ESPN Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Record Ratings

By |2019-09-10T22:51:19-07:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Live sports have been a cornerstone of ESPN’s programming since September 7, 1979, when the network’s first viewers tuned in to watch a professional slo-pitch softball game between the Kentucky Bourbons and the Milwaukee Schlitzes. [...]

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Celebrates 40 Years!

By |2019-09-02T15:29:06-07:00September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad opened at Disneyland in 1979. The "wildest ride in the wilderness" has been taking guests through the mines of Rainbow Ridge aboard runaway mine trains. Guests board mine trains of [...]

The First-Ever ‘Star Trek’ Film Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary As ‘Star Trek—The Motion Picture’ Returns to the Big Screen for Two Days Only

By |2019-07-29T16:30:03-07:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , |

Experience the Adventure in Movie Theaters Nationwide on September 15 and 18   DENVER – July 29, 2019 – In 1979, the Starship Enterprise flew its very first big-screen mission in “Star Trek—The Motion Picture,” and to mark [...]

Space Mountain Returns This Summer to Disneyland Resort!

By |2017-04-21T09:20:23-07:00April 21st, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Blue Squadron is departing the space above Tomorrowland and returning to a galaxy far far away this summer to allow for the return of the classic Space Mountain. On June 1st, the classic Space Mountain [...]

Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 Kicks off with 40 Years of Star Wars

By |2017-04-13T16:19:49-07:00April 13th, 2017|Categories: Entertainment, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sE99le5FBrY Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 kicked off  in Orlando in grand fashion with the 40 Years of Star Wars Panel. Hosted by Warwick Davis aka Wicket the Ewok, the panel began with him introducing Kathleen [...]

D23 Takes a Behind the Scenes Look at New Beauty and the Beast!

By |2017-02-02T11:56:35-07:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Disney, Disneyland Paris, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

DISNEY TWENTY-THREE GOES BEHIND THE SCENES ON THE STUNNING NEW ADAPTATION OF BEAUTY AND THE BEAST BEFORE THE “TALE AS OLD AS TIME” HITS THEATERS THIS MARCH, EMMA WATSON, JOSH GAD, AND ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING DIRECTOR [...]

The 2014 Disneyland All-American College Band Says Goodbye

By |2014-08-18T09:35:58-07:00August 18th, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On Friday August 15, the 2014 Disneyland All-American College Band concluded it's summer of performances at the Disneyland Resort. The day began with their jazz set in Disney California Adventure before moving over to Disneyland [...]