310.2 #915 (DL Qual #1597

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 #255 11:49PM
This πŸ‘†πŸ‘†πŸ‘ - Disneymomblessedx3  363.1 #674 11:54PM
Love! - PrincessDuckie  931.0 #213 8:11AM
Those people are jealous and/or lack imagination - KissDclown  1089.2 #182 2:28AM
^^this - RickChavez  3672.1 #45 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  6587.9 #19 6:50AM
*so - Duchess_SMK  6587.9 #19 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!" - misschurro  7729.0 #14 7:42AM
This^^^ is an excellent idea! I'd buy that shirt! - Duchess_SMK  6587.9 #19 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  1089.2 #182 8:36AM
Agree :) - Aquata  292.3 #1025 8:49AM
"inner child" πŸ˜‚ you mean I'm not supposed to be a kid everyday?! - Duchess_SMK  6587.9 #19 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  1089.2 #182 1:45PM
Lol, my pastor used to say there's a difference in being "childish" and "childlike." - Spoonful_O_Sugar  647.2 #332 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  1191.2 #160 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 #915 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 #9302 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  644.8 #333 12:04AM
This! πŸ‘ - MonteKristal  311.7 #900 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  8025.6 #11 1:00AM
I can believe it because I ran into you there on your day off - ScooterMike  1963.0 #92 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  1036.1 #194 1:54PM
well said Suzy! - rbeezy  703.0 #298 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  406.5 #585 8:32AM
That's a good one! I think I will break mine down as well :D - DownTheRabbitHole  310.2 #915 8:44AM
I like this one a lot!!! - SUUZinOCretiredPLAID  1036.1 #194 11:54AM
Ohhhhh me too! I like this! - MarshaMouse  5036.3 #28 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  587.7 #372 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 #477 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  3672.1 #45 1:13AM
Wowserz! They be saying .. - BUSCH_WACK  5.3 #18633 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 #8608 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 #956 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 #956 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 #1096 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  647.2 #332 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  82.1 #4031 7:03AM
Someone better get some peanut butter for that JELLY!! :D - Aquata  292.3 #1025 8:45AM
lol πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - Linzee  1401.9 #137 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 #232 9:11AM
πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ˜‚ Seriously! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  647.2 #332 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 #2518 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 #915 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  361.5 #679 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  402.2 #592 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  340.3 #746 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 #255 11:57PM
Lol. They'd deserve it too. However, I never see them. They are now just a Facebook friend. - aidensmama  340.3 #746 12:05AM
Oh darn, well if you ever happen to cross paths with them again you can! πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #255 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  340.3 #746 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 #2760 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  727.6 #291 11:57PM
me too. - maxinerenton  422.7 #559 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 #7025 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 #18633 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 #1096 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 #754 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 #1096 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 #2749 5:45AM
I hear "again?" and "why". - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 6:28AM
Ha ha same here - PrinceTeaJack  944.8 #212 6:29AM
me too :) - misschurro  7729.0 #14 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 #92 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  944.8 #212 7:20AM
That's so true teajack! At home we really don't spend the same quality of time together - MarshaMouse  5036.3 #28 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  5036.3 #28 7:21AM
I get made fun of all the time. - Slotherini  1079.8 #183 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  398.0 #601 7:24AM
Wish I lived close enough to have an AP. I would be there twice a week! - idahomouseketeer  0.3 #90367 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 #1432 7:50AM
And now that we have annual passes they really think we are nuts! 😊 - MikaDreamsEverythingDisney  249.1 #1432 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 #13496 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  104.6 #3609 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  426.6 #553 8:40AM
i get made fun of all the time on facebook. i just go what? - Radius  502.7 #459 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 #459 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 #180 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 #21100 8:53AM
I'm not addicted to Disneyland. I'm addicted to hanging out with cool people at Disneyland. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #92 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 #915 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 #4954 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  177.9 #2357 9:14AM
πŸ‘βœ¨Work hard, play hard! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  647.2 #332 9:17AM
Amen to that!!! - Duchess_SMK  6587.9 #19 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 #641 10:17AM
Right don't you hate that? I thought our friends were suppose to be happy when we have fun - HanLostLeia  1098.3 #180 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 #641 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 #686 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. - MickeyFan  1217.7 #157 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 #726 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 #2713 2:21PM


 
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2. DisneyMom13
5.49

3. Goofytom
5.3

4. beentoall
2.61

5. teapotsandteacups
1.79

6. mamabeam
1.45

7. DisneyDiane316
1.18

8. Dolewhipped
0.96

9. DonaldRox
0.96

10. sheridanrabbit
0.95

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  314.8 #880 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  97.2 #3734 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  13209.4 #5 11:47AM
Wtg @@DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2805.9 #53 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  97.2 #3734 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2805.9 #53 9:42AM
I'm back:-) - beentoall  1271.5 #0 9:58PM
Hey! I made top 10!! !  - DisneyDiane316  255.1 #1366 8:29PM
Way to go, beautiful!   - Wyldsideb  97.6 #3730 1:42PM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
8025.55

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3672.13

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4834.25

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4485.49

7. DLKenCA
2940.76

8. IDVandalSkipperCM
2603.21

9. Dave
13820.5

10. LilSterner
5828.36



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  11132.8 #8 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 10:56PM

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! DW fans appreciate you! - LeighMouse  17.9 #0 7:58AM
thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  5308.4 #25 9:42PM
  - JediKitty  1217.1 #158 10:32PM
I miss the  - DisneyMom13  344.6 #734 1:34AM

Did you know that almost everything in MouseWait can be found with a few taps in the MagicSearch bar? Did you know that we add things to MagicSearch weekly (i.e. requests from you--see below)? MagicSearch enables ONE-THUMB searching to help you find individual menu items, vegetarian or gluten free food, reviews, wait times (even restaurant wait times), exclusive insider Disneyland tips, annual pass holder, parking info, Star Wars Park info, celebrities, Disneyland news, Hidden Mickeys, crowd forecasts (unFORECAST), Photopass, birthdays, refurbishment info, and amazing content from almost a million pages of original content in the MouseWait Lounge. 

This is an  app. Thank you @@@Admin - LiveLaughLoveDisney  301.6 #0 2:46PM
Thank you LiveLaughLoveDisney! - Admin  5:59PM
Love this tool - Chumash28  1564.0 #117 5:02PM
My main annoyance hasn't been touched yet. Thank you for everything you have donethough  admin.  - DisneylandGirl  317.9 #865 9:49PM
So cool love it glad it was posted for everyone to see  - jkobelski  21.1 #0 6:09PM


Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.9 #35 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  5308.4 #25 12:34PM
Fantasmicfan1 I just read that in the voice of Rodney Dangerfield from Back to School! - KennyV  1231.8 #154 3:48PM
Fantastic!! - Ilovegoofy  123.6 #3237 4:37PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #2119 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  1432.9 #130 5:56AM
Thank you to all who post from the park!! Love seeing the park when I cannot be there. - snowgrey  8.0 #13535 2:49PM
Top of the list  - buzzgoneyear92  276.2 #1162 12:09AM

Invest in Disney Fine Art with our new Platinum Partner, Magical Memories. Watch for MouseWait art exclusives in the Lounge and use this code: MW10 for 10% off! When you support Magical Memories, you also support the continued development and maintenance of MouseWait. Earn 1000 Credits for each purchase--just send your receipt to [email protected]-- thank you for your support!

- LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 7:22PM
- teapotsandteacups  1401.9 #138 3:50PM
So where is this? Is it the mainst gallery? - Plumiegirl  10382.5 #9 11:11PM
- sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 3:10PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Haunted Mansion Aug 22-TBA
Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln Aug 22-TBA
Big Thunder Ranch and Barbecue CLOSED permanently
Fantasmic! Jan 10-TBA
Disneyland Railroad Jan 10-TBA
Mark Twain Riverboat Jan 10-TBA
Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-TBA
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-TBA
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-TBA

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

King Triton's Carousel Aug 8-TBA



 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7645 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  357.5 #692 8:33AM
Can this get updated??? I see in sept that Indy is closed so wondering how long... And also Ariel!  - brodysmommy  453.7 #515 9:30PM
Silly symphony swings are open. We went on them today (for the first time)!  - DisneyDiane316  255.1 #1366 6:50PM

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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


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

1. Winnie111286
7082

2. uscdisneyteacher
6961

3. CobbPR
6911

4. misschurro
6338

5. Dave
6164

6. BaseballMickey
6041

7. pikarich
5814

8. Plumiegirl
5601

9. Duchess_SMK
5546

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  585.3 #374 8:06PM
This is so true, it never changes, what's up with that lol - itsmyglassslipper  534.4 #423 12:28PM
I know and I'm still on itπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Plumiegirl  10382.5 #9 5:56PM

Disneyland unFORECAST (BETA) is here! Top MouseWaiters giving you the rundown of what's happening at the Disneyland Resort. The unFORECAST now has its own page on the web www.unFORECAST.com

unFORECAST for the month of June 2016
Last month (May) seemed to be quieter than last year, probably because the 60th Celebration began last May, making last summer a lot busier. Looking back at MouseWait's Historical Crowd Index (available in our MagicPlan iOS Calendar), crowds averaged in the mid 80s (approx 85% capacity) for the first two weeks of June, then it quieted down in the last two weeks of the month. We are estimating smaller crowds than last summer because the 60th Celebration is over a year old, and there are still a lot of attractions being refurbished. To get a real-time look at crowd levels, check the MouseWait App for Crowd Index averages and wait times. Have a great week! - Admin Jun 3, 2016 12:07PM



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  643.7 #335 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  20.6 #7583 11:53PM
Saturday's rule! One of the perks of a premium pass!  - snappy  451.5 #521 7:32AM
I love these posts!  I do have a question/request/suggestion...is there a way to only show the 3-4 most recent posts?  It's a lot to scroll through. @@Admin - TiggersAndTinks  183.5 #2289 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  292.9 #1022 5:04PM
There was nobody there last week on Saturday loved it Hope it's the same this week  - jkobelski  21.1 #0 9:48PM
August 17 - It was still crowded yesterday, though it starts emptying out about 9 pm since some schools are in session and others are watching PTN. These are your last week's to watch PTN and the current WOC, and the 60th fireworks nightly show. Take advantage on a weeknight if you can. And on week nights, the jazz band plays several sets up until 10:15 pm on the Matk Twain and alternate with sets while cruising the ROA on a tom sawyers raft. We saw the band on the river at 10:40 Tuesday night. Market house is closed at night for coffee, the closest coffee after park hours is Starbucks DD/ WOD. or coffee bean in Haggen Dazs DD Β  ice cream Β store till midnight.Β  - secretagentangel  7926.0 #12 1:41PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24020.3

2. Melody_CM
23026.8

3. Winnie111286
21579.2

4. Dave
13820.5

5. Tom
13209.4

6. jacdanfan
12684.4

7. goofygal
12258.4

8. ShariRenee
11132.8

9. Plumiegirl
10382.5

10. uscdisneyteacher
8701.71


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  7926.0 #12 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #75 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  698.1 #302 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1890 11:09AM

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  2028.8 #87 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  460.3 #507 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
Oh very cool!!  - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 9:45AM
I noticed this post is kind of old, but is the Amazon link still working? My hubby tried to buy something through it but it didn't work. @Admin - DisneyDiane316  255.1 #1366 7:59PM
Thanks for letting us know DisneyDiane316 the link should be fixed now for Amazon, or you can use this URL http://amzn.to/OUTbbI thanks! - Admin  4:41PM
Thanks for sending the updated link Admin. Will be shopping soon! - DisneyDiane316  255.1 #1366 6:42PM

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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  296.3 #998 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.5 #2645 3:57PM
@@@@@@@@@@@@Admin I sent an email about my stay at the Courtyard Marriott and haven't received the credits. Should I be doing this another way? Thank you! - PeppersGhost  228.7 #1690 11:30AM
@@@Admin I see the credits, thanks so much! - PeppersGhost  228.7 #1690 1:14PM
I sent you emails and support requests for my last 2 stays in May and June. I would appreciate it if you could check on them and let me know if I need to send you any additional info, please let me know. Thanks for your help @@@@@@@@@Admin - Winnie111286  21579.2 #3 10:51AM
You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  21579.2 #3 1:28PM

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  2890.4 #51 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  344.6 #734 6:28PM
Oh πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ just realized that post was 2+ years oldπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ well people are still taking turns very slowly. Maybe it's the app, not the players.  - DisneyMom13  344.6 #734 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  3228.7 #48 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 12:59PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #69217 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.2 #542 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  1603.7 #115 2:20PM

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  1152.2 #169 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  2073.4 #84 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  433.2 #542 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  78.2 #4123 2:38PM

Did you know that you can find refurb info with a quick iPhone Spotlight Search? Learn how to find updated Disneyland info fast with a few hidden tricks in MouseWait 9. Post your tips below!



 
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. Melody_CM
1200.4

2. Winnie111286
941.97

3. Coaster
499.13

4. teapotsandteacups
372.9

5. connielu
354

6. secretagentangel
353.17

7. ShariRenee
322.33

8. goofygal
195.93

9. heather77
174

10. LaPearleNoir
172.57

 

SEE THE TOP 100

14 more days and I shall be entering in wait times for the first time( I was slow and shy to post). Well actually it will be 15 days. The first  day we check in and go to Trader Sam's. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  78.2 #4123 7:14AM
I just want to thank all the newbies who are on the list so much lately! This was started as a wait time and more app so by your starting out from the beginning doing wait times is awesome! 2/3of my points are from wait times. I make a game of it and have fun doing them. Hope everyone tries it, it helps others and you earn credits!!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - secretagentangel  7926.0 #12 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  2890.4 #51 10:28PM
I figure it is the least my wife and i can do, plus it is great exercise! I keep saying, one of these days we will go to one of the meet-ups. We generally only go on Saturday and sometimes Sunday as well. That darn thing called 'work' just gets in the way!  - oiler2112  805.9 #248 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  271.1 #1213 6:54PM
Next August I will be posting wait times I know it will help pass the time in line but with 15 to 20 of us should go pretty well thanks to you and all the people here on MW - mjpdisney67  60.5 #4587 10:10AM
I was there tues and it was so crowded I couldn't even register wait times on my phone due to poor reception - DarthFairy  585.3 #374 4:58PM
Hmmm,who is your provider? I rarely have a problem, thanks for trying! - ShariRenee  11132.8 #8 12:12AM
Sprint! The worst - DarthFairy  585.3 #374 5:16PM
I was there on Friday and it was to busy to post any times  - jkobelski  21.1 #0 9:50PM

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. secretagentangel
127300

2. teapotsandteacups
120000

3. jacdanfan
115000

4. leopardditz2000
98000

5. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
88000

6. Melody_CM
65000

7. DisneyGrandma
65000

8. debbiev
64750

9. disneygrandma1
63000

10. DarthFairy
58950

 

  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  1271.5 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  150.6 #2788 9:06PM
I finally made a list besides wait times.wait times has become almost impossible with the crowds,reception blows.but thank you for all you do@@@@Admin - DarthFairy  585.3 #374 7:43PM
I finally made a list besides wait times.wait times has become almost impossible with the crowds,reception blows.but thank you for all you do@@@@Admin - DarthFairy  585.3 #374 7:43PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 12:21PM

Follow the new MouseWait Blog for updates, how-tos, tips, contests, and more! (Big Thunder pic by CJ)

Iam new to this love reading the post and looking at the pictures   - Disneydollarpam  69.1 #4331 9:01AM
- DisneyMom13  344.6 #734 10:32AM
 to  - DisneyHeidi09  260.5 #1318 5:18PM
 Always taking care of us... we love u Admin!!!  - calidream1  398.0 #601 7:05PM
Welcome - DDTINK57  392.3 #608 11:29AM
Welcome. Enjoy your Disney day. - mrsccc2  16.2 #8672 3:11PM

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  503.8 #457 12:29PM
I love across the street. Don't need a countdown. It's awesome though for the people that do.  - DisneylandGirl  317.9 #865 2:49PM
I Loved across the street once. - nitromouse  300.6 #974 10:55PM
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Will there be a Season 3??  Please??? - YoPirate  1872.7 #98 8:03PM
Will there be a 3 and when? - menifeemom  227.0 #1712 7:31PM
I really enjoyed reading them. I think I need to do a re read of them plus the Voyagers series. - arianwenmcb  242.0 #1525 12:45PM
I'm reading Season One now. Picked it and the first two Voyagers up at the 4th of July Sale. I am loving the intrigue and history woven together! - Ilovegoofy  123.6 #3237 8:42AM

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