A Special Celebration of Ghost Town’s 75th Anniversary at Knott’s

By | 2016-06-10T10:57:32+00:00 June 10th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Featured, DAPs Magic News, Knott's Berry Farm|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Knott's Berry Farm has had a rich history in Southern California.  Walter and Cordelia Knott started a farm and grew it into the first themed amusement park.  How it really got to that point was [...]

Disney California Adventure at 15 Years

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:20+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today marked an anniversary for a staple at the Disneyland Resort: Disney California Adventure.  This second gate has seen many changes in its 15 year life thus far.  And it has grown into a great [...]

Disney California Adventure – 15th Anniversary – Part 4: Eureka! Lights!

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:23+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pixar Play Parade has become somewhat a staple for Disney California Adventure.  This parade performs in the early evening commonly and travels from Hollywoodland to Paradise Pier.  It may seem like the only parade that [...]

Disney California Adventure – 15th Anniversary – Part Two: Party In Hollywood

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:25+00:00 January 10th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Continuing a series that will lead to the 15th anniversary of Disneyland's second gate we'll look at a couple of party offerings that hit the park around the 2010 time.  We all know of Mad [...]

Disney California Adventure – 15th Anniversary – Part One

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:25+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

2016 will mark an anniversary for a certain theme park.  Yes, Magic Kingdom will be celebrating 45 years in October.  Yeah, Tokyo Disney Sea will have its 15 year anniversary in September.  But, here on [...]

Now At Disneyland – Jedi Training Trials of the Temple

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:26+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Yesterday, Jedi Training Academy premiered its second incarnation: Jedi Training Trials of the Temple.  Taking place between Episode III and IV, the stage show still has younglings take up lightsabers against the Sith.  The story [...]

Recap of Disneyland’s Candlelight Processional 2015

By | 2016-02-19T10:02:27+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Candlelight Processional at Disneyland has always marked the holiday season.  This weekend event has had many celebrity narrators that have read the Christmas story with great reverence.  This year was another joyous and momentous occasion. [...]

Reviews of Two New Dining Experiences at Walt Disney World

By | 2015-11-23T13:01:04+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Walt Disney World keeps expanding their menu, so to speak, with great dining experiences throughout the resort.  Earlier this month I got to experience two of them in Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney Springs: Sci-Fi [...]

How To Survive D23 Expo

By | 2017-07-14T13:28:35+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Tips, Disney, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

D23 EXPO 2015 - D23 EXPO, the ultimate Disney fan event, brings together all the past, present and future of Disney entertainment under one roof. Taking place August 14-16, this year marks the fourth [...]