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Annual Pass Prices Increase at Disneyland and Walt Disney World – February 2017

Early Sunday morning, Disney Parks and Resorts increased prices and have altered their existing Annual Pass programs for both Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. Let's dive into the changes for each resort: Disneyland Resort Passes Rumors indicated executives would begin dismantling the payment-plan for Annual Passes this February. However, at the last minute, executives got cold feet and decided not...

Star Wars Land News: ??/??/2019

Star Wars Land will open in 2019. But that isn’t the biggest bombshell dropped in Star Wars Land News this week. We have some breaking news, a bunch of questions and an interesting theory. Strap yourself in…we’re in for a bumpy ride! //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js // "Star Wars-Themed Land" In 2019 Well…we have a date. Or…more like a narrowing. A...

Yesterland: Disneyland Hotel’s Vacationland RV Park

Recreational vehicle parks aren’t always in the best location. Consider the run-down campgrounds next to train tracks at a distant edge of town. Prepare to be delighted by Disneyland Hotel’s Vacationland Recreational Vehicle Park. It’s possibly the best located RV park in the world. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Disneyland Hotel’s Vacationland RV Park   When you are done reading, please leave your...

Disney’s Freaky Friday Musical Arrives at La Jolla Playhouse

Disney has released a preview of a song from the brand new "Freaky Friday: A New Musical," which is currently playing at the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego. The track is off of the upcoming soundtrack for the musical which will be released on March 17th: Freaky Friday Musical Album Preorders Available HERE . Here's a preview of the song “No...

Disney News Round Up: Disney California Adventure Turns 16

  Welcome to the MiceChat news Round-up! Hiya folks and welcome to this week’s Disney news round up! Did you know that Disney California Adventure opened on this date in 2001? Back then the park had a different name . . . "Disney's California Adventure." Look the same to you? They removed the 's in 2005. // DCA...

Disneyland Photos & Rumors: Annual Pass Changes & Park Updates

Welcome back to the Disneyland Resort, today we look at all the changes and refurbishments going on during this slow season. So grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and enjoy your Disneyland Photo Update. // Let's start off with a rumor that will make some of you very happy and upset others. RUMOR PATROL - This...

Mousetalgia Podcast 433: Disney book reviews, listener questions

Team Mousetalgia reviews two new books this week. First, we discuss "B-1st" by Disney artists Retta Scott and Woolie Reitherman, and we take a close at this interesting World War II-era proposed children's book that never made it to publication - until 2016. We examine the exquisite art and cultural mores evidenced in this in-progress project that was never...

Disneyland Paris – Disney Stars On Parade Concept Art

Disneyland Paris 25th anniversary starts March 26, 2017 and we have some fun news for you about the upcoming parade.  -  Max The novelty of the day is the release of concept art, models and images of floats for the new Disney Stars on Parade. The units in the new parade are: 1. Discover the Magic (La Fée Clochette, Mickey...

The Sweep Spot # 201 Disneyland 1967 with Jim Korkis

In this episode we welcome back Disney historian and author Jim Korkis. We discuss the new offerings Disneyland had in the year 1967, including the new Tomorrowland, and Pirates of the Caribbean. This is a great look at both these areas and we know you will learn something new. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Current events. For show...

Rocky Mountain National Park: Colorado Clockwise Part 4

Like many readers here at MiceChat, we take a lot of park centric vacations. In 2016 that was certainly true, but our objectives weren’t theme parks, but National Parks, specifically, the four park’s of Colorado. Let’s get underway with part four and the conclusion of this adventure. Part one (Sand Dunes) can be found HERE Part two (Mesa Verde)...

Universal Studios Hollywood: Lunar New Year and Park Photos

Welcome to a Lunar New Year edition of Dateline Universal Studios Hollywood. Universal invited me out to cover their Lunar New Year festivities. I used my extra time to get reacquainted with the changes to the park. I haven't actually visited Universal Studios in Hollywood since sometime before 2012 (I did visit Universal Orlando quite a bit while I...

Marvel Land News: Looking Ahead

Star Wars isn’t the only big thing taking shape at the Disneyland Resort. This summer we get our first Marvel attraction in a domestic Disney Park in the form of Guardians Of The Galaxy: Mission Breakout. And we are getting word of a Marvel Street Party moving into the Hollywood Backlot as well as news about a new coaster....

Yesterland: Bountiful Valley Farm, Presented by Caterpillar

Welcome to Bountiful Valley Farm, Presented by Caterpillar, a “tribute to the abundance and diversity of agriculture in California.” Other theme parks have attractions with pirates or submarines. But where else can you find an attraction with full-size farm equipment? Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Bountiful Valley Farm, Presented by Caterpillar   When you are done reading, please leave your comments below....

A Celebration of Harry Potter Casts its Magic on Universal Orlando

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Universal Orlando! This week we journey to Universal Orlando and enjoy the Celebration of Harry Potter festival that happened over the weekend.   // //z-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/onejs?MarketPlace=US That wraps up this week's column. What do you all think, would this celebration be a fun event to attend? Excited for Mardi Gras this year? Let us know in the comments...

Disney News Round Up: Royal Street Prices and More Crowds!

  Welcome to the MiceChat news Round-up! The animated classic Sleeping Beauty debuted this week in 1959. Though the Castle at Disneyland was originally supposed to be Snow Whites Castle, the Imagineers felt that re- naming it Sleeping Beauty's Castle would help promote the upcoming Disney film. This week’s Roundup has all the latest news and updates including all the fun from...

Kevin Yee: Is Disneyland’s 21 Royal Street Worth $15,000?

"Add a zero." In my mind's eye, that's how the conversation ended between high-ranking Disney executives, when trying to decide if they have pushed the boundary far enough, if they have TRULY tested charging "what the market will bear." In itself, there's nothing evil in this thought experiment. If you're a business, you really do want to find optimal pricing....

Disneyland Photo Update: Past, Present and Future

Happy Monday everyone! This is Darth Daver checking in with this week’s Disneyland Photo Update. The Great Storm of 2017 has passed and this weekend the clouds have parted and the sun has shined on MiceChat’s Anniversary weekend. We’ll be taking a look at the Events this past weekend, a quick trip around the parks today and a peek...

Disney Cruise Line’s Marvel Day at Sea Gets Even Better for 2017 and 2018

While Star Wars Day at Sea continues to blast off aboard the Disney Fantasy for 2017, the Disney Cruise Line is preparing for its next set of theme cruises – Marvel Day at Sea – this coming fall and now also in 2018 as well. This year, the Disney Magic will host superheroes and villains departing from New York,...

Star Wars Land News: What’s In A Title?

Welcome to another edition of Star Wars Land News! This week we’re going to look at a movie title, the title of Disneyland’s seasonal promotion and construction of a new land that really doesn’t officialy have a title - I have some thoughts on that! But first, the big news this week is… The Last Jedi With only eleven months to...

Yesterland: Real Norway & Epcot’s Norway

Yesterland looks at Norway — the real country and the Epcot World Showcase pavilion — with comparison photos that show surprising similarities. Even the Epcot enhancements of 2016 are grounded in authenticity. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Real Norway & Epcot’s Norway   When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.