Disneyland Memorabilia sells for $1.7 Million

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An anonymous Disneyland memorabilia collector placed a huge inventory on display at the Van Eaton Galleries in Sherman Oaks, California last month for viewing before this weekend's auction.   Close to 1,000 items were sold on Saturday, Feb. 28th and Sunday, March 1st,  bringing in $1.7 million from bids around the world.Sold for $153,400 and posted as the top seller was the 1970s animatronic Green Tiki Room bird.  While one of my favorites, 1967 Pirates of the Caribbean skeleton, holding a … [Read more...]


Fire at Disneyland Near It’s a Small World

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Last night, a fire engulfed a tree near Disneyland's iconic "It's a Small World" attraction.The tree was located near the behind-the-screens area of "It's a Small World" and is thought to be caused from the nightly fireworks. No one was injured and "It's a Small World" suffered no damage.This is the second time in recent months for a fire to break out during Disney fireworks. Back in November 2014, The Seven Dwarves Mine Train at Walt Disney World had a small fire erupt from fireworks … [Read more...]


Disney’s Egg-stravaganza Makes an Adorable Return to Disney Parks

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The return of the popular Disney Egg-stravaganza at Disneyland park, Disney California Adventure park and Epcot, is fast approaching. The Egg-stravagnaza will run from  March 27 – April 5, 2015. You will feel like a kid again as you search for hidden Disney character themed eggs.Here is an eggs-ample:You get to go on a scavenger hunt looking for the adorable eggs. You keep track of your discoveries by putting a sticker on the Egg- stravaganza map to mark the spot.You do have to buy … [Read more...]


Neil Patrick Harris will host new World of Color show for Disneyland’s 60th anniversary celebration

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On Sunday night, award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris hosted The Oscars on ABC. So, where will his next big hosting gig take place? The Disneyland Resort!NPH will be joining Mickey Mouse as host of the all-new “World of Color – Celebrate! The Wonderful World of Walt Disney,” opening May 22 at Disney California Adventure park as part of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration. Harris, a fan of Disney Parks, will bring his unique style of humor and charm to this special edition of the … [Read more...]


The Downtown Disney District in Disneyland is Full of Fun Beyond the Parks

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The Downtown Disney District is the ideal location for a shopping spree, a dining excursion or a walk through a different Disney environment. Downtown Disney, a public esplanade leading to the entrances of Disneyland and Disney California Adventure Parks, offers a lively, colorful array of innovative restaurants, interesting shops and dynamic entertainment venues.The 300,000-plus square-foot Downtown Disney District (no admission fee required) includes such distinctive locales as Starbucks, … [Read more...]