DISNEY AROUND THE WORLD
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales was released on May 26, 2017.
Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida is the most magical place on earth, and our favorite Disney Parks destination! But there’s lots more going on worldwide – let’s take a look at what Disney is up to around the globe this month!
On June 1, 2017, Space Mountain will return to its classic ride variation after more than a year of running the Hyperspace Mountain overlay.
Fantasmic!, Disneyland Railroad, and Rivers of America are scheduled to re-open this summer.
Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT debuted on Memorial Day weekend, which also kicks off the Summer of Heroes event at Disney California Adventure.
The Main Street Electrical Parade has been extended at Disneyland until August 20, 2017.
Disney Junior Dance Party! has officially opened at Disney California Adventure.
Passholders are eligible for $1 popcorn refills through July 30, 2017 with the purchase of a special Main Street Electrical Parade bucket.
Paradise Garden Grill has added two new dishes to their menu: crispy battered corn on the cob and a fried, waffle-battered chicken skewer.
A new fireworks viewing experience at Tomorrowland Skyline Lounge is now available for a $45 admission fee.
The Matterhron Bobsleds are up and running once again after a recent refurbishment
Disneyland Resort Paris: Paris, France
Johnny Depp and the cast of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales were on hand at Disneyland Paris on May 14, 2017 to promote the new movie and get guests excited about enhancements coming to the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction in the park.
Disneyland Paris will host a one-night electronic music concert, Electroland, on July 8, 2017.
Tokyo Disney Resort: Tokyo, Japan
Nemo & Friends Searider is now open in Port Discovery at Tokyo Disneysea – a new motion simulator that shrinks guests to the size of a fish!
Turtle Talk is now featuring friends from Finding Dory.
Coming this summer, guests can expect to enjoy the Disney Pirates Summer special event, the Disney Natsu Matsuri festival, and new floats are being added to Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade.
Hong Kong Disneyland: Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong Disneyland has introduced a new Summer Student Pass, allowing unlimited visits for 11 weeks in summer 2017 for only HK$759 (that’s around
Image Courtesy of Disney $97USD).
The resort has reported 10 million visitors in its first 11 months of operation.
Aulani – A Disney Resort & Spa: Ko Olina, Hawaii
You can now buy “Mele from Aunty’s Beach House” on itunes – a collection of songs that will allow you to bring the sounds and spirit of Aulani home!
Adventures by Disney
A new destination has been added to the Adventures by Disney roster: Iceland!
Disney Cruise Line
New sailings announced include departures from New York that visit Bermuda or Quebec City.
Film, TV, and More
Spider-man: Homecoming will premiere in New York City on June 28, 2017.
Popular ABC drama Once Upon a Time has been renewed for another season, but most of its principal cast have decided against renewing their contracts.