Every Role a Starring Role – Disney Parks Food and Beverage Project Manager

Written by at October 6, 2017

Do you have a Groot sipper, Mickey Pumpkin popcorn bucket or perhaps a Poison Apple glow cube brightening up your favorite snacks and beverages at home? Food and Beverage Project Manager Rachael Daigler and her team are hard at work designing, developing and bringing these magical novelty items to Disney Parks, so you can take them home as fun memories of your visit

Ninth Disney-Sponsored KaBOOM! Playground in Anaheim Built at Willow Park

Written by at September 29, 2017

What do you get when you combine 300 dedicated volunteers with clinking hammers, buzzing drills, lots of mulch and a little bit of pixie dust? A brand-new playground built in just under 8 hours

Oscar Martinez, Longest-Tenured Disney Parks Cast Member, Retires

Written by at September 27, 2017

After more than 60 years serving up magic and memories at The Happiest Place on Earth, Carnation Café chef Oscar Martinez retired on September

Don’t Let Hunger Drag On! Disneyland Resort Engineers Build ‘Fantasmic!’ Dragon at 10th Anniversary of CANstruction Orange County

Written by at September 7, 2017

To celebrate the return of the popular nighttime spectacular, “Fantasmic!” at Disneyland park, the Disneyland Resort Design and Engineering team brought Maleficent to life with 5,250 canned and packaged goods at the 10th anniversary of CANstruction Orange County. For the past six months, this hard-working group has brainstormed, designed and planned the 10-foot-tall character

Every Role a Starring Role – Wedding Planner, Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings

Written by at August 31, 2017

Your wedding day is something often dreamed about from the time you are little. What if you could share that day with one of our favorite couples, Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse? Or say your vows in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle? Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings are something Disney fans dream of, and wedding planner Keli Byrne helps make those dreams a reality

Every Role a Starring Role – Senior Event Manager at the Disneyland Resort

Written by at August 1, 2017

Each year, senior event manager Al Nassar and his team help coordinate more than 1,500 events across the Disneyland Resort and off property, as well – including D23 Expo, Mickey’s Halloween Party, Candlelight Processional and many more. Beginning with coordinating event logistics and ending with event day, Al is working up to 12 months in advance, on 10 events at a time. Learn more about Al’s role in this episode of “Every Role a Starring Role.”

Every Role a Starring Role – Food & Beverage Lead at Disneyland Resort

Written by at June 30, 2017

After adventuring through Tarzan’s Treehouse and helping Indiana Jones escape from a rolling boulder, guests make their way across Adventureland to Bengal Barbeque, where Food and Beverage lead Marvin Valdez is waiting to greet them with a tasty skewer and Jungle Julep

Celebrate Fourth of July Week with Special Entertainment at the Disneyland Resort

Written by at June 28, 2017

If you are visiting the Disneyland Resort this week, be sure to wear your red, white and blue, and check out the special entertainment leading up to Independence Day

Every Role a Starring Role – Walt Disney Imagineering Project Coordinator

Written by at June 6, 2017

Meet Sarah Brnca, a project coordinator with Walt Disney Imagineering, who is the integrator between all project teams, keeping things cohesive, organized and running smoothly

Disneyland Resort Cast Members Learn About the Making of ‘Moana’ from the Filmmakers

Written by at May 19, 2017

Attending unique, exclusive events is among the best things about working for Disney, and Disneyland Resort cast members did just that earlier this week as part of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month. The Diversity Resource Group COMPASS (Community of Pacific Islanders, Asians and Allies) hosted a conversation for cast members with the directors of Walt Disney […