Tag Archives: Anniversary

MARVEL Studios Kicks Off The Marvel Cinematic Universe 10-Year Anniversary Celebration

MARVEL Studios Kicks Off The Marvel Cinematic Universe 10-Year Anniversary  Celebration 1 Today Marvel Studios kicks off the year-long Marvel Cinematic Universe 10-Year anniversary celebration with an iconic class photo featuring talent and filmmakers from over the last ten years. On October 7th, 2017 a group of more than 80 actors and filmmakers all came together in secret in Atlanta, Georgia, on the set of Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” to memorialize the last ten years with a photo an Continue Reading

Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Epcot with “I Was There” Collection on October 1

Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Epcot with “I Was There” Collection on October 1 2 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller This year, Epcot will mark its 35th Anniversary on October 1, 2017. Since opening in 1982, the park has invited visitors to experience the excitement of the future and discover the heritage and traditions of cultures worldwide. For guests who will be celebrating at Epcot on October 1, we have created a special “I Was There” merchandise collection. I spoke Continue Reading

50 Years of Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland Park: Video

50 Years of Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland Park: Video 3 From Erin Glover, Editorial Content Director, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Fifty years ago, on March 18, 1967, a Disney Parks classic first set sail at Disneyland park. Throughout the next 50 years, Pirates of the Caribbean went on to become an iconic fan favorite, pillaging and plundering at Disney Parks around the world, with Pirates of the Caribbean attractions at Walt Disney World Res Continue Reading

Celebrate 50 Years of Pirates of the Caribbean with New Specialty Food and Beverage Items at Disneyland Park

Celebrate 50 Years of Pirates of the Caribbean with New Specialty Food and Beverage Items at Disneyland Park 4 From Rachel Bshero, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Avast there! Ye come seeking adventure and salty old pirates, eh? Beginning March 16, you can celebrate 50 years of Pirates of the Caribbean with new Food and Beverage items, inspired by the beloved attraction at Disneyland Park! Start yer mornin’ with a Caribbean Breakfast Burrito, filled with scra Continue Reading

A Long Time Ago…May 25th, 1977

A Long Time Ago...May 25th, 1977 12 Were you there the day it opened?  Did you hear that music that has become a favorite of Star Wars fans everywhere?  You saw the now familiar words on the screen: “A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away….” Next you saw the film name and then the scroll which has become such a huge part of Star Wars.  The first scroll read as follows: It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking Continue Reading

46 Years Of DIsneylands Haunted Mansion

46 Years Of DIsneylands Haunted Mansion 13 Being today is the anniversary of one of Disneyland’s most beloved attractions, The Haunted Mansion, I wanted to share the story put out last year by Tyler Slater.  Here Tyler talks about the story of how the Haunted Mansion came to materialize.  Enjoy!!! Haunted Mansion at Disneyland park is one of the most treasured theme park attractions at Disney Parksaround the world. It’s almost hard to believe, Continue Reading

Greetings Programs – Celebrating My Love of All Things ‘Tron’

Greetings Programs – Celebrating My Love of All Things ‘Tron’ 14 From our friend, Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Yesterday marked the anniversary of Disney’s live action film “Tron,” which was first released on July 9, 1982. Long before the days of Blu-ray or digital streaming, I recall borrowing a VHS cassette from my local library and memorizing the film. I pretended I was Kevin Flynn trying to hack into the Mast Continue Reading

California Grill Celebrates 20 Years at the Top at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

California Grill Celebrates 20 Years at the Top at Disney’s Contemporary Resort 15 From Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Has it really been 20 years since California Grill put Walt Disney World Resort dining on the culinary map? May 15, 1995, the date that the beautiful space was unveiled on the top floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort with stellar cuisine and an equally spectacular bird’s-eye view of Magic Kingdom Park and Walt Disney World Resort Continue Reading

Sixty Years of Innovation: Audio-Animatronics Technology Begins at Disneyland Park

Sixty Years of Innovation: Audio-Animatronics Technology Begins at Disneyland Park 16 From our friend, Erin Glover, Social Media Director, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Continuing our look back at the amazing innovations that Disneyland has seen throughout its sixty years, we jump forward now to the 1960s and the invention of Audio-Animatronics technology. Inspired by an antique mechanical singing bird, Walt Disney was driven to bring what he saw as three-dimensional animati Continue Reading

A Taste of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration

A Taste of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 17 From Rachel Brent, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. The kickoff of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration is right around the corner, and we have more details to share about some of the new food and beverage offerings sure to dazzle your taste buds. Starting on May 22, Disneyland Diamond Cupcakes will be available at Jolly Holiday Bakery Café – a Continue Reading

The Pirates of the Caribbean Have Been Pillaging and Plundering for 48 Years

The Pirates of the Caribbean Have Been Pillaging and Plundering for 48 Years 18 From the Oh My Disney blog The swashbuckling Pirates of the Caribbean (and the Blue Bayou) took Disneyland by storm 48 years ago, in March 1967. Our love for Pirates is strong: like Dole Whip, it is a must-do every time we visit the Park. We love to scream our way down the two waterfalls, marvel at the Davy Jones projection, and flinch with almost-but-not-really fear every time the pirates are in the heat of battle Continue Reading