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Diamond birthday: Disney turns 60 in California

Disneyland, California.
Disneyland, California. Image by Nani Leilani / CC BY 2.0

Disneyland in California turns 60 this year and officials are promising some suitably lavish celebrations. The park is the only one whose construction was personally overseen by Walt himself and has grown steadily since first opening in 1955. As part of its diamond anniversary there are plans to have a new light show and parade, starting in May this year. Read more: travelpulse.com