For some theme park goers, the standard souvenir includes a logo magnet, ballpoint pen, or bumper sticker. Others scope out postcards and photo albums when navigating the shops. But, a growing number of Disney aficionados eagerly seek out the newest in a collection of leather handbags designed by Disney Design Group and Dooney & Bourke. Image: Disney [...]
Tag: Mickey Mouse
Recently my son and I decided to try one of the Guided Tours offered at the Disneyland Resort. Disneyland Park currently offers three different tours, plus a couple of seasonal options. Disney California Adventure doesn’t offer any tours at this time, but that is expected to change when construction is completed this summer. Since it was just [...]
Disney park guests were treated to a very special visit by talking Mickey Mouse on Monday evening, October 31st. During Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party talking Mickey Mouse made an appearance in the Magic Kingdom’s Town Square. Guests who arrived to meet Mickey Mouse were surprised by this technology which is part of Disney Imagineering’s “Living Character [...]
In this video, released by Disney, Mickey Mouse leads a parade of characters down Main Street, U.S.A. to officially open Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom on October 1, 1971. Parking lots are jammed and traffic was backed up for miles as folks headed to the new theme park. Also included in the video is a [...]
Mickey Mouse has moved out of his country home at the ToonTown Fair, and is now the star of a magic show at the Town Square Theater. The new meet and greet location officially opened to guests on April 1, 2011, and is the first time that visitors to Walt Disney World can obtain a FASTPASS [...]
I’ll admit it. I went to see the new Disney Junior Live on Stage show at Disney’s California Adventure with a bias on my shoulders. Let me explain. Even though I love most of Disney’s pre-school shows and have kids that fit their target demographic, I need to disclose that I grew to become a “hater” of [...]
The former Exposition Hall in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World has been renamed as Town Square Theater. It formally opens on April 1, 2011 as the new home of Mickey and Minnie Mouse and the Princesses. Disney was operating the meet and greet as a soft opening today.