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5 THINGS TO DO AT DISNEYLAND THIS WEEK:
1. Mickey and the Magical Map Show (check the Dashboard or use MagicSearch for Showtimes.
2. Try the new Big Thunder!
3. Captain America Meet and Greet in Innoventions
4. Radiator Springs Racers (get your Fastpasses at Park opening)
5. Fried Chicken at the newly reopened Plaza Inn!
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4TH ANNUAL REUNION INFO! This post will contain everything you need to know about the Reunion. I will post all updates here. This is your chance to meet new friends, put faces with usernames, and have a blast going through the Parks with people who love Disney as much as you. Special thanks to Booeve and MyPark for doing an excellent job on the Reunion logo! As you can see, our 4th Reunion will be Retro themed, so you can break out your throwback apparel on Saturday!
Friday Night May 17th 7pm - Attraction Takeovers - Meet at the Jolly Holiday in Disneyland. If you've never been on Jungle Cruise or Pirates with a large group of MouseWaiters, here is your chance! This will be the first official meet up of the weekend. So far, the list of attractions will include Jungle Cruise, Pirates, Splash Mountain, and we will have a Buzz Lightyear Meet up as well. Watch this post for updates.
MagicRace Tournament Saturday May 18 9:30am-12:30pm - This is a fun competition using our MagicRace iPhone app starting Saturday May 18 at 9:30am. The goal is to see who can ride the most attractions in 3 hours--everything is calculated and tracked through the app, and you can even chat real-time with the people who are competing. You can see everyone's progress as they race through the Park, which creates more excitement as you strategically try to get your team in the lead. We'll have 10 teams of 4, so if you want to participate, sign up now! The winning team will get a prize--if you would like to donate the official prize for this event, let me know, thanks! Sign up here
MouseWait Movie Theater Takeover MAIN EVENT! Saturday May 18 (1pm-5pm): This will be an event that you'll never forget! It will be at the UltraLuxe theater at GardenWalk. Watch the videos below for more info! Here's video #1:
Reunion Club 300 Private Suite Bowling Event Sunday May 19 at 12pm 300 Anaheim: sign up for the chance to be invited to our own PRIVATE SUITE (Club 300) with 9 private lanes, free bowling, shoes, and light appetizers. Our first event was a huge success, and everyone had tons of fun. However, space is EXTREMELY limited, and you need to sign up NOW for a chance to win. The people at 300 Anaheim are giving us one final event to try to accommodate the hundreds of people who didn't get to go last time. THIS EVENT IS FREE!
HOJO ROOM BLOCK BENEFITS: We are offering several things to people who book a room at the Hojo for the Reunion. The Hojo is giving us a special rate of $126 + tax, and if you book a room, you will get priority access to our Main Event AND the private bowling event. You will also receive a free 4th Reunion Collector's item, a limited edition virtual pin, along with MouseWait Credits added to your account. Even if you live locally, these weekends are a blast when you stay at the Resort with a big group of MouseWaiters -- just ask anyone who has done it. Don't wait, space is limited, and the Resort will be sold out that weekend!
Call the Hojo today at 714-776-6120 and ask for the MouseWait Reunion room rate.
MouseWaitRaffle: Our legendary Raffle will take place at the Main Event on Sat May 18. If you'd like to donate you can use this form - get more info about the Raffle on this post. This is one of our most popular events of the weekend. It's a way to help MouseWait, and to bless someone else with your special gift.
Host your own meetups: We're leaving blocks of time open throughout the weekend so you can schedule your own meetups. List your meet up in the Events section via mobile or the web version. Please don't schedule events during the times I mentioned above.
How it will work: Tickets for the Movie Theater Takeover will go on sale May 3! We will post a PayPal gateway, and you'll be able to pay with any major credit card or a PayPal account (a PayPal account is NOT required). If you have a Hojo reservation, you will get first priority, then we will look at the order of the people who've signed up, the distance you are traveling, and other factors -- then we will do the hard part -- select the people who can attend. All three events are limited due to space, so it is imperative that you take action if early if you want to attend. The Main Event will be a ticketed (paid) event, the other two will be free.
Once you are confirmed for the events, we will send you a link for deeply discounted Disneyland Tickets courtesy of the Disneyland Resort. The Disneyland Resort will be offering discounted tickets for MouseWaiters who attend the Reunion! The tickets will be good May 14-27 (Reunion Weekend is May 17-19). We will have discounted Twilight tickets, one day tickets, and multi-day Park Hoppers. Disney really goes above and beyond to help us with our events. Their special events team is first class. I've promoted several celebrity events over the years in large arenas, and none of the venues were as helpful or professional as the CMs at the Disneyland Resort.
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).
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!
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!
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!
unFORECAST (BETA) is here! Top MouseWaiters giving you the rundown of what's happening at the Disneyland Resort. Automated crowd prediction calendars are worthless--the UNFORECAST is where it's at!
Update for Monday (8/18) through Friday (8/22)- Park hours: DL 9am-12am, DCA 9am-11pm. Might expect it to be crowded this week due to all Annual Passes are now open for the first time this summer. Enjoy! - BaseballMickey_CM Aug 17, 2014 9:25PM
FYI: Starting today, Sunday August 10, park hours have changed: Disneyland 9am-11pm and Disney California Adventure 9am-10pm! - BaseballMickey_CM Aug 10, 2014 11:44AM
July was arguably one of the slowest months of the year (some say the Sunday on Independence Day Weekend was the slowest day of the year). However, we saw crowd levels rise Sat Aug 2, and they've been steady through today (Aug 5). With the Socal passes coming good Aug 18, we should see good crowds throughout the end of the month. - Admin Aug 5, 2014 2:23PM
Unforecast for Tuesday July 29th, there appears to be a bit of Christmas in July coming to LaBrea about 8 pm with lots of snow ( I wish) to cool us down. But lots of cool drinks and desserts if UTDisneyfamily cannot bring the cold air with them! Hope to see you all there!!! - secretagentangel Jul 28, 2014 5:49PM
Trying to post the forecast right now but not letting me post up there. I stopped by for an hour before church to get a sandwich. The beauty of having an AP!!!very hot to walk around so people are already waiting for the parade so AnyOne on the way here, pack your patience and find the a seat in the shade, read Mousewait and stay cool! Yay!!! I think this is working!!! - secretagentangel Jul 27, 2014 6:02PM
New "Music of Nashville" event coming to the Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree running on weekends, starting on July 18. To read more info: click here. - BaseballMickey_CM Jul 9, 2014 11:04AM
So far this summer, Saturdays have been the quietest days of the week due to the Annual Passholder block outs. Today, wait times weren't too bad in both parks, with crowd indexes hovering around 60-70 at DL and 50-60 in DCA. - BaseballMickey_CM Jun 28, 2014 11:24PM
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 MagicRace!
GOAT EFFECT is finally here for iOS! #SaveTheGoat by knocking the dynamite out of his mouth and see how high you can run your score up! Press on your High Score on the main page to see where you rank in Game Center. Have fun!