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...]





D23 Expo In Disneyland Area!

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Mark your calendars, send yourself a Save The Date, or tie a red string around your finger. D23 Expo Tickets are on sale now!The Disney Event for every Fan is coming around again in 2015 and will be at a stable home in Anaheim Convention Center, just outside of the Disneyland Resort Area. While we are more than a year away from the kick off of D23 Expo on August 14th, 2015, we are just a few days away from the August 14th release of the tickets. D23 Officials are anticipating up to 75,000 … [Read more...]





History Of Disney: Would you like some tea?

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This is the first of a weekly column that you will see here at Chip and Co. I will be exploring the history behind the rides of the Disney Theme Parks,  the Resorts, Restaurants and even the Special Events. When trying to decide where to start I had many people say I should start with the "mountains". That seemed to me to be something that would be expected as those are fan favorites. I instead decided I would try to think of a ride that is an icon of the Disney Theme Parks and a ride that is in … [Read more...]





The Walt Disney Family Museum gets a Barker Bird from Garner Holt Productions

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Exciting News for The Walt Disney Family Museum as they announced the arrival of its very own Barker Bird. On Friday June 20th, 2014 the new interactive exhibit became part of the permanent galleries of the museum. "Pepe del Presidio" as they charmingly named him is a gift that was given to the museum by Garner Holt Productions, Inc., which is the world’s largest creator of animatronic characters, and is also the primary animatronics provider for all Disney theme parks.A replica of the … [Read more...]





Who Wants to Get Closer To Maleficent at the Disney Parks?

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With the much anticipated release of Disney's latest live-action film "Maleficent" having been released into theaters everywhere, we all want to see more of the star of this film, the downright evil one herself, Maleficent.So walk on through the original Sleeping Beauty Castle that Walt built and get closer to Maleficent, at least 5 times during the walkthrough show. Enter the Castle gates through Fantasyland and in through the arched doorway. Be careful as you enter as you never know when … [Read more...]