Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

The Walt Disney Company Statement on Recapitalization Plan for Euro Disney

BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 5, 2014--The Walt Disney Company today issued the following statement regarding its proposal for a 1 billion euro recapitalization of Euro Disney S.C.A and its principal subsidiary.

Visualization of the Enchanted Storybook Castle at Shanghai Disney Resort

Innovative Technology Building Shanghai Disney Resort’s Castle Attracts Prestigious International Architecture Award

September 2014, Shanghai – A prestigious professional honor was recently awarded to recognize the innovative design and technology practices that have been used in the development of Enchanted Storybook Castle, currently under construction as the centerpiece of Shanghai Disney Resort’s theme park, Shanghai Disneyland. The American Institute of Architects presented its Technology in Architectural Practice Award to Walt Disney Imagineering for its successful implementation of Building Information Modeling, the process of generating and managing digital representations of structures and facilities.

Parade Float Design Blends Disney Magic with Beauty of China for 2014 Shanghai Tourism Festival

Shanghai Disney Resort Reveals Tourism Festival Parade Float Design

September 3, 2014, Shanghai – Shanghai Disney Resort today revealed the float design for its debut appearance at the 2014 Shanghai Tourism Festival parade. Featuring favorite Disney characters, world-class performances, and traditional Chinese art, Shanghai Disney Resort’s first appearance at the international festival will add a unique Disney entertainment element to this popular event.

Disney VoluntEARS Celebrate Teachers at A Gift for Teaching

Disney VoluntEARS Celebrate Teachers at A Gift for Teaching Shopping Event, Donate 2.5 Million Back-to-School Supplies

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 8, 2014 – As teachers across Central Florida prepare to ring the bell opening a new school year, Mickey Mouse and VoluntEARS from Walt Disney World Resort provided a ringing endorsement for the community’s educators today – 2.5 million back-to-school supplies and cash donations benefiting more than 70,000 local students.

Disney VoluntEARS

Disney VoluntEARS Earn More Than $1 Million for Hundreds of Local Nonprofits

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., August 1, 2014 – Disney VoluntEARS spend countless hours on community initiatives such as mentoring students, organizing donations at local food banks and advancing adult literacy. In recognition of their service, Walt Disney World Resort is giving more than $1 million to Central Florida nonprofits through the company’s EARS to You grants.


Disney Parks Blog

On Sunday nights this fall you’ll find me snuggled with my favorite blanket anxiously waiting for the latest episode of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” to air. As a fan of Hook – I mean the show – I was excited to hear that some of my favorite...
This week, we captured an unusual sight in the sky above Magic Kingdom Park – a rare lunar eclipse called a “blood moon.” The moon added the perfect spooky atmosphere to our parks, especially Magic Kingdom Park, which is already decorated for...

Disney Post Blog

MyMagic+—the collection of tools taking the guest experience to the next level at the Walt Disney World Resort—was recently honored with an “Innovation by Design” award by the popular magazine and website, Fast Company. MyMagic+...