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After 55 Years Mickey Breaks His Silence

After 55 Years Mickey Breaks His Silence
... years of silent visits, in addition to his mouth moving, Mickey also blinks his eyes. Guests seeking autographs have been visited by two types of  Disney Characters in the past: Face Characters – such as Cinderella or Mary Poppins whose familiar faces are visible to guests and usually speak and interact with them Costumed Characters – such as Donald Duck or Goofy whose faces are not visible behind the sculpted heads and usually remain mute and interact through pantomime and allow...
May 12th, 2010 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disneyland Resort, featuredarticle

Tiana, One Busy Disney Princess

Tiana, One Busy Disney Princess
Disney’s newest princess, Princess Tiana, from the latest Disney animated film, The Princess and the Frog is one busy lady these days.  Princess Tiana was introduced to Disney fans late last summer prior to the release of the film, and since has been making daily public appearances. Princess Tiana entertained throngs of guests at both Disneyland Resort in California (map) and Walt Disney World in Florida(map) as she performed “Tiana’s Showboat Jubilee” several times a day. ...
March 8th, 2010 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disneyland Resort, Disneyland-Paris, featuredarticle, Walt Disney World

And The Winner Is …… “Up”?

And The Winner Is …… “Up”?
Hollywood’s finest will be gathered on Sunday to witness the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences annual award presentations. Viewers of the Academy Award show could see an industry first, as Disney/Pixar Animated film, “Up”,  has been nominated in several major categories. Carl, Russell and Dug, from Disney/Pixar "Up" eager to greet theme park guests It was not a terrific surprise that this film was chosen to be nominated in the Best Animated Feature category,...
March 6th, 2010 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Academy Awards, Disney Characters, Disney Studios, featuredarticle

More Reasons to Love Disneyland Resort Paris

More Reasons to Love Disneyland Resort Paris
A new generation of beloved Disney Characters will be arriving at Disneyland Resort Paris to celebrate a year-long festival full of new shows and parades.  Beginning April 2 through March 2011, characters will appear in new ways at both Disneyland Resort Paris (map) theme parks, Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park. Disney Characters have long been seen as a symbol of joy and entertainment with many being timeless.  Welcoming a new generation of Disney “stars” into the...
February 24th, 2010 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disneyland park, Disneyland Resort Paris, featuredarticle, Toy Story Playland, Walt Disney Studios Park

Let the Magic of Disney Into Your Living Room Christmas Day

Let the Magic of Disney Into Your Living Room Christmas Day
Let the magic of Disney into your living room this Christmas, as the 26th Annual Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade will broadcast from both coasts and air on ABC-TV on December 25th.  Showcasing at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resorts, this televised holiday extravaganza will be full of celebrity performances, ‘Dancing with the Stars’ talent, Disney Channel pop stars and appearances by Disney’s favorite characters. Hosted by two of televisions popular celebrities,...
December 24th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Channel, Disney Characters, Disney parades, Disney Parks, Disneyland & California Adventure, featuredarticle, parade, Walt Disney World Resort

Celebrate Your Family at Disney on Ice – Let’s Celebrate

Celebrate Your Family at Disney on Ice – Let’s Celebrate
... at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis (map). Driving into the downtown area of Indianapolis, we were so excited, we made a list of our favorite Disney Characters that we hoped we would see.We had another list of characters that we thought might not have made the trip or as my daughter put it “they might not know how to skate”! Converging with the traffic of people heading into Let’s Celebrate, we can see that we are not the only ones excited.  There are little girls dressed...
December 8th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disney on Ice, Disney Princesses, Disney Store, featuredarticle, Walt Disney Resorts, What Will You Celebrate

Disney’s Most Wanted Holiday Toys

Disney’s Most Wanted Holiday Toys
... for preschool fans. Mickey’s Mouse-Ke-Tag Game – this toy encourages exercise both physically and mentally as Goofy describes different Disney Characters and preschoolers run to tag them Minnie Mouse Cupcake Set – bake perfect pretend cupcakes using everything included from pretend eggs, bowl, spatula and frosting – a dozen items in all, available only online or at Disney Stores Disney Princess: The Princess and the Frog Princess Tiana Cooking Set – available only...
November 25th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 3
Filed under: cars, Disney Characters, disney-shopping, featuredarticle, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Toy Story

Purchase Disney Holiday Gifts Online

Purchase Disney Holiday Gifts Online
Disney Theme Park merchandise has expanded its online shopping to include more popular Disney products than ever before, 500 to be exact.  A true treasure trove of online offerings that until now have been available only at the Disney theme parks. Disney Theme Park Mr. Potatohead Toy Just in time for the holidays, or any time, a piece of Disney magic is literally a Mouse-click away. From home decor, arts and collectibles, toys, apparel and hats – even those traditional Mickey ear hats, all...
November 4th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, disney-shopping, Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World Resort

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party
... many of the most popular Magic Kingdom attractions.  Guests won’t want to miss these special party activities: Live entertainment featuring Disney Characters with meet and greet opportunities throughout the Magic Kingdom with some of  your favorite Disney Characters Complimentary cookies and hot cocoa Magical snow fall on Main Street, U.S.A. Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmastime Parade with a special appearance by Santa Claus Holiday Wishes: Celebrate the Spirit of the Season an exclusive...
October 31st, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Disney Characters, featuredarticle, Magic Kingdom, Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party

Carving Pumpkins With Disney Flair

Carving Pumpkins With Disney Flair
... Cartoon Jr. contains a nice variety of Disney Princesses, Villains and even our favorite Mouse himself Disney Family offers several patterns for Disney Characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and some of our friends from the Hundred Acre Woods, Winnie-the-Pooh and Tigger The perfect pumpkin for every princess can be found at Huggies with Cinderella, the Prince, the Mice, the castle, Sleeping Beauty and many more DAPs Magic has other unique poses for Mickey and Minnie and other beloved characters The...
October 29th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
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Chillin’ with the Villains at Disneyland Resort

... Captain Hook and Queen of Hearts will be wandering the park signing autographs and passing out treats As usual, festive decorations and favorite Disney Characters dressed in the spooky spirit of Halloween, will be throughout the Disneyland theme park. All the festivities are included in the price of admission to the theme park. Photo Selection Courtesy Disneyland Resort ...
September 21st, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disney Villains, Disneyland & California Adventure, Disneyland Resort, Halloween, Halloween Time, Halloweentown, Haunted Mansion Holiday, jack skellington, Pleasure Island & Downtown Disney, Space Mountain, Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, Spooktacular Fireworks

Mickey’s Frightfully Fun Party Begins Friday

... haunted evenings between September 4 and November 1 during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties. Decked out in their Halloween finest, Disney Characters invite guests to join in the holiday spirit and dress up as well.  Even without a costume, there will be lots of trick-or-treating throughout the theme park. Held from 7 pm until midnight, this popular after hours event allows guests to experience many of the favorite attractions plus two extra special Halloween treats.  Mickey’s...
September 3rd, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Disney costumes, Disney-Halloween, Halloween Fireworks, Halloween Parade, Halloween party, Magic Kingdom, Mickeys-Halloween-Party, Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party, Pleasure Island & Downtown Disney, Trick or Treat at Disney World, Walt Disney World, Walt Disney World Resort

Disney Pin Trading — Discover A Hobby You’ll Get Stuck On

I must admit, I do enjoy looking at everyone walking around the Disney theme parks with their lanyards full of interesting pins with all the classic Disney Characters, but Disney Pin Trading is a hobby I have yet to explore. Not knowing exactly how to get started trading, I decided to do a little investigating. The Walt Disney Company has always offered collectible pins at all of its Parks and Resorts.  The tradition of Disney Pin Trading was actually introduced with the Millennium Celebration...
August 13th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Cast Members, collection, Disney Characters, disney-pin-trading, disney-pins, Disneyland & California Adventure, Disneyland Resort, Hints & Tips, hobby, kids only lanyard, Pin Trading, Shopping, trading, Walt Disney World, Walt Disney World Resort

Happy Birthday Donald!!!

On June 9, 1934, Donald Duck, one of the most popular of the Disney Characters made his debut in the Silly Symphony cartoon, “The Wise Little Hen”.  That makes today Donald’s birthday and he is a grand 75 years young! Donald has a good heart and good intentions and refuses to let anyone or anything stand in his way.  But, when things don’t go as planned,  Donald has a tendency to go ballistic. It is that fiery temper that has made him popular and in the 1940’s...
June 9th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney cartoons, Disney Characters, Donald Duck

Two Reasons To Stay A Little Longer at Animal Kingdom Theme Park

... All the while Mickey and pals keep the beat from the top of their safari vehicle. From a Picnic in the park to a little quality time with Disney Characters, this is an exciting way to spend the day at Animal Kingdom. Photo selections courtesy of WDW News, map link courtesy of allears.net ...
May 2nd, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Animal Kingdom, Dining at Animal Kingdom, Disney Characters, Disney Dining Plan, Picnic in the Park

There’s Music Playing, Disney Characters Swaying and Dancing in the Streets

... Move It! Shake It! Celebrate It! in front of Cinderella’s Castle at Magic Kingdom Theme Park. This new Must-Do magical street party begins as Disney Characters, giant gift-wrapped package floats, stilt-walkers and other performers, promenade down Main Street toward Cinderella’s Castle. Once the party stops at the castle, the “gift boxes” burst open revealing favorite Disney Characters like — Sebastian, Lumiere and Mad Hatter. All the Disney Characters led by Mickey...
April 18th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arts and Entertainment, Disney Characters, Magic Kingdom, Mickey Mouse, parades at Disney, Walt Disney World

Little Gardeners Entertained at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Children will be entertained with activities and special themed play areas built with “little gardeners” in mind at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival through May 31st.  Most festival activities are included in the admission to Epcot and are perfect to release a little energy. Character Topiary Scavenger Hunt – A family oriented challenge to locate favorite Disney Character topiaries throughout Epcot.  Located behind Spaceship Earth, be sure to make this your first...
April 4th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Disney Characters, Epcot, Epcot Flower and Garden Festival, Princess Processional, Topiary