The Sweep Spot - Former Disneyland Cast Members Talking Disneyland

In this episode we are happy to welcome former Disneyland custodial cast member Vern Hoiland to our show. Vern was my and Kens first lead and worked at Disneyland from 1969 until 2006. He is a wealth of info on what it was like to work in the park back then, and some special things he was able to do while working there, plus Disneyland Resort News with Tommy. 

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In this episode we discuss the former show / attraction at Disneyland called America Sings. Ken and Lynn have fond memories of this missed attraction.

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In this episode we take a look back at some of Disneylands Anniversay celebrations. We learn about some of the promotions behind these and more. Plus we discuss what could be for the 60th.

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In this episode we welcome back former custodial cast member Vince Mitchell. We discuss the year 1994 at Disneyland. We talk about what attractions were there then , and some that were not.

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In this episode we take a look at what early Frontierland was like at Disneyland. We learn about some of the attractions, shops, exhibits, and resturants. Join us for this journey.

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In this episode we welcome back Skipper Kyle. We discuss his podcast Tales From the Jungle Crews, and his time working at Disneyland. Plus we listen to Kyle tell some stories he has heard from other skippers that were on his show. Enjoy!

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In this episode we take a look at the history of It's a Small World, and some memories we have working in custodial.We are two former Disneyland custodial cast members talking Disneyland history.

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In this episode we go back to the year 1984 at Disneyland. We take a tour of the park as if it were 1984. We talk about what was there then and maybe what wasnt there. We learn some interesting things, along with much that we knew, but it is still fun to talk about. Plus the latest Disneyland Resort news.

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In this episode we welcome two guests. The first guest is Chris Lyndon from he has a site dedicated to Disneyland music, then Jimmy Tucker joins us to discuss The Muppets and The Disney Company, along with a look at Muppets Vision 3D. And of course the current Disneyland Resort News with Tommy.

Direct download: The_Sweep_Spot_Episode_125.mp3
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 We are former Disneyland custodial cast members talking history of Disneyland, interviews, current Disneyland Resort News and more. In this episode we discuss the history of Big Thunder Mountain. We also discuss some stories about working there in custodial and more. For show notes and more go to

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