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Hollywood Land in Disney California Adventure is dedicated to the glitz and glamour of Hollywood's Golden Age. The land is a bit of a mixed bag with something for everyone. Mickey's Philharmagic offers a fun Disney show that features a beautiful orchestral sound track. Monsters, Inc. Mike & Sulley to the rescue is an enjoyable dark ride that takes guests on a journey through Monstropolis. The Animation Academy provides art lessons so you can learn to draw your favorite characters. 

On the food side, the land offers some snack and drink stands along with lighter options like sausages at Award Wieners and Mexican cuisine at Studio Catering Co. Hollywood Land is the perfect place for visitors to immerse themselves in the magic of Hollywood while on their way to the more popular lands like Avenger's Campus.

Top 3 Things to do in Hollywood Land

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Ride Monsters, Inc Mike and Sulley to the Rescue
As the only ride in Hollywood Land, Monsters, Inc. Mike and Sulley to the Rescue, this one is the best by default. It's a great little ride though, with lots to see in the queue area. The interactive animatronic at the end is our favorite part!
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Grab a Shake at Schmoozies!
Schmoozies! is one of our favorite dessert places in Disney California Adventure because we love shakes! Their daily shakes are beautiful and tasty, but we also enjoy swinging by during festivals or holidays to check out their special treats!
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Draw at the Animation Academy
This relaxing activity helps you boost your drawing skills and lets you take home a nice souvenir for yourself or a family member! We love killing time at the Animation Academy between rides and meals. It rarely gets full, so there's no need to wait in line a long time before it opens.

Food & Drinks

Award Wieners
Sausages, Fries, Deserts
Price: $10 - $20
Award Wieners specializes in gourmet hot dogs, and offers a variety of delicious options, including vegetarian and plant-based options. The hot dogs are nicely size for a filling meal, or they can be split to make a savory snack for two or three people. In addition to hot dogs, visitors can also enjoy a range of sides, desserts, and drinks, making it a great stop for a quick and satisfying meal while exploring the park.
Fairfax Market
Fruit, Drinks, Snacks
Price: $5 - $10
Fairfax Market is a marketplace located in Hollywood Land at Disney California Adventure. The market offers a variety of grab-and-go snacks, drinks, and treats, including fresh fruits, bottled water, and soft drinks. Visitors can also find a selection of packaged snacks, chips, and candy, making it the perfect place to grab a quick snack or refreshment while exploring the park.
Hollywood Lounge
Drinks
Price: $5 - $15
Hollywood Lounge is a walk-up bar that offers a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, including beer, wine, cocktails, and specialty drinks. Visitors can also enjoy a range of snacks and small plates, such as soft pretzels and chicken wings, making it a great spot for a quick bite or a relaxing break. The line for this eatery can sometimes get fairly long though, so we recommend checking it out earlier in the day before it gets busy.
Schmoozies!
Milkshakes, Drinks
Price: $5 - $15
Schmoozies is a snack shop that specializes in serving up a variety of delicious smoothies/shakes, such as the PB&Jazz, which features peanut butter, strawberry jelly, and banana, as well as a range of other refreshing beverages, like cold brew coffee and milkshakes. They also offer a variety of pastries and baked goods. They're best known for their Mickey-shaped milkshakes, which are both beautiful and tasty!
Studio Catering Co
Mexican Cuisine, American Cuisine
Price: $10 - $20
Studio Catering Co is located in the back corner of Hollywood Land near the restrooms. It offers a variety of Mexican and American cuisine options that are more on the unique side, as well as the usual selection of drinks. The food here can bit hit-or-miss, which is likely why the line is never long. You can mobile order for this location though, so we recommend skipping the line and doing just that!

Rides & Attractions

INTENSITY LEVELS

Relaxing (Slow with Little or No Elevation Changes) | Mild (Slow to Moderately Fast with Potentially Higher Elevation)

Thrilling (Fast with Potential High Elevations & Loops) | Wild (Intense Speeds, Extreme Heights, and/or Loops)
Animation Academy
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Release your inner artist and learn to draw like a Disney animator at the Animation Academy. Guided by a professional artist, guests will get step-by-step instruction on how to create their own Disney characters. Whether you're an aspiring artist or just looking for a fun and creative activity, this is the perfect place to unleash your creativity and channel your inner Walt Disney. So, get ready to sketch, shade, and bring your imagination to life at the Animation Academy.
Disney Junior Dance Party
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Let your kids unleash their inner dancer at the Disney Junior Dance Party! They'll twirl, jump, and bop to the beats of DJ Deejay and Finn Fiesta, while shaking it off with Vampirina and Doc McStuffins. And while they're becoming stars on the dance floor, you can enjoy the cool and comfortable air-conditioned space of the party. It's the perfect way to keep your kids entertained and moving, while taking a breather and enjoying the festive atmosphere of the Disney Junior Dance Party.
Mickey's Philharmagic
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Mickey's PhilharMagic is a 3D musical spectacular that takes guests on a journey through classic Disney animated films. With stunning visuals, lively music, and beloved characters, this show is a must-see for families and fans of all ages. You'll hear "Be Our Guest", "Part of Your World", "You Can Fly" and so much more!
Monsters, Inc. Mike & Sulley 
to the Rescue
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Grab a taxi and head into the chaos of Monstropolis! There you will hear an emergency report for a particular missing human (a small one). Join Mike and Sulley as they try to get Boo back home before someone else finds her and throws the whole world into chaos.
Turtle Talk with Crush
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Turtle Talk with Crush lets guests have a chill conversation with everyone's favorite turtle! Crush's interactions with the crowd will have everyone laughing. His curiosity about the human world leads him to ask some thoughtful questions and made some insightful remarks. Since the interaction is differs from crowd to crowd, this is great experience to visit multiple times every trip!
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