Tag Archives: Main Street U.S.A.

Disneyland’s Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo Closing for Major Refurbishments


January 8th closures for both Disneyland’s Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo the Flying Elephant attraction have been on the schedule for awhile, but until now we didn’t know the extent of the work being done. The Disney Parks Blog is reporting that the track for the Horse-Drawn Streetcars will be entirely replaced for the first […]


Disneyland Cast Member Dies After Working 43 years On Main Street U.S.A.


Disneyland candymaker Rob McHargue sadly and unexpectedly passed away of natural causes on December 2, 2017. McHargue spent 43 years working as a cast member at Disneyland’s Candy Palace on Main Street, U.S.A. McHargue was known amongst cast members as someone who was passionate about his craft, extremely kind, and great with guests visiting the […]


Walt Disney World Files New Permits for Tron and Ratatouille Attractions


Disney has filed more permits for several of the new Walt Disney World attractions that were announced at the D23 Expo, including the Tron Lightcycle Power Run Rollercoaster and new Main Street theater coming to Magic Kingdom, plus the Ratatouille attraction coming to the France Pavilion at Epcot. The Magic Kingdom permit is short on […]


Disneyland vs. Magic Kingdom: Main Street USA


I grew up going to the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. Like Walt himself, I love the feeling of nostalgia. I feel it going to Walt Disney World, but in one land more than any other, I feel it in Main Street U.S.A. This past Summer I traveled to the park that started it all, Disneyland. […]


Stars of the Houston Astros to Celebrate World Series Win with Magic Kingdom Celebration


As is tradition for athletes who have accomplished monumental victories in their sport of choice, three players for the Houston Astros will be representing their World Series championship team at Walt Disney World this Saturday. At 12:45 pm on the Magic Kingdom‘s Main Street U.S.A., MVP George Springer, Jose Altuve, and Carlos Correa will take […]


Magic Kingdom Christmas Decorations: A Photo Stroll Down Main Street U.S.A.


As it starts to near the end of the year, folks around the United States may notice that winter will be coming soon by a slight chill in the weather, maybe by the trees losing their leaves. Here in Orlando, we don’t get that; we get something better. We know the winter will soon be […]


Hidden Gems of the Disneyland Resort Part 1: Main Street, Fantasyland, and Tomorrowland


When it comes to a visit to the Disneyland Resort, it can sometimes be a little overwhelming. Between the record breaking crowds visiting, the unbearable parking situation plaguing the resort, as well as the construction going on at the back of Disneyland Park, it can cause a lot of headaches. But what if I were to […]


Construction of the New Theater Coming to the Magic Kingdom Begins Soon


Earlier this year at the D23 Expo, it was announced that an exciting new theater that would be coming to the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. There has been a strong speculation among the Disney Parks community, that this theater would be located in what is now the cast member parking lot that is […]


Under a Buck Fun at Disneyland!


Touring Disneyland can be hectic.  There is so much to do that guests often find themselves rushing to attractions, shows, parades, and restaurants.  Sometimes I find I need a little break from the hustle and bustle of the park. Around the park are some interactive hidden gems that provide entertainment and a bit of a […]


U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Unit Celebrated at Magic Kingdom with Special Flag Ceremony


Wednesday evening, Walt Disney World honored the Elite U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division with a march down Main Street U.S.A. and special flag ceremony. Additionally, the ceremony recognized all veterans who have served since World War II. The 82nd Airborne Division’s chorus and brass quintet band performed before the ceremony at Liberty Square. The Elite […]