Tag Archives: Cars Land

How Does Cars Land Stand Up to the Real Route 66?

Disney California Adventures strives to show its guests the very best of California, but how accurately do the lands inside the park portray their visions of California? First up: Cars Land and its similarities to the real Route 66. Cars Land is a triumphant feat of Imagineering — there is no other way to put […]

Cozy Cone Motel at California Adventure Debuts New Taco Cone

The Cozy Cone Motel in Cars Land at Disney California Adventure is a great place for a snack because Sally, the owner, is always coming up with new cone-coctions. Her latest creation is the Taco Cone! Over at cone #3, Sally is taking refried beans and chicken mixed with molcajete salsa, placing them in her […]

Celebrate November with Special Menu Items at Disney Parks

If you are heading in the Disney Parks on either coast this month, you’ll find some special items on the menus celebrating fall and the Thanksgiving holiday at both Walt Disney World and the Disneyland Resort. For a special Thanksgiving lunch or dinner in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World, head to Pecos Bill’s […]

Lightning McQueen and Mater Show Off Their Halloween Car-stumes at California Adventure

This year, Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort expands to Cars Land at Disney California Adventure and not only is the whole town of Radiator Springs decorated for Haul-o-Ween, even Lightning McQueen and Mater are getting in on the trick-or-treating fun. Lightning McQueen is dressed as his favorite superhero, complete with mask and cape. Mater […]

BREAKING: Cars Land to Celebrate Haul-Oween

Today at the D23 Expo during the Parks and Resorts panel, a special Halloween overlay was announced for Cars Land at Disney California Adventure. Not only will the land be decorated…as only the residents of Radiator Springs can…but the residents will be in costume as well. Haul-oween will be coming to Cars Land this fall. […]

Try New ‘Cars 3’ Themed Food in Cars Land

New food items have cruised into Cars Land at Disney California Adventure to celebrate the opening of Cars 3. At Flo’s V-8 Cafe, you’ll find a new breakfast burrito. The Ka-Chow! Spicy Breakfast Burrito is filled with scrambled eggs & chorizo, savory potatoes, tomatillo salsa, and sour cream. Try it wet or dry. Flo is also […]

Celebrate 5 Years of Cars Land with Artist Showcases

Disney California Adventure is celebrating the fifth anniversary of Cars Land with two Artist Showcases featuring popular Disney artists. This Saturday, June 17th, Ramone’s House of Body Art will host Jerrod Maruyama and Joey Chou from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Maruyama’s featured piece is “Cutest Little Town in Carburetor County” (below left) and Chou is featuring […]

Immersion Throw Down: Disney versus Universal

Comparing and contrasting Disney theme parks and Universal Studios is all the rage these days.  I’m going to jump into the debate and present an immersion throw down.  Let’s go straight to the top of each park:  Carsland in Disney’s California Adventure and Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Orlando. I’m just going to state this […]

Special Entertainment at California Adventure for New Year’s Eve

Disney California Adventure has announced some special entertainment to help guests ring in 2017! A new stage will be installed at the end of the street in Hollywood Land and DJ Roueche will be providing music all night long.  The stage will also be used for special performances by Disney Channel star Olivia Holt (“Kickin’ […]

Solar panels installed in California Adventure

The Disneyland Resort has installed a 40,000 square-foot array of solar panels on top of the Radiator Springs Racers show building in order to generate electricity for Disney California Adventure. The amount of electricity the new high-efficiency panels will create would be enough to power 100 Anaheim homes. The 1,400 solar panels are part of […]