Tag Archives: Toy Story

Inside Scoop on What’s Opening in Pixar Pier


Pixar Pier is set to open on June 23rd at Disney California Adventure in the Disneyland Resort, and guests will not want to miss what Disney and Pixar have in store. Walking into the pier, guests will go under a dazzling Pixar Pier marquee with the iconic Luxo Ball greeting them as they enter. The […]


Disney Parks Reveals Additional Merchandise Coming to Toy Story Land


Last month, we were given a sneak peek of some of the new merchandise that would be coming to Toy Story Land when it opens on June 30, 2018, and today, Disney has shared some additional images of more items that we’re going to see real soon. Brad Schoeneberg, director, Merchandise Strategy and New Park […]


Disney Releases Five New Pixar-Themed MagicBands


This morning in the Shop Parks app, five brand new Pixar film-themed MagicBands have been released. The movies featured are Toy Story, Monsters University, Up, Cars, and Wall-E! The brand new designs are the open-edition, MagicBand 2 and, for the first time, two of them have designs on the center icon that is not the […]


Wheezy Added to Toy Story Land at Hollywood Studios


With the opening of Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios just a few months away, all of Andy’s toys are beginning to appear. Jessie, Rex, and Slinky Dog have already shown up, and now Wheezy, the crooning penguin, has joined in the fun. In addition to Toy Story Mania, Toy Story Land will featuring […]


Disneyland Reveals Special Food and Merchandise for Pixar Fest


In addition to the treats we showed you earlier, the Disneyland Resort has revealed a look at some of the special food items and a hint at the merchandise items that are headed into the parks for Pixar Fest! The special celebration of all things Pixar begins April 13th in both Disneyland Park and Disney […]


Bud Luckey, Disney Pixar Animator and Designer of Toy Story’s Woody, Passes Away at 83


Oscar-nominated animator Bud Luckey, known for designing the look of ‘Woody’ from Pixar’s adored Toy Story films, has sadly passed away at the age of 83. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Luckey died over the weekend after an extended illness. His son, Andy Luckey, shared the following statement on his Facebook page: Luckey’s work also […]


Stephany Folsom Takes Screenwriter Position for Disney Pixar’s ‘Toy Story 4’


Stephany Folsom has been hired by Disney Pixar as the screenwriter for the upcoming Toy Story 4 which is set to be released on June 21, 2019. Folsom is reportedly taking over for Rashida Jones and her writing partner Will McCormack from when they parted ways with the Toy Story 4 project back in November.  You […]


5 Movies to Watch Before Your Next (or First) Trip to Walt Disney World


For many of us, our days are spent looking forward to our next trip to the “Happiest Place on Earth.” You’ve booked the trip, the countdown has begun…now what?  Life, of course, continues on — sometimes at what feels like a glacial pace — as we get closer and closer to the next piece of magic.  […]


The Best Walt Disney World Meet & Greets


The Walt Disney World Resort has a great amount of meet and greet opportunities featuring tons of fan favorite characters for all guests’ enjoyment. This list is compiled from characters who have a set location, meaning walk-around characters or character dining won’t be included. So without any further ado, I will run down the best […]


Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios Installs Jessie and Rex


Walt Disney World’s upcoming Toy Story Land has just received its first characters, as Jessie and Rex have been hoisted up to their positions. Below is the video showing their grand entrances from the Disney Parks Blog, which explained their placement in the new land’s story. “According to their storyline, Rex and Jessie decided to […]