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Talk Like a Pirate Day!Talk Like a Pirate Day!
September 19, 2017
It's talk like a Pirate Day, Argh~~~~

 

Disneyland Halloween Parties Selling OutDisneyland Halloween Parties Selling Out
September 15, 2017
Mickey's Halloween Party - Many dates are sold out. Tickets are still available for September 20 and October 3, 17, 24, and 31.

 

Imagineer Francis Xavier "X" Atencio Passes Away at Age 98Imagineer Francis Xavier "X" Atencio Passes Away at Age 98
September 14, 2017
Legendary Disney Animator and Imagineer Francis Xavier 'X' Atencio passed away on September 10 at age 98. He began his Disney career in 1938 as an animator, working on films such as Pinocchio, Fantasia, and Mary Poppins. In 1965 he moved to WED Enterprises, where he helped bring to life attractions such as Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion, including co-writing the iconic "Yo Ho (A Pirate's Life for Me)" and "Grim Grinning Ghosts." He continued to consult with Walt Disney Imagineering after his retirement in 1984, and was named a Disney Legend in 1996. AllEars.Net joins X's family and the entire Disney community in mourning his passing.

 

Holidays at Disneyland Resort Nov. 10 - Jan. 7Holidays at Disneyland Resort Nov. 10 - Jan. 7
September 08, 2017
Returning holiday favorites include "A Christmas Fantasy Parade", "it's a small world holiday", and "Believe...in Holiday Magic" at Disneyland, as well as "World of Color - Season of Light", "Viva Navidad!", and "Festival of Holidays" at Disney California Adventure.

 

Plaza de la Familia, 'Coco', at Disney California AdventurePlaza de la Familia, 'Coco', at Disney California Adventure
September 08, 2017
Guests are invited to bring family and friends to discover Plaza de la Familia, an all-new festivity beginning September 15 at Paradise Gardens in Disney California Adventure park that celebrates Disney-Pixar's "Coco" with storytelling, music, dance and special food offerings.

 

Disneyland Resort Holidays Return Nov 10Disneyland Resort Holidays Return Nov 10
September 06, 2017
Holidays at the Disneyland Resort return November 10 - January 7th.

 

Halloween Time at the Disneyland ResortHalloween Time at the Disneyland Resort
September 02, 2017
For the first time, Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is also taking over Disney California Adventure Park, with areas such as Buena Vista Street and Cars Land getting all dressed up for holiday fun.

 

Disneyland's Construction Teams Install Highest BeamDisneyland's Construction Teams Install Highest Beam
September 01, 2017
On August 21, 2017, construction teams installed the highest steel beam for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, the new Star Wars-themed land coming to Disneyland Resort in 2019. This capped off the infrastructure for a 130-foot-tall rock spire, the highest point in the 14-acre land. Once completed, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge will include approximately 10,000 tons of structural steel and approximately 200,000 square feet of hand-carved rockwork.

 

Walt Disney Company Commits $1 Million to Hurricane RecoveryWalt Disney Company Commits $1 Million to Hurricane Recovery
August 31, 2017
The Walt Disney Company and its owned ABC television station KTRK in Houston today jointly announced a $1 million cash commitment to the American Red Cross in support of recovery efforts for communities affected by Hurricane Harvey. In addition, on Thursday, August 31, Disney|ABC Television Group (DATG) will host a "Day of Giving" to benefit those impacted by the hurricane. Starting in the morning with ABC local affiliates and Good Morning America, and throughout the day on ABC, Freeform, Radio Disney and across all DATG social platforms, there will be a call-to-action to donate to the American Red Cross, with those dollars going to benefit those most impacted. Eligible Disney employee donations to the American Red Cross and other qualified organizations involved in the Hurricane Harvey relief effort will be matched dollar for dollar by Disney Employee Matching Gifts: A Program of The Walt Disney Company Foundation.

 

Reservations Start Today for Grand Californian DVC Halloween PartyReservations Start Today for Grand Californian DVC Halloween Party
August 31, 2017
Beginning August 31, Disney Vacation Club members can make reservations for a special Haunted Mansion-inspired Halloween party to be held in the Sequoia Ballroom at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel and Spa. DVC members and their guests are welcome to wear their Halloween costumes to the party, which will run from 3 to 5 p.m. on October 31, and will include a DJ dance party, carnival-style games with prizes, face painters and a complimentary character photo, along with Halloween desserts, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. The cost is $25 per person. Reservations are required and can be made through Member Services.

 

Guardians of the Galaxy - Monsters After DarkGuardians of the Galaxy - Monsters After Dark
August 25, 2017
Rocket needs your help to #SaveGroot at Guardians of the Galaxy - Monsters After Dark - part of the expansion of Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort to Disney California Adventure park!

 

Nanamation Artist Will Be On Hand Aug 26-27Nanamation Artist Will Be On Hand Aug 26-27
August 24, 2017
Artist Nan Hockin will be on hand from 2 to 5 p.m. on August 26-27 at WonderGround Gallery in the Downtown Disney District. Hockin has been creating under the name Nanamation since 2004, exhibiting mostly at art and comic shows and cultural festivals.

 

Final Main Street Electrical Parade is SundayFinal Main Street Electrical Parade is Sunday
August 16, 2017
REMINDER: The final performance of the Main Street Electrical Parade is THIS Sunday, August 20. (The parade was originally scheduled to run until June 18, but was extended.)

 

Cafe Orleans Offering Fantasmic! Dining PackagesCafe Orleans Offering Fantasmic! Dining Packages
August 15, 2017
Fantasmic! Dining Packages will be available at Cafe Orleans from September 5 - November 16 while River Belle Terrace is under refurbishment. Like the River Belle Terrace package, the three-course meal is $45 for adults and $25 for kids, and includes access to a reserved Fantasmic! viewing area. Reservations can be made starting on August 15. For reservations, go to Disneyland.com or call 714-781-DINE.

 

PHOTO UPDATE from Disneyland ResortPHOTO UPDATE from Disneyland Resort
August 14, 2017
Our wandering guest photographer, Jason of disneygeek.com, shares lots of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge contruction photos and more from his latest visit to the Disneyland Resort.

 

Learn About Projects Announced at D23 Expo!Learn About Projects Announced at D23 Expo!
August 14, 2017
We've consolidated all the projects announced at the D23 Expo in one place with links to more information. We will keep you updated as projects take shape.

 

Parking Change at Disneyland's Downtown DisneyParking Change at Disneyland's Downtown Disney
August 12, 2017
Starting on August 16, there will be a change of policy at Disneyland's Downtown Disney parking lots. There will no longer be two hours of free parking available. Instead, two hours of free parking will require a $20 minimum purchase at a single location and a validated parking ticket. Validation will be available from any Downtown Disney location including quick service restaurants and kiosks. Up to four hours of free parking is available with validation from the AMC Theatre or a Downtown Disney table service restaurant. Each additional hour will be $12, charged in 30-minute increments. There is an initial 15-minute grace period, with a minimum $6 charge after that. The daily maximum is $48 (up from $36.)

 

First Impressions: Disney MaxPassFirst Impressions: Disney MaxPass
August 11, 2017
The Disneyland Resort rolled out the new Disney MaxPass feature on July 19. Essentially, for an extra fee, it gives guests unlimited PhotoPass downloads and the ability to make digital Fastpass selections. Blogger Laura Gilbreath recently tried out the new feature and shares her thoughts on how well it works.

 

Disneyland's Fantasmic! Streaming Live TonightDisneyland's Fantasmic! Streaming Live Tonight
August 09, 2017
The Disney Parks Blog will live stream Fantasmic! from Disneyland on Wednesday, August 9, starting at 8:55 p.m. Pacific time. The live stream will be available via the Disney Parks Blog: https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/

 

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire Coming This Holiday SeasonStar Wars: Secrets of the Empire Coming This Holiday Season
August 04, 2017
The VOID's new, groundbreaking hyper-reality experience, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is coming to Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort and Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort.