Tag Archives: Veterans Day

Walt Disney Travel Company Packs More than 10,000 Military Care Packages in Anaheim, Calif., for Troops Overseas

Walt Disney Travel Company Packs More than 10,000 Military Care Packages in Anaheim, Calif., for Troops Overseas 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Kevin Rafferty, Jr. What started out as 40 military care packages, packed by a small team at the Walt Disney Travel Company, has turned into an office-wide, biannual military care package drive that has reached more than 10,000 troops overseas. “Our packing events have flourished in a wonderful way,” said Ivy Goodman, a team leader of travel reservation agents at the W Continue Reading

Touching Disney Flag Retreat Ceremony Inspires Special Veteran’s Day Weekend Video

Touching Disney Flag Retreat Ceremony Inspires Special Veteran’s Day Weekend Video 3 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith As many Disney Parks Blog readers know, we recognize and show support for the brave men and women in our armed forces with special flag retreat ceremonies at both Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort. This Veteran’s Day weekend, we’re sharing something special from one of our ceremonies – a heartwarming video of a retired veteran whose ordinary Continue Reading

Gatorland Offers Veterans and Military Free Admission Nov. 11-30 #gatorlandisawesome

Gatorland Offers Veterans and Military Free Admission Nov. 11-30 #gatorlandisawesome 4 Happy Veteran’s Day From Gatorland Park Honors Veterans, Active And Retired Military With Free Admission Nov. 11-30 In honor of Veteran’s Day on Saturday, Nov. 11, Gatorland®, the “Alligator Capital of the World,” is offering free admission from Nov. 11 to 30, 2017 for all veterans, active and retired military personnel with ID presented at the admission gate, plus 20 percent off for up t Continue Reading

From Veterans Day to Walt Disney and Back Again..

From Veterans Day to Walt Disney and Back Again.. 7 From Veterans Day to Walt Disney and back again.. by Guest Bloggers Uriah and Denise Hodgson I know we all come here for everything Disney but when we think of Disney do we ever think of our Veterans or the war? Mostly NO. But we should because Walt Disney was a veteran*, who chose to serve his country to protect the Dream. The Dream of freedom. Wait what I thought all Walt did was make some cute shorts and war bon Continue Reading