Disneyland 60th Countdown – 44th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt

By | 2015-07-11T16:42:12+00:00 July 11th, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past, DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Kicking off a countdown to bring us to Disneyland's official 60th anniversary, we present the 44th anniversary!  Yes!  That epic 44th annivers.....wait, 44th? Disneyland is known for celebrating its actual anniversary day with a little [...]

Carousel of Progress – DAPs From The Past

By | 2015-05-23T20:14:48+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The last part of our look at Tomorrowland film attractions, this one pays an homage to the forward thinking of the film and Walt Disney's legacy. The World’s Fair Carousel of Progress premiered at the [...]

PeopleMover – DAPs From The Past

By | 2015-05-21T17:46:25+00:00 May 20th, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

One of the most beloved attractions that appeared at Disneyland was the PeopleMover.  Starting as the WEDWay PeopleMover, this slow moving ride took visitors above Tomorrowland from 1967 to 1995.  The famed attraction didn’t start [...]

it’s a small world – DAPs From The Past

By | 2015-05-19T10:01:20+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today will start a three day look at attractions that are in the Tomorrowland film.  It's a look at some attractions that are still around to some extent, but we're looking at their histories.  All [...]

Disneyland's Innoventions – The Top Floor – Daps From the Past

By | 2015-04-01T06:00:16+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In 1998 a revamp of Tomorrowland was completed at Disneyland.  Among the changes that occurred was taking the Carousel Theater, which once housed attractions such as the Carousel of Progress and America Sings, and turned [...]

Disneyland's Innoventions – The Bottom Floor – Daps From the Past

By | 2015-02-09T17:05:42+00:00 February 9th, 2015|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Innoventions is an ever changing attraction in Disneyland’s Tomorrowland.  Because of that there is much ground to cover on the history of the attraction.  For now, we’ll start on the ground floor. The attraction opened [...]

Mickey's Birthdayland – Daps From the Past

By | 2014-11-18T08:00:57+00:00 November 18th, 2014|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past, DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's Mickey Mouse's birthday today! And in celebration of the Big Cheese, I thought it'd be fun to take a look at a past celebration of the mouse. For Mickey's 60th birthday, Disney decided to [...]

Golden Dreams – Daps From The Past

By | 2014-10-07T17:09:02+00:00 October 7th, 2014|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney California Adventure has gone through quite a few changes in just a little over a decade. Right around 2009 the park began to go through its first major overhaul and transformation. Some of the [...]

Studio Backlot Tour – Daps From the Past

By | 2014-09-24T16:00:09+00:00 September 24th, 2014|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney Hollywood Studios will be closing the doors on its Studio Backlot Tour soon, according to Orlando's News 13. This attraction is one of the few opening day attractions when the theme park first opened [...]