Van Eaton Galleries Auction full of Disneyland Memorabilia

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(photo courtesy of the Van Eaton Galleries site) Van Eaton Galleries will be the host to an incredible auction full of vintage Disneyland Memorabilia.  The Exhibition which begins February 7, 2015 will be available to the public at their Sherman Oaks location - 13613 Ventura Blvd - (818) 788-2357.  The Van Eaton Galleries is open Monday thru Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm from February 7th to the 27th.  Catalogs full of incredible and one of a kind items are available for pre-order by clicking the … [Read more...]


5 Ways to Have a VIP Experience with Adventures by Disney

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Adventures by Disney has amazing destinations where you can vacation like a VIP. Going on an Adventures by Disney vacation means you have private access to popular attractions, behind-the-scenes tours, and front-of-the-line access, all with world-class Disney hospitality. You can go places and have experiences with Adventures by Disney that you might not otherwise get to enjoy. And best of all, it's all planned by Disney.Here are just 5 of the offerings available from Adventures by … [Read more...]


Two very special and affordable events coming to Orlando for Disney fans: Don’t Miss Out!

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Two very special events are coming to Orlando for Disney fans - and you won't believe how affordable they are. Coming VERY soon is The Walt Disney Birthplace: An Evening with Imagineer Bob Gurr. Bob Gurr is an American amusement ride designer and Imagineer. His most famous work was for Walt Disney's Disneyland Park, and its subsequent sister parks. In 1953 he inaugurated R.H. Gurr Industrial Design - a company of one, whose first big job was to consult with the Walt Disney Studios on the design … [Read more...]


Looking back at Disneyland – from opening day to their 59th birthday

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Disneyland's grand opening on July 17, 1955 was definitely less than perfect.  My mother in law was there (her uncle was a contractor who helped build the park) and told me that the asphalt was still wet in places due to the fact that they had poured it that morning and with temperatures hitting 101º it didn't have time to set for the park opening at 4:30 in the afternoon. Also, many water fountains were not functioning because of a plumber's strike.  More people showed up than anticipated. Only … [Read more...]


6 Reasons Why You Should Join The Disneyana Fan Club

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 Before we go in to why you should join the Disneyana Fan Club - let's talk a little bit about this "secret" club that's not so "secret" any more! The Disneyana Fan Club is THE club for Disney enthusiasts. It is made up of members from all over the world. (I want to say a quick g'day to my fellow members "down under" in Australia!) This non-profit organization is dedicated to preserving and sharing the rich legacy of Walt Disney. The goal is to provide Disneyana enthusiasts of all ages … [Read more...]