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  • June 29, 2016: 3 Big New Articles For You Today – There's too much for you to read today, but you won't want to miss a thing. And if you haven't had a chance to listen in, the latest edition of the MiceChat Podcast clocks in at an epic 2+ hours of pure theme park goodness. ×0
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Knott’s Berry Farm Announces Ghost Town 75th Anniversary Celebration

November 06, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Howdy folks, I’ve got some great news for you from down on the Farm. This week, Knott’s announced an unprecedented restoration and refurbishment of a huge portion of the park in honor of Ghost Town’s…

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Twister… Ride It Out

November 05, 2015 at 9:52 pm | No Comments

Twister, the 1996 disaster flick, had a worldwide box office gross of almost a half billion dollars. That’s a lot of money. So it’s not surprising to find a theme park attraction based on it.…

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Fab News: Totally Inside Out

November 05, 2015 at 8:30 am | No Comments

The Southern Californian version of Autumn has hit Southern California, bringing with it cooler weather (all the way down to the low 70s during the day! Break out the long sleeves!) and everyone seems to…

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Dateline Disney World – The Holidays Arrive at the Magic Kingdom

November 05, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! It may only be early November, but the holiday season is upon us at Walt Disney World. This week, we’re taking a look at the Magic Kingdom.  …

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Five Tips for Staying Connected in the Parks

November 04, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Yes, I’m fully aware that we as a society spend too much time on our phones.  In fact my home state is a couple days into a new law prohibiting texting behind the wheel because…

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Disney News Round Up: The Holidays have Arrived

November 04, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Welcome to this week’s Disney News Round-Up from your friends at MiceChat. StarWars Launch Bay signage has appeared and will be opening in the next few weeks, DustySage has a photo report for you all…

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Fab News: Disney’s Secret Society

November 03, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

I’m back from the MiceChat Walt Disney World Invasion. It was amazing, and I’m very, very sick. I’m actually writing this lying on my side. I didn’t get sick there, I had a small thing…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 367: Disneyland auction; Tour Guide memories

November 03, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Mike Van Eaton from Van Eaton Galleries joins Mousetalgia to talk about “Collecting Disneyland,” their upcoming Disneyana auction, to preview some of the most outstanding pieces and to discuss the state of collecting memorabilia from…

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Disneyland Update Christmas-ween

November 02, 2015 at 4:20 am | No Comments

Happy Dia De Los Muertos folks. Andy Castro is on vacation this week, so I took a quick trip to the Disneyland Resort this past Saturday to fill you in on the latest goings on.…

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The Sweep Spot Ep. 168 History of The Haunted Mansion Disneyland Part 3

November 01, 2015 at 1:06 am | No Comments

In this episode we finish up our look at the history of The Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. In this episode we take a tour of the attraction, scene by scene, plus you get to hear…

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You’ve Got To Be Kidding: For the Want of a Letter

October 31, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

You’ve Got To Be Kidding is MiceChat’s popular humor column. Pull up a chair and enjoy . . . Somewhere in the dark corridors and hallways of Disney is an individual whose job it is…

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Quick Service at Disney California Adventure Park

October 30, 2015 at 3:05 am | No Comments

Who doesn’t love photos of theme park food? Disneyland Resort always has great dishes to enjoy and take photos of. I’d like to share some of my favorite dishes, desserts and drinks from a couple…

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Yesterland: Haunted Mansion Holiday, First Season

October 29, 2015 at 8:56 pm | No Comments

It’s 2001 in Yesterland. For the first time ever, the Haunted Mansion has been transformed. It’s not just decorated on the outside. It’s practically a new attraction on the inside.   Read the YESTERLAND article…

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The Haunted Mansion Show: Infamous Souls of the World – Werewolves

October 29, 2015 at 3:05 am | No Comments

The Haunted Mansion, as we know, is not only an old, dark house on a hill, but also a retirement home of many famous and infamous creepy creeps from all over the world. They include…

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Disney Cruise Line Releases Early 2017 Itineraries

October 29, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Bookings are now open for Disney Cruise Line‘s early 2017 itineraries including returns to San Juan, Puerto Rico and Galveston, Texas and stops at Disney’s pristine private island – Castaway Cay – in the Bahamas.…

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Disney News Round Up: Halloween is on the out, Christmas is in!

October 28, 2015 at 3:05 am | No Comments

Welcome to this week’s Disney News Round-Up from your friends at MiceChat! I still can’t fathom that Christmas is just around the corner, here in California Macy’s already has full Christmas Décor up which beat…

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Dateline Universal Orlando: Incredible Hulk Dismantled.

October 28, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello fellow readers and welcome! This week’s Dateline is covering Universal Orlando! We’re taking a photo tour of Islands of Adventure to see the progress of the Incredible Hulk refurbishment, Construction at Reign of Kong…

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Fab News: Hong Kong Disneyland is No Phooey

October 27, 2015 at 9:50 am | No Comments

Hong Kong is No Phooey As wonderful as the Halloween festivities are in the US parks, they pale in comparison to what happens overseas. I hope that the US parks step up their game in…

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The Haunted Mansion Show: Infamous Souls of the World – Vampires

October 27, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

The Haunted Mansion, as we know, is not only an old, dark house on a hill, but also a retirement home of many famous and infamous creepy creeps from all over the world. They include…

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Disneyland’s Halloween Time wraps up as the holidays move in

October 26, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Disneyland’s popular Halloween Time is quickly coming to a close and the Resort is wasting no time getting ready for the even more popular holiday season, which will kick off in mid-November. As Disneyland strings…