From our Mailbox: Let the countdown begin! If you have been waiting for the chance to try our toffee gourmet treats, you’re going to love the month of July at our Disneyland Resort candy kitchen locations. Starting July 1, they’ll be offering a tantalizing and tart apple covered in creamy caramel, dipped in sweet milk chocolate and topped with crunchy toffee pieces, roasted almonds and chocolate drizzle. Our candy makers didn’t stop there – many…"Try our Toffee Gourmet Treats this July at the Disneyland Resort"
From our Mailbox: The Fourth of July is fast-approaching, which means family, picnics and of course fireworks! I can’t think of a better place to celebrate it this year than at Walt Disney World Resort. Here are some ways you can celebrate at our parks: Magic Kingdom Park – “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” will illuminate the park two nights in a row, at 9 p.m. on both July…"How to Celebrate Fourth of July at Walt Disney World Resort"
From our Mailbox: The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Disney Springs has moved to a new location near Once Upon A Toy. I recently met my fellow Disney Parks Blog author Darcy Clark at the location for a tour of the new space. This year, the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Disney Springs celebrates 10 years. The original location inside World of Disney was the first enchanted beauty salon at Disney Parks. The newly expanded salon near…"VIDEO – Tour the New Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Location at Disney Springs Marketplace"
From our Mailbox: Are you already starting to plan out your Walt Disney World Resort vacation for the holiday season? Earlier today, we shared the first update on “The Candlelight Processional,” a must-do for many guests during the holiday season. Now, let’s talk New Year’s Eve. Of course, Walt Disney World Resort theme parks are great options for fireworks and family fun on New Year’s Eve. If you’re more of a partygoer, you may wish…"Ring in 2017 at the New ‘Disney Countdown to Midnight’ New Year’s Eve Celebration"
From our Mailbox: I’m excited to announce a new Disney pin trading scavenger hunt is coming to Magic Kingdom Park on June 30. Featuring Steampunk-inspired artwork, this Disney PinQuest reminds me of pin pursuits from the mid-2000s at Walt Disney World Resort. At that time, I was serving as Project Manager for Disney Pin Trading and the pursuits were a fun activity for guests of all ages. I recently caught up with Jeanne Lewis, merchandiser…"Adventure Awaits with New Disney PinQuest Coming to Magic Kingdom Park on June 30"
From our Mailbox: It’s hard to believe another month has gone by, and summer is officially here! What’s new in food and beverage at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort? Keep reading to find out! At Disney Springs, new menu items debut at Jock Lindsay’s Hangar Bar this week. Look for adventurous new bites such as: Sallah’s Falafel, sweet potato falafel served with Romesco sauce, pickled vegetables, Swiss chard, herbed yogurt-cheese and grilled naan bread;…"Disney Parks Best Bites – June 2016"
From our Mailbox: It’s an exciting time at Disney Springs, as more new additions are being added in the coming days and throughout the summer. Today, I’m happy to share that another high-profile brand will join the world-class retail lineup in Town Center: Levi’s. Opening later this summer, the Levi’s Store will offer denim for the entire family – yes, kids can get jeans here, too! And for anyone who wants to have their clothing…"More Retail Locations Will Open Soon at Disney Springs"
From our Mailbox: Are you new to Walt Disney World Resort vacation planning? Then our “Welcome to Our World!” series may be just what you’re looking for. Each week different Disney Parks Blog authors will be sharing introductory blog posts on certain aspects of vacation planning or spotlight an event that you may want to consider adding to your upcoming trip. This week, we’re taking a look at the Candlelight Processional at Epcot. The Candlelight…"Welcome to Our World! What is Candlelight Processional?"
From our Mailbox: Call it a Christmas present come early! We are excited to announce that dining packages for 2016 Candlelight Processional are now on sale. As a part of Holidays Around the World at Epcot, the Candlelight Processional presents the story of Christmas in truly spectacular fashion – with a celebrity narrator, a 50-piece orchestra and a mass choir. Regular readers of the Disney Parks Blog know that the Candlelight Processional is one of…"2016 Candlelight Processional at Epcot Dining Packages On Sale Today"
From our Mailbox: It’s incredible to think that half way around the world a new member of the Disney Parks family is welcoming its first official guests. Shanghai Disneyland Resort is open! I feel a special connection to this park. I am Chinese by ancestry and I’ve always dreamed of seeing the land of my heritage. Well, dreams do come true … I got to visit China a couple summers ago. It is an amazing…"Celebrate the Opening of Shanghai Disneyland With Our Latest Wallpaper"