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Make a Wish Kid Hugs Mickey at Disneyland

Disneyland Resort celebrated World Wish Day on April 29, 2023. The date marks the anniversary of the first wish that inspired the organization’s founding in 1980. To honor the Make-A-Wish foundation and the first two wish kids, Disneyland Park dedicated three of its Main Street, U.S.A. windows and decorated them accordingly. RELATED: Disney World Hosts Royal Ball for Make-A-Wish Colin’s Story ...

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Sneak Peak at New Pixar Hotel

Pixar Place Hotel at Disneyland Resort

Few animation studios generate the same heart and warmth as Pixar. From their first film Toy Story (1995) to their latest addition coming out this year, Elemental (2023), they strive to push the envelope in technology and storytelling. RELATED: Disney/Pixar’s ‘Elemental’ Premieres Next Weekend Disney has just released new concept art and plans for an upcoming Pixar-themed hotel in Anaheim. Just ...

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Disney Confirms Upcoming Closure of Iconic Monorail System

Disneyland Monorail Refurb

Transportation at Disney Parks is all part of the fun, but one of the Resort’s most iconic transport fixtures is closing later this year. RELATED: Disney’s Iconic Monorail Just Got a Brand New Look Disney debuted its monorail system at Disneyland during the 1959 expansion, which included major changes to Tomorrowland and the first monorail system in the United States. At ...

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How Disney Recycles Food…

Disney Trash

The Walt Disney Company often looks for ways to be greener and more beneficial for the environment. But these methods include more than standard glass, plastic, and aluminum recycling. Actually, Disney does something far more unusual. RELATED: The FREE Walt Disney World Tour You Can Take for a Limited Time They Recycle Food Yep. You read that right. Disney recycles and ...

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Fantasmic! To Remain Closed for at Least Three More Months

Fantasmic! Disneyland

Fantasmic! is one of the most beloved nighttime spectaculars at Disney Parks, allowing Guests to see Mickey Mouse himself as he works to save his dream from some of the most sinister villains. The show operates at both Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Park at the Disneyland Resort; however, a recent incident at the Anaheim location ...

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New ‘Steamboat Willie’ Splash Pad at Disney Hotel

Steamboat Willie Splashpad at Disneyland Villas

Few things are more iconic in Walt Disney animation than Mickey Mouse in “Steamboat Willie” (1928). RELATED: New Merch Collection Announced for Disney’s 100 New Splash Pad As such, Disney has incorporated that magical moment in cinema with a new splash pad debuting at The Villas at Disneyland Hotel. Beginning on September 28, 2023, Guests staying at this exciting new property ...

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The Secrets of Big Thunder Mountain

Big Thunder Mountain Magic Kingdom

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a popular attraction at Walt Disney World, located in the Frontierland section of the Magic Kingdom. The ride is a thrilling roller coaster-style experience that takes Guests on a fast-paced journey through a western mining town, complete with twists, turns, and drops. RELATED: The Big Space Mountain Headache At Disney The ride’s history dates back to ...

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Almost 7 Hour Wait for Disney Ride

Delayed Guardians

Long wait times are familiar at any theme Park–especially a Disney Park. But even if one expects a two or three-hour wait for Space Mountain, they certainly don’t expect to see a 400-minute wait for any ride. Mission: Waitout! With Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 (2023) recently released in theaters, there appears to be an increase in the popularity ...

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Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride Re-Opening June 15

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A series of dark rides in Fantasyland are set to be closed this summer for refurbishments. Among these many attractions are Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride, Alice in Wonderland, and Peter Pan’s Flight. Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride This classic dark ride is one of the Park’s original classics. Based on the animated dual feature The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad ...

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$100,000 + 2,995 Days = Disney Record

Disneyland Record

Some people set a Guinness World Record by risking their lives, putting their bodies through torture, or harboring some weird obsession. But have you ever considered what it would take to set a record for consecutive Disney Park visits? One Man’s Journey Jeff Reitz of Hunting Beach set a new record earlier this year for the most consecutive visits to ...

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