|MiceChat Round Up|
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|This Weeks Top Story|
It’s the final edition of Dateline Disneyland! We’ve got a short and sweet final photo update for you today as Disneyland continues through the warm summer season without much breaking news. Star Wars construction continues behind-the-scenes and Disney is covering up sight lines and holes in construction walls that guests have been using to sneak peeks at the massive project. Meanwhile, a couple of projects continue in Downtown Disney. We wrap up this week’s update with a thank you and farewell note.
|All Things Disneyland|
We have news of a special 4th of July concert and also a preview of the upcoming Pete’s Dragon movie! ~ Aladdin
Matt’s May/June DLR Trip… A bunch of firsts…PIC heavy
whoever and family roadtrip to Disneyland, from Arizona, on Memorial Day. Here’s their complete trip report!
4th of July Concert at Disneyland 2016
Disneyland will have a special 4th of July concert this year. Look here for details!
Petes Dragon Sneak Peek coming to Disney California Adventure
The former Muppet Theater in DCA, will soon be showing previews of the new Pete’s Dragon Movie.
|Rumors and Armchair Imagineering|
What would YOU put in a Fantasy Land revamp/expansion?
The sky is the limit, what would you do if Disneyland decided to expand Fantasyland ? How would you shape that area? Discuss it here!
No Adult Costumes for Mickey’s Halloween Party?!
With the changes to costume guidelines earlier in the year, what will happen to costumes for Halloween for adults? Rumor has it that no adults can wear costumes.
|Podcasts & Videos|
MiceChat Podcast – Theme Park Wild West Gets Wilder:
Howdy partner! Best hang on to your hats and glasses, because this here is the WILDEST MiceChat podcast from Doug and Dusty yet! There’s some sad news, some things to get angry about, some things to marvel at and plenty of juicy rumors and gossip about the theme parks you love at Disney, Universal and Knott’s Berry Farm. We’ll use the magic lasso to transport you to the Wild West as Knott’s Ghost Town goes “LIVE”. This is our favorite show yet and we hope you share with your friends and family. Warning, this show is sassy, classy, and a bit gassy.
Mousetalgia: Celebrates the summer by welcoming Disney historian and author Jeff Kurtti back to the show today as we investigate Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room. Join us on the lanai as we reminisce about the history and development of this famous attraction, from its roots as a proposed Chinese restaurant through its present day acclaim with the recent resurgence in the popularity of Polynesian culture. Kurtti, author of “Walt Disney’s Imagineering Legends,” talks about the early days of WED Enterprises, the cultural trends that enabled the Tiki Room to succeed, and the famous Sherman Brothers song that ties the whole show together. Also – we unveil the secrets to some of Trader Sam’s most closely guarded drink recipes, and take a look at the grand opening of Shanghai Disneyland.
The SweepSpot: Interview with Dusty Sage of MiceChat: In this episode we welcome special guest Dusty Sage to our show. We have an interesting conversation about how and why Dusty became a Disney fan, and theme park fan. We talk to him about social media, Disneyland in the 90’s, future Disneyland, The Walt Disney Birthplace and more. Plus we have the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events.
Frozen Ever After Queue and On-Ride Photos
Hello, and welcome to a special Part 2 of this week’s Dateline Disney World. Today, we were planning on covering both Frozen Ever After as well as the new stage show at Magic Kingdom. But, due to extreme lines for Frozen, we’ll only be covering that today. Here we go!
Plus, don’t miss these other featured MiceChat columns!
- Fab News: Adventures, Affinity, Beauty, Secrets and Disney World
- MiceChat Podcast – Theme Park Wild West Gets Wilder
- Spring Falls Into Yosemite
- You’ve Got To Be Kidding: New Activities for Disney Park
- Ghost Town Alive! An In-Depth Look at Knott’s Berry Farm’s Newest Interactive Offering
- Universal Studios Hollywood – Major Expansion Announced
- Yesterland: Vintage Photos of Ghost Town at Knott’s Berry Farm
- Fab News: Rogues, Heroes, Guardians and Games
- Disney News Round Up: New Attractions and Parks
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