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Sep 9, 2013 1:32 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Good afternoon!

This day in Disneyland history, September 9th, 2001: "The Country Bear Clubhouse", or "Country Bear Vacation Hoedown" originally know as "The Country Bear Jamboree" closed it's curtains forever.

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Located where "The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh" attraction is now, The Country Bear Clubhouse was actually supposed to be part of the never-realized Disney project in the 1960's- a ski-resort in Mineral King Valley. Now part of Sequoia National Park. After Walts passing in 1966, the ski resort (which ran into environmental concerns) and the "bear show" were shelved.

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Marc Davis and Al Bertino created the bear group. The Country Bear Jamboree actually first opened at WDW. It was SO successful that the imagineers immediately planned a Disneyland version. In 1972, the Indian Village was torn down to make way for Bear Country. The attraction was twice the size of the WDW's version featuring two identical theaters.

Below is a Mark Davis painting for The Country Bear Jamboree.

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From 1972 to 1986, the attraction was know as The Country Bear Jamboree.  In 1986, it was renamed and re-themed as a "vacation-themed show" called The Country Bear Vacation Hoedown, or otherwise known as The Country Bear Clubhouse.  

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Here are some of the songs you’d enjoy in "The Country Bear Jamboree" show: (Thanks Yesterland.com)

    -    “The Five Bear Rugs,” performed by Henry, introducing the band
    -    “My Woman Ain’t Pretty, but She Don’t Swear None,” performed by Liver-Lips McGrowl
    -    “Mama, Don’t Whip Little Buford,” performed by Henry and Wendell
    -    “Tears Will Be the Chaser for My Wine,” performed by Trixie
    -   “Pretty Little Devilish Mary,” performed by the Five Bear Rugs
    -    “How Long Will My Baby Be Gone?” performed by Terrence
    -    “All the Guys that Turn Me On Turn Me Down,” performed by the Sun Bonnets—Bunny, Bubbles, and  Beulah
    -    “Heart, We Did All that We Could,” performed by Teddi Barra, descending on a swing from the ceiling
    -    “Blood on the Saddle,” performed by the unbearable Big Al
    -    “The Ballad of Davy Crockett,” performed by Henry, who is joined by Sammy the hat racoon
    -   “Blood on the Saddle,” performed again by Big Al
    -    “Ole Slewfoot” (“He’s big around the middle and he’s broad across the rump”), performed by almost all the other bears, trying to drown out Big Al.
    -   “Come Again,” performed by Henry, Sammy, Max, Buff, and Melvin.

To watch a promotional video for the attraction filmed in 1972:




When the show was changed over to the Country Bear Vacation Hoedown the songs changed too: 
(again, thanks Yesterland.com)

    -    “The Great Outdoors,” performed by Henry and the Five Bear Rugs
    -    “Life’s No Picnic Without You,” performed by Trixie
    -    “On the Road Again,” performed by Wendell
    -    “We Can Make It To the Top,” performed by Liver Lips McGrowl
    -   “California Bears,” performed by the Sun Bonnets, Gomer, Max, Buff, and Melvin
    -    “Two Different Worlds,” performed by Terrence with Dolores the octopus
    -    “Rocky Top,” performed by the Five Bear Rugs
    -    “Nature,” performed by Ernest
    -    “Singin’ In the Rain,” performed by Teddi Barra and Henry
    -    “Ghost Riders In the Sky,” performed by the Five Bear Rugs
    -    “On My Way To Your Heart,” performed by Big Al
    -    “Thank God I’m a Country Bear,” performed by the entire cast

To watch the full show filmed in 2001:




During its run, the Country Bear Jamboree had two spin-offs – a Christmas special and the Vacation Hoedown.

Where the Jamboree played, riders now can spot three heads of Country Bear animals inside the Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh ride that opened in its place in 2003.  Max the deer, Melvin the moose and Buff the buffalo are mounted on the wall past the Woozles. Have you seen them?

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Who remembers the Country Bears? Did you have a favorite song they sang? Perhaps a memory from watching the show?

Thanks as aways for reading and watching! I'm doing my very best trying to make time to write these and homeschool at the same time. I'm sure you all know how much I love to make them for MW and I'll continue to whenever I can. Please know that I always read each and everyone of your wonderful comments. I WANT to respond to all of you, sometimes I just don't get the chance though. I hope you understand it's just because I'm super busy attempting to teach the 3rd grade. :) Love you ALL and hope you have a magical Monday! Toodles!

Websites referenced:
thisdayindisneyhistory.com
youtube.com
yesterland.com
theocregister.com
disneyandmore.blogspot.com


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Duchess, the amount of time, effort and detail that you put into looks at Disney history is remarkable! Thank you! - CobbPR  6884.6 #9 4:51PM
Oh WOW! What an amazingly kind thing to say! Thanks SO MUCH! Really happy you enjoy these, and thanks for letting me know! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:57AM
Well, I think my profile picture pretty much gives you all an idea about how I feel about the Country Bears. I'm so glad I get to goof around with them at BTR. Sigh😭😭😭😭 - MrsSchnooks  2833.1 #37 2:38AM
AWE! And such an adorable photo at that! ((hugs)) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:33AM
This brings back so many memories of my childhood and how much my dad really enjoyed this show. I always wanted to sit next to my dad during this and POTC. One time my mom declined me a rad rubber knife with a leather sheath with a skull in it from POTC cause she thought I would grow up to be a serial killer. From there we went to see CBJ an after the show on the way out what do I find under one of the seats? That's right! A rad rubber knife with sheath and all! And to my mothers disappointment, I have never murdered anyone. Thanks SMK  - philliprocks  905.5 #172 8:11AM
aw memories, this totally reminds me of my dad. he loved this show. thanks for sharing duchess! :) - OhanaPhoto  3277.5 #30 10:04AM
Thank you so much for all this great information! I remember always watching the Country Bears with my mom, dad and brother and it's one of my fondest memories of Disneyland when I was growing up πŸ˜„ - leftmyheartinwonderland  359.9 #572 1:34PM
what a sweet memory! Thanks for sharing that! You're so welcome! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:34AM
I really miss this :( So many great memories at the Jamboree - msflashie  17.4 #6953 1:36PM
awe! Seems you aren't alone in this! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:35AM
My friend and I decided to do a kidless Disneyland trip the day before the closed it. We we so sad knowing it wound be our last time seeing the show πŸ˜₯πŸ˜₯ - WhatTiggersDoBest  328.2 #672 1:37PM
AWE!!! Well, I'm happy you got to enjoy it, some people never got to experience it at all! Chin up, You can visit them at WDW still. ;) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:37AM
I remember Country Bear Jamboree! Thank you for this. Miss it so much.  - disneyjuls  51.8 #4341 1:41PM
Oh yay! You're welcome! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:38AM
"My woman ain't pretty, but she don't swear none..." Hahahahaha I'm going to quote this often. classic! - madsdad  1806.0 #74 1:47PM
Do you remember the song?   I can still hear the bear singing it. fun memories! - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 2:10PM
Uh, maybe you shouldn't quote it?! πŸ˜πŸ˜‚ - MissMolly  1230.0 #112 10:09PM
LOL! Be careful with that one madsdad! Your new GF might pop you one in the nose! j/k ;) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:39AM
I posted a pic months ago of my brother, cousins and me inside the jamboree on the massage chairs they had inside the waiting area.  - justcallmeKP  245.9 #1285 2:01PM
Post again or bump it, please. I would love to see it! - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 2:11PM
I tagged it for ya - GrumpyPirateDad  1815.0 #73 3:29PM
Such a cute photo! Thanks for doing that @grumpypiratedad! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:39AM
This was one of the few attractions that I remember from my childhood at the park. I saw it earlier this year at WDW and its a lot shorter now than before. Anyways, another CM and I were talking about this a few nights ago, trying to explain to another guest what the show used to be. - BaseballMickey_CM  6374.6 #12 2:12PM
huh, I wonder why they made the WDW one shorter. Is it still just as popular? - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:40AM
It will always be the Country Bears Jamboree to me! Β Loved Β this, and I miss it, but I also love the Winnie the Pooh ride that has taken its place. I fulfilled a bucket list item in July when I finally spotted the heads in there and was able to point them out to my family. Yay! Β A family favorite was always Blood on the Saddle. Just so funny! Β I also lived the 'my Woman Ain't Pretty But She Dont Swear None.' Β πŸ˜‚ Β It was just a fun show all around. People would clap along and just have a really good time. Thank you for a bright note today, Duchess! Love ya!  😘 - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 2:15PM
AWE! I could totally picture you all excited and clapping finding the heads! LOL CUTE! Thanks as always for sharing your memories with us! ((hugs)) You're so welcome! ;) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:42AM
Man, I miss Country Bears - TsWade2  13.3 #7999 2:16PM
Me too! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:42AM
Great post Duchess !   - polo33  60.1 #4108 2:16PM
Thanks polo33! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:42AM
I don't like today's post 😞 u really miss this attraction. But then again I do love the Pooh ride 😜 thank you SMK! 😘 - PixiePirateMaid  300.5 #816 2:35PM
teehee, way to look on the bright side doll! You're welcome! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:43AM
Thank you Duchess! I know you are doing a wonderful job at homeschooling (I know this because you teach us so much every day!)! Hope your youngest is over her cold! 😘 - QueenMiranda  396.3 #505 2:38PM
::gasps:: what a sweet thing to say! THANK YOU! She IS! Thanks for checking in! So thoughtful of you! Hope your family is doing well! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:44AM
I'm so glad to hear it! We are doing well, staying busy - thank you for asking! 😘 - QueenMiranda  396.3 #505 9:56PM
This was my favorite attraction as well. I can remember going in and actually believing the animals were real lol. Thank you Duchess πŸ˜€ - IHEARTSIMBA50  493.7 #376 2:38PM
::giggles:: awe! How cute is that! The magic of DL! Thanks for sharing that! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:45AM
Love this!! Thank you for bringing back great memories for me.  - BaronessVonShush  120.5 #3057 2:43PM
Oh I'm so glad you enjoyed it! Thanks for reading! ;) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:46AM
I really liked the vacation show and the Christmas one. I still miss them!  - ythdudette  1171.1 #126 2:44PM
I somehow missed the Christmas one.....Lucky YOU! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:46AM
I remember the show loved seeing the bears growing up . Thanks for the share - alx024  3.8 #23162 2:46PM
Awe! How fun! Thanks for taking the time to let me know you enjoyed it! ;) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:47AM
I've been walked off Winnie the Pooh in that room.  They wouldn't let me get a picture though.  I think we can probably blame this show for the atrocity that is the chuck e cheese "show."  πŸ‘Ώ - bluefairy  643.3 #261 2:51PM
What?! They wouldn't?! BUMMER! HA! I think you are right about that movie! TERRIBLE! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:48AM
Of course I remember the Country Bear Jamboree! I've missed you so, Liver Lips!! - debbiev  873.9 #183 2:57PM
Teehee, I saw Liver Lips last year around Christmas time in the parks and my daughters couldn't stop staring. LOL - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:49AM
Skunk !!!!!! - guestcontrolrope1  71.7 #3859 3:21PM
LOL I forgot about that part! - Boundin  537.8 #332 9:57PM
::giggles:: - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:49AM
Totally miss this... glad I got to see it at WDW in 2005.... totally understand the busyness of your day - I homeschool 7th and 9th this year. - HalfCaff  418.8 #463 3:23PM
Oh awesome! 7th and 9th?! I bow to you! This is our fist year and I'm so overwhelmed! Hope this gets easier! lol - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:50AM
I miss those wall mounts. Thanks for sharing all the cool information - ChristopherRobin661  269.0 #1063 3:28PM
Thank YOU! Have you seen em on the WTP attraction? - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:51AM
Thank you very well presented. I was always a little bit upset that it was an E-Ticket when it first opened. My favorite time to go see Country Bears was their Christmas show.  - Midasgold  578.3 #307 3:30PM
So lucky! I missed the Christmas one! Thank YOU! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:51AM
Thank you! - ShariRenee  4692.8 #19 3:32PM
xx you're welcome! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:52AM
First time I went to Disneyland two and a half years ago I said I wanted to see this (I had heard about it at WDW). I was quite disappointed to find out it was closed. Hopefully I'll get to see it at WDW one day - missmimi90  1545.1 #87 3:38PM
awe! Hope you get to make that trip soon! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:56AM
I loved Country Bears. - WishIWereThere  259.1 #1151 4:23PM
This^^^ - robmurow  3116.4 #35 4:31PM
Me three! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:56AM
Thanks for this post, I loved going to this show with my family as a child and we all have such wonderful memories of it!!  I miss it for sure.  So much fun!  And thanks for making the time to do these posts at all, greatly appreciated!  Very impressed with you homeschooling 3rd grade!  My son and I are lucky to even make it though his homework each night.  You're amazing!! 😊 - MinnieMousewife  772.4 #206 4:53PM
awe! Thank you! Trust me, it's not easy for me! I'm hoping as time goes on I'll feel more confident. ::crosses fingers:: Thanks as always for the encouragement! You're so kind! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:59AM
Big Al , he was my favorite ! I had a Big Al glass mug that I bought at the shop next to the saloon . The attraction is still in WDW - Magic Kingdom Park , saw it in 2009 , great memories, Thanks - DisneylandBombero  23.5 #6003 5:01PM
YES! Hoping to get out there sometime soon myself! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:59AM
One of my funniest memories of Tokyo Disney was going to the Bear Jamboree & listening to them sing in Japanese!  You should have heard Big Al!! - poppinspenguin  244.6 #1302 7:37PM
bhahbhahahahahaha! I can only imagine! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:00AM
Fantastic!!! Remember the movie too?!?! Haha so wrong. I totally miss this-i have fond memories watching this as a kid with my (late) mom. thanks Duchess!  - missariel33  1622.4 #82 7:44PM
ugh! It was AWFUL huh?! Thank YOU doll for sharing that! ((hugs)) - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:00AM
The release of the Country Bears movie in 2002, right after the closure of the attraction that it was based on in 2001 was a cruel joke.       As for my favorite character, it was Big Al, by far! Liverlips was great too. - Grindcore  499.4 #371 7:49PM
Good choices! But yes, that movie was dreadful! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:01AM
When I was little my parents always made us go and see this.  I hated it because I thought it took time away from rides. Little did I know I would grow up and miss it. I was fortunate enough to share it with my son at WDW a few years ago when we went but it wasn't the same as sharing the memory with him at THE one I was at when I was his age. I understand Walt's vision and dream of Disneyland never being complete but I also have a soft spot in my heart for some of the older attractions like this, America Sings and Small World....I love the traditions and legacy of the Resort and I often wonder what Walt would think if he strolled down Main St today.  - CM_Tamstirr  548.2 #326 8:07PM
how sweet that you got to enjoy it with your son! I agree with you, I often wonder this myself! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:02AM
We were there for its last day. My Grandpa's name was Al, and he loved to sing, "Blood on the Saddle" - chelebee  302.2 #802 8:17PM
How special for you! Great song too! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:02AM
I get so excited when I see your history posts!! The Country Bear Jamboree was a particular favorite of my family!! We loved "Blood on the Saddle" by Big Al and "Mama don't whip little Bufford" was hilarious too!! At least my kids got to see this at WDW and now they sing the songs With me! Thanks for a wonderful trip down memory lane.Β πŸ’– - adisneyfamily  722.4 #224 9:29PM
You're so kind! I'm overjoyed you like these! Means a lot to me that you let me know! Thank you! Great song choices! How cute that you got to enjoy it with your kids! I hope to get over to WDW someday myself! Thanks again! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:04AM
Love it brings back memories! - brguest85  174.6 #2198 9:36PM
Oh yay! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:04AM
Can't believe this has been closed so long.  - HiddenMickeyFanatic  1135.1 #130 10:08PM
Right?! Doesn't seem like it! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:04AM
Great post! We loved Country Bear. It was sad towards the end, we would go in and It would be practically empty. Even though it was air conditioned. My favorites were All the guys that turn me on turn me down. Also Blood on the saddle! As always... Wonderful post! You do a great job!!! - Boundin  537.8 #332 10:15PM
THANKS! Awe, I'm guessing that's why DL dumped it.....shocking though, it seems so many loved it! Great song choices! Thanks AGAIN! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:06AM
I am definitely looking for the heads when we go back in October! How cool!! - mamaestrada79  4.0 #20920 10:41PM
YAY! Hope you find em! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:06AM
✨So many found memory's of childhood with this show! I was beyond happy to find they had a version of it at WDW and I could watch it with my own children. (I didn't know it started there.) thanks again sweet Duchess!😘 - piratelife4me  850.6 #186 10:56PM
Hope to get out to WDW some year as well. lol I'd love to watch it with my kiddos! Thank YOU darlin! Hope you have a wonderful day! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:07AM
So not a fan of this one. Don't miss it at all. - Westcoast  127.8 #2924 1:23AM
Oh my. So sad, just so sad! Maybe because you never saw it with me! LOL  - MrsSchnooks  2833.1 #37 2:32AM
Now that would for sure be a different show altogether. - Westcoast  127.8 #2924 4:53PM
I just saw the mounted heads last week on Winnie the Pooh!! A flood of memories came back to me! I loved it!! - AdeVonSchweetz  317.1 #731 7:30AM
How sweet! Seems The Country Bears are missed by many! Thanks for sharing that with us! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 8:08AM

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I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  215.0 #1689 5:04PM
Thanks for these updates. I love them!  - Dizkid  354.0 #589 6:07PM
It's Dance the Magic this weekend-always adds to the crowds too!!! - TinkerSchelle  1200.6 #119 8:23PM

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  1029.5 #149 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  665.3 #251 6:30PM
Sounds fun!! - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5805 10:48AM
I have the app so if anyone wants to play a game with me :-) - nelcamp90  29.5 #5381 7:12PM
Just invited you to play - Goofytom  1029.5 #149 1:21PM

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!

- jacdanfan  7561.1 #4 7:44PM
- MadameLeota  1840.2 #72 1:06PM
- FanOfJack  138.3 #2771 12:25PM
- BibbidiBobbidiMe  102.9 #3368 5:55PM

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!

1. MeridaFan
41630

2. MelodyMouse
40000

3. jacdanfan
40000

4. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
28750

5. PrincessCindy
25400

6. secretagentangel
24900

7. debbiev
24250

8. nataska1989
20000

9. DisneyGrandma
19500

10. leopardditz2000
18750

 

A list I made....for spending money!! Figures... - debbiev  873.9 #183 2:42PM
Lol - robmurow  3116.4 #35 4:03PM
Ha hahahaha!  Yeah. I won't be telling my husband about this list. Not that he'd be surprised. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 6:28PM
Haha, @MeridaFan my husband knows me too well!! - debbiev  873.9 #183 10:06PM
Me too! hahahaha - luxkitty  1922.5 #68 8:34PM
πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ - debbiev  873.9 #183 11:31AM
This list is awesome!!!! LOL We already know Dave spends the most on food and 2BON2B spends the most on dolls. It's funny to think of other possibilities! Great job contributing everyone!!! - MrsSchnooks  2833.1 #37 11:54AM
I just figured out that if you buy 1500 at a time it is a major deal.  but then you get too tempted and buy EVERYTHING!!!!!:D - secretagentangel  1305.4 #104 8:57PM
The dolls! πŸ‘€ - missariel33  1622.4 #82 8:01PM
I spend too much $$ on Disney purses. luxkitty can you relate? Lol - apesandmonkeys  7554.5 #5 9:43PM
Yep @apesandmonkeys lol - luxkitty  1922.5 #68 5:01PM
 Spend too much on everything!  πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 3:06PM
Shhh!😳😳don't tell my husband πŸ˜‚ - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  950.2 #161 10:00PM
Thank you Admin, for the Costco iTunes card tip and for the generous double credits which, if my math is correct, were actually quadrupled somehow! I'm stunned and grateful.  - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 8:20AM
@luxkitty bumped you off sorry πŸ˜‚ - draven898  472.5 #393 1:49PM
Awww man! I gotta step my game up now! Lol - luxkitty  1922.5 #68 2:13PM

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
303

2. WARLOCK
254

3. ShariRenee
241

4. HARR_E
210

5. goofygal
206

6. jacdanfan
181

7. Tom
136

8. Coaster
134

9. chads018
91

10. JPatDL
89

 

SEE THE TOP 100

Entering accurate wait times is hard work but a lot of fun and adds value to this app for the hundreds of people who have the app and only use it to see wait times, like I did when I first got the appΒ  - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 2:44PM
Thanks everyone! Β I always do wait times when I'm there but you guys are awesome to do this so consistently and every visit, it shows how much you care to help the rest of us!!😘😘:):D - secretagentangel  1305.4 #104 12:26PM
πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  913.8 #170 8:10PM

Thanked by:   RadiatorSprings4Ever  
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
56

2. DisneylandOrBust
23

3. Goofytom
21

4. richiii3
18

5. SplashLover24
13

6. emily.northcutt.94
8

7. Boundin
5

8. DonaldRox
4

9. Tom
2

10. DarthTinkerbell
1

 

What the! I made a top 10 list! I lose like half my games but at least I play. Atora should know, she made a fool of me. What was it 28 to 12? - philliprocks  905.5 #172 6:51PM
Ouch! She's pretty tough to beat. - sawman911  665.3 #251 10:19PM
Ready for a rematch? 😈 - Atora  2184.7 #55 5:49PM
If I say yes, I'm lying. If I say no I'm a sissy  - philliprocks  905.5 #172 7:46PM
Hahahaha!  - apesandmonkeys  7554.5 #5 6:51PM
Woo woo! Look at you! - BellesLibrary  402.2 #492 3:36PM
You're just the 9th loser! Loser - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:11PM
And you're a sissy anyway - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:11PM
I smell a recount due to dangling chads @philliprocks⚠ - MickeyLumboCM  762.2 #210 7:06PM
Wow congrats Phillip! You're moving on up!  - BellesLibrary  402.2 #492 5:41PM
Annnnnnnnnd.... ur gone - SpiritOfAdventure  1029.3 #150 11:24PM
Whaaaaaa??? I'm on The List! I...... I feel so honored! I don't know what to say! Id like to thanks my parents for.... Lol jk. Kind of shocked. I usually lose. - BellesLibrary  402.2 #492 11:34PM
It's inconceivable!  - DonaldRox  33.9 #5090 11:29AM
DisneylandOrBust, DonaldRox and MadLeota are fun players!!! I am learning a lot!!!!! - Boundin  537.8 #332 6:20PM

Thanked by:   Ray1man   Shameekz   Tom   20 More Thanks DarthTinkerbell   Boundin   richiii3  
Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey_CM
6374.63

2. Stitch_Legacy
4990.32

3. RickChavez
3276.12

4. ScooterMike
1961.66

5. SPandEvLover
3110.75

6. IDVandalSkipperCM
2216.09

7. caramiapoohAKAface
3256.38

8. Dave
11845.2

9. Duchess_SMK
5778.38

10. JustCantWait
1115



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

Thank you everyone! You do a great job keeping us in the know and making MW a must have for Disney info!!! - Boundin  537.8 #332 10:33PM
Seriously, thank you so much! Being that we can only afford to go a couple times a year, this helps keep my Disneyland "craving" in balance  - apesandmonkeys  7554.5 #5 3:47PM
Yes!  Same here.   - DisLUVney  556.1 #318 2:36PM
  - Ray1man  57.4 #4174 8:36PM
newsies! - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 9:02AM

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


If I get my health back on track with my new insurance and we somehow get my brother helped, I will post a join me for my first ride on RSR party, my brother can't go on, and I have been so sick and felt bad about going in front with the old pass.  I will post one in june. maybe it can be the lets all go on the attractions we have never been on before event. - secretagentangel  1305.4 #104 4:31PM
Thank you!! My birthday is April 29th & I just realized that we will have been moved down by then. Time to plan a birthday bash! πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘ - apesandmonkeys  7554.5 #5 9:08PM
We need to celebrate!! - Superspacemountainfan  82.8 #3667 2:03PM
We share the same birthday! Happy a early Birthday!! - BriarRose110511  230.9 #1481 9:03PM
That's so cool!!! Same to you πŸŒΊπŸ’œπŸŒΊπŸ’œ - apesandmonkeys  7554.5 #5 12:36AM
If I knew about this, I'd have stayed an extra day w @amyb1076 - luvdatturkeyleg  39.4 #4789 3:00PM
I've never done a mousewait meet up... Where do I go... - Disneygrl35  2.1 #56024 12:50PM
If you're there today, you can make HandMeAChurroImmaFaint 'S POTC meetup at 6 pm. Usually they will gather across from the ride entrance. Perhaps along the fence area of the Riverbelle Terrace. Look for a fairly large group of fun-loving people. Many will have their mouse ears on. Your hostess, Ms Churro, will be leading the way. Just dive right in and ask, 'excuse me. Is this the Mousewait meetup?'  You won't be sorry!  Disneygrl35 - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 2:09PM
Thanks so much for the info MeridaFan!!!😊😊 - Disneygrl35  2.1 #56024 2:19PM
We are meeting at the Petrified tree in Frontierland- to the left of the Mark Twain Riverboat entrance. Thanks MeridaFan😘😘 - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4480.9 #20 4:45PM

MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. MelodyMouse
365

2. ShariRenee
343

3. Winnie111286
273

4. Stitch_Legacy
259

5. WARLOCK
254

6. HARR_E
246

7. Plumiegirl
219

8. goofygal
216

9. Tom
209

10. jacdanfan
189



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I'm in the top 10!  - luxkitty  1922.5 #68 3:12PM
Waytago! Keep up the good woik (Bugs Bunny accent) - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 9:57AM
I adore Disneyland! - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 8:58AM
Me too! - ShariRenee  4692.8 #19 9:09PM
MelodyMouse is #1 in my book no matter where she may be on this list...oh, wait...she IS #1...WOO HOO! - DisneyDonn  0.1 #98032 3:19PM
Aw shucks (Goofy voice). Thx DD - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 8:12AM
She is pretty awesome!  πŸ˜Š - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 10:57PM

Thanked by:   luxkitty   Tom  
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  1402.4 #96 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  383.3 #521 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
I purchase a lot on amazon, I always use this bookmark, but I always wonder if mousewait gets the credits. - snowgrey  5.5 #14968 3:56PM
I always use this when I shop on Amazon  - Plumiegirl  8312.6 #3 11:26PM

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  401.5 #493 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #12432 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  335.1 #643 4:20PM
Glad you like it! Season Two is coming in a few weeks! - Admin  11:52PM
I'm halfway through Season 2 and I have already read both Voyageers. My 15 year old is now reading my hard copy of Season 1 and she can't put it down πŸ˜ŠπŸ‘πŸ“– I LOVE reading them and am anxiously waiting for more! Well done, Admin!!  - melissa_ficent  318.5 #722 10:01PM
Loved them all! - MinnieCarman  251.1 #1226 8:26PM

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

1. CobbPR
6504

2. uscdisneyteacher
5585

3. Dave
4712

4. BaseballMickey_CM
4639

5. Stitch_Legacy
4402

6. Duchess_SMK
4385

7. ElSuperRaton
4195

8. Plumiegirl
3990

9. LoneRAYnger
3609

10. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
3459



SEE THE TOP 100

Take me to your Quality Leaders - MelodyMouse  3477.5 #27 1:04PM
Phillip is on another list! My hit list! - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:41PM
Them is fighting words - philliprocks  905.5 #172 1:57PM
It's not nice to hit  - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3872.8 #25 6:41PM
But sometimes he deserves it! - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 10:00AM
He throws Rocks doe - RickChavez  3276.1 #31 3:07PM
Anyone here in DL today would like some company for a few hours? - jamesmuller8  0.0 #64324 1:07PM
Soo nice you asked, I wish I were there now, will be later though - TinkerbellRings  1.4 #59778 9:29AM
πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 3:40PM

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  886.4 #175 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1200.6 #119 10:53PM
- mckelfam  32.1 #5185 8:46PM
Loooooved it! - melissa_ficent  318.5 #722 9:57PM

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! 

How cool! Hmmmm now to find someone who needs tickets! - Shameekz  41.3 #4704 3:14PM
Does it include purchasing so cal resident discunted tickets? - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5805 11:49PM
Umm... Excellent question - BeatleMike  564.7 #313 11:23PM
Awesome - pamntink  36.0 #4959 10:54AM
Also doesn't include D23 memberships. ugh. - DLKenCA  1776.1 #75 8:57AM

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

Thank you Admin! This book is a great read. I recommend it to anyone who is a Disney fan. Can't wait for the next one! - grumpypapa  2612.4 #39 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
I love the cover of this!  I just started reading it this morning.  - MeridaFan  3443.2 #28 1:25PM
Thank you! We put a lot of work into that cover to get it just right. - Admin  2:00PM
- MissAmericaSings  358.0 #577 5:36PM
Loved watching this video now I want the book!! - missdisney925  114.7 #3169 3:08PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
14855.8

2. Dave
11845.2

3. Plumiegirl
8312.64

4. jacdanfan
7561.09

5. apesandmonkeys
7554.53

6. Tom
7477.3

7. goofygal
7379.93

8. uscdisneyteacher
7223.13

9. CobbPR
6884.62

10. Bullseye
6682.33


Mr.7, that was fast. And I think it's been less than a year since you joined right? Thanks for sharing your talent with us - philliprocks  905.5 #172 6:08PM
Haha - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 12:33PM
Number 6 now - philliprocks  905.5 #172 2:09PM
5* - AshleyRae-  121.5 #3037 3:25PM
Thank you for your contributions! - Song  1548.0 #86 11:18AM
Kayoss you aren't easily forgotten. Just mention the words bus ride. - Dizkid  354.0 #589 8:15PM
After 5 years, Coaster is still king.  - MimiMouse  1027.1 #151 7:15PM

The Season Two cover is revealed through an epic trailer--a tribute to Walt Disney. Check it out below and go here to get more info on MouseWait's hit series Deadliest Cast Member. Follow us on Facebook here

Looks good - Chumash28  1069.6 #142 4:48PM
How exciting! Always love your trailers! - Duchess_SMK  5778.4 #14 7:42AM
I can't wait to start reading this.  - grumpypapa  2612.4 #39 7:23PM
When oh when will this be available on iTunes?!?! I have never finished a book so quickly. I am rereading it with my son while anxiously waiting for season 2 to be iTunes ready. Please hurry! - snitsos  26.7 #5614 9:54PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends with our new WEB VERSION of the TRIVILATOR! Play single or multi-player games real-time with people from all over the world. You can also play on your iOS device with our app.

I've only been playing random players and that is definitely hit or miss. Anyone who wants to start a game with me is more than welcome!! Plus - you'll probably win! Lol - MissAcroBRAT  244.5 #1305 8:13AM
Just sent you a couple of invites. Let's play - Goofytom  1029.5 #149 4:06PM
I love this game! If anyone wants to play, I'm willing! - DisneylandOrBust  334.6 #0 10:02AM
I sent some invites too!!!! - DisneyPrincessT  65.3 #3994 10:40AM
I haven't played in a while so if anyone wants a game start one and you might get some easier points ;) - chrismis21  469.5 #399 3:19PM


 
Deadliest Cast Member SEASON TWO is here! Find out what really happened on Disneyland's 50th Anniversary. Twenty-four hours or real-time action, authentic Disneyland history, and a finale that you'll never forget. EVENTS OCCUR IN REAL TIME. Download it to any device from Amazon here.

I bought the paper copy for myself and 2 copies of season one for christmas gifts!  LOVE THIS BOOK!!! - snitsos  26.7 #5614 5:28PM
- luxkitty  1922.5 #68 12:00AM
Thanks for the sticker!!!luxkitty - GoofyMom77  640.0 #265 12:19PM
- NascarDave  295.0 #845 6:30PM
- richiii3  303.7 #795 9:08AM

Our Favorite Things: This is a list of the top things added to our popular ToDo List feature inside the app (based on the number of times added to a ToDo List):

Popular Restaurants : 1. Big Thunder Ranch BBQ
2. Blue Bayou 31 rue royal
3. Cafe Orleans

Popular Events :1. Believe...In Holiday Magic Fireworks Spectacular Dec 28, 2014 show time :

2. Fantasmic! Dec 28, 2014 show time : Frontierland

3. Mickey and the Magical Map Dec 28, 2014 show time : Fantasyland


Popular Attractions :1. Pirates of the Caribbean
2. Indiana Jones Adventure 46"
3. Haunted Mansion Holiday


New Orleans Square attractions are best.  - CM_Shadowgamer  2375.0 #49 7:23PM
 I agree,for life - bonedaddy909  1173.0 #125 6:56AM
Completely agree!!!       - adisneyfamily  722.4 #224 10:23AM
Gotta love NOS!    - grumpypapa  2612.4 #39 4:12AM
Nooooo captain EO needs to go! - hairdog67  258.6 #1158 4:17PM
Agreed! - KingdomKeeper1210  29.0 #0 3:17PM
What!!?? Nooooo!!!! - CaptainEOlove  4.6 #17979 12:40PM
I still have yet to eat at big thunder! What's your favorite thing to eat there??  - littleone  244.3 #1309 4:19PM
Make reservations!  They were full when we went. So bummed I missed it.  - TinyDancerTay  26.2 #5673 4:56PM
Everything is delicious in the all-you-can-eat barbecue meal there,  but last time, we just went to share the huge cookie/ice cream dessert. Worth it! - YoPirate  27.5 #5554 5:11PM
Agree!!! - bondfamluvsdisney  2.0 #56369 9:54PM

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