LucasFilm is hosting a competitions for Star Wars fans to get creative for a chance to win a trip to visit LucasFilm and attend a screening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. How to enter: Create your own 2-minute Rogue One-inspired video using the… Read More »Filmmakers: Star Wars Wants You to #GoRogue!
Michelle Snow is a huge fan of Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars in films and TV, as well as the Disney parks. She's also an award-winning writer who has written several guidebooks on Orlando. Follow her on Twitter @zengrrl. Her blog, CitySurfing Orlando has covered Orlando and the theme parks since 2010. Her favorite rides at the Disney parks are Star Tours, Big Thunder Mountain, and Indiana Jones Adventure, and she may have cried tears of joy when she first saw the Millenium Falcon at Galaxy's Edge. She collects anything to do with Star Wars original trilogy (she saw 1977's "A New Hope" on opening weekend), Snow White, Grumpy, Tinkerbell, and Stitch.
If you live in Southern California (or are willing to travel), you’re in for a treat this Halloween as The Nightmare Before Christmas returns to The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles for three nights. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 28, 29 and 30, Danny… Read More »The Nightmare Before Christmas Returns to The Hollywood Bowl October 2016
The 68th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards were awarded over the weekend of September 10 and 11, 2016, and ABC and Marvel shows won several awards. The ceremony is held in conjunction with the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, and is presented in recognition of technical… Read More »ABC and Marvel win several 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Every few months, Turner Classic Movies offers up an evening of Disney classics, and the next installment of “Treasures From the Disney Vault” will air Thursday, September 8, 2016. Hosted by noted film critic Leonard Maltin, the programming begins at 8pm and continues into the… Read More »Treasures From the Disney Vault Returns to TCM September 2016
This month, Disney Consumer Products and the design house of Coach have teamed together for the release of Disney x Coach. This limited-edition modern luxury collection features Mickey Mouse designs on Coach leathergoods and ready-to-wear fashion apparel. The collection is part of a series of… Read More »Disney and Coach Debut Mickey Mouse Fashion Collection
If you’ve ever driven around what is now Disney Springs at Walt Disney World, you may have noticed a brightly colored building with unique architecture and a tall circular column across the street. This building is Team Disney, and it opened on Disney property 25… Read More »Team Disney Celebrates 25 years at Walt Disney World
The nominations are out for the 2016 edition of the Teen Choice Awards, and Disney, Marvel, and LucasFilm have many nominees up for awards. Captain America: Civil War leads the Teen Choice 2016 film category with twelve nominations, followed by seven for Star Wars: The… Read More »Disney Receives Multiple Nominations for Teen Choice 2016 Awards
Viva la Música has returned to SeaWorld Orlando, offering up great music, tasty cuisine, and plenty of Latin culture, on select Saturdays in April and May. I attended a media preview this week, which allowed me to sample a variety of the food offerings from… Read More »Viva la Música Returns to SeaWorld Orlando with Latin Music, Food and Culture