The Sweep Spot - Former Disneyland Cast Members Talking Disneyland
The Sweep Spot # 152 - Shops in New Orleans Square at Disneyland

In this episode we take a look at the stores in New Orleans Square Disneyland. New Orleans Square Opened in 1966, and over the years there has been many changes in these store locations. We will discuss what was there, and what is there now, and what they sold. Plus this weeks Disneyland current events. www.thesweepspot.com

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The Sweep Spot # 151 - Tour of Disneyland in 1955

In this episode we talk a look at Disneyland in the year 1955. Now we didnt include much on opening day because that could be its own show, and it will this year. Also we have the latest Disneyland Resort current events. www.thesweepspot.com

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The Sweep Spot #150 - Return to Disneyland after 40 yrs and Listener Questions

In this episode we welcome a friend and listener of the show Leon. He has not been to Disneyland in about 40 years, and he ans his wife recently went after all those years, hear about his trip. Also we take a few questions from listeners and talk about Disneyland after the park closes, and more. www.thesweepspot.com and a book coming out called Cleaning the Kingdom, in Summer 2015!

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The Sweep Spot # 149 - Theme Park Designer and President of the Disneyland Alumni Club

In this episode we welcome Former Disneyland cast member, Theme Park Designer, and president of The Disneyland Alumni Club Richard Ferrin. Richard had a unique role at Disneyland, that I am sure you all have heard of or seen before. Plus he talks a bit about his theme park work, and the Disneyland Alumni Club. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:49am MDT

In this episode we take a look at the history of The Golden Horseshoe Saloon at Disneyland. We talk about some interesting facts, and how it is such a beautiful building. We also talk about some of the shows that took place inside and performers over the years. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:47am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 147 - Sam Gennawey and Universal VS. Disney

In this episode we welcome back authorSam Gennawey to our show. Sam is well known for for book Walt and the Promise of Progress City, The Disneyland Story, and his latest book Universal VS. Disney. We get into Universal Stuios Hollywood, Disney, and Walt Disney World a bit. www.thsweepspot.com

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:10am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 146 - Disneyland Restaurants of the Past

In this episode we take a look at The past restaurants at Disneyland. We learn where these food locations were, and what they served. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 10:22am MDT

In this episode we start our series for the new year and this time we take a look at Disneyland in the years that end with 5. This episode we take a look at the year 1985. We see what attractions were there, which where not, or not yet and more. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:28am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 144 - The Matterhorn Bobsleds

In this episode we take a look at The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland. We learn what was in its spot before this great attraction, who designed and worked on it, and the changes over the years. Plus some cast member stories, and current events of the week. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:04am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 143 - Disneyland Trip Report

In this episode Lynn tells us about his recent trip to the Disneyland Resort. www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:26am MDT