Disneyland May Be Fined $235,000 for Space Mountain Accident


We've been keeping you up to date over the past few days regarding the closure of three major Disneyland attractions, with Space Mountain and Soarin' Over California still closed. You can catch up on that here. Now, California state regulators want to fine Disney almost $235,000 for violating safety regulations which led to a worker being injured at the Space Mountain ride last fall.The Orange County Register reported that fines have been proposed by the state Division of Occupational Safety … [Read more...]

Two Disneyland Attractions Remain Closed Due to OSHA Citations


Over the weekend, we told you that three of the most popular Disneyland attractions had been suddenly shut down due to OSHA citations. Well, although one has been re-opened, but the other two are still closed. The Matterhorn Bobsleds, Space Mountain, and Soarin' Over California were closed due to failure to meet the state requirement of harnessed fall protection for any employee walkway with more than a 30 inch drop opposite a hand rail. The Matterhorn was able to re-open on Monday, but the … [Read more...]

Disneyland Refurbishment update for May 2013

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland Website. CurrentMark Twain Riverboat (Disneyland) closed through 4/17/13 for refurbishment. Main Street Opera House / Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln (Disneyland) closed through 5/2/13 for refurbishment. Troubadour Tavern (Disneyland) closed through 5/25/13 for refurbishment. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (Disneyland) closed … [Read more...]

Staying at the New & Improved Disneyland Hotel


Disneyland Hotel - New And Improved!Usually this just means new packaging. We're often sold on things that are new and improved that are nothing more than a shining up of the previous product. I should note that I am calling Disneyland Hotel "New and Improved" on my own. To my knowledge Disney themselves haven't referred to it that way. They will tell you they are a AAA 4-Diamond Award Hotel though... Which I would too, I suppose...However, in the case of Disneyland Hotel it truly is new … [Read more...]

Disneyland’s Matterhorn, Space Mountain, Soarin’ Closed Indefinitely Due to OSHA Citation


Some big news out of Disneyland today. It is being reported that three big name attractions at the Disneyland Resort have been suddenly closed this weekend. The Matterhorn, Space Mountain and Soarin' Over California are now closed indefinitely, after state DOSH investigators on Friday disciplined Disneyland for the accident last November where an outside contractor roof slipped and was slightly injured while cleaning Space Mountain.The closed attractions all have at least one backstage area … [Read more...]