Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule March 2012

If your heading to Disneyland soon be sure to check out the Refurb/Closure list below. Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website.CurrentStar Tours (Disneyland) will have reduced capacity through 2/16/12, 2/27/12-3/1/12 and 3/5/12-3/8/12 due to refurbishments. Sailing Ship Columbia (Disneyland) closed through 2/20/12 for refurbishment. Refreshment Corner … [Read more...]

Special Event – D23′s Disneyland Off the Map

You’ve been to Disneyland. You’ve experienced every attraction, watched every spectacle, and sampled every delicacy the resort has to offer. Or have you? During your daylong Disneyland adventure, you will visit legendary locales seldom (if ever) seen by Disney fans—places that are, shall we say, off the map?Included in your unforgettable visit will be a tour of Walt Disney’s private apartment above the Fire Station on Main Street, U.S.A. This quaint studio apartment was built during the … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek at Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom

Opening this February at Walt Disney World is the all new game Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom.In this role-playing game, guests become Merlin’s apprentice sorcerers and embark on a quest to stop more than 20 Disney villains – including Hades and Cruella De Vil – from stealing one of the four shattered pieces of Merlin’s crystal ball. Armed with spells in the form of special cards, guests search for the magic symbols that lead them to villains’ hiding places in Adventureland, Fantasyland, … [Read more...]

Three Disneyland Rides You Probably Never Knew Existed

Up Main Street, U.S.A., into Fantasyland for Matterhorn and all of the kiddie rides, then into Tomorrowland for Space Mountain and Star Tours. From there, onto Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion and we have to hit the Jungle Cruise and Indiana Jones at least once.When out-of-town Guests plan their trip to Disneyland, it usually revolves around making sure they hit all of the big-ticket rides, maybe the parade and either Fantasmic! or the nightly fireworks show.Even if you do … [Read more...]

Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule February 2012

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available here.CurrentBig Thunder Ranch Petting Farm (Disneyland) closed through 1/18/12 to remove holiday decor. Haunted Mansion (Disneyland) closed through 1/23/12 for removal of holiday decor. Redwood Challenge Creek Trail (DCS) closed through 1/28/12 for refurbishment. Refreshment Corner (Disneyland) closed through 2/24/12 for … [Read more...]

President Obama visits the Magic Kingdom

This was the spirited welcome President Barack Obama delivered yesterday as he stood on Main Street, U.S.A. with the iconic Cinderella Castle glittering behind him.Tourism was the topic of this official visit, and the President said the natural place to discuss efforts to make it easier for more international guests to visit the United States was Walt Disney World Resort.“It’s rare that I get to do something that Sasha and Malia envy me for,” the President joked, referring to his young … [Read more...]

Disney World Snack Menu Items – Magic Kingdom Edition

Today we are featuring an as up to date list as we can of the snacks at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom Park. All Prices and Menu items are subject to change. Keep in mind these are just the snacks and not entree menu items.MAIN STREET USACasey’s Corner French Fries $2.49 Cotton Candy $3.99 Brownie $2.39 Cracker Jack $2.39 Dasani Bottled Water $2.50 Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Fanta Orange, Light Lemonade, Nestea $2.59 & $2.89 Apple Juice $1.99 Bottled Water $2.50 White or … [Read more...]

Disney Snacks that are too good to pass up!

When I came across this topic, my mouth started watering, and my stomach growled!  Ok, sure, it's nearly lunchtime, but I think it has more to do with all of the incredible snacks that you can get at Walt Disney World!If I'm not careful, I could spend all day writing about all of those delicious snacks, so instead of that, I think I'll focus on my all time favorite snacks, where you can get them, and why I love them so much!Cinnamon Roll -- This wonderful, delectable snack is available … [Read more...]

Carnation Café Closes for Renovations at Disneyland

A Disneyland park favorite will close its doors this week – but only until summer, when Carnation Café will re-open with more seating (adding the indoor seating that disappeared in the 1990s) and a spruced-up menu.When Carnation Café re-opens, look for breakfast, lunch and dinner favorites, along with new dishes and some Walt Disney favorites.Should reopen Summer of 2012. Related articlesDisney Food Year in Review: 2011 (disneyfoodblog.com) Virtual Food and Wine Festival! … [Read more...]

Celebrate This Christmas with the World’s Brightest Stars in the 28th Annual ‘Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade’

Christina Aguilera, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Hudson and Disney Friends Share Holiday Joy December 25 on ABC-TV Deck the castles with boughs of holly and tune in as Disneyland Resort in California and Walt Disney World Resort in Florida present the 28th annual “Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade” TV special that will air December 25 on ABC-TV. Hosts of the telecast are Nick Cannon and Mario Lopez, with co-host Maria Menounos.  Stars will shine and sparkle, as the Christmas Day parade telecast … [Read more...]