From our Mailbox: It’s no wonder that the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival draws guests with green thumbs, an affinity for beautiful blooms and fun photos. Even our own shutterbugs here at Walt Disney World keep coming back to for more. This Week In Disney Parks Photos, we have a treat from Disney photographer Chloe Rice. She’s more than just a “shutterbug” – she’s an artist who shared this collection of GIFs from the…"This Week In Disney Parks Photos: GIFs from the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival"
From our Mailbox: It’s almost time to join the Disney fairies, Peter Pan and the Lost Boys for Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend presented by PANDORA Jewelry. This year, we’re celebrating the fifth anniversary of Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend. I recently shared these pixie-dusted medals inspired by our friends from Pixie Hollow. With the event a week away, it’s time to pack your bags! Our runDisney Kids Races style is inspired by the star…"‘Peter Pan’–Inspired Style for runDisney Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend"
From our Mailbox: It’s been 11 years since I first sailed with Disney Cruise Line. It was in fact the very first re-positioning sailing through the Panama Canal aboard the Disney Magic. It felt like the cruise of a lifetime with memories that will last forever. Those who have sailed on the Disney Cruise Line fleet know exactly what I’m talking about. There’s nothing like it! Having the opportunity to share these exciting adventures with…"First Look at Disney Cruise Line Panama Canal Special Itinerary Merchandise"
Cinderella Castle Serves as Backdrop for Magical Matrimony LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The fairest wedding wish of all comes true as couples can now say their “I do’s” in the heart of Magic Kingdom Park with enchanting Cinderella-like weddings now offered at Walt Disney World Resort. For the first time ever, Magic Kingdom park goers may enjoy unforgettable glimpses of once-in-a lifetime celebrations as trumpeters herald a bride’s grand entrance down Main Street, U.S.A.…"Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings Take Center Stage At Iconic New Magic Kingdom Location"
From our Mailbox: I’m happy to announce Star Wars: Force for Change returns to Disney Parks starting May 4, 2016. This year, we will offer t-shirts for adults and youth that feature the logo for the upcoming film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. These shirts are the first products for the new film created especially for Disney Parks. Twenty-five percent of the retail sale price of this product will be donated to U.S. Fund…"Support Star Wars: Force for Change at Disney Parks Starting May 4, 2016"
From our Mailbox: Caramel … Chocolate … Peanut Butter! Did that grab your attention? These are just some of the ingredients making up the gourmet treats for May at the Disneyland Resort! You may remember this particular treat from last year. Once again, you’ll find the tart green apples smothered in creamy caramel, dipped in milk chocolate and then topped with pieces of peanut butter cup filled chocolate. Doesn’t it sound amazing? Drizzled on top…"Treat Yourself to a Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cup Gourmet Apple at the Disneyland Resort"
From our Mailbox: Our last “Room With A View” story showed off the incredible views from Disney’s Yacht Club Resort. This time, we’ll look inside a room just across the water—across the pool, that is! This peek into a fabulous room at Disney’s Beach Club Resort showcases a relaxing view of the Stormalong Bay pool and will have you ready to dive right in to all of the fun this resort has to offer. One…"Room With A View: Disney’s Beach Club Resort"
From our Mailbox: Last week we shared a DIY tutorial on how to make the perfect Mickey Mouse character apples from Candy Cauldron at Disney Springs. And we teased that although the Mickey apple is super popular among guests, he surprisingly isn’t the #1 character apple sold at the location. Today we’re happy to share a new tutorial of that #1 bestseller – it’s actually Minnie Mouse! Check out the video above for step-by-step directions…"DIY Apples With Character: Minnie Mouse"
From our Mailbox: Over the past few weeks, we have shared videos featuring some of our young guests as they describe their experiences with Star Wars characters in the parks. It is so much fun to hear from them in their own words what it is like to train to become a Jedi, or meet everyone’s favorite Wookiee, Chewbacca. They are so adorably enthusiastic. Did you know that in addition to characters, there are even…"#DisneyKids: Star Wars Fun For Little Ones This Summer at Disney’s Hollywood Studios"
From our Mailbox: Earlier today, the Oriental Land Co, Ltd., announced plans for major new attractions and theme park areas that are set to open through the year 2020. Tokyo Disneyland will expand its Fantasyland to include a new area inspired by “Beauty & The Beast” film, including a themed attraction, shop and restaurant. The yet-to-be-named attraction will allow guests to board “enchanted dishes” that dance in rhythm to the film’s music. Guests will journey…"Tokyo Disney Resort Plans ‘Beauty & The Beast,’ ‘Big Hero 6’ Attractions"