Refurb/Closure Schedule for Walt Disney World April 2010

Refurb/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at http://www.disneyworld.comCurrentRanchos Quiet Pool (Coronado Springs Resort) closed through 4/16/10 for refurbishment.All Star Music Resort Bus Depot closed through April 2010 for resurfacing. Buses to Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom and Epcot stop in the parking lot across from the check-in parking. Buses to Hollywood Studios … [Read more...]

Refurb/Closure Schedule for Disneyland April 2010

Refurbishment/Closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at http://www.disneyland.comCurrentMatterhorn Bobsleds (Disneyland) closed through 4/16/10 and 4/19/10-4/23/10 for refurbishment. Princess Dot Puddle Park (DCA) closed through 4/16/10 and 4/19/10-4/23/10 for refurbishment. Golden Vine Trattoria (DCA) closed through 4/26/10 for refurbishment. Corn Dog Wagon (Disneyland) … [Read more...]

New Surf’s Up! Breakfast with Mickey and Friends

Great article and video from the Disney Park BlogLast November we announced the December 11 opening of the new Surf’s Up! Mickey & Friends breakfast at Disney’s PCH Grill on Twitter, and I recently had the chance to check it out for myself.The newly themed restaurant not only features a standard kids’ buffet with such favorites as pancakes, waffles and bacon, but also includes some delicious choices for adults including breakfast flatbreads from the wood-burning oven, grilled … [Read more...]

Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival Sweet Sundays is returning

Article comes to us from Disney Park Blog:Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival is bringing back Sweet Sundays. The popular event is returning for the 2010 Festival and features a sparkling toast and light buffet breakfast on six Sunday mornings at the new Festival Showplace in Disney’s California Adventure park. You can see demonstrations and enjoy elegant desserts created by acclaimed pastry chefs, including Jean-Marc Viallet and Jorge Sotelo of the Disneyland Resort. To get … [Read more...]

Disney’s California Adventure Park Update- World of Color!

In January, Disney Parks shared a four-minute video to give you a broad look at the changes coming to Disney's California Adventure Park, and they promised there would be more videos to come.Well, Eddie is back! This video features an update on World of Color and shows how the new water spectacular is jam-packed with the creative elements Disney is famous for: powerful, emotional storytelling, amazing visuals and classic music.If youre looking for more details about what's coming … [Read more...]

Earthquake at Disneyland closes Parks – Collection of News Stories

Collection of articles talking about the Earthquake at Disneyland this evening.Earthquake at Disneyland: What happens after the ground shakes at the 'Happiest Place on Earth' from the Examiner:Whenever there is an earthquake at the Happiest Place on Earth there is anything but chaos. Even after the 7.1 today that was felt all the way at the Mouse House, precautions are put in place. The Walt Disney Corporation takes the safety of the guests very seriously and without a doubt has a plan … [Read more...]

The Inaugural Blog Carnival is now Live!

Wanted to let everyone know that the first Disney Blog Carnival is now live over at Dismarks!What is a blog carnival you might ask? A blog carnival is simply an online "event" to which bloggers in the same topic area submit a post. The carnival then provides a link to all of those blogs that should be of interest to carnival readers. It provides some good exposure to all participating blogs. A bunch of great Disney Websites have come together to supply you with a ton of great … [Read more...] Sues the Walt Disney Co, Inc. has filed a class action lawsuit against the Walt Disney Company over false advertising. Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, says it's just one battle in his efforts to prevent companies from making misleading claims.The lawsuit alleges that Disneyland's tagline of being "The Happiest Place on Earth" is "clearly false, deceptive, and confusing to the marketplace",and cites internal Net Promoter Score (NPS) metrics that suggest that the designation should be given to … [Read more...]

How to Find Your Favorite Candy on Main Street, U.S.A.

Yummy article from Disney Park Blog:As we know from the annual popularity of candy cane production at the Candy Palace on Main Street, U.S.A., many of the Disneyland “homemade” candies have their own fan base.If you’re a fan of the candy making on Main Street U.S.A., have you ever wished you could find out what candies are being produced each day? Well, you can. There’s a phone number you can call that will tell you which candies are being made in the park on any particular day. … [Read more...]

Disneyland Maingate Hotel Offers Weekend Bookers a Special Surprise

The Residence Inn Anaheim Maingate invites guests to unwind with a weekend away and receive a Visa® Gift Card while enjoying all the great amenities that the hotel has to offer. This new promotion offers travelers a chance to take a weekend getaway where, at this popular Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel, where they will find comfort in the "suite" Marriott accommodations at this resort-like hotel complex.The Residence Inn is conveniently located so guests can easily take advantage of the … [Read more...]