Event Recap: D23 Celebrates Disneyland, USA

By |2016-02-19T10:05:32-08:00July 18th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For Disneyland's 60th anniversary, D23 played host to a special presentation to commemorate Disneyland's 60th anniversary.  Taking place on the day it first opened to the public, the presentation was held in the Main Street [...]

Frozen Summer Fun – What’s It Like?

By |2015-07-05T16:06:44-07:00July 6th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On both coasts the summer has been quite hot, but over in Disney’s Hollywood Studios there is a remedy.  Frozen Summer Fun has been happening to help cool down guests in the park.  It is [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Islands of Adventure – Part Three

By |2015-07-01T00:10:32-07:00July 5th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's the last of the series of posts of a journey around the Islands of Adventure park, and here's the best!  It's time for Hogsmeade!  And, keep reading at the end for some tips I [...]

Marvel Comics News June 29 – July 5 2015

By |2017-05-08T14:02:31-07:00July 4th, 2015|Categories: Geek News, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Happy Independence Day everyone! This week has some pretty exciting news from Marvel Comics!  The lineup and previews have been released for the All New Marvel universe.  A more in depth description of Extraordinary X-Men [...]

A Disneylander Goes to Islands of Adventure – Part Two

By |2015-07-01T00:09:26-07:00July 3rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's time for the second part of the journey around the Islands of Adventure!  We hit some of my personal favorites, so let's go! Jurassic Park We’re going to skip over the area past Lost [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Islands of Adventure – Part One

By |2015-07-01T00:06:59-07:00July 2nd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Just as there was a Universal Studios Florida series, here's an Islands of Adventure.  Yes, you may not have thought there was this much to do in both parks.  Here's part one, and we'll make [...]

Marvel Comics News June 1 – June 7 2015

By |2015-06-07T09:44:03-07:00June 7th, 2015|Categories: Geek News, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ladies and gentlemen, we may finally be at the end of Secret Wars!  This week had only one featured series in the news about Secret Wars.  The bigger news is the announcement of what the [...]

Frozen Fun Comes to Disneyland Resort – UPDATED

By |2014-12-20T21:31:07-08:00December 20th, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This weekend saw the premier of Frozen Fun (or as the resort was putting it: a Sneak Peek).  Both theme parks got in the mix by having certain attractions open for guests.  In Disneyland, Arendelle [...]

Mickey's Birthdayland – Daps From the Past

By |2014-11-18T08:00:57-08:00November 18th, 2014|Categories: Archive, DAPs from the Past, DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's Mickey Mouse's birthday today! And in celebration of the Big Cheese, I thought it'd be fun to take a look at a past celebration of the mouse. For Mickey's 60th birthday, Disney decided to [...]

Behind the Scenes of Knott's Scary Farm

By |2014-09-17T20:08:53-07:00September 17th, 2014|Categories: Knott's Berry Farm|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Please note that some images and descriptions may be a little frightening.  Take care in reading on Knott's Scary Farm has a rich history of their Halloween events. For over 40 years, Scary Farm has [...]

Experiencing Harambe Nights

By |2014-06-21T22:16:24-07:00June 21st, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's hard to describe what Harambe Nights at Animal Kingdom was like.  It's definitely a celebration of the Lion King.  It's a party and a concert as one event.  Also throw in dinner.  Whatever category [...]