Thursday, April 26, 2018

Features

Disneyland Photo Update – It’s Almost Halloween Time Again

Disneyland is preparing to show its "not-so-scary" face as summer comes to an end and Halloween creeps in. Major attractions have closed to prepare...

Yesterland: X Games Xperience

X marks the spot. It’s the X Games Xperience at Yester California Adventure. Be immersed in a fast-paced array of activities inspired by ESPN’s...

First Look at Broadway Bound Frozen Musical

The Broadway-bound Frozen musical opened its out of town tryout in Denver on August 17. I was lucky to be there, though not as...

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Photos and News – Runaway Construction

Disney's Hollywood Studios has all sorts of projects in the works. Not only are massive Star Wars and Toy Story lands on the way,...

Disney California Adventure Photo Update – Star Wars Tops Out, Mickey Talks, and Halloween...

Summer of Heroes is in its final weeks as California Adventure prepares to scare up some new fall surprises. We'll take you through the...

Disneyland Photo Update – Electrical Lights Wink Out As Seasons Change

Presto chango! The seasons change in the wink of an eye. While most parks wait until after Labor Day to end their summer season,...

Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Promises #NowhereToHide

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s iconic Halloween event, Howl-O-Scream, returns for it's 18th year with 19 menacing nights and two brand-new haunted houses (and five returning...

Efteling’s Symbolica – an Incredible, Immersive Dark Ride

On July 1 of this year, de Efteling—a world-class theme park south of Amsterdam, the Netherlands—opened Symbolica: the Palace of Fantasy right at the...

Yesterland: The Original Tomorrowland Railroad Station

It’s 1959 here at Yesterland. There’s a new railroad station, the Tomorrowland Station, which just opened in 1958. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: The Original...

First Dive Coaster on the West Coast Coming to Knott’s Berry Farm Summer 2018

Cowabunga dudes! Knott's Berry Farm has just announced a monster new coaster for summer 2018. The tallest, fastest, twistiest dive coaster in the West...

Kevin Yee – The REAL “Disney Decade” is Happening Right Now!

In 1990, then-CEO of Disney Michael Eisner announced the start of the "Disney Decade," a marketing campaign designed to usher in new theme park...

Disneyland Photo Update – It’s All In The Details

Welcome back to another hot and sticky week at the Disneyland Resort. This was the final weekend of Saturday blockout dates for Deluxe passes...

This Animatronic Life – Our Pal Marty

Howdy everyone—two weeks ago, the themed entertainment industry and Disney fans worldwide lost an important and beloved friend, Marty Sklar.  Any fan engaged with...

Yesterland: S.S. rustworthy

P.P.F.D. is the Paradise Pier Fire Department. The department has a fire boat, the S.S. rustworthy. Let’s hope this boat isn’t needed to douse...

DCA Photo Update: Park Somewhere Else!

Welcome back to the Disneyland Resort. Today we look at changes coming soon to Downtown Disney and California Adventure. If you missed our Disneyland...

Dateline Universal Orlando – Dragon Challenge Getting the Axe

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Universal Orlando! This week, we're at Islands of Adventure. There are a few surprises ahead . . . let's...

MiceAge Disneyland Rumor Update – Paradise Reborn Pixar Takes The Pier

Disneyland is heading into the dog days of summer with typically modest summertime crowds (don’t tell the lower level AP’ers that!) and a growing...

Disneyland Photo Update: Giving New Meaning to “Dark” Ride

Welcome back to a hot and humid Anaheim, where we take a look at Disneyland as it begins to wrap its summer offerings. Crowds...

You’ve Got To Be Kidding: Would You Rather…

Time for a quick game of “Would You Rather”. Disney style. Would you rather always see the world as a black-and-white Mickey Mouse cartoon or...

Blurring the Mechanical Line: GHP’s New Animatronic Head Offers a Glimpse Into the Future...

Howdy everyone—July was an exciting month for us at Garner Holt Productions, Inc. (GHP): in the middle of the month, GHP was on hand...