Editor’s Note:
  • October 12, 2015: Change is in the wind at the Disneyland Resort – With all the projects now underway or rumored for the Disneyland Resort, we are relaunching Andy Castro's Disneyland Resort Project Tracker on our forums. We invite you to bookmark and check this thread on a regular basis as we track the future of the Disneyland Resort HERE. - We also examine the price increases at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World in an article from Hastin Zylstra HERE and Andy Castro takes a look at Disneyland price increases as the entire Rivers of America complex and Railroad prepare to shut down HERE. ×0
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Disneyland Update: Racers Fix, Frozen, Christmas Rush

November 04, 2013 at 3:00 am | 36 Comments

Welcome to the Monday edition of In the Parks and the Disneyland Update. Andy Castro and Dateline Disneyland are taking a much deserved break this week and In the parks is stepping in. We’ll check…


Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast Episode 68. The HHN Audio Experience.

November 04, 2013 at 1:00 am | 2 Comments

Hello and welcome to episode 68 of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast. We begin with the latest news from Orlando, including What’s Newniversal. We share with you the Mardi Gras bands, the new disability guide,…


What’s the Plus Side: Leveraging Next Gen

November 03, 2013 at 3:07 am | 63 Comments

“We have known for a really long time that getting our visitors to Walt Disney World to make decisions about where they spend their time before they leave home is a powerful driver of visits…


Mickey’s Halloween Celebration Parade Wows Disneyland Paris Crowds

November 03, 2013 at 2:00 am | 1 Comment

Mickey’s Halloween Celebration Parade at Disneyland Paris is considered one of the best offerings during the Fall season. We have some great photos and a video from Max Fan, D&M contributor and Dlrp Welcome webmaster.…


Disafterdark, Series 2 Episode 3 – The Piano Man and the Pub Singer

November 03, 2013 at 1:15 am | No Comments

Welcome back to our humble podcast and thank you for listening. We are joined again, by Tom Ameen. This week, Paul B is drinking Brothers Cider, and Paul D is drinking ‘Hobgoblin’, while Nick is…


Hong Kong Disneyland Celebrates Halloween!

November 02, 2013 at 3:00 am | 9 Comments

Hong Kong Disneyland put on a spectacular Halloween this year. Alain Littaye of the Disney and more blog put this report together for us. Let us know your thoughts, do you see anything below that…


Universal Studios Japan Update: Harry Potter and Halloween

November 02, 2013 at 2:00 am | 10 Comments

We are thrilled to introduce you to our new Universal Studios Osaka correspondent, Katie Fujihara, who will be covering Universal Studios Osaka for MiceChat.com. She has lots of fun things to share with us. Hello…


Disney Legend Tony Baxter receives his Window on Main Street

November 01, 2013 at 11:59 am | 33 Comments

Who could have guessed in 1965 that Disneyland ice cream scooper Tony Baxter would one day have his own window on Main Street U.S.A.   A window is an honor only bestowed upon the most…


Walt Disney World Pop Swap and Frozen

November 01, 2013 at 3:00 am | 15 Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’ll be looking at some news and construction at both the Magic Kingdom and Epcot. We have something fizzy for you today and something Frozen! Keep…


Thor Meet and Greet Lands in Tomorrowland

November 01, 2013 at 3:00 am | 9 Comments

Today we offer an an abbreviated version of In the Parks as we focus on the new Marvel exhibit inside Disneyland’s Innoventions.  Thor: Treasures of Asgard welcomes the first Marvel meet and greet inside a…


2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Photos – Double Feature

November 01, 2013 at 1:10 am | 6 Comments

There are two Yesterland articles today. Most of the 2013 Epcot Food & Wine Festival is over. The final day this year is Monday, November 11. Whether you were there or you missed it, take…


Blackout Haunted house 2013, BLACKOUT Elements

November 01, 2013 at 12:30 am | 9 Comments

Heads up, this isn’t a theme park story, it’s a haunt thing. A very, very scary, probably one of the scariest haunted houses which is still terrifying guests this season in Downtown LA. For those…

Posted in Features, In the Parks


Get Park Wise – Celebrating Halloween at the Disney Parks

October 31, 2013 at 3:00 am | 6 Comments

While Disney fairytales might evoke images of flying elephants and sparkle-clad princesses, there’s no shortage of creepy fun to be had when visiting the parks. Here are a few fun ways to celebrate one of…


Secrets of the Wooden Door 2 – A Halloween Radio Drama

October 31, 2013 at 2:30 am | No Comments

Secrets of the Wooden Door 2 – An Original Podcast Audio Drama Written by Jeremiah Good, Brian Sommer and Patrick Hurd Starring: Corey Burton,  Peter Reneday, Jeremiah Good, Brian Sommer, Magic Joe, Patrick Hurd, Greg…


Season Pass Podcast: The Making of Knott’s Haunt 2013!

October 31, 2013 at 2:00 am | No Comments

The Season Pass Podcast continues the 2013 Halloween celebration with a trip to Knott’s Scary Farm for Halloween Haunt!  TWO 2-hour episodes with tons of interviews with event, maze, show Creators and Park Leaders.  Also, experience…


Samland Visits Orlando – Exceptional, Acceptable or Regrettable

October 31, 2013 at 1:00 am | 7 Comments

Some may view this as the latest Samland column. Others will simply say that he has provided a trip report as a cheap way to bang out a bunch of content really, really fast. There…


DESIGN: Those Were The Times No.21 – Bob Spaced Out with Virgin Galactic

October 30, 2013 at 3:00 am | 9 Comments

Up, up, and away! Bob visits Virgin Galactic and learns what it’s like to reach for the stars.  He gets the royal treatment and tours their top secret facility. Today’s Wheel of Years stopped at…


Walt Disney Pictures Frozen About To Thaw

October 30, 2013 at 2:00 am | 16 Comments

The project of The Snow Queen has been kicking around the Disney studios since the golden age of Walt Disney himself.  Legendary Imagineer Marc Davis had even developed concepts for a boat ride at Disneyland…

Posted in Disney Movies, Features


Disney News Round Up: When Holidays Collide!

October 30, 2013 at 1:00 am | No Comments

Today’s Round Up is full of early holiday fun. Snow is beginning to collect on the Sleeping Beauty’s castle at Disneyland and Holiday merchandise is already out in the parks! Even MiceChat is getting into…


Micechat Podcast 12 – Haunted Experiences, Tomorrowland’s Tomorrow, Dis and DAS

October 30, 2013 at 12:01 am | 6 Comments

It’s October which means HALLOWEEN time!  Discussion on multiple haunted experiences and attractions for the season including Halloween Horror Nights Universal Studios, Empty Grave, The Purge, Blackout, Delusion, and more, plus a big review on…