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  • CityDig: What Was Disneyland Like in 1968? - LA Magazine (blog)

    CityDig: What Was Disneyland Like in 1968? - LA Magazine (blog)

    LA Magazine (blog)CityDig: What Was Disneyland Like in 1968?LA Magazine (blog)Baby Boomers can mark stages of their lives by visits to Disneyland, and some of us were even there when it opened on July 18, 1955. The park was originally the realization…
    Published: 11 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 5:35pm

Disneyland Today

  • Michael Wada’s 2/17/13 DLR Photo Report

    Michael Wada’s 2/17/13 DLR Photo Report

    DLNT Reporter Michael Wada was at the Disneyland Resort this past weekend and got some great pictures of Fantasy Faire and of the Oz hot air balloon. As part as a multi-city promotion, The “Journey to Oz Balloon Tour” landed this weekend at the D…
    Published: 18 Feb 13, 11:33pm
  • “Oz, The Great And Powerful” Preview Coming To Hollywoodland

    “Oz, The Great And Powerful” Preview Coming To Hollywoodland

    From Erin Glover on the Disney Parks Blog: If you’re – like me – counting down the days until “Oz The Great and Powerful” opens in theaters March 8, I’ve got exciting news for you. From February 16-March 31, Disney California Adventure …
    Published: 16 Feb 13, 2:19am
  • The Voices of Liberty Honor Presidents Day With Special Performances

    The Voices of Liberty Honor Presidents Day With Special Performances

    From Thomas Smith on the Disney Parks Blog: Our “Limited Time Magic” surprises continue next week with some musical celebrations at Disney Parks. The talented 8-part a cappella group, Voices of Liberty, will honor Presidents Day with special pr…
    Published: 16 Feb 13, 2:16am
  • “Oz, The Great And Powerful” Balloon to Land At The Disneyland Resort

    “Oz, The Great And Powerful” Balloon to Land At The Disneyland Resort

    From Erin Glover on the Disney Parks Blog: We’ll be celebrating the upcoming release of “Oz The Great and Powerful” when the “Journey to Oz Balloon Tour” floats into the Disneyland Resort on February 17. Part of a multi-city tour sponsore…
    Published: 16 Feb 13, 2:08am
  • Conner Purzycki’s 2/11/13 DLR Photo Report

    Conner Purzycki’s 2/11/13 DLR Photo Report

    I took a quick trip to the Disneyland Resort today and captured a few photos from both Downtown Disney and Disney California Adventure. Starting in Downtown Disney, the stage by ESPN Zone is being replaced AMC showing romance movies for Valentines We…
    Published: 12 Feb 13, 4:04am
  • Disneyland News Today Turns 5 Years Old! – February 8th, 2013

    Disneyland News Today Turns 5 Years Old! – February 8th, 2013

      Today marks 5 years since the launch of Disneyland News Today. DLNT was formed on February 8th, 2008, just as many projects began in the huge expansion of Disney California Adventure. Our mission was to follow that expansion from start to finish,…
    Published: 8 Feb 13, 11:06pm
  • DLNT Turns Five This Friday!!!

    DLNT Turns Five This Friday!!!

    This Friday February 8th, Disneyland News Today will be celebrating its fifth anniversary as a website and podcast. To celebrate, we are holding a live show on WDWNTunes.com starting at 8:00 PM PST. We will be holding some of our signature segments i…
    Published: 7 Feb 13, 1:59am
  • What’s On The Menu At Maurice’s Treats

    What’s On The Menu At Maurice’s Treats

    From Pam Brandon on the Disney Parks Blog:  The new Fantasy Faire, opening March 12, is home to Disney royalty, but it’s also home to delicious new treats – our favorite is the flaky, crisp strawberry or chocolate twist that’s perfect for sha…
    Published: 5 Feb 13, 12:19am
  • Go on an Adventure with Mickey Mouse and the Mapmakers When ‘Mickey and the Magical Map’ Comes to Disneyland Park This Summer

    Go on an Adventure with Mickey Mouse and the Mapmakers When ‘Mickey and the Magical Map’ Comes to Disneyland Park This Summer

    By Shawn Slater on the Disney Parks Blog: The all-new, live stage production, “Mickey and the Magical Map,” debuts this summer at Disneyland park, and today I’m excited to be able to tell you a little more about the show and what you can expe…
    Published: 1 Feb 13, 8:13pm
  • Fantasy Faire set to open March 12th!

    Fantasy Faire set to open March 12th!

    By Shawn Slater on the Disney Parks Blog: We’ve been giving you peeks into the new Fantasy Faire coming to Disneyland park here on the Disney Parks Blog, and today, I’m pleased to let you know that this area will officially open for guests o…
    Published: 1 Feb 13, 12:15am

Disneyland Videos on Youtube

Rebel Wilson on Her Family
The hilarious actress told Ellen about her siblings, and how her name might not be the most unusual of the bunch!
Published: 11 Nov 13, 5:53pm
Hank Tried to Kill Me With a Hammer
Buy the paperback of "An Abundance of Katherines" for less than a gallon of gas: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0142412023/104-7313162-7121504?ie=UTF8&tag=...
Published: 9 Jul 08, 12:18am
Hashtags: #VacationFail
Since a lot of people are on vacation this summer, Jimmy reads his favorite tweets with the hashtag #VacationFail. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring...
Published: 81 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 3:52am
Zony and Yony Go to Disneyland
The unbelievably adorable duo from Taiwan went on a very special trip to The Happiest Place on Earth!
Published: 16 May 14, 1:00pm
Ellen's Favorite Sophia Grace & Rosie Moments
These two have provided more memorable moments than you can shake a stick at! Take a look at some of Ellen's absolute favorites in this montage.
Published: 2 Jun 14, 8:00pm
Exclusive! Tom Hanks Reveals a Disney Secret
While filming his new movie in which he plays Walt Disney, Tom Hanks discovered an interesting Disney secret. Find out what it is!
Published: 11 Dec 13, 9:00pm
Adorable ‘Frozen’ Mom and Daughter Are Here
Their video performance of "Love Is An Open Door” blew the lid off of the internet. They were here to share their story with Ellen, and for a surprise!
Published: 49 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 9:44pm
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Published: 7 Mar 14, 4:00pm

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Bing.com Disneyland News

  • newHalloween Time glows away as changes are unveiled on Main Street, U.S.A.
    Halloween Time wrapped up at Disneyland on Friday with a final sold out Mickey’s Halloween Party and theme parks that were caught between two holidays as Christmas decorations continue to go up. Main Street, U.S.A.‘s new Guest Flow Corridors seem…
    Published: 11 hours ago, 3 Nov 14, 5:10am
  • I Called Disneyland to Complain, and They Told Me to F**k Off
    The customer is not always right. I know this. As someone who has worked in customer service, waited tables, and tended bar for years, I know first hand a lot of customers are just plain wrong ("No you can't bring in outside food to our restaurant, w…
    Published: 4 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 12:58pm
  • Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea to get $4.6-billion expansion
    Oriental Land Co., the owner of Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea, has announced plans to invest $4.6 billion to expand and improve the two theme parks in Japan over the next 10 years. A big part of the investment will go to redevelop and expand Fantasy…
    Published: 4 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 5:41pm
  • newAMP Radio Wants to Rev Up Your Holidays with Some Disneyland® Magic!
    Disneyland® Resort is geared up for the holidays, with more magic than ever before at both parks! See the sparkling transformation of Sleeping Beauty’s Winter Castle. Sail into “it’s a small world” holiday.
    Published: 10 hours ago, 3 Nov 14, 6:20am
  • newDisney tempts Thai traveller
    BANGKOK, 3 November 2014: Hong Kong Disneyland showcases its latest development ‘Disney Paint the Night’ parade and ‘Disney Sparkling Christmas’ to attract visitors particularly from Southeast Asia. Hong Kong Disneyland resort’s Travel Trad…
    Published: 17 hours ago, 2 Nov 14, 10:58pm
  • Would Disney spin off Disneyland? Corporate breakup talk 'jumps the shark'
    When a craze washes across Wall Street, it does so in phases. Take the current trend of big corporate breakups. The easy and obvious deals get done first, such as media companies shedding publishing operations or Pfizer Inc. (PFE) spinning off its an…
    Published: 4 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 2:00pm
  • Disneyland or Disney World, which one's better?
    Anaheim, California -- Which one's better: Disneyland or Disney World? That's a little like asking a parent to pick a favorite between two children. They're both lovely, in their own ways. My family, long-time fans of Disney World in Florida, visited…
    Published: 10 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:55am
  • Alwaleed-backed Disneyland Paris benefited 4,000 workers with new ride
    Disneyland Paris, the French theme park in which Saudi businessman Prince Alwaleed bin Talal owns a 10 percent stake, employed nearly 4,000 jobs during the development of its latest attraction based on the Ratatouille animated film, it was reported.
    Published: 2 days ago, 2 Nov 14, 12:55am
  • Disneyland Resort Update
    2015 refurbishment update | Passholder anniversary event updated; APs invited to Wednesdays with Walt | Congratulations Sugar Rush racers | This and that... | Crowd Forecast After we published an updated 2015 refurbishment schedule last week, Disneyl…
    Published: 7 days ago, 28 Oct 14, 3:04am

Vintage Disneyland Tickets Blog

  • Fall is More FUN at Disneyland - 1970

    Fall is More FUN at Disneyland - 1970

    Here's a fun Disneyland flyer for Magic Kingdom Club members.  When I look at this artwork it emotes 1970, I don't even need to look at the "9/70" date code, that family on the Trolley is 1970.Get your FREE Magic Kingdom Club Card at your personnel…
    Published: 28 Aug 13, 7:01am
  • Grad Nite 1964 - The Program

    Grad Nite 1964 - The Program

    Yes this blog still lives! I'm staying with my excuse that the dog ate my homework. I got the dog a stronger leash so more posts soon.Today we're going to Grad Nite at Disneyland - 1964!  This wonderful souvenir program scan was sent to the blog by…
    Published: 23 Aug 13, 7:01am
  • Magic Kingdom Club Special Guest Pass - May 16, 1965

    Magic Kingdom Club Special Guest Pass - May 16, 1965

    Here's a fun sticker, its a Disneyland Special Guest Pass from May 16, 1965.  This was for the 8th Anniversary Party of the Magic Kingdom Club. Of course it's Non-Transferable.  
    Published: 16 May 13, 7:01am
  • Summer at Disneyland, It's Totally Hot - 1986

    Summer at Disneyland, It's Totally Hot - 1986

    Summer is almost here at Disneyland and for 1986 It's Total Hot!  See Minnie's new parade "Totally Minnie", Dance at Videopolis!, Enjoy the Main Street Electrical Parade and "Fantasy in the Sky" fireworks.  1986 sure seems like a long time ago.…
    Published: 10 May 13, 7:01am
  • Family Fun Party at Disneyland - May 31, 1978

    Family Fun Party at Disneyland - May 31, 1978

    Its time for a Family Fun Party at Disneyland, May 31, 1978! This is a Private Party, the "General Public" will not be admitted.Awesome art work!
    Published: 8 May 13, 7:01am
  • VIP Party at Disneyland - April 25, 1982

    VIP Party at Disneyland - April 25, 1982

    (Pretend today is April 25th...)  31 Years ago you could attend a VIP Party at Disneyland, April 25, 1982 Noon to 10PM.   This is not to be confused with a "Private" party since the "General Public Will Be Admitted" rats!
    Published: 7 May 13, 7:01am
  • This is California - 1957

    This is California - 1957

    Welcome back to my blog, its been a little quiet lately, "all work and no play", bla, bla, bla.Today we've neat old book from 1957, "This is California".  Karl Obert is the photographer and there are some fine (black and white only) photographs in t…
    Published: 6 May 13, 7:01am
  • Cleo Moore at Disneyland - June 28, 1956

    Cleo Moore at Disneyland - June 28, 1956

    Who can forget blonde bombshell Cleo Moore? Here she is at Disneyland in June of 1956 with a bunch of coaches that are do doing there every best not to look at... the camera. For some reason a '56 Coupe de Ville just came to mind.
    Published: 9 Apr 13, 7:01am
  • Tommy Walker's Reply - 1960

    Tommy Walker's Reply - 1960

    Here'a an interesting group of paper items from Disneyland's early days. This first item is undated and possibly unrelated to the other items but lets pretend they all belong together.  Tommy Walker himself may have signed the original that was use…
    Published: 8 Apr 13, 7:01am
  • Teen Magazine - April 1972 - Guide to Walt Disney World

    Teen Magazine - April 1972 - Guide to Walt Disney World

    Welcome to Magazine Monday.  Its been a while since we've had a Walt Disney World related magazine and this 16 page Walt Disney World article will help make up for lost time.  From April 1972, this issue of Teen Magazine has an extensive look at…
    Published: 1 Apr 13, 7:01am
  • Facts about Employment with Disneyland - 1962

    Facts about Employment with Disneyland - 1962

    Here's a fun fact sheet detailing the employment requirements to work at Disneyland for the 1962 Summer Season.  As you read through this ask yourself "how many of today's youth meet or exceed these requirements"? Oh and if you've got "deformi…
    Published: 22 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Creepy Abandoned Theme Park Photos - Link

    Creepy Abandoned Theme Park Photos - Link

    The Weather channel online is showing some amazing abandoned theme park photos, check them out here:PHOTOS: Creepy Abandoned Theme ParksFun Stuff!
    Published: 21 Mar 13, 5:50pm
  • The Sub photo that got away - 1968?

    The Sub photo that got away - 1968?

    Last month I posted a group of undated black & white Disneyland photos (link). Thanks to blog reader "K. Martinez" we've place the date at around 1968.  Well, one of the photos got missed so here it is today, the Sub that got away!Here's a nice Juni…
    Published: 21 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Burbank Nite at Disneyland - 1969

    Burbank Nite at Disneyland - 1969

    Its time for the 3rd annual Burbank Nite at Disneyland, March 22, 1969.   Gotta love Micky with his "Beautiful Downtown Burbank" hat!  Only $3.75 per person - Get your tickets early.
    Published: 20 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Disneyland Front of the Line Pass - 1996

    Disneyland Front of the Line Pass - 1996

    Here's a fun Disneyland pass, no waiting in line!  This sweet ticket got you and your party to the front of the line for the attraction of your choice.  It does not guarantee immediate boarding, but your "next".If your thinking of making a copy…
    Published: 19 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Walt Disney's Magazine - April 1959

    Walt Disney's Magazine - April 1959

    Welcome to Magazine Monday.  Today's post takes us way back to April 1959 with another fantastic issue of Walt Disney's Magazine.    Naturally Walt has an introduction to his own magazine. Disneyland gets a nice two page article, even if two…
    Published: 18 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Disneyland Snapshots - 1967/68

    Disneyland Snapshots - 1967/68

    Today we've got a couple of those fun square snapshots of Disneyland.  First up from October 1967 there's some people-less PeopleMover's gliding over the Submarine Lagoon.  I like the early version of the PeopleMovers without the extra safety bar…
    Published: 11 Mar 13, 7:01am
  • Walt Disney Word - Treasure Island Ticket

    Walt Disney Word - Treasure Island Ticket

    It's time for a Walt Disney World post. This "Special Adventure" ticket was good for Admission and transportation to Treasure Island, "Bay Lake's Tropical Island Paradise".  This ticket is undated but is on ticket book stock and probably was part…
    Published: 8 Mar 13, 8:01am
  • Street Rodder - June 1975

    Street Rodder - June 1975

    Welcome to Magazine Monday (a day late but not a dollar short...).  Set your time machine to the dead center of the 1970's for the June 1975 issue of "Street Rodder" Magazine.If you like the Main Street Vehicles at Disneyland as much as I do you'll…
    Published: 5 Mar 13, 8:01am
  • Disneyland Special Guest Ticket Books Voucher - 1964

    Disneyland Special Guest Ticket Books Voucher - 1964

    This voucher for Disneyland Special Guest Ticket Books was an exclusive value arranged by "Calif. State Assn. of Emblem Clubs & Nevada Clubs"..  Hurry, certificate void after April 25, 1964!
    Published: 27 Feb 13, 8:01am
  • TV Radio Mirror - April 1956

    TV Radio Mirror - April 1956

    Welcome to Magazine Monday. Today we've got another (yes another) exciting issue of "TV Radio Mirror" from April 1956.  In case you missed my previous TV Radio Mirror - December 1954 post you can view it here (link). Not to be confused with "TV-Ra…
    Published: 25 Feb 13, 8:01am
  • Undated Skyway Slides

    Undated Skyway Slides

    A few more "undated" Disneyland slides today.  First two are the wonderful Skyway!Blue bucket - check, Blue PeopleMover car - check, Plenty of Signage - check!So this is not the Skyway, but its from the same lot, any luck on a date for these??
    Published: 22 Feb 13, 8:01am
  • Disneyland Passport 1977

    Disneyland Passport 1977

    Time for an "Exclusive" Passport to Disneyland.  Magic Kingdom Club members could get "Unlimited use of all Disneyland Adventures & Attractions (Except shooting galleries)" for just $7.50 (adult admission, adjusted for inflation that's $28.42 in t…
    Published: 20 Feb 13, 8:01am
  • More Disneyland In Kodachrome

    More Disneyland In Kodachrome

    Three more undated Kodachrome Disneyland slides from my recent mixed bag slide acquisition.  First up is a super shot of the Keel Boat at Fowler's Harbor.  Oh man, there's the REAL Fort in the background...Looks like the cast members are doing mos…
    Published: 18 Feb 13, 8:01am
  • Disneyland In Kodachrome

    Disneyland In Kodachrome

    I recently acquired a mixed set of Disneyland slides that included a few old Kodachrome's and like a kid I'm posting the best one first!    That sign is great!  There is no date marking on these red bordered slides. I think it looks pretty close…
    Published: 14 Feb 13, 8:01am

MiceChat Disneyland News

  • Mousetalgia Podcast 313: Ryman Arts Fundraiser, a trip to Chili John’s
    Mousetalgia reports on “An Affair of the Art,” the Ryman Arts annual fundraiser held at the home of Disney Legend Marty Sklar, which raises funds to help offer art training to high school students. This…The post Mousetalgia Podcast 313: Ryman A…
    Published: 14 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:01am
  • WTTM Podcast: Disney Parks Blog Creepy Cruise & A Mad T Halloween
    It’s October… and that means its time for a month full of Halloween fun! On this show, Bryn, Calvin and Paul visit Disneyland for The Disney Parks Blog Creepy Cruise and then we head over…The post WTTM Podcast: Disney Parks Blog Creepy Cruise &…
    Published: 18 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 7:01am
  • Main Street, U.S.A. changes continue during Disneyland’s Halloween Time
    Disneyland unveiled its new First Aid facility last week, revealing new fully-themed facades at the end of Main Street, U.S.A. The new facades replace simple, minimally-themed facades that had been up since the early 1960s…The post Main Street, U.S…
    Published: 21 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 12:05pm
  • Mousetalgia Podcast 312: Disneyland Halloween food; Club 33; Oktoberfest
    Culinary delights at the Disneyland Resort! This week, Team Mousetalgia discusses Halloween holiday treats and dishes available throughout the resort, bringing a plethora of new tastes and flavors to park guests. From pork tamales at…The post Mouse…
    Published: 21 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 7:01am
  • Disneyland and Disney California Adventure
    The Disneyland Resort is in auto pilot mode as the Halloween Time celebration rolls on. This week we update you on the ever-evolving refurbishment timelines including some that have not been officially announced by Disney…The post Disneyland and Di…
    Published: 24 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 10:00am
  • Yesterland: Man Hat n’ Beach
    In Paradise Pier’s row of Midway Shops, one store stands out—Man Hat n’ Beach. On its exterior, an oversized clown has popped out of a proportionately undersized box. It’s a cartoony take on the classic…The post Yesterland: Man Hat n’ Bea…
    Published: 25 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • A Galaxy Runs Amok in Tomorrowland
    It’s October… and that means its time for a month full of Halloween fun! On this first public show, Calvin and Paul visit Disneyland for a trip to Tomorrowland… which, oddly enough, features one of…The post A Galaxy Runs Amok in Tomorrowland…
    Published: 25 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 7:01am
  • Communicore Weekly – Firehouse Five Plus Two, World of Water Ski Show, Realityland, Concord Bridge
    Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Firehouse Five Plus Two, World of Water Ski Show, Realityland, and the Concord Bridge! DISNEY HISTORY! – Jeff and George jazz…The post Communicore Wee…
    Published: 27 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 12:05pm
  • Uh-Oa and Aloha at Trader Sam’s First Mahaloween
    A week ago, I attended Trader Sam’s Mahaloween Luau. I was pretty delighted to see the announcement pop up on the Disney Parks Blog a few weeks ago: Here’s what it said: It’s one day…The post Uh-Oa and Aloha at Trader Sam’s First Mahaloween…
    Published: 27 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 10:00am
  • Disneyland’s iconic Sleeping Beauty Castle gets safer as the first sign of the holidays arrives
    It’s not quite Halloween yet but Disneyland has already quietly started its preparations for the holiday season. Christmas lights are going up around Sleeping Beauty Castle and at “it’s a small world,” as part of…The post Disneyland’s ico…
    Published: 28 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 12:05pm
  • Mousetalgia Podcast 311: Haunted Mansion origins, New Orleans Square
    Team Mousetalgia examines Kansas City’s haunted Sauer Castle as a possible influence on a young Walt Disney in today’s episode. Might Walt’s personal connection to the Sauer descendants have had an effect on his perception…The post Mousetalgi…
    Published: 28 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 7:01am