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New Star Wars Experience Opens in Downtown Disney Today

The secrets of the Empire are about to be revealed to you in a brand new VR experience in Downtown Disney Anaheim and at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World. Earlier this week, we were able to attend a preview of Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire at The Void in Downtown Disney (located in the space vacated by Fossil...

Yesterland: Main Street Electrical Parade — Farewell Season, 1996

It’s 1996 at Yesterland. This is your last chance to see the beloved Main Street Electrical Parade. After delighting guests since 1972, with just a few years off to give other parades a chance, it’s “glowing away”—forever—later this year. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Main Street Electrical Parade — Farewell Season When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Mousetalgia Podcast 480: Disney’s Year in Review

This week, Team Mousetalgia hosts a roundtable discussion reviewing our strongest memories and opinions of Disney's past year. Topics include our favorite changes to the theme parks; the best books and purchases we've made through the year; our favorite movies from the various Disney studios in 2017; the best dining experience we've each had on a Disney property this...

Disneyland Year In Review 2017 – Part 2 – These Are The Memories You Are Looking For

Yesterday we began our look back at Disneyland in 2017 (Part One HERE). It was a dazzling list of projects and events. But that was only half the year. Let's jump to July of last year . . . a really BIG month for Disneyland news. July This half of the Disneyland Year in Review starts off with a bang! It's...

Disneyland Year In Review 2017 – Part 1 – Dropping Out and Dropping In

Happy New Year one and all. We hope your 2018 is off to a great start. As we look forward to amazing new things in the coming year, let's take a moment to reflect on 2017 and a whirlwind of change which came to the Disneyland Resort. There were so many items and photos that we've had to divide...

Fab News: Let’s Get This New Year Started

Happy New Year! I'll type this quietly just in case your cabeza is still a little tender from New Year's Eve festivities. There's still five days left until the Three Kings come and take down my Christmas decorations, and let's hope Noe doesn't cut the little plastic Baby Jesus in the Rosca de Reyes in half like he did that...

The Sweep Spot #225 Discussion On Disneyland Fandom Over the Years

In this episode we have an interview on Disneyland Fandom and social media in the early days. Plus latest in Disneyland Resort Current Events. Get our book and more info at www.thesweepspot.com

Disnerland: A Message for YOU!

  HI CHILDS! I’d like to drop the Disner-mask for a second and say a few words to everyone on here just as myself. Hi! My name is N Nielsen. I am the co-creator and manager of Disnerland. I’d like to send thanks to each and every one of you who has liked our Facebook, Tumblr, or Instagram page, responded to a post,...

Knott’s Berry Farm: 2017 Was Berry Good!

Welcome back to the Farm. Today's article is a bit different. Let's take a look back at what has happened around the park throughout 2017 and ahead to next year. And if you don't have plans for New Year's Eve, please come join the MiceChat crew at the Farm for a very special event. Info at the bottom of...

Yesterland: Red Wagon Inn

How about Swift’s Premium Roast Prime Rib of Beef au Jus? Or maybe Swift’s Premium New York Cut Sirloin Steak? Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Red Wagon Inn When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Why Animatronic Donald Trump Looks Awkward in the Hall of Presidents

Robot Trump has landed in the Hall of Presidents at the Magic Kingdom. And while nearly everything involving our current Commander in Chief has proven controversial, one wouldn't expect the Disney theme parks to end up in the middle of a Donald Trump kerfuffle. And yet they are. Their newest animatronic has been almost universally panned and is the...

Disneyland Update: Top 10 Holiday Picks

Merry Christmas everyone! Hope your holiday is merry and bright and filled with delights. In place of the normal MiceChat Disneyland Photo Update, I've got a little holiday treat for you. Well, my treat actually. This is my top 10 favorite things at the Disneyland Resort this holiday season. Then I'll share little Lindalee Rose's top holiday tips.  We'll end with...

Chrisbumps in the Disnerland: WHAT IF THE RIDES WERE CHRISBUMPS TOO?!

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. Disnerland is satire created by theme park designers looking for an outlet for their creativity. If you don't have a funny bone, move along, but if you need a little chuckle to help relieve the holiday stress . . . welcome to Disnerland . . .  Chrisbumps is soooooo CLOSE! Are you all...

Star Wars News: Aerial Star Wars Land Photos – Feel the Force

No sooner is The Last Jedi out of the gate than we have a release date and working title for Episode IX. As most fans know, the working title for The Last Jedi was Space Bear, and many of the characters were called by bear-themed code names in the script; Kylo Ren was called "Grizzly", Rey "Panda", and Stormtroopers...

Disneyland Resort Update – Tis The Season for Crowds and Construction

Major projects are being prepped for early January construction at Disney California Adventure. They just need to get through a much busier than planned holiday season first. As annual pass block outs hit the resort, Disney expected at least one week of low crowd levels. However, that has not materialized. In fact, crowds have been so heavy that Disneyland...

Fab News: Disney Gives You the Gift of Trump for Christmas

Can you believe that it's almost Christmas? Not enough time to gather together all my favorite things to share. But I've got a running start. Quite a few little nuggets of goodness below . . . and even a prize you can win! Have a very Star Wars Jedi Challenges Merry Christmas everyone! Hail to the Newest Animatronic     ...

Yesterland: The Hall of Presidents Welcomes a New President

We’ve updated The Hall of Presidents with a new President—George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States. You were expecting someone else? Sorry. This is Yester World, not Today World. Well, to tell the truth, this Yesterland article also about the version of The Hall of Presidents with President Obama and the newly opened version with President Trump. Read...

Disneyland Update – Even MORE Star Wars in Tomorrowland

Happy Holiday's everyone! Greetings from the Happiest Place On Earth. Everything may look shiny, merry and bright . . . but this holiday is all about Star Wars. Let's take a quick look around the park and see what's new and take a look at that Star Wars Land construction as well. It's important to note that all passes except for Signature...

The Last Jedi: (Still) The Hero’s Journey

By the time you read this, The Last Jedi will be well on its way toward making major profit for Disney and further cementing the status of Star Wars as a cultural phenomenon, the likes of which we've seldom seen. Whether the film is any good is the purview of others (or perhaps entirely left to the judgment of...

Disney News Roundup: Disney Buys Fox, what else can happen?

Welcome to the MiceChat Disney News Roundup! As we prepare to celebrate the Holidays, It’s been a busy news week for the RoundUp! From Disney announcing a merger with 21st Century Fox, to the blockbuster debut of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. We even have exciting news about the 2018 World-Famous Gumball Rally! Let’s get the RoundUp going. All Disney Related...