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Jan 16, 2012 9:20 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
There have been a lot of Disney fact posts lately-so why not do a Disney fact thread! They are always fun when new people enter the lounge....so what's your favorite Disney fact?

The fact that the old man playing the banjo in Pirates is not some random old man. He is actually A pirate named Jean Laffite. He hid in the Lousiana swamp lands and that's also why the loading dock is called "Laffite's Landing" 😊 - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 9:43AM
Learn something new everyday! - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 9:47AM
=) - UncoolBunny  71.0 #3808 11:30AM
And the ride, well before they put all the movie stuff in, is a journey through his memories of being a pirate. When you go down the first drop, you are supposed to be descending into his mind and he appears several other places during the ride. The story is also tied in with Haunted Mansion, that's why the weather vane is a ship. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 11:36AM
Oh my gosh! So cool. Where else does he appear in the ride? - BlackCanary86  51.2 #4275 11:48AM
Between these two rides there was supposed to be a crypt. You can still see the top arch of the would be doorway along the wall/bench/sidewalk dividers (don't know how to describe it) between potc and hm. it has a date on top of the arch - Pixarprincess  539.3 #319 11:50AM
I did not know that. Cool - cesium55  531.6 #327 11:51AM
Absolutely correct. It was going to be a tunnel walkway thing linking the attractions into one story. The date is the birth year of the imagineer who came up with it minus 200 years I believe. Every attraction in the parks has a story tied to it. The mansion one is very interesting. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 11:53AM
I've read so much into Pirates! This has to be my favorite thing! I love it!! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 12:13PM
Really?! I had no idea! He still creeps me out, there is banjo music but no banjo.... Also I alway feel like he is watching me like a crazy stalker.... - tiggertwin  329.5 #649 12:58PM
I'd love to hear the haunted mansion story! Can anyone send it to me? - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 1:48PM
The Haunted Mansion story goes that The pirate Capt. Blood built the mansion for his wife and she made him promise to never go out to sea again. He told her that he had to go one last time and he was gone for a long time. When he finally came back they got into a big argument and he ended up killing her. Not sure if he killed her accidentally or out of rage. Well, he was so distraught over her death that it's rumored he hung himself in the gallery.. This is why there is a ship weathervane and the picture of the ship in the portrait hall, and also obviously the hanging man in the gallery is Capt. Blood. =) Disney has added stuff with the bride in the attic and killing her husbands and stuff.. but this is one of the original stories. Enjoy! - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 2:00PM
Very cool :-) - LAFDWifey  81.5 #3626 2:05PM
WOW!! CMJenKWorth will you be my new best friend?! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:08PM
Haha.. Sure! I used to be a Mansion Maid.. Loved every second of it. I miss it sometimes. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 2:12PM
Yup I'm claiming you as my new BFF! I want to hear all your stories! Lol - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:18PM
I've always wondered if there was something going on with that guy! Thanks for sharing! - DisneylAndy  205.6 #1783 4:19PM
Huh. I always heard that the bride's death was caused by her overprotective father. When the sailor was gone at sea, he came in as she was trying on her wedding dress. He lied to her, telling her that the captain died at sea. She killed herself, then when the captain came back and heard of the news, he hung himself. - snowwannab  674.2 #243 8:19PM
Wow I love both these stories! Thanks for Sharing guys! #extremequality. - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:12PM
Right Tink! I love all this info! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 9:34PM
Thanks CMJen for the info! - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 10:32PM
Woah! Never knew that - DisneyVillain  356.0 #565 11:48PM
http://longforgottenhauntedmansion.blogspot.com/2010/09/jean-lafitte-and-mega-theme-temptation.html this is one of probably a few different blogs about the Jean Lafitte story. this one really gets in depth on the story, even more so than what you have learned thus far. check it out!!!! - littleoysterz  242.3 #1315 1:06AM
Wow! Very interesting article! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:17AM
Walt passed before the POTC attraction was complete, this was one of his babies and he took pride in it. - GoofyJoe  1906.6 #64 10:38AM
Goofy that is why I love it so much! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 10:50AM
Mine is the one in which iasw opened any Walt had children from different cultures represented and they all poured one gallon of water into the attraction, now when they drain the water they take a gallon of water out to keep the "culture" πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™βœ¨βœ¨βœ¨ - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 9:23AM
I didnt know this! Cool!! - vanGoghsStarryNight  37.1 #4809 9:44AM
Really?!?! That's awesome - kateluvskev  184.4 #2052 9:58AM
That's awesome I didn't know this! - ingridd  15.5 #7108 11:33AM
You can find a video of it on YouTube! It's really cool to see walt and all the kids from around the world! - kritomiester  333.1 #632 11:42AM
My mom was actually one of the kids who opened IASW, she poured the water and met Walt, she was about seven years old. - CM_LionGeek  352.7 #575 12:28PM
That's amazing @lion geek! What an awesome thing for yor culture and family - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 12:43PM
That is a really cool fact! - proudcanuck  478.5 #379 1:02PM
That's a very cool fact! - LAFDWifey  81.5 #3626 2:04PM
I did not know that. thank you for the info!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:05PM
Neato! - Tom  6575.4 #10 4:50PM
@Lion your like MW Royalty! That's so awesome your mom got to meet the beloved Walt! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:15PM
Walt wanted to make every guest feel important when they entered the park, so he made the walk ways look like the red carpet (hence the red bricks at the main gate). Also, when you go through the tunnels, it symbolizes the curtain rising on a show. Along the sides of the walls, there are attraction posters to show the guests which attractions you'll see in your near future. Finally, the names on the Main street windows symbolize the opening credits of a movie, giving credit to those who made the production possible. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:23PM
Dole whips give you magic powers - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 12:40PM
In Indiana Jones, in the last scene where it looks like the jeep is backing up and the ball rolls after you, well, the car doesn't move (its just shakes). The walls move backwards and the ball is released, but spins away from you, but creates that illusion that its coming after you. imagineer Tony Baxter was inspired to put this effect in after sitting inhis car in the car wash at the gas station and watched how the water machines moved around the car, creating that illusion that you're moving, but you're not.  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 7:53PM
That's cool! - nothinsuss  215.4 #1658 7:55PM
Whoa I never knew this!! I always thought the car moved backwards! Next time I'm going to pay more careful attention. Cool fact, thanks! - Jenniferr  506.7 #356 7:56PM
next time, try to sit on the ends of the rows and when its that scene, watch the walls. Try to look where the wall meets the floor and you could see it - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:03PM
The door room (first room) rotates too, right? Whenever I'm on it, I like to look behind me and see the wall rotate. - MonteKristal  310.6 #739 8:12PM
Yes, that changes too, but for me, its always the left :) - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:14PM
Yup! Saw that on the Disney channel when I was younger.. always love that part of the ride - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 9:27PM
When first promoting Disneyland, Walt chose to use Tinkerbell as its mascot, instead of Mickey. This was because if the park was a flop, he didn't want Mickey to be associated with failure.  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:34PM
Are YOU the author of "Little Known Facts about Well-Known Places: Disneyland"??? hahaha you're a plethora of disney facts! :D - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:42PM
haha. no. I just know a lot of Disney stuff. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:59PM
That book has quiet a few inaccuracies in it ... Kevin is much smarter than that! - calpolyDLlover  242.1 #1318 12:39AM
I have a door on Main Street and a brick outside in the Esplenade - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 10:28PM
You have a door on Main Street? Like one of the windows? - iDreamAboutDumbo  307.6 #757 1:13AM
There's a window that's a tribute to all Cast Members. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:06AM
Me too. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:24AM
Here is my fact.. Where the art gallery used to be and the dream suite is now was supposed to be an apartment for Walt. It was going to be an all top of the line luxury apartment with direct access to club 33. The apartment above the firehouse was supposed to be temporary and it's very small. But Walt died before they could start construction on the luxury apartment. =( I think it's kind of cool that they put he DS up there.. Kind of like a tribute to what it was supposed to be. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 1:05PM
The railing on the Dream Suite balcony also has a W and R for Walt and Roy. - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 2:10PM
Dang it! I was gonna tell that one! - theRealDisneygirlforevr  175.3 #2167 2:33PM
I tell this story to guests all the time when I work in NOS - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:09PM
When creating the Partners statue, they researched what Walt always wanted to change. they found out that he always wanted to be a little taller, so the statue of Walt is a little taller than in reality.   - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:50PM
Back in the day the Frontierland Shooting Gallery used live .22 caliber rifles.
- CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 3:33PM
And then Changed to Compressed air pellet rifles. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 4:04PM
but not lead bullets, frangible bullets - Coaster  14314.0 #1 8:49PM
POTC and the HM were supposed to be walk throughs, until Walt saw the Omnimover system at the World's Fair in 1964. He then brought the system to DL and put it in the HM. for POTC, he thought guests would take too long walking through the scenes, so he made it a boat ride, making each experience the same amount of time.  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 7:49PM
1st, AWESOME thread you started Mouseketeer! 2nd, I just finished reading Mouse Tales and More Mouse Tales by David Keonig. There is a ton of insider info and really interesting history on the park. They're both great reads for anyone interested :) - melissa_ficent  318.5 #704 9:43PM
last one: you can see the building that hosts the Indy attraction from DTD. when you get off the tram, look to the left and you'll see a green building with some green looking clouds on it. That's the building that has the last scene in it. (you can hear the rumble from WOD about every 10-15 seconds) - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:01PM
Another fact. Walt was at a CM orientation and was addressing the new hires. One of the newbies out of respect asked Mr. Disney a question. He answered the young man and added. Son there is only one Mr. in park, and that is Mr. Lincoln. My name is Walt. That's what's on my name tag. We are family and we use our first names here.  - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 2:53PM
Wow thats so great to learn - HanLostLeia  1096.2 #131 8:44PM
The Monsanto Mighty Microscope from Adventure Through Inner Space appears in both versions of Star Tours after it replaced the former attraction. It appears in the original attraction film during the wrong turn scene in the Space Station when you drop and pull back up. In the new version, it appears in the Death Star Scene to the bottom left before you pass the force fields protecting the hanger bay inside the Death Star.
- CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 1:04PM
Oh good one shadow! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:19PM
Tbank you!! I did not know that one!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:17PM
Oops I meant thank you!!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:17PM
I read that the railings high up in NOS are actually made of a rubbery plastic- so that they won't rust. - princessSue  261.9 #1100 2:48PM
My favorite fact (which I'm sure everyone knows about) has always been that Walts apartment above the fire house there is a light always on in his honor. that's always been my fav. - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:28PM
Awww I like that one too. And they turn the light off when his daughters are at the parks out of respect. - FindMeAtTheCove  237.4 #1364 9:16PM
The plain Purple tea cup is the fastest spinning tea cup. - Miki  41.9 #4591 5:28PM
i read that in my book too :) - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 5:29PM
Thanks for the info!! - Jenniferr  506.7 #356 7:57PM
They actually slowed all the teacups down a few yrs ago bcuz of some city mandated rule I believe - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:12PM
On the HM dining room scene, turn around and you will see a wheelchair sitting there. A guest really loved the HM and when he died, his wife wanted to put something in there that gave a tribute to him. So Disney allowed them to put his wheelchair in the HM, for being a lifetime fan. the CMs sometimes move it around, but its kinda creepy seeing it there all by itself.  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 9:39PM
When they were first in the planning stages, the imagineers had the Alice attractions be a walk through attraction, being that you were playing the role of Alice and walking through the story. Some of the concepts are still present (ie: the door knob, the flowers, etc). The best part was that when a guest got to the second floor and wantd to get back to the first, they were going to be a giant slide that you would slide down, returning you back to her "reality" - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 10:21PM
Imagine walk through Timmy hunts! - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 10:53PM
Original designs for Haunted Mansion included a restraunt inside ala Blue Bayou. I think it would have made an awesome atmosphere. - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 12:19AM
That when they first filled the Rivers of America, it all drained away. They had to seal the bottom so it wouldn't do it again. Also that there is water from all the rivers in America that was poured in it during the opening. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 1:12PM
I heard that last time they drained ROS they found two autopia cars. - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 2:25PM
ROA* - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 2:30PM
They found lots of pagers and cell phones and glasses - MelodyMouse  2681.4 #36 3:11PM
How could there be that stuff in there... Didn't a little boy get sucked down by the filters like gust in Willy winks and the chocolate factory. - PrincessDaisy  305.1 #771 4:44PM
When testing the Matterhorn bobselds, the imagineers didn't have a way to stop the bobsleds at the end of the ride, so they set up a pile of hey to stop the bobsleds. Walt loved the way the bobsleds stopped and the sense of a sudden stop, so they kept it in (minus the hey) - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:06PM
Hey is for horses - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 8:11PM
horses are for ridin.....and ridin is for DISNEYLAND!!!! - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:12PM
But grass is cheaper! - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:24PM
When Splash Mountain first opened, it was the largest attraction Disney had ever built (acreage wise)  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:16PM
i also heard the price of splash is what walt paid to open disneyland originally - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:19PM
yeah, they both cost $17million - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:22PM
Yep - and part of the cost was the original logs. They were too heavy, and sank. I have a friend who was on the redesign team that got the functional ones built and shipped so the ride could open! *LOL* - ThatDoleWhipKimberly  391.4 #489 9:42PM
On the hot summer days, it can get up to 150 degrees inside a character's costume D: - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:43PM
Oh my those poor CS! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:35PM
All of the buildings in Toon Town aren't straight lines, giving it take cartoon like feel. The imagineers couldn't figure out how to build crooked walls, so they build straight walls on the inside and made the facades with crooked lines. also, the paint that is used is flammable. that's why it closes early and a firetruck is always ready during the fireworks  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 9:04PM
I love all your facts BBM. I could talk to you for hours! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:38PM
Umm not sure if I believe you. We close toontown because of the close proximity but have you ever seen the mess the shells leave after? Too much clean up so it stays closed. - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1580 9:22AM
Omg, I LOVE this thread so much!!! - PrincessKristin  780.2 #199 9:16PM
I agree! Thanks Mouseketeer for initiating this post! :) A lot of great information! MWers are awesome! - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:20PM
I love this post!!!! : D - Dlandlover  6.5 #12445 10:39PM
The old skyway station in fantasy land can still be found behind the casey jr. Circus train. - monkeboy2042_CM  317.0 #713 11:45PM
And if you look closely at the wrought iron work on the balcony of the Dream Suite in NOS, you'll see Walt and Roy Disney's initials highlighted in gold. Thank you Walt; thank you Roy. What gifts you both gave to the world. - 50sKid  171.6 #2221 2:16PM
From what I've been told about the bb bullet holes in the Grand Canyon and Haunted Mansion...prior to 9/11 There were a lot of gang members hanging at DL usually on Friday nights ( scaring a lot of families) and they usually carried fire arms into the park. No check in security then. - SUUZinOC  1031.4 #141 3:52PM
Oops this was supposed to post one down. - SUUZinOC  1031.4 #141 3:52PM
Oh I've heard that one but I thought it was some guy that went crazy. - apanda1983  186.3 #2027 4:03PM
Look closely next time on the haunted manison, in the dining room scene, there is a gun shot hole and instead of replacing that whole piece of glass a cast member went to the dollar store and got a plastic spider and placed it over the hole. - DisneyTrueLove  8.1 #10452 2:38PM
Why is there a bullet hole? - Sharkgrrl19  227.9 #1495 3:12PM
Also wonder why the bb bullet hole on the train ride through the dinosaur part has been there for years....anyone know? - MicheyMouse  323.8 #675 3:31PM
I always wanted to know the story begin all of these.....hmmmm ;) - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 3:42PM
The bullet hole in Mansion is there because some kid decided to shoot the glass with a BB gun during a grad night years ago. Those panes of glass are so large that they were flown in and placed by helicopter before they put the roof on the building. They are also very expensive. So, instead of spending tons of money and shutting down the attraction to take off he roof and replace it, they covered it with a fake plastic spider. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 3:47PM
Hm, well I have one. When they brought in the skeletons for POTC, Walt thought they looked like Halloween decorations. So they swapped them for actual human skeletons from UCLA. Of course, they've since been re-replaced with realistic fake ones. - snowwannab  674.2 #243 8:25PM
There's still one human skull left - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:29PM
It's the skull on the headboard right? - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:32PM
Yep - melissa_ficent  318.5 #704 9:23PM
You are correct shadowgamer - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 9:32PM
Why do I have a hard time believing this - monkeboy2042_CM  317.0 #713 9:10AM
Some parts in the Jungle Cruise are only up to 3 ft deep. That's why they painted the water brown so guests couldn't see.. - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:30PM
Alice in Wonderland and Mr. Toad's Wild Ride share the same building. Β Alice is on the 2nd floor, Mr. Toad is on the 1st floor. - DisneyPhotoFan  920.2 #159 8:41PM
ahhh thats why in Alice its always SUPER hot hahaa - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:43PM
:o - missgoofy  369.1 #532 4:20PM
Ooo also you can see the three moose who did the intro to Country Bear Jamboree on the Winnie the Pooh attraction after you pass the heffalumps and woozles room and turn around! :) - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:10PM
I got walked off in that room! - bluefairy  643.3 #257 12:03AM
That's awesome bluefairy!! πŸ’™πŸ’™ I've only been walked off once (for splash) I love Disney behind the scenes!! Hope to get more walk offs to see more! :) - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 5:47AM
Believe it or not but the song "Tragic Kingdom" by No Doubt features the little remain seated recording from the Matterhorn and some Main Street music in the beginning. - jonagurcia  264.6 #1077 9:20PM
They also used part of the main street electrical parade recording on there trajic kingdom tour - Alex   307.3 #759 9:23PM
Yup, they are from Anaheim (: - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 10:42PM
IASW has its own generator.  During a large power outage, a friend was working on the topiaries during the night shift.  He said it was terrifyingly weird to hear that thing singing when everything else was blacked out for miles. - ThatDoleWhipKimberly  391.4 #489 9:35PM
On opening day the asphalt on Main St hadn't yet dried, so all the women in heels kept getting stuck in it. Also, Walt had to choose between clean drinking H20 or running toilets so he chose toilets of course since ppl could always buy a difft beverage! - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:24PM
There were CM's serving free water to the guests that day. They stood throughout the park with trays, glasses and pitchers of water. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:37AM
This is such a fun thread. Thanks all for the fun Disney facts! - PrincessLeia  292.7 #843 10:47PM
When walking down main street, take a look at the display windows . Notice that they are lower to the ground than normal . Walt purposley had imagineers design the windows like that so small children could see te displays inside the windows while walking down main street . :-) - PrincessMacyCM  535.5 #324 10:49PM
3 Fave Facts: 1) You can not buy chewing gum in the parks. Walt stepped in gum one time and decided to banned it from the park. Plus, it takes too long to clean it up. 2) There was a lingere shop on Main St. with its own underwear museum. 3) All but one of the golden spires on the castle are gold leafed. The painted one served as a reminder that 'Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.' Also Walt did this when his CFO(Roy) went on vacation. Roy was not pleased because they were low on funds. - MellyChelly  262.4 #1094 4:13AM
The first Tinkerbell hired to "fly" over the castle in the early 60s was 71 years old! Her name is Tiny Kline. - jacdanfan  6715.0 #7 5:37AM
LOL! I always loved that one. I hear she had a very colorfull personality! I don't know how true this is but I heard they would put a mattress up to stop her!!! - Boundin  508.6 #353 9:03PM
The droids in the queue for Star Tours were originally geese in America Sings. - Geekery  401.5 #473 9:12AM
While working W/S stores, I had theΒ privilege of working with one of the original CM's named Karen who at the time was mgr of all the W/S stores. At closing time, she would always give a little facts speech to the CM's about DL. She knew Watt very well. One was that as you walk form land to land, if you look down, you will notice that the pavement changes to show the landscape of the land you are in. Frontierland has cowboy boots and horse shoe prints. And the music in each land is also for that period.Β  - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:52AM
What a way to end your day! Is she still working? - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:57AM
No. I believe she retired several years ago. All the older mgrs and leads knew her. She was awesome. Ask the w/s leads and older girls and stockers. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 2:48PM
What is w/s? - Pintraderswife  463.9 #393 8:37PM
West side i think - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:41PM
I didnt know this! Cool!! - vanGoghsStarryNight  37.1 #4809 9:44AM
Learn something new everyday! - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 9:47AM
Really?!?! That's awesome - kateluvskev  184.4 #2052 9:58AM
=) - UncoolBunny  71.0 #3808 11:30AM
That's awesome I didn't know this! - ingridd  15.5 #7108 11:33AM
And the ride, well before they put all the movie stuff in, is a journey through his memories of being a pirate. When you go down the first drop, you are supposed to be descending into his mind and he appears several other places during the ride. The story is also tied in with Haunted Mansion, that's why the weather vane is a ship. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 11:36AM
You can find a video of it on YouTube! It's really cool to see walt and all the kids from around the world! - kritomiester  333.1 #632 11:42AM
Oh my gosh! So cool. Where else does he appear in the ride? - BlackCanary86  51.2 #4275 11:48AM
Between these two rides there was supposed to be a crypt. You can still see the top arch of the would be doorway along the wall/bench/sidewalk dividers (don't know how to describe it) between potc and hm. it has a date on top of the arch - Pixarprincess  539.3 #319 11:50AM
I did not know that. Cool - cesium55  531.6 #327 11:51AM
Absolutely correct. It was going to be a tunnel walkway thing linking the attractions into one story. The date is the birth year of the imagineer who came up with it minus 200 years I believe. Every attraction in the parks has a story tied to it. The mansion one is very interesting. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 11:53AM
I've read so much into Pirates! This has to be my favorite thing! I love it!! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 12:13PM
My mom was actually one of the kids who opened IASW, she poured the water and met Walt, she was about seven years old. - CM_LionGeek  352.7 #575 12:28PM
That's amazing @lion geek! What an awesome thing for yor culture and family - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 12:43PM
Really?! I had no idea! He still creeps me out, there is banjo music but no banjo.... Also I alway feel like he is watching me like a crazy stalker.... - tiggertwin  329.5 #649 12:58PM
That is a really cool fact! - proudcanuck  478.5 #379 1:02PM
I'd love to hear the haunted mansion story! Can anyone send it to me? - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 1:48PM
The Haunted Mansion story goes that The pirate Capt. Blood built the mansion for his wife and she made him promise to never go out to sea again. He told her that he had to go one last time and he was gone for a long time. When he finally came back they got into a big argument and he ended up killing her. Not sure if he killed her accidentally or out of rage. Well, he was so distraught over her death that it's rumored he hung himself in the gallery.. This is why there is a ship weathervane and the picture of the ship in the portrait hall, and also obviously the hanging man in the gallery is Capt. Blood. =) Disney has added stuff with the bride in the attic and killing her husbands and stuff.. but this is one of the original stories. Enjoy! - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 2:00PM
That's a very cool fact! - LAFDWifey  81.5 #3626 2:04PM
Very cool :-) - LAFDWifey  81.5 #3626 2:05PM
WOW!! CMJenKWorth will you be my new best friend?! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:08PM
The railing on the Dream Suite balcony also has a W and R for Walt and Roy. - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 2:10PM
Haha.. Sure! I used to be a Mansion Maid.. Loved every second of it. I miss it sometimes. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 2:12PM
Yup I'm claiming you as my new BFF! I want to hear all your stories! Lol - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:18PM
Oh good one shadow! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:19PM
I heard that last time they drained ROS they found two autopia cars. - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 2:25PM
ROA* - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 2:30PM
Dang it! I was gonna tell that one! - theRealDisneygirlforevr  175.3 #2167 2:33PM
They found lots of pagers and cell phones and glasses - MelodyMouse  2681.4 #36 3:11PM
Why is there a bullet hole? - Sharkgrrl19  227.9 #1495 3:12PM
Also wonder why the bb bullet hole on the train ride through the dinosaur part has been there for years....anyone know? - MicheyMouse  323.8 #675 3:31PM
I always wanted to know the story begin all of these.....hmmmm ;) - Mouseketeer.for.Short  335.7 #623 3:42PM
The bullet hole in Mansion is there because some kid decided to shoot the glass with a BB gun during a grad night years ago. Those panes of glass are so large that they were flown in and placed by helicopter before they put the roof on the building. They are also very expensive. So, instead of spending tons of money and shutting down the attraction to take off he roof and replace it, they covered it with a fake plastic spider. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 3:47PM
From what I've been told about the bb bullet holes in the Grand Canyon and Haunted Mansion...prior to 9/11 There were a lot of gang members hanging at DL usually on Friday nights ( scaring a lot of families) and they usually carried fire arms into the park. No check in security then. - SUUZinOC  1031.4 #141 3:52PM
Oops this was supposed to post one down. - SUUZinOC  1031.4 #141 3:52PM
Love this info... So need to get a DL book!!! - Cath  26.3 #5506 3:54PM
Oh I've heard that one but I thought it was some guy that went crazy. - apanda1983  186.3 #2027 4:03PM
And then Changed to Compressed air pellet rifles. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 4:04PM
I did not know that. thank you for the info!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:05PM
Tbank you!! I did not know that one!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:17PM
Oops I meant thank you!!! - nikole31  240.4 #1337 4:17PM
I've always wondered if there was something going on with that guy! Thanks for sharing! - DisneylAndy  205.6 #1783 4:19PM
another bit of info about the lamp that is always on in Walt's apartment above the firestation: when Walt's daughters are in the park they turn the lamp off out of respect for them.  - purrplepokin  3.4 #26077 4:38PM
That's an interesting fact! - apanda1983  186.3 #2027 7:17PM
Yes! I have heard of that too! - calidream1  397.0 #484 8:50PM
Walt had 2 daughters, Diane and Sharon. Sharon was adopted and passed away in 1993. - Fanatic4Disney  267.3 #1054 10:36PM
How could there be that stuff in there... Didn't a little boy get sucked down by the filters like gust in Willy winks and the chocolate factory. - PrincessDaisy  305.1 #771 4:44PM
Neato! - Tom  6575.4 #10 4:50PM
This is awesome because I just bought a Disneyland facts book at Barnes and Noble today! $7 :) one of the facts I liked from the book was that most of the plants in Tomorrowland are edible "to emphasize a future where gardens do double duty as food sources." - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 5:18PM
Just make sure you dont eat a strawberry and post about it. - MissErikaRae  285.5 #884 6:26PM
That explains the lettuce flowers! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 7:14PM
I know! I always wondered why there was lettuce planted there! hahaha - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 7:44PM
You can go to City Hall and ask for a listing of the plants that are currently planted in Tomorrowland. ALL of the plants are edible. - DizneyGurlll  186.6 #2023 9:20PM
Awesome that you can get a list! That's the kind of thing I love finding out! - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 10:08PM
i read that in my book too :) - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 5:29PM
Just make sure you dont eat a strawberry and post about it. - MissErikaRae  285.5 #884 6:26PM
That explains the lettuce flowers! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 7:14PM
That's an interesting fact! - apanda1983  186.3 #2027 7:17PM
The captain selling the wenches in POTC is the test bed for most all animatronics in Disneyland.
- CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 7:17PM
He was also the first Mr. Lincoln. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:24PM
Back in 2001 the skippers on Jungle Cruise had to stop shooting blanks at the hippos due to a complaint from animal rights activists & they actually stopped using the gun altogether up until a couple yrs ago but now they still don't point towards the hippos! - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 7:44PM
Toward the trees..it brings funny jokes too - MarshaMouse  3931.1 #24 7:46PM
Darn hippies ;) - tuesday737  1235.0 #103 7:55PM
yeah yeah shoot the trees, but that hippo is still gonna charge.....only with the bubbles and wigglie ears - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:10PM
I know! I always wondered why there was lettuce planted there! hahaha - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 7:44PM
Toward the trees..it brings funny jokes too - MarshaMouse  3931.1 #24 7:46PM
Darn hippies ;) - tuesday737  1235.0 #103 7:55PM
That's cool! - nothinsuss  215.4 #1658 7:55PM
Whoa I never knew this!! I always thought the car moved backwards! Next time I'm going to pay more careful attention. Cool fact, thanks! - Jenniferr  506.7 #356 7:56PM
Thanks for the info!! - Jenniferr  506.7 #356 7:57PM
next time, try to sit on the ends of the rows and when its that scene, watch the walls. Try to look where the wall meets the floor and you could see it - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:03PM
here is my fact 1: Space Mountain is actually 15 ft below the ground. Fact 2: TOT is the SAFEST attraction in the Disney parks, Indy is second. and Fact 3: Before there was the ROA, it was used for the Anahiem water rescue team where they would practice saving lives i case a water rescue was needed. - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:08PM
😏not sure if I believe you or not... - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:10PM
for which one - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:11PM
since i posted 3 - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:13PM
All of them! - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:25PM
well then 1.)going into SM you go down down down and exiting you come up all those stairs to get to the picture viewing area. 2.) i have a friend who works in DCA on Soarin' and in Bugs land, he was on a backstage CM thing and was told that since the generators that power Soarin are also used in TOT. and TOT has such advanced computers that when it senses a breakdown could happen it will shut the ride down before the breakdown. 3.) i have a Disneyland book called "Disneyland Past, Present, and Future" and shows the water rescue team in the ROA before tom sawyer.(ill post a pic so its real) well there ya go, i explained all my facts - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:42PM
Ok you convinced me! - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:58PM
thank you :) - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:01PM
I tell this story to guests all the time when I work in NOS - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:09PM
😏not sure if I believe you or not... - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:10PM
yeah yeah shoot the trees, but that hippo is still gonna charge.....only with the bubbles and wigglie ears - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:10PM
Hey is for horses - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 8:11PM
for which one - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:11PM
horses are for ridin.....and ridin is for DISNEYLAND!!!! - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:12PM
The door room (first room) rotates too, right? Whenever I'm on it, I like to look behind me and see the wall rotate. - MonteKristal  310.6 #739 8:12PM
since i posted 3 - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:13PM
Yes, that changes too, but for me, its always the left :) - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:14PM
i also heard the price of splash is what walt paid to open disneyland originally - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:19PM
Huh. I always heard that the bride's death was caused by her overprotective father. When the sailor was gone at sea, he came in as she was trying on her wedding dress. He lied to her, telling her that the captain died at sea. She killed herself, then when the captain came back and heard of the news, he hung himself. - snowwannab  674.2 #243 8:19PM
yeah, they both cost $17million - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:22PM
He was also the first Mr. Lincoln. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:24PM
Walt was going to build another type of Main Street to the left of the Disney opera house. It was going to be called Liberty Street, and it was to open in 1959. Complete with a blacksmith, glass maker, and weaver, Liberty Street would also have a Hall of Presidents. Instead of developing it as planned, he used the funds to update Tomorrowland.
- Missshelly  692.9 #225 8:24PM
glad he did that...i like my SM - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:25PM
There's a glass blower on Main street at WDW. Too bad it didn't happen. There's a ton of room back there. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:25PM
After seeing the map, I've always wondered what was back there BBM! It was supposed to be a culdesac, so there was no way to walk straight through. - Missshelly  692.9 #225 8:28PM
Last time I was on the Lilly Belle the guide said they were thinking of expanding back there to help with traffic flow since mainstreet can get so congested. Dono if its true but I though it was interesting. - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:33PM
I've been in the park 2 times when we (as in the crowd of people I was in) were lead backstage to avoid the parade... We went from Main St to Tomorrowland the back way. - iDreamAboutDumbo  307.6 #757 1:27AM
But grass is cheaper! - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:24PM
All of them! - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:25PM
glad he did that...i like my SM - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:25PM
There's a glass blower on Main street at WDW. Too bad it didn't happen. There's a ton of room back there. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:25PM
After seeing the map, I've always wondered what was back there BBM! It was supposed to be a culdesac, so there was no way to walk straight through. - Missshelly  692.9 #225 8:28PM
There's still one human skull left - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:29PM
It's the skull on the headboard right? - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:32PM
Fact 4: Walt was scared of mice
Fact 5: he originally wanted to name Mickey, Mortimer and his wife said no since mortimer wasnt "friendly" enough
Fact 6: Walt had the ideas formulating before he died that he wantedf to build a Disneyland that was as big as Arizona..(idk if this is 100% true)
- NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:38PM
Are YOU the author of "Little Known Facts about Well-Known Places: Disneyland"??? hahaha you're a plethora of disney facts! :D - Jaytasmic  373.3 #524 8:42PM
well then 1.)going into SM you go down down down and exiting you come up all those stairs to get to the picture viewing area. 2.) i have a friend who works in DCA on Soarin' and in Bugs land, he was on a backstage CM thing and was told that since the generators that power Soarin are also used in TOT. and TOT has such advanced computers that when it senses a breakdown could happen it will shut the ride down before the breakdown. 3.) i have a Disneyland book called "Disneyland Past, Present, and Future" and shows the water rescue team in the ROA before tom sawyer.(ill post a pic so its real) well there ya go, i explained all my facts - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:42PM
ahhh thats why in Alice its always SUPER hot hahaa - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 8:43PM
Disney wanted to make a ski resort in Mineral King. Plans were made for a visitor village, ski runs and ski lifts but Walt died before it was realized and the idea was scrapped.
- CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:47PM
Who knows where Mineral King is besides me and shadowgamer? - DebbyMouse7531  428.7 #15 5:43PM
but not lead bullets, frangible bullets - Coaster  14314.0 #1 8:49PM
Yes! I have heard of that too! - calidream1  397.0 #484 8:50PM
The telegraph sound you hear at the New Orleans train station is Walt Disney's opening speach! - Boundin  508.6 #353 8:54PM
Really? I had no idea and was wondering about it on my last trip. Thanks for sharing! - KelstersInc2319  41.4 #4612 9:14PM
It is a recording of Lillian "typing" out the telegraph of his speech. She took classes to be able to do this! - Thompson_CM  64.6 #3936 9:51PM
Oo I didn't know the part abt lillian doing it! Thnx Thompson - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:19PM
so true! i asked about this last time i rode the lilly belle! - kobeholic2000  269.7 #1030 11:08PM
Ok you convinced me! - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #155 8:58PM
haha. no. I just know a lot of Disney stuff. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 8:59PM
thank you :) - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:01PM
I read somewhere that while Walt created Muckey Mouse, he was afraid of Mice! 🐭 - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:07PM
i didnt know we had a MUCKEY mouse??? who is this - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:08PM
Lol oops! Weird typo haha! Mickey* hehe 😜 - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:10PM
darn auto correct - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:14PM
i didnt know we had a MUCKEY mouse??? who is this - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:08PM
Lol oops! Weird typo haha! Mickey* hehe 😜 - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:10PM
Wow I love both these stories! Thanks for Sharing guys! #extremequality. - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:12PM
Really? I had no idea and was wondering about it on my last trip. Thanks for sharing! - KelstersInc2319  41.4 #4612 9:14PM
darn auto correct - NeverlandClub  374.9 #520 9:14PM
@Lion your like MW Royalty! That's so awesome your mom got to meet the beloved Walt! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:15PM
Awww I like that one too. And they turn the light off when his daughters are at the parks out of respect. - FindMeAtTheCove  237.4 #1364 9:16PM
I agree! Thanks Mouseketeer for initiating this post! :) A lot of great information! MWers are awesome! - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 9:20PM
You can go to City Hall and ask for a listing of the plants that are currently planted in Tomorrowland. ALL of the plants are edible. - DizneyGurlll  186.6 #2023 9:20PM
Yep - melissa_ficent  318.5 #704 9:23PM
They also used part of the main street electrical parade recording on there trajic kingdom tour - Alex  307.3 #759 9:23PM
Yup! Saw that on the Disney channel when I was younger.. always love that part of the ride - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 9:27PM
You are correct shadowgamer - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 9:32PM
Last time I was on the Lilly Belle the guide said they were thinking of expanding back there to help with traffic flow since mainstreet can get so congested. Dono if its true but I though it was interesting. - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:33PM
Right Tink! I love all this info! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 9:34PM
On the Haunted Mansion, if a guest with a wheelchair cannot transfer quick enough to unload on the moving sidewalk, they stay in the car which then continues backstage and around to just before the loading area, where they can transfer back to their wheelchair. They are then taken to the elevator/stretching room, and then ride UP in the elevator. (I experienced this once when I was visiting with my mother-in-law). - PrincessKristin  780.2 #199 9:34PM
I have done this! - Minnis2Society  369.9 #530 9:41PM
I've done t! But I did it one night before closing. There was one more elevator after us and I asked the CM of we could ride back up. And he said yes and even let me push the button :) - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:47PM
It's actually kind of creepy.. Haha. I didn't like it the first couple times I did it. .. Ooh.. Also, the stretching room is not an elevator, it's a hydraulic lift and can't carry much weight up. If you have guests riding up with you, you can only take I think 6 or 8 at a time. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 10:10PM
Oh my those poor CS! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:35PM
I love all your facts BBM. I could talk to you for hours! - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:38PM
Disneyland sold 78 million pairs of Mickey Mouse ears between opening day & the 50th anniversary. - mickeyminnie  321.7 #689 9:40PM
I have done this! - Minnis2Society  369.9 #530 9:41PM
Yep - and part of the cost was the original logs. They were too heavy, and sank. I have a friend who was on the redesign team that got the functional ones built and shipped so the ride could open! *LOL* - ThatDoleWhipKimberly  391.4 #489 9:42PM
There were original plans to create Chinatown on Mainstreet (East Center St., just north of Market House...this area used to have the Flower Mart where the fruitstand is today). Chinatown's main attraction was to be an audio-animatronic stage show in an elegant Chinese restaurant starring Confucius, a talking dragon, and singing birds.  By the summer of 1960, the idea was scrapped, but the animatronic birds idea survived, where it flew over to Adventureland and landed three years later in the Enchanted Tiki Room. - Alicewhoareyou  1020.5 #145 9:46PM
I've done t! But I did it one night before closing. There was one more elevator after us and I asked the CM of we could ride back up. And he said yes and even let me push the button :) - NeverlandTink  422.5 #442 9:47PM
It is a recording of Lillian "typing" out the telegraph of his speech. She took classes to be able to do this! - Thompson_CM  64.6 #3936 9:51PM
Awesome that you can get a list! That's the kind of thing I love finding out! - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 10:08PM
It's actually kind of creepy.. Haha. I didn't like it the first couple times I did it. .. Ooh.. Also, the stretching room is not an elevator, it's a hydraulic lift and can't carry much weight up. If you have guests riding up with you, you can only take I think 6 or 8 at a time. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 10:10PM
They actually slowed all the teacups down a few yrs ago bcuz of some city mandated rule I believe - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:12PM
Oo I didn't know the part abt lillian doing it! Thnx Thompson - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:19PM
Thanks CMJen for the info! - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 10:32PM
Walt had 2 daughters, Diane and Sharon. Sharon was adopted and passed away in 1993. - Fanatic4Disney  267.3 #1054 10:36PM
Yup, they are from Anaheim (: - Jacqueline  580.0 #293 10:42PM
Tom Sawyer Island had a Missouri zip code. Not sure if this holds true now that it is Pirates Lair, but if u were to commit a crime on the island u would b federally proscuted since u had crossed state lines - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:43PM
That was fixed years ago. When they used to sell merchandise on the island, the tax rates were different and the paper work was too much. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 10:49PM
People are not supposed to be pronounced dead inside Disneyland - DisneyFan(tasmic)  189.9 #1977 10:44PM
Cant be pronounced dead except by a doctor, doubt they keep one on.staff - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 12:05AM
Actually... We do have doctors at our Cast Health Office. We also have nurses, athletic trainers, and physical therapists. Fun fact. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 12:09AM
That was fixed years ago. When they used to sell merchandise on the island, the tax rates were different and the paper work was too much. - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 10:49PM
Love this thread I'm learning so much! - lisamb83  15.2 #7204 10:53PM
Imagine walk through Timmy hunts! - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 10:53PM
so true! i asked about this last time i rode the lilly belle! - kobeholic2000  269.7 #1030 11:08PM
Woah! Never knew that - DisneyVillain  356.0 #565 11:48PM
I got walked off in that room! - bluefairy  643.3 #257 12:03AM
Cant be pronounced dead except by a doctor, doubt they keep one on.staff - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 12:05AM
The train tracks you see in front of the currently used ones at Main Street Station are the original rails from opening, not just a prop. - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 12:09AM
This is because dl used to have what is called a 2 track system. And that small section connected back into the tracks (as opposed to just being that little segment) it was left in memory of the older system when the rails were updated. - Pixarprincess  539.3 #319 11:37AM
Actually... We do have doctors at our Cast Health Office. We also have nurses, athletic trainers, and physical therapists. Fun fact. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 12:09AM
I'm sure you all know this one... The building on Main Street are larger near the entrance and get smaller as you move towards the hub. This is to make Main St look longer as you enter the park and shorter at the end of the day when you are tired. Also the names on the windows are actual names of people who have contributed to Disney in some way. - CMJenKWorth  125.0 #2935 12:16AM
That book has quiet a few inaccuracies in it ... Kevin is much smarter than that! - calpolyDLlover  242.1 #1318 12:39AM
keep em coming! - missgoofy  369.1 #532 12:54AM
http://longforgottenhauntedmansion.blogspot.com/2010/09/jean-lafitte-and-mega-theme-temptation.html this is one of probably a few different blogs about the Jean Lafitte story. this one really gets in depth on the story, even more so than what you have learned thus far. check it out!!!! - littleoysterz  242.3 #1315 1:06AM
You have a door on Main Street? Like one of the windows? - iDreamAboutDumbo  307.6 #757 1:13AM
Great info!! Thanks everybodyπŸ‘ - ReachForTheSky  676.2 #241 1:16AM
I've been in the park 2 times when we (as in the crowd of people I was in) were lead backstage to avoid the parade... We went from Main St to Tomorrowland the back way. - iDreamAboutDumbo  307.6 #757 1:27AM
More! I want more! - Bo22  384.0 #500 1:48AM
Stories like these add so much life and magic to these attractions. Disney is definitely the most magical place on earth ....... More stories please :) it will make the grey skies here in New Zealand disappear !! X - PrincessCathy  3.6 #23611 2:01AM
Wow! Very interesting article! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 2:17AM
That's awesome bluefairy!! πŸ’™πŸ’™ I've only been walked off once (for splash) I love Disney behind the scenes!! Hope to get more walk offs to see more! :) - SarahJoshDisney  77.8 #3680 5:47AM
Bump for more - monkeboy2042_CM  317.0 #713 8:56AM
Why do I have a hard time believing this - monkeboy2042_CM  317.0 #713 9:10AM
Umm not sure if I believe you. We close toontown because of the close proximity but have you ever seen the mess the shells leave after? Too much clean up so it stays closed. - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1580 9:22AM
Ever wonder why chip and dales treehouse in toontown doesn't have leaves? They were made of plastic and would often catch on fire. So no leaves. - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1580 9:25AM
Did anyone figure out why they would catch on fire? - GoofyJoe  1906.6 #64 10:39AM
catch on fire from what? - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  3936.2 #23 10:40AM
From fireworks maybe? - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:17AM
More please! I am going in Disneyland in less than a month and this is getting me pumped up!!! What a great post :-) - Disneymom0107  150.9 #2535 10:33AM
Walt passed before the POTC attraction was complete, this was one of his babies and he took pride in it. - GoofyJoe  1906.6 #64 10:38AM
Did anyone figure out why they would catch on fire? - GoofyJoe  1906.6 #64 10:39AM
catch on fire from what? - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  3936.2 #23 10:40AM
Goofy that is why I love it so much! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #194 10:50AM
The Heraldry Shoppe is operated by an individual who leases the space from Disneyland. - Geekery  401.5 #473 11:04AM
Yes, he is an Operating Participant. Same as all the non Disney stores in DTD. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:27AM
There's a window that's a tribute to all Cast Members. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:06AM
From fireworks maybe? - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:17AM
When the imagineers were taking out the audio-animatronics from Nature's Wonderland, some of them were used again for their parts and some were put around the park in other places, but most of them were buried underground of what is today Rancho Del Zocalo. :/ - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:20AM
Strange. Why?! - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:24AM
I heard that too. And the bioluminescent pools were used for BTMRR. - Alicewhoareyou  1020.5 #145 11:26AM
have no idea - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:26AM
Strange. Why?! - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #112 11:24AM
Me too. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:24AM
I heard that too. And the bioluminescent pools were used for BTMRR. - Alicewhoareyou  1020.5 #145 11:26AM
have no idea - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:26AM
Yes, he is an Operating Participant. Same as all the non Disney stores in DTD. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:27AM
There were CM's serving free water to the guests that day. They stood throughout the park with trays, glasses and pitchers of water. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 11:37AM
This is because dl used to have what is called a 2 track system. And that small section connected back into the tracks (as opposed to just being that little segment) it was left in memory of the older system when the rails were updated. - Pixarprincess  539.3 #319 11:37AM
Some of the audio-animatronics that were once used in America sings were brought back and placed in the new star tours. The two droids that you see in the baggage check queue (not rex) are the "reused" AA's. - GreenLantern  746.6 #209 11:48AM
What a way to end your day! Is she still working? - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 11:57AM
No. I believe she retired several years ago. All the older mgrs and leads knew her. She was awesome. Ask the w/s leads and older girls and stockers. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #164 2:48PM
:o - missgoofy  369.1 #532 4:20PM
What is w/s? - Pintraderswife  463.9 #393 8:37PM
West side i think - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 8:41PM
Wow thats so great to learn - HanLostLeia  1096.2 #131 8:44PM
LOL! I always loved that one. I hear she had a very colorfull personality! I don't know how true this is but I heard they would put a mattress up to stop her!!! - Boundin  508.6 #353 9:03PM
My favorite is the wild cats all around Disneyland! And how they help take care of the rodents hehe - MEHlanie_Mouse  1113.9 #126 12:43PM
And I heard some of them can talk - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 12:45PM
And I heard some of them can talk - Mouse4life  1150.2 #118 12:45PM
Who knows where Mineral King is besides me and shadowgamer? - DebbyMouse7531  428.7 #15 5:43PM

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2. Goofytom
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What the! I made a top 10 list! I lose like half my games but at least I play. Atora should know, she made a fool of me. What was it 28 to 12? - philliprocks  826.8 #180 6:51PM
Ouch! She's pretty tough to beat. - sawman911  657.4 #251 10:19PM
Ready for a rematch? 😈 - Atora  1985.9 #58 5:49PM
If I say yes, I'm lying. If I say no I'm a sissy  - philliprocks  826.8 #180 7:46PM
Hahahaha!  - apesandmonkeys  7553.0 #4 6:51PM
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Wow congrats Phillip! You're moving on up!  - BellesLibrary  369.9 #531 5:41PM
Annnnnnnnnd.... ur gone - SpiritOfAdventure  989.7 #150 11:24PM
Whaaaaaa??? I'm on The List! I...... I feel so honored! I don't know what to say! Id like to thanks my parents for.... Lol jk. Kind of shocked. I usually lose. - BellesLibrary  369.9 #531 11:34PM
Wow, first time on the list for me!! Woohoo!!  - MissSeaMonkey  144.4 #2635 4:05PM
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A list I made....for spending money!! Figures... - debbiev  788.0 #195 2:42PM
Lol - robmurow  3021.2 #32 4:03PM
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Haha, @MeridaFan my husband knows me too well!! - debbiev  788.0 #195 10:06PM
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The dolls! πŸ‘€ - missariel33  1443.0 #86 8:01PM
I spend too much $$ on Disney purses. luxkitty can you relate? Lol - apesandmonkeys  7553.0 #4 9:43PM
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 Spend too much on everything!  πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  3255.2 #27 3:06PM
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unFORECAST (BETA) is here! Top MouseWaiters giving you the rundown of what's happening at the Disneyland Resort. Automated crowd prediction calendars are worthless--the UNFORECAST is where it's at!

Update for week of Monday, September 15, 2014

Park Hours: Disneyland: 10am-8pm (Monday-Wednesday), 9am-5pm (Thursday*), 9am-12am (Friday and Saturday), 8am-12am (Sunday). 

Disney California Adventure: 10am-8pm (Monday-Wednesday), 9am-8pm (Thursday), 9am-10pm (Friday and Saturday), 8am-10pm (Sunday). 

*Disneyland Park will close at 5pm on Thursday due to a Cast Member Service event that evening. Also that day, Mickey's Soundsational Parade has been cancelled due to the event. 

Fantasmic: 9pm and 10:30pm (Friday-Sunday), Remember Dreams Come True fireworks 9:25pm (Friday-Sunday), World of Color: 8:15pm (Monday-Thursday), 9:45pm (Friday/Sunday), 9pm (Saturday). 

Attraction closures: Indiana Jones (9/16-9/19), Mark Twain Riverboat (now through 11/29), Finding Nemo (now through 9/27), Golden Zephyr (9/17-9/19). 

Halloween Time has now started at the parks, including with the seasonal attraction overlays such as Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy.  Also, make sure to check out the many food and beverage locations that offer special offerings just for the Halloween season. 

Reminder that Mickey's Halloween Party starts on Friday, September 26, in which Disneyland Park will close early for the private event. 

unForcast Crowd Prediction: With it being very hot at the parks this week and with both parks closing early, expect both parks to be quiet as the resort is in "non-peak" season.  As we get into the weekend, the temperature is supposed to go back to normal, which will cause the crowds to increase by Friday and Saturday. 

Have a great week MWers! - BaseballMickey_CM Sep 15, 2014 10:18AM
Update for Monday, September 8, 2014:

Park Hours: Disneyland: 10am-8pm (Mon-Thurs), 9am-12am (Fri), 9am-11pm (Sat), 8am-12am (Sun). DCA: 10am-8pm (Mon-Thurs), 9am-10pm (Fri), 9am-9pm (Sat), 8am-10pm (Sun). World of Color: 8:15pm (Mon-Thurs), 9:45pm (Fri), 9pm (Sat-Sun). 

Halloween Time returns this Friday! Little by little this week, we'll see Disneyland Park transform to the fall season with all of the decor and the return of Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy (both opening on Friday). Also, the Pirates League and the Halloween Carnival both return to Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree, so make sure to check out the villains hang out, the pumpkin art and seasonal food offerings. 

If you're a pin trader/collector, Thursday is a big pin release date with several limited edition villain pins being released, a new Haunted Mansion Annual Passholder Exclusive pin, and a new Halloween Time pin for Disney Vacation Club members. 

As announced last week, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit will now host meet and greets on Buena Vista Street in DCA, starting on Sunday, September 14. 

White Water Snacks in Disney's Grand Californian Hotel and Spa will be closed from September 8 through 20 for a refurbishment. 

unForecast Crowd Prediction: Expect both parks to be quiet Monday through Thursday as we are now in the "non-peak" season, with both parks closing at 8pm. But Friday, expect the crowds to pick up in the afternoon/evening when the weekend arrives and Halloween Time has returned, plus it also being Dapper Day on Friday too. As for Saturday and Sunday, expect to be moderately busy because of it being the first weekend of Halloween Time in Disneyland Park. 

Have a great week MWers!  - BaseballMickey_CM Sep 7, 2014 10:44PM
Update for Monday, September 1, 2014:

Park Hours: Labor Day (Monday) DL: 8am-12am, DCA: 8am-10pm; Tuesday-Thursday- Both parks 10am-8pm; Friday-Sunday, DL: 9am-11pm, DCA: 9am-9pm. "Magical" Fireworks will be shown on Monday, Friday through Sunday at 9:25pm, Fantasmic will be shown on Monday, Friday through Sundays at 9pm and 10:30pm and World of Color will be shown daily at 9:45pm (Monday, Friday-Sunday) and 8:15pm (Tuesday-Thursday). 

Attraction closures: Haunted Mansion (reopens 9/12), Jungle Cruise (Tuesday-Thursday), Big Thunder Ranch (reopens 9/12), Main Street Photo Supply (reopens 9/24)

FYI: Annual Passholder Event, "Fall Back to Fun", in Disney California Adventure Park on Tuesday night, 8pm-12am. Event is only open to AP Holders celebrating their pass anniversary between October 1 through December 5 and was invitation only. Guests of the registered AP Holders must be registered in advanced online and must have their valid AP the night of the event. Check in will be at Toll Booth 4 starting at 2pm. Registration for the event is no longer available. 

Also, "Legends of Frontierland" was extended and will stick around a little longer. 

unForecast Crowd Prediction: Expect it to be crowded on Monday as it is Labor Day and all APs are open, but it is also a work/school night, so expect the crowds to decrease by the later afternoon/night. For the rest of the week, expect it to be low to moderate crowds as most schools have started and both parks closing earlier for this short "non-peak" season. Reminder that Halloween Time at the Resort officially starts on Friday, September 12!

Have a great week MWers! 



- BaseballMickey_CM Aug 31, 2014 11:28PM
Update for the week of Monday, August 25th:

Park hours: DL (9am-10pm weekdays, 9am-12am weekends); DCA (9am-9pm weekdays, 9am-10pm weekends). Since the parks are closing earlier during the week, Fantasmic will only be shown Friday-Sunday, World of Color will be shown at 9pm and the "Magical!" fireworks will be shown at 9:25pm daily (weather permitting).

FYI: this is a last full week to participate in "Legends of Frontierland" in Frontierland as it concludes on Monday, September 1st. Also, the Adventure Trading Company's last day in the jungle will be Monday, August 25 and will move onto a new adventure, so make sure to catch them!

unForecast Crowd Prediction: Expect it to be quiet to moderately busy this week as many schools go back this week, but there's also still quite a few people getting their end of summer vacation in at the Resort before school starts after Labor Day for them. But, reminder that this weekend is the Disneyland Half Marathon, so expect crowds to pick up Thursday and/or Friday as runners and their families come in for this weekend's events. And make sure to keep an eye out for any road closures late Saturday night to mid Sunday morning if you are coming to the Resort this coming weekend!

Have a great week! - BaseballMickey_CM Aug 25, 2014 12:00AM
July was arguably one of the slowest months of the year (some say the Sunday on Independence Day Weekend was the slowest day of the year). However, we saw crowd levels rise Sat Aug 2, and they've been steady through today (Aug 5). With the Socal passes coming good Aug 18, we should see good crowds throughout the end of the month.  - Admin Aug 5, 2014 2:23PM



We have always noticed that Saturdays are better than Sundays! We always come on the weekend and say we want to leave at dinner time on Sunday, but always leave by 11-12 because there are so many people. We love Saturday!! - 1Princess3Princes  351.1 #579 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  18.5 #6529 11:53PM
I agree with BaseballMickey_CM.  Saturdays are the lightest days when all other passes are blocked out.  The 4th may be crowded because of the holiday, but I'll take that over a crazy Sunday any day. - potatohead25  541.8 #316 2:55PM
My solo visit last Saurday was the lightest crowd I remember in a long time, especially during the Summer! - grumpypapa  2069.0 #55 4:52PM
I agree @grumpypapa, last Sat. was as uncrowded as I've seen it in a long while! Besides the AP block outs, it might also be that people were waiting to visit until they were off work/school over July 4th weekend. - debbiev  788.0 #195 10:23PM
Just curious... Is there somewhere we can access past weeks for unForecast?? I love this info, and am interested in archived dates, if there are any? Thank you! - ames013  64.6 #3938 7:57PM
It just started about a little over a month ago, so there's not much for past weeks.  - BaseballMickey_CM  5988.8 #13 12:15PM
Okay! Will past weeks be available though? Thanks! - ames013  64.6 #3938 6:09PM
thank you for the unforcast, keep them going please. - snowgrey  4.3 #18582 4:55PM

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I downloaded this before a very long road trip, and it kept me entertained the whole time (well, except when I was taking my turn at the wheel, safety first!).  - Geekery  401.5 #473 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #11919 1:03PM
Just got it! Can't stop reading it. I am already starting chaper 16. Love how all the details of DL are woven into the story. - Tiggerific  332.1 #637 4:20PM
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You guys are awesome! Thanks so much!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - piratelife4me  799.2 #193 6:38PM
Hi, I'm a newbie and looking forward to contributing wait times next week. Are we supposed to enter the actual time we stood in a line, or the digital time listed out front of the ride? I haven't found "instructions, acronyms etc" type page at MW so I'm slowly trying to catch on from everyone's posts. Thanks! - twinkletwinkle  3.4 #26117 11:03AM
I think either is OK. An actual time experienced is probably I ideal, but the times posted at the rides is perfectly acceptable. (It's what I do.). Just don't enter times from the central board near the Hub. The faqs specifically warn against that. Have fun! - redsoxcarlos  994.8 #149 9:48PM
Sometimes when it's slow they might put 15 mins when it's really less than that. For example. I went on Wednesday and it was slow. Big thunder said 15 mins. So I inputted 15 mins. Then went to eat at rancho zocalo where I can see the line inside big thunder. It wasn't stopping. People were walking all the way to stairs without stopping at all. So I fixed my 15 mins to about 5 mins. Because stopping at stairs is not even 5 minute wait. It's really can be both. Sometimes you don't know until you're actually seeing line itself. Do what you think. You can always fix it or the next person can change it. As long as we update. We truly are helping  - MarshaMouse  3931.1 #24 7:37PM
Thank you for the helpful guidance! Can't wait till Monday! - twinkletwinkle  3.4 #26117 12:12PM

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Take me to your Quality Leaders - MelodyMouse  2681.4 #36 1:04PM
good job, love your posts - snowgrey  4.3 #18582 4:50PM
There it is? - hearic  17.0 #6797 10:34AM
There what is? - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3763.1 #25 9:23PM
Sweet_Irish_Cream - I believe the answer is "Whoomp" πŸ˜‚ - DisneyDavidEMT  1554.6 #79 8:23PM
Tag team, back again - hearic  17.0 #6797 9:15AM
Hahaha. I just saw David's comment DisneyDavidEMT - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3763.1 #25 10:08PM
....aaaand I'm off the board.... - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3763.1 #25 9:23PM
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New Orleans Square attractions are best.  - CM_Shadowgamer  2328.5 #46 7:23PM
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Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!

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Sep 24, 2014 07:00am

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Oct 12, 2014 09:30am


If I get my health back on track with my new insurance and we somehow get my brother helped, I will post a join me for my first ride on RSR party, my brother can't go on, and I have been so sick and felt bad about going in front with the old pass.  I will post one in june. maybe it can be the lets all go on the attractions we have never been on before event. - secretagentangel  1242.7 #101 4:31PM
Thank you!! My birthday is April 29th & I just realized that we will have been moved down by then. Time to plan a birthday bash! πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘ - apesandmonkeys  7553.0 #4 9:08PM
We need to celebrate!! - Superspacemountainfan  73.7 #3746 2:03PM
We share the same birthday! Happy a early Birthday!! - BriarRose110511  230.9 #1451 9:03PM
That's so cool!!! Same to you πŸŒΊπŸ’œπŸŒΊπŸ’œ - apesandmonkeys  7553.0 #4 12:36AM
That's my wedding day! :) How exciting!  - RetroMinnie  52.5 #4240 6:54PM
Come to the Bash in your dress, please! - JenGwen323  1116.4 #124 9:53PM
I was thinking of doing a Dole Whip/Tiki Room meet-up sometime during the week of September 22-25, probably evening time..maybe Wednesday? Would anyone be interested in joining us?? Would love to meet some MWers! 😊 DM me or reply to this comment and let me know πŸ‘ - BrerPam  104.3 #3311 8:20AM
Ummmmmm...  Of course I'll be there!!!!  Sounds great if Dole Whip is involved😬😬 - BrerReese  3.9 #0 9:32AM
Try making a new post with your meetup info. Good luck!  Wish I were going to be there. I would go! - MeridaFan  3255.2 #27 10:34AM
Thanks @MeridaFan hopefully we get some people to join! :) - BrerPam  104.3 #3311 1:26PM

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Deadliest Cast Member SEASON TWO is only a few weeks away! Watch the trailer below. In the second season, we go back to 2005 to show you what really happened on Disneyland's 50th Birthday. Events from the VOYAGEERS also appear in this season--get ready!

Oohhhh! Good trailer! I can't wait for the next installment!!!!! - Boundin  508.6 #353 11:16PM
OMG!  What a great trailer..especially with the volume turned up.  Anxiously awaiting the release of the next season! - ZipadeeMickey  283.6 #895 10:55AM
This looks great! Sounds like something I would enjoy, I'll have to look more into that.  - KingdomKeeper1210  11.4 #0 10:03PM
That was epic! Can't wait to read!! - happylittlethoughts  5.3 #14949 12:35PM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1162.5 #115 10:53PM
I got it for my Kindle yesterday, but haven't started reading it yet. It's hard to wait, but I'm saving it for the train commute when I go back to work in a week.  - grumpypapa  2069.0 #55 9:56PM
Thank you! - Admin  3:41PM
Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  852.2 #174 3:13PM
I can't wait for the next one to come out this week. - arianwenmcb  212.3 #1700 6:57PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  871.9 #170 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  657.4 #251 6:30PM
Sounds fun!! - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5650 10:48AM
I have the app so if anyone wants to play a game with me :-) - nelcamp90  29.4 #5256 7:12PM
Just invited you to play - Goofytom  871.9 #170 1:21PM

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Seriously, thank you so much! Being that we can only afford to go a couple times a year, this helps keep my Disneyland "craving" in balance  - apesandmonkeys  7553.0 #4 3:47PM
Yes!  Same here.   - DisLUVney  537.9 #321 2:36PM
Boy, what a difference a few months makes!  Is your  "craving" satisfied now?  :-) - redsoxcarlos  994.8 #149 8:44PM
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The Season Two cover is revealed through an epic trailer--a tribute to Walt Disney. Check it out below and go here to get more info on MouseWait's hit series Deadliest Cast Member. Follow us on Facebook here

Looks good - Chumash28  965.8 #154 4:48PM
How exciting! Always love your trailers! - Duchess_SMK  5601.4 #14 7:42AM


Great job everyone!!!  - Boundin  508.6 #353 9:24PM
I agree!  - Dizkid  349.7 #586 6:28PM

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Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  1175.1 #113 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  364.1 #542 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
Just used this! Plus bought voyageers books to read to my boy!  - mousekachef  4.3 #18389 2:20PM
Is there any way to track users for purchases? I have it bookmarked and use it all the time. Top ten list? - mlatour  328.7 #654 9:09PM

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What if Walt never dreamed of Disneyland? What would your life be like? What would the world be like? Get Book Two of the VOYAGEERS Saga - The Great Storyteller - on Amazon. Buy the Paperback and get the Kindle version FREE! 

Thank you Admin! This book is a great read. I recommend it to anyone who is a Disney fan. Can't wait for the next one! - grumpypapa  2069.0 #55 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
I love the cover of this!  I just started reading it this morning.  - MeridaFan  3255.2 #27 1:25PM
Thank you! We put a lot of work into that cover to get it just right. - Admin  2:00PM
I just got both books in and excited to share with my son!  - mousekachef  4.3 #18389 4:17PM
- MissAmericaSings  350.1 #584 5:36PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Mark Twain reopens Nov 28
Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage Sept. 26, 2014: 

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

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OMG NOT THE Buena Vista West Guest Restrooms...I LOVE TAKING SELFIES IN THERE - Dave  11254.5 #2 10:10PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - goofymom2boys  1413.0 #89 8:33PM
We discovered that one first hand on the 7th actually. Rob didn't say anything til we got there. - BeatleMike  511.5 #350 9:06AM
I thought you loved taking something else that goes before ___ Truck. - DLKenCA  1509.7 #83 10:19PM
What about Ariels Undersea Adventure?  Showing on Refurb list with Disney site. When is it open again??  Also Indiana Jones Adventure??  What?What? - shardisney  3.0 #50066 10:01PM
Ohhhh my mansions coming back!!!!!!beat it Jack!!!! Kidding,I like them both but 🎢ain't nothing like the real thing bebe🎢 - bonedaddy909  1106.6 #130 4:39PM
Yea!!! - adventurerEnDisneylandia {AED}  684.3 #234 8:54PM
Is Napa Rose really closed!?!  What about the lounge?  I check in on Monday and have been looking forward to the Scallops in Lobster sauce for a year!?! - msdizmaui  623.0 #272 3:59PM
Forgot to mention...OMG!!! WHERE WILL DAVE EAT!?! - msdizmaui  623.0 #272 4:00PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ yea it is until mid sept  - Dave   11254.5 #2 7:25PM
You probably know all the recipes.  Would you mind making me the scallops? - msdizmaui  623.0 #272 5:26PM
Oh no. I'mSorry you will missOut on your meal. That's our favourite dish too - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  445.1 #419 11:24PM
We take the elevators by Napa to get to our room...I think of you every time.  - msdizmaui  623.0 #272 7:02PM
Needs an update - Winnie111286  1080.4 #133 11:43AM

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I still have not received my credits from the birthday bash? - smanr24  81.0 #3632 6:01PM
I just called them to price out our potential trip in June. Chris was so nice and the MW savings are phenomenal! Still waiting on work vacation approval to reserve the room!  - HNL2SFO  205.3 #1793 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  11.5 #8356 3:57PM
Hi Admin. Stayed at Hojo on 7/3. Filled out form. Hope you got it. - Winnie111286  1080.4 #133 10:27PM
I was wondering if I should fill out another form? I don't want to duplicate.  - Winnie111286  1080.4 #133 11:19PM
Hi @Admin. I'm hoping you process my form so I can have credits for tomorrow. - Winnie111286  1080.4 #133 1:59PM
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