Editor’s Note:
  • 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
  • 2016_mainheader_datelineworld
  • frontpagepic_ITP_USH
  • 2016_mainheader
  • fabnewsdffireworks
  • frontpagepic_mcpc
  • 062616banner

Cruise-Line-JL-Banner

The Disney Cruise Line Will Reprise Popular Home Ports in 2017

May 29, 2016 at 12:01 am | No Comments

In fall 2017, The Disney Cruise Line will once again set sail from a number of popular and convenient U.S. home ports. New York, San Diego, California and Galveston will all be reprised, and reservations…

Screen Shot 2016-05-27 at 10.18.58 PM

The Joker Siezes Discovery Kingdom This Weekend

May 28, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

 “You don’t stop playing because you get old. You get old because you stop playing”     (Michael Pritchard) After two days of passholder previews, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom will open the Joker to the…

04913-Assorted-Gumballs

You’ve Got To Be Kidding: Overheard at the Gumball Rally

May 28, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

You’ve Got To Be Kidding is parody. settle in and enjoy yourself. The results are in and the 10th Anniversary Gumball Rally is becoming another fond memory. However, before it all fades away, let’s revisit…

Posted in Features, Fun

fabnewsextrafrozenlive

First Look: Frozen Live at Disney California Adventure Debuts

May 26, 2016 at 9:10 pm | No Comments

Frozen – Live at the Hyperion made its debut to an invited audience tonight and I know everyone who’s not part of that audience is dying to know details, DETAILS!!! Is it as good as Aladdin?…

wwidolexperience

Yesterland: American Idol Experience

May 26, 2016 at 3:05 pm | No Comments

Yester Hollywood Studios has an attraction for you. It’s a chance to perform under the bright lights in front of a live audience—and it could be your first step toward worldwide stardom. Read the YESTERLAND…

fabnewsqueenpooh90

Fab News: Fashion, Festivities, Creativity and Comics

May 26, 2016 at 8:37 am | No Comments

Hello Fabanistas and MiceChatters! I’m trying a different way of doing things, because stories have been piling up. I’m giving you the information as I get it, with my commentary following it, for the most…

Frontpagepic_parkwise

Kids’ Costume Clues

May 26, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

It’s inevitable. The moment you step foot into a Disney park everywhere you look are miniature versions of characters scrambling about on a sugar high. As hyper as it may seem, costumes can add a…

Posted in Features, Park Wise

frontpagepic

Disney Springs Town Center Now Open

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

It’s time for a brand new Dateline Disneyworld. This week, we are looking at all the newly opened areas at Disney Springs (the former Downtown Disney). There’s lots to talk about. We stop by Lime…

2016_mainheader

Disney News Round Up: Summer is about to be Frozen over

May 25, 2016 at 12:37 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up Memorial Day weekend has always been the unofficial start to Disneyland Resort’s busy Summer Season. The past several years, the Summer fun would kick off with a 24 hr Resort-wide party. With…

fabnewsbeastfamily

Fab News: Inside Tokyo Disney and Frozen

May 24, 2016 at 12:04 am | No Comments

Greetings Fabbers. We have Disney news from around the world for you today . . . including the icy realm of Arendelle. We’ll take a look at the new live-action Beauty and the Beast, and…

052316banner

Star Wars expansion continues to take shape as Disneyland prepares for summer

May 23, 2016 at 3:30 am | No Comments

Disneyland‘s spring season is quickly coming to an end as the big Memorial Day Weekend looms closer, set to officially kick off the summer travel season next weekend. Disneyland won’t host a 24-hour party this…

DisneylandMailboxbanner

Mousetalgia Podcast 396: Listener questions, Disneyland tips

May 23, 2016 at 12:52 am | No Comments

It’s back to the Mousetalgia Mailbag! This week’s questions include: Touring the Disneyland Resort with youngsters – how young is too young? Watching YouTube videos of Disney attractions – how much do they spoil the…

SweepSpot

The Sweep Spot # 183 The History of The Mine Train at Disneyland

May 22, 2016 at 9:16 am | No Comments

In this episode we talk about the history of The Mine Train at Disneyland, also known as The Mine Train Through Natures Wonderland. This attraction took up much of Frontierland from 1956 until 1977. Learn…

Posted in The Sweep Spot

Screen Shot 2016-05-22 at 3.07.52 AM

Gumball Rally 2016 Results and Photos

May 22, 2016 at 3:09 am | No Comments

MiceChat’s 10th Anniversary Gumball Rally (May 14, 2016) has come and gone, but the amazing memories will last forever. The Gumball Rally is a competition to see which team can complete the most attractions at…

bigwavefab

Fab News: A Dear Fabby Mystery of the Disney Kind

May 20, 2016 at 6:50 am | No Comments

Fabanistas: Here’s a powerfully entertaining home video, some super sleuthing for you to do, a giveaway because those are so fun to do and some really swell events on the horizon! Don’t miss out, read…

wwskywayfant

Yesterland: Skyway to Tomorrowland

May 19, 2016 at 4:34 pm | No Comments

Walk up the stairs to a traditional chalet in the Alps of Fantasyland. After waiting in line and handing over a “D” coupon, a Cast Member opens the door of a round metal bucket for…

frontpagepic-2

Star Wars News: Phasma, Force and Fill

May 19, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

This week’s Star Wars update is short and sweet because one of our news items turned out to be bogus and the other was an unintentional leak of Rogue One photos and Character names. Since…

Posted in Features, Star Wars

frontpagepic

Pandora Growing and More at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

May 18, 2016 at 2:48 am | No Comments

It’s time for another wonderful Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re looking at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Let’s go! There is a ton of stuff to check out this week. From Pandora to flora, from Starbucks…

3509_864202673688088_4804016297179454788_n

DisneyBySteph: FloridaLand – Part 1

May 17, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

I like to think of myself as a time traveler. I mean obviously, time travel isn’t currently possible in 2016, so I’m not being literal here. But I love visiting old places. I enjoy peeling…

Posted in Features

fabnewsbookcantina

Fab News: From the Mailbag

May 17, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello MiceChatters, Fabanistas, and the most of you who are both! Dusty’s at sea, Dad’s in the hospital with emergency heart surgery, I’ve been from house to home to hospital endlessly I’m going in for…