PICTORIAL: Red Rose Taverne, Star Wars Land, and the rain, rain, rain came down, down, down
Feb26

PICTORIAL: Red Rose Taverne, Star Wars Land, and the rain, rain, rain came down, down, down

It was another decided soggy weekend at the Disneyland Resort as California slowly gets itself out of the devastating drought that has been drying up the landscape for years. While the rain is certainly welcome it does put a bit of a damper on progress and construction all around the Resort on various projects. Big news this week is the exceedingly popular Red Rose Tavern which has taken over the Village Haus with a new menu and decor...

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PICTORIAL: Inside Disneyland’s new ‘Beauty and the Beast’ themed limited-time restaurant offering
Feb24

PICTORIAL: Inside Disneyland’s new ‘Beauty and the Beast’ themed limited-time restaurant offering

Now for a limited time, Disneyland is welcoming guests to enjoy the Red Rose Taverne restaurant in Fantasyland to get a taste of the upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST film. The restaurant is a temporary takeover of the Village Haus which has gone though a thorough “scrubbing” to temporarily remove–or in most cases hide–existing thematic elements. They have essentially turned a German cottage into something more of...

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Sail away with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST aboard the Disney Dream this November
Feb24

Sail away with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST aboard the Disney Dream this November

This November, guests aboard the Disney DREAM will be entertained with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST a brand-new musical production inspired by Disney’s live-action adaptation of the animated classic. “Beauty and the Beast” will bring the timeless fable to life like never before, featuring a style of theater that interlaces classic storytelling elements with cutting-edge technology, to create a unique, theatrical experience in the 1,340-seat...

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New BEAUTY AND THE BEAST themed restaurant at Disneyland offers new menu, Grey Stuff
Feb21

New BEAUTY AND THE BEAST themed restaurant at Disneyland offers new menu, Grey Stuff

Disney confirmed last week that a BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover was coming to Fantasyland and that as part of the takeover, the Village Haus would become the Red Rose Taverne and boast a completely new menu. Today, Disney confirmed that the transformation will actually be ready starting February 24! RELATED POST BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover of Disneyland’s Fantasyland, Village Haus to change name/menu As part of the transformation,...

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WATCH: Sneak peek of “Belle” from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Feb20

WATCH: Sneak peek of “Belle” from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is nearly here and the marketing machine is well under way for the live-action remake of the animated classic. A new clip released today features a segment from the musical number “Belle.” The clip is a shortened version of the one shown at the Disney Parks sneak peek. RELATED POST BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover of Disneyland’s Fantasyland, Village Haus to change name/menu The film stars: Emma Watson as...

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PICTORIAL: Celebrate Gospel, Spring awakens early, Beauty merch expands, Star Wars Land, and more!
Feb18

PICTORIAL: Celebrate Gospel, Spring awakens early, Beauty merch expands, Star Wars Land, and more!

Just a day after a mega storm dumped buckets of water on Southern California, the Disneyland Resort continued to buzz with activity. The 8th Annual Celebrate Gospel event brought a joyful noise to Disney California Adventure once again. Also buzzing in the park was continued slow reveal of the facade for the former Tower of Terror which now dons a much more vibrant paint scheme as it prepares for its transition into Guardians of the...

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover of Disneyland’s Fantasyland, Village Haus to change name/menu
Feb14

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover of Disneyland’s Fantasyland, Village Haus to change name/menu

Disney confirmed today a big push for the upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST that will include an enchanting overlay of the story into Fantasyland at Disneyland. Check out a recap of the limited-time experiences to come below, courtesy of Disney: Red Rose Taverne This dining location at the northwest edge of Fantasyland will magically transform from Village Haus Restaurant into a lively French taverne, with delicious quick-service meals...

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PICTORIAL: AP Days return, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ sneaks in, new refubs, and more
Feb11

PICTORIAL: AP Days return, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ sneaks in, new refubs, and more

It was another suitably semi-soggy weekend at the Disneyland Resort and in our visit this weekend, we got more sights on what guests can expect when visiting the parks. The big highlight for this week was the return of the popular #APDays event. Already exceedingly popular, the freebie offering for Annual Passholders is packing in the crowds at Tomorrowland’s Starcade. Helping to contribute to the crowds is actually the LACK of...

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST sneak peek brings costumes, props, extended clip to Disney California Adventure
Feb11

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST sneak peek brings costumes, props, extended clip to Disney California Adventure

It is with deepest pride and greatest pleasure that Emma Watson and Dan Stevens welcome you at Disney Parks to a special preview for the upcoming live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. We got the chance to check out the preview today which is being presented in the Sunset Showcase Theater in Hollywood Land at Disney California Adventure. We checked it out today and found a fun but small exhibit which includes Belle’s blue dress...

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to feature in first Disney Princess mystery box on PleyBox
Feb10

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to feature in first Disney Princess mystery box on PleyBox

Leading subscription toy company Pley.com is expanding its popular toy service by introducing a Disney Princess mystery subscription box line. The Disney Princess PleyBox subscription service will magically arrive every two months and includes a mix of toys, t-shirts, accessories and other goodies. Produced in limited quantities, the Disney Princess PleyBox is available now starting at $24.99 per box. The service can be ordered...

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