- January 1 - The original Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln closes at Disneyland Park.
- Spring - A new attraction, The Walt Disney Story, opens in the former location of Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln at Disneyland Park.
- June - A Brooklyn man drowns attempting to swim him and his younger brother across the Rivers of America at Disneyland Park.
- September 19 - The Carousel of Progress (opened 1967) closes at Disneyland Park. The show is moved to Florida and re-opened at Magic Kingdom in 1975. It is replaced in California by America Sings.
- Pack Mules Through Nature's Wonderland (opened 1955) closes at Disneyland to be replaced later on by Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.