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Restoring the Magic of the Walt Disney Birthplace: Let’s Start Some Good

October 23, 2014 at 3:00 am | 1 Comment

We have a very exciting update regarding The Walt Disney Birthplace project . . . Phase One of the actual restoration has begun! We first reported about this project late last year. Since then, the…

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Four Seasons Walt Disney World with Food Allergies

October 23, 2014 at 2:00 am | No Comments

We decided to check out the new Four Seasons resort at Walt Disney World recently to see how they handled food allergies.  The resort itself is beautiful with palm trees, plush furnishings, scenic views and…

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Disney Avenue Podcast – The Halloween Edition

October 22, 2014 at 9:09 pm | No Comments

On this special Halloween edition of the Disney Avenue Podcast, host Keith Michael Mahne interviews famous psychic medium to the stars Michael J. Kouri. Michael has some VERY interesting stories to share with us and you’ll particularly…

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Dateline Disney World – Magic Kingdom News and Photos

October 22, 2014 at 3:00 am | 10 Comments

This week, we return to the Magic Kingdom to take a look at what’s happening at the park. That’s it for this week! If you appreciate what we do here and would like to support…

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Fun Tips for Halloween From an Imagineer

October 22, 2014 at 2:00 am | 3 Comments

Have you ever wanted to learn something from a person you admired and were met with a curt comment? Me too. I get so frustrated, as I love to learn. However, I find that when I…

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Disney News Round Up: Hatbox Ghost Returns!

October 22, 2014 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Disneyland 60th plans, Magic Bands, and all the O-Zell soda you can drink!  That is just some of the wonderful fun in today’s MiceChat Round Up of Disney and theme park news and information this…

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MiceAge Update: Return of the Hatbox Ghost

October 21, 2014 at 3:00 am | 68 Comments

We have a mini MiceAge update for you today with some really big news. The Disneyland Resort has had some very busy weeks lately, with the popular Halloween Time season playing to Anaheim’s two key…

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Rail Trip to the Walt Disney Family Museum

October 21, 2014 at 2:00 am | 8 Comments

To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Walt Disney Family Museum, a group of intrepid Disney fans took to the rails to make an experience out of the event. On board, we had a great…

Communicore Weekly – 1973 WDW Vacation, Artemis Fowl, Barbershop, I Crane

October 21, 2014 at 12:27 am | 2 Comments

Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about 1973 WDW Vacation, Artemis Fowl, Barbershop, and I Crane! DISNEY HISTORY! – Jeff and George travel to 1973 for a vacation…

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Disneyland Resort Holiday Switcheroo and Rosie’s Dough

October 20, 2014 at 3:00 am | 49 Comments

Happy Monday Morning folks! Andy Castro and Dateline Disneyland are on vacation today, but In The Parks is here to deliver the week in Disneyland and Disney California Adventure news. It’s a small world is getting its holiday…

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Vacationland – Camping at Walt Disney World in 1973

October 20, 2014 at 1:00 am | 6 Comments

Walt Disney World Vacationland was a magazine published three times a year and distributed throughout hotels, motels and restaurants in Georgia, Alabama. Louisiana and Florida. Although it was a Disney publication, they presented articles and advertisements…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 313: Ryman Arts Fundraiser, a trip to Chili John’s

October 20, 2014 at 12:01 am | 1 Comment

Mousetalgia reports on “An Affair of the Art,” the Ryman Arts annual fundraiser held at the home of Disney Legend Marty Sklar, which raises funds to help offer art training to high school students. This…

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Tim Grassey: MyMagic+ and the Myth of Convenience

October 19, 2014 at 3:00 am | 63 Comments

My wife and I recently returned from a great trip to Central Florida, and while it’s late to the game, I wanted to share my general observations about MyMagic+. We had experienced pieces of it…

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Top five things to do in Historic St. Augustine

October 19, 2014 at 2:01 am | 6 Comments

Four hundred and forty nine years ago, a small expedition led by Pedro Menéndez de Avilés landed on the western shore of the Matanzas River and founded a settlement known as St. Augustine. This settlement …

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George and Jeff Review Marc Davis Walt Disney’s Renaissance Man

October 18, 2014 at 3:00 am | 3 Comments

George: Disney has been releasing one flagship title a year through it’s publishing imprints. Surprisingly, we’ve seen a few in 2014, including a look at Little Golden Books, a Mary Blair reprint (and update) and…

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Coasting Above Lake Erie at Cedar Point

October 18, 2014 at 2:01 am | 5 Comments

A Day by the Bay Lake Coasting above Lake Erie at Cedar Point by Marc Ricketts When I’m writing about destinations near the San Francisco Bay, they are usually places with which I’m familiar, and…

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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #112 – Diagon Alley Roundtable Part 2

October 18, 2014 at 12:20 am | No Comments

Welcome back Universal fans. On this show Darren, Nina and Gregory talk to Lee and Tracey about the food and drink, entertainment and Interactive wands inside the new Universal Studios Florida attraction Diagon Alley. They…

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Knotts Berry Farm Fall Fun and Park News

October 17, 2014 at 3:00 am | 13 Comments

Knott’s Berry Farm is in full haunt swing.  But that isn’t all that is going on at this classic Southern California Theme park.  There is the kid-friendly Camp Spooky that children can enjoy during the…

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Universal Orlando Halloween Horror Nights 24 Thrills

October 17, 2014 at 2:00 am | 4 Comments

The dark veil of Halloween Horror Nights has descended yet again on Universal Studios in Orlando. For the past twenty-four years around Halloween time, Universal has turned their parks into nightmare fuel to scare, shock…

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Walt Disney Birthplace – Restoration Underway

October 16, 2014 at 8:37 pm | 5 Comments

Perhaps you remember the story. Around ten months ago, two theme park professionals announced they had purchased the house in Chicago that was Walt Disney’s birthplace and childhood home, with the goal of restoring it…