30 Years Since the 35th! – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1017 (#488)

By |2020-01-28T23:13:24-08:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This week on GEEKS CORNER we did things a little bit differently! We welcomed a wonderful friend of the show, Doug Marsh, to the table and he talked through some of his favorite memories from 30 years [...]

45 Years Later, a Day to Remember at the Magic Kingdom

By |2020-01-15T20:24:43-08:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

45 years ago today was a big day for guests visiting the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort. It was the opening day for two iconic attractions. Space Mountain and the Carousel of [...]

Introducing 30 Years Ago in Disneyland!

By |2020-01-11T11:41:13-08:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: 30 Years Ago in 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 [...]

Walt Disney’s Ultimate Inventor: The Genius of Ub Iwerks – Mr. DAPs Book Review

By |2019-12-02T15:14:21-08:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Most Disney fans have a working knowledge of who Ub Iwerks was. Known as the creative collaborator of Walt Disney back in the early days of Disney's career, Iwerks is known for his work on [...]

The Imagineering Story Beautifully Brings History of Imagineering to Life – Review

By |2019-11-12T18:32:13-08:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There have been a few really good Disney documentaries through the years. When asked the question, I often refer to The Boys or Waking Sleeping Beauty. Both were released quite some time ago but both [...]

The History of Halloween Parties Through the Years at the Disneyland Resort

By |2019-09-04T23:01:11-07:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Featured, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The tradition of special event Halloween parties at the Disneyland Resort surprisingly did not begin until 1995 with Mickey's Halloween Treat. It was held at Disneyland because it was the only Park at the time. [...]

Sunday Spotlight: Walt Disney World Railroad

By |2019-04-13T23:00:24-07:00April 14th, 2019|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

.The Walt Disney World Railroad is a train that normally circles the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort. Currently, however, this isn't accurate. Due to construction on an upcoming Tron Lightcycle Power Run [...]

Sunday Spotlight: Disney Afternoon After Dark

By |2019-03-09T21:27:36-08:00March 10th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This week the Disneyland Resort hosted guests to a special ticketed event. Disneyland After Dark - 90s Nite was a celebration of Disney of the 1990s. Throughout the course of the night, there were lots [...]