A Recap of Walt Disney Family Museum’s Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer Ray Spencer

By |2020-08-22T13:31:51-07:00August 22nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted a Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer, Ray Spencer.  Spencer has been a Creative Director with Walt Disney Imagineer tackling such projects as Trader Sam's at the Disneyland Hotel, [...]

First Look at EPCOT Main Entrance Fountain Pylons Revealed!

By |2020-08-11T06:59:08-07:00August 11th, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This morning Imagineer Zach Riddley gave a first look at the found pylons for the entrance of EPCOT that were just installed. In a post on Instagram, Riddley said, "I’m excited to share a first [...]

Magic Journey My Fantastical Walt Disney Imagineering Career – Book Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-08-22T08:45:50-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In Magic Journey My Fantastical Walt Disney Imagineering Career, Kevin Rafferty shares the stories from his four decades at The Walt Disney Company. Rafferty shares how he got started, some of the challenges he has [...]

New Details Released for Disneyland Paris Expansion

By |2019-05-27T22:51:18-07:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Paris, Parks, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

While the start of major construction is expected by the end of the year, Disneyland Paris presents new details on its expansion project, which includes the establishment of a lake constituting the most important natural [...]

Star Tours Now Takes Guests to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Planet

By |2017-11-17T08:17:16-08:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Star Tours - The Adventures Continue now has new adventures at both Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios. As guests board the Starspeeders, with R2-D2 and C-3P0, and race through the galaxy they will find themselves [...]

Blaine Gibson Passes Away At 97

By |2015-07-05T20:10:47-07:00July 5th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You may not know the name well, but you know the work.  Blaine Gibson was responsible for many of the faces found at the Disney Resorts.  Most famously he was created the Partners statues at [...]

Disney Kingdoms and Marvel to Bring Big Thunder Mountain to Comic Life

By |2014-10-23T16:31:27-07:00October 23rd, 2014|Categories: Geek News, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Each Disney Kingdoms series keeps getting better and better!  I'm eagerly anticipating Big Thunder Mountain Railroad as the next mini-series to debut.  The collaboration between Disney and Marvel in comics form has been terrific.  I've [...]

The Power of the Fountains – A Look Behind the Magic of World of Color – Winter Dreams

By |2013-11-15T18:31:49-08:00November 15th, 2013|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On November 14, 2013 I had the opportunity to visit Disney California Adventure for the premiere of World of Color - Winter Dreams. The show is beautiful and has a classic Christmas feel about it. [...]