Step in front of the exquisite golden carriage used in the production of Walt Disney Studios’ all-new, live-action “Cinderella” to capture a memorable photo at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Streets of America movie theater façade has rolled out the blue carpet for this special photo opportunity for theme park guests. Decked out in gold leaf and measuring 10 feet tall and 17 feet long, the carriage will be on display through April 11.
Did you know there are 11 attractions without any height requirements at Epcot at Walt Disney World? To get your little ones ready for your vacation, here’s a helpful guide showing Epcot’s height ranges for attractions and rides. Contact me for details on how I can help you plan while saving you money on your vacation. Click here for more information regarding Disney vacations.
by Scott Wolf
Back in the ’80s when I was working at Disney TV Animation, a wonderful artist gave me a collection of photos including the above. They depict Walt Disney returning to the Kansas City Art Institute in 1963, a school he attended as a child, to receive a Distinguished Alumnus award.
Have you ever wanted to experience a cruise on a the Disney Cruise Line? Your fantasy can become a reality! Sail on the Disney Fantasy this September! Rooms are still available for the 7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise. Pricing starts at $2732 for two adults.* Contact me for details.
Click on the picture below to view an ebrochure which includes videos, pictures, information, and more. Contact me if you have more questions. Happy sailing!
*Rates in U.S. dollars and valid through April 30, 2015. Offer is subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply. All amounts subject to change. Gratuities and excursions are not included. See Disney Cruise Line website for applicable Terms and Conditions.
by Scott Wolf
I always love to use Disney characters as subjects for my photography, so I couldn’t resist when I saw Captain Hook and Mr. Smee greeting guests on Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay! Be sure to contact Shani for more information about the cruises that sail to this magical getaway!
The first phase of the Grizzly Peak Expansion at Disney California Adventure park, the all-new Smokejumpers Grill, opens March 20! This is just the beginning of the expansion, which will bring new building exteriors, landscape features and more – including a visually enhanced experience at Soarin’ Over California.
The first phase of this expansion, the all-new Smokejumpers Grill, opens March 20, 2015. This new quick-service location draws inspiration from the brave men and women who fight wildfires in our California forests. In addition to a whole new look, the location will feature an updated menu with tasty items like a Bacon Cheddar Burger, Grilled Chicken & Jack Sandwich and Chili Cheeseburger.
And this is just the beginning of the Grizzly Peak expansion, which will bring new building exteriors, landscape features and more to the former Condor Flats area. Lush pine trees will bring cool areas of shade will make you feel like you are in California’s High Sierras.
When the rest of the area opens later this spring, Soarin’ Over California will also reopen with updates to its screen and projection system, bringing a visually enhanced experience.
Contact me for Disneyland Resort vacation packages and information about Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration.
by Scott Wolf
Pictured is the 1967 Disneyland Ambassador Marcia Miner, giving a tour in the former Disneyland attraction, Adventure Thru Inner Space. Marcia is the subject of my next interview that I’ll post very soon!
Adventure Thru Inner Space opened in 1967 as part of an all-new Tomorrowland. Today it is the home of Star Tours: The Adventures Continue.
The World of AVATAR is coming to life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World. Here is a sneak peek of the new land scheduled to open in 2017.
Here is another video with more about the AVATAR-inspired land coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Get the new “Show Your Disney Side Mobile App” today! Add your face and become a Disney character. Choices include Frozen, Star Tours, Pirates, and Haunted Mansion.
Click here to get the app! Enjoy!
Below is the latest issue of Merchandise Monthly, the official merchandise magazine of Disneyland and Walt Disney World: