2018 Disneyland Blockout Dates for Cast Members


Welcome to Disneyland!

BREAKING NEWS!  Disneyland Ticket Prices Went Up!

02/11/2018: Prices for Disneyland tickets are going up. Starting today, the regular price of admission is $117/day, which is a $7 increase. Tickets on “value” days are $97.

A single-day ticket during peak periods (see below) climbs to $135 – up from $124.  😦



The weather at Disneyland is beautiful in the springtime!

We thought that we would post the Main Entrance Guest Pass blockout dates for the next few months for Disneyland resort.

Link to view updated calendars:  Disneyland Block-out Dates 

March 2018 – June 2018:

Disneyland Park:


Lots and lots of upcoming blockout days for using your guest passes! Always check before you go with friends!!

Disney’s California Adventure Park: 


The 2018 Food and Wine Festival is going on from March 2 – April 12. Don’t forget Easter Sunday is April 1st this year! It will be BUSY!



February 2018


March 9, 2018. Whoa!


OMG pretty!

DLR easter

Easter Egg cake pops at Disneyland!  Yummy!!!

The 2018 Easter Egg Hunt at Disneyland is going on right now!


You’ll need to buy 3 maps ($5.99 each) to complete Disneyland’s egg hunt!!!  Good luck!


dlr spring

So pretty in the springtime!

To check on the daily crowd forecast for Disneyland, click here:
  Is it Packed? 

Wondering what are the best times to visit Disneyland…and when NOT to go???

Click here:  Best Times to Visit Disneyland in 2018

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At the Olaf meet & greet at California Adventure Park.  He’s at Disney World’s Blizzard Beach too!

We went to Disneyland last summer.

When we were there, it was was mostly cloudy (the “marine layer”) until noon and barely 70 degrees on most days!  You needed a jacket at night and it even sprinkled several times – a rarity in June in southern California!


With my fiance, dad and brother. June 2017

In September 2016, the 18-month 60th Diamond Anniversary Celebration at Disneyland ended.

We were so glad that we got to see it!  It was beautiful!


We couldn’t miss seeing Disneyland’s 60th Diamond Anniversary celebration! Sept 2016

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Don’t forget to visit the nearby Walk of Fame in Hollywood…The Disney Company has a lot of stars on it….Walt, Snow White, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Tinkerbell, Disneyland….


Walt’s well-earned star!


Mickey Mouse


We love this ‘Partners’ statue of Walt and Mickey!  (Look how crowded Disneyland is on a summer’s day!!!)  Don’t forget to stop and have your photo taken with Walt and Mickey.


I took this photo on our last trip to Disneyland.


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Two Disney Sisters

Two Girls and a Mouse Tale

   by Elly Collins & Caroline Collins

Ever wonder what it’s like to work for Disney???

We worked at WDW for a year in the Disney College Program and have written a book about what it’s like to be a cast member working for Disney.

We’ve included advice on how to successfully get into the DCP program, including some of the actual phone interview questions, how to have a successful internship, and how not self-term before your program ends. Our book is filled with lots of behind-the-scene stories of the magic of Disney. Available now at Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle formats. Published by Theme Park Press.

Book link on Amazon.com:  Two Girls and a Mouse Tale


30 thoughts on “2018 Disneyland Blockout Dates for Cast Members

  1. Harrison Parham says:

    July 17th is the actual 60th Anniversary (July 17th, 1955 was opening :).

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Purfectly says:

    Wonderful information

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Joshiepoo says:

    So by chance do you know how the guest system works at Disneyland for a Disney World seasonal cast member now that the way tickets are distributed changed? I


    • The process is still the same in that you have to go to Guest Relations with your company ID to get guest passes. The only thing that changed is that seasonal cast members must now work some hours (150 minimum) before getting guest passes, rather than having them automatically available to use soon after starting.


      • Josh says:

        Except that before you would take blue ID up to front gate and they printed off tickets for you and they didn’t count towards your guest passes because Disneyland and Disney world are on different systems. I was just wondering if that was the same or since they are on a similar system as disneyland cps now if it would be different.


      • Still on separate systems, so it wouldn’t count.


  4. CCC says:

    Hello, do you happen to have a link to what the blockout dates for June 2015 were for main entrace pass? Curious to look at it to see what this June will be like. Thank you in advance!!


  5. April Oz says:

    Great information! Just wondering if I buy a park pass at the Company D store, does it have an expiration date? Thanks!


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  7. Reese says:

    Hello and very helpful post. By any chance do you know if guest passes still work for retired cast members? I know they used to but I don’t know if the policy has changed. Thank you


  8. Anna says:

    Thanks for posting the blackout dates!

    The Shanghai castle is beautiful. Disney Land Shanghai is very easy to get to using the metro system in Shanghai. The train actually stops in Mickey town aka downtown Disney. I loved it.


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  16. June F. says:

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  17. Tomoko says:

    Thanks, this is quite informative.


  18. Maude T. says:

    This is truly useful, thanks.


  19. Maryanne Easterbrook says:

    This is actually helpful, thanks.


  20. Russell See says:

    This is truly helpful, thanks.


  21. Jayne Osborn says:

    I am a retired cast member. I was getting frustrated trying to find the block out dates for my silver pass, then I found your blog, what an angel you are to go to all that time involved to set up the calendar for us retirees, GOD BLESS!


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