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November 16, 2012

Disney News This Week: New 'Oz The Great and Powerful' Trailer, Radio Disney’s 'Festival of Giving,' Mickey Check at Disney Park'

By Heather Hust Rivera, The Walt Disney Company

Here are some quick updates that we haven’t yet shared on the Disney Post from the week of November 11:

New Trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful Released — The new trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful debuted on ABC's Good Morning America and iTunes this week. In US theaters March 8, 2013, Disney's upcoming fantastical adventure, Oz The Great and Powerful, imagines the origins of L. Frank Baum's beloved wizard character. Click here to watch the trailer. Also, get a magnified look at the full triptych for Oz The Great and Powerful above.

Radio Disney Teams with Toys for Tots for “Festival of Giving” — Radio Disney is teaming up with Toys for Tots and multiple charities across its network of 31 stations for its second annual "Festival of Giving.” From November 30 to December 2, Radio Disney stations across the country will host local community events that provide opportunities for kids and families to give back this holiday season, benefitting organizations like Toys for Tots, Salvation Army and American Red Cross. Get more details about “Festival of Giving” events near you here.

Mickey Check Debuts at Disney Parks — The Mickey Check, a tool that’s a key element of the Disney Magic of Healthy Living initiative, recently debuted at various locations at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort. Created to make it easier to identify nutritious choices that address family needs, the Mickey Check tool signifies that kids’ meals and other items meet Disney Nutrition Guidelines. Read the Disney Parks Blog for additional information about this debut.

“The Happiest Balloon on Earth” Takes to the Skies Over Mexico
 — A Mickey Mouse-shaped hot air balloon, is participating in the 11th Annual International Balloon Festival in León, Guanajuato, Mexico, November 16-19 along with at least 200 other balloons from around the world.

The new trailer for "Oz The Great and Powerful" debuted on ABC's "Good Morning America" and iTunes this week.
Radio Disney is teaming up with Toys for Tots and multiple charities across its network of 31 stations for its second annual "Festival of Giving.”
The Mickey Check, a tool that’s a key element of the Disney Magic of Healthy Living initiative, recently debuted at various locations at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
“The Happiest Balloon on Earth,” a Mickey Mouse-shaped hot air balloon, is participating in the 11th Annual International Balloon Festival.