Tag Archives: New York World’s Fair

Commemorative ‘it’s a small world’ Merchandise at Disney Parks to Benefit UNICEF

Commemorative ‘it’s a small world’ Merchandise at Disney Parks to Benefit UNICEF 1 Some of you may have seen my fellow Disney Parks Blog author Thomas Smith’s recent post sharing the exciting news about the first-of-its-kind, online global sing-along that will take place on April 10 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “it’s a small world.” Today, I have more exciting news to share with you. Our merchandise team has been hard at work creating some very special merchandise as part of Continue Reading

D23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind — Party Like It’s 1964!

D23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind — Party Like It’s 1964! 2 Remember If You Had Wings? Did you love Adventure Thru Inner Space? Recall your first time taking the dive on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea? So do we at D23: The Official Disney Fan Club! November 22 and 23 at Walt Disney World Resort, we’ll be celebrating beloved attractions of yesteryear duringD23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind presented by H2O Plus. Not only will the event celebrate these attractions, Continue Reading

1964-1965 New York World’s Fair

1964-1965 New York World's Fair 3 As Disney fans from all around the globe know, the 1964-65 World’s Fair in New York was a veritable explosion of Imagineering creativity. Guests marveled at magnificent wonders from “it’s a small world” and the Carousel of Progress to the groundbreaking Audio-Animatronics figure of Abraham Lincoln and Ford Magic Skyway (part of which would become the Primeval World along the Disneyland Railroad). Th Continue Reading