Discover the Sights and Sounds of Disneyland Resort with ‘Disneyland Explorer’ for your iPad


The magical sights and sounds of Disneyland Resort can now be discovered with “Disneyland Explorer,” the official Disney Parks app available for iPad. The free app invites parents and kids to explore some of the many thrilling and whimsical experiences that can be found at Disneyland Resort, a premiere, multi-day, family vacation destination in Southern California.With “Disneyland Explorer,” users can swipe their way from Pirates of the Caribbean to “World of Color” to themed suites at the … [Read more...]

Visiting Disneyland – What to expect from a Disney World point of view

Sleping Beauty's Castle in Disneyland

So you've been to Walt Disney World, and now you've decided you want to make a trip to the place where the magic began. Disneyland is as special and magical as can be, and it is also VERY different from Walt Disney World.Here are some things to expect when you head to Disneyland:Booking your trip: Things are different in Disneyland, the Dining Plan is actually meal vouchers (purchased at a discount rate then redeemed at participating restaurants), and their Advance Dining Reservations … [Read more...]

Kellie Nickerson Wins Disneyland’s Tinker Bell Half Marathon


Special congrats goes out to Kellie Nickerson and all those who competed in the inaugural Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif.Kellie Nickerson looking apropos in her fairy wings and green tutu flew away from the field to capture the inaugural Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif.Nickerson, who hails from Albuquerque, N.M., captured her first win at Disney in 1:27:52, finishing ahead of Southern Californians Sharon Wilkinson of … [Read more...]

Disneyland AP Discount Set to Expire May 31

The merchandise discounts Disneyland annual passholders currently receive are set to expire May 31, 2012. For a while now, SoCal select, SoCal and Deluxe passholders have been receiving a 10% discount on merchandise and select restaurants, while Premium passholders receive a 20% discount. These discounts have been repeatedly extended. A while back, only Premium passholders received any kind of discount (20%).It is unsure what will be done once the discount expires. There has been no word as … [Read more...]

Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule February 2012

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available here.CurrentBig Thunder Ranch Petting Farm (Disneyland) closed through 1/18/12 to remove holiday decor. Haunted Mansion (Disneyland) closed through 1/23/12 for removal of holiday decor. Redwood Challenge Creek Trail (DCS) closed through 1/28/12 for refurbishment. Refreshment Corner (Disneyland) closed through 2/24/12 for … [Read more...]