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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #130 – Universal Orlando Ride Retheming

March 14, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Greeting Universal fans! We are back with another great episode for you. This show is a little different than our usual stuff, recently Hunter came up with the idea for a new segment, his premise…


Knotts Berry Farm Readies Boysenberry Festival

March 13, 2015 at 6:30 am | No Comments

Knotts Berry Farm readies their annual spring Boysenberry Festival. Food, flowers and entertainment are on the way. Photos and news from the park.


Storybook Land and the “Class of ’55” at Yesterland

March 12, 2015 at 6:24 pm | No Comments

The Storybook Land Canal Boats at Disneyland opened June 18, 1956—which begs the question, why is this second-year attraction part of the “Class of ’55”?   Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Storybook Land and the…


Becoming an Imagineer: The Practical Side of an Artistic Career

March 12, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

What is contained in this article can apply to the pursuit of any job. For me, these were skills used for Imagineering. Many of you have continued to ask the question, “What are some of…

Posted in Features, Terri Hardin


MiceAge Update: Bob Chapek Takes the Lead at Disney Parks and Resorts

March 11, 2015 at 7:00 am | No Comments

We have a brief MiceAge update for you today about the new head of Disney’s Parks and Resorts. The jury is still out on what this big change will mean for the parks. As Bob…


Dateline Disney World – Flower and Garden Officially Open at Epcot

March 11, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Epcot is positively bursting into bloom for Flower and Garden Festival. We’ll show you all the colorful details. There are quite a few things that were added since the last time we were at the…


Disney News Round Up: Grizzly Peak Airfield Art released and more!

March 11, 2015 at 12:21 am | No Comments

Spring has arrived in Southern California with beautiful weather in the parks. The MiceChat round-up brings you news and discussion of the new Smokejumper Grill and re-imagining of Condor Flats as the Grizzly Peak Airfield.…


Eye to Eye from the Goofy Movie by Donovan

March 10, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

We have something really fun for you today from the MiceTube. Our friend Taran Gray presents recording artist Donovan singing “Eye to Eye” from A Goofy Movie. This young man has a lot of talent…

Posted in Features


Refurbishments continue as Disneyland prepares to close Innoventions

March 09, 2015 at 4:14 am | No Comments

With work happening from Critter Country to Condor Flats, off-season refurbishments, construction and enhancements projects continue throughout the Disneyland Resort. In Disneyland, Disney has confirmed Innoventions will close at the end of March but remains…


Mousetalgia Podcast 333: Newsies tour, Disneyland ’55, Disney auction

March 09, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Mousetalgia carries the banner and reviews the current touring production of Newsies, which landed recently in San Francisco. We discuss the differences between the film and the touring production, and even some differences between the…


Shanghai Disneyland Construction Update

March 08, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Our good friend Stefan Zwanzger of TheThemeParkGuy.com recently shared some photos of Shanghai Disneyland construction. They show a very large castle and a completely new design for Tomorrowland. The Castle What’s that big thing looming…


Beyond the Coast on California’s Channel Islands

March 07, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Beyond the Coast on California’s Channel Islands By Marc Ricketts As the cold of winter starts seeping into one’s very bones, the mind can’t help but picture far away isles filled with the scent of…


Checking in at Disneyland

March 06, 2015 at 3:39 am | No Comments

Spring is in the air at the Disneyland Resort.  Today we take a look at the park and what is going on in preparation for the 60th anniversary.  Sleeping Beauty Castle came out from behind construction scrims …

Posted in Features, In the Parks


Yesterland: Condor Flats Air Tours and the “Bear Left” Billboard

March 05, 2015 at 10:10 pm | No Comments

The airplane is here to let guests know that Condor Flats is an airfield. The billboard is another opportunity for a pun. After all, Yester California Adventure is the Punniest Place on Earth.   Read…


Parkwise: Five Tips for Planning a Girls’ Trip

March 04, 2015 at 11:27 pm | No Comments

You may have noticed that Park Wise was MIA for its last column. That’s because yours truly was hard at work researching for this very article. Believe it or not, I just took my very…

Posted in Features, Park Wise


New Magic Kingdom Hub Opens Making Lots of New Room

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

Rub a dub, dub, Magic Kingdom’s got a new hub.  This week on Dateline Disneyland, we’re looking at the newly opened and completely reimagined central hub of the Magic Kingdom. We have a lot of…


Disney News Round Up: Small World Fire, Castle Uncovered, Hub a-Hubba

March 04, 2015 at 1:00 am | No Comments

Welcome to March! Spring is in the air and the MiceChat round up is here to bring you all things Disney and Theme Park news! This week we have big news about a recent fire…


Sleeping Beauty Castle emerges from refurbishment as Disneyland continues to prepare for its Diamond Celebration

March 02, 2015 at 3:40 am | No Comments

Sleeping Beauty Castle emerged from refurbishment last week, revealing a refreshed paint scheme that toned down some of the more saturated tones leftover from Disneyland‘s 50th Anniversary overlay. The Castle’s new look will get sparkly…


Mousetalgia Podcast 332: Three-day trips to Disneyland

March 02, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

The Mousetalgia 3-day Disneyland trip: our own methods, secrets, and ideas for making the most of the standard 3-day trip to Disneyland Resort. When is it better to spend a little more, and where can…


Swing Into Spring at Disneyland Paris

March 01, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Spring is in the air at Disneyland Paris, and Max from DLP Welcome has news and a behind-the-scenes look at the Swing Into Spring celebration. –Rick Disneyland Paris Swings Into Spring by Max, DLP Welcome…