And if you have time make sure you see the Live Aladdin show at California Adventure and the Bug’s Life 4D show (if it is open). A leisurely boat ride, it goes past a series of miniature versions of locations from Disney stories. This should be first on your list. If you actually want to be on the front row, you need to get there VERY early and start not waiting in line (Disney doesn’t want people waiting in line too early, so you have to go to the general area of where the line starts and act like you just sort of happen to be there until they actually call for the line to start forming). Hotels near Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! The colors are spectacular! Mickey pretzel – Soft pretzels shaped like Mickey Mouse (with or without salt) are available at carts throughout the parks. I loved, loved, loved this show. I rode it about 15 times in a row once. Great for all ages. Last viewing was August 2015. All times are GMT-8. He never catches you. 1. This is a long, satisfying ride that mimics the popular movie franchise with gun battles and pirate debauchery. and dancing spectacular based on the movie. California Screamin’ – Created with the classic wooden roller coaster feel of boardwalks long ago, this fast paced coaster is thrilling with great views of the park. Haha kidding I wish that would be an awesome addition to Disneyland!! Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Pixar characters host as you compete with other riders for high scores from classic midway games. Haunted Mansion – Walk through this spooky attraction filled with supernatural Disney fun just prior to boarding a “doom buggy” to complete your tour. Don’t worry. 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"Greetings, Starfighter! Even if you have a Fastpass / Dining Package, all that’s really reserved for you is an area (some of which are better than others). It’s delightful. This sweet ride is magic every time, especially if you have a princess in your group. This page was generated at 03:25 PM. Great entrance for performance of Prince Ali including huge elephants. We had to take a five minute or so tram ride across a busy street to get to Disneyland’s entrance. It’s so perfectly Disney. Find these at churro carts throughout the parks. Mickey beignet – At the Mint Julep Bar in New Orleans Square, you’ll find warm, sugary beignets made just like those at Cafe du Monde in New Orleans. Love the site Casey. Usually, If you head over there about an hour before the park closes the lines are way short and you can ride it over and over because nobody wants to get wet when it’s late and dark out. let's do it! These are my favorites today. my all-time favorite ride. We find that young to old like this show. Yes! Beautiful costumes. Broadway on a smaller scale! Autograph book – Buy these on site or off to collect character or princess signatures and perhaps add photos from your trip after arriving back home. The Casey Jr. They are so popular they have their own Facebook page. They’ll also offer a photo pass to you, which is a plastic card that is scanned by all Disney photographers throughout the parks when they take your photo. Reply. There is no “seating” for World of Color. Mickey’s Soundsational Parade – This happy parade celebrates whatever you’re celebrating with catchy tunes and lots of classic characters. Good singing and dancing spectacular based on the movie. This list will change over and over again because Disney will continue to create amazing things and because I’ll respond in different ways to new and old things as I continue to visit Disneyland. Corn dog – The State Fair of Texas has nothing on these delectable treats found at the corn dog cart a the end of Main Street, at the Stage Door Cafe in Frontierland (next to the Golden Horseshoe) and at the Corn Dog Castle in California Adventure. Ghosts and ghouls make every day feel like Halloween. The Fastpasses really just reserve an area for you to STAND (and between the show itself and waiting for it to start, you will be standing a fairly long time). The Little Mermaid – Journey under the sea in your “clam-mobile” to see Ariel and friends sing and dance. Actually, to save space for the line for the ride, they can remove/alter the shop in front of the Jungle Cruise and make it the entrance to an underground queue. Churro – Crispy on the outside and gooey inside, these warm delights are super popular at Disneyland. California Adventure was built in Disneyland’s old parking lot. Great for all ages. The best areas are reserved for people who shell out for the World of Color “Dining Package”, which includes a meal at one of two (possibly three, depending on the day) restaurants. You have been recruited by the Star League to defend the Frontier against Xur and the Ko-Dan Armada.". Just along the entrance path? Arrive an hour early and stand on the bridge. It’s so much fun! This fastpass will not limit your others throughout the day. Aladdin and jasmine on wires on a magic carpet soaring above the audience's heads. No trip to Disney is complete without Splash Mtn. – Good and evil battle in Mickey’s dream during this pyrotechnic masterpiece. Mad Party Tea Cups – Include the lanterns when capturing these photos, before or during the ride. I also find myself laughing several times at. that come into sight also at Disney World in Orlando, and at other Disneylands in the whole world. I love the lanterns and all but…. The actor who played the Genie was the best part and I was sad to see it close. "it's a small world" Holiday: While "it's a small world" is a staple in a number of Disneyland parks, the Holiday-themed overlay is unique to Disneyland, California. Tip: Your character experience will go smoother if you have your own pen, too. Casey Starnes February 17, 2016 at 11:51 am. Mad Party Tea Cups – Music plays and lanterns glow as you spin wildly through this busy fun ride. People could walk around a wonderfully themed underground space and come up within the boundaries of what is now Aladdin's Oasis to board the Omni-mover. I’ll detail dining suggestions in another post, but I’ve included iconic Disneyland snacks in this list. A favorite of mine as well. Tip: Set up a blanket on the parade route an hour or so prior to start time. Jokes were great and based on pop culture and current events. These can be found throughout the parks with monogramming options at the Mad Hatter stores. Dole Whip – This beloved treat can be found just outside of the Enchanted tiki tiki tiki tiki Tiki Room.