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Yesterland: Minnie’s Christmas Party

It’s 2001. Chip ’n’ Dale, Goofy, and Pluto all think that it’s their turn to play Santa. They all show up at the party wearing Santa garb. (This is an expanded version of an article from 2009.)   Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Minnie’s Christmas Party   When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Fab News: Good News, Great Music and Fabulous Things

Hello, everybody! It's December, time for candy canes and eggnog...lattes. Hey, it's California. Let's keep the Holiday spirit of peace on earth alive and have some fun today. I want to thank my Patreon supporters and my sponsor DVC Resale Market for their support. You are all fantastic! First off, some great news! Forecast for February: Snow! Available for the First Time...

Dateline Disney World – Star Wars Takes Over Disney’s Hollywood Studios

We have a lot to share with you today from Disney's Hollywood Studios, most of it Star Wars related. It's the first of the big changes at Hollywood Studios, so let's get right into it! The Star Wars Launch Bay is going to be a topic that divides Disney fans for sure. It is the most elaborate and most expensive...

Disney News Round Up: Rumors, Holidays and Adventure

Welcome back to the weekly MiceChat Disney News Round up! This week we have a great MiceAge Rumor update that cannot be missed. You'll also find updates from Hong Kong and of course updates from all of our very own MiceChatters from around the world. Are you still stuffed from Thanksgiving? Time to work off the weight by visiting...

Celebrating Walt Disney’s 114th Birthday

You're invited to a party in Chicago for Walt Disney's 114th Birthday this weekend! Hello to all of our MicePals, The Walt Disney Birthplace is celebrating Walt's 114th birthday December 5th with a string of events in Chicago, IL. You are invited to visit the house where Walt was born for a free ceremony (which includes cake!). Later that day, there will be...

MiceAge Disneyland Rumor Update – Star Wars, Fastpass, and Executive Shakeup

2016 is going to be a big year for Disneyland as construction on Star Wars Land begins in earnest, and changes and expansion takes place around the rest of the Resort in anticipation of Star Wars’ arrival. In November, Parks Chairman Bob Chapek approved a new executive structure for the Anaheim property that will see old faces depart and...

Fab News: The New, The Skilled and the Merry

Oswald Oswald! It's the first of the month! And with a new month comes Fab News' first, brand-new sponsor, DVC Resale Market. I'm really excited to introduce them to you. I was actually looking into purchasing DVC points when I found them, and they got back to me faster than anyone else, and had the best prices. I'll let...

Holidays dazzle in the parks and at the hotels during Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration

The big Thanksgiving holiday week has come and gone at the Disneyland Resort. Over the holiday week Disneyland tried out a new increased entertainment schedule that saw the park running two showings of its nightly fireworks show. The experiment was a test to see if two fireworks shows per night, with the first running at 6:30 p.m.,...

Mousetalgia Episode 371: Disneyland Paris; Hipster Mickey artist Jerrod Maruyama

Team Mousetalgia offers a Disneyland Paris trip report this week, hitting the major highlights: Phantom Manor and the bride - does the cohesive storyline give this attraction a leg up on its cousin, the Haunted Mansion? Also discussed: the holidays at Disneyland Paris and how the celebrations compare with the American parks; the European atmosphere and cultural differences; and...

Hong Kong Disneyland: More Than A One Day Park

We have a fun Hong Kong Disneyland trip report for you today from good friends Rory Osborne and Melanie Truan. Please join me in thanking Melanie and Rory for sharing their experience at Hong Kong Disneyland with all of us at MiceChat! - Dusty We have just returned from a long and engaging trip to China, culminating in two days...

Knotts Merry Farm Returns

Howdy folks, I hope your Thanksgiving was a great one and that your shopping dreams come true this Black Friday. I was able to spend some quality time in a very special plans to me and am back on MiceChat to share the good news . . .  it's Christmas time down on the farm! Knott’s Berry Farm is...

Yesterland: “it’s a small world” Holiday

It’s the 1997 holiday season at Yesterland. As you approach the familiar building, you hear a familiar tune—but not the tune you expect to hear. It’s “Jingle Bells!” So where is the maddeningly catchy “it’s a small world” song?  Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: “it’s a small world” Holiday   When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

What to Do When You Get Sick at Walt Disney World

As I write this, I’m sitting at home under the weather.  While is stinks to be sick anywhere, there’s something a little extra unmagical about being sick on vacation at the Most Magical Place on Earth.  Luckily, you’re not completely out of luck if you come down with something during your time at Walt Disney World.  Here are a...

Dateline Disney World – The Holiday Season Arrives at Epcot

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we're taking a look at the Holidays coming to Epcot, which officially starts this weekend! Before you take a look, many of you will do some Black Friday shopping at Amazon this year. If you click our link here, you'll help support Dateline Disney World at no cost to you. Thanks! ...

Disney News Round Up: Star Wars Takes Off At Disneyland

This week, I am giving this little window to DustySage as here at MiceChat and our related projects, we are in need of some talented assistance. I'll let Dusty explain: "Opportunity knocks: we have the need for several folks to assist with various exciting projects. These aren't paid positions, but they are amazing volunteer opportunities: - WALT DISNEY BIRTHPLACE needs a...

A Good Knight for Fab Could Be Good News For YOU – Medieval Times

Reading Is rewarding - there's a surprise here folks! We took a family trip to Medieval Times in Buena Park Friday night. My husband Noe (who provided the non-media photos here) had been to Medieval Times in Buena Park. My daughter Alice and I had not; the closest I had been was to King Henry's Feast in Orlando when Alice...

Cobra’s Curse Construction at Busch Gardens Tampa

We're back with a Busch Gardens Tampa update! We'll be sharing some photos of the construction progress of the new Cobra's Curse roller coaster as well as final touches being put on the park in preparation for Christmas Town. Cobra's Curse Construction Update Quite a bit of track has been installed and can be seen from the Montu courtyard. At the...

Star Wars Season of the Force fails to launch as Disneyland ramps up for holiday crowds

Disneyland unveiled its new Star Wars Season of the Force celebration in last week and the new Tomorrowland offerings serve up a galaxy of disappointments. From underwhelming memorabilia displays in the new Star Wars Launch Bay to terrible food at the Galactic Grill and boring clip shows at the Tomorrowland Theater; Season of the Force has very little...

Mousetalgia Podcast 370: MouseCon; Disneyland Paris’ crisis response

This week, Mousetalgia takes you behind the scenes at MouseCon, the first annual Northern California Disney fan convention. We share some exclusive conversations with the special guests - Tommy Kirk on Walt Disney, Floyd Norman on WED and the origins of the Haunted Mansion, and C. Andrew Nelson on putting on the mask of Sith Lord Vader - plus...

Disneyland Paris Reopened

Max, from DLPwelcome, returns to fill us in on Disneyland Paris, which has reopened after a four day closure following the tragic terrorist attacks in Paris. Hello everyone! Disneyland Paris officially reopened this week after closing for four long days following the events which shook Paris on November 13th. Disney wants to return to normal as quickly as possible. However, guests...