Marvel Studios: Legends


Pixar Popcorn


Flora & Ulysses

Raya and the Last Dragon

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier

Star Wars: The Bad Batch




Monsters at Work

Black Widow

Jungle Cruise

Free Guy

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

The Walt Disney World Resort will celebrate its 50th anniversary.

Ron's Gone Wrong




West Side Story

Spider-Man: No Way Home

The King's Man

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

The French Dispatch

Bob's Burgers: The Movie

Theatrical releases

Feature films

Short films

  • March 5 - Us Again (Walt Disney Animation Studios) was released in front of Raya and the Last Dragon.



Theme park happenings

Home video releases

DVD, Blu-ray, and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray releases

Disney Movie Club Exclusive releases

Digital-only releases


  • May 11 - Disney Manga: Stitch & the Samurai, Volume 1 (English translation)
  • July 6 - Doorways to Danger

Reprint collections

  • January 26 - Disney Masters - Volume 15 - Mickey Mouse: New Adventures of the Phantom Blot
  • February 23 - The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library - Volume 24: Island in the Sky
  • March 30
    • Disney Masters - Volume 16 - Donald Duck: Jumpin' Jupiter!
    • Wizards of Mickey, Volume 2: Origins
  • May 18 - Wizards of Mickey, Volume 3
  • May 25 - Disney Masters - Volume 17: Mickey Mouse: The Man from Alcatraz
  • July 20
    • Disney Masters - Volume 18 - Uncle Scrooge: Pie in the Sky
    • Wizards of Mickey, Volume 4
  • July 27 - The Disney Afternoon Adventures - Volume 1: Darkwing Duck in "Just Us Justice Ducks"
  • October 19 - The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library - Volume 25: Baloonatics
  • October 26 - The Complete Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck Deluxe Edition


Video games


  • January 8 - Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts is held until February 22, which is celebrating its 5th anniversary.
  • January 22 - Radio Disney discontinued on January 22, 2021 online and on their remaining affiliate after 25 years of operation, due to most of the crew moving on to focus on the television channels and Disney+ .
  • February 12 - Walt Disney Company executives discussed their fiscal First Quarter 2021 financial results.
  • March 1 - The Walt Disney Company participated in the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference.
  • March 3 - Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival is held until July 5.
  • March 9 - The Walt Disney Company's Annual Meeting Of Shareholders event is held virtually.
  • March 10 - D23 x Walt Disney Imagineering Magical Milestones – Disney California Adventure Park 20th Anniversary is held virtually until March 26.
  • March 18 - A Touch of Disney begins and lasts until April 19 at Disney California Adventure.
  • March 25 - "Disney Hits" was launched on SirusXM, replacing the now-defunct Radio Disney and featuring tracks from The Walt Disney Company's productions.
  • March 30 - 20th Television Animation was launched as the standalone unit and was spun-off from 20th Television.[23]
  • April 2 - Disney on Ice: Mickey's Search Party resumed performances after being cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • April 7 - Blue Sky Studios closed down due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • June 1 - Disney on Ice: 100 Years of Magic will resume performances starting in Brazil.
  • July 15 - As the beginning of the time of Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary celebration, EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival will be held until November 20.
  • Walt Disney World Resort's The World's Most Magical Celebration will begin on October 1, 2021 and lasts until April 1, 2023.
  • December 31 - Bob Iger's contract with The Walt Disney Company and role as Executive Chairman and its Board of Directors will expire.

Character debuts




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  2. "Disney Moves Soul, Raya and the Last Dragon Release Dates". TheWrap. Retrieved on April 15, 2020.
  3. "Disney Delays 'Cruella'". Variety. Retrieved on August 20, 2019.
  4. "Disney Mulling Pivot Of ‘Pinocchio’, ‘Peter Pan’, ‘Cruella’ From Theatrical To Disney+ Premieres".
  5. Disney Dates A Ton Of Pics Into 2023 & Juggles Fox Releases With Ridley Scott's "The Last Duel" To Open Christmas 2020, "The King's Man" Next Fall – Update
  6. "Disney Sets Five MCU Films, Delays Others". Dark Horizons (November 15, 2019). Retrieved on November 15, 2019.
  7. "Disney Reschedules 'The New Mutants' & 'Ron's Gone Wrong'". Deadline (May 13, 2020). Retrieved on May 13, 2020.
  8. "New Spider-Man series on Disney Junior". Variety (August 24, 2019).
  9. "Kali River Rapids Closing for Refurbishment in Disney's Animal Kingdom".
  10. "Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom game shutting down at Walt Disney World".
  11. "'THE SOUL OF JAZZ: An American Adventure' Coming to EPCOT in February".
  12. "The Legacy Goes On".
  13. "Kali River Rapids Refurbishment Extended to April 2021".
  14. "BREAKING: New “Believe! Sea of Dreams” Nighttime Show Coming to Tokyo DisneySea in 2021".
  15. "Disneyland May Not Reopen Until Summer 2021, According to California's Orange County Health Care Agency".
  16. "Tomorrowland PeopleMover Refurbishment Extended to January 9, 2021 at Magic Kingdom".
  17. "BREAKING: MARVEL Avengers Campus Opens July 18th at Disney California Adventure". 
  18. "BREAKING: MARVEL Avengers Campus Opening Delayed at Disney California Adventure". 
  19. "RUMOR: Remy's Ratatouille Adventure Ride Will Not Open in 2020 at EPCOT, Not Deemed a "Priority Project" by Disney".
  20. "Disneyland Paris Delays Reopening to April 2021".
  21. "Disneyland Paris Will Not Reopen April 2nd, Remains Closed by Government Order".
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