PICTORIAL: Crowds crush Disneyland, Halloween creeps in, Tomorrowland rocks out, Marvel builds up, and more!
Aug18

PICTORIAL: Crowds crush Disneyland, Halloween creeps in, Tomorrowland rocks out, Marvel builds up, and more!

Those crowds everyone has been so eager to see assemble at the Disneyland Resort materialized this weekend in such large number that it prompted the temporary closure of the Mickey and Friends parking structure for the first time –as far as we can gather — since the opening of the Pixar Pals extension. Beautiful temperatures in the high 70s made for a lovely day despite the familiar crush of humanity that descended upon...

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PICTORIAL: Disneyland Resort remains a hotbed of activity, construction, debuts, and anniversary celebrations!
Aug12

PICTORIAL: Disneyland Resort remains a hotbed of activity, construction, debuts, and anniversary celebrations!

Haunted Mansion turned 50, CHOC Walk continued a cherished tradition, new Disneyland-exclusive drinks debuted at Starbucks, and construction on the Marvel-themed land were just some of the big highlights for our pictorial this week. We’ll also take a magical “Blue Hour” walk around Batuu and stop to taste a few more dishes that Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge has to offer. Plus, we’ll take a look at other...

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PICTORIAL: Temps rise, crowds too; plus Band-tastic Cavalcade, Marvel, Pixar, and yes, Halloween Time already!
Jul28

PICTORIAL: Temps rise, crowds too; plus Band-tastic Cavalcade, Marvel, Pixar, and yes, Halloween Time already!

It’s still a relatively calm summer at the Happiest Place on Earth but as the temps continue to climb so do the crowd levels! Our visit this weekend is a little light just because the Resort is in full summer mode when few things are closed or under refurbishment. Still, there’s several sights and projects to behold! Can you believe we’re already seeing HALLOWEEN TIME in the parks? Yep, traces are starting to arrive...

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PICTORIAL: Crowds continue to build, so does construction on Marvel, Pixar Pals, and more!
Jul14

PICTORIAL: Crowds continue to build, so does construction on Marvel, Pixar Pals, and more!

The summer season steams along at the Happiest Place on Earth and although the crowds are certainly lighter than perhaps most expected, the Disneyland Resort is far from empty. Beyond growing crowds, there’e still projects ongoing across property. For this weekend’s park pictorial, we’ll take a look at on-going progress at Pixar Pals where construction continues despite the structure actually being open....

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STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE confirms surprising opening dates for Disneyland, Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Jul11

STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE confirms surprising opening dates for Disneyland, Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Phase 1 of STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE has been opened for several weeks now at Disneyland and it will be opening at Walt Disney World on August 29 but we just received surprising details from Disney today regarding the dates for Phase 2 on both coasts. Surprisingly, STAR WARS: RISE OF THE RESISTANCE will be opening first in Florida even though Phase 1 hasn’t even opened there yet. The high-profile E-ticket attraction will be...

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PICTORIAL: Crowds amass for Fourth of July plus more grand openings, more construction
Jul06

PICTORIAL: Crowds amass for Fourth of July plus more grand openings, more construction

Low crowds at the Disneyland have been dominating social spheres but the Fourth of July proved to be a return to “normalcy” with the expected crush of humanity descending on the happiest place on earth for its famous fireworks presentation for Independence Day. Beyond the crowds, Disneyland Resort continues expanding with ever-more offerings as we saw the grand opening of the GCH Craftsman Bar at the pool area of...

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PICTORIAL: Marvel land progress plus new openings for Mansion, Pixar Pier, and Parking; more Galaxy’s Edge!
Jun30

PICTORIAL: Marvel land progress plus new openings for Mansion, Pixar Pier, and Parking; more Galaxy’s Edge!

It’s hard to imagine that a week after Disneyland Resort officially opened Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to the general public that there would be any new things opening and we find this weekend THREE new debuts including Pixar Pals parking structure, Pixar Pier’s Inside Out: Emotional Whirlwind, and a brand new Haunted Mansion 50th Anniversary exhibit at the Disney Gallery. Aside from exploring all the new offerings,...

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PICTORIAL: Main Street Cinema, AP Corner, More Star Wars, plus Parking and Emotional Whirlwind advances
Jun22

PICTORIAL: Main Street Cinema, AP Corner, More Star Wars, plus Parking and Emotional Whirlwind advances

Summer is officially here and we’ve got your ticket into the Happiest Place on Earth for a look at all the goings on. From new updates inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to construction updates on Pixar Pals Parking Structure and the Inside Out: Emotional Whirlwind, there’s a good bit to go over here! Plus, we’ll take you back to the Main Street Cinema which is once again merch-free following public outcry from...

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DETAILS: Getting into the new Star Wars land at Disneyland starting June 24
Jun19

DETAILS: Getting into the new Star Wars land at Disneyland starting June 24

STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE will finally be moving out of its reservation-only period on Monday, June 24, 2019 and it will introduce a new virtual queueing system that will be used as needs arise. On popular days when heavy traffic is expected in the new Star Wars themed land, you will have to enroll in the complimentary virtual queue in order to gain admission. Plus, new changes were announced for accessing Oga’s...

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PICTORIAL: Back to Batuu, Soarin’, and Disneyland Forever plus Emotional Whirlwind, Pixar Pals and more!
Jun09

PICTORIAL: Back to Batuu, Soarin’, and Disneyland Forever plus Emotional Whirlwind, Pixar Pals and more!

GOING BACK seems to be the trend this week. On our adventures at the Happiest Place on Earth this weekend, we’ll be going BACK TO Batuu for another look around STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE. We’ll also find that in the Grizzly Peak area that a popular attraction has gone BACK TO SOARIN’ OVER CALIFORNIA, and in the skies over Disneyland we’ve found that the nightly entertainment has gone BACK TO DISNEYLAND...

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