Tag Archives: Imagineering

Boulevards of Movie Dreams Part Two: Imagineering Hollywood

Boulevards of Movie Dreams Part Two: Imagineering Hollywood 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jeff Kurtti In a recent Disney Parks Blog post, the inspirations for the architectural glamour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios were highlighted. Twenty-five years ago, five years after opening day, as the park expanded with the addition of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, a new avenue of Southern California history, Sunset Boulevard, was created to address the growth. I Continue Reading

Are you ready for Monday Foolish Mortals?

Are you ready for Monday Foolish Mortals? 5 Re-post to remind you that we will have Jason Surrell on our show tomorrow! Good evening Main Streeters, and welcome back to all you Foolish Mortals. It’s only fitting that my weekly Thursday blog should happen to fall on the 31st of the month, and Oh my Ghost Host!… There are only nine more months to Halloween [even though Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party tickets are already on sale], and fo Continue Reading

A Look at the Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour

A Look at the Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour 11 The bronze Partner’s statue of Walt Disney holding Mickey’s hand right smack in the middle of the hub grass is a well known Disney landmark at the Magic Kingdom. Walt’s image stands stoic with his open hand extended in the air as if conjuring some kind of magic down Main Street giving the impression that this visionary’s work is just beginning. You can almost hear him whisper “Picture this Mickey Continue Reading

Must Own Disney Books (IMO) Part 2

Must Own Disney Books (IMO) Part 2 14  In continuation of last week, I am going to give my last 5 of my personal favorite books on Disney. Designing Disney’s Theme Parks: The Architecture of Reassurance by Karal Ann Marling This book is pretty much a masterpiece in for any Disney Theme Park enthusiast. “Uniting a roster of authors chosen from wide-ranging disciplines, this study is the first to examine the influence of Disneyland on both our bui Continue Reading

The Magic of Disney Parks Storytelling: Radiator Springs Racers at Disney California Adventure Park

The Magic of Disney Parks Storytelling: Radiator Springs Racers at Disney California Adventure Park 15 From our friend Tyler Slater (Social Media Content Coordinator) Disney Parks Blog Since Cars Land opened on June 15, 2012, no trip to Disney California Adventure park has been complete without experiencing Radiator Springs Racers. From the state-of-the-art Audio-Animatronics technology to the thrilling race through Ornament Valley, this attraction truly is the definition of an “E-ticket” experience. In honor of Continue Reading

The Top 5 Disney Mine Train Videos Released

The Top 5 Disney Mine Train Videos Released 16 Disney has been great with updating the fans with video’s and information in regards to the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train.  We still don’t have confirmation of the exact opening day of the attraction, but we do know there is a media event coming the end of this month.  Today, Disney put together a blog highlighting their best video’s from Imagineering, for the attraction.  I decided this would be a g Continue Reading

Mark Your Calendars – Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Live Chat

Mark Your Calendars - Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Live Chat 17 From the Disney Parks blog. In the continuing series of New Fantasyland live chats, next week with perhaps be the most popular topic –Seven Dwarfs Mine Train. On February 24 at 2:30 p.m. EST, Walt Disney Imagineering Executive Creative Director Dave Minichiello will talk about the attraction and answer questions on the Disney Parks Blog. During the chat, they will be sharing an exclusive Walt Disney Imaginee Continue Reading