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Share Your Ears: Disney’s Charity Campaign Returns for Make-A-Wish

Share Your Ears: Disney's Charity Campaign Returns for Make-A-Wish


Disney has announced that the #ShareYourEars campaign is back for a third year, partnering with Make-A-Wish to raise funds for the charity.

From now until November 17, 2018, participants can take a photo with their “Mickey Mouse Ears” and upload it to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. For every public post using the hashtag #ShareYourEars, Disney will donate $5 to Make-A-Wish, up to $2 million.

Disney has also added “ear walls” at Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and Disneyland Paris, as well as photo frames at Hong Kong Disneyland and special photo ops on Disney Cruise Line ships, to provide backdrops for participants to share their photos.

Disney After Hours Events Expanding

Disney has announced that the popular Disney After Hours event will be expanding to Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom.

Hollywood Studios After Hours will feature rides such as Slinky Dog Dash, Alien Swirling Saucers, Toy Story Mania!, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster, and Tower of Terror, while Animal Kingdom After Hours will offer the Tree of Life Awakenings, attractions within Pandora, and more.

Both events will have select quick-service food and beverage locations open, and all After Hours events are $125 tax for advance tickets or $129 tax if purchased on the day of. Disney Vacation Club members and Annual Passholders receive a discounted price of $95 tax.

Toy Story Land Holiday Makeover

Toy Story Land will be getting a holiday makeover this year, with Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and Jessie dressing up for the season and the land receiving festive decorations.

The makeover includes oversized popcorn-and-cranberry garland at Woody’s Lunch Box, a 10-foot-tall Hamm sugar cookie, cardboard antlers for Rex, and Green Alien ornaments outside Alien Swirling Saucers.

Holiday music will also be playing throughout the land, including sleigh bells on Slinky Dog Dash and two holiday tracks at Alien Swirling Saucers.

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All Disney After Hours events offer select food and beverage options for guests’ convenience. Advance tickets cost $125 tax, while day-of tickets are $129 tax. Disney Vacation Club members and Annual Passholders enjoy a discounted price of $95 tax.

Toy Story Land Gets a Holiday Makeover

Prepare to be enchanted as Toy Story Land transforms into a festive wonderland. Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and Jessie will join in the holiday spirit with festive attire, while the land itself receives a heartwarming makeover. Oversized popcorn-and-cranberry garlands adorn Woody’s Lunch Box, a 10-foot tall Hamm sugar cookie greets guests, and Green Alien ornaments twinkle outside Alien Swirling Saucers. As the season progresses, more festive surprises await.

The holiday cheer extends to the attractions, with sleigh bells ringing on Slinky Dog Dash and festive tracks playing at Alien Swirling Saucers. Embrace the magic of the holidays in Toy Story Land, where the spirit of giving and the joy of the season come alive.

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Zora Zenith

Zora Zenith

Zora Zenith, a seasoned Disney Vacation Guru, has dedicated her career to crafting unforgettable Disney experiences for families and individuals alike. With an unparalleled knowledge of Disney theme parks, resorts, and attractions, she has guided countless guests through the magical world of Disney, ensuring they create memories that will last a lifetime. Zora's expertise extends to all aspects of Disney vacations, from planning itineraries to securing dining reservations and navigating the parks with ease. Her passion for Disney and her unwavering commitment to providing exceptional service have earned her a reputation as a trusted and knowledgeable source for all things Disney.