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ʻOlu, Duffy’s Newest Friend, Makes Your Heart Sing at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jessica Quinn Duffy’s new friend ‘Olu is making his global debut at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, in Ko Olina, Hawaiʻi with an exclusive new line of merchandise on July 27, and I’m so excited to share their beautiful story of friendship with you! Here’s how they met: As Mickey and Duffy sailed the islands on a quest to find the perfect birthday present for S

#DisneyKids: Pixar Play Zone Is a Toy Box Full of Fun

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michelle Baumann Pixar Play Zone at Disney’s Contemporary Resort is a dream-come-true for kids. This all-things-Pixar kids club has only been open three months but it is already on the list of must do’s for Disney’s littlest guests. It’s a Pixar lover’s delight with toys galore, tasty treats, themed crafts and games. According to insiders, these three th

Fairy Tale Photo Ops at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and Disney PhotoPass Studio in Disney Springs

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: mkilwein Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Disney Springs is famed for its magical transformations given to princesses and knights ages 3 to 12. The costumes, hairstyling, makeup and accessories that are offered as part of this experience rightfully receive considerable attention. But something you may not realize is that visiting this salon is also a full-scale photo experienc

Upcoming Artist Events at Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort: July and August 2018

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michael Ramirez Join us at Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort for artist and merchandise special events taking place in July and August. July 21 – The eclectic WonderGround Gallery is pleased to welcome Gabby Zapata, Jeff Granito, Jerrod Maruyama, Nidhi Chanani and Sydney Hanson for an Artist Showcase on from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Jeff Granito, Nidhi Chanan

Six Not-to-Miss Pixar Fest Experiences at Disneyland Resort

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michael Ramirez Hurry! If you’re planning your next visit to the Disneyland Resort, you can still experience Pixar Fest until Sept. 3 to celebrate some of your favorite characters and stories from Pixar Animation Studios. With six weeks left to enjoy Pixar Fest, here are six things not to miss! “Together Forever – A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular“ – Celebrate the

Walt Disney World Resort Best Bites: July 2018

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap This summer has cooked up some incredible new eats here at Walt Disney World Resort, and in addition to those brilliantly tasty iridescent offerings I told you about last week, I’ve got some savory new items to share with you for July’s Best Bites.   First off, did you know that today is National Hot Dog Day? Over at Magic Kingdom Park, Casey’s Corn

Disneyland Celebrates 63 Magical Years

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michael Ramirez Today we commemorate 63 years since the opening day of Disneyland. When Walt Disney opened Disneyland on July 17, 1955, it had 18 attractions and the iconic Sleepy Beauty Castle nestled in the heart of his original theme park. With more than six decades of inspiration and innovation, the resort may have expanded, however, its heart has remained the same. T