Packing Emergency Essentials For A Cruise Vacation

Packing Emergency Essentials For A Cruise Vacation

Emergency essentials to pack before you set sail on the high seas.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Welcome New Disney Ambassadors

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Welcome New Disney Ambassadors

New Disney Ambassadors continue 50-year tradition at Disney Parks and Resorts.

Get In Touch with Your Inner Thrill Seeking Rock Star on Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Get In Touch with Your Inner Thrill Seeking Rock Star on Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Take a rock and roll thrill ride on the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Saturday Style: Star Wars Loungewear for Men

Saturday Style: Star Wars Loungewear for Men

Even an imperial overload can't resist starting the morning off with comfy pajamas and some bacon.

Walt Disney World For Grown-ups Photo Hunt

Walt Disney World For Grown-ups Photo Hunt

25 photo topics to get your creativity flowing so you can capture the magic.

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Made With Magic Items to Join Glow With the Show Ears this Fall at Disney Parks

Disney recently announced a new line of merchandise that will interact with nighttime shows just like the Glow With the Show ear hats.

The Made With Magic items include the original Glow With the Show ear hats in addition to a Minnie Mouse-inspired headband, a Mickey Mouse Glove, and a Sorcerer Mickey magic wand.

All the items will light up in sequence with the nighttime shows and fireworks including Fantasmic! and Wishes.

Journey of the Little Mermaid Scheduled to Close in January for Refurbishment

New Fantasyland has been open for two years and one of the land's popular attractions is set to close for a refurbishment in February.

Under the Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid will reportedly close on February 2 to undergo an extensive refurbishment. The ride is scheduled to reopen on March 6.

According to reports the refurbishments will be similar to those made to the Disneyland version of the attraction earlier this year.

Packing Emergency Essentials For A Cruise Vacation

Packing a good day bag is essential when traveling, and over the years I have refined my everyday carry to suit most situations, but heading off to sea on a cruise is a special place with many special and wonderful circumstances. Here are just a few suggestions of essentials to pack for your Disney Cruise Vacation, just in case it's not smooth sailing.

Hiro and Baymax from ‘Big Hero 6’ to Meet Guests at Walt Disney World and Disneyland

The stars of Big Hero 6 are headed to Disney's Hollywood Studios later this fall.

Hiro and Baymax will be meeting guests at The Magic of Disney Animation beginning sometime in November.

Guests will have a chance to tour the lab from the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology and then meet Hiro and his sidekick in Hiro's garage workshop.

Out in Disneyland guests will have a chance to visit Hiro's workshop near the Starcarde in Tomorrowland.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Welcome New Disney Ambassadors

For 50 years the Disney Ambassador Program has been a tradition within the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts.

The first Disney Ambassador, Julie Reihm Casaletto, was hand-picked by Walt Disney and introduced during the 10th anniversary of Disneyland. The ambassadors represent the theme parks in their community and around the world, in addition to hosting VIP guests.

Recently the 2015-2016 Disney Ambassadors were announced at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.

Disney Accelerator Program Hosts Inaugural Demo Day for Participants

The Disney Accelerator Program recently hosted its inaugural Demo Day for the program's participating companies.

The Demo Day gave the companies the opportunity to present their business to investors, entrepreneurs, industry leaders, and Disney executives. It wrapped up the 15-week program where companies had a chance to work with mentors including 60 Disney executives and 70 entrepreneurs and investors.

Dapper Dans Help Celebrate Southwest Airline’s First Non-Stop Dallas to Orlando Flight from Love Field

The Dapper Dans, the famous barbershop quartet from the Magic Kingdom, helped make a recent flight from Dallas to Orlando a bit more magical.

To celebrate Southwest Airline's first non-stop flight from Dallas' Love Field to Orlando International Airport, the quartet provided in-flight entertainment.

On October 13 at Flight #887 was departing Love Field, Jungle Cruise Skipper "Jungle Jane" made the flight announcements and during the flight the passengers were served Mickey Mouse-shaped treats.

Get In Touch with Your Inner Thrill Seeking Rock Star on Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

If your idea of fun is a dark coaster that goes from 0 to 60 in just under three seconds, then the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios is the perfect attraction for you.

This dark coaster takes riders on a twisting, turning, and upside down "limo" ride on the way to the Aerosmith concert, and the attraction also features a rocking soundtrack by Aerosmith.

Saturday Style: Star Wars Loungewear for Men

It can be tough running an empire, but take some advice from Darth and come to the dark side to start your morning off right - they have bacon. The overlord of your house will feel comfy and cozy in these fun Star Wars lounge pants sporting the Imperial Logo and Storm Trooper helmets. Worn with a humorous red cotton t-shirt featuring Darth Vader with a fistful of bacon, they'll be no question of who's in charge.

Glow with the Show Ears Return to The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights for 2014 Holiday Season

When the 2014 Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights begins next month at Disney's Hollywood Studios guests can once again join in the festivities with Glow with the Show Ear hats.

These interactive, glowing ear hats debuted at the Walt Disney World Resort last fall during the 15th anniversary of Fantasmic!. Using the latest technology the ear hats glow and complement the imagery and music in the nighttime shows.