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[22 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Chinese New Year at Shanghai Disney Resort

Starting today, guests can celebrate the Chinese New Year at Shanghai Disney Resort with special entertainment, merchandise, food, and more.
The celebration of the Year of the Dog will include decorations in bright red and yellow, Mickey and friends in seasonal costumes ready for photos with guests, and guests will receive special wishing cards and golden chocolate coins symbolizing good fortune.
The Garden of Twelve Friends will be transformed into a Wishing Garden for the holiday while the Gardens of Imagination will be home to a drum ceremony each morning.
Shaghai Swing, a …

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[11 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
Shanghai Disneyland Opening Disney Toy Story Land in 2018

Shanghai Disneyland is expanding with a seventh themed land next year when Disney Toy Story Land opens.
This new land will be the first expansion at the theme park since it opened in 2016.
Just like in Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests at Disney Toy Story Land in Shanghai Disneyland will be shrunk down to toy size.
The new land will feature Slinky Dog Spin, Rex’s Racer – a u-shaped track ride, and Woody’s Round-up which will feature “a herd of ponies rounded up by Sheriff Woody himself will swing …

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[5 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Parks Around the World Celebrating Halloween

Guests at the Disney Parks around the world have a chance to celebrate Halloween!
The Disney Villains have taken over at Disneyland Paris during a new holiday parade, Mickey’s Halloween Tricycle Gang. Villains including Maleficent, The Queen of Hearts, Jafar, Captain Hook, and more can be seen this season!
The park is also celebrating with Goofy’s Skeletoon Street Party.
Hong Kong Disneyland’s celebration includes Maze of Madness: The Nightmare Experiment Continues, Villains Night Out! Chapter 2, and the Pirates of the Caribbean Ghost Trail.
In the Halloween Time Festival Gardens guests will find Pooh …

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[7 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Shanghai Disney Resort Celebrating Summer

The Shanghai Disney Resort has transformed into a summer oasis for a seasonal celebration.
A new show, Summer Blast, is being performed on The Enchanted Storybook Castle Stage.
The show lets guests experience an exotic rainforest, surfing the waves in Hawaii, and exploring the deep sea – all as characters spray and mist them with water.
Duffy and ShellyMae are celebrating summer at Mickey’s Storybook Express. Guests will be sprinkled with water as dancers walk the parade route for Duffy’s Splashing pre-parade.
And no summer celebration is complete without food! Guests at Shanghai Disney …

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[23 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Shanghai Disneyland Welcomes 10 Million Guests

Shanghai Disneyland has been open for just 11 months but the theme park has already welcomed 10 million guests.
Since the park opened in June 2016, the park has been committed to “deliver a guest experience that’s authentically Disney and distinctly Chinese.”
Disney CEO and Chairman Bob Iger said of the park, We’re thrilled to see millions of people from across China embrace Shanghai Disney Resort.”
The parks first expansion – a Toy Story themed land – is set to open in June 2018.
The park has already been honored by several industry organizations …

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[2 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘Beauty and the Beast’ Premieres at Shanghai Disney Resort

The cast of the new live-action Beauty and the Beast celebrated the Chinese premiere of the film at Shanghai Disney Resort.
The backdrop for the celebration was the Walt Disney Grand Theater, located in Disneytown. The 1,200 seat theater is also home to the first Mandarin production of The Lion King.
The stars of the film including Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, and Josh Gad, along with director Bill Condon were in town for the premiere.
Back here in the States, guests can check out an extended preview of the film at …

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[2 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Parks Announce New Ambassadors for 2017

Disney Parks and Resorts has officially welcomed the new class of ambassadors for 2017-28.
Disney Parks Ambassadors are a tradition that goes back to Walt Disney.
The ambassadors act as spokespeople for the Disney Parks, lead community outreach and volunteer opportunities, and and act as ambassadors of goodwill representing the 135,000 cast members around the world.
The new Disney Parks Ambassadors for 2017-18 are:

Manako Tanaka, Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa
Michael Giordano and Laura Janice Gedigk, Disneyland Paris
Nozomi Fukumoto, Tokyo Disneyland
Brandon Peters and Ken Facey, Walt Disney World Resort
Alexa Garcia and Mikey Trujillo, …

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[15 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Honored for Guest Experiences

This year has been a good year for the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts – in all they’ve received more than 150 awards from the travel industry.
Disney received a total of 15 awards in the Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards including awards for the Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, Aulain, and more.
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) and the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) recognized Walt Disney Parks and Resorts this year for experiences at Shanghai Disneyland and Disneyland Paris.
Shanghai Disneyland’s …

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[10 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]
Shanghai Disneyland Breaks Ground for Toy Story Land

Shanghai Disneyland has broken ground for the Toy Story Land expansion at the park.
The new expansion will be completed by 2018.
The groundbreaking ceremony featured Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company along with chairman of the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Bob Chapek and Fan Xiping, chariman of Shanghai Shendi Group.
Toy Story Land was planned for Shanghai Disneyland before the theme park opened earlier this year. The Shanghai Disney Resort is the only resort dedicated to the characters and stories from Toy Story – which is a …

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[19 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Shanghai Disney Opens, Tragedy at Grand Floridian, and More

Welcome to our weekly news roundup! Before jumping in to this week’s news we’d like to wish all the dads out there a Happy Father’s Day!
Last week was a tragic week for Orlando and Walt Disney World. Following the mass shooting last weekend at Pulse nightclub, Disney was rocked by another tragedy on Wednesday when a two-year-old was killed by an alligator at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.
Following this tragedy Disney began installing temporary fences along the shores of the resort’s beaches including at the Grand Floridian and Disney’s …