Remembering A Disney Legend – Francis Xavier ‘X’ Atencio

By | 2017-09-11T21:21:44+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney Legend Francis Xavier 'X' Atencio died September 10 at the age of 98. X leaves behind a great legacy throughout Disney movies and theme parks. He joined Disney in 1938, and worked on 'Pinocchio' [...]

Update: The Dress Shop Line Arrives at Disney Vault 28 at the Disneyland Resort

By | 2017-04-19T21:15:42+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This weekend, Disney Vault 28 offered a glimpse at new line of Disney inspired dapper day dresses themed to attractions and characters alike. The Dress Shop features nods to Pirates of the Caribbean, The Enchanted Tiki [...]

New Haunted Mansion Tombstones Have Appeared At Disneyland

By | 2016-11-01T08:26:55+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Haunted Mansion has always been known to have several gags throughout the attraction and even in line.  A long time easter egg has been the tombstones that appear throughout the queue.  The headstones had references [...]

Top 5 Disneyland Attractions – Murray’s Picks

By | 2017-06-13T08:31:17+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Disneyland has been around for over 60 years now.  Not every attraction has been open from that time, but there are some that have.  Others are new, innovative rides that feature newer characters.  Others are [...]

WestBeat SCAREolers Descend on Downtown Disney for Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort

By | 2016-10-04T01:09:59+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The WestBeat SCAREolers have descended on Downtown Disney to bring an added dose of musical holiday magic to the Disneyland Resort. This a cappella ensemble of six singers, dressed as ancestral ghosts, can be found singing on [...]

Halloween Time – Sundays with DAPs

By | 2016-09-14T19:35:49+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Categories: Adventures, Sundays with DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SGr76yU3eA Halloween Time has arrived at the Disneyland Resort. This Sundays with DAPs Mr. DAPs and the team takes you on a tour of the Disneyland Resort during Halloween. Here are some other videos from the [...]

There’s a Special Magic – Geeks Corner – Episode 550

By | 2016-09-14T06:18:38+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFIpnfETtbk Welcome to this week's episode of Geeks Corner! This week, not only has Halloween started at the Disneyland Resort, but the Holiday season offerings have been announced as well. Tyler and Hayley are celebrating [...]

New Parade For Disneyland’s Halloween Parties

By | 2016-08-29T22:09:37+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Disney Parks Blog has announced a new parade to debut at Mickey's Halloween Party at Disneyland this year.  Last year, Paint the Night went down the parade route for party goers.  The Headless Horseman [...]

Haunted Mansion Holiday Gingerbread House For 2016 Revealed

By | 2016-08-23T11:10:34+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It's almost Halloween time at the Disneyland Resort and with it comes Haunted Mansion Holiday.  This annual overlay of the popular attraction always contains a gingerbread house in the ballroom scene of the ride.  It [...]

New Orleans Square 50th Anniversary – Sundays With DAPs

By | 2016-07-24T23:46:48+00:00 July 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xCBCW4OdRj0 This last Sunday we took time for a small celebration for New Orleans Square's 50th Anniversary.  Part of our celebrating this momentous time was riding Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion.  There was [...]