Please stand clear of my Dole Whip

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One of my favorite lines from Walt Disney World and one of the first lines I learned in Spanish was "Please stand clear of the doors. Por favor manténganse alejado de las puertas." Anytime I hear that line I can't help but think of the Walt Disney World theme parks. While sharing a Dole Whip last week I thought combining the line from the Monorail and my love for Dole Whips would be a great shirt idea. Sorta like the shirt idea I had from Space Ship Earth.Now you can own your very own Please … [Read more...]


Special Eats for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-Hour Party

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The Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-hour party is almost upon us! If you're like me, then you go to Disneyland for the food as well as the rides and attractions. The Disneyland Resort has some great eats and some specialty foods are being added for the 24-hour event. Check out this list of foods that will be available May 22-23:Disneyland ParkJolly Holiday BakeryDisneyland Diamond Celebration CupcakeCarnation CaféCountry-fried Chicken Sandwich with honey-mustard … [Read more...]


Disney twenty-three Celebrates 60 Magical Years Of Disneyland

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As Disneyland approaches its 60th anniversary, Disney twenty-three brings readers inside the party, with an in-depth look at how the park is celebrating this milestone with new parades, spectaculars, and enhancements to popular attractions. In preparation for the landmark occasion, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club took Disney Legend Marty Sklar—who worked at Disneyland on opening day—and Walt Disney Imagineering Chief Creative Executive Bruce Vaughn on a walk through Disneyland, where they … [Read more...]


D23 Celebrates 60 Years at Disneyland

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As Disneyland approaches its 60th anniversary, Disney twenty-three brings readers inside the party, with an in-depth look at how the park is celebrating this milestone with new parades, spectaculars, and enhancements to popular attractions. In preparation for the landmark occasion, D23 took Disney Legend Marty Sklar—who worked at Disneyland on opening day—and Walt Disney Imagineering Chief Creative Executive Bruce Vaughn on a walk through Disneyland. They reminisce about details from the past, … [Read more...]


The Walt Disney Archives Returns to D23 EXPO with “Disneyland: The Exhibit”

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The Walt Disney Archives today announced it will celebrate the 60th anniversary of Disneyland at D23 EXPO 2015 with an exhibit of more than 300 pieces from the park’s incredible history. “Walt Disney Archives Presents—Disneyland: The Exhibit” will be the largest display the Disney Archives has ever showcased at D23 EXPO. The event, presented by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club, will take place August 14–16 at the Anaheim Convention Center.The 12,000-square-foot exhibit, which will be … [Read more...]


New Souvenir Sippers Coming to Cars Land For Diamond Celebration

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Coming soon to the Cozy Cone Motel in Cars Land are these brand-new oil can sippers. Dinoco is the oil company from Disney-Pixar "Cars" and can be seen on the gas pumps and oil cans outside of Flo's V8 Café. These fun souvenir sippers will be available for the Disneyland 60th Anniversary Celebration starting on May 22nd.The current souvenir sippers in Cars Land are the cone sippers. If you're a fan of those, make sure you pick one up before they disappear!I'm super excited for these … [Read more...]


Southern California’s Lenore Moreno Shatters Tinker Bell Half Marathon Record at Disneyland Resort

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Pixie power and persistence pushed Lenore Moreno to smash a race record by almost 9 minutes in the fourth annual Tinker Bell Half Marathon presented by PANDORA Jewelry at Disneyland Resort. Looking much like a pixie herself, the five-foot, 24-year-old West Covina, Calif. resident flew by her competition, finishing in a mere 1:15:55. The former race record was 1:24:11. She was also nearly nine minutes ahead of second-place finisher Ann Mazur of Charlottesville, VA (1:24:10). Anne-Marie Nuno of … [Read more...]


Top 10 Signs You’re a Disney Addict

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We've all had friends that just “don’t get it”. They say Disney is just for kids. They wonder why we crave seeing the castle in person time and time again.  If you have ever experienced any of these symptoms please read on.You can relate any real-life situation to a particular Disney movie, quoting a specific scene or by bursting into song. Example: Someone falls down in front of you and you scream “Get up Bambi, GET UP!” at them. This is normally not well received. You refer to Disney … [Read more...]


Get Ready for the Diamond Mad T Party at California Adventure!

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You’re invited to take a trip down the Rabbit Hole and experience the Diamond Mad T Party starting May 22nd at Disney California Adventure. This is a new version of the very popular nighttime entertainment experience premiering just for Disneyland's Diamond Anniversary Celebration. Diamond Mad T Party will feature exciting live entertainment, interactive fun and delicious treats all seasoned with some unique tributes to 60 years of Disneyland Resort.During the Diamond Mad T Party, the main … [Read more...]


Disneyland VoluntEARS Build a Playground in Anaheim

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In celebration of Disneyland Resort’s 60th anniversary this year, more than 700 volunteers transformed 27-acre Twila Reid Park in west Anaheim. This marks the eighth Orange County KaBOOM! playground built and largest nationwide, providing vibrant play spaces to more than 13,500 kids.“We are proud to join with KaBOOM! to continue Disneyland Resort’s 60-year legacy of giving back to the community,” said Disneyland Resort President Michael Colglazier. “By creating this playground, we are giving … [Read more...]