Top 6 Magic Kingdom Attractions For First Timers

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Visiting Walt Disney World for the first time can be an overwhelming experience – it’s new, exciting, and there’s so much to do and see that you may not know where to begin! But don’t panic – I have compiled this list of must-do Magic Kingdom attractions for first timers to help you in your pursuit of Disney magic:Carousel of Progress: Many would argue with this choice, stating its corny or not worth it, but I put it on the list as its one of the few rides created by Walt himself – you get … [Read more...]


Fire at Disneyland Near It’s a Small World

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Last night, a fire engulfed a tree near Disneyland's iconic "It's a Small World" attraction.The tree was located near the behind-the-screens area of "It's a Small World" and is thought to be caused from the nightly fireworks. No one was injured and "It's a Small World" suffered no damage.This is the second time in recent months for a fire to break out during Disney fireworks. Back in November 2014, The Seven Dwarves Mine Train at Walt Disney World had a small fire erupt from fireworks … [Read more...]


“It’s a Small World” Movie to Hit the Big Screen

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So we knew this was coming right? I think  "It's a Small World" is going to be a cute movie. Let's all join hands and sing that iconic song.So the word is that Disney is now planning a movie based on the "It’s A Small World" ride.According to published reports, Jon Turtletaub, the producer and director behind the “National Treasure” films, will head the project.Writer Jared Stern, who has worked on movies like “Bolt,” “Wreck-It Ralph” and “The Lego Movie 2” might be working up the … [Read more...]


Disney’s “It’s a Small World” Ride Celebrates 50 Years

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 On April 10th the iconic "It's a Small World" celebrates it's 50th anniversary. I can't believe it's been around that long. Disney World celebrated with a worldwide sing-a-long.Park goers could join the chorus that happened before the afternoon parade. If you weren't there you could go to smallworld50.com and watch others who have joined the sing-along online.Here are some pictures from the celebration:Did you know that Walt Disney himself helped create the iconic small … [Read more...]


It’s a Small World Celebrates 50 Years next month with sing-a-long contest!

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I am sure you either heard of or have been on the iconic "It's a Small World" ride. Once you have been on that ride that song will never leave your head, even more so if you have every been stuck on that ride for any length of time.So you love the ride but you may not know the history of the ride. So take a little stroll down memory lane with me. It made it's first appearance in 1964 at the World's Fair. "It's a Small World" is located in the Fantasyland section of every park. Have you ever … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disneyland Rides For Visitors Short On Time

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Listed below are my top ten rides at Disneyland for visitors short on time.  While a large number of Southern California residents own an annual pass to the Disneyland Resort, there are just as many out of town visitors.  A common question asked by many is the number of days necessary to properly experience all the rides and attractions at the Disneyland Resorts.  I always recommend a 3 day minimum - one day per park with the third day to revisit the favorites and enjoy dining and shopping in … [Read more...]


New Surprises at It’s a Small World Holiday at Disneyland

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  Holidays at Disneyland  just got merrier… and they’re about to get a little brighter, too!Evenings beginning November 12, the smiling clock at the front of  It’s a Small World Holiday will mark every quarter hour in a surprising new way. Using advanced 3D projection technology, the facade of the entire attraction will be transformed into an enormous, clockwork mechanism.The gears and springs pull back to reveal a world of holiday wonders hidden behind the clock, from an incredible … [Read more...]


LeSportSac It’s a Small World Purse Giveaway

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Our friends at LeSportSac was nice enough to give up a bunch of new purses/bags to celebrate their new It's a Small World line of products. What purse would be complete without a little spending money inside? Our friends at Couponing to Disney is going to put a little money in your new bag. She will give the lucky winner a $50 Disney Gift Card to put in your new purse.!My writer Catie loves her purse and wrote up a nice review of it here.  To see their full product lines check out the … [Read more...]


LeSportSac It’s a Small World Purse Giveaway – Week 3

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Our friends at LeSportSac was nice enough to give up a bunch of new purses/bags to celebrate their new It's a Small World line of products. Over the next 6 weeks we will be giving away 1 purse a week to one lucky Chip and Co fan (with a special surprise giveaway on the 7th week). If that wasn't enough our friends at Couponing to Disney is going to put a little money in your new bag. She will give the lucky winner a $50 Disney Gift Card!To see the complete It's a Small World product line … [Read more...]


Disney Interactive announces a slate of new family-friendly digital series

Disney Interactive has announced a slate of new family-friendly digital series to serve the need for quality on-demand content that is viewable across multiple platforms. This programming slate, which will serve the entire family with premium, original shows, will premiere on Disney.com and its digital network in order to engage audiences with the kind of powerful digital story-telling Disney is known for on whichever devices and platforms they prefer. "Storytelling is deeply rooted in Disney's … [Read more...]