The Sweep Spot - Former Disneyland Cast Members Talking Disneyland

In this episode we welcome author and Disney Historian Jim Korkis back to the show to talk to us about Christmas Time at Disneyland over the years. We talk about the Candlelight Processional, Holiday overlays and much more. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events. For more info on our book, and show go to www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 10:47am MST

In this episode we welcome author Marcy Carriker Smothers to the show to discuss her book Eat Like Walt. Her book is an amazing book all about Walt Disney and food. Walt ate just like everyone else and we have a wonderful conversation with Marcy about her book and food. This episode will make you hungry. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort current events. For our book Cleaning the Kingdom and info on the show visit www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 10:03pm MST

In this episode we welcome Mallory, and Scott from MouseGeek Radio podcast to discuss our favorite sounds at the Disneyland Resort. We also have the latest in the Disneyland Resort current events. For more info and our book Cleaning the Kingdom go to www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 7:53am MST

In this episode we welcome our good friend and The Sweep Spot's official Disney vacation planner Michael Renfrow of ConciEars to the show. He is here to answer listeners questions, and give us tips and ideas on planning your Disney vacation. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort current events. for more on our show, T shirts,links, and our book Cleaning the Kingdom got to www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:43am MST

In this episode we welcome Chris Nichols and his wife authors of the new book Walt Disney's Disneyland. This book is amazing with concept art, photos black and white and color, and lots of information as well. This is a big book, but well worth it. We talk to him about why he wrote it, how, and how he and his wife wrote the book and their love for Disneyland. We also have the Disneyland Current Events, plus more. Plus get our book Cleaning the Kingdom and more at our website www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:59pm MST

In this episode we welcome the man in charge at Micechat.com Dusty Sage. We discuss the future of Disneyland Resort, with information we know, and some speculation as well. Its a fun discussion as we talk about future changes, that are coming and some that we wish would come and much more. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events. for show notes, and our book Cleaning the Kingdom and more go to www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 1:04pm MST

In this episode we welcome former Disneyland Attractions Cast Member David Smith. Dave worked at Disneyland starting in the year 1978, and he has some great stories to tell, and we take a look at what was going on in Disneyland in that year. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events, and more. For show notes, our book Cleaning the Kingdom and more visit www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 1:11pm MST

In this episode we welcome Bill Watkins to the show. Bill worked WED Enterprises from 1966 to 1985. He was Project Engineer for the WEDway People Mover, for Big Thunder Mountain, Space Mountain and more. Plus we welcome Michael from ConciEars and Erick to discuss the Run Disney event in April. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events. For info on the show, and our book go to www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 10:03am MST

 In this episode we welcome comedian, former Universal Studios Hollywood Tram Tour Guide, theme park fan, and founder of Fake Theme Park, Jason Ginsburg. We have a not so Disney conversation, but a fun one that I'm sure you will find entertaining. Plus we have the latest in the Disneyland Resort current events. Get our book Cleaning the Kingdom and more at our website www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:25am MST

In this episode we take a look at the year 1998 at Disneyland. It was a significant year for us at The Sweep Spot because our very own Lynn Barron started in Custodial at Disneyland. It was also a year of changes, and many in the near future. With the New Tomorrowland, and the start to what would eventually become the Disneyland Resort. Plus we have the latest in the Disneyland Current Events. Get our book Cleaning the Kingdom and more at our website www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:56am MST