A Car from the Disneyland PeopleMover Just Sold for a Fortune!

Yes, you read that right! A car from the Disneyland PeopleMover has sold at an L.A. auction for $471,500. Almost half a million dollars! The PeopleMover was a well known Disneyland slow moving ride that takes passengers on a tour of Tomorrowland. It closed down  in 1995.It is estimated that the PeopleMover had taken somewhere around 1 million people on a tour of Tomorrowland.Although the PeopleMover is just a distant memory at Disneyland, the track is still there. Now if you want to ride … [Read more...]

Boy gets Autograph of His Real Hero at Disney World

Massachusetts mom's pic of 5 y/o son getting Dep. Rogers' autograph at Disney World makes us smile @goodnewscopspic.twitter.com/Pfyk4TUprF — OCSO FL News (@OrangeCoSheriff) November 19, 2015 A 6 year old boy, Shayne Welch of Massachusetts, visited Disney World with his family recently. Most kids want autographs of their favorite Disney hero or Princess. Shayne also wanted an autograph from his hero but his hero is not the typical Disney hero. He asked a Police Officer at Hollywood Studios for … [Read more...]

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 2016 Dates released!

The 2016 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival dates have been released! Those beautiful topiaries will be bursting in bloom at Epcot from March 2nd through May 30th, 2016, expanding from 75 days to 90!To celebrate its 23rd year, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will expand to 90 days and run from March 2-May 30, 2016, at Walt Disney World Resort. The popular spring festival previously ran for 75 days.Fresh farm market flavors at the festival’s Outdoor … [Read more...]

Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule for November 2015

There are quite a few attractions at the Disneyland Resort that will be closing soon. Here's the current list of attractions at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure that are either currently closed or will be closed soon and their estimated re-opening date.DisneylandAutopia Fastpass Booth: Now-1/1/17Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple: Now-12/8/15Disneyland Railroad: 1/11/16-UnknownDavy Crockett's Explorer Canoes: 1/11/16-UnknownFantasmic!: 1/11/16-UnknownMark … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort

The holiday season will be here before you know it!  Are you planning on a holiday trip to Walt Disney World?  There are so many amazing ways to celebrate the holidays throughout Walt Disney World.  Let take a closer look at Disney Springs, the newly renamed shopping, dining and entertainment district.Drawing inspiration from Florida’s waterfront towns and natural beauty, Disney Springs treats you to a one-of-a-kind Disney experience amid beautiful open-air promenades and waterfront charm. … [Read more...]

Special Live Stream of Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights this Wednesday!

Our friends at Disney will be live streaming The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights this Wednesday, November 18, at 10:30 p.m. EST on the Disney Parks Blog! I was lucky enough to see it one last time before it is pulled down forever. The last day is January 3, 2016... To see the live stream just visit the Disney Parks Blog main page on Wednesday, November 18, at 10:30 p.m. EST. The live stream will appear in a blog post at the top of their site.In case you missed my post about all … [Read more...]

50 Years Ago Today Walt Disney World was Announced

This happened way before my time, but it was an amazing day in history for those of us that love Disney. Walt Disney World was announced 50 years ago today! The Orlando/Central Florida would never be the same again. The amazing Walt Disney himself made the big announcement.As you can see in the above image, Walt Disney, along with his brother Roy Disney and Florida's Governor at the time Haydon Burns, were there for the announcement. The announcement was made at a hotel on Lake Eola, which … [Read more...]

Beginning Nov. 16th Star Wars Season of the Force will debut in Tomorrowland at Disneyland

Traveling to a galaxy far, far away is easier than ever for guests visiting the Disneyland Resort. Beginning Nov. 16, 2015, Star Wars Season of the Force will debut in Tomorrowland at Disneyland Park, giving guests daily opportunities to explore, interact and have fun with the power of the Force.Star Wars Launch BayLocated on the lower level of the Tomorrowland Expo Center, Star Wars Launch Bay is the central space for fans to celebrate all things Star Wars.First Order … [Read more...]

Save the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

I am so sad this year is the last year of the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights. Luckily for us we were able to see it one more time before they are taken down and shipped back to the Osborne Family. Many people I have talked to are not able to make it down there to see it one last time, and let's be honest there is only so much a youtube video can do for you.I know Anonymouse reported that Disney might be moving the lights to Epcot but after her initial post I have not heard … [Read more...]

Glidden’s Colortopia opens tomorrow in Epcot’s Innoventions East.

Opening tomorrow in Epcot's Innoventions East is the all new Colortopia exhibit presented by Glidden.The Colortopia area is made up of 3 interactive zones where guests can experience color in a fun, interactive environment. Connected with this experience is a rich website and a downloadable mobile app that lets you play with color before, during, and after their experience. Learn more about the app at the bottom of the article.The 3 Zones inside Colortopia are:Power of Color theater … [Read more...]