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9 Amazing Experiences Coming to Disney Parks Around the Globe This Summer

By Megan Deppe

As Phineas and Ferb famously noted, there’s 104 days of summer vacation… but for Disney fans, finding a good way to spend that time is no problem whatsoever. Disney Parks around the world are introducing new shows, special character events, and delicious food to ring in the summer months. So pack your sunscreen and Disney-themed tees: It’s time…

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Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

JUST ANNOUNCED: Opening Season for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and a Brand New Sneak Peek

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Not too long from now at some theme parks close, close by, guests will be able to explore the world of Star Wars like never before! Disney Parks Blog just announced that Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open summer 2019 at Disneyland Resort and in late fall 2019 at Walt Disney World. Soon, guests will be able to take part in all the action, fun,…

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Lunch with Disney Legend: Burny Mattinson

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OVERVIEW
Sit down for an intimate lunch with Disney Legend Burny Mattinson inside the private Whitehall Room at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort.

DETAILS
At age 18, Burny Mattinson, an aspiring artist enamored with Disney animation, got his foot in the door at the Disney Studio mailroom. Little would Burny know that during a career…

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Handling with Care: Meet Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Animal Care Experts

By Beth Deitchman

From Bambi’s first adoring smile at his mother to newborn Simba’s wondrous gaze at the circle of life he has just joined, we’ve always found Disney’s youngest animals to be simply irresistible. The same might be said for the very real animals that live at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park. Sumatran tiger cubs Anala and Jeda made their…

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Cast Members Enjoy Lunch at the Disneyland Commissary

Costumed cast members from the four main realms of Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom—Adventureland, Frontierland, Fantasyland, and Tomorrowland—take a lunch break at one of Disneyland Park’s backstage cafeterias in July 1961. The food was undoubtedly tasty but presumably Snow White avoided the apple pie.

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D23 Expo Japan 2018

FULL RECAP: D23 Expo Japan 2018 Delights Fans with Disney Magic

By Jeffrey Epstein

Day Three Brings D23 Expo Japan to an Unforgettable Finish

Day three of D23 Expo Japan continued the cascade of the pixie dust that fell upon Tokyo Disney Resort over the long weekend in Japan.

The day opened with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek taking to the Maihama Amphitheater stage to outline some of the thrilling…

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