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Walt Disney Company Company Social Events

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  • Apr 10, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Burbank, California

    These really don't happen any more and it;'s sad. Disney doesn't have much in the way of Family events.

  • Feb 21, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Production Assistant in Anaheim, California

    Holds company sponsored events all of the time.

  • Oct 24, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Anaheim, California

    Every department offers different social events and there are company wide events as well.

  • Oct 18, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Lifeguard in Orlando, Florida

    part time isn't really invited to any

  • Jun 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Store host in Anaheim, California

    The retirement plan poorly represents the cast members and is only offered after a couple decades of working for the company. This is a very grey topic and varies from person to person

  • Apr 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Ticket Seller in Los Angeles, California

    They hold great events that involve the disney franchise and items that involve everyone at the company in their love for disney.

  • Mar 31, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Bus Driver in Orlando, Florida

    Every one gets to participate in a Cast celebration on company time annually. Some organizations also schedule special Cast parties quarterly.

  • Dec 05, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Analyst in Seattle, Washington State

    The only social event is movie tickets, but there is only one time and day and its not ideal.

  • Nov 26, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Merchandise Cast Member in Orlando, Florida

    Holiday parties (depends on the location because managers decide if they want to have one or not) and fun opportunities like getting to see Haunted Mansion with the lights on at 5am before the park opens (usually invite-only). I didn't partake in many events but there are a lot. Especially for College Program CMs. Disney Housing is constantly having events for just fun or for networking. Disney is great at socializing their Cast. The only bad part is that the cool things like behind-the-scenes tours are usually only for a certain Zone (like all CMs from the whole east side of Main Street or the Marketside area of Disney Springs) and are hard to find. Make friends with your supervisors. I am super shy and I didn't ask about these opportunities and I wish I had. Sometimes they're not even advertised. If you work at Disney Springs, good luck. We were treated like we just worked at a Disney-themed mall that Disney doesn't even own (but.... they do), and I was constantly hearing about cool things that other Merchandise CMs got to do, like Big Top Souvenir CMs got to see some rides with lights on or other behind the scenes things. You can pick up shifts at other parks/stores/resorts and try to socialize with the regular CMs to get the inside scoop on an upcoming tour, but the tour is usually limited to those CMs. A Haunted Mansion tour was offered at my store in Disney Springs but I missed the deadline, and it seemed to have limited spots anyway.

  • May 15, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Senior Director in Burbank, California

    Disney provides a lot of opportunities to see Disney-produced events.

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