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Fun Facts: Main Street Electrical Parade returns to Disneyland

Last night the Main Street Electrical Parade returned to Disneyland in a private party. Tonight it starts its encore performance schedule which will end on June 18, 2017. The parade has been entertaining guests around the world since it made its debut on June 17,… Read More »Fun Facts: Main Street Electrical Parade returns to Disneyland

A complete guide to Walt Disney World fun facts and Hidden Mickeys

From the team that brought you “The Complete Walt Disney World Guide” comes “The Complete Walt Disney World Fun Finds & Hidden Mickeys: The Definitive Disney Field Guide.” This new book is perfect for the Disney fan who thinks they know everything about the parks,… Read More »A complete guide to Walt Disney World fun facts and Hidden Mickeys

Disneyland Forever fireworks show fun facts

The Disneyland Diamond Celebration features an all-new kind of fireworks show. “Disneyland Forever” surrounds audiences with digital projections, special effects, and a large dose of pixie dust, not to mention Disney’s advanced technology fireworks and music. Audiences on Main Street, it’s a small world mall,… Read More »Disneyland Forever fireworks show fun facts

“Paint the Night” parade fun facts!

If you’re one of the lucky ones who can make it into Disneyland this Friday for the 24-hour day celebration to kick off Disneyland’s 60th celebration, you’ll be among the first to see the park’s new night time parade “Paint The Night.” Created by Walt… Read More »“Paint the Night” parade fun facts!

Disneyland Horticulture Enhancements Make Magic for Guests

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They work mostly at night but keep the park looking fresh by providing some of its most important details, the landscape and seasonal decor. Disneyland’s Horticulture and Resort Enhancement team is definitely the under-sung heroes of the resort.

From carefully manicured flowers on Main Street, U.S.A., to desert plants in Cars Land, the landscape is part of the detail that tells the “story” of each land in the parks. More than 800 species of plants indigenous to 40 nations grow at the Disneyland Resort, making it one of the most extensive and diverse botanical locales in the western United States. The Horticulture and Resort Enhancement team manages the landscape plus the annual addition of seasonal décor for Halloween and Holidays.

Here are more fun facts from Disneyland’s Horticulture and Resort Enhancement team:
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2014 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival Fun Facts

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I’m heading out to the 2014 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival today to see the floral show in all it’s spring glory. In the meantime, I have a bunch of fun facts to share with you about the festival. I also managed to get this video preview, including a brief interview with festival horticulture chief Eric Darden.

The 21st EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival blooms March 5-May 18.

Fun facts below the jump:

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