[25 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Honored with Several Awards

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts was recently honored with several Thea Awards from the Themed Entertainment Associated (TEA).
The awards recognize the “outstanding achievements in the themed entertainment industry in addition to the creative talent behind each attraction or experience.”
Disneyland’s it’s a small world received the Thea Classic award which is given to attractions that have withstood the test of time and endured for more than 20 years. The incoming TEA president Steve Birket said the attraction is a “timeless classic” and is a “metaphor for our increasingly global industry.”
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[25 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Beautifully Disney’s ‘Frozen’ Collection Debuts at Disney Parks

The latest collection from Beautifully Disney is inspired by the hit Disney animated film, Frozen.
The collection features a Rollerball Eye Shadow set with a silver-toned Elegant Ice color, and a golden-toned Sparkling eye shadow.
The Frozen nail collection includes winter colors like Spiraling Snow, Magnificent Power, Frozen Queen, and Miss Royal Pants. The Sparkling Snow color is a glittery shade full of sparkles.
This new Beautifully Disney collection also features an eye shadow palette with eight shades including warmer earth tones and frosty hues. The colors include Crystal Snowflake, Powers Unleashed, Touched …

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[24 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Studios’ Live-Action ‘Cinderella’ Hits Theaters in March 2015

The latest live-action adaptation of a classic Disney animated film, Cinderella, will arrive in theaters in the spring of 2015.
The film, directed by Academy Award nominee Kenneth Branagh (Thor, Hamlet), tells the story of Ella played by Lily James (Downton Abbey). After her mother’s death Ella’s father remarries and Ella must welcome her stepmother and stepsisters into the family home.
Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine) plays the evil stepmother who eventually relegates Ella into a servant girl after Ella’s father dies. Ella is determined to honor her mother’s dying …

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Atlanta Braves Spring Training to Include Games Against Top Major League Teams

The Atlanta Braves are once again returning to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for their 2015 spring training season.
The Braves will be taking on some of the top teams from Major League Baseball during spring training including the National League East champion Washington Nationals on March 6, and the American League East champion Baltimore Orioles on April 2.
The Braves report for two weeks of training in mid-February and start play on March 4 against the New York Mets. The St. Louis Cardinals play the Braves on March 11 …

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[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gift Card Holiday Pin Series to Feature Characters from ‘Frozen’

The Disney Gift Card Holiday Pin Series for this year will feature four designs with characters from Frozen.
The Disney Gift Cards with the Frozen designs are available with beginning balances of $75 and each gift card comes with a Disney Trading Pin.
The four pins feature Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and Olaf and can only be found as part of the Disney Gift Card holiday series.
The Frozen edition gift cards with pins can be purchased at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. Other holiday designs are available at DisneyGiftCard.com.
The Disney Gift Cards can …

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[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
December 2014 Merchandise Events Announced for Disneyland Resort

It’s beginning to look a lot like the holiday shopping season and the Disneyland Resort has a month full of special merchandise events planned for December.
The month of events kicks off with Precious Moments doll designer Linda Rick visiting the World of Disney Store in the Downtown Disney District on December 5-7. Linda will be on hand each day from noon until 10 p.m. to celebrate the release of her holiday collection. She’ll be back for another set of appearances on December 19-21.
On December 6, Walt Disney Imagineering Art Director …

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Junior Orders Second Season of ‘Sheriff Callie’s Wild West’

Sheriff Callie will continue to keep the peace on Disney Junior.
The network has ordered a second season of Sheriff Callie’s Wild West. The series stars Mandy Moore (Tangled) as the voice of Sheriff Callie, a calico cat sheriff who lives in the frontier town of Nice and Friendly Corners.
Callie works to make sure that everyone in town follows the rules of good morals, manners, and social ethics.
“The rich characters and colorful Wild West backdrop combined with the universal messages of being kind to one another and recognizing right from wrong …