Disney Addicts – Ask us your Disney Questions

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Do you love Disney? What do you love the best?Is it walking through the parks hand in hand with your little ones singing the Tiki Room song? How about sitting down on a Friday night with a bowl of popcorn and watching Frozen for the 50th time?It doesn't matter what makes you a Disney Addict we are just glad you are!A few years ago the gang here at Chip and Co created a fun Facebook Group called You Might Be a Disney Addict or YMBADA. Over the years that group has grown by leaps and … [Read more...]


Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort Returns this fall with 14 Nights of Mickey’s Halloween Party

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Disneyland is about to get spookier again, when Halloween Time returns September 12 through October 31. This year there will be even more thrills and chills with 14 nights of Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland park!Halloween Time features the popular seasonal attractions, Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, along with some famous Disney Villains, Mickey Mouse and his friends in Halloween costumes, the Dia de los Muertos celebration and the special after-hours … [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...]


What Kind of Disney Addict Are You?

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There's nothing better to pass the time than a Disney quiz, except maybe a Disney Addict quiz!Sure you may know what princess you are, or what Disney song should be your theme song, or even which movie fits your personality, but do you know what kind of Disney Addict you are? Well now's your chance with our First ever Chip and Co Disney Addict quiz! What kind of addict do you think you are? Let us know what you get!Check it out here, or Below! … [Read more...]


Relive the Magic of Your Vacation in the Disney Recreate the Magic Contest

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If you went to Disney World as a child, do you remember the fun you had being immersed in a world that you thought only existed in dreams? Well Disney wants you to recreate the magic of your family vacation. Not only will you get to reminisce about your vacation but you could also win an incredible family vacation, so you can recreate the magic!All you have to do is share your Disney World vacation memories from the 70's and 80's by uploading your vacation memories, along with a photo, on to … [Read more...]


Virtually Share A Cup of Starbucks between Disney World and Disneyland

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I am unapologetically a geek... I tend to be an early adaptor of most technology, I love to share it with others and I will feel my life has been fulfilled once I have my own Jarvis... So I was pretty darn excited to see that Starbucks will virtually connect their Downtown Disney World store to their Downtown Disneyland Store via interactive touch screens. The screens will display at their counterpart store a chalk display of the environment and people in the area of the screen. Obviously … [Read more...]


An Adventures by Disney itinerary from a galaxy far, far away!

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Attention DVC Members and Adventures by Disney fanatics...are you a Star Wars fan? Or are you a runner? If so, the latest Adventures by Disney is just for you! Take a look at this special departure of the Southern California: Disney Backstage itinerary on January 12, 2015.This special departure will provide you access to the inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada Corporation! You will be able to participate in the all new Star Wars 5k, the Star Wars Rebel … [Read more...]


New “Frozen” Pre-Parade Opens at Disneyland

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I am sure you know that there have been very long waits to meet Anna and Elsa. Disneyland has decided to make it a little easier on the guests who want to catch a glimpse of the 'Frozen' sisters.Before the Mickey Soundsational Parade there will be a 'Frozen' pre-parade. Elsa and Anna will, along with an animated Olaf, stand on top of 'Frozen' themed float. There will be an instrumental version of 'Let it Go' playing and they will encourage parade watchers to sing along.So it's not a … [Read more...]


Planning Your First Trip to Disneyland Resort

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You have decided to visit the Disneyland Resort for the first time, now what? Here are my top tips to help you get started in the planning process.When to go:January, February, and early March are historically low attendance months, but are popular months for maintenance and refurbishments. Haunted Mansion and It’s a Small World are normally closed for several weeks in January while their holiday overlay is removed. Spring Break tends to be late March to late April for local southern … [Read more...]


Do You Really NEED a Travel Agent to Plan Your Disney Vacation?

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So, you’re ready to begin planning a vacation to a Disney destination - Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Aulani Resort in Hawaii, or one of the Disney locations overseas, or possibly even a trip on the Disney Cruise Line. Maybe it’s your first Disney vacation ever, or maybe it’s just the first time you’ve planned for a large group, for a special celebration, or for a particular Disney venue.  There are even very frequent Disney travelers who love the planning, but also enjoy another Disney fan to … [Read more...]