news briefs 9/12

We’re Travelling Under the Sea, Kingdom Hearts III, and the Most Unlikely of Aunties—Plus More in News Briefs

By Karina Schink

Villainy reigns under (and above) the sea… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Kingdom Hearts III… Big Hero 6
We’re flying over to San Fransokyo in the latest trailer for Kingdom Hearts III, with Hiro, Baymax, and the entire team. Big Hero 6 marks the latest addition to a long lineup of…

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Breaking News from the Ballroom—Dancing with the Stars Cast Revealed for Season 27

By Beth Deitchman

Who will win the coveted Mirrorball trophy? Which dancing pair will earn the first “10 from Len”? Those burning questions, and more, will be answered during Season 27 of Dancing with the Stars, which kicks off on Monday, September 24 (8 p.m. ET/PT), but today we’re tapping our toes with excitement. The celebrities who will don their dancing…

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High School Musical

JUST REVEALED: New Details About High School Musical TV Series Coming to Disney’s Direct-To-Consumer Streaming Service

By Jocelyn Buhlman

High School Musical fans, getcha head in the game! It’s time to return to East High School with High School Musical: The Musical, a 10-episode series that will debut on Disney’s upcoming direct-to-consumer streaming service.

Casting has just begun for this new series that explores the musical mishaps of a group of East High students in a…

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news briefs 9/5

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and The Nutcracker—Plus More in News Briefs

By Karina Schink

So, what’s the news in a galaxy far, far away?… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

We’re On Galaxy’s Edge Over This Star Wars News From Disney Parks
Oga Garra, mysterious alien proprietor, is welcoming all pilots, bounty hunters, smugglers, locals, and galactic travelers to her cantina at…

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Freeform 31 Nights of Halloween 2018

Freeform’s 31 Nights of Halloween—The Complete Schedule

By Beth Deitchman

There’s terror-ific news from our friends at Freeform, who decided to make their iconic 13 Nights of Halloween programming event even more spooktacular by bringing us an entire month of our bone-chilling favorite films and specials. Freeform’s 31 Nights of Halloween programming event kicks off on Monday, October 1, and culminates on Halloween…

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Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge cantina

JUST ANNOUNCED: Oga’s Cantina at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

By Jocelyn Buhlman

What would be your first adventure if you lived in the Star Wars galaxy? Some would begin their training as a Jedi Knight, others might sign up to join a ragtag group of rebels in saving the universe, but the rest of us… well, sometimes we just want to grab our favorite Wookiee and get up to no good at the local cantina.

Star Wars: Galaxy’s…

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Disney's Animal Kingdom Giraffe Calf

Meet Aella—The Giraffe Calf Just Debuted at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

By Beth Deitchman

Good things often come in tall packages, as guests experiencing Kilimanjaro Safaris at Disney’s Animal Kingdom saw firsthand recently. A two-month-old Masai giraffe calf has just made her debut on the savanna, and Aella (pronounced “eye-la”) is a sight to behold.

Aella, who was five-feet-tall when she was born on June 29, was named after…

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news briefs 8/29

D23 Expo 2019 Tickets Are Here—Plus More in News Briefs

By Karina Schink

Tickets for the Ultimate Disney Fan Event are on sale now; yummy treats and drinks revealed for the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival; and some secrets are revealed about The Tropical Hideaway at Disneyland… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

ICYMI: D23 Expo 2019 Tickets Are On Sale…

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Tropical Hideaway

JUST REVEALED: New Details About The Tropical Hideaway in Disneyland Park

By Beth Deitchman

Calling all explorers! A new experience is coming to Disneyland park, and details about the one-of-a-kind outpost are no longer hidden, thanks to our friends at the Disney Parks Blog. Whether you’re seeking culinary adventure or a spot to soak in the sights of the Jungle River waterfront, The Tropical Hideaway is the place you’re going to want…

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news briefs 8/23

Mickey Mouse, DuckTales, and Halloween Fun—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Get ready to celebrate #Mickey90 in a big way; a mysterious DuckTales character returns; and cool new Halloween merchandise has materialized… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

ICYMI: New Exhibit and Experiences Celebrate 90 Years of Mickey Mouse

In just a few months’ time, we’ll be…

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