Walt’s Chili and Beans from Carnation Café at Disneyland Park – GEEK EATS

By |2020-07-18T08:55:25-07:00July 18th, 2020|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Geek Eats, Guides, main dishes, Parks, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This weekend we are continuing to celebrate Disneyland's 65th birthday and also the man who's dreams made Disneyland a reality. One way to celebrate this special weekend, man, and dream is to recreate one of [...]

Walt Disney World Resort Shares New Look at Tri-Circle-D Ranch Ahead of Reopening

By |2020-06-21T15:24:10-07:00June 21st, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Ahead of the reopening of Walt Disney World Resort Disney is sharing a look at the new barn at the Tri-Circle-D Ranch at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. Throughout the closure of the Walt [...]

Tom Morris Shares About Making Iconic Magic at the Disney Parks During Walt Disney Family Museum Happily Ever After Hours Presentation

By |2020-06-17T19:52:53-07:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum recently featured Tom Morris on a Happily Ever After Hours presentation. Tom Morris has had a career with Imagineering/WED Enterprises for about 30 years, and has worked on several parks [...]

The Evolution of “it’s a small world”: From the World’s Fair to Disneyland

By |2020-05-28T11:44:25-07:00May 28th, 2020|Categories: Archive, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Prep for the 1964 World’s Fair In 1963, WED Enterprises was knee deep in projects; not only for Disneyland, but pavilions for the 1964-1965 World’s Fair in New York. They were working on Great Moments [...]

Journey Into Imagineering with a Look at the Research and Development Department

By |2020-04-21T14:11:26-07:00April 21st, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It's time to take another journey into Imagineering! This week, we get a look into the Research and Development wing at Walt Dinsey Imagineering and we get a chance to see where the next great [...]

Honoring and Celebrating Walt, Trains, and Mickey & Minnie Through the Years

By |2020-03-03T22:59:24-08:00March 4th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse have been international and cultural icons spanning generations. It all began on November 18, 1928 with their first appearance aboard a black-and-white steamboat in “Steamboat Willie,” and continues today with [...]

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 [...]

Mr. DAPs’ Favorite Five – Disney Books – December 15, 2019

By |2019-12-14T15:15:23-08:00December 15th, 2019|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Mr. DAPs, Mr. DAPs Desk|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I really enjoy reading. If you were to see either of my offices you would see that there are books crammed on shelves everywhere! There are quite a few different types of books to be [...]

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 [...]