Our little-known "facts" series continues!
Disney's California Adventure would have been Walt's favorite park if he'd been alive to stop it. But how much do you really know about this former parking lot? We've done the research so you don't have to!
So settle in for some incredible, newly-written-discovered trivia about California Adventure!
It's not actually themed to California, but a different state with the same name
We're not sure which one.
Imagineers still look back fondly at the years they spent working on the park
We also know a guy whose great-uncle's roommate's stepbrother swore he said "It all started with a mouse" back in 1924. But he was referring to something different.
"If you can dream it, you can do it." Walt Disney said that, right? Wrong. It was Tom Fitzgerald, a Disney Imagineer, who actually said "If we can dream it, we can do it," years after Walt had passed away.
And then countless people on the internet, and many even within The Walt Disney Company, ...
Our "little-known facts" series continues!
Imagineers are some of Nature's most misunderstood creatures. Fortunately, we here at Uncle Walt's Insider are here to create clear up the confusion surrounding these cute little guys!
So settle in for some incredible, newly-written-discovered trivia about Disney's Imagineers!
The name "Imagineer" is a combination of two words
"Imagi" and "Neer."
Walt Disney was the original Imagineer, and played himself on TV
Tom Hanks wasn't available.
The job interview for an Imagineer consists of imagining stuff
And describing what they imagine to the interviewer, ...
What better way to kick off a new series than with Walt's original park: Disneyland Paris!
We're starting a new article series here at Uncle Walt's Insider, where we make up unearth some extraordinary facts about theme parks around the world and other park-related topics. Even the most diehard fans may not have heard the info we have!
Since this is a new series, it just makes sense to start off with some incredible, newly-written-discovered trivia about Walt Disney's original theme park. So ...