New FastPass System Started at Disneyland Resort [UPDATED]

By | 2017-06-22T10:52:54+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Disneyland and Disney California Adventure have started using a new FastPass system for guests. https://twitter.com/DAPs_Magic/status/877589995996958720 FastPass of the Past For almost 20 years, Disney has had a paper FastPass system where guests insert their ticket [...]

The Return of Tom Sawyer Island at Disneyland

By | 2017-06-17T09:33:48+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61-DkRTzPpk&feature=youtu.be Disneyland has reopened Tom Sawyer's Island after a lengthy refurbishment. Before Tom Sawyer Island has been an attraction since the early days of the park.  Though not open on opening day, it is still [...]

Knott’s Soak City – A Great Summer Value With New Slides

By | 2017-05-21T21:55:21+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Knott's Berry Farm, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Knott’s Soak City has reopened for the summer city, and with 7 new slides!  May 20 was the grand opening, and season opening, for The Wedge and Shore Break.  Jon Storbeck, Buena Park Mayor Beth [...]

Tinker Bell Half Marathon Recap & Frontierland Construction – Disneyland Update & Sundays With DAPs

By | 2017-05-15T16:55:10+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Media, Parks, Sundays with DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This last weekend was a busy one with both Mother's Day and Tinker Bell Half Marathon.  In all, people seemed to have a good time in the end despite the crowds. Tinker Bell Half Marathon [...]

Bats Day and Rivers of America Full – Disneyland Update & Sundays With DAPs

By | 2017-05-08T18:35:11+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Categories: Media, Sundays with DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This last weekend saw a lot of people heading to the Resort as schools start having proms and Grad Nights around the parks.  It was also the annual Bats Day on Sunday.  All of this [...]

Star Wars Celebration, Galactic Nights, Easter at the Parks – Sundays With DAPs Disneyland & Walt Disney World Updates

By | 2017-05-01T08:48:23+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Media, Parks, Star Wars, Sundays with DAPs, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This has been a huge weekend for theme park updates.  Not only because it's Easter, but because of Star Wars Celebration. https://youtu.be/6SOLcy84SHs First, over in Walt Disney World, the various hotels and parks were celebrating [...]

Egg-Stravaganza, Easter Bunny, and Toy Story FastPass – Sundays With DAPs Disneyland Update

By | 2017-04-10T08:35:09+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Categories: Media, Sundays with DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Spring Breaks are still going strong at the Disneyland Resort.  But, that means egg hunting!  We ventured around the parks and Downtown Disney for the Disney character eggs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yq73ShxnwDE The eggs are hidden, but not [...]

The Power Rangers Disney Connection – DAPs From the Past

By | 2017-03-22T12:35:01+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Categories: DAPs from the Past, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There is a new Power Rangers movie that is premiering in theaters this weekend.  It's not a Disney produced movie, BUT there is a Power Rangers Disney connection from the past. Disney actually owned the [...]

50th Anniversary of Pirates of the Caribbean – Still Sailing Strong

By | 2017-03-18T18:16:56+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On its 50th anniversary, Pirates of the Caribbean is still sailing strong.  And, if the 50th anniversaries are the golden ones, then this is one of the best suited for Disneyland's famous attraction about ransacking pirates. [...]