Soon, Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel will be reopening, and earlier today Disney announced that the Disneyland Hotel will soon welcome guests again. But, the Disneyland Hotel will look a little different than how we left it!
There are so many cool details you can spot all around Walt Disney World.
From hidden Mickeys to movie references and everything in-between, the Imagineers have added so much extra thought into every inch of the parks and resorts! You can really see the evidence in the artwork around the resort, and today we’re sharing some tidbits that you probably didn’t know about a rather famous Disney mural.
We’re sure you know the name Walt Disney very well. Walt is, of course, one of the founders of The Walt Disney Company, the creator of Mickey Mouse, the namesake of Walt Disney World, Disneyland, and MUCH more.
But, Walt Disney didn’t do it all alone. Some people whose names you may have NEVER heard of played key roles in making Walt Disney World and/or some of its most popular rides. You’ve probably seen their work tons of times, and might even be a huge fan of it, without even realizing who made it all happen. So, today, we’re sharing the 5 people only REAL Disney fans know about (and you should totally know about too if you don’t already)!
And then, just a few weeks later, we couldn’t help but notice that cold drink cups around the Resort had received the same bright and whimsical makeover inspired by the distinctive artistic stylings of Mary Blair. Well, today, we made the happy discovery that drink cups for hot beverages now feature the colorful design, too! [Read more…]
If you’ve been to a Disney park in the last few years, you know that the technology is getting pretty crazy!
Disney has been developing tech that would pave the way for theme parks since the early years of Disneyland. We’re taking a look at five of Disney’s BIGGEST technological achievements that laid the foundation for the rides of today!
Last month we gave you a sneak peek of the Minnie Mouse: The Main Attraction which was being released in April! My how time flies, because wouldn’t you know it, the new collection just came out online!
That’s right — a new Minnie Mouse: The Main Attraction series debuts the third Saturday of each month! So let’s take a cruise through all the items that were just released today featuring one of our favorite attractions at both Disney World and Disneyland — “it’s a small world!”
Remember when we showed you those new Mary Blair-flair popcorn boxes a few weeks ago? If you’re a fan of Disney’s classic “it’s a small world” boat ride, you may know where some of these designs are derived from!
And if you were hoping for even more Mary Blair influences at the Disney parks, well, your ships just come in! A beautiful new tribute to the Imagineer has just sailed into Disney World!
Whether you’ve been keeping up with “The Imagineering Story” on Disney+ or “it’s a small world” is one of your favorite attractions, we all can appreciate Mary Blair’s artistic creations!
And, you can take a bit of that Blair magic home with you ’cause the Disney World popcorn boxes have gotten a contemporary, whimsical makeover!
While there’s just one moon and one golden sun, and a smile means friendship to everyone…
…we can’t stop smiling about this new bracelet we just spotted in Disney World!
There’s something so special about the magnificent gingerbread houses at Disney World during the holidays!
Is it that they’re positively MASSIVE? Or maybe its the level of detail that the Disney pastry artists put into these magical cookie-based creations? Whatever the reason, we keep coming back year after year to see the awesome gingerbread artwork to be found around Disney World. And if you’re like us, you won’t want to miss out on any of this year’s displays!