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Special Handmade Show Harness Created for Disneyland Resort Horses

A few months ago, when we were last out at Circle D Ranch for the Norco Labor Day Parade, we had the opportunity to learn about a very special show harness. Handmade at the Disneyland Resort, with inlay leather and Disneyland motifs, this harness also features a distinctly decorative piece, known as the “Scotch Top.” This particular harness is not often seen when Disneyland Resort horses participate in community parades, as it is made for a single horse; typically our horses pull in tandem. However, for the recent Labor Day…
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Tune in to ‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration’ Tonight at 9/8c on ABC

I’m so giddy over the holidays and I’m finally on track to finish decorating my Christmas tree this week…okay, maybe I’ve been stalling on purpose. Why, you ask? Because Disney is part of my holiday tradition (in more ways than just ornaments), and tonight I can finish decorating my tree while watching “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” from 9/8c on ABC! This year’s holiday tradition kicks off with a spectacular opening number by special hosts Julianne Hough and Nick Lachey on the Cinderella Castle stage at Magic…
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Watch Highlights of #DisneyParksLIVE ‘Believe … in Holiday Magic’ Fireworks Spectacular at Disneyland Park!

Update: This live event has concluded. Check out highlights of the fireworks spectacular below. Celebrate the season with #DisneyParksLIVE tonight as we present “Believe … in Holiday Magic” fireworks spectacular live from Disneyland park! Our live stream will begin at 8:40 p.m. PST. Just one of the many returning favorites our guests are enjoying during Holidays at the Disneyland Resort, “Believe … in Holiday Magic” fireworks brings the magic of the season to the skies. This post, Watch Highlights of #DisneyParksLIVE ‘Believe … in Holiday Magic’ Fireworks Spectacular at Disneyland…
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A Toast to the Holiday Season!

Disney is not short on festive holiday celebrations on either coast with Flurry of Fun at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot International Festival of the Holidays, Disney Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure park, and Holidays at Disneyland Resort. For those that want to sip on some holiday cheer at any of the Disney holiday celebrations or just get away for a relaxed celebration in one of our restaurants or lounges, our Disney beverage teams and talented mixologists throughout our parks…
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New Disney Parks Attractions and Entertainment Awarded for Global Excellence

It’s been an incredible year so far at Disney Parks, with unprecedented growth and exciting offerings at all of our resorts around the world. We’re happy to share that these new experiences were just honored by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA), which represents the global themed entertainment industry. “Our teams continue to raise the bar offering new experiences and adventures leaving guests wondering, ‘how did Disney do that?’” said Bob Chapek, Chairman, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. “We do all of this for our guests, and we’re thrilled with what…
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Dreamy Shopping Experience Awaits at the Dream Boutique in Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort

From Belle to Moana, Minnie Mouse and more, now there’s something for every little dreamer at the Dream Boutique opening this weekend in Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort. The Dream Boutique offers a wide variety of character apparel, stylish accessories, trendy headwear and other products created for Disney Parks. The location also carries role play costumes complete with matching accessories inspired by favorite Disney Princesses. A variety of plush and toys round out the product assortment found in this dreamy location. This newly reimagined space is a merchandise-only location….
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‘Cars’ Characters in Car-stume for Haul-O-Ween During Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort

Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is expanding into Disney California Adventure park, bringing the first-ever Haul-O-Ween in Cars Land. The residents of Radiator Springs are getting into the spirit, decorating each of their establishments and even donning their own car-stumes! Lightning McQueen is already a super hero to race fans, and his car-stume reflects that. Here he is next to the scare-car which makes its Haul-O-Ween debut this year. Mater may not have a trunk, but that won’t stop him from trunk-or-treating in his vampire costume. Come see these…
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Make Plans to Experience Plaza de la Familia, A Celebration of Disney•Pixar’s ‘Coco,’ at Disney California Adventure Park

You’re invited to bring your family and friends to discover Plaza de la Familia, an all-new festivity beginning September 15 at Paradise Gardens in Disney California Adventure park that celebrates Disney·Pixar’s “Coco” and the everlasting bonds of family. A highlight of Plaza de la Familia is “A Musical Celebration of Coco,” featuring an entertaining group of storytellers and original songs from “Coco” in a performance of dance and music. Our singing host, Mateo, is joined by an ensemble of Folklórico dancers and the GRAMMY®-winning Mariachi Divas, bringing to vibrant life…
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Oogie Boogie’s Spell Expands Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort

The spell is almost cast! Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort, September 15 through October 31, will be bigger than ever with spook-tacular experiences in Disneyland and Disney California Adventure parks. Take a peek! Don’t miss Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort beginning September 15. Check out these posts for more on the new experiences coming this year! Top New Experiences for Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort Cars Land and Buena Vista Street to Get Spooky as Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort Expands to Disney California Adventure Park…
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Top Costumes at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Featured In Next ‘Inside Disney Parks’ Show

As we put the finishing touches on a new episode of “Inside Disney Parks,” we wanted to give Disney Parks Blog readers a sneak peek at one of the can’t-miss segments from the upcoming video show. Our team went in search of the top costumes at a recent Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and we think you’ll love what they found. For Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party nights, partygoers of all ages can dress in costume (guidelines here) and trick-or-treat throughout the park. The event requires a separate ticket that can be…
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Top New Experiences for Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort

Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort begins September 15, and this year the celebration is expanding to Disney California Adventure park with new spooky experiences around every corner! Here is what we are most excited to see: Cars Land Haul-O-Ween Celebration – The residents of Radiator Springs are decorating their establishments for the season, with Fillmore showing off his Jack-Oil-Lanterns and ghostly folk art, a Spider-Car spinning webs all over Flo’s V8 Café and more. Two Cars Land attractions will transform for the first time ever, with Luigi’s Rollickin’ Roadsters…
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Halloween Time Is Coming to Cars Land and Buena Vista Street At Disney California Adventure!

Halloween lovers, rejoice! Disneyland Resort’s Halloween Time will be expanding to Disney California Adventure this year! We already know how this expansion will affect the Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! attraction, and Disney Parks Blog just revealed more ghostly fun information! As part of Halloween Time at Disneyland Resort, Cars Land will have their own Haul-O-Ween celebration! Every establishment in Radiator Springs will be decorated for Haul-O-Ween in their own special way. Check out Flo’s V8 Café all decked out in spiderwebs: Luigi’s Rollickin’ Roadsters is also getting…
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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Films Stars Talk Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! at Disney California Adventure Park

Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! is a hit with Disney California Adventure park guests, and they are not alone! In the video below, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” writer and director James Gunn is joined by stars from the hit “Guardians of the Galaxy” films, who all share their excitement for this new attraction. Experience Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! now at Disney California Adventure park! This post, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Films Stars Talk Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! at Disney California…
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Disney PhotoPass Tells Your Super Hero Origin Story During Summer of Heroes at Disney California Adventure Park

This summer the best place on Terra to enjoy heroic encounters is at Disney California Adventure park. During the Summer of Heroes, you’re placed in the center of the action in Hollywood Land, where some of the greatest heroes from across the cosmos have gathered. You’ll not only have the opportunity to meet your favorite heroes during this epic event – you can also unleash YOUR inner hero. Every Super Hero has an origin story, so Disney PhotoPass Service is here to tell yours! Whether you’re breaking out of a…
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The VOID’s New Hyper-Reality Experience Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire coming to Downtown Disney, Disney Springs

We have exciting news today for Star Wars fans! The VOID’s new, groundbreaking hyper-reality experience, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is coming to Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort and Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort. Beginning this holiday season, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire will transport you to a galaxy far, far away where you’ll be able to engage with friends, family and Star Wars characters through sight, sound, touch, smell, and motion. It’ll even allow environmental effects to be felt using Haptic feedback – melding…
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