Brad Garrett Finds Nemo at Disneyland Park

Disney recently welcomed Brad Garrett and his family back to the Disneyland Resort. Aside from being an award-winning actor and one of the nicest guys around, Brad is also known for providing the voices for some Disney and Disney•Pixar characters on the big screen, most recently in Disney’s “Tangled” as Hook Hand and before that as Chef Gusteau in the Disney•Pixar film “Ratatouille.” Brad told us he is currently working on another animation project, “Planes” for DisneyToon Studios, which draws … [Read more...]


Sorcerer Radio Preview (Week of 8/29)

Greetings Disney fans! Here's the latest from the team of the Sorcerer Radio Network!The Sorcerer Radio Network, a global leader in fan-based Disney internet radio and programming, “All Disney Music, All Day Long,” provides you 24 hours of Disney Magic. From its stellar Disney music selections, interactive community boards, celebrity interviews, Disney news, podcasts, vidcasts, cell phone apps, Live Disney coverage, travel, and more.Sorcerer Radio Brings YOU a NEW SHOW - Mouse … [Read more...]


Win a Trip the Opening of CarsLand and Meet John Lasseter

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Do you have a photo of John Lasseter from his 1977 stint as a Jungle Cruise skipper at Disneyland?Enter your photo for a chance to win a private Jungle Cruise with John Lasseter and attend the Grand Opening of Cars Land at Disney's California Adventure!Don't have a John of the Jungle photo? Share your favorite Disney memories by clicking on the link here.Related articlesVideo: John Lasseter talks about Toy Story 4 (chipandco.com) CARS 2 races to the shelves on Blu-ray Combo … [Read more...]


Radiator Springs Racers Begins Ride Testing Today

In the normal development process of any ride-based attraction at Disney Parks, Imagineers spend weeks and even months testing the ride vehicles. Many of you may have seen one of the first ride vehicles, which was on display at the D23 Expo in Anaheim this past weekend in the Parks & Resorts Pavilion. While it might be a while before you see this or any of the other ride vehicles racing around Ornament Valley, keep checking back with the Disney Parks Blog for the latest updates.Source … [Read more...]


New Fantasy Faire Experience Coming to Disneyland Park

Last Week at the D23 Expo, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Tom Staggs and Disneyland Resort President George Kalogridis announced an exciting transformation poised to take place at Disneyland park.The boundaries of Fantasyland are expanding with a brand new experience called Fantasy Faire. For this project, Carnations Plaza Gardens Stage is being reimagined into an enchanting village square that will immerse guests in the stories of their favorite princesses in exciting new … [Read more...]


New Walt and Mickey statue unveiled for Disney California Adventure

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During the "Good Look at Buena Vista Street" panel at the 2011 D23 Expo, Imagineers unveiled a maquette for the new Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse statue that will be featured near the Carthay Circle Theater in the Disney California Adventure theme park.Related articlesD23 Expo Day 1: Walt Disney Parks/Resorts Panel (chipandco.com) A Sweet Adventure at Disney California Adventure Park (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]


Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule September 2011

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland Website.CurrentAll towers at Disneyland Hotel under construction through 8/26/11, Mon-Fri, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Crews will replace rim lights along the perimeter of each tower's roof line. Matterhorn Bobsleds (Disneyland) closed through 9/1/11 for refurbishment. Magic Tower (Disneyland Hotel) under renovation through … [Read more...]


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

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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...]