Disneyland has canceled its annual passholder program out of concern that demand by fans using the popular membership program could overwhelm Disney’s capacity-constrained Anaheim theme parks once an extended coronavirus closure eventually comes to an end.
Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will close through the end of March amid concerns about the coronavirus outbreak and an executive order from the state regarding large gatherings at entertainment venues.
An executive order from the California governor calling on entertainment venues to cancel or postpone events does not apply “at the moment” to Disneyland or other theme parks, but guidelines were expected for the tourist destinations in the “immediate future.”
The buckling brick wall near the entrance to the new Marvel super hero land coming to Disney California Adventure looks like it’s had a Hulk-sized encounter that left the 1940s-era industrial building shaken but still standing.
Take an exclusive tour of Black Spire Outpost on the Star Wars planet of Batuu, the setting for the 14-acre Galaxy’s Edge themed land set to debut May 31 at Disneyland.
Star Wars fans eager to visit Galaxy’s Edge during the initial “soft opening” period of the new themed land came out in force Thursday and snapped up all the free reservations available to visitors not staying at one of the Disneyland resort hotels.
Disneyland will restrict visitors with free Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge reservations to a 4-hour time limit during an initial “soft opening” period of the highly anticipated new themed land at the Anaheim theme park.
Visitors to Disneyland’s Galaxy’s Edge can expect to see megablaster cannons in gift shops, laser weapons stowed in ride queues and stormtroopers with rifles at the ready, but there’s one thing they won’t be able to buy in the new Star Wars land: guns.
Shoppers strolling through the marketplace stalls in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland will be drawn by a familiar yet somehow alien smell coming from a crackling kettle inside an intimate shop run by a local grain and spice farmer.
Captain Marvel made her first superhero appearance at Disney California Adventure Friday morning, which, not coincidentally, was also the first day her movie is appearing in theaters.
Disneyland’s much anticipated new Star Wars:Galaxy’s Edge land will open to the public May 31, Disney Chairman Bob Iger announced Thursday morning, March 7, during the company’s annual shareholder meeting in St. Louis, Missouri, 165 miles from Marceline, Missouri, where Walt Disney was raise…
Disneyland’s most avid — some might allege nutty — fans stood in line by the hundreds Friday morning as the park opened, but not to get on a thrill ride. They were there to get their hands on the newest collectible popcorn buckets just released, in the shape of Steamboat Willie, the Mickey M…
State investigators have completed their on-site inspection of Disneyland’s Space Mountain after a man climbed off the moving roller coaster and had to be guided to safety by employees, according to state and theme park officials.
A Disneyland initiative dubbed Project Stardust seeks to relieve pedestrian pinch points throughout the Anaheim theme park ahead of the massive crowds that are expected to descend on the highly-anticipated new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
It’s unlikely that anyone who met Maynard Smith at Disneyland would forget him. Whether he’s working at the Enchanted Tiki Room or hosting as his “evil twin” at the Haunted Mansion, Smith brings his many comical voices and a unique presence to work on every shift.
Disneyland raised prices Sunday, Jan. 6, on single- and multi-day tickets as well as annual passes as the Anaheim theme park prepares for the grand opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in June.
Shoppers wandering through Merchant Row and Smuggler’s Alley in the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge themed land coming to Disneyland this summer will be able to haggle with an animatronic shopkeeper over prices and buy Blue Milk from a Bantha farmer.
Disneyland’s Sleeping Beauty Castle will undergo an extensive overhaul to get ready for the debut of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, which will put a spotlight on the Anaheim theme park’s iconic centerpiece.
New aerial video and photos of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge show the progress made by Disneyland construction crews on the Millennium Falcon flight simulator and Rise of the Resistance dark ride in the new 14-acre themed land set to open in summer 2019.
Most Disney fans seemed pleased Monday that Disneyland is taking action to limit the ability of people to buy merchandise inside the parks and then sell it at a markup.
The tiki torches are lit and the tables are ready. Now, get ready for some outdoor dining overlooking the Jungle Cruise, as Disneyland’s Tropical Hideaway prepares to open for business.
With Disney’s 800-pound gorilla lurking on the horizon, Southern California theme parks have made a conscious decision to either lay low and wait out the storm or stand tall and put up a valiant fight against the gargantuan beast known as Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, opening at Disneyland next summer.
Angelica and Garrison Walgren were thrilled to be spending their honeymoon at the Disneyland Resort–right up until the moment when he took off his brand-new wedding ring and they watched in horror as it disappeared under Pixar Pier.
Disney California Adventure has quietly opened a hidden outdoor patio cocktail bar with a secret back entrance at the Carthay Circle restaurant that’s available to those who know to ask.
Inside an empty pool known as “The Plunge,” Joe Peters and his team of Disney technicians repair scenic props, replace burned-out Christmas lights and paint dinged-up decor in a makeshift workshop as holiday decorations used during It’s a Small World Holiday hang from the ceiling above.
An animatronic table lamp that has come to symbolize the animation studio it helped form finally stands atop the Pixar Pier marquee arch in Disney California Adventure four months after the newly-rethemed land was unveiled to the public.
The Disney artists who designed the interiors, audio-animatronic characters, portraits, special effects and sight gags inside the Haunted Mansion never signed their artwork, but they still managed to leave their own personal signatures on the Disneyland attraction.
The ugly Christmas sweater trend has gotten even uglier this holiday season at the Disneyland resort with an expanded line of merchandise taking over an entire section of the recently-remodeled World of Disney store at Downtown Disney.
A food freighter cargo ship carrying “tasty fare” has been spotted atop a docking bay that doubles as a restaurant at the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge themed land under construction at Disneyland.
Something unusual happened in the theme park business last week. The Walt Disney World Resort in Florida changed its ticket prices … and Disneyland didn’t do a thing.
By now you’ve probably heard about the Tennessee couple that tackled all six Disney theme parks in the United States in a single day.
The parent company of the Rainforest Cafe that closed in June at Downtown Disney in Anaheim wants to reopen the jungle-themed restaurant at the Disneyland shopping district, officials said.
As many as 1,000 Disney fans stood in line for up to five hours early Tuesday morning for a chance to buy a coveted Haunted Mansion souvenir from the Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar at the Disneyland Hotel.
It probably hasn’t escaped your attention that going to Disneyland costs a small fortune these days, and we’re not just talking about the ticket prices. Food, parking and souvenirs will also eat up your children’s inheritance.
The cancellation of a planned 700-room luxury hotel at the Downtown Disney shopping district will have a ripple effect throughout the theme park resort and across Anaheim that will have an impact on visitors making vacation plans for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure.
Marisa Umeh will be wearing a green dress on Thursday in tribute to the determination and entrepreneurship of Princess Tiana as part of an international campaign by the United Nations and Disney theme parks to promote female empowerment.
Plans for a luxury hotel at the west end of Downtown Disney in Anaheim are dead, and the area will remain focused on shopping, dining and entertainment, Walt Disney Co. officials announced Wednesday.
Unless you’ve been living on Gilligan’s Island, you likely know that Disney is building a new Star Wars-themed land inside Disneyland (and also Walt Disney World in Florida). It’s big. It’s exciting. And it’s going to draw massive crowds. Here’s what we know so far about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
Here’s a tip for all the parents out there taking their kids to Disneyland or another theme park anytime soon. The only thing you should be putting in your kids’ shoes is their feet.
Disneyland has been quietly removing fixed seating and planters to make room for massive crowds expected when the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens next summer, leaving some fans missing their favorite spots to rest their weary feet.