Disney World, Disneyland, Planning, runDisney, Security, Updates

New Metal Detectors at Disney Parks

In response to recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, Disney has installed metal detectors at all 6 theme parks (Disneyland, Disney's California Adventure, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Magic Kingdom) this morning. The fact that a man was recently arrested while attempting to bring a handgun into the Magic Kingdom probably… Continue reading New Metal Detectors at Disney Parks

Disney World, Disneyland, Planning, runDisney

Announced Today! Star Wars Half Marathon: The Dark Side!

The rumor mill was once again true!  runDisney has finally added a new race to the lineup at Walt Disney World! Star Wars Half Marathon:  The Dark Side comes to Walt Disney World April 14-17, 2016.  The events include a 5K, 10K, half marathon, and kids' races.  Should you feel so inclined and up for… Continue reading Announced Today! Star Wars Half Marathon: The Dark Side!

Disney World, Disneyland, Updates

New! Star Wars Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks!

At the D23 Expo's much anticipated Parks & Resorts Panel yesterday, it was announced that Disney plans to add new Star Wars themed lands to both Hollywood Studios and Disneyland Parks by 2020. There are several new Star Wars attractions slated to begin before the completion of the lands to coincide with the new films… Continue reading New! Star Wars Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks!

About Me, Disneyland, Personal

My Disneyland Memories

I have only been to Disneyland once, and only for a few short days.  Although, you only need a few days to experience Walt's Magic Kingdom. I had prepared myself for the rumored "underwhelming" Sleeping Beauty Castle, but I was not disappointed at all.  Sure, it's not as grand as Cinderella's, but it is just… Continue reading My Disneyland Memories