August 3rd 1977: Darth Vader, R2-D2, and C-3PO
put their footprints in cement in the “The Forecourt of the Stars”
at the Mann’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood, CA. To help celebrate
the 44th anniversary of this event, Alan Sanborn shares his
experience from that day. Welcome to our new segment - Today in
Star Wars History! Beyond this day, we share historical fun
facts about “The Forecourt of the Stars” dating all the way back to
1927 when Sid Grauman owned this famous theater.
Disneyland Resort Magic Key Program
Breaking News! Disneyland Resort Magic Key
program was announced the morning we recorded this episode, so we
share details and determine which “Magic Key” we will buy. We are
helped out by the Skywalkers who commented on our Facebook post,
and those that joined us live. You all weigh in on the news. Here
are a few details.
Disneyland Resort Magic Key program marks the brand new AP
program that will start on August 25, 2021. There are 4 Magic Key
types for a variety of budgets
Each allow you to hold a certain # of reservations
Discounts on food, merchandise and parking
“Special offerings” just for Magic Key holders
From disneyland.com: For a limited time, we will celebrate the
charter members that become Magic Key holders within the first 66
days (as we celebrate 66 years of Disneyland Resort). These guests
will receive a special welcome package that will include unique
items such as a premium branded pin, celebratory button, magnet,
and more! Plus, Magic Key holders who enter Disneyland park will
also be celebrated with access to a limited-time experience at
Starcade in Tomorrowland (which begins on Sept. 1), where they can
enjoy charging stations, a special photo opportunity, and other fun
Which will you choose?
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