Lost Theme Parks: Geauga Lake – Aurora, Ohio

Written by at February 21, 2017

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For as long as there have been settlers in the area of what is now Aurora, Ohio, the lake, once home to the largest theme park in the world, has been attracting those wanting recreation.  Geauga Lake was originally called “Picnic Lake.”  Since 1856, when the rail road station set up shop, the area was […

Cast Members Reveal Their Disneyland Resort Favorites

Written by at February 21, 2017

We’re getting excited for the The Oscars® on ABC this Sunday, and that made us wonder what would happen if we asked the ultimate Disneyland Resort insiders — our very own cast members — to choose their favorite attractions, entertainment, shopping, dining and even snacks

New Disney Treasures subscription box announced by Funko

Written by at February 20, 2017

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Good news, Disney toy collectors! Funko has just announced the Disney Treasures subscription box service that will include “exclusive Disney theme park collectibles, your favorite characters, and more!” The theme for the first box is “Pirate’s Cove”, and it will include a Smee Pop! Vinyl figure from “Peter Pan”, plus more fun from Disney multiple pirate-centric […

Moms Panel Monday: Disneyland Resort Awards

Written by at February 20, 2017

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The Disney Parks Moms Panel Awards, our own prestigious accolades in honor of Hollywood’s awards season, wrap up this week with a trip to where it all began, Disneyland park. The moms, dads and grandparents of the Disney Parks Moms Panel select their favorites at the Happiest Place on Earth

PHOTOS: Three new “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” posters give closer looks at characters

Written by at February 20, 2017

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The fifth entry in Disney’s popular “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie series is heading our way this summer, and via some just-released promotional materials fans are finally getting the opportunity to have a closer glimpse at some of the central characters, both new and returning. The three posters below give new, more detailed looks at Johnny […

Guests Can Strike a Hollywood Pose with an Oscar® Statuette

Written by at February 20, 2017

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Do you love the spirit of award show season? Are The Oscars® on ABC a “must watch” for you every year? Get ready to experience some of The Oscars® excitement at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

Tokyo Disney Resort Opening Second Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique on April 21

Written by at February 20, 2017

Tokyo Disney Resort Opening Second Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique on April 21

More dreams are about to come true with the opening of Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique in World Bazaar at Tokyo Disneyland on April 21. This will be the first in-park opportunity for the popular makeovers, which have been available at the nearby Tokyo Disneyland Hotel since

Behind the Magic of the Hall of Presidents

Written by at February 20, 2017

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Across from the Tree of Liberty, inside Independence Hall at Walt Disney World’s Liberty Square is the Hall of Presidents. One of the original attractions to open with the Central Florida theme park on October 1, 1971, this audio-animatronic attraction was originally going to be called “One Nation Under God,” and was supposed to be […

Disney Parks Blog Unboxed – New Pins to Collect or Trade in 2017 at Disney Parks

Written by at February 20, 2017

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Looking for a fun activity that the whole family can enjoy at Disney Parks? Pin collecting and trading is a great adventure and something I highly recommend from personal experience. One of the best locations to get started at Walt Disney World Resort is Disney’s Pin Traders at Disney Springs Marketplace. During a recent visit, the Disney Delivery Guy surprised me with a box filled with new trading treasures

Disney Doodle: ‘Kiss the Girl’ in Magic Kingdom Park

Written by at February 20, 2017

This week’s Disney Doodle explores what Ariel and Prince Eric would do if they had the chance to visit at Walt Disney World Resort theme park for a day