If you have a toddler, you might as well throw everything you know about planning a trip to Disneyland right out the window. You can forget about what the guide books and magazines say. Most information is written for adults and families with kids over age 6 (and over 42″).
And, while you are at it, you can forget about your past experiences and memories too. Touring the Disneyland Resort with an active toddler changes everything. Congratulations! You are officially a rookie, a first-time Disney visitor all over again. And this time, you have a toddler in tow.
As a local, I have been to Disneyland hundreds of times. I even worked there for a summer in college. I was used to going to Disneyland as a spur of the moment trip, with little planning, just a small wallet and my cell phone in my pocket.
Baby Changes Everything, even Disney
When my daughter, Miss L was born, my Disney trips became much more complicated. I had to plan like I’d never planned before and pack like I’d never packed before. In addition, I had to be more flexible, changing direction based on my daughter’s mood or nap schedule. (This is frustrating to a type-A personality like myself.)
Added to this, I have a very active toddler. Miss L does not like to sit in her stroller. And she does not like to wait in lines. Miss L is that kid who hangs on every pole and shakes every chain in line. She prefers to run, jump, climb, dance, and spin. I have to make time for this in our Disney schedule.
In the end, after some trial and error, I found our new normal. Disney trips with my active toddler have become my new favorite. The excitement and joy on my daughter’s face makes all the extra work and planning worth while.
Tips for Touring the Disneyland Resort with an Active Toddler
Below, I have gathered all my best tips for touring the Disneyland Resort with an active toddler. I have proven these strategies time and time again during my monthly visits. I hope they help you and your little one have a great trip!
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Before getting started, you may be asking the question: Why Disneyland vs. Walt Disney World (WDW)? In a recent Parents magazine article they concluded that “the Disneyland Resort is better if you’re traveling with children ages 6 and under.” And, I completely agree. Disneyland is more compact. Everything is closer together so that means you will walk less and push a stroller less.
Plus, Walt Disney World has a lot more rides and attractions which can be over-whelming, especially when it comes to first-time planning. I think Disneyland is a great starter resort for young families.
Either way, I recommend lowering your expectations when traveling to Disney with a toddler and plan only 3-4 activities per day. You won’t see as many rides and attractions with a toddler as you would without one. If you get a chance to see more, that is great. But otherwise, this strategy helps prevent major disappointment and frustration.
I have gone on multiple trips to Disneyland where we make it on only one ride the entire day. And that is now okay with me. My daughter still has a great time because there is no stress to see and do everything.
The key to a great day at Disneyland with a toddler is to do a lot of preparation beforehand. Go to https://disneyland.disney.go.com and check out the park hours for the days when you will be visiting. Make note of which park has early entry. Also, make any dining reservations in advance. This is especially important if you want to eat at a character meal.
To minimize waiting in line at the beginning of your day (when your toddler is the most rested), I recommend purchasing tickets in advance. The Disney Store carries tickets. You can also buy discount tickets through AAA. If you live in Southern California, special passes for Southern California residents can often be found at local grocery stores.
Stroller and Diaper Bag
In addition, be sure to set up your stroller to maximize your toddler’s comfort. I recommend bringing your own stroller versus renting. I also recommend retrofitting your stroller with accessories that add comfort, extra storage, and sun protection.
It is also important to bring a back-pack stuffed with key items that will make your day go smoothly. The most important thing I pack is diapers, water and a few extra food items to supplement the meals we purchase at Disneyland. You can see everything else I pack here.
Disney does a good job of providing balanced meals for kids, but they lack variety for the under 3 crowd. They provide a lot of the same meal options across all the restaurants (think macaroni n’cheese, applesauce, and bananas).
I bring extra food to make my daughter’s meals more rounded and provide some variety. I usually bring Gerber mashed peas, Go-gurt, an avocado, an orange, humus, pretzels, cheese, and graham crackers for my 2-year-old. Having food on hand to quickly give a hungry toddler, makes all the difference if you want to enjoy a meal at a sit-down restaurant.
Tip: It is okay to bring outside food and drinks into both parks at the Disneyland Resort. Just don’t pack anything in a glass container as that is not allowed.
Security Screening with a Stroller
One final note about the backpack and stroller. If you are driving to the Disneyland resort and park in the giant Mickey & Friends parking structure. You will need to go through a security screening immediately after exiting the structure before getting on a tram.
Don’t pack things too tightly when you get out of the car. The security guards will ask you to open every pocket on your bags and check underneath the stroller. Be sure to leave any selfie sticks in the car as those are not allowed in the parks. (Note: After bag check, your toddler and the stroller will not go through the metal detectors. They will be held off to the side while all the adults in your party empty their pockets and go through the metal detectors.)
If you notice the lines to the security screening are huge, there is a path to the right of this area where you can walk to Downtown Disney instead of taking the tram. Any cast member can direct you. There is also signs. I usually choose to walk for the exercise and so I don’t have to pull my toddler out of her stroller 5 minutes after getting her strapped in. The lines for the metal detectors at the entrance of Downtown Disney are a lot less busy.
Tip: Walk to the front entrance of the parks from the Mickey & Friends parking structure instead of taking the tram. The total walk time is about 15-20 minutes. On a busy day, it can take longer to wait for the trams.
Toddlers and Trams
If you do decide to take the tram instead of walking, you can ride the tram without folding your stroller. There are two designated cars on each tram, one in the front and one in the back, that allows for strollers. Each car holds approximately 3 strollers. The lines for these cars can get long. You may have to wait for 2-3 trams (or more) to go by before boarding.
You do have the option to fold your stroller and ride in a normal car, but we have found that our stroller is too wide for those seats and thus it is uncomfortable. We prefer to wait for the larger cars because it is a better ride, especially with a toddler bouncing next to you. And it is nice to not have to unpack everything again!
On the trams, babies and toddlers cannot ride in the strollers. The must sit next to you or ride in your lap. My daughter loves riding on the tram. She gets to sit on the bench next to me like a big girl and feel the wind blowing through her hair. The tram is just as exciting as any other ride at the resort. It goes fast.
The tram is a great way to introduce your child to a ride before even stepping into the parks. It is also a way to entertain a tired child when leaving.
Best Play Areas for Toddlers
Since my 2-year-old is very active, we’ve learned it is best to let my daughter burn off energy before attempting to stand in a line or see a show. We visit the play areas inside Disneyland (DL) and Disney California Adventure (DCA) park first before we do anything else. It makes for an overall easier/much calmer day.
Here is how we rank all the play areas. We wish there were more!
- Redwood Creek Challenge Trail (DCA): It has multiple slides, a tunnel, a cave, suspension bridges, rope ladders, rock-crawling, and rope swings. My daughter loves both the little-kid and big-kid slides. I love how she has to run up stairs (many times) to get to them. This place is designed to tire out active kids, while still being peaceful for adults.
- Goofy’s House in Toon Town (DL): Goofy’s house and garden is geared for the younger toddler with a small slide and a few play structures, like a giant pumpkin. Kids can climb through or jump on top of the play structures. Children can also run into Goofy’s house and play on a piano. This place is starting to show its age but it still gets crowded so best to go early!
- Princess Dot Puddle Park in Bug’s Land (DCA): Kids love to get wet and this little splash area generates a lot of laughs. Be sure to bring a change of clothes. There are bathrooms right next door for changing.
- Animation Building (DCA): This is not listed as a play area on the map, but we still use it as a place to burn off energy. The animation building is full of giant screens that repeatedly play clips and songs from all the best Disney animated films. My daughter is mesmerized by the big screens. She also loves to sing and dance along. We can easily spend 30 minutes here letting our daughter dance in the open space. The best part is the room is indoors with cushioned couches so it is a nice break when the sun gets hot.
- Pirate’s Lair on Tom Sawyer Island (DL): At the time of this post, this island has been closed for over a year so my daughter has not had a chance to experience it yet. But when it re-opens in Summer 2017, I expect this area to jump to the top of our to-do list.
Best Rides for Toddlers
At the beginning of our Disney day, we always ask our 2-year-old what ride she most wants to see and we plan our day around that. For Miss L, it is usually Little Mermaid ride in Disney California Adventure park. So, we go to the Redwood Creek Challenge Trail first to burn off energy and then we head straight to the Little Mermaid ride. Luckily, they are close-by. We usually build time in our schedule to ride it more than once. This makes my daughter happy for the rest of the day.
Tip: If your toddler has a favorite ride that he or she is looking forward to, visit that ride first. Let them experience the fun while they are the most alert and rested. Plus, there is nothing worse than saving a ride for the end of the day and finding it closed.
One perk of the Disneyland Resort is babies and toddlers can go on most rides. They are allowed on all rides with no height restrictions. You can even wear your baby on the rides.
After trying most of the rides with no height restrictions, here are our top 5 favorites for each park:
Top 5 Disneyland Rides for Active Toddlers
- The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh – You can meet Pooh and friends when you exit the ride.
- Dumbo The Flying Elephant – Long wait for a short ride, but toddlers love it
- Casey Jr. Circus Train – Love searching for Elsa’s tiny ice palace
- King Arthur Carousel – Usually the shortest line in all of Fantasyland
- Peter Pan’s Flight – Very long wait times, arrive early.
When the Disneyland Railroad re-opens in 2017, I expect that attraction to bump out the Casey Jr. Circus Train in our list above. I can’t wait to take my daughter on her first official ride around the park. In the meantime, we occasionally hop on the Monorail for a similar thrill. Like the tram, my daughter views these attractions as rides that “go fast.”
You might be asking – why isn’t Small World on my list? I find my active toddler gets bored on this slow-moving boat ride and often puts her hands over her ears because of the music (it is on the loud side).
Snow White’s Scary Adventures, Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride, Pinocchio’s Daring Journey, and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland are all dark and scary for my 2-year-old but might be just the right speed for your 4-year-old, just depends on the toddler. I also find my toddler gets very antsy waiting in line for these rides. She doesn’t know the movies so she loses interest quickly.
Even though Roger Rabbit’s Car Toon Spin is in friendly Toon Town, this ride is dark and twisted. My daughter dislikes this ride, and I do too.
Tip: The Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage ride normally has a long wait and getting a baby or toddler down the steep submarine stairs can be daunting. We usually ask a Cast Member at the exit to the ride if we can visit the Outpost Station instead. This is a small room where you can see the same movie and characters (Nemo, Dory, Marlon, etc.) as shown on the ride but in a quiet space where your toddler has freedom to move around. There is usually no wait for this room even on a busy day. It’s also a private place to breastfeed for 15 minutes.
Top 5 Disney California Adventure Rides for Active Toddlers
- The Little Mermaid – Ariel’s Undersea Adventure – Fast loading ride
- Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree – Hold onto your little one as they will go flying across the seat. Guaranteed giggles.
- Flik’s Flyers – similar to the Dumbo ride
- Francis’ Ladybug Boogie – For the tots who love to spin and twirl.
- Toy Story Midway Mania – More for older toddlers who understand how to use 3D glasses and play video games
My daughter dislikes Monsters Inc. Mike & Sulley to the Rescue ride. She went on it once and then cried when we tried to take her on it a second time. She is not familiar with the monsters so they are scary. It’s also hard for her to see out of the ride vehicle. It is not worth a long wait in my opinion.
The new Luigi’s Rollickn’ Roadsters is very cute and fun to watch, but I think it caters more to adults than small kids. My daughter has a hard time seeing out of the ride vehicle. (Similar to a real car, she almost needs a car seat or booster seat for this ride.) She could not see the other cars dancing near us, which is the best part. The ride did generate some laughs during the spinning finale though.
Best Shows for Toddlers
The Disneyland Resort is known for its high-quality entertainment and shows. There are lots of options to choose from and most are not-to-be-missed. For an active toddler, I recommend the following:
- Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple at the Tomorrowland Terrace (DL): In this exciting stage show, kids learn how to use the Force to fight iconic villains (like Darth Vader) with a light saber. My daughter is more into Disney Princesses so we have not experienced this show yet. But according to family and friends, this show is not-to-be-missed if you have a Star Wars fan.
- Disney Junior – Live on Stage in Hollywood Land (DCA): This show has it all for toddlers. They get to see their favorite Disney Junior characters come to life including Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, and Jake and the Neverland Pirates. Plus, everyone sits on the carpet so little ones are free to jump, dance, sing, or lay down as they desire. There are also surprises that rain down on the crowd that kids go bonkers for. Overall, it is a fun show. (This show will be updated in May 2017 to “Disney Junior Dance Party” which will be a high-energy, live show experience that adds characters from new series like Mickey and the Roadster Racers and The Lion Guard.)
- Frozen – Live at the Hyperion (DCA): This show is a live re-enactment of the famous Frozen movie. If you have a toddler obsessed with Anna and Elsa, this show is a must-do. But it is also long – over an hour-long, which can be hard for a young tot. I have taken my 2-year-old to the show three times so far. We had to leave the theater early once. My daughter knows the Frozen songs so well she gets impatient waiting for them to start, especially Let it Go, and starts singing them early. If she is disturbing guests around us, I remove her from the theater. If your toddler can handle a movie at the movie theater, then they will probably be okay with this show.
I didn’t include Turtle Talk with Crush on this list because we can’t seem to make it through this show without leaving early. The slower pace, the conservation theme, and even some of the jokes are above my daughter’s head. She gets bored easily and starts poking the kids around her.
Is it worth waiting for the Nighttime Entertainment with a Tired Toddler?
I have a confession to make. I love the nighttime parades and fireworks at Disneyland, but I haven’t seen them in years. My 2-year-old can’t stay up that late yet, especially after a long day at the parks. The last time we tried to see the fireworks with her she fell asleep 5 minutes before they started! Sometimes I’m disappointed about it, but I figure it gives us a lot to look forward to in the future.
If you have an active toddler like me, I don’t think it is worth waiting for the nighttime entertainment. I think it is better to have your child go to bed on time per his or her normal night-time routine and feel good the next day. We save our energy for character meals, rides, and swimming during the day.
Right now, it’s really hard to secure a good viewing spot for the nighttime parade and fireworks at Disneyland park. People start saving spots 3 hours in advance! Watching the shows in huge crowds like this is just not for us at this time. If you are traveling in a large party where a few members are willing to save a bench, then I say go for it. Otherwise, I recommend booking a hotel room with a fireworks view and seeing them in the comfort of your PJs.
Tip: You can catch the fireworks from several spots in Downtown Disney. Our favorite is in front of Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen. There is also a great side view of the fireworks from the Mickey & Friends parking structure. Beware, the fireworks set off a lot of car alarms so it can get loud, especially if your little one is sleeping.
At Disney California Adventure Park, the World of Color show is better organized. You can get a FastPass for a viewing area so you don’t have to wait as long. Just know, your toddler will probably get wet watching this show. Some little kids love getting wet, others do not. Be sure to have a towel or blanket on hand to dry off. Once again, my daughter has not seen this show yet due to timing.
Disney California Adventure Park occasionally offers an afternoon Pixar parade which may be the best choice for your little one if they are not ready to stay up late.
Best Character Experiences for Toddlers
Since we started touring the Disneyland Resort with an active toddler, we have spent most of our time at various character experiences. For kids ages 6 and younger, the characters are very “real” and oh so magical. When they see a character walking around, you have to stop. In addition to restaurants and character meals, which I discuss below in the Restaurant section, Disney has lots of great locations sprinkled around the parks specifically for meeting Disney pals.
Here are our top 3 favorites:
- Fantasy Faire next to the Castle in Disneyland: You can walk-through the Royal Hall and meet three popular Disney Princesses. The nice part is each princess has her own reception area and you can interact with them 1:1. This is a nice setup for when your kid gets shy and needs a few moments to warm up.
- Winnie the Pooh & Friends in Critter country: This character meet and greet is tucked away in the corner of Disneyland near the exit of Splash Mountain. Once again, you can wait in line to see 3 characters at once. We have met Pooh, Tigger, and Eeyore at this location several times. One of our favorite memories also happened here. My daughter tried to give Winnie the Pooh her favorite Pooh doll to keep. It was so precious!
- Lighting McQueen and Tow Mater in Radiator Springs: If you have a little Cars fan, this is a must do, especially with the new movie (Cars 3) coming out this summer. Also, Radiator Springs can’t be found at Walt Disney World, it’s only at the Disneyland Resort. So, this might be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for some toddlers.
Overall, there are lots of great, unique places to meet characters, including visiting Mickey and Minnie in their interactive homes in Toon Town. Characters pop up all over the parks, and many have their own special spot.
New characters are introduced all the time too. For example, this summer there will be a chance to meet new Marvel Super Heroes, like Black Widow, in Hollywood Land. Can’t wait!
Tip: We have found the line to meet Olaf in Hollywood Land (next to Monster’s Inc. ride) to have the shortest wait. We head there for a quick distraction for our toddler when lines are long elsewhere.
To help your toddler get in the mood for meeting characters, have them dress in a cute costume matching their favorite Disney character. This makes pictures extra special too. You can find costumes and Disney Princess dresses at the resort, but they are expensive. I recommend buying at your local Disney store or online instead. Look for discounts after Halloween.
If you decide to dress your child in costume, be sure to bring a change of clothes. The costumes can get hot and itchy after a long day at the parks.
For your Disney Princess wannabe, there are two locations at the resort where kids can get their hair done to match their dress. Check out the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique in Fantasyland and Anna & Elsa’s Boutique in Downtown Disney. Reservations are highly recommended.
Another idea in lieu of costumes is Disney Bounding. What is Disney Bounding you ask? This is where people where normal clothes in styles and colors that match their favorite characters without wearing a costume. For example, if your toddler loves Snow White, you would then dress her in a blue shirt, yellow leggings, and red sweater.
This trend is catching on because adults can “dress-up” too without putting on a costume, which is not allowed at the resort. Regular clothes are also much more comfortable than a costume. Outside stores, like Target, Kohls, and Baby Gap, have also joined the fun with clothes lines inspired by the latest Disney movies, including Moana and Beauty and the Beast. People are getting super creative and you can find some great ideas on Instagram.
Best Restaurants for Toddlers
The Disneyland Resort offers a lot of delicious and unique food. There is both counter-service and sit-down restaurants to choose from. All the restaurants can accommodate young children as it is Disney after-all. I have eaten at most of the restaurants over the years, and I think two restaurants really stand-out as a great place to eat with active toddlers.
Top Choice – Lucky Fortune Cookery in Disney California Adventure
This walk-up counter service restaurant is my favorite place to eat at the Disneyland Resort with an active toddler. The chicken and brown rice kids’ meal comes with a GoGosqueeZ applesauce pouch, banana, and a milk. The chicken and rice are served in a tiny chinese-style take-out container just like mom and dad (versus the bag you get at most of the other restaurants). You can also order edamame which keeps my daughter entertained the whole meal trying to get the pods open.
In addition, there is lots of sitting options available surrounding this restaurant. We usually go straight across the walk-way into the Bourdin Bakery tour area. There are a few overlooked tables inside where you can watch the bread being made. It is great place to take a break from the hot sun.
We also like this restaurant because of its close proximity to a restroom, the baby care center, additional food choices, alcohol for adults, and ice cream. It is centrally located in the park as well.
2nd Choice – Rancho del Zocalo in Disneyland
Our 2nd favorite restaurant is also a walk-up counter-service restaurant that has lots of seating options and is centrally located. The food at Rancho del Zocalo is good and typical toddler favorites include chicken, rice, beans, chips, etc. We usually order my daughter the kids’ bean and cheese burritos. It is the perfect size for her small hands. These meals also come with a GoGosqueeZ applesauce pouch and milk.
If you are lucky, you might be able to snag a seat overlooking the trains arriving into the station at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. All toddlers love trains and waving at people passing by!
Tip: If you are looking for a healthy and refreshing snack for your little one, stop by Jamba Juice in Downtown Disney. They have 4 flavors available for kids in small cups that are perfect for little hands. We usually get our daughter a Jamba Juice right before stopping at Starbucks for our morning coffee.
There are a handful of character meals sprinkled throughout the resort, including one in each hotel. They are all similar experiences. Characters roam from table-to-table to hug guests and stop for photos. Food is typically served buffet-style.
I recommend making reservations to attend at least one character meal during your trip. Your toddler will be so star-struck they probably won’t eat. We like Disney’s PCH Grill at the Paradise Pier Hotel the best because it is the only meal at the resort where you can meet Mickey.
However, the Minnie & Friends – Breakfast in the Park at the Plaza Inn may save you time. When finished, you are already inside the park and ready for your next attraction. This keeps the magic going strong for little ones.
Your Toddler will love the Baby Care Centers
There are two Baby Care Centers at the Resort. One is in Disneyland, at the end of Main Street, next to the red corn dog-cart. The other one is in Disney California Adventure, in the center of the park, just past Cars Land and next to the Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop.
These centers have cool rest areas for kids, high chairs and microwaves, changing tables, small toilets for potty training kiddos, and private nursing areas. You can also buy supplies you may have forgotten or run out of like diapers, baby food, etc.
My 2-year-old is still in diapers but is learning how to use the potty. We make a stop at these centers at least twice per visit in order to change her diapers and to have her practice sitting on a little flushing potty. It is very convienent and clean. (There are diaper changing stations in restrooms throughout the resort, but the changing stations in the Baby Care Centers are cleaner, easier to use, and much more comfortable.)
We also let our daughter sit and watch the Disney movies playing in the lobby for a few minutes. Even toddlers need a break from the crowds and a moment to relax. She loves the toddler-size tables and chairs and a chance to watch her favorite characters.
The cast members in the Baby Care Centers are warm and welcoming. It is a lot like visiting grandma’s house (with free stickers instead of cookies). Sometimes we have a hard time getting our daughter to leave!
Downtown Disney and Shopping
When the crowds in the parks get unbearable, we usually take our toddler shopping. Miss L loves to wander around the stores and check out all the Disney gear. It is an excuse to get out of the stroller and stretch her legs. Her favorites are the toy section of Elias & Co. on Buena Vista Street in Disney California Adventure park and the huge Disney Princess area in the World of Disney store in Downtown Disney.
Downtown Disney also offers several stores that are attractions in themselves: the LEGO store, RIDEMAKERZ, and Build-a-Bear Workshop. The LEGO store setups areas out front for kids to build structures and race cars. This is great free entertainment. Some toddlers can spend all afternoon there 🙂
I think the best souvenir for toddlers currently at the resort are the light-up automatic bubble dispensing wands (affiliate link). You see kids with these all over the park, and many strollers emit a long stream of bubbles as they roll by you. These wands keep toddlers entertained for hours while in line or waiting for a parade to start. Be sure to pick up a bubble refill before you head home as these wands don’t work as well with other bubble solutions.
Tip: Balloons are one of the cheapest souvenirs at the Disneyland Resort. They are made of great quality and last a long time. We had ours for 30 days after we got home. If your balloon happens to pop at the Resort, bring the pieces to any balloon vendor and they will replace it for free.
A note about Hotels
If you don’t live local, I recommend staying in a hotel as close to the theme parks as possible. With an active toddler, it is great to be able to take a break in the afternoons and head back to the hotel for a nap and some swimming. This helps everyone re-charge before the nighttime adventures.
We’ve stayed in all three hotels at the Disneyland Resort as well as a few good-neighbor hotels. You basically pay for location and convenience. The closer you are to the parks, the more expensive the hotel.
We like Disney’s Grand Californian the best for its beautiful Arts & Crafts theme and private entrance into Disney California Adventure. (This hotel’s lobby, pool area, and rooms are being renovated, look at booking updated rooms towards the end of 2017.) The Disneyland Hotel has the best pool area and is close to the movie theater and entrance to the Monorail. Disney’s Paradise Pier hotel is the furthest away but has larger rooms (it can easily sleep 5 people). In the end, all three hotels immerse you in the magic.
In selecting a good-neighbor hotel, I would look for a quality room with a fireworks view and access to a decent pool. I recommend the following hotels from personal experience:
- Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Park – easy walk to the front entrance, near Mimi’s and Panera restaurants for breakfast, great pool area with slides and toddler splash zone
- Courtyard by Marriott Anaheim Theme Park entrance – easy walk to the front entrance, also near Mimi’s and Panera restaurants for breakfast, fireworks view from top floors, great pool area with water slides
- Hilton Anaheim (near the convention center) – awesome views of Disney California Adventure and fireworks on the top floors, more upscale hotel, beautiful lobby with a Starbucks inside, near the Anaheim Convention Center
Still Need Additional Information?
Well, that’s a wrap. Did I miss anything? If you have a great tip for touring the Disneyland Resort with an active toddler, please share in the comments below. I want this list to be as accurate as possible and I appreciate your perspective.
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