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Behind the Scenes at the Disneyland Resort Monorail Roundhouse

Behind the Scenes at the Disneyland Resort Monorail Roundhouse 1 The last few days, Erin Glover, Disney Social Media Director Disneyland Resort, has been putting out special blogs to give us a little look at one of the most iconic Disneyland attractions, the Monorail. As we get closer to the 55th anniversary of the Disneyland Monorail this Saturday, we’ve been bringing you unique looks at this iconic Disney Parks attraction. Today we’re taking you behind the scenes for Continue Reading

Unique Seat On The Disneyland Monorail

Unique Seat On The Disneyland Monorail 2 Disney fans all know what the Monorail is.  You have seen the train in the sky, if you have been to either Walt Disney World or Disneyland, but there is a very unique way to experience the 15 minute ride at Disneyland Resort. You can ride up in the nose with the Pilot. So how does one get lucky enough to ride in the front. Next time you are at Disneyland and waiting to ride, ask one of the Cast Members at the Mon Continue Reading

Top 5 Tips for Piloting the Disneyland Monorail

Top 5 Tips for Piloting the Disneyland Monorail 3 From Erin Glover, Social Media Director for Disneyland Resort.  Who hasn’t dreamed of driving the Disneyland Monorail?  I think it would be so much fun.  Still to this day, the Monorail to me seems like something futuristic, even though it’s been around for 55 years. We’re celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Disneyland Monorail this week! I wanted to know more about this iconic Disney Park Continue Reading

Celebrating the First Voyage Through ‘Liquid Space’ at Disneyland Park

Celebrating the First Voyage Through ‘Liquid Space’ at Disneyland Park 4 Yesterday, June 6th was the anniversary of one of the most beloved Disneyland attractions “Submarine Voyage”.  Valarie Sukovaty, Disneyland Public Relations put together a walk down memory lane of this attraction and also spoke about what became of the attraction. It was 55 years ago that guests were treated to one of the very first E-ticket attractions at Disneyland park – one that would take th Continue Reading

Every Role a Starring Role – Monorail Pilot

Every Role a Starring Role - Monorail Pilot 5 As most readers know, I’m a big fan of the video’s Disney puts out in regards to the Every Role A Starring Role.  They take a specific job of a cast member at Disneyland Resort and talk to them and we learn a little more about what they do each and every day to bring the Disney Magic to us, the fans.  Here is Kevin Rafferty, Jr.’s blog. This month, we celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Dis Continue Reading

The History of the Walt Disney World Monorail: Mark VI, 1989-Present

The History of the Walt Disney World Monorail: Mark VI, 1989-Present 6 Here is a little walk down history lane with Nate Rasmussen, Archivist, Marketing Resource Center from the Disney Parks Blog. The Mark VI Monorail made its debut at Walt Disney World Resort in June 1989. Below is a look at one of the first trains being loaded onto the monorail track. The Mark VI trains had wider monorail doors, improved air conditioning (great for that warm, summer Florida weather) and communic Continue Reading

Progress and the Magic of Innovation

Progress and the Magic of Innovation 7 I saw this article on the Disney Insider blog and thought it very interesting and wanted to share it with all. You know that little light bulb that goes off in your head when you think of something profound? Those kinds of ideas are the ones that inspire us to move forward. In fact, Walt Disney was fascinated by the notion of progress – the idea that society be constantly shifting in order to reach a “great bi Continue Reading
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