310.2 #797 (DL Qual #1398

Jun 21, 2012 11:37 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Question to my fellow frequent park visitors! Does anyone you know (friends, family, co-workers, etc.) make comments or remarks about visiting the parks? My coworkers all know I am a Disney nut and usually go at least once a week. They normally come to me with any Disneyland related questions. However, a few days ago I had a friend make a remark after seeing our check in at DL asking if my husband and I ever work. How about you guys?

Whenever anyone comments on the frequency of my visits, I ask them how often they go and my reply is always, "See, that's why you are so unhappy and I'm always full of happiness." ☺ - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #215 11:49PM
This πŸ‘†πŸ‘†πŸ‘ - Disneymomblessedx3  363.1 #591 11:54PM
Love! - PrincessDuckie  824.4 #205 8:11AM
Those people are jealous and/or lack imagination - KissDclown  1089.1 #156 2:28AM
^^this - RickChavez  3521.9 #37 2:30AM
Yep! I stopped checking in on facebook. Or maybe do it every 4th trip or so. Really grinds my gears that people get do jealous. I don't need to hear, "really? Again? Weren't you there just last week?! " ugggg! Get over it people! Yes I have an AP and YES I USE it! You go on lavish vacations, I go to Disneyland! - Duchess_SMK  6104.3 #15 6:50AM
*so - Duchess_SMK  6104.3 #15 6:52AM
being in NorCal, i get...weren't you JUST there in April? Yes, yes I was. And in Feb, and Dec and Nov. For a week each time. Which is why I'm deeply considering getting a shirt saying, "Yep, we're going AGAIN!" - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5459.1 #17 7:42AM
This^^^ is an excellent idea! I'd buy that shirt! - Duchess_SMK  6104.3 #15 7:54AM
I still check in haha I get "why don't you tell us when you're not there." I've found that people who don't like Disneyland lack an imagination and the ability to let their inner child out. - KissDclown  1089.1 #156 8:36AM
Agree :) - Aquata  292.3 #908 8:49AM
"inner child" πŸ˜‚ you mean I'm not supposed to be a kid everyday?! - Duchess_SMK  6104.3 #15 10:03AM
Well ya know there is a place and time for everything πŸ˜‚ although some people abuse Letting their inner child out and that's when they become childish πŸ˜‚ - KissDclown  1089.1 #156 1:45PM
Lol, my pastor used to say there's a difference in being "childish" and "childlike." - Spoonful_O_Sugar  599.3 #317 1:56PM
Don't let those comments get to you. They obviously don't appreciate the fabulousness! They probably aren't very happy people, which would explain a lot! Lastly, do you ever work???? Haha I keeed, I keeeed! ;o) - MomWithAJuiceBoxBuzz  1175.4 #137 11:42PM
Lol! The thing that made me mad is I work full time (40 ) and have 2 business projects on the side with my husband and I am sure this friend KNOWS this. - DownTheRabbitHole  310.2 #797 12:09AM
If I could, I'd go every day! Going once a year is not enough for me, lol. Unfortunately I live in Texas and this is where I can afford to live at the moment. I have been saving for a while now and am looking for a place in very close proximity to DL. But I think people make those remarks is because they see you happy and full of life and wish they could be like that. I have friends who think it's crazy with how obsessed I am with Disney. Last year 1 friend said "you went to Disney again?? Aren't you tired of that place yet? And you bought a stuffed animal and princess ears???" I simply told her "hey, you like going to clubs buying drinks that you'll pee out in half an hr and dancing with sweaty men, I prefer to surround myself with happiness and a carefree wonderland!" - PrincessElle  14.3 #8174 12:12AM
I ALWAYS get that from my co workers. To them im the disney expert or freak. some respect it some make fun. So I make fun back at them with stuff that they do. Some say I need to grow up that I have all this time cuz I have no kids and money to spend. Its hard to explain to them when they dont like Disney. So they will never get it. - ScarfGirl  638.9 #292 12:04AM
This! πŸ‘ - MonteKristal  310.6 #794 12:08AM
I work there, so there's no problem about being at the park so frequent. But I sometimes tell guests that I come on my days off (which they can't believe) - BaseballMickey_CM  7100.9 #9 1:00AM
I can believe it because I ran into you there on your day off - ScooterMike  1963.0 #72 10:18AM
For many years I was able to go to DL once a year if that. When I moved to Orange County I jumped at an AP so I could finally go when ever I wanted. Friends and family ask me how I can afford it and what is it about DL. I tell them I'm making up for all the times I wanted to go but couldn't because I lived so far away. And with a pass I can drive over just for dinner. Now that I work at DLR I tell guests I come here on my days off because I can (just like BaseballMickey). They laugh and I usually get "Thats so cool!" And frankly I no longer care if people don't get "IT". I do and many MWers do and that's all that matters! I work at the happiest place why wouldn't I want to go there as often as I can?!? - SUUZinOCretiredPLAID  1035.8 #166 1:54PM
well said Suzy! - rbeezy  703.0 #252 2:33PM
I use to get "how can you afford to go to Disneyland all the time?" and i just tell them its about $1.79 cents a day if i go 365 days a year or $12.50 cents a week.. I just don't go to starbucks every day. They are always astonished when i break it down for them...lol - HollyGolightlyPrincess  396.8 #530 8:32AM
That's a good one! I think I will break mine down as well :D - DownTheRabbitHole  310.2 #797 8:44AM
I like this one a lot!!! - SUUZinOCretiredPLAID  1035.8 #166 11:54AM
Ohhhhh me too! I like this! - MarshaMouse  4676.3 #22 2:04PM
My in-laws have inferred that they think me crazy. But it's okay. I'm pretty sure they're psychotic. That makes for a double-negative, right? - LittleAprilShowers  562.7 #338 9:44AM
People I work with think I'm nuts till they need disneyland advise. But I could care less. I let my Disney freak flag fly! - fairyshley  479.8 #413 12:11AM
Its on of the main reasons I have stopped posting on social media. People won't understand it until they live it the way we do. I just ignore it. - RickChavez  3521.9 #37 1:13AM
Wowserz! They be saying .. - BUSCH_WACK  5.3 #16575 1:23AM
Some ppl go to Disneyland like my friend and I ask him how did his visit go... And his response is "Ehh".. But I figured y they have that response.. It's bcuz they are going with the wrong ppl... I go with my gf and every visit just gets better... Hmm so it's the ppl they r going with...let those ppl go with an MW member and they will think differently about DL...😁 - bents  16.4 #7585 2:40AM
Since August 22nd, 2011, I've been to Disneyland 80 times exact. I even found a hobby podcasting and contributing to photo blogs to give me some more purpose to visit more often. You paid for that AP, and your darn well going to use it! :-). Besides, they're just jealous. Must be fans of ________________ - Timsierramist  302.9 #837 3:47AM
Also, the prevailing idea among non-Disney fans is that Disneyland is for little kids, versus families and adults too. - Timsierramist  302.9 #837 3:57AM
^^Yes, very true. I always think back to Walt's statement about how he wanted to create a place where kids AND parents can have fun together. - NotNKansasAnymor  283.8 #959 4:07AM
Of course DL doesn't appeal to everyone, but it does irk me when friends/family disapprove of how I spend my money and vacation time.  I would never try to lecture someone on buying jet skis or going snowboarding all of the time, but for some reason, people feel like they have to give me their $.02 about vacationing at Disneyland.  It's quite odd, but I just ignore it.  Our DL trips are very special to my husband and I.   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  599.3 #317 5:42AM
I get the same feedback. I usually tell them how much I love Disney, and that the resort is my gym. I get lots of exercise and positive energy there! :) - LifeyLand  81.9 #3774 7:03AM
Someone better get some peanut butter for that JELLY!! :D - Aquata  292.3 #908 8:45AM
lol πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - Linzee  1093.9 #155 8:48AM
People are so tactless these days. I swear there are no boundaries anymore. No matter what your hobby is (golf, travel, Disneyland, crafting....) people don't have to right to make comments like "Don't you ever work?". Not everything is everyone's business. - LaneSparrow316  847.0 #199 9:11AM
πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ˜‚ Seriously! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  599.3 #317 9:13AM
My family does that or rolle there eyes when we say we are going to Disneyland or they say let me guess you were at Disneyland. I don't let it get to me. - Veronica21  167.9 #2360 11:43PM
I get this too, to a degree. I pay good money for my pass, I am going to get use out of and enjoy it. There are way worse places I could be visiting or pick up on bad hobbies. - DownTheRabbitHole  310.2 #797 12:12AM
I go almost every weekend possible but I rarely check my self only because it would be a bit much. But I'm pretty sure your friend wishes they were in the happiest place on earth as often as you:) - LittleStarSweeper  353.7 #618 11:45PM
Well I don't get to go to the park as much as I'd like, or as much as some MWers, but a lot of people I know, know that I'm a huge Disney freak. Some people think it's cool, and ask me questions. Then others think it's stupid, childish, and I need to grow up. Then I just say, "No wonder you're so negative, you don't like Disney, you must be miserable." Ehh to each their own I guess, but I never make fun of what other people enjoy, who am I to make fun of other people, it's just not worth it! - JoeDownTheRabbitHole  400.3 #525 11:46PM
Some people (person really) commented that Disneyland is so boring. I just told them that I like it and I don't care what they think. I know a lot of people may be more tactful but I think a rude response deserves an equal response. - aidensmama  340.2 #660 11:52PM
And the next time you see them Casually trip them and when they fall and yell at you shrug your shoulders and reply "you know why.." - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #215 11:57PM
Lol. They'd deserve it too. However, I never see them. They are now just a Facebook friend. - aidensmama  340.2 #660 12:05AM
Oh darn, well if you ever happen to cross paths with them again you can! πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #215 12:11AM
I bet someone else will do it first. They are the type of person that always has something rude to say and anyone who disagrees with them are stupid. This person has become a grouchy old man since he got older. Lol. - aidensmama  340.2 #660 12:20AM
I get this all the time, at work I get pick on as well for going so much. They see me as a "weirdo" or freak. But I don't let it get to me I just keep on smiling. My boyfriends friend always picks on him too for going so much. But in my opinion they are just mad cause they can't go πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ bahahaha - flowers0818  152.2 #2603 11:55PM
My co workers have the same negative attitude and they think I have money to "burn". But I let them know it's well worth to spend time with my son, niece and nephew and their kids. We are making good memories. I even have a few friends and family members that I have converted into AP holders!! lol - nicealex77  680.1 #268 11:57PM
me too. - maxinerenton  422.7 #483 12:07AM
We took our 3yo every other week till June hit now waiting till sept to start that again. My mom goes "you're creating a monster letting her go so much" sorry I don't agree. - hillarygardner  24.0 #6236 12:46AM
Just ask them what they do for fun and let me guess they sit on there but at home or go out drinking? So after they tell you what it is that they do ask how many times a month they do it? After that make the same comment at them and say the shoe fits on you as well. - BUSCH_WACK  5.3 #16575 1:36AM
@Rick...so i'm a little confused, just to be clear, stuff that gets posted in Disneyland Talk also gets posted in the hub? And things that are posted directly to the hub stay there and don't get posted anywhere else? - NotNKansasAnymor  283.8 #959 2:56AM
You try and put Rick in his place and now you wanna ask him questions. Wow your gonna do great here. - Evilstitch  338.5 #665 4:20AM
When did I do that? He gave his opinion, I gave mine, I never said he was wrong for anything. There's no problem here, so please don't make it into one. - NotNKansasAnymor  283.8 #959 1:43PM
My friends and coworkers always say they're jealous we get to go so much. When they ask "how do you go so often and not get tired of it?". I explain with our annual pass, we take our kids for a max for five or so hours, and when we get tired, we go home, whereas when they go for one day, the spend 12+ hours trying to fit everything in one day and get burnt out. And the amount we spend for our passes, we make it worth it by going once or twice a week! - dessertLOVER  153.0 #2590 5:45AM
I hear "again?" and "why". - LaPearleNoir  1638.0 #95 6:28AM
Ha ha same here - PrinceTeaJack  924.5 #179 6:29AM
me too :) - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5459.1 #17 7:52AM
I stopped checking in on Facebook, except when I take a really cute pic of my daughter. Fortunately one of my employees has an AP and goes every few weeks with his family. My mother and sisters family all have APs. My in laws have expressed their concerns that we take our daughter to DL a lot. I know she loves it by her reaction when we watch Cars or a DL commercial comes on. Personally I find that I feel better and happier since I started going most weekends. Plus I know I have lost some weight. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #72 7:17AM
SO true Mike I feel like I have better memories to make and bond more with my kids...At home we are always in separate rooms they are watching cartoons im watching sports etc etc...I dont really listen to what anyone says ever. My friends forget the last time we went out drinking cause Im always at DL now lol - PrinceTeaJack  924.5 #179 7:20AM
That's so true teajack! At home we really don't spend the same quality of time together - MarshaMouse  4676.3 #22 7:23AM
I get looks and snickers here and there. They think I'm crazy but I really just ignore them and feel bad for them because they really don't know the magic we feel! - MarshaMouse  4676.3 #22 7:21AM
I get made fun of all the time. - Slotherini  1077.5 #160 7:23AM
I ONLY wish I could say we go often! We only go once a year cuz we have to fly down, take time off and start saving all over again! Consider yourself EXTREAMLY lucky!!! - calidream1  397.5 #528 7:24AM
Wish I lived close enough to have an AP. I would be there twice a week! - idahomouseketeer  0.3 #87162 7:49AM
Yes my fiance's family can't understand why we frequently visit the Parks I grew up in Anaheim what do you expect. I literally had my fiancΓ© brother tell us he was sick of our vacation countdowns! I told him instead of buying material things that will only last so many years (which he always does), we take our son to Disneyland where he will have memories for a lifetime!! Just as my parents took my brother and I. - MikaDreamsEverythingDisney  249.1 #1296 7:50AM
And now that we have annual passes they really think we are nuts! 😊 - MikaDreamsEverythingDisney  249.1 #1296 7:51AM
I had a friend and her family jeer at my family and I for going to Disneyland. They would get tired of it after one visit. I got my friend interested in a pass, and her parents agreed and got themselves ones. Now they love it and go at least once a month. I get complained to more for when I travel ( I get to go a lot because my dad gets lots of miles, we have a timeshare, etc.), so I never tell them where and when I go anymore unless I bring them a souvenir. They think I'm "rich" (as if). - Princess_Pirate  8.0 #11827 7:53AM
Hey - I'm a Disney nut too and live in Texas. I travel for work quite often - and I slip off every couple of months and go - and I have a blast! The only person you can really please - is you - so be happy! If I lived closer - I would be there more too! Don't guilt yourself - the rest of them are old & miserable - regardless of their age - I don't ever don't want to be like that! Be a kid as long as you can! - Sfarrell  87.1 #3677 8:30AM
I hear that all the time, too. But then I'm the first one they ask when they want to know something or if I can get them a discount! There are a lot worse things I could like to do :) - cinderelli  359.1 #603 8:40AM
i get made fun of all the time on facebook. i just go what? - Radius  502.7 #393 8:43AM
the worst is when people say im addicted and i meed an intervention. i make light of it. a lot of times i just IM them and go, hey you at work? "yah" oh ok nm, im at disneyland. ttyl. - Radius  502.7 #393 1:48PM
Yes all the time that's why I stop posting on FB and checking in that's why I post so many pictures on here. And even when I posted two pictures last week on two different days but wearing the same clothes I was ask if I'm there again. When you can tell I was wearing the same clothes. I was like it was the same day I just up loaded them different days. - HanLostLeia  1098.3 #153 8:49AM
Coworkers make mean comments all the time. The latest comment was "YOU'RE ADDICTED TO DISNEYLAND!!!!! I took it as a compliment. 😝 - letsgo2D  4.6 #18899 8:53AM
I'm not addicted to Disneyland. I'm addicted to hanging out with cool people at Disneyland. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #72 8:54AM
I had a co-manager say to me 3 weeks ago when I was going on vacation "I can't believe you guys are going to WDW".... It was for my husband and I's honeymoon (we got married last October) and my birthday. She was the one who asked how I was spending my vacation and I told her. She made other comments in the day. She talked about it more than I did. It must be what some people here said- they hear Disneyland and think it's a place for children and famlies. Oh well. It was a once in a life time, best vacation ever! - DownTheRabbitHole  310.2 #797 9:08AM
I will be the first to admit that I am TOTALLY envious everytime I see someone post that they are at/going to DL. I've been once, back in 2006...but this time next week I'll be on the plane and headed to the Mouse!!! I have AP's for all of our local "attractions", so I know I'd have a DL one if I lived a "bit" closer! - SteamboatWilliams  50.6 #4526 8:56AM
I just tell them it's my therapy. And I always go with different people, so it's group therapy! Peeps are jealous because I work really hard to afford it and they can't. - lovetheland7  177.3 #2212 9:14AM
πŸ‘βœ¨Work hard, play hard! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  599.3 #317 9:17AM
Amen to that!!! - Duchess_SMK  6104.3 #15 10:03AM
I get negative remarks all the time so I stopped checking in on fb last year. Now impost pictures on fb and still get remarks. They say I'm there everyday or that I checked in to Disneyland everyday (which isn't true because I don't check in) so now I'm hesitant to post pictures of our trips to the parks - lilo84  377.0 #562 10:17AM
Right don't you hate that? I thought our friends were suppose to be happy when we have fun - HanLostLeia  1098.3 #153 10:21AM
Sad part is that it's my family members. It sucks that they possibly can't tell from the pictures how happy we are. I was going to post something really mean before posting our recent trip pictures but I didn't want my phone ringing so I can hear my family telling me I was wrong to post an angry rant - lilo84  377.0 #562 10:25AM
Co workers yelled at me like I hiked up the AP prices earlier this year lol I simply say "so don’t go, your loss”. But I will say our Disney group is growing here at work. People really don’t know what they are missing out on until they experience it for themselves. It really is a treat for me week after week to be at our happy place and I won’t let no fuddy duddies ruin my good time. BOOYA! - DisneyDoorite  359.1 #604 10:35AM
I get the whole gamut, from "you're wasting your money" to "you're immature".  The best thing to do is ignore it. - IMissDisney  1205.7 #133 10:37AM
I ignore them. Yes I have been here 50 times in the past year. When people complain about it being really expensive. I calmly explain how my favorite place is not that expensive and about budgeting. If I can afford it as a single mom of 3 kids, anyone can. - MeridasHair  346.5 #639 1:54PM
I dont live in CA. But have been going for about 7 yrs straight and I am a huge disnry fan but I still get a bunch of grief from people I dont let it get to me... Disney dan for life..... :) - Disneyfever80  155.4 #2560 2:21PM

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TRIVILATOR 2.0 for iOS is here! We made it faster, easier to use, improved Random Games, fixed Push Notifications, added a Remove Ads option, new game packs, and we optmized it for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Get the complete run down on our new blog here. Get the new update in the App Store, or grab it here. Did you know you can play on the web or from any device via our web version? Tell your friends about the TRIVILATOR, and submit your questions so they (and you) can be featured inside the app. You can submit your questions here. Have fun!

- valj84DisneyDeppAddict  189.5 #2050 12:58PM
Hi, @@valj84DisneyAddict Hope you are having a wonderful Easter 🐣Come play Trivilator with me! - Moog  48.9 #4589 3:00PM
Yes! A wonderful day!  Hope yours is great too!!! I will look for you on Trivilator. πŸ˜πŸ‘ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  189.5 #2050 3:27PM
Is it a game? - palomine96  20.5 #6739 11:58PM
Yes!  It's a separate app.  Come play! - Moog  48.9 #4589 8:58AM
I downloaded the app but it too won't add my name so if I play as guest it doesn't give credit to my mouse wait account :(Help!  - DisneyDrea  134.5 #2885 9:08PM
I can't figure out how to play on the Web version. I have been trying for a long time. Help, please - Winnie111286  4416.5 #25 2:44PM

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  1627.5 #96 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  387.4 #542 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
@otilegna - pikarich  4287.2 #27 9:34AM
I buy pretty much everything on Amazon. Nice to know MW can get a little piece of that! - MellyMelBB  65.0 #4123 12:06AM

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
60000

2. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
58500

3. secretagentangel
52300

4. MeridaFan
41630

5. MelodyMouse
40000

6. DisneyGrandma
40000

7. leopardditz2000
39500

8. MinnieMyLove
38250

9. debbiev
36250

10. cmtahm
35650

 

  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  182.4 #0 2:55AM

MouseWait COUNTDOWN for iOS is here! Countdown the days to your next Disneyland or Disney World trip with our images OR your pics! Your Countdown also displays on Apple Watch and is beautiful on iPhone 6 screens. Secure the discounted launch price for a limited time.

I have the countdown and I love it! - tree320  0.6 #0 9:26AM
Just got it! - Dizkid  368.4 #578 12:29PM
Awesome - keepmovingforward  203.8 #1876 8:39PM

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.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  1015.5 #172 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1773.1 #86 10:53PM
  - mckelfam  36.4 #5135 3:09PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  179.6 #2179 10:29PM

Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!

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


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  1936.1 #75 6:10PM
On Tuesday nights, duh!!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜© - secretagentangel  1936.1 #75 10:47PM
Thank You - suzieq65  44.2 #4757 6:20PM
We will be there in November - makeitbluesaysmerriwether  35.3 #5199 9:58AM
I'm gonna have a crowding meetup Presidents' Day weekend! Post to come!  - TinkerSchelle  1773.1 #86 5:42PM
I'll crowd with you  - LaPearleNoir  1638.0 #95 2:27PM
I ❀️ crowding meetups - bonedaddy909  1340.4 #112 12:29PM
Would love to come! - susanann  8.9 #10897 6:15PM
What day works best for you guys bonedaddy909 and susanann and LaPearleNoir? - TinkerSchelle  1773.1 #86 1:21PM
Any day Friday theough Monday works for me! - susanann  8.9 #10897 2:12PM
Friday thru Sunday for UsπŸ˜ƒ.....Wait a minute😳what the heck is a crowding meetup and what would we be crowding into??πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bonedaddy909  1340.4 #112 7:09PM
I heard there's a cool Winchester Mystery House meetup 😬 - adventurerEnDisneylandia {AED}  1028.2 #167 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??Β  - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  720.8 #247 2:11PM
When is this race? - secretagentangel  1936.1 #75 6:15PM
The 5K is May 8th, 10K May 9th, and the Half is May 10th. - CoachDisney  93.0 #3581 2:43PM
I will for the 5k, will be there Thursday afternoon till Friday noon. - Sleepingbeautysmom  305.1 #828 8:17AM

Here are the recent wait time leaders:

May: MelodyMouse 640.08
April: WARLOCK 228.33
March: HARR_E 290.27
February: jacdanfan 251.32
January: ShariRenee 246.23
December: MelodyMouse 303.05
November: MelodyMouse 410.98
October: jacdanfan 189.98

I get great joy out of helping to fulfill the original intent of this app! (Can ya tell?) - MelodyMouse  5935.7 #16 11:00AM
Thank you! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ» - MeridaFan  3577.3 #36 10:34AM
Thank you so much!  - secretagentangel  1936.1 #75 3:34PM
 Everyone for making   - Boundin  612.9 #307 10:21PM
 Wait Times make MouseWait! - Song  1819.3 #83 8:52AM
The real wait time leaders post! - MeridaFan  3577.3 #36 12:08PM

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  1936.1 #75 11:59PM
was bummed i did not make it two weeks ago,  see you in aug! - MsTikiMermadam  364.9 #588 6:41PM
Checkβœ”οΈfinally completed the list! I think my favorite is the new fireworks shows!!! Gives me goosebumps and brings on the happy cry.  - MinnieMyLove  190.4 #2036 9:00AM
Hmmm...thanks for the tip. We'll be there Sat and that magic wand sounds interesting  - Marciamcmouse  40.2 #4942 5:21PM
Can't wait  - Disneyprincessvmk  55.6 #4354 7:26PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
15865.1

2. Dave
12965.2

3. Plumiegirl
9155.49

4. jacdanfan
9084.6

5. Tom
9083.48

6. goofygal
8769.14

7. uscdisneyteacher
7577.12

8. CobbPR
7121.82

9. BaseballMickey_CM
7100.89

10. Bullseye
6766.17



Our new Walt Disney World App for iOS is here! MagicSearch, upNEXT, new Lounge, and tons of other upgrades. Go get it here. You can see all of the new features and how tos here

thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  1339.1 #114 9:42PM
  - jacdanfan  9084.6 #4 6:08AM
- Lilogirl1  115.3 #3239 4:26PM
Thanks! DW fans appreciate you! - LeighMouse  17.9 #0 7:58AM


 
MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. MelodyMouse
432.26

2. Winnie111286
417.63

3. MarshaMouse
286.36

4. secretagentangel
238.85

5. MadameLeota
235.67

6. Coaster
204.33

7. Plumiegirl
184.7

8. pikarich
184

9. jacdanfan
177.52

10. beentoall
174.34



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

Oh my goodness.  I can't believe my name is actually up there next to all the people who I love following.  Thank you:-). Have a great 60th everyone - beentoall  182.4 #0 6:25AM
Waytago! - MelodyMouse  5935.7 #16 10:09AM
- JediKitty  908.1 #182 4:29PM

Thanked by:   JediKitty   Song  
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 #7628 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  322.2 #737 8:33AM
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  55.2 #4372 10:06PM
They definitely tried!! - NeddaSzy  46.5 #4671 6:57PM
I think it was delayed, originally supposed to be open earlier. - Sarafina  491.6 #400 12:13PM
Going to be in the park Dec. 29-Jan. 2. We've always been during the Summer and Spring so this will be our very first time there during the Holiday Season. What is the weather there like during Winter, what should Hubby and I be packing and what should I be packing for my two boys ages 8 and 9? I know the park is usually packed during the Holidays (from what I have read), would we still be able to park hop (we bought 5 days park hoppers) if we get our hands stamped? TIA. =) - MaryinVancouver888  5.3 #16514 4:17AM

Thanked by:   Tom   carminaire   kimdis   40 More Thanks MommyandBash   Song   giapet  

Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4398.5 #26 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  1339.1 #114 12:34PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #1974 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  364.9 #588 5:56AM
Sweet, I have 3 on this list!!  - MisFit.Mouse  627.5 #299 2:52AM
After all of this time being away and I made the list - cyndaws  257.9 #1210 1:45AM

DISCOUNTED DISNEYLAND TICKETS THROUGH MOUSEWAIT! You get 2% off select tickets if you purchase on this page and use the code MOUSEWAIT at checkout. A percentage of your total purchase comes back to MouseWait, which helps cover our monthly maintenance and development expenses! You will also get 100 Credits if you email us your receipt along with your username! 

Can you get a discount on annual passes too? - DeeDeeMouse  246.1 #1337 9:59PM
How do you get discount on AP passes. Guessing use MOUSEWAIT - suzieq65  44.2 #4757 4:00PM
It says discount not available ... Maybe I'm doing it wrong? - gedi0614  25.4 #6035 12:13AM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey_CM
7100.89

2. Stitch_Legacy
5137.84

3. RickChavez
3521.89

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
3786.4

6. caramiapoohAKAface
3849.76

7. IDVandalSkipperCM
2374.64

8. Dave
12965.2

9. Duchess_SMK
6104.28

10. Sweet_Irish_Cream
4398.46



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS


Easily manage the social side of MouseWait for Disneyland and Disney World with our new mousetopia app for iOS. Post to the DL or WDW side, use your Stickers, and utilize our new MouseWait Messenger. Optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6! See what's new here


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 #506 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #13346 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 #658 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  7.9 #11948 5:40PM
I've read seasons 1 and 2.  Can't wait for season 3! - eeyore4me  0.6 #73166 1:08PM

Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. CobbPR
6726

2. uscdisneyteacher
5920

3. BaseballMickey_CM
5484

4. Dave
5374

5. Duchess_SMK
5004

6. Plumiegirl
4760

7. Stitch_Legacy
4712

8. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
4298

9. ElSuperRaton
4197

10. pikarich
3888



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  3068.8 #41 9:51PM
FINALLY!  Thank you!  - MadameLeota  3068.8 #41 2:34PM


 
MONTHLY WAIT TIME LEADERS REAL-TIME: Thank you to everyone who enters accurate wait times--you earn MouseRank Points, Credits, worldwide fame, and wealth beyond your wildest dreams when you enter wait times at the Park (ok maybe not the last two things). Please remember to ONLY enter wait times that you have verified in person, this improves our algorithm substantially, thanks!

1. MelodyMouse
417.38

2. Coaster
204

3. MarshaMouse
199.78

4. MadameLeota
173.85

5. secretagentangel
141.18

6. JPatDL
140.92

7. Brian
131.9

8. Winnie111286
125.6

9. goofygal
125.13

10. jacdanfan
124.42

 

SEE THE TOP 100


Here are the Weekly Top 10 TRIVILATOR Players. Find people to play here. Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends on iOS. Play on any device with our new web version here.

1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
37.44

2. Goofytom
16.07

3. mamabeam
7.59

4. DisneylandOrBust
2.97

5. TiggerBelle
2.04

6. Moog
1.88

7. Dolewhipped
1.65

8. DoomBuggy61
1.63

9. MommyandBash
1.63

10. Boundin
1.62

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  189.5 #2050 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  48.9 #4589 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  9083.5 #5 11:47AM
Wtg @DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2174.1 #64 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  48.9 #4589 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2174.1 #64 9:42AM
i am horrible at this but rad to pass the time in linesπŸ‘ - DarthFairy  35.3 #5203 6:24PM
Yup! - MommyandBash  179.6 #2179 9:38AM
Geez. I only recognize like two people in this whole post πŸ˜‚ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4398.5 #26 4:51PM
SIC. How come we don't see you in here often anymore?  Miss seeing your posts. You have so much to share with all these newbies  - Goofytom  1173.5 #138 12:16PM
I'm secretly watching  - Plumiegirl  9155.5 #3 11:13PM

Your Donations Help Us Make MouseWait Better!

TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.MelodyMouse 230.99 #16  
2.secretagentangel 135.05 #75  
3.Winnie111286 100.36 #25  
4.eviljules 85.57 #113  
5.MarshaMouse 70.36 #22  
6.pikarich 60.97 #27  
7.Alicewhoareyou 57.68 #76  
8.Coaster 49.58 #1  
9.jacdanfan 46.24 #4  
10.Brian 43.62 #206  

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