Carnation Plaza Gardens by Bryan Pugh (BryanPugh) on 500px.com

Aperture ƒ 6.3 | ISO 100 | 35 mm | 1/30 Exposure

It truly saddens me to know that Disneyland is going to bulldoze this beautiful and historic section of the park to make way for more princess merchandise and meet and greets.

I love certain corners of the park, and this one is a personal favorite. The bandstand has played host to Louis Armstrong, Count Basie and Duke Ellington. Not to mention the countless youth entertaining guests with music and the older ‘cutting a rug’ to swing bands. No doubt Walt Disney himself walked these grounds and stood on this stage.

It is a sad end to a fan favorite, and it will be missed.

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