7045.3 #9 (DL Qual #3

Jun 14, 2012 12:00 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Since it’s now official that Cars Land and Buena Vista Street are now open, I can now post my review online. I’ll try not to give away the entire experience because I know a lot of you haven’t had to chance to explore Cars Land yet, but here’s more of a general view of the new land. I’ve also been sort of quiet about my experiences in Cars Land, prior to the opening, because there is so much that the company did not want to reveal, so I could not either. I got to experience Cars Land twice prior to any of the CM or AP previews. Once was back in March, when I was selected to test out Luigi’s Flying Tires. With about a dozen other CMs, we rode Luigi’s over and over and over, for about 4 hours. Even though we didn’t get to see the other parts of the land, it was fun to be in a new land that remained a secret from the public. The second time was a few weeks ago, prior to working Grad Night. My leads surprised us and took us on Radiator Springs Racers, as they were offering CMs to experience it for the first time. This was the first time many of us got to walk the streets of Radiator Springs and as we all walked onstage; we were all in awe of how majestic the rockwork and the neon signs were. Not knowing the complete details and the attraction was still in “dress rehearsal” mode, we all rode it and were all amazed of the show work and the thrill of the high speed race. What was the take home part for me was the new style of the Audio-Animatronics, as the Imagineers brought the cars of the film to life! Then after last week during the Cast Member previews, I finally had the chance to walk around the land and explore the town of Radiator Springs. My sister and I decided to ride Luigi’s first. It was her first time riding this attraction after me telling her all about it for weeks, and it was the first time I got to see the queue (it was an empty room during the testing). She enjoyed it a lot and can’t wait to ride it again. Then we rode Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree, which was the only attraction I had not experienced yet. There was a short line as we watched the others ride it while waiting in the queue. I agree with many that this attraction will be a “sleeper” attraction that many will hopefully not look over. Regarding the food of Cars Land, we only had enough time to try to the churro bites from the Cozy Cone. We were lucky to get a fresh batch of freshly cooked churros. There was enough churro bites to share with another person, but too much for one. Also, the chocolate dipping sauce made it interesting, but we could do without it. While waiting in line at the Cozy Cone, we saw Lighting McQueen and Mater both come out for their meet and greets. It was neat to see actual cars drive around the streets of Cars Land (makes sense…) and it definitely added a lot of atmosphere to the area. And for the Cars Land stores, I enjoyed walking around, perusing the new merchandise for the land. They were a lot smaller than I thought they would be, but each had their own unique merchandise for each store. And with only a few minutes left for the CM Preview, we quickly went and walked around Buena Vista Street. Even though I was a little upset that none of the stores were open, just seeing this new way that the park is going to immerse guests into this new theme was awesome. A little over 5 years ago, Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger presented a 5 year vision. In this statement, he presented his goals for both parks in Anaheim and the future of the company. Now after 5 years of construction, we made it! Now at Disneyland Park, we have new attractions (Star Tours: The Adventures Continue), classic attractions that were refurbished (ie: Matterhorn, Captain EO and more) and new restaurants and stores. In Disney California Adventure though, we’ve seen the largest change-over, giving the park a complete new identity. 5 years ago, DCA really didn’t have an identity and guests were wondering what adventure in California are they looking for? Now, with the new entrance of Buena Vista Street, guests will be taken back to Los Angeles of the 1920s and experience what it was like to step into an exciting city, just like Walt did. Also, with new attractions such as Toy Story Midway Mania, Ariel’s Undersea Adventure and Radiator Springs Racers, this park now has a “complete” feel to it. Back in the 1950s as Walt was building his dream theme park, he had the idea of submerging his guests into a magical place where they were to be transported from their daily life to a place where they can experience various environments by building his lands. He would often use his set designers from the studios to help design his new lands. This brings to the quote from one of the Imagineers when designing Cars Land. He said that in a film, you can control what the audience sees by placing certain things in the frame, but in a real life-environment, the guest has a 360 degree view of the area. Having this idea, the Imagineers had to bring the culture and energy of Radiator Springs to life. At Disney, we call this aspect the “show”. Show can be the way the attraction and/or land is decorated and portrayed, to having a clean area, or how the merchandise is neatly folded and stacked for guests’ shopping. This is why Disney puts a lot of effort into the décor and the way their “lands” are presented because they want their guests to leave their daily lives and to be transported to a magical place, like the small town on Route 66 feel of Radiator Springs or the vintage but modern twist of Buena Vista Street. I can’t wait to see the reactions of guests the first time they race around Ornament Valley or the first time they see Buena Vista Street at night. As Walt said, “Disneyland will never be completed as long as there is imagination left in the world.”
Bravo!!  That was great!! Thanks so much for this. And wow!  That you kept it in so long.  Thanks again!  Can't wait to visit! - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5407.7 #17 1:18PM
Thanks for your thoughts, BBM! My family and I attended the preview on Monday and, something I'd like to add- the imagineers did a a fantastic job thinking about the visitors' experience. There was SHADE. All the queue areas were well shaded (A/C in Luigi's!). I had stopped to buy a hat on BV street because I forgot mine and thought I would bake over the course of the hot afternoon in Cars Land... But we didn't! Another note on the shops on BVS- they were wonderful! So much merchandise I had never seen! They were spacious and carpeted and the ceilings in the toy shop changed colors! Big thumbs up. My final comment was how friendly and excited all of the CM's I encountered were. I am so excited for them, CA Adventure's future as a park, and our wonderful Disney! - MoonWillow  381.1 #549 8:36PM
Glad you enjoyed your visit! - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 9:04PM
So good to know!! Besides running out of things to do in CA before, it was always so much hotter than DL. It's like they knew this and made it better! 😄 - PeachKay  311.1 #782 10:51AM
Thanks so much for this! and kudos on being able to keep a secret from us for so long! - SteamboatMinnie  310.6 #785 1:24AM
Yup, you are an amazing CM.  - lina1990  124.3 #3037 1:45AM
I can't wait to go!!! I'm so excited. - annamichelle  234.5 #1475 12:04PM
Cars Land is amazing. It definately exceeded my expectations. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #72 12:06PM
As always, thank you for your review. Your an amazing CM and MWer. - Mrs.mouse  543.6 #353 12:08PM
Thanks :) - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 1:05PM
Thank you for your detailed review. I am really looking forward to seeing everything you mentioned, and your review makes me even more eager to get there.   - jmgphx  323.1 #728 12:09PM
Nice job BBM!!!!!!!! I have ADHD so i could only get through the first two sentances - Dave  12817.3 #2 12:12PM
I had to take a nap I. The middle of reading your post, because I never read an entire book without stopping to snooze. But seriously, I can't handle how excited I am to see this, and I'm so glad you got to experience it in an extra magical way. - LittleAprilShowers  562.2 #336 12:12PM
Great review BBM. Thanks! - cesium55  531.6 #365 12:12PM
You're welcome! - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 4:18PM
Thank you for your review enjoyed reading it! So excited to see all of the new amazing things in 3 weeks. - MikaDreamsEverythingDisney  249.1 #1289 12:14PM
Thanks! That was a great review! - mamamartin  3.4 #28456 12:15PM
This is an amazing review! I haven't had the pleasure to visit Carsland or Buenavista yet but your words just take me there! Thank you for sharing this!! 😊 - gigibunny2  242.8 #1376 12:19PM
I love reading reviews! Thanks!!! - iamdugsmaster  878.7 #188 12:21PM
You hit it right on the head. Nicely done. - MelodyMouse  5505.7 #16 12:24PM
Excellent review and more!! - DisneyPhotoFan  920.2 #180 12:34PM
Great review man! Very helpful... - madsdad  1868.1 #77 12:35PM
you're welcome! hope to meet you when your at DL - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 1:06PM
Nicely written, BBM. Thank you for sharing your experience, and for also keeping details vague for those that haven't yet been able to experience Cars Land. - Jacqueline  580.0 #329 1:21PM
Nicely said, sir! Can't wait to experience it for myself. - LaneSparrow316  847.0 #199 1:24PM
You're welcome :) - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 4:18PM
:-) thank you! - PrincessDuckie  820.6 #204 1:44PM
You're welcome :) - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 4:18PM
Thank you 👏 - Dizkid  366.4 #580 4:22PM
You're welcome - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 4:24PM
Great job BBM! Very nice review! - MomWithAJuiceBoxBuzz  1175.3 #135 4:30PM
Very well said. Thank you. - DisneyTwins  205.9 #1837 4:33PM
So excited. - chipanddalefan  725.9 #242 4:47PM
Great review, thank you. - thestalkerNIN  362.4 #589 4:51PM
I love your review, I cannot wait to see it all tomorrow! - monkeboy2042_CM  317.0 #759 4:51PM
Great review.  And he knows baseball too. - sr citizen space ranger  59.4 #4252 5:00PM
great review, since I have been, I agree it was awesome and then some. - Plumiegirl  8973.3 #4 5:21PM
Great info here. Thanks for sharing your experience. Can't wait to enjoy it for myself. - Minnique  597.5 #316 5:27PM
That was an awesome read! We can't wait to go and enjoy a "whole new world"! - no1goof  248.3 #1300 6:25PM
Thank you so much for that review!! - Alicewhoareyou  1803.7 #79 6:29PM
Thank You so much for the in-depth review from a CM. Making it harder to wait till Sept - nitromouse  285.9 #942 7:20PM
Thank you that was an awesome review! - LoveMyAriel02  3.7 #25421 7:29PM
Thank u so much for all of the info.. I'm so excited for our next visit in December :0) - acesdisneygirl  146.1 #2692 7:39PM
Great review! I agree with how flawless the decor or mise-en-scene (to use a cinematic term) is here. I feel like I am in another world, like when I watch a movie. I never felt that way before dca's makeover. - Princess_Pirate  7.8 #11999 8:02PM
nice vocab word! - BaseballMickey_CM  7045.3 #9 8:19PM
Great review, Kevin! I just hope we manage to get in the park tomorrow before it reaches capacity! - wg4ever  307.8 #811 9:11PM
Wow! Great review! Everything sounds amazing, I can't wait to see it for myself!✨✨✨ - JessM4  269.6 #1098 9:16PM
Thank you! I can't wait to see CarsLand!!! - Boundin  610.5 #308 9:22PM
Fantastic review,  thanks! - Grindcore  538.3 #359 9:35PM
Thank you so much for the great review! Can't wait to see it all in person! - Roto  245.6 #1334 9:36PM
Wow! Thank you so much for sharing your review. - LaPearleNoir  1569.7 #97 11:16PM
BBM. You are so right on with your review. Mr Hubby works Mater and Lugigi and the day he came home and said " I got to ride racers today and it is awesome" I told him those were words for divorce. Lol. I went to the Cast preview and was blown away at the detail. The food at Flo's is awesome. Great portions and reasonable price. Can't wait to try it again in sept when the crowds die down. And Maters is really fun. - Jimineycricket  197.8 #1937 11:53PM
Awesome review!!! Thank you sooo much! I cant wait to see it!!! - Zipitydoodahdad  270.0 #1092 12:06AM
It was magical, so amazing. I was there for only a couple hours the evening of the opening. Having to be pushed around in a wheelchair was probably not the best way to experience my first Cars Land visit but it was amazing just the same. I cannot wait to experience without restrictions!  - PrincessLani  111.3 #3306 4:23PM
Thank you! Waiting to experience it in September! 🏁🚧⚠ - DisneylandMe  31.1 #5489 3:37AM
Thank you!  I've never been too excited about CA but I can't wait to explore it in December now! - Aurora1111  98.5 #3506 10:05AM
Something I love about Disney is the fact that even the people who work there get just as excited (if not MORE excited) about new lands/attractions at the parks. I also love that you said you couldn't wait to see how guests would react to the changes! It's kind of like when you take a friend whose never been to Disneyland/DCA and how you're watching them react to what their seeing for the first time. Great review! I hope you get as much joy watching us experience it as WE will undoubtedly get from actually experiencing this new look for DCA! - PumpkinKing  43.1 #4790 11:14AM

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There are 100's of people standing at bag check. Lines backed up to La Brea Bakery. They've stopped people here to herd over people already in DCA over to DL. And, we see 100's of those folks standing at the gates.  - thompsonsyl  5.2 #16919 2:36AM
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I have the countdown and I love it! - tree320  0.6 #0 9:26AM

TOP 5 THINGS to do this week at the Disneyland Resort:

1. Watch the new "Paint the Night" parade 8:50 and 11pm nightly.

2. Watch the new "Disneyland Forever" Fireworks show at 9:30pm nightly.

3. See the new "World of Color" 9pm and 10:15pm nightly.

4. Try to find a "Made with Magic" wand or paintbrush which allow you to interact with select Disney experiences and merchandise. 

5. Look for the Word of the Day displayed outside of the theme park entrances (or in the MouseWait Lounge) and text the word between 7am and 10:59am Pacific to the shortcode listed on the sign. You must be at the Disneyland Resort to enter. If you win, you will be notified around 11am via text or phone. For more info go here

And don't forget about Food! Check out our real-time Food blog to see what's new at the Resort. POST YOUR IDEAS BELOW and they could make the weekly top 5!

Come to our la  Brea sticker meetup which starts early at 4 pm then come join MWers to watch PTN and Fireworks too!  - secretagentangel  1698.6 #88 11:59PM
was bummed i did not make it two weeks ago,  see you in aug! - MsTikiMermadam  334.1 #676 6:41PM
Check✔️finally completed the list! I think my favorite is the new fireworks shows!!! Gives me goosebumps and brings on the happy cry.  - MinnieMyLove  189.8 #2039 9:00AM
I just need WOC - gedi0614  19.9 #6808 1:11AM
Me too! - MellyMelBB  65.0 #4115 9:26AM
Try one or more of the new Diamond desserts! - MsTikiMermadam  334.1 #676 6:40PM

Follow the new MouseWait Blog for updates, how-tos, tips, contests, and more! 

Didn't know there was one. Yay - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  473.7 #419 4:20PM

La Brea Bakery is the Official Restaurant of MouseWait! Thank you for supporting our partners. Join us Tuesdays 8pm at La Brea for Sticker Night. La Brea offers MouseWaiters a 15% discount during official MouseWait Meetups (Sticker Nights every Tuesday night, and other meetups that we announce in the Lounge).

Yay! Thanks for joining this awesome community! - simba77  317.1 #757 10:04PM
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Can't make it but wanted to use my sticker! - Poisen_Ivy  275.7 #1030 12:09AM

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This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  2846.6 #41 9:51PM
FINALLY!  Thank you!  - MadameLeota  2846.6 #41 2:34PM


 
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1. jacdanfan
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2. goofygal
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1. Lake Tahoe Summer Meetup
Aug 01, 2015 09:30am


I'm gonna have a crowding meetup Presidents' Day weekend! Post to come!  - TinkerSchelle  1678.8 #91 5:42PM
I'll crowd with you  - LaPearleNoir  1569.7 #97 2:27PM
I ❤️ crowding meetups - bonedaddy909  1327.3 #113 12:29PM
Would love to come! - susanann  8.9 #10805 6:15PM
What day works best for you guys bonedaddy909 and susanann and LaPearleNoir? - TinkerSchelle  1678.8 #91 1:21PM
Any day Friday theough Monday works for me! - susanann  8.9 #10805 2:12PM
Friday thru Sunday for Us😃.....Wait a minute😳what the heck is a crowding meetup and what would we be crowding into??😂😂😂 - bonedaddy909  1327.3 #113 7:09PM
We have our weekly MW sticker meetup at La Brea bakery at 4 pm in Downtown Disney! Lots of fun for newcomers and all and a great way to meet new people! Then we go to the MW spot we've held in DL to watch PTN and fireworks! Everyone is welcome! - secretagentangel  1698.6 #88 6:10PM
On Tuesday nights, duh!!!😂😂😩 - secretagentangel  1698.6 #88 10:47PM
Thank You - suzieq65  39.4 #4945 6:20PM
I heard there's a cool Winchester Mystery House meetup 😬 - adventurerEnDisneylandia {AED}  966.3 #175 7:17PM
Any MW Tinkerbell half marathon weekend runners interested in a photo op meet-up/s before one or all 3 of the races??  - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  697.4 #253 2:11PM
When is this race? - secretagentangel  1698.6 #88 6:15PM
The 5K is May 8th, 10K May 9th, and the Half is May 10th. - CoachDisney  79.0 #3816 2:43PM
I will for the 5k, will be there Thursday afternoon till Friday noon. - Sleepingbeautysmom  305.0 #823 8:17AM

Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. jacdanfan
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2. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
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3. secretagentangel
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10. MinnieMyLove
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  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  9.4 #0 2:55AM


Hey I'm finally on this list 😄👍🎉 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4398.6 #24 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  1296.2 #118 12:34PM
I made the list last night! So cool, huh?! Congrats on the MW acknowledgement!!!  - MommyandBash  106.1 #3393 10:42PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #1965 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  334.1 #676 5:56AM
Sweet, I have 3 on this list!!  - MisFit.Mouse  618.2 #303 2:52AM
After all of this time being away and I made the list - cyndaws  257.9 #1207 1:45AM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Innoventions closed March 31-September 30


DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Luigi's Flying Tires closed through Dec 1
 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  16.2 #7580 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  307.7 #812 8:33AM
No!! Peter Pan is one of my favorites... I was hoping to ride it next week😥😢 - girl97217  116.0 #3215 7:20PM
It really surprises me that they didn't have Peter Pan finished by the time the Diamond Celebration started. I'm going next week and will be sad to miss it.  - RetroMinnie  54.8 #4367 10:06PM
They definitely tried!! - NeddaSzy  41.5 #4863 6:57PM
I think it was delayed, originally supposed to be open earlier. - Sarafina  490.3 #401 12:13PM

Get 100 Credits for staying at the Hojo Anaheim! Just fill out this form and we'll get the Credits added to your account. When you stay at the Hojo, you help us continue to improve MouseWait. Call their in house reservation number and remember to mention MouseWait--you will love everything about the Hojo!

Credits have been applied to everyone's account as of today! - Admin 11:40AM
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  205.4 #1847 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  128.1 #2969 3:57PM
@Admin. I filled out a form for May 22nd.  I hope you got it. Thanks. - Winnie111286  4082.1 #28 2:23AM
@@Admin I booked with get away today and am staying at the HoJo in December.  Does MW still give the 100 credits or do I have to book with the hotel directly? - dsnylvr1975  5.8 #15119 5:02PM

Here are the overall MouseRank leaders for the past 6 months:

May 2015: MelodyMouse 679.4
April 2015: Fantasmicfan1 466.89
March 2015: HARR_E 423.38
February 2015: Winnie111286 364.36
January 2015: ShariRenee 408.65
December 2014: MelodyMouse 365.77
 

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Use this link (save it as a bookmark to make it easy) before you add things to your Amazon and MouseWait will receive 5% of your purchase! Thank you for your support!

Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  1623.1 #96 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  387.2 #541 12:40PM
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I buy pretty much everything on Amazon. Nice to know MW can get a little piece of that! - MellyMelBB  65.0 #4115 12:06AM

Read Episode One of Deadliest Cast Member FREE on Amazon and iTunes!

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  409.4 #503 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #13240 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  340.9 #654 4:20PM
Glad you like it! Season Two is coming in a few weeks! - Admin  11:52PM
When is # 3 coming out? I can't wait!! I read the others way toooooo fast. Loved them. - Popcorn  5.6 #15721 5:40PM
I've read seasons 1 and 2.  Can't wait for season 3! - eeyore4me  0.6 #73362 1:08PM

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  1155.7 #139 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  670.6 #273 6:30PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #65716 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  106.1 #3393 12:18PM
It happens, if you want start a game and I'll play you. I take a couple days off a week but I'll finish the games I start. - richiii3  667.7 #276 2:20PM

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