Ghirardelli is Coming to Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort for the Holidays

Ghirardelli now has a seasonal holiday store in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort! It's located next to the Disney Vacation Club Preview Center across from Rainforest Café.This seasonal location is a merchandise-only location. It offers a variety of delicious treats like limited-edition Ghirardelli Peppermint Bark, classic bars and SQUARES, pick-and-mix chocolates and more! Stop by for some yummy holiday treats for yourself or to purchase some tasty gifts for loved … [Read more...]

Car catches fire in Disneyland Parking Structure

Car fire at disneyland parking lot #abc7eyewitness — Marv R (@themarv19) November 1, 2015The fire started at around 7:49 p.m. on Saturday night in a Disneyland parking structure. There was small flames and smoke coming from a car. The fire was put out quickly. It did not appear to be intentional, more like the car just had a mechanical issue.There were no injuries reported and the parking structure and the other vehicles not damaged. … [Read more...]

Save on Stays at the Disneyland Resort in Early 2016

Experience the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration and save on your early 2016 resort stay! You can save up to 20% on premium rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa and Disneyland Hotel, or up to 10% at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel on select Sunday-Thursday nights Jan. 3-March 31, 2016. Reservations have to be booked Oct. 28, 2015-March 10, 2016 in order to take advantage of this discount.I would love to help you take advantage of this great deal and plan your next Disneyland … [Read more...]

A 3 Year Old is Painting Her Way to Disneyland

3 year old Eva Sorensen is literally painting her way to Disneyland. Eva has always wanted to go to Disneyland, but her parents can not afford the trip. Eva has been asking her mom over and over again if they could go. One day her mother, Kaitlin Sorensen, decided to give her a different answer she said, 'Well, we can't afford to do that, how would you help us do that?' So her suggestion was to paint pictures.So, of course Mom and Dad got her all the supplies she needed to make her … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company Celebrates 100,000 Wishes with Make A Wish

Make A Wish recently celebrated their 100,000th Disney wish. How incredible! Make A Wish has been working with The Walt Disney Company now for 35 years.“It’s amazing to think that 35 years ago, Make-A-Wish granted its very first wish at the Disneyland Resort, which sparked a legacy of fulfilling wishes that has captured so many hearts,” said Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. “It’s wonderful to celebrate our 100,000th wish together, and we’re proud to play a role in … [Read more...]

New Snack Options Now Available at Disney Parks and Resorts For Special Dietary Needs

 I recently spotted these at Big Top Souvenirs, which is right in front of the Dumbo ride at the Magic Kingdom. They are called Snacks with Character and they are a healthier way to snack at Disney. They are not just healthier, but they are also allergy friendly. They are a bit expensive but what at Disney is not expensive right?“We listened to guests who said they wanted options when it comes to snacks at Disney Parks,” explained Patrice. “The Snacks with Character line was … [Read more...]

Tips for Visiting Disney While Pregnant

Just recently I had the opportunity to visit the Disneyland Resort while I was 31 weeks pregnant. I've been to the parks while pregnant before, just never this pregnant and never in August. Boy was it hot! You may think that there's not much you can do at Disney while you're pregnant, but really the only things you miss out on are the bigger rides. There's still so much to do and see! If you decide to visit the resort while you're pregnant, here are my tips for having a great vacation:Drink … [Read more...]

MagicBand Technology is Now Being Tested in Disneyland

Finally! MagicBand technology is being tested at Disneyland. We knew it was a matter of time before Disneyland would get MagicBands and it seems as though they will soon be on their way.The testing happened at Space Mountain. Guests that had a fastpass were escorted off to a separate area and told to scan the barcode of their fastpass on to one of the 2 RFID readers. If the lights turn green they were good to go. There were not actual MagicBands being tested just yet. They are using the RIFD … [Read more...]

The Adorably Spooktacular Halloween Disney Gift Cards Now Available

I love Disney and I love Halloween, so I am in love with these gift cards. Mickey and Minnie looks so cute all dressed up in their Halloween costumes. The Halloween themed gift cards are sold in select spots throughout the Disney World Resort. You know what makes these cards extra cute? They glow in the dark! All you have to do is load the card with at least $15.00 and you can use it pretty much everywhere in the parks and resorts.If you will be going to Disneyland to celebrate Halloween … [Read more...]

2015 Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping Schedule for Disneyland

All new for 2015 Disney has decided to change the name of their Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade to Disney Parks Unforgettable Christmas Celebration. Gone is the Frozen theme of last year and this years theme is a bit of a mystery. You can read more about it in our Magic Kingdom article here.Today I found some leaked information for the Disneyland taping of the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade, the information we received from our reliable source is that Disneyland will be taping … [Read more...]