Tag Archives: Dia De Los Muertos

Disney Pixar ‘Coco’ Inspired Mariachi Group Coming to Mexico Pavilion at Epcot


El Mariachi Coco de Santa Cecilia, a new musical group inspired by the Disney•Pixar film Coco and the celebration of Día de los Muertos, is coming to the Mexico pavilion in Epcot beginning November 22, 2017, and performing through January 6, 2018. Named for the town of Santa Cecilia seen in the film, El Mariachi Coco […]


Disney Premiers ‘Coco’ at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood


Coco, Disney · Pixar’s latest film, premiered on Wednesday night at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California. The event featured a pre-screening performance from a mariachi band and a pre-party. A theme throughout the night was the Latino heritage and Mexican pride displayed by the creators and voices behind the animated film. The movie has […]


New Paradise Garden Grill Menu for Plaza de la Familia at California Adventure


As part of the Plaza de la Familia celebration that begins tomorrow at Disney California Adventure, Paradise Garden Grill will be featuring a all-new menu of Mexican foods. Entrees include: Mole Verde con Pollo – Herb-braised chicken with golden rice, black beans and corn tortillas [$11.99] Yucatan-inspired Vaporcitos – Chicken tamales steamed in banana leaves […]


Plaza de la Familia Coming to California Adventure for Halloween Time


The Disneyland Resort has released more details about the Coco-inspired celebration coming to Disney California Adventure for Halloween Time. Plaza de la Familia will take over the Paradise Gardens area of Paradise Pier and will feature Mexican foods, decorations, music, and the traditions of Dia de los Muertos. “A Musical Celebration of Coco” will feature […]


Disney Pixar’s New ‘Coco’ Trailer Gives a New Glimpse into the ‘Land of the Dead’


Back in March when the first teaser trailer was released for Disney Pixar’s upcoming Coco, we told you that the film is deeply influenced by Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Today we’re sharing a few more details along with the new official movie trailer. Despite his family’s baffling generations-old embargo on music, […]


Disney-Pixar Releases Coco Teaser Trailer


Disney•Pixar released the first teaser trailer for Coco. The film centers around the adventures of 12-year-old Miguel, his love of music, and a remarkable family reunion. Actors Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, and Renée Victor lend their voices to the film in main roles. The main character Miguel is voiced by the young newcomer Anthony […]