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Disney News Round Up: Guardians of the Tower, and more!

May 04, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up This week in 2005, Disney Theme parks around the world kicked off “The Happiest Celebration on Earth” marking the start of the 50th anniversary celebration at Disneyland.That historic 18 month long celebration…


Star Wars Land: May The 4th Be With You

May 04, 2016 at 12:05 am | No Comments

This week we take a look at where the younglings go at rope drop, who that woman is with the lightsaber, possible Star Wars Rides and where all that dirt is going backstage. We’ll also…

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MiceAge Disneyland Update – Guardians of the Tower

May 03, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Disneyland Resort continues to lurch through a weird and unusual spring as Burbank mandates sweeping budget cuts while record crowds continue to pack both parks. In this update we’ll fill you in on why the…


Fab News: Freemakers, Record-Breakers, Kid-Trackers, and Emoji

May 03, 2016 at 2:56 am | No Comments

Hello my MiceChatters and Fabanistas! May is here and it’s almost Gumball Rally Time! Are you getting excited? Do you want to sign up? Do Pasta? Volunteer? - Sign up for Gumball Rally HERE - Sign up…


Fastpass+ moves in at Disneyland as Autopia reopens with Honda

May 02, 2016 at 3:05 am | No Comments

The first signs of Disneyland’s version of the MyMagic+ and Fastpass+ programs from Walt Disney World have started to appear in the park. Testing and an eventual rollout of the new features are rumored to…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 393: Disneyland lodging options

May 02, 2016 at 12:01 am | No Comments

‘Tis the season to book your summer trips, so Team Mousetalgia takes our annual look at Disneyland Resort hotels and a variety of area lodging options, and we offer tips and advice to make your…


Interview with Disney Legend Charlie Ridgway – Disney Avenue Podcast

May 01, 2016 at 12:07 am | No Comments

Welcome back to another exciting episode of the Disney Avenue Podcast. On today’s show, host Keith Mahne is joined by MiceChat CEO Dusty Sage for an amazing interview with Disney Legend Charlie Ridgway. Before Charlie…


Disneyland Autopia Returns After A Tune-Up

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

One of Disneyland’s original attractions, Autopia, re-opened Friday after a four month refurbishment that changed the color scheme, polished up the cars and welcomed Honda as the new sponsor. Although an original offering, Autopia has…


Wakefield Report Episode 66 and E Ticket Report Episode 28

April 30, 2016 at 12:03 am | No Comments

Theme Park News With an Attitude is back on the MiceChat MicePod network. We have two great new shows for you this week from the E Ticket Report and the Wakefield Report! Listen to Episode 66…


New Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant Serves Up Homespun Delights

April 29, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Howdy pardners, we return to the farm, Knott’s Berry Farm that it, to check out the fully refurbished Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant. There are also a few other bits of news from around the…

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Disney Parks Strategy: Rope Drop or Snooze Button?

April 29, 2016 at 1:00 am | No Comments

You’ve made it! You’re finally on vacation! That cushy resort bed feels fabulous in the morning, but the park beckons. So, jump out of bed and hit the ground running, or hit snooze and relax?…


Yesterland: Submarine Voyage

April 28, 2016 at 6:37 pm | No Comments

You’ve just climbed down the spiral ladder and taken a seat in front of your own personal porthole. A stream of cool air blows from beneath the porthole to keep you from feeling queasy. Read…


Fab News: Tokyo Wows Again

April 28, 2016 at 4:52 am | No Comments

Hi all! A little this and that from around the globe, but let’s start close to home with someone we love. An Evening With Floyd Our own Dusty Sage is helping produce a very special…


Major Tokyo Disneyland Expansion On The Way

April 27, 2016 at 3:57 pm | No Comments

Big news from Tokyo Disney Resort, where Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea have announced major expansions which should be in place by spring of 2020. The Oriental Land Co., which owns and operates the parks,…

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Dateline Disney World – Magic Kingdom News and Photos

April 27, 2016 at 3:01 am | No Comments

The Magic Kingdom is the focus of today’s Walt Disney World update. Let’s take a close look at what’s happening at the park you all love.   Other News From The Disney World: With the…


Disney News Round Up: Tours, Elephants and Black Elsa

April 27, 2016 at 12:37 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up Disney California Adventure hosted its first Food and Wine festival this weekend in 2006, and this will be the final weekend for the 2016 version of the festival.With so much going on…


Fab News: Summer Awakens at Walt Disney World

April 26, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Last week, Walt Disney World hosted a bevy of bloggers and plethora of podcasters to give a little bit of a sneak preview of what to expect this summer and beyond, calling the event “Awaken…


MiceChat Podcast – Juicy Disney Gossip and Live at the Wizarding World Opening Gala

April 26, 2016 at 1:04 am | No Comments

Listen in as Dusty, Doug and friends visit the lavish opening gala for Universal Studios Hollywood’s new Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Along the way we dish the dirt on all the latest gossip from…


Disneyland Update – In a Galaxy Behind Frontierland

April 25, 2016 at 2:13 am | No Comments

Howdy MiceChatters, happy Monday! There’s all sorts of interesting things going on at the Disneyland Resort right now. Star Wars construction is moving at a much faster pace than previous construction projects we’ve covered for…


Mousetalgia Podcast 392: “Jungle Book” composer John Debney; Food & Wine

April 25, 2016 at 1:00 am | No Comments

Mousetalgia welcomes Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning composer John Debney to the show today to talk about his score for Jon Favreau’s “The Jungle Book,” as well as his incredible career and history with the…