Tag - Disneyland

Mad Monster 1942

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 12: The Mad...

At Disneyland, they shut the Haunted Mansion down for a while in order to transform it into a Haunted Mansion/Nightmare Before Christmas mashup. And each year, there is a bigass gingerbread house featured during the ride. First up...

Legend of the Werewolf

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 28: Legend of...

We join Peter Cushing for some lycanthropic fun and games momentarily. But first, let’s start with something I’m dying to see one of these days: when Disney parks take their Haunted Mansion(s) and mash them up with The Nightmare...

Walt Disney is the Mystery Guest

Mr. Walt Disney is the mystery guest on What’s My Line? from the November 11, 1956 episode according to the original poster. Which means that the Mickey Mouse Club was a year old and Lady and the Tramp had come out the year before...

Walt Disney on Disneyland's opening day

Happy Birthday Disneyland

I’m not as familiar with Disneyland, living as I do on the eastern half of the continent. I’ve spent much more time at its younger brother in Florida. But regardless, it was the first, and it turns 53 today. Here’s the live...

Jiminy Cricket Christmas Card

13 Days of Xmas – Day 4: Disney!

Neatorama reminds us that ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive posted, back in February, a great collection of Disney studio Christmas cards that were sent out from 1948 through the mid-50s. They are owned by the family of Clair Weeks. This...

Disney's Haunted Mansion Holiday

The Nightmare Before Christmas and Haunted...

Well, this is pretty freaking cool–I had somehow missed this. But then again, I’m not anywhere near Disneyland in either California or Japan, so I wouldn’t get to run across this: apparently since 2001, they’ve been...

Yanobe Kenji: Mickey Mouse Joins DC...

Pink Tentacle tells the story in more detail (and more coherently) than I, but the gist is that Yanobe Kenji, who we’ve mentioned before, created this for Disneyland‘s 50th anniversary exhibition…but it didn’t crank...

Disneyland’s Giant Squid Exhibit =...

We dig the giant squid (squidus ginormiholycrapus). It’s not a secret. So we think Boing Boing scored when they posted this link to pics from the grand opening of Disneyland. Follow the link to see the full coolness: not only do you...

Disneyland Tattoos

Dan Goodsell’s Massive Array of...

Dan Goodsell, creator of Mr. Toast and friends, who we’ve mentioned before, has posted pics of his Disneyland souvenir collection to Flickr ahead of actually selling them. Highlights for me are the Adventureland shirt, the book and...