Category Archives: Meet and Greet

Disney Seeks New Patent For Soft Robots Playing Characters

Disney Seeks New Patent For Soft Robots Playing Characters 1 Written by Paul Brinkmann and posted on the OrlandoSentinel.com Soft-body robots could someday be roaming Disney theme parks, playing animated, humanoid movie characters and interacting with visitors. A new patent application by the entertainment giant doesn’t name specific characters, but it describes “designing a robot that will move and physically interact like an animated character.” A prototype sketch Continue Reading

BB-8 To Greet Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios This Spring

BB-8 To Greet Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios This Spring 3 From Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager, Walt Disney World Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will have more Star Wars fun to look forward to this spring when BB-8, the loyal droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, begins character greetings at the park’s Star Wars Launch Bay. BB-8 will appear in addition to Kylo Ren and Chewbacca, two characters f Continue Reading

New Character Meet and Greets With Olaf, Mickey and Minnie Coming Hollywood Studios This Spring!

New Character Meet and Greets With Olaf, Mickey and Minnie Coming Hollywood Studios This Spring! 5 Starting this Spring guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be able to meet Olaf* at his new meet and greet at the Echo Lake district’s the all-new Celebrity Spotlight location. The all-new Celebrity Spotlight will give guests a chance to chill on the beach and get warm hugs from Olaf. Also coming to Hollywood Studios this spring is the new “Mickey and Minnie Starring in Red Carpet Dreams” near the S Continue Reading

Prepare To Encounter Star Wars Villain Kylo Ren At Disney Parks

Prepare To Encounter Star Wars Villain Kylo Ren At Disney Parks 6 From Shawn Slater on the Disney Parks Blog. Star Wars: The Force Awakens has become a global phenomenon, and soon guests at Disney Parks will be able to interact with one of the film’s most intriguing new characters, Kylo Ren. Every day at Disney Parks, you can step into exciting Star Wars experiences such as Star Tours: The Adventures Continue, “Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple” and Star Wars Launch Bay, Continue Reading

Top-Five Enchanting Princess Encounters on a Disney Cruise

Top-Five Enchanting Princess Encounters on a Disney Cruise 7 From Jonathan Frontado, Disney Cruise Line and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. On a Disney cruise, you’ll not only feel like royalty yourself with our legendary service and first-class accommodations, you’ll actually be in the company of true royalty with several Disney princesses sailing the high seas. Throughout your voyage you’ll have plenty of opportunities to be graced by their presence, but here’s Continue Reading

#DisneyKids: Meeting Characters at Disney Parks

#DisneyKids: Meeting Characters at Disney Parks 8 From Jamie Langdon, Social Media Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. One of the most fun things to do with little ones at Walt Disney World Resort is take them to meet the characters that they enjoy from beloved stories and films. It is one of those magical moments that you never forget as a parent, and it creates a memory that kids can relive at home by looking at photos and autograph books from your tr Continue Reading

April 2015 Merchandise Events at the Disneyland Resort

April 2015 Merchandise Events at the Disneyland Resort 9 From Michelle Harker, Manager, Merchandise Marketing & Communications, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Are you planning a trip to the Disneyland Resort this April? Here are a few quick tips on merchandise events you don’t want to miss! April 3-5: Precious Moments doll designer and artist Linda Rick will be on hand from 12-10 p.m., each day, at World of Disney Store in the Downtown Di Continue Reading

Five Places to Spot Villains on a Disney Cruise

Five Places to Spot Villains on a Disney Cruise 10 From Jonathan Frontado, Disney Cruise Line and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Even Villains love Disney cruises! Here’s a look at some of the places you can spot these nefarious characters while sailing the high seas … Singing on stage: The name of our hilarious musical production, “Villains Tonight!” says it all! This family-friendly show on the Disney Dream and Disney Magic features a “Who’s Who Continue Reading

“Frozen” Characters Now Appearing on the Disney Dream

Disney Cruise Line continues to welcome Princess Anna and Queen Elsa, from the popular Disney animated film “Frozen,” on select sailings. The royal sisters are now appearing on the Disney Dream, as well as the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, and Disney Fantasy, making appearances as their schedules allow. While onboard, Anna and Elsa are greeting Guests and signing autographs at various times.  Make Sure you  Continue Reading

Enjoy ‘Frozen Fun’ and More at the Disneyland Resort with Return of Special Ticket Offer for Southern California Residents

Enjoy ‘Frozen Fun’ and More at the Disneyland Resort with Return of Special Ticket Offer for Southern California Residents 11 From our friend, Erin Glover, Social Media Director, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. We’re kicking off 2015 at the Disneyland Resort with a special ticket offer exclusively for Southern California residents! For a limited time – beginning today – So Cal residents may purchase the special park tickets with options for two or three days of magic and adventure at special prices. It’s th Continue Reading

Confessions of a Disney Snob: The Interacting Characters by Guest Blogger “thepoohguy”

Confessions of a Disney Snob: The Interacting Characters by Guest Blogger "thepoohguy" 12 Confessions of a Disney Snob: The Interacting Characters by thepoohguy Ok, I admit it. I am a Disney princess snob. Correction, a Disney character snob. Correction again, a Disney talking character snob, well not entirely true as now Mickey Mouse talks too. I got it, I’m a Disney non-mask character snob. First, I have to say that I love meeting and getting pictures with characters. One of my favorite memori Continue Reading
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