It is That Time Again for Dapper Day at Disney


Hollywood Studios is getting ready for its next fan-based event, a special day that is not officially aligned with the theme parks, but it is a day to dress up and visit Disney World or Disneyland for Dapper Day.  On September 7th in Disneyland and September 8th at Hollywood Studios, visitors for Dapper Day will honor it as a day to dress up and visit Disney.  Guests will come dressed in costume that reminds one of the old Imagineer illustrations in which Epcot guests were dressed as if they … [Read more...]

Extra! Extra! Read All About It! DCA’s “News”est Hit!

You would think that getting news out in this day and age would be all digital - but leave it to the folks at Disney and Disney's California Adventure to do things "old school" and create a hit!The "Buena Vista Bugle" newspaper debuted this last summer at DCA as part of the theme parks makeover with the Buena Vista Street launch and provides information to guests the way it would have been delivered to them in the 1920s and good old-fashioned print.  In addition to show times and … [Read more...]

Candlelight Processional in Disneyland Expands to 20 Nights


Walt Disney Company has announced that Disneyland general park guests are going to not only have the ability to attend the Candlelight Ceremony and Processional this year in Disneyland but they will have 20 nights to enjoy the special holiday event. In past years Disney has had only two nights of the event and they were reserved seating and invited guests only. Regular Disneyland park goers could have a view from roped off areas or standing room only, but, rarely were any tickets available for … [Read more...]

Disneyland refurbishment schedule September 2012

If your heading to Disneyland soon be sure to check out the Refurb/Closure list below. Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website. CurrentNo current closures.UpcomingHaunted Mansion (Disneyland) closed 8/27/12-9/13/12 for installation of holiday overlay. Stage Door Cafe (Disneyland) closed 8/28/12-8/29/12 for refurbishment. French Market (Disneyland) … [Read more...]

Disney Says Muslim Worker Had Multiple Options


A former Disneyland employee filed a federal lawsuit Monday against the Walt Disney Corporation alleging discrimination based on her religion.Imane Boudlal, 28,  had worked as a restaurant hostess at the Storyteller’s Cafe  at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa for  two years before questioning Disney’s dresscode.The lawsuit alleges Boudlal, who is a Moroccan native but a naturalized U.S. citizen, in 2010, did report to her managers at the Grand Californian Hotel & Spa’s … [Read more...]