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The Fun Ways Disney is Celebrating Donald Duck’s 90th Birthday

The Fun Ways Disney is Celebrating Donald Duck’s 90th Birthday

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Donald Duck is turning 90, and his big birthday is being celebrated on June 9th. Disney has announced how the #1 duck will be celebrated all around Disney Parks! Here are the details so far.

Donald is Turning 90

Donald Duck Birthday Cake
Credit: Disney

It is hard to believe that Donald Duck is turning 90 years old! The popular Disney character celebrates his birthday on June 9, 2024! Of course, Walt Disney joked that he liked to celebrate Donald Duck’s birthday every Friday the 13th.

His June 9th birthday aligns with the 1934 release of his on-screen debut in The Wise Little Hen.  This story was part of the Silly Symphonies series of theatrical cartoon shorts.

Donald has since appeared in multiple movies, animated shorts, TV series, specials, books, and theme park attractions! He has become one of the most recognizable and beloved characters there is.

Celebrate At Disneyland

Donald Duck Cake Pop
Credit: Disney

You can get all sorts of treats to celebrate Donald Duck around Disneyland. First up is a Donald Duck Cake Pop at Trolley Treats and Candy Palace and Candy Kitchen at Disneyland Resort. It is available until June 16.

If you are visiting a little later in the month, you can snag a Donald Birthday Cookie at GCH Craftsman Grill at Disney’s Grand California Hotel & Spa. It is available from June 9 through July 28.

You will also find Donald’s birthday cake at Hearthstone Lounge at Disney’s Grand California Hotel & Spa It will be available June 9 through July 28.

Donald Duck Birthday Cookie
Credit: Disney

And, don’t forget about the Donald Duck Munchlings Bucket! You can read about it HERE. And, good news! You will find this one at both Disneyland AND Disney World!

Celebrate at Walt Disney World

A Donald Duck Popcorn Bucket is Coming Soon and it is Adorable
Credit: Disney Eats

We are so happy the Donald Duck popcorn bucket is available at WDW. You can find it at Disney Springs West Side right now while supplies last!

Happily, you can also find other treats while you are in Disney Springs. These include the Donald Lemon and Blueberry Waffle Sundae. This treat is vanilla soft-serve, lemon curd, blueberries, and popping candy.

Donald Birthday Cone
Credit: Disney

You can grab it at Marketplace Snacks at Disney Springs. It is available NOW.

There is also a fun Donald Duck Chocolate Popcorn Piñata! This one is available at The Ganachery at Disney Springs right now!

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