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Disneyland Paris Announces 30th Anniversary Celebrations—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disneyland Paris to Celebrate 30 Incredible Years Next Spring
The year was 1992. Some fantastic, fan-fave Disney movies were released across those 12 months: Aladdin, Newsies, The Mighty Ducks… but that’s not all: On April 12, our pals at Disneyland Paris officially welcomed guests for the very first time, after years of planning and…

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5 Fascinating Facts about Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas

By the D23 Team
What’s this? What’s this? Ever since this holiday-colliding classic debuted in theaters in 1993, we’ve been obsessed with the creepy cool creativity behind Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. To help celebrate the film’s chilling anniversary this month, we’ve rounded up five fascinating facts behind the creation of the film that…

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What’s This? Everything You Need to Know About Haunted Mansion Holiday

By Savannah Salazar

Season’s screamings! Holiday cheer is in the air, and spirits are high, especially at Haunted Mansion Holiday—where the Pumpkin King Jack Skellington and company have gathered for their yearly haunt. Inspired by Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, the classic attraction, which is celebrating a “Mostly Ghostly” 50th anniversary…

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Mostly Ghostly Trivia Challenge Week 4—Materialize Your Haunted Mansion Knowledge

By D23 Team

As we eagerly prepare for our “Mostly Ghostly” Halloween celebrations, let’s take a look at the ultimate supernatural soirée of silly spooks that’s been waltzing inside Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion for 50 years. Who knew the hereafter could be so much fun?

After five decades of playful ghosts—just one shy of a thousand!—swinging wakes,…

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The Spookiest Places at Disneyland Resort to take the Perfect Halloween Photo

By Jocelyn Buhlman

When the Halloween season is nigh and creepy sights are around every corner at Disneyland Resort, you can’t help but feel inspired to snap a spooky shot or two to commemorate your trip. Whether you’re showing off your Halloween-inspired outfit or hoping a grim, grinning ghost materializes in your final shot, we’ve rounded up some of the best…

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“New Fantasyland” Coming Soon to Tokyo Disneyland—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter
Tokyo Disneyland to Debut Enchanting “New Fantasyland” in Spring 2020
If you’ve been following News Briefs (and D23.com in general) for a while, you know we’ve been happily anticipating some incredible new additions coming to Tokyo Disneyland… and with this week’s big announcement, we now have an opening day to circle on our calendar!…

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Star Wars: Galactic Nights Returns and Songs from Coco—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The popular Disney’s Hollywood Studios event is back this December, and Coco offers a sneak peek at its soundtrack… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Star Wars: Galactic Nights Returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

One of this year’s coolest events at the Walt Disney World Resort…

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Meet the Newest Resident of Haunted Mansion Holiday’s Gingerbread House

By Courtney Potter

Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is here! Pumpkins line Main Street, U.S.A., ghosts have taken over Space Mountain, and Jack Skellington is back to host happy haunts in Haunted Mansion Holiday.

As you know, Haunted Mansion Holiday marries the classic Disneyland attraction with fan-favorite characters from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare…

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