Some of you might have already seen this, but I haven't until today. Home footage of D-land from 1957, two years after opening! (Amazing to see the area around the park without the hotels, restaurants, etc. that we now know as Anaheim. :P)
So now that I'm back at the Alpine Inn, enjoying a Stone Cali-Belgique IPA, here's the gist of my "adventure" at the Dizz today:
-Had to get up at 5AM to catch a 6:45 train to Anaheim. Self-explanatory.
-Last night, I read that there was a train wreck in Oakland with no word on what sort of delays it would cause to my train. Spent 1/2 the night awake worrying (which is heredi More...
How did you become aware of your D-land addiction??
Honest question, since I felt like sharing my story:
Freshman year of high school back in '96, and we had an absolutely monstrous concert band (probably 50-60 students in all!). We auditioned for Diz's Magic Music Days competition, and 2 months later, our director reads a letter saying that out of 2,000+ bands, we placed second.
Whoooo!! Headed back to the Diz next week after a 7 month hiatus! Must-do's: buy as many Giants pins as humanly possie, renew AP, get (another) pic with Stitch, and ride Screamin' till I pass out. Whooooo!!!! :D
Last night we had a delay on Star Tours. Our "attendant" broke out some interesting facts...like Star Tours will be closing in the next few months for a "2.0" upgrade directed by George Lucas himself. :D