* Happy Birthday Disneyland!! Disneyland’s 60th anniversary Diamond Celebration begins today.
* Disneyland’s new ‘ Disneyland Forever’ fireworks show begins tonight.
* The new ‘World of Color – Celebrate!’ premiers today at Disney California Adventure.
* Magic Kingdom in Orlando and Disneyland in Anaheim are open 24 hours today.
* Disneyland California will begin testing of FastPass+ system this summer. Hong Kong Disneyland will follow in 2016.
* Disney has posted “No Selfie Sticks” signs outside Big Thunder Mountain and Splash Mountain at both WDW and Disneyland because people were not obeying the rules.
* Grizzly Peak Airfield opened this week at Disney’s California Adventure.
* Peter Pan’s Flight in Disneyland will not re-open until July 1.
* Chef Mickey’s at Disney’s Contemporary Resort begins serving brunch May31. Reservations can begin being made on May 22.
* The new Boathouse restaurant at Disney Springs has joined the Disney Dining Plan.
* New Restaurants are coming soon to WDW Disney Springs: The Edison (American food and cocktails), Sprinkles (cupcakes, ice cream, and cookies), Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza (artisanal pizza), Vivoli Gelateria (gelato), Tea Traders Cafe’ by Joffreys (loose leaf teas), STK Orlando (steaks), Morimoto Asia (Pan Asian), and Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar (Indiana Jones inspired lounge).
* A drunken 27 year Ohio man had to be rescued from the Bay Lake after running a golf cart off the Wilderness Lodge Bay Lake pier and trying to swim away from shore per the Orlando Sentinel.
* Disney will be adding 26 new DVC lodge cabins at the Wilderness Lodge per a construction work plan released this week.
* DVC member services will closed all day on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015. DVCMember.com can still be used that day.
* Tokyo DisneySea is building a new Pixar, Nemo themed attraction set to open in the Spring of 2017.
* Disney Cruise Line will be sailing out of New York City to both Canada and the Bahamas in 2016.
* The largest Disney Store in the world has opened in Shanghai, China.
* Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ opens today with a mediocre 53% fresh rating from Rotten Tomatoes.
* Disney/Pixar’s upcoming ‘Inside Out’ is a huge hit at the Cannes Film Festival.
* ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is already $70 million dollars over budget with 3 months of filming still left to go.