Take a Full Tour of the NEW Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana Attraction, Gideon’s Bakehouse Temporarily Closed at Disney Springs, & More: Daily Recap (8/31/23)

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We bring you a lot of stories every single day. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up. So in case you missed anything from our feed, we have rounded up all our stories in one place to get the news at a glance. Here is your Daily Recap for Thursday, August 31, 2023. Walt Disney World EPCOT … Read more

Disney California Adventure Lands Re-Arranged, Former Pacific Wharf Locations Join ‘Performance Corridor’


As Pacific Wharf officially became San Fransokyo Square today, August 31, some other remnants of the old area have officially taken on a new designation in the Disneyland Resort app — permanently retiring the “Pacific Wharf” name in its entirety. Pacific Wharf Ends, Remnants Categorized in Performance Corridor The entire Golden Vine Winery complex, including … Read more

FIRST LOOK at the ‘Big Hero 6’ San Fransokyo Maker’s Market Gift Shop in Disney California Adventure

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San Fransokyo Square is open now at Disney California Adventure, and the “Big Hero 6” themed land now features the San Fransokyo Maker’s Market gift shop. San Fransokyo Maker’s Market Outside the Maker’s Market are banners featuring different bots with red Xs across them. The only bot without a red X is Hiro’s Megabot, the … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Meet Hiro and TALKING Baymax in San Fransokyo Square at Disneyland Resort

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Guests can now meet Hiro Hamada and a talking Baymax in San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure. Hiro Hamada and Talking Baymax Meet and Greet Pacific Wharf has now completed its transformation into the “Big Hero 6” inspired San Fransokyo Square. The Hamada Bot Shop, where the “Big Hero 6” team builds and innovates … Read more

PHOTOS: Updated Baymax Sipper Debuts in San Fransokyo Square at Disneyland Resort

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Pacific Wharf has officially become San Fransokyo Square, themed after “Big Hero 6,” and an updated version of the Baymax sipper has arrived. Baymax Sipper – $19.79 Like most sippers, Baymax includes your choice of fountain beverage. It is limited to two per person, per transaction and no discounts apply. A red straw sticks out … Read more

FIRST LOOK: Baymax & Hiro Meet and Greet Location Completed in San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure

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Guests visiting Disney California Adventure on August 30 were able to cross the San Fransokyo Gate Bridge into San Fransokyo Square for the first time ahead of the land’s official opening on August 31. They were greeted by new signage and decor upon arrival, with the Hamada Bot Shop, the setting of the new Baymax … Read more

REVIEW: Trying the Full Menu at Aunt Cass Cafe Featuring Soba Noodle Salad, Sourdough Bread Bowls, Japanese-Style Cheesecake, and More in San Fransokyo Square at Disneyland Resort

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Pacific Wharf has been transformed into the “Big Hero 6”-inspired San Fransokyo Square. Several dining venues debuted their new menus earlier this summer, but now that the land is officially opening on August 31, Aunt Cass Cafe has opened for a preview. The cafe is named after Hiro’s Aunt Cass, who is his guardian. In … Read more

PHOTOS: New San Fransokyo Square Signs Go Up, Travel Posters Appear, and More at Disney California Adventure

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With San Fransokyo Square officially opening in just four days on August 31, more final decorative touches are being added throughout the land at Disney California Adventure. Let’s take a look. New San Fransokyo Signs Installed These new signs can be found near Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop, hanging over the archway that previously … Read more

Baymax Bread Coming to San Fransokyo Square August 31

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At the end of August, Baymax Bread will be making its debut at San Fransokyo Square in Disney California Adventure as the Pacific Wharf area continues its transformation into the world of “Big Hero 6.” Baymax Bread This latest snack was jointly shared on Instagram by the official Disney Parks and Disney Eats pages. What’s … Read more

PHOTOS: Torii Gate Bridge Nears Completion, More New Signage Added in San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure

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With San Fransokyo Square’s opening date just a little more than a week away at Disney California Adventure, the last-minute touches are starting to appear throughout the land. Let’s take a look. Torii Gate Bridge Nears Completion Since our last update, it appears as though the Torii Gate Bridge in San Fransokyo Square is nearly … Read more

PHOTOS: Bakery Tour Silo Uncovered, More Decorative Paneling Added to Torii Gate Bridge for San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure

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With just 11 days until San Fransokyo Square opens at Disney California Adventure, work continues to add those final touches to the reimagined land. Bakery Tour Silo Uncovered After being covered in scrim since the beginning of August, the silo that stands tall above The Bakery Tour is now scrim-free and sporting new art. The … Read more

PHOTOS: Koi Fish Wind Turbine Installed Atop Rita’s Turbine Blenders in San Fransokyo Square

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The koi fish-shaped wind turbine has been installed atop Rita’s Turbine Blenders, one of the themed food and beverage locations in San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure. Rita’s Turbine Blenders The giant drink dispenser offers slushes and margaritas, which we already reviewed. It was previously known as Rita’s Baja Blenders. According to the land’s … Read more

New ‘Big Hero 6’ San Fransokyo Square Trash Cans Arrive at Disney California Adventure

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New San Fransokyo Square trash cans have arrived in Pacific Wharf as the Disney California Adventure land is re-themed to “Big Hero 6.” The new land will be completed by August 31 and include updated restaurants, a “Big Hero 6” shop, and a Baymax and Hiro meet and greet. San Fransokyo Trash Cans The trash … Read more

REVIEW: New Street Corn, Melon Cocktail, and More at Cocina Cucamonga Mexican Grill in San Fransokyo Square

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Cocina Cucamonga Mexican Grill has debuted their new menu as Pacific Wharf continues to transform into San Fransokyo Square. The “Big Hero 6” themed area will be completed on August 31, but venues have been making changes in phases. Cocina Cucamonga Mexican Grill The restaurant is still in the process of getting a new look, … Read more

REVIEW: New Slushes and Margaritas from Rita’s Turbine Blenders in San Fransokyo Square

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Rita’s Baja Blenders at Disney California Adventure has become Rita’s Turbine Blenders for the new San Fransokyo re-theme of the Pacific Wharf area. With this transformation, some new alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks have been unveiled for us to try. The stand will eventually have a large turbine on top. The margaritas have gotten an update … Read more

REVIEW: Pinwheel Chips, Japanese Rice Lager, and Hard Seltzer from Port of San Fransokyo Cervecería at Disney California Adventure

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The Port of San Fransokyo Cervecería in San Fransokyo Square opened today at Disney California Adventure and we tried its two new drinks, along with some garlic pinwheel chips. The former dessert window has become the new Karl Strauss location for the area. Other Karl Strauss ales and IPAs are also available. Food Garlic Pinwheel … Read more