Mickey Mouse weddings don't come cheap -5/18/05

Hong Kong's new Disney park on Wednesday began taking bookings for wedding parties with a Mickey Mouse theme at a price of nearly $1 500 (R9 600) per table of 12.

Already, more than 1 000 couples from Hong Kong and the region have asked about having their wedding parties in the theme park, according to Disney executives

All the wedding packages include a multitiered cake, Disney-themed background music and one night's stay at the Disney hotel. There are extra charges for appearances by Mickey and other Disney characters.