The Main Street Electrical Parade – 30 Years Ago at Disneyland

By |2020-08-29T06:01:10-07:00August 29th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, DAPs Featured, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Greatest Nighttime Parade That Ever Rolled Down Main Street USA Over the last few months of covering Disneyland’s 35th birthday, you’ve heard a lot about the Party Gras Parade, and its haunting theme song [...]

Happy Birthday Disneyland – 30 Years Ago at Disneyland

By |2020-07-17T11:27:59-07:00July 17th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, DAPs Featured, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , |

Happy birthday Disneyland! This is a greeting Disneyland fans hear a lot on July 17 every year (well, except for a few cranky die-hards who keep insisting that Disneyland’s REAL birthday is the public opening [...]

Dick Tracy Starring in Diamond Double Cross – 30 Years Ago At Disneyland

By |2020-06-29T09:04:01-07:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, DAPs Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

If you have been reading this blog over the last few months, you will recall that in April I wrote about the closing of a popular stage show at the Videopolis Theater. One Man’s Dream [...]

Splashing into the 35th Anniversary – 30 Years Ago at Disneyland

By |2020-07-16T08:58:19-07:00May 31st, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , |

Disneyland’s 35th Anniversary had everything, or so it would seem. There was a vivid logo and a boatload of merchandise covered with it. There was a brand new parade with a theme song that stayed [...]

One Man’s Dream – 30 Years Ago at Disneyland

By |2020-05-03T14:23:05-07:00May 3rd, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , |

I missed Videopolis by just a few weeks. Perhaps I should explain. This month’s entry is all about a stage show that was presented on the Videopolis Stage in the Winter of 1989 through the [...]

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An Annual Pass, the Disney Decade and a Day at the Park – 30 Years Ago At Disneyland

By |2020-07-16T08:58:36-07:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

After spending two months to cover a single day thirty years ago at Disneyland, this month’s entry will cover a lot more ground. In fact it will cover a month, a decade, and many, many [...]

Disneyland Debuts 35th Anniversary (Part Two) – 30 Years Ago in Disneyland

By |2020-02-24T22:27:47-08:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, DAPs Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last month’s entry covered the first part of January 11, 1990, the day that kicked off Disneyland’s 35th anniversary year. Before getting to the rest of that memorable day, I do want to clear up [...]

Disneyland Debuts 35th Anniversary – 30 Years Ago in Disneyland

By |2020-01-27T10:13:42-08:00January 26th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, DAPs Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There could hardly be a more auspicious day to open a blog dedicated to the Disneyland of 30 years ago than January 11, 1990. I would like to say that I had carefully planned every [...]

Introducing 30 Years Ago in Disneyland!

By |2020-01-11T11:41:13-08:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago at Disneyland, Blogs, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , |

One of my favorite things since starting DAPS MAGIC in 2004 has been the collection of amazing people I have been able to meet. Through the years I have met Disney legends, Muppets, incredible talent [...]