Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com sends us these photos from his trip to the parks on Friday, September 19, 2014.
Some work going on along the tram way near the structure. Was not affecting service this afternoon.
At the Downtown Disney stop they have finished the repaving and all four stops were available today.
Oswald now greets guests on Buena Vista Street throughout the day.
There were only a couple groups in line so I stopped by to say hi.
Some Halloween Treats at Trolley Treats
Officer Calvin Blue escorting Donna the Dog Lady down Buena Vista Street.
The Fall Edition of the Buena Vista Bugle is hot off the presses this week.
Was walking down the parade route and noticed the Racers FastPass sign still showed availability…cannot remember ever getting one after lunch on a regular day.
A rare afternoon Racers FastPass
Continuing on Flik’s lost its Fun.. well its sign at least. Also notice on the left the large trees are gone.
In their place smaller ones have been planted.
Same on the other side near the entrance
The area looks much more open now.
The Cozy Cone Halloween Time special item. A pumpkin twist.
Only a 35 minute stand by wait this afternoon.
We lost in the final turn – – Radiator Springs Racers
Work continues in the Wharf dining area. The walls have moved to the left from last week.
No visible progress on this project.
At the Fly ‘n Buy shop the Planes merchandise has moved inside. So the outside area is empty again.
The center of the Esplanade is walled off. Looks like they are working on the compass in the middle.
The fence and curb around this planter near City Hall have been removed.
It appears they enlarged the planter and redid the sprinkler lines (assuming that the dirt here shows the old planter edge)
The Photo Supply store scaffolding is removed and the facade painting looks to be wrapping up. It is still closed.
The work near the walkway to the Castle is still ongoing.
Wonder if this is the final state of the bridge work. Thought maybe the shields would return.
In the Space Mountain exit area they have added some panels to the area.
The subs return to service next week. For now though the area was peaceful to walk through.
No signs of the seagulls yet.
Somehow I did not look up last week…Some Halloween decorations as you enter Toontown.
Stopped by the Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree to check out the latest pumpkin creations. This cast member made both the Hatbox Ghost and Small World pumpkins. She was working on Maleficent.
Anna, Elsa and Olaf from Frozen
This week a different magician (I missed his name) He did more sleight of hand tricks plus some traditional like a rabbit out of the hat or one with baby chickens.
Anna and Elsa passing by while I was eating… wrong lens and setting on the camera though.
A special performance later today.
The Disneyland Band arriving for the nightly Flag Retreat ceremony. They are wearing their Halloween orange uniforms.
An Emporium Window highlighting Frozen merchandise.
It was announced today that the Legends of Frontierland will be ending its run on September 27th.
A piece of paper posted on the map today.
Some announcements about the Legends of Frontierland listing some of the activities today.
It was just after 5pm and the Hoedown was underway as I passed the Golden Horseshoe Miss Lilly was out dancing with guests.
Farley and Billy were providing the music.
The Stage Door Cafe was closed for renovation.
Walked through the French Market.
The Halloween Time offering.
The Popcorn Cart in New Orleans Square has a Zero Doghouse popcorn bucket this year.
The walkway by Fowlers Harbour is open this week.
The entrance to the Winnie the Pooh queue is surrounded by scaffolding.
The Hungry Bear Halloween Time offerings
The Jolly Holiday Bakery Halloween Time offering.
The Dapper Dans
The West Point Brass performing their "theme song" the Magnificent Seven. They played it at every stop.
Sleeping Beauty Castle
Main Street was busy as usual as the sun was setting.
Taste Pilots Halloween Time offerings
Stopped by the final set of the night of the Mad T Party Band.
During Halloween Time each set they add a little more to their costume and makeup leading to the final set and a Thriller Finale.
Hope you enjoyed this highlight tour of the Disneyland Resort. For additional photos and details from this trip you can check out the full Disneyland Update I posted on my site, http://disneygeek.com Also be sure to follow me on twitter @disneygeekcom for pictures from the parks.