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Fans Spot Rare Time-Sensitive ‘Hidden Mickey’


Today is the birthday of Mickey Mouse — and, as usual, Disney planned ahead in great detail for the celebration. In this case, Disney reportedly planned many years in advance! According to FOX 35 News, Walt Disney World Resort Cast Members have confirmed that there is one extremely time-sensitive — and sunlight-sensitive — Hidden Mickey to be found for exactly ...

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Disney Launches ‘Keep Our Oceans Amazing’ Campaign With ‘Avatar: Way of Water’


Fans of the James Cameron world of Pandora and the Avatar film from 2009 have been eagerly awaiting the CGI-heavy film’s sequel, Avatar: The Way of Water, which premieres in theaters this December and should theoretically serve as the movie that ushers in several more Avatar films. Apparently, however, there is another element to the Avatar sequel’s premiere that everyone should be excited about! The Walt Disney ...

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Disney Legend Excites Fans With Surprise Performance

There are a lot of new Disney, Marvel, or Pixar characters heading into the limelight (such as Raya), but many Disney fans will still agree that Disney princesses never get old — even if they do age! — and during a special Disney princess event recently, there was a very special cameo from many Disney princess fans’ favorite Disney heroine! ...

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CONFIRMED: Disneyland Reveals Mickey’s Toontown Reopening Date


According to the Disney Parks Blog, Mickey’s Toontown (which is a portion of Disneyland Resort that has recently been closed for an “ambitious reimagining”) is officially coming back in the spring — and now we have the exact date! The Disney Parks Blog announced the date alongside today’s birthday celebrations for Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse, and confirmed that Mickey’s ...

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Disney Annual Pass Sale Closed in Less Than 2 Days

Disneyland Annual Pass Sale

Last night, the Disneyland Resort announced that the sale of its Annual Pass, the Magic Key Pass, was closing mere hours after it opened. On Wednesday, November 16, it was announced that The Happiest Place On Earth was finally reopening sales of the year-long Pass to Guests outside of the closed, renewing group of pre-existing Pass Holders. Almost immediately after ...

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Disney Park Surpasses Pre-COVID Numbers For Cast Members

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Despite rumors flying around of Disney struggling to match staffing needs, it appears that some Disney Parks have surpassed their pre-Covid numbers for the number of Cast Members working at the Park. The Central Florida  Walt Disney World Resort and the Southern California Disneyland Resort are two of the best places in the world to enjoy a Disney vacation. The ...

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Latest Report of New Disney Theme Park “Misunderstanding”

New Disneyland Park

On November 16, a story broke that a new Disneyland Theme Park was going to be built in Malaysia. The announcement was shared by Malay State Heritage and Culture Committee chairman Datuk Muhammad Jailani Khamis, who said that a massive new tourist destination was going to be built in the town of Melaka (Malacca). He said: “After more than 20 ...

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Things We Miss About Disney World in the ‘BC Era’

Disney World in the BC Era

Before the year 2020 rolled in and wreaked havoc on all our lives, taking a vacation to Walt Disney World Resort was an altogether very different experience. While we’ve weathered through many of the restrictions and modifications that were initially introduced when Disney World first reopened following a lengthy closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve also had to contend ...

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Situation for Disney Passes “Pathetic”, Guests Stuck in 12-Hour Queues

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With the resumption of the Annual Passes, it’s become abundantly clear that the demand is incredibly high, with Guests stuck in absurdly long virtual queues to get their passes. Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort Guests love the Disney Parks for the magical experience they can provide. The Disneyland Resort, in particular is home to two Disney Parks—Disney California ...

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