Tokyo Disney Resort News
TDR Welcomes 500 Millionth Guest
August 27th, 2010
Today, Tokyo Disney Resort, as Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea, welcomed the 500 millionth guest to come through its turnstiles. At 10:21 this morning, the 500 millionth guest entered Tokyo Disneyland, 27 years and 135 days after the park opened on April 15th, 1983.
The lucky guest, Ms. Megumi Souma, who was greeted with a bouquet of flowers, was surprised when notified of the milestone. She was joined by Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse on a special stage set up for the ceremony. She was a little embarrassed but couldn't hide her smile during the small celebration.
Ms. Souma will receive the following commemorative presents:
- A certificate proclaiming her as the 500 millionth guest.
- A special 5-year passport good for both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea.
- A 5-night stay at Disney Ambassador Hotel.
- A Mickey Mouse plush doll.
Image photo - © Disney
-- Source: Translated from Oriental Land Company press release.