Resort Updates

Resort Updates - December 2015

Resort Updates – December 2015

A DAZZLING DECEMBER Disneyland’s holiday décor joined forces with the existing Diamond Jubilee décor this month, making for an extra sparkly holiday season. The lands in both parks were inundated with wreaths, ornaments, and tons of diamond details, and the tree on Main Street USA was bigger and brighter than ever. I absolutely love this […] Read more…

Resort Updates - November 2015

Resort Updates – November 2015

November marks a dramatic shift at the Disneyland Resort; the spooky cobwebs and pumpkins slowly vanish in favor of holiday displays, tinsel, and snowflakes. Despite being a crowded day at the resort, Thanksgiving is largely a non-event for Disneyland. Sure, there are some turkeys and cornucopias around, but the parks tend to jump from Halloween […] Read more…

Resort Updates - October 2015

Resort Updates – October 2015

October is one of the best months to visit the Disneyland Resort; the weather is beautiful, the parks are covered in Halloween décor, and my favorite resort event goes on all month long: Mickey’s Halloween Party! HAPPY HALLOWEEN I attended the Halloween party on October 9th. It definitely felt like they upped the number of […] Read more…

Resort Updates - September 2015

Resort Updates – September 2015

Fall has finally arrived in Disneyland, and though there’s been little relief from the heat, beautiful shades of orange and red in the parks at least give the illusion that the seasons are changing. Main Street USA and Buena Vista Street now display an eclectic mix of Diamond décor and fall accents. CLOSURES AHOY! As […] Read more…

Resort Updates - August 2015

Resort Updates – August 2015

August marks the fourth month of the Diamond Jubilee, and the party shows no signs of slowing down. The castle is still covered in its sparkly diamond overlay, which looks especially beautiful at night (but it’s hard to fully capture in a picture!). Though there was little in the way of refurbishments in August, the […] Read more…

Resort Updates – July 2015

DISNEYLAND TURNS 60 On July 17th, Disneyland officially celebrated its 60th anniversary! Though the Diamond Jubilee is a year-long celebration, the 17th was a particularly special day, and visitors experienced several different special activities to mark the date.  Source: Disney Parks Blog First, Disneyland encouraged park visitors to show their “1955 side”, by coming in […] Read more…

Resort Updates – June 2015

As the Disneyland Resort finishes its first month of the summer season, the crowds have flocked to the Jubilee by the masses. While there wasn’t much news in the way of refurbishments, closures, or future changes to either park, there were a few smaller arrivals that kept the Jubilee excitement going through the month. This […] Read more…

Resort Updates - May 2015

Resort Updates – May 2015

BEGINNINGS AND ENDINGS I thought I’d start this monthly update with a bit of a personal note: I graduated from college! I’ve had an incredible four years at the University of San Diego, and am so grateful for the academic and social opportunities I’ve had. Though I don’t know what the future holds for me […] Read more…

Resort Updates - April 2015

Resort Updates – April 2015

With the end of spring break season and the start of early summer crowds, April is always an exciting and busy time at the Disneyland Resort. This month, guests were greeted with unusually warm temperatures, bright sunshine, and lots of buzz as the park’s 60th anniversary draws closer and closer. SPARKLE AND SHINE As the […] Read more…

Resort Updates – March 2015

Spring has sprung in Disneyland, and with just two months left before the big Diamond Jubilee celebration, the refurbishments are starting to wind down. Both Disneyland and California Adventure are finishing touch-ups and upgrades in each land, so that the park looks it’s best for its 60th birthday. Aside from the ongoing enhancements, Disneyland is […] Read more…

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