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Where to watch Disneyland Forever Fireworks

Where to Watch Disneyland Forever Fireworks (Plus Fun Facts and Photos)

Disneyland Forever is Disneyland Park’s newest fireworks shows. It brings together the magic of Disney story telling, your favorite Disney movies and characters and an immersive projection system to create a truly extraordinary entertainment experience. The show offers unique viewing locations throughout Disneyland Park making it easy for families to have several different experiences. After […]

Disneyland opening day and 60th anniversary Diamond Celebration - A unique video experience for Disney fans.

The Early Years of Disneyland and Exciting Changes for the Diamond Celebration: A unique video experience for fans

Disneyland is deeply rooted in its past as its fan and Disney officials and Imagineers continually look toward the future and how they can expand upon Walt’s dream and enhance the guest experience. As a salute to Walt and the changes that have happened at Disneyland since it opened on July 17, 1955, I had […]

A look back at Disneyland's 5th anniversary with Disney historian Tim O'Day

A Look Back at Disneyland’s Wooden Anniversary: 1960

Yes, you read that correctly. We’re familiar with silver anniversaries (25), golden anniversaries (50) and even diamond anniversaries (60 and 75). But did you know that for your fifth anniversary the appropriate gift is made from wood? For Disneyland’s 5th anniversary in 1960, lumber of any kind came in handy due to all of the […]

Kid review of the movie Tomorrowland.

Kid review of Disney’s Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland opens today in theaters! My family recently attended a screening of Disney’s new movie Tomorrowland. My boys, ages 7 and 10, loved it. Here’s why. Now for what parents want to know… Is  Tomorrowland OK for all kids? The movie contains some robot violence. Unlike movies like “Transformers” or even “Avengers: Age of Ultron” […]

25 Dazzling Photos of World of Color Celebrate at Disney California Adventure

25 Dazzling Photos of World of Color Celebrate at Disney California Adventure

Earlier this evening members of the media, distinguished guests, and several hundred lucky Disney Parks Blog readers were treated to an advanced preview of “World of Color- Celebrate” (WOC)!  To say that we were blown away by the new music, animation, lights, and water features is an understatement! The new show is hosted by Neil […]

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5 Fun Facts to Know Before Seeing Disney’s Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland opens this Friday. Here are some things to know before you see the movie. 1. The movie opens at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York. “it’s a small world” debuted at the fair and entertained guests as a tribute to peace and hope and as a salute to UNICEF for a full year before being […]

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New Diamond Celebration interactive entertainment experience for children #Disneyland60

The Disneyland Diamond Celebration will be an incredibly exciting time–with new shows, food, merchandise and more. A really fun new aspect are the interactive experiences that I think children in particular are going to love. There will be a daily Diamond March-Along up Main Street, U.S.A. with the Disneyland Band and Disney characters in their […]

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Merchandise Monday: May 2015

SO many things are happening right now in the world of Disney! Disney movies are seriously heating up the big screens. Loads of new  summer merchandise has been pouring into the resort for spring break and the upcoming summer season. Oh, AND a little thing called the Disneyland Diamond Celebration has got the merchandise department running at […]

How to be "in the know" about the #Disneyland60

Follow us for exclusive first looks at everything happening for the #Disneyland60

The Disneyland 60th Diamond Celebration kicks off with the big 24-hour event on May 22. But… guess what? We will begin bringing your your first looks at EVERYTHING happening for the 60th starting bright and early on May 20. As special invited guests to Disneyland’s exclusive media event, we have incredible access to Disneyland and […]

How to stay dry and survive the rain at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure

How to Survive Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in the Rain

While planning a Southern California vacation, it’s natural to have visions of sunshine and short sleeves. When days like today bring gray clouds, do not fret; most attractions remain open when it rains. Some attractions with outdoor tracks, parades and outdoor shows may close, but there are still plenty of indoor attractions and activities to […]

Baby Bjorn Travel Crib Light Giveaway & Review

Baby Bjorn Travel Crib Light Review and Giveaway

With the summer travel season just around the corner, we are thrilled that Babes In Disneyland guest reviewer Renata is back with a review and giveaway with an amazing travel crib from Baby Bjorn! I have been a mother for nearly twelve years. When it comes to my favorite products, I thought I had things all […]

Tips to help parents plan for Disneyland's 60th anniversary nighttime spectaculars

Five Tips to Help Parents Plan for the Disneyland Resort’s Diamond Celebration Nighttime Spectaculars

The Disneyland Resort’s Diamond Celebration will surely dazzle guests from rope drop to closing many most exciting activities will take place after the sun goes down.  With the new nighttime shows set to debut on May 22nd the late nights may pose some challenges for parents with young children.  There’s so much to see and do that careful planning […]

Avengers Age of Ultron review for families and Marvel fans

Review of the Avengers: Age of Ultron

As a huge, I mean HUGE, fan of the entire Marvel Universe slate of films, especially the first Avengers film, I was nervous to see Age of Ultron. Would the cast be as well represented? Would the story top the first one? Would it be as funny? Well as I sat there and was only 15 […]