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Disneyland Closes Due to Coronavirus
While other Disney parks in Florida and other locations have been able to reopen with strict caps on how many people can be in the parks, Disneyland in California remains closed Disney has been trying to figure out what they need to do to reopen, but things just aren't working out, and cases of COVID-19[...]
Disneyland Closes Due to Coronavirus
One of those companies is Disney, whose parks in Florida have opened with limited capacity but Disneyland in California remains closed Chairman of Parks, Experience, and Products Josh D'Amaro released a statement yesterday saying they would be laying off 28,000 people due to COVID-19. "In light of the prolonged impact of COVID-19 on our business, including[...]
Funko Announces Second Wave of Disneyland 65th Anniversary Pops
Another wave of Funko Pops have been revealed by Funko for the 65th Anniversary of Disneyland More Pop Rides and classic Disney characters are back in this wave to cheer up your Disney collection Each character is nicely sculpted and feature detail straight from the parks themselves Here are all the Disneyland 65th Anniversary figures[...]
Funko Announces Disneyland Resort 65th Anniversary Pops
Funko is celebrating the 65th Anniversary of Disneyland Resort with a huge wave of Pop Vinyls This massive wave of Pops is packed with Disney magic and has a nice variety of exclusives Coming up first is the Disneyland Train that will have 6 Pops in total and will feature a variety of common and[...]
Defunctland Feature Length Doc Live From The Space Stage Now Available
HALYX is a Star Wars/KISS inspired band that played a stage in Tomorrowland in Disneyland in 1981 The stage itself is a story, and in typical Defunctland fashion, the whole thing is covered in exhaustive and entertaining detail The full documentary is down below. Defunctland Doc Will Blow You Away "For one glorious summer, an experimental, sci-fi[...]
Splash Mountain Switch To Princess & The Frog Theme In Disney Parks
Announced today on the Disney Parks Blog, the popular log ride at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World will change theming to Princess and the Frog This apparently has been in the works for some time, but is now official Splash Mountain as it stands right now features characters and songs from the long out[...]
Disneyland Closes Due to Coronavirus
Disney sent out a statement today that while Shanghai Disney Resort, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Walt Disney World Resort have all been approved to reopen after closing down due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic However, Disneyland was not able to get clearance to reopen from the state of California in time for their July[...]
5 Unique Disney Park Items you can Bid On Right Now!
The condition for both of these signs is good, and they would look great on your wall!  Disneyland Resort and Hotel New Employee Letter and Intro Package  Disneyland Resort and Hotel New Employee Letter and Intro Package from Heritage Auction House. Ever wanted to know what it was like to onboard with the famous Disneyland Hotel? Well, wonder no[...]
It's a Small World With These Mary Blair Concept Paintings!
It's a Small World is one of the most iconic rides in Disneyland Walt Disney himself was particularly excited about this boat ride, which takes guests around the world as dolls sing to you With the catchy Sherman Brothers song playing on repeat throughout the whole ride, this pleasant trip around the world usually puts[...]
Peter Pan concept art by Mary Blair. Image from Heritage Auctions
She was also pivotal in bringing the classic Disneyland boat ride, It's A Small World, ride to life.  The Disney legend also has a mural, "Mosaic," inside of the Contemporary Resort inside the Walt Disney World Resort The hotel is mere steps from the Magic Kingdom, and is popular with guests due to its rich history,[...]
Nerd Food: PB & J Rolls from Disney's California Adventure
Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure in Anaheim, California, has some seriously delicious park food Whenever I visit the historic park, I seem to spend most of my money on food and snacks! One of the great things about Disneyland and California Adventure is their ability to make ordinary food fun and magical. Since Disneyland and California[...]
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Millions of people visit their respective parks year after year — sometimes multiple times per year! But right now, no one's heading to a Disney Park for a little bit longer (that is unless you're heading to Shanghai Disneyland on May 11th) So what's a person to do when they can't get the magic of[...]
The castle at Shanghai Disneyland. Attribution: MasaneMiyaPA / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)
On January 25th, 2020, Shanghai Disneyland closed to the public Within months the rest of the worldwide Disney Parks closed in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic Since the closings Disney fans have been asking one thing, when will the parks reopen? Announced earlier today, Shanghai Disneyland will officially reopen to the public on May 11th[...]