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The 3028: Theme Park History & Pop Culture Listory

The Thirty20Eight is a show about Theme Park History and Pop Culture Listory, with an emphasis on Disney. Matt Parrish is a media instructor and Kevin Quigley is an author and pop culture historian. Together, they work to celebrate and explore the history and legacy of themed entertainment.
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Now displaying: 2024
Jul 7, 2024

Matt and Kevin celebrate Donald Duck's 90th birthday with a look at the many looks of theme park Donald Duck.

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There's no better time to support the show than with a GLORIOUS 5-star review on the Apple Podcast App. Also, if you have the means, please support us financially (we are listener supported) with a donation via VENMO or PAYPAL.

If you need help with graphic design or ideas for a new business logo, see Kevin's portfolio HERE. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Jul 5, 2024

Matt and Kevin celebrate summer this week as they relive punny and ridiculous moments from the long-forgotten, yet beloved, Country Bear Vacation Hoedown at Disneyland and WDW.

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Help keep the show on the air with a small or large donation at VENMO or PAYPAL! Donations go toward research and authentic texts, audio recordings for the show, and show-hosting costs. Support the people who bringing you the (pineapple) juice during SEASON 8!

If you're in need of help with your graphic design, business or podcast logo, check out Kevin's portfolio HERE and sign up for a free, no-obligation quote!

Jun 27, 2024

Matt and Kevin count down and tour the best Disney attraction walk-throughs here and abroad.

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As we continue on with Season 8, we invite you to support the show with GLORIOUS 5-star reviews on the Apple Podcast App, OR you may leave a monetary donation through VENMO or PAYPAL.

If you have a podcast or business and are looking for graphic design or art, check out Kevin's PORTFOLIO. You can also receive a free, no-obligation quote through the link. 

Enjoy!

Jun 10, 2024

Matt and Kevin explore the history of the Monster Sound Show, ABC Sound Stage Show, Path of the Jedi, and Mickey and Minnie Shorts Theater at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

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Thank you so much for supporting the 3028 for EIGHT SEASONS! There's no better time than now to leave a donation for the show. The 3028 is listener supported, so all costs and fees associated with the show fall on the hosts who would love your love and support. You can live a donation via PAYPAL or VENMO at any time.

Also, if you're in need of graphic design or graphic art, contact show host Kevin HERE to set up a free, no obligation consult. You can also see Kevin's portfolio via the link.

May 23, 2024

Matt and Kevin explore the unique history of Nintendo, from Japan to the United States.

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The 3028 is currently LISTENER SUPPORTED! The best way to support the show is with a donation to Venmo or Paypal. Proceeds help host the show, purchase historical texts, fund research, and keep the show archives open.

If you're in need of graphic art or design, check out Kevin's portfolio HERE and schedule a free, no-obligation quote!

 

May 14, 2024

Matt and Kevin tour Disney theme parks and identify Goofy scenes, attractions, and settings!

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A quick reminder that the 3028 is LISTENER SUPPORTED! There's no better time to leave a 5-star review on the Apple Podcast App. You can also donate to the show via PAYPAL or VENMO

If your small business or podcast needs graphics or logos, contact Kevin Quigley for a free, no-obligation quote. See his portfolio HERE.

May 7, 2024

Matt and Kevin look back on the 35th anniversary of the Disney-MGM Studios and explore Super Soap & Star Wars Weekends! 

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The 3028 is listener supported! Thank you so much for downloading and listening to the show. If you'd like to make a donation to support us, please leave what you can via VENMO or PAYPAL.

If you need graphic art or design for your business startup or podcast, Kevin can make it happen! Check out his portfolio HERE and get a free, no obligation quote anytime.

Apr 30, 2024

Matt and Kevin tour Disney theme parks and point out Unhidden Mickeys that help set the scene for attractions and lands.

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It's never a bad time to support the show with a 5-star review on the Apple Podcast App. Also, you can support us monetarily at VENMO or PAYPAL any time of day or year! 

If you need graphic design work for your podcast or business, visit Kevin Quigley Design to see Kevin's portfolio. If you can dream it, he can design it!

Apr 22, 2024

Matt and Kevin kick off Season 8 with a trip to the 1964 World's Fair and showcase their season series.

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Thank you so much for listening to the 3028 as we kick off Season EIGHT! Whaaat?! To support the show, you can leave us a 5-star review on the Apple Podcast App. We also accept monetary support (if you can) via Venmo and Paypal.

If you love our show logos and would like to commission Kevin for graphic art or design, you can contact him HERE and check out his portfolio.

Apr 7, 2024

Kevin, Matt, and Turkey Leg Jeff tour the most recent updates at Epcot and cruise the mighty Sassagoula River to Port Orleans French Quarter.

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As we close out our hiatus and return to regularly scheduled programming, we want to remind you that the 3028 show is LISTENER SUPPORTED! If you can make a monetary donation, please do so. You can support the show via PAYPAL or VENMO.

If you need podcast art or graphics for your latest business idea, commission Kevin Quigley to create your logo or artwork. Click here to see Kevin's portfolio. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it.

Apr 1, 2024

Matt and Kevin dive into SUPER WEIRD early Epcot shows, featuring Splashtacular!

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Right now is a great time to support the 3028 as we prepare for Season 8! You can leave a donation via PAYPAL or VENMO at any time. Donations go toward show hosting, server space, show equipment, research material, and more!

If you're in need of graphic art for your podcast or business, Kevin is taking commissions NOW! Click HERE to see his portfolio. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Mar 25, 2024

Matt and Kevin explore the history of Disney's Videopolis - East, West, and Beyond!

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As we roar toward Season 8 of the 3028, we hope you'll help us reach our goal of $3028! We continue to be listener supported on the 3028, and you can help support the show via a donation through Venmo or Paypal.

Kevin Quigley is also taking commission on graphic art. You can see his portfolio HERE, and he can help design your next business or podcast logo!

Mar 17, 2024

Matt and Kevin examine the long history of Cedar Point Park in Ohio, the oldest theme park on American soil.

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As we prepare for Season 8 of the 3028, we want to thank you for supporting the show with 5-star reviews on the Apple Podcast App and monetary donations. We know there are many Disney podcasts, so we sincerely appreciate your listenership and support.

You may leave a donation via Paypal HERE or visit our donation box at Venmo HERE.

If you're in need of graphic art or design, Kevin is now taking commissions HERE, where you can also view his portfolio. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Mar 10, 2024

Matt and Kevin look at the latest updates inside Epcot and tour Walt Disney World during the 2024 Festival of the Arts.

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Thank you so much for supporting the 3028 with your donations and 5-star reviews. We are currently LISTENER SUPPORTED on the 3028, and we would be forever grateful for a monetary contribution to the show and our research. If you can spare it, we accept any donation at Paypal or Venmo. We are currently shooting for $3028 as we steamroll toward Season 8.

Also, if you looking for graphic art or design for your podcast, business, or hobby, check out Kevin's portfolio HERE. He is currently accepting commissions for graphic art. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Mar 3, 2024

Matt and Kevin examine the unexplored history of Walt Disney World's Resort TV Channel!

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The 3028 continues to be listener supported. Thank you so much for your donations and reviews. As we approach Season 8, we are hoping to raise $3028 for all of the accessories that make the show possible (server space, equipment, storage, Diet Dr Pepper). If you can make a donation, please visit Paypal or Venmo. Any amount is ok, and we thank you so much for supporting our efforts.

Also! If you need graphic design work for a podcast or business, see Kevin's portfolio HERE. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

 

Feb 25, 2024

Matt and Kevin look back on 300 episodes of the Thirty20Eight and look ahead to Season 8!

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As we look forward to Season 8 of the 3028, we hope you'll consider supporting our efforts monetarily if you can. We're trying to raise $3028 for Season 8, which is only a $30 donation from 100 listeners (easy peezy!). If you can help us reach our goal, please donate to either VENMO or PAYPAL.

Kevin is also taking on new commissions at Kevin Quigley Design! If you need a logo or podcast art or any number of graphic design needs, please see Kevin's portfolio at the link. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Feb 19, 2024

Matt and Kevin celebrate THREE HUNDRED episodes with a look at bad Disney theme park puns!

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Thank you so much for supporting the show for the last seven seasons. We are LISTENER SUPPORTED and donations keep the show alive. If you can, please donate at VENMO or PAYPAL.

Co-host Kevin Quigley is taking commissions right now for graphic design. If you need a logo or podcast art or any graphic work for your business, click HERE to see Kevin's portfolio and receive a free, no-obligation quote. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Jan 28, 2024

Matt and Kevin continue their annual tradition discussing one of Disney's worst ever attractions. This year, The Legend of the Lion King in Fantasyland is surveyed with surprising conclusions!

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As we wrap Season 7 of the 3028 show, we want to extend gratitude and thanks to all who donated, left 5-star reviews, and participated in the show. We can't thank you enough for your generosity.

If you've never made a donation to the show, why not now as we approach 300 episodes. You can make a donation through PAYPAL or VENMO at any time. Any amount is accepted. No amount is required.

You can also help support our efforts by commissioning host Kevin Quigley for your next graphic design project. Kevin is taking commissions right now, and you can receive a free, no-obligation quote by clicking HERE. You can also click the link to tour some of Kevin's previous graphic design work for various businesses and podcasts. 

Jan 26, 2024

Matt and Kevin conclude their summer series on Disney's Animal Kingdom with a look at Nahtazu to now. How has Disney's Animal Kingdom park evolved over 25 years and where is it headed?

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Thank you to all of our great listeners in the United States and beyond. We are so fortunate to have passionate friends and listeners who download our shows and make us part of their lives. Thank you!

If you want to help support the show, you can send a monetary donation to Matt and Kevin via VENMO or PAYPAL.

If you need help designing a cutting edge logo for your podcast, business, or passion project, please reach out to Kevin for a no-obligation consult HERE!

Jan 17, 2024

Matt and Kevin explore the history of McDonaldland Playlands, unique McDonalds locations, and all your friends from the McDonaldland fantasy world, including Ronald, Grimace, Birdie, Hamburglar and more!

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As we move to conlude our seventh season of the 3028, we thank you for your support through the last several years. We are, as we note during the show, listener supported, so we would absolutely love your monetary donation. If you want to support our efforts, you can leave a donation via PAYPAL or VENMO.

If you or your friends are looking for new or updated graphic design for a hobby or business, Kevin is now taking commissions HERE. You can submit your idea and receive a free, no-obligation quote. If you can dream it, Kevin can design it!

Jan 8, 2024

Matt and Kevin reach the penultimate episode of their summer series with a look back on the first decade of Disney's Animal Kingdom, including first expansions in Asia and DinoLand and first closures.

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We thank you immensely for being part of the 3028 family. From our start as the weird little listory show with the weird little name to how we've grown, we couldn't do it without your love, interaction, and support. You can always support the show with a review on the Apple Podcast App. Super Easy. 5-stars if you please!

And you can support us monetarily. We are listener supported, so you can leave a donation through VENMO or Paypal at any time.

Kevin is also taking commissions HERE for graphic art and design. If you can dream it, Kevin can create it! See what he has created for small businesses and podcasts right now in the gallery.

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