By LeAura Luciano | 06/07/2013 - 15:42
High-flying elephants and spinning teacups usually take center stage when thinking of Walt Disney World Resort. But did you know that 9-pound lemons are grown at The Land pavilion at Epcot, or that safaris explore Africa-inspired savannas in the middle of Florida? It takes a second – or third – glance to come across countless undiscovered gems within the 40-square-mile Vacation Kingdom. Here are just a few of the unexpected:
By LeAura Luciano | 06/01/2013 - 11:00
How big is summer 2013 at Walt Disney World Resort? So big that only one word describes the attractions, shows, events and more awaiting summer guests: MONSTROUS.
Disney’s Monstrous Summer is packed with good times for all, whether it’s the first summer of fun in New Fantasyland or the nonstop thrills of a re-imagined Test Track Presented by Chevrolet. Here is our guide to having a MONSTROUS summer:
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 05/21/2013 - 13:57
Disney is a magical place where dreams come true. So it comes as no surprise that Rita Ferro was able to make all her dreams come true, by working for Disney. By age 44, she has already earned the title of Executive Vice President of Disney Media Sales and Marketing. The Cuban-American native of Coral Gables, Florida has also worked for ESPN international, MTV Networks in Latin America and Blue Pearl Entertainment before making magic happen at Disney.
By Samantha Leal | 05/17/2013 - 10:44
Who doesn't grow up wanting to be a Disney princess? Now, you or your daughter can look like one in a princess-inspired Quinceañera dress. Disney Consumer Products has unveilved their new Disney Royal Ball Collection.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/09/2013 - 17:14
Disney tried to trademark Dia de los Muertos. Yes, the Mexican holiday. We wish we were kidding, but the mass media corporation had actually placed a trademark request earlier this month to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Disney’s reasoning? According to a story by Fox News Latino, the company sought to trademark “Dia de los Muertos” for merchandising purposes.
By Latina Promotions | 05/03/2013 - 11:00
This summer, there’s a Monstrous lineup of new shows and attractions at Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort—and now, LATINA wants to treat you to a Disney Parks vacation! Check out the magic that awaits, and see how to enter for your chance to win it.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/22/2013 - 14:52
Talk about a piece of cake! One of Disney Channel's biggest stars, Martina Stoessel celebrated her 16th birthday during a studio visit in Burbank, California yesterday! The Argentine actress plays the lead in the telenovela Violetta, which is the highest rated tween show in Latin America.
"Thanks for all of the birthday wishes! I ended my day so happy! Love you guys," she tweeted to her fans.
By Tom Castaneda | 03/15/2013 - 16:02
Tonight, Wizards of Waverly Place star Jake T. Austin will be back on the Disney Channel reprising his role as Max Russo in the show's hour-long special The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex.
By Tom Castaneda | 02/12/2013 - 12:16
The Disney Channel, which was launched in April 1983, will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year. And, we couldn’t help but look back at the network’s track record for discovering, developing and nurturing Latino talent. From Christina Aguilera and Christina Milian to Selena Gomez and Bella Thorne, a large number of Latino stars have appeared on the Disney Channel in network’s hit sitcoms, original movies and family-oriented programming.
By Katie Amey | 02/04/2013 - 12:50
Bella Thorne is everywhere these days! A true definition of a triple threat, the 15-year-old actress/singer/dancer is taking the TV world by storm (in her hugely successful series, Shake It Up!), has a new film Buttermilk Sky in the works for 2013, and is currently in the midst of recording her debut album. Yep, she’s one busy chica. And, in between all of that, she’s still making time to work with Ring Pop to raise money for one of her favorite charities.