When is the best time to goto Disneyland?

This question came from Michael: I found a great post from April about the best time to go to Disney World based on crowds, price, weather and special events. Is there a similar article for Disneyland? I'm not as concerned about the weather given the SoCal climate, but would like to avoid the bigger crowds. Thank you. The times of year with bigger crowds are going to be similar to Walt Disney World- this summer is especially higher crowds with the new Cars Land opening, highest levels are … [Read more...]

Disney California Adventure’s Grand Reopening Nothing Short of Magical

Cars Land Rope Drop

I was lucky enough to be invited to attend California Adventure's grand reopening this past weekend. If you're planning a visit sometime in the future, you're definitely in for a treat.Hundreds of people filled up the esplanade area, lined up to get into DCA for a chance to see the opening ceremony. The lines zig-zagged for what seemed like forever! Before the ceremony began, I was lucky enough to be standing right next to the new "Storytellers" statue. Someone very special came over to … [Read more...]

New Interactive Mickey Ears Let Guests Light the Night for After-Dark Spectaculars at Disney California Adventure Park


Guests of the Disneyland Resort will light the night thanks to new Glow with the Show Ear hats that change colors in sync with shows at Disney California Adventure Park.Starting June 15, fun interactive versions of the famous Mickey Ear hats will incorporate the latest, infra-red trigger technology to engage the audience during “World of Color” and Mad T Party. The Ear hats feature iridescent lights that change to complement the imagery and beat of the shows. When not activated by the shows, … [Read more...]

Disney California Adventure Park Reopens with New Fun and Attractions


In a colorful grand reopening ceremony hosted by Bob Iger, chairman and chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Company, along with his pal Mickey Mouse, Disney California Adventure Park welcomed guests Friday to the premieres of two highly anticipated themed lands, Cars Land and Buena Vista Street, home to the Carthay Circle Theatre. The ceremony celebrated more than 20 new attractions and shows that have been added to the Disneyland Resort during a five-year expansion.The ceremony was … [Read more...]

For Your Information: Guests Planning to Visit Disney California Adventure Park When it Opens Today


If you are planning to join us at Disney California Adventure park when it reopens on Friday, June 15, please remember the following:Disney California Adventure park opens at 9 a.m. on June 15; Disneyland park opens at 8 a.m. on June 15. The early arrival queue will open to guests on Disneyland Resort property at 11 p.m. on June 14. Parking will be available in the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure, and standard parking rates will apply. A select amount of wristbands will be … [Read more...]