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The Muppet Studios: The Land That Never Was

If you’ve been to Disney’s Hollywood Studios in the last 25 years, there’s a chance you’ve gotten to enjoy Muppet*Vision 3D, the 15 minute show in the back the park. Did you know that the attraction was meant to be part of an entire Muppet themed land? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷 My […]

Why Did Disney Stop Selling Ticket Books?

The short and sweet answer is that Disney began to phase out ticket books for general admission passes in 1980 and by the middle of 1982, ticket books were fully retired. They mostly did it because… well… that was just the direction the industry was going in by then. There’s also an argument to be […]

30 Stays in 30 Days: How Much Would It Cost?

The Bucket List Family are partaking in the 30 Stays in 30 Days challenge with Disney. Over the course of one month they’re spending one night each in all 30 of Walt Disney World resort’s offerings. It sounds like fun and it also sounds expensive, but how expensive? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷 […]

What If_ Disney Still Used Ticket Books?

Today I’m taking a break from the history videos to explore a fun little “what if” look at the Disney parks. From the opening of Disneyland in 1955 until the early 1980’s, Disney employed the use of ticket books. The finite tickets not only limited how many rides you could ride, but the A through […]

Disney’s High-Speed Railroad Stop That Never Happened

In 2003 Disney played a game of chicken with the state of Florida and Universal Studios that had billions of dollars on the line. Disney won and then in 2004 they lost along with everyone else. New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷 My Patreon! ❤ My Disney History Book List! 📚 My Disney Podcast! […]

Five Great Disney History Books!

One of the more common questions I get is what books are behind me on this bookshelf, and what Disney books I recommend for people to read, so that’s exactly what we’re going to cover today. Check out the full list of books! 📚 New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷 My Patreon! ❤ My […]

The Two Unlit Epcot Countries

Every night at Epcot’s World Showcase as many as tens of thousands of guests enjoy a firework show called Illuminations. During the show all of the international pavilions light up in a magnificent display. All except for two. New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷 My Disney Podcast! 🎧 Follow me on Twitter! 📱

My Hollywood Studios Theory: Goodbye Tower of Terror

I’m taking a break from the normal history video today to talk about a theory I have. I want to be very clear: this is just a theory. I’m not basing any of this on rumors or leaks or any privileged information. I believe we’re in the middle of seeing Disney run a litmus test […]

Alcohol at Disneyland: The Letter vs Spirit of Walt’s Wishes

With the west coast Galaxy’s Edge being located in Disneyland, the news that Oga’s Cantina will be offering alcoholic drinks is a big deal, because with the opening of the cantina next year it will mark the first time in Disneyland’s history that alcohol will be sold to the general public. This decision directly conflicts […]

Disney’s Failed Cycling Event: The Tour ‘D’ Fun

Today Walt Disney World is known for more than just its rides and hotels. Over the years it has been home to everything from festivals to weddings to birthday parties to tournaments to even sci-fi conventions. Some of those ideas have lasted the test of time and others not so much. One of those ideas […]