Disney Launches D23
10 March 2009 - Disney’s First Official Fan Organization Launches with
New Quarterly Publication, Web Site, Fan Events and Collectibles Line
Two Jungle Cruise Skippers
17 February 2009
ANAHEIM, CALIF., February 16, 2009 – Earlier this year, Jungle Cruise skippers all around the world were preparing their funniest material for a chance at representing their respective Disney Parks in Tokyo this month.
Disney News 2008
Walt Disney Studios announces New Agreement
Burbank, California, February 9, 2009 -- The Walt Disney Studios has agreed to enter into an exclusive long-term distribution arrangement with filmmaker and DreamWorks Studios co-founder Steven Spielberg, and partner Stacey Snider, chief executive officer of DreamWorks, to distribute all upcoming live-action motion pictures produced by DreamWorks under their partnership with Reliance BIG Entertainment, part of The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, it was announced today by Dick Cook, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios.
Disneyland Resort to Implement New Emissions Programs
Used Cooking Oil Now Powers the Disneyland Railroad
and Compressed Natural Gas Fuels Guest Trams
Small World Returns
A beloved Disneyland attraction returns to Fantasyland on Friday, Feb. 6, when “it’s a small world” opens with some new storytelling magic. With the premiere of a new “Spirit of America” scene, new musical enhancements, and a new look for some of the attraction’s familiar child dolls, “it’s a small world” will once again take guests of all ages on “the happiest cruise that ever sailed.”
Small World History and Fun Facts
05 February 2009
• “it’s a small world” was originally conceived as an exhibit that would benefit UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, at the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair. Because UNICEF is dedicated to the welfare of children all over the world, the theme for “it’s a small world” became an international voyage celebrating the happy spirit of children everywhere
Disneyland Welcomes Rose Bowl
Disneyland Welcomes Rose Bowl-Bound Penn State and USC Football Teams
Sleeping Beauty Castle Walkthrough Opens
Walkthrough Attraction In Sleeping Beauty Castle Reopens In Time For Holidays At Disneyland
Sleeping Beauty Walkthrough Opens
The interior of Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland, long closed to guests, will "reawaken" in time for Thanksgiving. A vibrant new version of the classic walkthrough attraction features colorful scenes of Aurora, her gallant prince, the evil Maleficent and other characters from the beloved fairy tale film.