News + Events


DEC 2019
Autographed and inscribed paperback copies of the second edition of “Going To Disneyland” are now in stock! Visit the Buy the Books page to get yours in time for holiday gift giving…


NOV 2019—Shannon will have a table at Mouse Con in Concord, CA Nov. 3rd! Stop by to shop her Etsy goodies LIVE and in person…

ETSY NEWS!–There are now Happiest Snacks and Wonder Land Fandanas in the Etsy shop! Coming soon…the first limited edition Fandana! It will be white with red ink and will be a Mary Poppins theme…Visit Etsy here!

NOV 3 & 4, 2018—Author Shannon Laskey will have a table at the Dapper Day Expo in the Disneyland Hotel with all of her books for sale – & more!
For more info about this event

OCT 2018—The brand new edition of “Going To Disney California Adventure” is now available for purchase!!! Hop to the BUY THE BOOKS page to buy a copy directly from the Author Shannon Laskey.

ETSY NEWS!—The brand new Going To Guides Pirates Fandana bandana will debut at the Dapper Day Expo! After the show it will be added to the Etsy shop. If you’re not going to Dapper Day and would like to reserve your Fandana, email Shannon at
Visit to see other goodies currently in stock!

OCT. 2018
—Stay tuned for an exciting giveaway with Serena of Living By Disney. Check out her website at

May 2018—Thank you for participating in the giveaway for the Magic Kingdom book and Fandana with blogger extraordinaire Keiko Lynn! Congrats to winner Victoria @paper_fox!
Be sure to check out Keiko’s fun life, style and beauty tips at!

Dec 2017—The Christmas With Marie Giveaway on Instagram for members of the Going To Guides Fan Club. If you or someone you know likes Marie from Aristocats, you won’t want to miss this one!

GTG December Giveaway—Congrats to lucky winner Alex @lexusfadrizzle on Instagram! In this popular contest, contestants win a surprise Christmas gift themed to their favorite Disney character. Alex’s favorite character is Pocahontas!

The GTG Contributing Artists Giveaway—Congrats to fellow artist Elizabeth Flores for winning 26 amazing prizes from 17 Contributing Artists!

The Going To Guides Art Contest—Thanks for your votes! The winner will be announced Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Aug 2017—Don’t miss Disney Legend and Imagineer (and Going To Guides Art Contest Judge) Rolly’s Crump’s Art Show Reception Sat, Aug. 26 at the Oceanside Museum of Art. Get your ticket here. Author Shannon Laskey will be there with her tiki dress on!

Aug 2017—Shannon will be on Team Magic Kingdom Mamas in the CHOC Walk in the Park. Like to donate to help the Children’s Hospital of Orange County? CLICK HERE and thank you!

Thank you to Keiko Lynn and Oh You Pretty Things for an awesome book + goodies giveaway! Congrats to winner Cassandra @cassandra.anastasia!

Thank you Magic Kingdom Mamas of Instagram for hosting a fun Book Giveaway!

Thank you for participating in the “Going To Disneyland” Giveway on Instagram!

The lucky winner was @SarahInACupcake!

Congrats and thanks to everyone who entered!

Thank you for participating in the @DisneyLifestylers
Book & Goodies Giveaway!

The lucky winner was @disneyvault

Congrats and thanks to everyone who entered!

Thank you for participating in the GTG 1K Giveaway!
The lucky winner was @Ally_040
Stay tuned for more fun giveaways coming soon…

Thank you for participating in the Going To Disneyland Giveaway co-hosted by Going To Guides, TeamSparkle and Magic Kingdom Mamas!
We had over 650 entries.
The lucky winner was @MissHoneyOneLove

Congrats, lucky lady and thank you to everyone who joined in the fun!

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Book Cover Photos by Official Going To Guides photographer Dave DeCaro