Excitement grows for the opening of the new Disney Store in New York City’s Times Square. The re-imagined stores have opened across the U.S. and in Europe since June 29th when the first “next generation” store premiered in Montebello, CA. The grand opening of the 2-story Manhattan store – billed as the largest in North America - is set for Tuesday, [...]
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On Saturday, July 17th, Disneyland celebrated its 55th Birthday. They celebrated the day with several merchandise releases, a couple of emotional ceremonies and even a few surprises. It was a hot day in Southern California, just like opening day in 1955, but we braved the heat and enjoyed Disneyland’s birthday party. Read on for some pictures and highlights from the day.
Happy 55th Birthday Disneyland!! If you’re at Disneyland today, you might want to check out some of the festivities going on around the resort. If you can’t make it, rest assured that The DIS Unplugged will be there and will bring you a full report. Be sure to check out Disneyland Correspondent Nancy Johnson’s blog that takes a [...]
It’s the last day of your Walt Disney World vacation. The sun is rising and your alarm sounds loudly next to you. Thirty seconds later your phone rings. It’s your wake-up call with the sound of Mickey Mouse reminding you to get your day started. But, there’s a problem; you don’t want your day to [...]
Happy 4th of July from your friends at The DIS and DIS Unplugged! At Walt Disney World and Disneyland, Mickey Mouse and friends celebrate with special fireworks displays and entertainment all across the resort. No matter how you choose to celebrate, we hope you all have a happy and safe holiday weekend with your friends [...]
Disneyland pre-released a cute television spot that begins airing May 31 promoting the new World of Color nighttime show at Disney’s California Adventure. The show is billed as a spectacular that “weaves water, color, fire, and light into a kaleidoscope of fantasy and imagination.” The commercial features Mickey Mouse making mischief similar to “The Sorcerer’s [...]
Though it wasn’t scheduled to open until June 11th when the Summer Nightastic promotion begins, the Silly Symphony Swings quietly opened Memorial Day weekend at Disney California Adventure. The attraction is inspired by the 1935 Walt Disney cartoon “The Band Concert”, where Mickey Mouse attempts to conduct an outdoor concert, eventually conducting in the middle of a tornado. [...]