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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…


Disneyland Paris Update – Forest, Star Tours and More

April 24, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Disneyland Paris is a park in a state of rapid renewal. This update will show you what’s going on at the resort and some of the current entertainment as well.  – Max   Under Main…


The Sweep Spot # 181 Early Disneyland with Author Todd Pierce

April 23, 2016 at 11:26 pm | No Comments

In this episode we welcome author Todd Pierce to the show. Todd is the author of the new book Three Years in Wonderland. A book about C V Wood and the building and opening of…

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STAR WARS LAND: The Legend Continues

April 23, 2016 at 2:36 am | No Comments

The biggest expansion project in Disneyland history is well underway. Let’s take a few moments to get caught up on the nitty gritty of Star Wars Land. There’s a lot to glean from hints here…


Dining at the Parks – Trader Sam’s

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

Were back! With summer just around the corner, we’ll focus this edition of Dining in the Parks on one of our favorite places in the entire Disneyland Resort, Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar. Located near…


Disneyland Butterfly Release For Earth Day

April 22, 2016 at 1:04 am | No Comments

We wanted to clue you in to a largely unpublicized Earth Day event this weekend at the Disneyland Resort. Since it’s just a short little news bit, we have a couple additional items for you…


Yesterland: PeopleMover, LEGO Edition

April 21, 2016 at 4:10 pm | No Comments

According to the LEGO Group (the company that makes LEGO), “On average, every person on the earth owns 86 LEGO bricks!” Some people own far more LEGO bricks—and have far more skill in using them.…


Fab News – Disney Gets Down To Earth

April 21, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Lots of little bits in Fab News today. Let me know your thoughts in the comments below, if you have any about any of these. Also, I got my press credentials for San Diego Comic-Con.…


Universal Orlando Resort Readies String of New Attractions

April 20, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Universal Orlando! This week, we’re taking a look at both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, where a big ape will soon be on the loose! That does it for…


Disney News Round Up: Thanks Shanghai

April 20, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

MiceChat Round Up Earth Day is this Saturday, April 23. From Walt Disney’s True-Life Adventures series to opening Disney’s Animal Kingdom on Earth Day in 1998, Disney has had a long history with raising awareness…


Fab News: Jungles, Wine, Bears and Giants

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

Hello Fabanistas! Today, we’re taking a look at The Jungle Book at the El Capitan Theatre as well as my visit to the Disney California Food & Wine Festival, a DVD sure to enchant the…


Disneyland Update – The Force Is Strong With This One

April 18, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Spring Break is over and we are back to the off-season (or “Value Season” as Disney now calls it) at Disneyland. Unfortunately, that doesn’t necessarily mean a lack of crowds. High heat returned to the…


The Stars and Minds of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

April 18, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Last week, Universal Studios Hollywood opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter to eager guests.  In town for the festivities were stars from the films and the creative masterminds that have now shepherded to life…

Mousetalgia Podcast 391

Mousetalgia Podcast 391: Studying Disney history; every Disney park in 80 hours

April 18, 2016 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Team Mousetalgia dives into the depths of Disney history today by welcome Disney historian Joseph Titizian back to the show to talk about studying Disney. With the changes in media over the past few years,…


Disney By Steph: Disney Value, A Locals Dilemma

April 17, 2016 at 1:17 am | No Comments

Are you a Disney local? Whether you moved closer to a Disney park or grew up living close to a park in Southern California or Central Florida, our collective Disney experiences have likely been fairly…


Disney Cruise Line Announces New Summer 2017 Sailings

April 16, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Captain Mickey Mouse is deploying the entire Disney Cruise Line fleet – Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Disney Magic and Disney Wonder – towards old favorites, new ports and on extended journeys in Alaska, Europe and the…