It may be a digital world, but analog music is making a comeback. Some people claim you can’t beat the sound of a vinyl record, others are just doing it for the nostalgia of it. A new Disney Cruiser Turntable evokes one of Disney’s most… Read More »New Disney Cruiser Portable Record Player a loving homage to era gone by
Simple is the new mantra in Disney t-shirts for sale at Walt Disney World. I love these two new sets of tees each with their own simple design, but still appealing to Disney fans. First was this set of four retro iconic ‘land’ t-shirt designs.… Read More »A new trend in Disney t-shirts – simplicity.
Today we’re wrapping up our time travel trip back to 1973 and the early days of the Magic Kingdom. Courtesy former cast member Daniel Adams’ photos we’ve so far seen the park from on-high via the skyway and enjoyed the Main Street parade characters. Today… Read More »1973 Magic Kingdom retro photo tour – part 3 of 3
This 30-minute program from 1984 was created to build excitement for the recently expanded Walt Disney World resort. This whole thing is worth watching for Disney theme parks fans, but the opening two and a half minutes is especially amazing. It features performances from many… Read More »Vintage 1984 Walt Disney World promotion “Follow Us”
Take a time travel trip to the fifties and sixties with the inimitable Charles Phoenix the historian with a funny bone and comedian with a feel for retro excellence. Phoenix has scheduled two opportunities to travel into Disneyland’s past. On September 19th, as part of… Read More »Disneyland Retro History Show from Charles Phoenix
My first visit to Walt Disney World was in 1997. That means I missed on on much of the resort’s early history. One of the attractions I never got to experience was the Swan Boats around the hub and Cinderella Castle moat. Thanks to a… Read More »Throwback Thursday – the Magic Kingdom 1975 Home Video
It’s a little remembered fact, but Disneyland and the Mickey Mouse Club. While the first TV episode of the Mickey Mouse Club didn’t air until October of 1955, the Mouseketeers were featured in the opening day ceremonies at Disneyland. Here’s a bit of rare color… Read More »D23 Expo to celebrate 60th Anniversary of the Mickey Mouse Club with Mouseketeer Reunion
Dapper Day is an unofficial fan organized event that started in 2011 as a way for fans to show their love of Walt Disney’s theme parks by dressing smartly to recreate the feeling of the Disneyland’s early days when going out to the park was… Read More »Disneyland planning its own Dapper Day to celebrate its 60th Anniversary