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Skull Island, Hulk & Sapphire Falls Open at Universal Orlando Resort

August 04, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Exciting days at Universal Orlando Resort, where a brand new King Kong ride and new hotel are now open. AND, as if that wasn’t enough, the Incredible Hulk coaster is just about to reopen to…

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Pigs of History and Titans of Entertainment

August 04, 2016 at 12:47 am | No Comments

Art for the kids, Muppet history lessons and a night at the Symphony with legends. There’s a little something for everyone today. AND, I’ll have a part two for you tomorrow as well. It’s like…

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Disney News Round Up: Smashing Diamonds

August 03, 2016 at 3:30 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up With Summer winding down, vacations and summer breaks are slowly coming to an end. Sadly, Disneyland has officially announced the ending of all Diamond Celebration spectaculars after Labor Day. The Fall season…

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Going Dark – All Diamond Celebration Disneyland Nighttime Spectaculars to End September 5th

August 02, 2016 at 4:21 pm | No Comments

Hot on the heels of the unpopular news that Tower of Terror is being closed at Disney California Adventure to make way for a new attraction, comes the disclosure that all three “Diamond Celebration” nighttime…

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Fab News: ‘Belas, Beauties, Beasts, Rogues and Monsters

August 02, 2016 at 6:04 am | No Comments

MiceChat Runners’ Deal at The Anabella Hotel! Okay, you all know that I am very #PRFriendly, but I am seriously happy to promote this special at Anabella for the upcoming runDisney events on Labor Day…

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Photo Update: The Ups and Downs of the Disneyland Resort

August 01, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

It’s August 1st and the dog days of summer are upon us. Disneyland’s attention is turning to the fall season and the huge crowds which descend upon the Resort with one-two punch of Halloween and…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 406: Disneyland trip planning questions answered

August 01, 2016 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Today, Team Mousetalgia answers your questions about your upcoming trips to the Disneyland Resort, including: Staying concierge level at Disneyland Resort hotels: yea or nay; the ins and outs of secret Disneyland marriages; Doubletree Suites…

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The Most Amazing Podcast with Disney Legend Bob Gurr and Featuring Tim Delaney

July 31, 2016 at 12:15 am | No Comments

Welcome to one of the most exciting shows in the history of the Disney Avenue Podcast. Today’s guest is no stranger to the Disney community and has always been a man on the move. For…

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A Taste of Orleans at California’s Great America

July 30, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

 When the Black Cat’s in town, it’s time to get down! - Dwight “Black Cat” Carrier After some tumultuous years involving Levi’s Stadium and rumors of the park’s very demise, the 40th anniversary of California’s Great…

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Yesterland: Independence Hall at Knott’s Berry Farm

July 29, 2016 at 6:34 am | No Comments

Hardly anyone noticed a significant milestone in theme park history earlier this month, on July 4, 2016—the Quinquagenary (50th anniversary) of Independence Hall at Knott’s Berry Farm. This isn’t a “Yester” article about something that’s…

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Star Wars News: Bail Organa, X-Wings And I-Beams

July 29, 2016 at 12:44 am | No Comments

This week, we visit our favorite Rope Drop destination, chew on some exciting movie news and see what’s going on behind the shields in Star Wars Land. Let’s lock our S-Foils in attack position! Star…

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Fab News: More Comic-Con Goodness and Disney Adventures

July 28, 2016 at 12:53 am | No Comments

Today we’ve got Cosplay, Midsummer, stuff from the floor, musicians, artists, Adventures and MORE! KEEPING SCORE WITH TELEVISION & FILM’S GREATEST COMPOSERS AT COMIC-CON 2016 Tyler Bates, too, teased the new Guardians of the Galaxy…

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Dateline Disney World – Epcot News, Photos & Frozen

July 27, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Starting August 1st, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will offer “ Disney Early Morning Magic.” Similar to the Magic Kingdom event that debuted earlier this year, guests will be given the opportunity to visit select theme park…

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Disney News Round Up: Tower of Terror changes and More

July 27, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up It’s official! DCA will transform the Tower of Terror into Marvels Guardians of the Galaxy-Mission Breakout! Announced this past weekend at Comic Con, this new reimagined ride experience will anchor a broader…

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Fab News: Just Back from Comic-Con

July 26, 2016 at 4:21 am | No Comments

San Diego Comic-Con fun. Lots to share with you today my dear readers. While I was out of town, some of my friends were at the PYLUSD Performing Arts Center, enjoying a spectacular musical treat. Musical…

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Disneyland Photo Update: Diamonds, Paint and DCA News!

July 25, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

This week we’re taking a look back on what the yearlong Diamond Celebration brought us as well as the attractions still in the park from opening day! We have big news on changes coming to…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 405: Conversations with Bob Gurr and Marty Sklar

July 25, 2016 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Listen to our exclusive interviews with WED Imagineers Bob Gurr and Marty Sklar in this episode of Mousetalgia, in our continuing coverage of the 2016 Pacific Northwest Mouse Meet. Gurr and Sklar both worked directly…

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The Sweep Spot # 187 Disneyland, and Disneyana Trip Report

July 24, 2016 at 1:00 am | No Comments

In this episode we are back from our big Disneyana weekend. We have plenty to talk about along with some live clips from Disneyland, and more. Plus we welcome author Joshua Shaffer of the book…

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Disneyland Paris Update – Peter Pan’s Flight, Massive Refurbishments and more

July 23, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello everyone, here is a little article for this weekend from Disneyland Paris, where there’s something new at Peter Pan’s Flight!  – Max (DLPwelcome) Main Street station has reopened to visitors after more than 6…

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Star Wars News: Celebration, Shopping and Construction

July 22, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

It was a big week in the Star Wars Universe. We got a bunch of great stuff from Star Wars Celebration, early news from Comic Con and a guide to Star Wars shopping at the…