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...]

‘Paint the Night’ Parade Dining Packages Coming to Disneyland

Beginning January 11, 2016 at Disneyland park, you'll be able to make dining reservations with reserved viewing for the 'Paint the Night' parade. Two restaurants will be offering dining packages-Blue Bayou Restaurant and Aladdin's Oasis.The dining package at Blue Bayou includes a three-course meal and the parade viewing area will be on Main Street U.S.A.The Aladdin's Oasis dining package gives you the choice of three entrees and the option to eat at the restaurant or take your meal … [Read more...]

Starbucks Released New Christmas Collection at Disney World and Disneyland

Disney Parks Starbucks locations has released a new holiday collection, exclusive to Disney Parks. The new line features “You Are Here” mug ornaments, and a new Disney Starbucks Christmas mug. This collection is exclusive to Disney Parks and is now starting to show up on places like Amazon and Ebay.The ornament mugs are mini-versions of the full size “You Are Here” mugs that have been sold in the parks for the last year. Each ornament mug is priced at $12.95 at the parks, which is reasonable … [Read more...]

Guide to Disneyland’s Seasonal Holiday Foods

The holidays at the Disneyland Resort begin November 13 and last through January 6. If you'll be visiting the resort during this time, you'll want to check out this guide to the seasonal food and beverages being offered. Disneyland Park Bengal BarbecueHoliday CrispyBig Thunder Ranch BarbecueFamily-Style Cookie Bake – Warm brownie dusted with powdered sugar, topped with three scoops of peppermint ice cream, hot fudge and holiday sprinklesBlue Bayou RestaurantHoliday … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays at the Downtown Disney District in Disneyland

If you're heading to the Disneyland Resort this holiday season, be sure to check out the entertainment, shopping and fun going on in the Downtown Disney District!Once again, the Downtown Disney District becomes the Downtown Disney Winter Village, featuring chalets and carts offering a variety of holiday gift ideas. You'll find Star Wars-themed items at World of Disney; crystal art at Arribas Brothers; personalized items at You Name It; and personalized holiday ornaments from Ice-Land … [Read more...]

Save with a Disneyland Special Hotel Offer This New Years!

Kick off the New Year right at the Happiest Place on Earth and enjoy a special hotel offer! Save up to 20% when you stay at one of the three Disneyland Resort hotels early next year. This offer is good for select Sunday through Thursday night stays from January 3 to March 31, 2016. You can save up to 20% on premium rooms at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa or the Disneyland Hotel, and up to 10% at Disney's Paradise Pier Hotel. Book now through March 10, 2016 in order to take advantage … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know about Passports

Passports… do you need one? If a passport is required at your port of entry and you don’t have one, you’re out of luck and your vacation will certainly be ruined. And while knowing whether or not a passport is required for your travel is incredibly important, it can be tricky to find the answers you’re looking for. So, let’s talk about when a passport might be required in ensure a smooth and magical vacation.Entering the U.S. for Travel to Walt Disney World or Disneyland Resorts:If you … [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...]

The Imagineers’ Secrets of Disneyland Book Review

If you're a Disneyland addict like me and you love learning about secrets from the park, then you'll love The Imagineer's Secrets of Disneyland by Mike Fox.I love learning about Disneyland's secrets and little known facts so I was immediately drawn in by the title of this book. The author, Mike Fox, takes you through each land at Disneyland and gives you an in-depth look at the secret elements purposely hidden there by the Imagineers. The book includes never-before-published photos and … [Read more...]

Pedro Manuel Lemus Reyes Takes Top Place at Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon at Disneyland

Pedro Manuel Lemus Reyes of Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico, won the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon at Disneyland on Sunday, beating more than 13,500 registered runners. Manuel crushed last year’s half marathon time by over three minutes.Manuel led the Avengers pack from the start and never looked back. His time of (1:11:09) was three minutes faster than last year’s Avengers half marathon winning time, second-place finisher Nicholas Bowerman of Arlington Heights finished with a time of … [Read more...]