Were coming up on the third anniversary of the Disney Parks Blog this fall, so I thought it was time to take a look back on some of the stories weve brought you during the last few years. Lets start by looking back to July 2010 and see what we were up to that month.
Captain EO Returns to Walt Disney World
On July 2, 2010, Captain EO made its return to Epcot. Were you there?
We See You, Mickey!
Disneyland Resort photographer Paul Hiffmeyer shared two photos of the Happiest Balloon on Earth on the Disney Parks Blog in July 2010. This one, with the balloon peeking over Sleeping Beauty Castle, was my favorite.
Via Napoli Opens Next Month at Epcot
Disney Parks Food Writer Pam Brandon gave Disney Parks Blog readers a sneak peek at the new Via Napoli, which was to open the following month at Epcot in the Walt Disney World Resort. Have you had one of their delicious pizzas yet?
Disneys Wedding Pavilion Marks Crystal Celebration
On July 15, 2010, Disneys Fairy Tale Wedding Pavilion celebrated 15 years of creating happily-ever-after moments.
An Early Peek at Aulani
On July 22, 2010, Disney Parks Blog readers met John McClintock, who gave the first in a series of updates on the progress of Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa, in Ko Olina, Hawai`i.
Meet the Club 55ers
As we celebrated the 56th anniversary of Disneyland, we took a moment on the Disney Parks Blog to recognize the Club 55ers – those who were working at the park on opening day in 1955.
Beverly Taste Tests at Epcot
Do you remember your first taste of Beverly at Club Cool in Epcot? In July 2010, we showed you some reactions from Beverly first-timers.
Must See: A Breathtaking Look at World of Color from 1,800 Feet Up
One month following the June 2010 premiere of World of Color, Disney Parks Blog readers got a look at the show from a whole new perspective: from 1,800 feet in the air.
First Look: Artwork for Mickeys Soundsational Parade Coming to Disneyland Park in 2011
In July 2010, readers got a first look at the new parade coming the following summer to Disneyland park. (Hey! Hey! Hey!)
Starting the Disney Dream Engines
The Disney Dream reached a major milestone in July 2010, when its engines were started for the first time.
Disney Parks Blog Time Capsule: July 2010 by Erin Glover: Originally posted on the Disney Parks Blog