FIRST PEEK: Inside the queue of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’
May24

FIRST PEEK: Inside the queue of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’

Disney offered a pretty extensive sneak peek inside the queue for the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT attraction that’s set to open officially this Friday. Taking the former Twilight Zone Tower of Terror and turning into an attraction based off the Marvel box office smash hit franchise, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT takes place in the new Tivan Collection building owned by the character known...

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PICTORIAL: ‘Cars 3’ cruises in, ‘Guardians’ near completion, ‘Star Wars’ progresses, Jungle Juleps, and more
May14

PICTORIAL: ‘Cars 3’ cruises in, ‘Guardians’ near completion, ‘Star Wars’ progresses, Jungle Juleps, and more

Mother’s Day weekend brought some lovely weather to the Disneyland Resort and also brought crazy big crowds. The runDisney Tinker Bell Half Marathon took place this weekend making it quite a busy time to be at the Happiest Place on Earth. Disney California Adventure is a hot-bed of excitement as a brand new Cars 3 Exclusive Sneak Peek 4D experience opened. But perhaps more exciting is the new Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission:...

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PICTORIAL: Churro Lightsabers, Rivers refilled, Guardians, Snow returns, and more!
May07

PICTORIAL: Churro Lightsabers, Rivers refilled, Guardians, Snow returns, and more!

It was a soggy weekend at the Disneyland Resort as a brief bout of sprinkles befell the land off and on. Despite the damper on the festivities, the resort continues to be a-buzz with activity in just about every corner of the property. Star Wars themed land construction continues to see rapid vertical construction that will soon block visibility into the land as show buildings reach towards the horizon. Meanwhile, there was more...

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DETAILS: Ticketed Premiere Party for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’, $150
May03

DETAILS: Ticketed Premiere Party for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’, $150

Anticipating a major galactic response to the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT attraction, Disney announced that they will be hosting a separately ticketed Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! Galactic Premiere Party. The party takes place Friday, May 26 from 7:00 PM to 1:00 AM and access will set you back $150 per person. What all is included? Party Admission – Access to Hollywood Land at Disney California...

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Star Lord and Gamora characters make surprise Downtown Disney appearance during DPB event
Apr27

Star Lord and Gamora characters make surprise Downtown Disney appearance during DPB event

This evening, lucky Disney Parks Blog readers were invited to an advanced screening of the upcoming GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2. In addition to the screening, there was a Soundtrack release party in Downtown Disney which included live appearances by Sean Gunn and YouTuber D-Trix. As a special surprise, the meet n greet characters of Star Lord and Gamora made an appearance for a big group photo. The two Guardians characters will be...

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New concept art, new original character, plus song list and more details released for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’
Apr26

New concept art, new original character, plus song list and more details released for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT’

With just 31 days left until its grand opening, Disney and Marvel are starting to tease more info about the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT attraction coming to Disney California Adventure. Attraction Soundtrack Music is an undeniably important component to the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY films and that detail is just as important for the attraction. Below are six songs which will be used for six new sequences in the...

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PICTORIAL: Xmas comes (really) early plus Earth Day, Dapper Day, Corndogs, Pirates and more!
Apr23

PICTORIAL: Xmas comes (really) early plus Earth Day, Dapper Day, Corndogs, Pirates and more!

It was a warm and busy weekend at the Disneyland Resort. Although crowds were relatively “light” (read: not oppressively packed) there was still A LOT going on at the Happiest Place on Earth. This weekend was the unofficial “Dapper Day” spring event which brings denizens of vintage fashion together in their retro best. Of course, it was also Earth Day and Disney had special activities going on in Downtown...

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First peek inside MISSION: BREAKOUT plus supers assemble in DCA in new commercial
Apr20

First peek inside MISSION: BREAKOUT plus supers assemble in DCA in new commercial

A new commercial launched by the Disneyland Resort features Marvel superheroes assembling Disney California Adventure for their upcoming SUMMER OF HEROES marketing campaign. We already know the Captain America and Spider-Man can be seen in the parks currently but they are shown in the commercial along with Black Widow who is seen jumping from the rooftops of Hollywood Land. We also get a quasi peek at the upcoming Guardians of the...

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Disney confirms changes to Fantasmic!, full summer of promotions
Apr18

Disney confirms changes to Fantasmic!, full summer of promotions

In a press release re-affirming their previously announced Summer of Heroes marketing campaign, Disney confirmed that other summer activities include the return of Fantasmic! which  will be enhanced with new scenes and features. Guests will find Mickey Mouse in more scenes than ever before, and they’ll discover new roles for Genie from “Aladdin,” “Rapunzel,” “The Lion King” and “Pirates of the Caribbean.” Rumors abound for changes to...

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PICTORIAL: Guardians, Star Wars Land, plus a visit to Club 33 and more!
Apr15

PICTORIAL: Guardians, Star Wars Land, plus a visit to Club 33 and more!

It is shaping up to be a perfectly lovely Easter Weekend at the Disneyland Resort with crowds hopping, construction projects buzzing, and spring blooming wherever you go. This week, we’ll get another look at the continuing saga that is the construction site for the Star Wars themed land at Disneyland. Plus, we’ll take another look at continuing facade enhancements at the Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT...

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