Disney’s Journey to Oz Balloon Tour Launches #DisneyOzEvent

Disney’s “Journey to Oz Balloon Tour” launched today from the Walt Disney Studios lot, in honor of the upcoming Disney fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful” opening in U.S. theaters and IMAX® on March 8, 2013! The hot air balloon tour is sponsored by leading multichannel retailer HSN and IMAX Corporation. Keep your eyes toward the sky and maybe you’ll catch a glimpse of this beautiful hot air balloon!

Disney Oz the Great and Powerful

Stops for the “Journey to Oz Balloon Tour” to date include:

· “Oz The Great and Powerful” premiere at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood (February 13)

· Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif. (February 17)

· Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. (February 20)

· Central Park in New York City (March 5 & 6)

There is also an app! Starting this Friday, February 15, the “Journey to Oz Balloon Tour” app will go live on the official Facebook page for the film. If you want an opportunity to unlock screenings and see the film early, use your Twitter account and the hashtag for your city (e.g. #DisneyOzSeattle) to cast your vote or share on Facebook.

Journey to Oz Balloon Tour

“Like” OZ THE GREAT & POWERFUL on Facebook

“Follow” OZ THE GREAT & POWERFUL on Twitter

Visit the website

I would love to go up in a hot air balloon, but I guess I’ll have to settle for the excitement of seeing “Oz The Great and Powerful” on March 8th!

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  1. Too bad it doesn’t look like it will be anywhere near me. That is really cool, though!


  2. How neat :). I’m in Michigan so nowhere near the tour but I love spotting hot air balloons in the sky.

  3. Oh jeez… I really wanted to have a tour to Oz Balloon Tour!
    It’s really cool.

  4. Very fun! I’ve never been up in a balloon, but I love looking at them.

  5. Wow! That would be so cool!!

  6. i am to much of a chicken to get in a hot air balloon :/ love to look at them though and when i was little we had about 20 of them land in our backyard (we had a lot of property) which was really cool!

  7. I can’t wait for this movie.

  8. WOW – this balloon is like the coolest thing I’ve seen and yes, I totally want to see the movie

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