When will Disneyland reopen? COVID-19 surge keeps California theme parks in limbo

From USA Today Disney World reopened nearly a month ago, and most Disney theme parks around the globe have also reopened after closing amid the coronavirus pandemic. One that hasn't: Disneyland. And it's unlikely that the Anaheim, California, park will reopen anytime soon. California leads the nation in coronavirus cases – more than 550,000 as of Sunday, … Continue reading When will Disneyland reopen? COVID-19 surge keeps California theme parks in limbo

Your Disney Vacation Planning Questions Answered at planDisneypanel.com

From Disney Parks Blog Planning a Disney vacation is a bit different these days. To answer all the questions you may have, check out planDisney for authentic advice from experienced Disney parks guests. Formerly known as the Disney Parks Moms Panel, planDisney is the go-to resource for all your Disney vacation planning needs. Whether you have one … Continue reading Your Disney Vacation Planning Questions Answered at planDisneypanel.com

Today in Disney History: Casey Jr. Circus Train Opens in Disneyland Park, 1955

From Disney Parks Blog 65 years ago—just 14 days after Disneyland opened in 1955—Casey Jr. Circus Train rolled into Fantasyland, delighting children and adult guests ever since. Casey Jr., the brave little engine known for his role in the 1941 animated film “Dumbo,” features individually designed and vibrantly painted train cars. Each animal cage and ornate sleigh is … Continue reading Today in Disney History: Casey Jr. Circus Train Opens in Disneyland Park, 1955

Disneyland cancels Oogie Boogie Bash due to coronavirus

From OC Register It’s only July but it’s already looking like the COVID-19 pandemic is going to ruin Halloween as Disneyland and Universal Studios Hollywood have been forced to cancel their lucrative seasonal events that bring hordes of haunt-happy fans to the Southern California theme parks. The Oogie Boogie Bash separate-admission event at Disney California … Continue reading Disneyland cancels Oogie Boogie Bash due to coronavirus

DisneyMagicMoments: Cooking Up the Magic — Recipe for Fried Pickles from Carnation Café at Disneyland Park – Need We Say More?

From Disney Parks Blog Some people are just plain passionate about their fried pickle preferences. Dill or bread & butter? Spears or chips? And let’s not get started on the preferred breading and dipping sauces – let’s just say everyone has an opinion! We decided to wade into the fried pickle debate with our classic … Continue reading DisneyMagicMoments: Cooking Up the Magic — Recipe for Fried Pickles from Carnation Café at Disneyland Park – Need We Say More?

Disney Parks Blog Presents Disney Paper Parks Designed by Walt Disney Imagineering, Part 2

From Disney Parks Blog Today, you can complete your Disney Paper Parks of Main Street, U.S.A. and the “Magic Happens” parade with the release of part two of Disney Paper Parks.Once completed, know that we have more printable, 3D activity sheets on the way, and in the meantime, enjoy moving the floats down your parade route at home as pieces … Continue reading Disney Parks Blog Presents Disney Paper Parks Designed by Walt Disney Imagineering, Part 2

First Look: Disneyland Park 65th Anniversary Merchandise Collection

From Disney Parks Blog Can you believe that it’s been almost 65 years since Walt Disney welcomed the first guests to Disneyland with the famous words, “To all who come to this happy place, welcome!”? Today, I’m excited to give you all a first look at the dazzling new merchandise honoring the 65th anniversary of … Continue reading First Look: Disneyland Park 65th Anniversary Merchandise Collection