1 – Disneyland Paris Becomes the First Park to Host an Official LGBTQ Pride Celebration
February 1, 2019 • Disney parks around the world have had unofficial days where members of the LGBTQ community flow in to celebrate their diverse identities, but the corporation hasn’t widely sanctioned Pride festivities — until now. Disneyland Paris recently announced that it will host the first official Magical Pride day on June 1, 2019. An advertisement on the park’s website invites attendees to “Live your best life and shine with the joy of diversity” and to “Dress like a dream, feel fabulous and experience Walt Disney Studios Park like never before – loud, proud and alive with all the colours of the rainbow.” Read More
2 – ‘Toy Story 4’ Super Bowl Sneak Peek Unveils New Look At The Disney/Pixar Sequel
February 3, 2019 • After this year’s Super Bowl game, Disney and Pixar gave fans a new look at Toy Story 4, which will feature classic characters from the franchise as well as new additions to the eclectic cast of misfit toys. Fans can check out the exciting new footage in the Toy Story 4 Super Bowl spot below. Read More
3 – Disney Promotes Upcoming Film Slate with Super Bowl TV Spots
February 3, 2019 • Today, the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots are taking the field in Atlanta, Georgia to compete in Super Bowl LIII. While this year’s big game is airing on CBS, Disney made a splash in between plays, offering new looks at some of the films on their 2019 slate. Additionally, Fox and Hulu had new TV spots of their own. Read More
4 – Disney Is Selling Two New Mickey Balloon Popcorn Buckets For A Limited Time Only
February 2, 2019 • Popcorn buckets are known to cause quite a frenzy at Disney. Remember those Toy Story Alien popcorn buckets that created MASSIVE lines last year? And the limited-edition Mickey Balloon popcorn buckets that were introduced to celebrate Disneyland’s 60th anniversary? The Disney Food Blog reports that a new version of the beloved balloon buckets have returned, this time at Magic Kingdom. Read More
5 – Disney announces Star Wars and Marvel-themed cruises to the Caribbean and Bahamas
February 2, 2019 • What do you get when you blend the galactic icons of “Star Wars” and the superheroes of Marvel with— Disney? An epic adventure at sea. Starting in 2020, passengers bound for the Caribbean and the Bahamas can share the decks with the most formidable and heroic characters of the “Star Wars” galaxy or the villains and superheroes of Marvel comics on special five and seven-night cruises sailing from January to March. Read More
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