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We’re Invited to Los Angeles for #MaleficentEvent and #FireandRescueEvent

*Airfare and hotel accommodations are being provided by Disney in exchange for posts related to film reviews, interviews, and product promotions. Any and all opinions are entirely my own.*

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One of the earliest Disney movies I can remember seeing in theaters is Sleeping Beauty. It has always been one of my most favorite Disney films and features one of the scariest villains I think the studio has ever invented: Maleficent. So when I found out that a live-action film centered around Maleficent was scheduled to be released in 2014, I stalked every news article, interview, and Facebook status update about the film. Not to mention that I have spent years collecting Maleficent merchandise such as T-shirts, wallets, and even a glasses case.

I have some pretty exciting news to share: in less than a week, I will be soaring off to Los Angeles for an action-packed three days centering around Disney’s Maleficent (in theaters May 30th, 2014—you can even pre-order your tickets ) and this summer’s release of a sequel to Planes, entitled Planes: Fire and Rescue (in theaters July 18th, 2014).

We're Invited to Los Angeles for #MaleficentEvent and #FireandRescueEvent

While I and the twenty-four other bloggers invited to attend the event do not yet have a complete itinerary, here is a sneak peek at some of what the amazing folks at Disney have planned for us:

  • screenings of Maleficent and Planes: Fire and Rescue
  • interviews with select cast members and filmmakers of both films
  • a drawing demonstration with animators from Planes: Fire and Rescue
  • an opportunity to step into the sound booth and voice a character from Planes: Fire and Rescue
  • a product presentation of the newest and hottest merchandise for each film

I hope you are just as excited for each of these films as I am! And if you haven’t yet heard about either film, check out their theatrical trailers now!

I’m taking over Stacie’s Twitter from May 19th-May 21st, so if you’d like to keep up with all twenty-five of us in real time, please follow the hash tags #MaleficentEvent and #FireandRescueEvent

Jennifer

Jen currently lives in Utah with her family, and enjoys reading and writing in her spare time. She is active on popular book websites including paperbackswap.com, Goodreads.com, and luxuryreading.com.

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