JoAnn Dean Killingsworth, the First Person to Play Snow White at Disneyland Passes Away at 91

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You might be asking yourself, who is that? Well, she was the first Snow White at Disneyland. Yes, that is right she was the first person to ever to play Snow White at Disneyland.She was a professional figure skater and dancer on Broadway and in Hollywood. She was was born in Minneapolis. She moved to LA with her family in 1931. After her move to LA they opened a canteen that became a restaurant in what was known as the Beverly Manor apartment house in Hollywood, California.  She went on to … [Read more...]

Disney•Pixar’s “Inside Out” Pre-Parade at Disney California Adventure Park


In celebration of Disney•Pixar's “Inside Out”, in theaters this weekend, a new pre-parade brings the movie’s main characters and their colorful, curious world right in to the heart of Disney California Adventure Park at the Disneyland Resort.Arriving just ahead of daily performances of the Pixar Play Parade, this new pre-parade features the five Emotions: Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness as they experience the sights, sounds, smells and excitement of a day in a Disney park.Check out … [Read more...]

A sneak peek at the new merchandise coming to Disney Parks in 2015


As summer begins at Disney World and Disneyland we have a sneak peek of the new merchandise coming to the parks later this year.MagicBand MagicSliders One of the more popularly requested accessories for MagicBands at Walt Disney World Resort is a watch. Disney is reporting there will be two MagicSlider timepieces coming this summer – a Minnie Mouse analog timepiece and one with a digital display.Cogsworth and Chef Figment Plush Cogsworth may be one of my favorite characters from … [Read more...]

Disneyland Paris Banning Selfie Sticks

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Hey there everyone! Your favorite Disney Gossip columnists Anonymouse here with some interesting gossip from Disneyland Paris today.  I know many of you love your selfie sticks and some of you hate them. Depending on where you are on that spectrum this might be good or bad news for you.A little birdie told me that Disneyland Paris has banned selfie sticks. Not just on the rides like Walt Disney World and Disneyland. They may be banning the glorious selfie stick in the entire park all … [Read more...]

Top 10 Disneyland Attractions for Toddlers

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Disneyland is one of the most magical places, and viewing the parks through the eyes of your toddler makes it even more so. While there are a lot of attractions and rides aimed at older kids/adults, there are still plenty of things for your toddler to enjoy! Here's my top 10 list of attractions for toddlers at the Disneyland Resort:Mickey's Toontown- There's so much for little ones to do at Mickey's Toontown! Visit Mickey and Minnie in their homes, explore Goofy's house and garden, and … [Read more...]

Enter to Win the Disney Movie Rewards Shine, Sparkle, and Dream Sweepstakes for a Dream trip to Disneyland


Wouldn't you love to go to Disneyland to celebrate the 60th anniversary? I know I would. Well here is your chance to to celebrate with the mouse for free. Enter to win the Disney Movie Rewards sweepstakes.The Grand Prize:A 4 day 3 night dream vacation for 4 to Disneyland Resort in California Once in a lifetime stay in the exclusive Disneyland Dream Suite (1 night only) 1 day Disneyland VIP tour guide New World of Color - Celebrate the Wonderful World of Walt Disney premium … [Read more...]

Top 5 Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotels


Just like Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort has Good Neighbor Hotels for guests to stay at. There are 30+ Good Neighbor Hotels in the Disneyland area and many are within walking distance to the parks. Since the Disneyland Resort hotels can get pretty expensive, it's nice to have cheaper options when booking a stay. Here's my top 5 Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel picks (in no particular order).Best Western Park Place Inn and Mini Suites-this hotel is right across the street from the … [Read more...]

Condor Flats at Disney California Adventure Becomes Grizzly Peak Airfield

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Condor Flats at Disney California Adventure has received a makeover. The test pilot's airstrip is now called Grizzly Peak Airfield. The area now has more of a national park feel that fits in better with the timber and mining company theme of Grizzly River Run and the campground feel of Redwood Creek Challenge Trail.Soarin' Over California has become more of a smokejumper firefighter's headquarters and the restaurant next door (formerly the Taste Pilot's Grill) is now the Smokejumper's … [Read more...]

Kim Kardashian West to Rent out Disneyland


Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West are going to rent out Disneyland for little North's second birthday party. They are renting out all of the Magic Kingdom in California. It will be a totally private party, so there is no chance that any park goers will catch a glimpse of the adorable little Nori! There will also be no chance of drone or paparazzi pics because Kanye has requested a no fly zone for the day.They say that she is very active, most kids her age are! So having the entire park to … [Read more...]

Are Tiered-Pricing Tickets Coming to Disney Parks?


Disney Parks Addicts get very anxious when there's even a hint of price increases at the Happiest and Most Magical Places on Earth.  But, what if Disney approached it a little differently? What if, instead of raising prices outright, the Disney Company opted to offered a tiered pricing structure for park tickets? Resorts are booked based on peak and off-peak times and seasons, why not tickets?Don't panic, yet, friends. Disney hasn't made any announcements about going this route, but they did … [Read more...]