Disneyland Summer Complaints & How to Solve Them

Disneyland Summer Complaints & How to Solve Them

Many guests fear going to the Disneyland Resort during the summer months because they know from experience that it can be a problematic time or they've heard rumors about all of the issues that will pop up. Yes, it is one of the more hectic times of the year to visit. Crowds are at their peak and it gets VERY hot in Anaheim over the summer, sometimes reaching beyond 100 degrees. You will hear grumbling, crying, and complaining throughout your day, but at least it won't be coming from you. I'm here to give you the guaranteed solution to the Top 3 Complaints about Disneyland in the Summer. 

Disneyland Life Savers

Disneyland Life Savers

I don't think I've ever been the the park and things ran 100% perfectly. There will always be a ride closure that you weren't expecting, a show cancellation, a dead phone battery right before the parade you've been waiting for all day, etc. In these situations, your trip can get really frustrating really quickly, but I'm here to tell you not to worry. Disneyland has your back. There are some key amenities that the resort offers that not many people take advantage of when they're in a sticky situation, but you'll know better. These 3 services can be the key that save your trip:

Romantic Dinner Dates at Disneyland

Romantic Dinner Dates at Disneyland

Yea, Valentine's Day is great for cards, gifts, flowers and candy...but secretly what we all look forward to is the food. Restaurants everywhere are already getting booked solid with the special day approaching and diners are considering all of the options to make the perfect choice. If you're planning a date at Disneyland this moth, or anytime really, we'll give you some romantic dining suggestions to check out for a magical meal.

Lunar New Year at Disneyland

Lunar New Year at Disneyland

This has been the LONGEST Lunar New Year Celebration that we've seen thus far at Disneyland and honestly, I wish that it was longer. There is some great entertainment and even more amazing food being offered this year, you definitely won't want to miss it. The celebration ends February 5th so you still have a bit of time to make it out to the park if you can! We'll give you a taste of what to expect here: 

Disneyland MaxPass: Yay or Nay

Disneyland MaxPass: Yay or Nay

This morning has been buzzing over Disney's announcement that they are going to be offering a new service called MaxPass through the Disneyland app. Some are excited for this new benefit and many others don't see the point or feel that it will be another expense that their family feels burdened to purchase just to enjoy their day. Let's look at the pro's and cons.

Disneyland: Best of 2016

Disneyland: Best of 2016

This has been QUITE a year for Disneyland with tons of new additions and revamps of old favorites. Here at The Red Queen Co. we decided to take a stroll down memory lane and revisit all of the great things in the park this year, and it turns out, most of it was food. I've heard of fan preferences on Instagram and came up with some of my own, so here is 2016's Top 16 of Disneyland Resort!

The Red Queen Co.'s Holiday Guide Spotlight

The Red Queen Co.'s Holiday Guide Spotlight

These next few weeks leading up to the New Year are going to be BRUTAL in the parks. We're at the point in the holiday season when the parks reach capacity and it's almost impossible to get much done without a fuss. This year, however, we're going to help you out. We've developed four New Guides designed using our past experience with these crowds & seasonal conditions so that you can have a smooth visit at the park. We have some new material for you with our Prep & DIY guides, and also two New Holiday Guides that will give you a Full Itinerary for your Disney day, leaving you to enjoy the park without worrying about planning for what's next. Here's what we have for you:

Don't even think about it: When NOT to go to Disneyland

Don't even think about it: When NOT to go to Disneyland

One of the most common questions that I get about planning is "When is the best time to visit Disneyland?". To me, anytime is a good time, but I understand the fear that is behind this concern. Disneyland can be very overwhelming during peak seasons and sometimes visitors will go at a time that they thought was ideal and end up in a "packed like sardines" kind of crowd situation. There are ways to still enjoy the park in that instance, but we'll go over that in another post. Today, I'll tell you the definite times of year that you do NOT want to be in the park, unless of course you're one of the rare people that love crazy wait times and can't wait for the bruises on your heels from constant stroller attacks. This post isn't for you.

Great Disney Holiday Food for 2016

Great Disney Holiday Food for 2016

Disneyland is known for many things, and one of the most important items on that list is all of the iconic food that you can find in the parks. From churros, corn dogs, dole whips, turkey legs, and popcorn, you can find just about anything you have a taste for at the Happiest Place on Earth. This holiday season has bought some amazing new foods for us to indulge in and even some permanent menu changes that will last beyond the holiday and into the new year!

A Few of our Favorite Things: RQC's Disneyland Holiday Top 10 2016

A Few of our Favorite Things: RQC's Disneyland Holiday Top 10 2016

If you haven't been to the parks for the Holidays yet, what are you waiting for?? Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure have gone ALL OUT this year with seasonal decorations, food and entertainment so you won't want to miss out. We've put together our "Nice List" of our absolutely cannot miss favorites for this year. Save this page as a Pin or share it with friends on Facebook everyone will know exactly what to see on your next trip to the park. Here it is!:

Winter at Disneyland! What's Next Up Next in the Parks for 2016

Winter at Disneyland! What's Next Up Next in the Parks for 2016

This winter is going to be even more exciting than usual with everything going on in the Parks this year. Some events are our usual favorites but there are also quite a few new celebrations and insider info that we'd love to share with you. There is going to be more than enough to keep you busy from now until Spring and here's what we're on the lookout for so far: