The Bowers Museum Temporarily Closing Starting March 17

By |2020-03-16T09:06:23-07:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Bowers Museum will be shutting its doors to guests starting on Tuesday, March 17th. The announcement came via an email that was sent to members over the weekend. This comes just weeks after it [...]

Founder of the Walt Disney Archives Dave Smith to be Honored with a Window at Disneyland

By |2020-03-11T13:47:36-07:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Along with being named a Disney Legend, being honored with a Window at Disneyland is among The Walt Disney Company’s highest honors. This morning at the Annual Meeting of Disney Shareholders in Raleigh, North Carolina, [...]

Bowers Museum Presents Inside the Walt Disney Archives: 50 Years of Preserving the Magic

By |2020-03-06T15:10:47-08:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qm-MoUVoZYQ&feature=youtu.be This year the Walt Disney Archives is celebrating its 50th anniversary. This is a milestone for a wing of the Walt Disney Company that preserves the history of the nearly 100 year old company. [...]

Tickets Now On Sale For The Walt Disney Archives Exhibit at the Bowers Museum

By |2020-02-16T08:39:05-08:00February 16th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , |

Tickets are now on sale for “Inside the Walt Disney Archives: 50 Years of Preserving the Magic” exhibition on the history of the Walt Disney Company. It’s scheduled to run March 7 to Aug. 30 [...]

New Paths for Disney – DISNEY Reporter

By |2019-09-14T10:34:15-07:00September 14th, 2019|Categories: DISNEY Reporter, Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to the DISNEY Reporter! This week, there are a lot of new paths (literally and figuratively) happening around Disney. First off, the new pedestrian path has opened that is connecting the Disneyland Resort parking [...]

Walt Disney Archives Kicks Off Its 50th Anniversary With Exhibit At Bowers Museum

By |2019-09-09T15:02:52-07:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , |

Inside the Walt Disney Archives opens in March and is part of a year-long celebration that includes special events and experiences BURBANK, Calif. (September 9, 2019) – The Walt Disney Archives celebrates its 50th anniversary [...]

A Tale of Three Attractions: Disneyland Celebrates the 60th Anniversary of Monorail, Submarines, and Matterhorn

By |2019-06-14T14:46:24-07:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today marks the 60th anniversary of three attractions at the Disneyland Resort. On June 14, 1959, Disneyland saw a sizeable expansion with the addition of these new attractions. The Monorail, Submarines, and Matterhorn all debuted [...]

Mickey Mouse Continues to Spread Happiness Around the World in 90th Anniversary Portrait

By |2019-01-21T23:09:57-08:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

D23: The Official Disney Fan Club made its debut at the San Diego Comic-Con this year. Its initial appearance celebrated 90 years of Mickey Mouse. On hand was Bret Iwan along with Becky Cline and [...]

D23 Expo Returns in August 2019 and Brings All of Disney’s Wonderful Worlds Together in Anaheim, CA

By |2018-03-26T09:09:54-07:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

ALL OF DISNEY’S WONDERFUL WORLDS COME TOGETHER AT   D23 EXPO—THE ULTIMATE DISNEY FAN EVENT— AUGUST 23–25, 2019, IN ANAHEIM, CALIF.  Advance Tickets on Sale August 23, 2018, for the Biggest Disney Fan Event Ever. BURBANK, [...]

D23 Expo – Archives, Show Floor, and Zorro – A Day One Experience

By |2017-07-15T06:09:54-07:00July 15th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The D23 Expo is always a huge experience for all who go.  This year was no exception.  Here's some of the things I got to do on the first day... 60th Anniversary of Zorro One [...]

Walt Disney’s Original Office Restored at the Studio Lot in Burbank

By |2015-12-09T11:10:35-08:00December 8th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Time and history have been forever preserved at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank. In honor of the 75th anniversary of the studio lot, Walt Disney's office suite in the original Animation Building was restored. On [...]