ll be able to view scheduled fireworks displays right from your lounge chair while eating from a scrumptious snack box! Amazing. Here are the snacks you’ll get to enjoy: Mickey Cloud…
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How to Spot Water-Savvy Plants at the Disneyland Resort

At the Disneyland Resort, there is more to our landscape design than good looks. With Southern California’s seemingly endless days of beautiful weather, we experience less rainfall than other parts of the country. That’s why we’re always on the lookout for new ways to conserve water. Our Horticulture team, with the help of Walt Disney Imagineering, designs landscapes that not only fit the theme of the area they will be planted in, but also include water-savvy plants. These plants have leaves that are small, waxy, thick, silvery or hairy to…
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Classic Disneyland Park Attraction Autopia Gets New Look and Story

Autopia holds a special place in the hearts of Disneyland park guests – many of whom got behind the wheel for the first time on this classic attraction. Today we’re excited to unveil an all-new look and story for Autopia, powered by Honda, featuring Honda’s ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility) humanoid robot and its new robotic friend, Bird – the first character created especially for this attraction – as they embark on the ultimate road trip. These new scenes feature ASIMO and Bird as they plan their trip, load…
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