AP Payment Plan Option Now Available to NorCal Residents

With the news of the ticket and annual pass price hikes, none of us were really thrilled. There is a bit of good news for Northern California residents with annual passes, though.Northern California residents will now be able to opt for the payment plan option rather than having to pay one large sum in full.The payment plan was introduced in 2008 but was only available to Southern California residents, which frustrated many Northern California passholders.Here is a list of the new … [Read more...]

Unleash Your Inner Creative Self


Over the past couple years, Disney film producer Don Hahn (The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast) has been putting his thoughts to paper about human creativity. Now those thoughts will be available for the rest of us.Brain Storm: Unleashing Your Creative Self, published by Disney Editions, is a book full of Hahn's personal anecdotes and advice to find the inner artist in all of us. The journey to discovering our inner creative self may not just be long, but emotional as well.To learn more … [Read more...]

Ask Us a Disney Question: Must-Do Attractions at Disneyland/California Adventure?

This question comes from WDW-goer Melissa:I'm a WDW veteran who will have the chance to make a two-day side trip to Disneyland this summer. I would explore from park open to close, but my husband (who is more than tolerant of my Disney-hobby) will run out of steam before I do. So I'm trying to make my must-do list! Since your site seems to be the Disney global clearing house, I'm hoping y'all can help me. What does the WDWphile have to do when given a chance to visit DL and DCA?You have … [Read more...]

‘Tinka’ and ‘Deuce’ Spotted At Disneyland


I spent all day hunting around for Johnny Depp at Disneyland, but never came across him. (Big sad face!!!!) Apparently John Stamos and George Lopez were also in the park. (EVEN BIGGER SAD FACE. I loved Uncle Jesse.) I DID, however, run into Disney Channel stars Caroline Sunshine and Adam Irigoyan from "Shake It Up!"'Deuce' and 'Tinka' were having fun in the park on Friday, May 6. We came across them at the exit of Thunder Mountain. How exciting! They were very nice and were chatting with … [Read more...]

Pirates of the Caribbean 4 Premiere Set Up for Saturday


I was finally able to return home...err, to Disneyland, this week. I knew the Pirates premiere was going to happen this Saturday, but I was surprised to see the set up already done (for the most part). Then again, I wouldn't want to procrastinate on something like this.As you'll see in the photos below, the seating has been constructed, extending over Rivers of America. A giant screen is being set up on Tom Sawyer's Island. These photos were taken a few days ago, so I'm sure more has been … [Read more...]