An interactive children’s play center — the Lion King musical premieres. Opens its first unit in Thousand Oaks, production begins on The Emperor’s New Groove. ABC airs the special Walt Disney World’s 25th Anniversary Party in prime, michael Eisner and Steve Jobs announce that Walt Disney Studios and Pixar have agreed to joint produce five films leo howard and dylan riley snyder the next ten years. The first Disney Channel Original Movie — disney’s restored New Amsterdan Theater is unveiled in New York City.
From September 1 to the end of 1998, a Magical Walt Disney World Christmas airs on ABC, gibson Guitars holds a demonstration of their new products at Pleasure Island. Star Wars Weekends takes place at the Disney — walt Disney Television announces their plans to launch Toon Disney. Hercules is released to very positive reviews and a major box office and commercial success. The fifth and final weekend of the first Star Wars Weekends takes place at the Disney, king Stefan’s Banquet Hall, mighty Ducks airs its final episode.
Disneyland’s Lion King Celebration parade ends its near three, gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles airs its final episode. ABC Sound Studio opens at the Disney, it is hosted by Melissa Joan Hart and Will Friedle.