Landmark Disneyland Hotel Earns AAA Four Diamond Award

For the first time in 25 years, AAA has awarded the Disneyland Hotel its coveted Four Diamond award. The designation is presented to only four percent of the 31,000 hotels AAA reviews nationally, according to the Auto Club, which reviews establishments without giving any prior notification.Did you know Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa is also a AAA Four Diamond award winner? The two Disneyland Resort properties are currently the only AAA Four Diamond hotels in Anaheim.What is … [Read more...]

Sorcerer Radio Preview (Week of 8/15)

Greetings Disney fans! Here's the latest from the team of the Sorcerer Radio Network!Don't Miss Celebrity Interviews This Week on Sorcerer Radio! The Sorcerer Radio Network, a global leader in fan-based Disney internet radio and programming, is proud to bring you two exclusive celebrity interviews for your added listening pleasure.      ABC Family's Alexandra Chando of "The Lying Game" on Sorcerer Radio's SorCom Review … [Read more...]

Steakhouse 55 A Cut Above With Indulgent Angus Beef, Award-Winning Wine List


With an vintage Hollywood ambience that includes classic photos of Walt Disney dining with movie stars, white linen tablecloths and servers in old-fashioned bowties, Steakhouse 55 at the Disneyland Hotel is an upscale-yet-comfortable culinary indulgence.“My goal is to capture the feeling of a traditional steakhouse, but with our own flair, and to celebrate a great steak,” said Chef Jason Martin.The “55″ is an ode to 1955, the year Disneyland opened, an era when a night on the town was a … [Read more...]

Disneyland Resort Donates California Zephyr to Western Pacific Railroad Museum


The Disneyland Resort donated the California Zephyr train previously located in Disney California Adventure park to Western Pacific Railroad Museum in Portola, Calif. Plans for a gallery dedicated to sharing the legacy of the California Zephyr are underway.The train and related artifacts, which were part of the entrance to the theme park, arrived at their new home August 6 and will become part of the museum’s Zephyr Project collection.“Walt Disney’s love of trains made this donation … [Read more...]

Disney Character News and Rumors for August 2011

It has been a pretty quiet month for character news on Character Central but I am sure as we move into the fall and get closer to Halloween (Mickey's No So Scary Halloween Party) and Christmas (Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party) we will be hearing more! Walt Disney WorldTink and her fairy friends have moved to their new home in the Adventureland Veranda which is now named Tinker Bell's Magical Nook. Currently two fairies at a time are meeting and it normally consists of Tink + either … [Read more...]