July 17 marks a very special day for the Disneyland Resort. On Wednesday, we celebrated 58 years of magic at the Happiest Place on Earth. Read the posts below to find out how various Disney Parks Blog authors took a look back to honor the park. Happy 58th anniversary, Disneyland!
Take 5: Disneyland 58th Anniversary Celebration
- Then and Now: Celebrating 58 Years at the Disneyland Resort, Part 1 – Leading up to the 58th anniversary of Disneyland, Kevin Rafferty, Jr., shared a special “Then and Now” series featuring Disneyland Resort cast members.
- Taking it Slow: Celebrating the 58th Anniversary of Disneyland with Fireworks – We celebrated the 58th anniversary of Disneyland on Wednesday with a slow-motion look at “Magical” fireworks spectacular.
- Then & Now: Celebrating 58 Years at the Disneyland Resort, Part 2 – Continuing the celebration of the 58th anniversary of Disneyland – take a look at the Jungle Cruise in 1965 and now.
- A Few of My Favorite Things – Happy Anniversary, Disneyland! – Michelle Harker shares some of her favorite Disneyland memories in honor of the 58th anniversary.
- Then & Now: Celebrating 58 Years at the Disneyland Resort, Part 3 – Finishing Kevin’s “Then and Now” series, we see a Disneyland cast member on the Tom Sawyer Island River Raft in 1987 and catch back up with her now.
Happy Birthday Disneyland!