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Disneyland Update: It’s All About The Candy Canes

It's a post-turkey MiceChat Disneyland Update. We sure do hope you had a happy Thanksgiving. I spent the day at Disneyland and it was quite enjoyable. While busy, it wasn't packed. But we spent most of our time doing the sorts of things that don't generally get long lines . . . and we used Fastpass a couple times as...

Mousetalgia Podcast 475: Disneyland tips, listener questions

It's a Mousetalgia mailbag! Topics include: DisneyLife, Disney's answer to Netflix, is launched internationally, and we have a user's review; a first trip to the Disneyland Hotel - is it worth the money? We discuss the benefits to staying on property; brief thoughts on writing biographies; Disneyland VIP tours - the ins and outs; raising Disney kids; a listener...

Disney News Roundup: A Week of Celebration and Regret

Welcome to the MiceChat Disney News Roundup! All of us at MiceChat hope you had a great Thanksgiving! We are so thankful for you and your support. The past week in Disney news was filled with highs and lows. Breaking news about John Lasseter was a terrible way to start the week, but updates from Disneyland and Disney World were filled...

Holiday Cheer at California’s Great America Winterfest

Like most, after overindulging on a Thursday feast, I'm ready for some sort of frozen activity. Fortunately, the day after Thanksgiving was the opening of Winterfest at California’s Great America, and media members were invited to take an early turn on Snowflake Lake, the ice rink covering the park's signature fountain just inside the entrance. During the league's Christmas...

The Sweep Spot # 223 Live Music at Disneyland 50’s to 70’s

In this episode we welcome Chris Lyndon from Jiminy Cricket podcast and Disneychris.com to talk with us about live music at Disneyland from 1955 to 1979. Enjoy this look at many of the groups and performers at Disneyland over the years. We also play samples of the music for many of the groups. For more info go to www.thesweepspot.com

CHRISBUMPS TIME AT DISNERLAND IS NOW!

Look at all you childs! You have all been in the EATITALLS time and have gobbled the food like the Man Mice. The Man Mice loves the Eatitalls. But now it is all done. Now it is all done for now. What will be in the NOW TIME? WHAT WHAT NOOOOOOW? CHRISBUMPS! CHRISBUMPS TIME at DISNERLAND. All the childs love the Chrisbumps at...

Disney Cruise Line Readies Magic Redesign, Intros Beauty and the Beast on Dream

Even with three brand new ships on the horizon, the Disney Cruise Line is continuing to enhance its existing fleet. The Disney Dream just received a new stage show of “Beauty and the Beast," and the Disney Magic has been scheduled for another upgrade. "Beauty and the Beast" Following the popularity of the recent live-action film and classic animated movie, “Beauty and the...

Yesterland: Twelve New Books for Disney Park Fans, 2017

For your 2017 wish list... It’s safe to say that readers of Yesterland enjoy Disney park history, stories about how things came to be, and little-known secrets about the parks. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Twelve New Books for Disney Park Fans, 2017 When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Introducing MiceShop – Black Friday Launch Sale

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  Surprise! It's the launch of our new MiceShop. We've partnered with some great young artists to bring you really fun limited edition fan art shirts, hats, mugs and more.  Plus, a range of MiceChat logo wear. We'll keep the items in the store fresh, so check back often. And for Black Friday weekend, you'll get 10% off any...

Dateline Disney World – Holidays in Hollywood Studios

Amid the glitz and glamor of Hollywood in its golden age comes a vintage tinsel town Christmas. Let's check out the holiday decor at Disney's Hollywood Studios and take a look at some of the current news from one of Disney's smallest parks. Dusty caught some video of the new "Sunset Seasons Greetings" show on...

The Fall of John Lasseter – Legend to Take Leave of Absence

A Disney hero is in a heap of trouble. The beloved creative head of the Walt Disney Company and Pixar Animation Studios, John Lasseter, has taken a sudden leave of absence under a cloud of suspicion for unwanted touching. The Hollywood Reporter claims that Lasseter was known for "grabbing, kissing, making comments about physical attributes."  He is also a known...

Disneyland Update – It’s a Jingle Jangle Jedi Christmas

Happy Thanksgiving week everyone! We have a feast of photos for you today from the Disneyland Resort. Star Tours has launched new voyages, Space Mountain is testing single rider, Popcorn buckets and Minnie ears have folks going crazy, and there are lots of little changes throughout the resort. We promise more treats than turkeys today. But there is one...

Disney News Roundup: Full Swing Holidays

Welcome to the MiceChat Disney News Roundup! With the Winter Holiday season now in full swing, Theme Parks on both Coasts have put away the Pumpkins and Bats for Snow, Wreaths and Holiday lights! This week's Roundup has the latest news and photo updates on all the newest Holiday additions and returning fan favorites! Let's get this Holiday RoundUp started! This week's...

You’ve Got To Be Kidding: A Time for Thanks

It’s Thanksgiving time and we all have a lot to be thankful for. That includes some things that are very specific to us Disney fans. In case you need a reminder, here’s a quick list. We should all be thankful for: Charles Mintz stealing Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Otherwise, no Mickey Mouse. The destruction of some of our favorite attractions – the...

Yesterland: Four Ways to Enjoy Golf at the Disneyland Hotel

You might think that being across the street from the world-famous park and sharing its name would be all it would take to make this hotel a popular place for vacationers and conventioneers. That’s not how the owner sees it. He wants you to have a great time at the hotel itself, especially if your definition of a great...

Disneyland Resort Update – A Legionnaire’s Christmas for Disneyland

Nothing says Merry Christmas like the threat of getting a potentially lethal disease. Unfortunately, that's a very real scare going on right now at Disneyland as 15 visitors/residents of Anaheim have come down with Legionnaires’ disease with two fatalities. 11 of those cases visited the happiest place on earth. In response to the epidemic, Disneyland has shut down two...

Disneyland – Ho Ho Holiday Time Photo Update

Can you hear it? Can you feel it? I'd say there's something magical in the air, wouldn't you? It's the spirit of the season at Disneyland! But that's not all that's going on. We have a full update of photos, news and info for you from the Happiest Place on Earth . . . //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js // Happy Holidays Yesterday...

Mousetalgia Podcast 473: Adventures by Disney in China; Pixar’s “Coco”

This week, travel to China with Mousetalgia as Kristen concludes her series of reports from Asia with an overview of the Adventures of Disney tour experience. Joined by Mouse Fan Travel CEO Beci Mahnken, Kristen and Beci discuss Beijing, Hong Kong, the airports, the tour groups, the value of the experience, the elite ABD guides, and some all-time highlights...

Holidays Hits and Misses at the Disneyland Resort

Welcome to a special holiday photo update from the Disneyland Resort. Today we're taking a quick tour to see the holiday offerings in both parks. There's magic and wonder ahead, but there's a bit of disappointment as well. Let's take a look at the jingle and jangle of it all . . . Festival of Holidays DCA's Festival of Holidays returns...

The Sweep Spot #222 Disneyland 1977

In this episode we take a look at Disneyland in the year 1977. We discover some attractions that opened that year, and some closed, plus many other interesting facts. This is a fun way to virtually take a walk around the park in 1977. Plus the latest in the Disneyland Resort Current Events. info on our podcast, and book Cleaning...