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2011-11-16 11:00:00

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2012, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club will take the show on the road as it kicks off a year-long celebration for D23 members with a bold lineup of fantastic events. Throughout the year, D23 will delight Disney fans from Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Palm Springs to Orlando, Burbank and even Marceline, Missouri -- Walt Disney's boyhood hometown -- with the thrill and excitement of uniquely magical Disney experiences. "To...

2011-11-08 04:00:00

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is expanding its framework by signing on as the presenting sponsor of the 36th Festival of the Masters at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL., November 11 - 13, 2011. In addition to acting as presenting sponsor for the 2011 Festival, Michaels will continue as the Festival's presenting sponsor through 2013. Founded in 1975, the Festival...

2011-09-23 00:35:00

KO OLINA, Hawaii, Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Disney-inspired Hawaiian celebration launched the grand opening of Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, Thursday night with music, sparkling colored lights and the ceremonial mixing of sand with pixie dust. Aulani combines the magic of Disney storytelling and guest service with the beauty and traditions of Hawaii, creating an unforgettable family vacation experience on a beautiful lagoon along the coast of Oahu. (Photo:...

2011-09-20 16:46:00

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide is joining forces with visionary filmmaker James Cameron and Fox Filmed Entertainment to bring the world of AVATAR to life at Disney parks. Through an exclusive agreement announced today by Disney, Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment and Fox, Disney will partner with Cameron and producing partner Jon Landau to create themed lands that will give theme park guests the opportunity to explore the mysterious...

2011-09-12 08:25:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Love sharing your knowledge of Mickey's California crib? Raced around every attraction at Walt Disney World Resort? If so, your dreams have come true! Disney Parks today announced the fifth annual Walt Disney World Moms Panel search. For the first time in the panel's history, the call for new park-savvy panelists to lead the online trip-planning forum has expanded to include Disneyland and runDisney specialists. Disney fans from all...

2011-08-24 14:41:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a destination that combines imagination with exceptional storytelling to inspire people of all ages, Walt Disney World Resort, will serve as the premiere sponsor of the Public Relations Society of America's (PRSA) 2011 International Conference, Oct. 15-18, in Orlando, Fla. "Walt Disney World Resort is an ideal sponsor for the PRSA International Conference, especially considering this year's theme, 'Imagine. Create. Inspire: Envisioning the...

2011-08-04 11:00:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney Consumer Products (DCP) will showcase an extensive collection of Disney merchandise and interactive experiences inside its Disney Living Pavilion at the ultimate Disney fan event, D23 Expo, held at the Anaheim Convention Center from August 19-21. In the Disney Living Pavilion, D23 Expo attendees can explore the ultimate Disney lifestyle through the neighborhoods of "Style," "Play" and "Celebrations." From the latest toys and newest...

2011-07-29 12:07:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International (NYSE: CQB) and Walt Disney World Resort announced an agreement today that will bring premium, healthy fresh Chiquita® and Fresh Express® products to a number of retail points at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. and the Disney Cruise Line. This new strategic alliance represents the commitment of both companies to provide consumers with healthy food options....

2011-07-07 13:15:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The D23 Expo 2011 is proud to announce the Arena schedule for The Ultimate Disney Fan Event. From August 19 - 21, Expo guests will have exclusive access to presentations from The Walt Disney Studios, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, Disney Channel and Marvel Comics - plus they will be able to experience the 2011 Disney Legends Ceremony. In addition to the spotlight arena presentations, this year's Expo will feature screenings, celebrity panels...

2011-06-09 08:00:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Early homebuyers in Disney's unique residential resort community, Golden Oak at Walt Disney World® Resort, will receive Disney VIP park passes to Walt Disney World® Resort with no block-out dates, free parking, personalized service when making dining reservations at Walt Disney World® Resort restaurants, access to special early or late theme park hours each day and select merchandise...