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Sep 18, 2013 9:42 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Good morning!
This day in Disney history September 18th, 1986: Captain EO opened in Disneyland! (six days after it opened at EPCOT Center).

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The new theater for Captain EO replaced the Space Stage outdoor theater, shown below in a map from 1982:

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Here is a map from 1987, notice anything else different? ;)

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Captain EO, is a 3-D, 70mm, Sci-fi, fantasy, musical movie attraction staring Michael Jackson. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola and excecutive-produced by George Lucas. The movie tells the story of Captain EO (Jackson) and his ragtag crew of space travelers as they go on a mission to save the World from the evil queen. The seventeen-minute film cost an estimated $30 million to produce.  At this time it was the most expensive film ever produced on a per-minute basis!

After a run of over ten years at Disneyland, the crowds thinned out and Captain EO closed quietly in April, 1997.

In May 1998, the former Magic Eye Theater became the 3-D movie Honey, I Shrunk the Audience, (based on the 1989 film "Honey I shrunk the Kids").  By 2009 Honey I Shrunk the Audience lost it's popularity as well. This didn't go un noticed by Disney executives. In September of 2009, the theater was temporarily closed.

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On December 18th, 2009, The Disney parks Blog announced that Captain EO would make it's return beginning in February 2010!
Captain EO DID indeed reopened at Disneyland on February 23, 2010!
EeeeeHeeeee!

To watch scenes from the 1986 premier:

 
I'm also including a TV special about the making of the film hosted by Whoopie Goldberg:



Do you love Captain EO? Hate it? Why? Do you have a favorite part of the show?

Thanks for reading and watching! Hope you all have a wonderful Wednesday!

websites referenced:
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I love Captain EO, cheesy or not. Great music. And I love when the Supreme leader say: You? Think me beautiful? And Hooter always makes me laugh! - erinten  487.6 #386 10:50AM
Hooter!!!! ::MJ voice:: - APirateslifeforme31  169.0 #2310 11:16AM
I hear it! πŸ˜„ - erinten  487.6 #386 12:18PM
I SO agree with you! Plus my kiddos LOVE it! "turn them into trashcans!" - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 3:15PM
agree! - OhanaPhoto  3506.3 #28 6:17PM
"C'ya later trash cans!" - APirateslifeforme31  169.0 #2310 9:06PM
BEST POST EVER!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚Thank you so much for this! I of course remember the first release and I was at the reopening on 2/23/2010 and saw some of the original cast members (Idee- Dee Lee CarringtonΒ and Odee- Cindy Sorenson)and dancers and even met Tony Baxter and took a picture with him. Bought some EO shirts and buttons but didn't watch it that day! Crazy right? I got through the turnstile and had my glasses and decided I couldn't do it with out my soon to be hubby. He gets such a kick out of watching me get excited about things and I couldn't deprive him of this. We watched it a few days later where I freaked out and cried and screamed and sang...you catch my drift. LOL I love Captain EO and pray they release it on bluray! Favorite part? When Michael Jackson rises up and when he moonwalks! 😍😍😍😍I want MJ saying Hooter! as my ring tone. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MrsSchnooks  2981.7 #38 4:06PM
Well now that I know you're such a EO fan I hope I get to enjoy it with you before it's gone! Such a cute story! I LOVE the videos you post on IG when you are excited about something and your hubby gets excited too! You two make me laugh! I hope they release EO on BluRay too! Excellent choice for a favorite part as well! Now I'm seriously jonesin' for a DL trip! ::sigh:: Thanks MrsSchnooks! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 6:59AM
Please add me to this^^^ I would love an EO 2.0 meetup. We unfortunately could not make the last one! - UndefinedEeyore  196.7 #1933 8:31AM
So happy that I shared this throwback gem with my girls earlier this year.  Walking out my little six-year-old exuberantly proclaimed that "Michael Jackson really WAS cool!"  :-) - cmogo  74.4 #3823 1:06PM
"exuberantly" LOVE that word! Your six year old SO gets it! Wish I could give her a high five right now! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 3:17PM
I love all things Michael Jackson so I love cpt EO. And honey I shrunk the audience was sooo cool!  as a kid I remember having so much fun watching both of those shows!!! Thanks Duchess! πŸ˜‰ - missariel33  1810.3 #76 2:41PM
Oh and my favorite part of captain EO is "another part of me" it's very thriller-esque!  - missariel33  1810.3 #76 2:43PM
EeeEee! I'm so hoping that I can enjoy this attraction before it's gone with you and @MrsSchnooks ! I had no idea y'all were EO fans too! Weeee! Thanks missariel33! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:13AM
Oh goodness! The moustaches πŸ‘¨πŸ‘¨πŸ‘¨in the first vid - so funny! Love Captain EO first time around and was happy that they brought it back. Cheesy? Maybe so. But his lil rainbow shirt changed it all. A glimmer of hope. I like the stop motion filming when the robot becomes the instruments. Now you would see computer animation. Good stuff here. Thanks! - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4972.6 #18 3:33PM
bhahahahahahs! Yes those stashes were awesome right?! AMEN sister! Bring on the rainbows and happy cheese! LOVE IT! Good choice for a favorite! Thanks for taking the time! ((hugs)) - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:01AM
LOVE CAPTAIN EO! I got shushed a few times from a random lady while I was singing along. I was singing so loud I never heard her. It wasn't until TheNewTrent was embarrassed to be with me that I caught on what was going on lol. - aprilinjune4  483.6 #390 3:45PM
AWESOME!!!! - MrsSchnooks  2981.7 #38 9:22PM
Haha! I love it! I usually get shushed with my eldest daughter too! We learned to sit by ourselves and then we can be as loud as we want. :) - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:02AM
Love this show but not for me. It's because my mini is OBSESSED with Mj! Like, thinks about him everyday, went to his memorial, plays his RECORDS and cried for weeks when he passed. Seeing her thoroughly enjoy every minute of this show makes me appreciate it. Will be so sad to see it go. - UndefinedEeyore  196.7 #1933 8:01PM
Awe! Bet she knows EVERY SINGLE word huh?! I'll be sad to see it go as well. Thanks for sharing that! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:02AM
AND dance moves! Yup she's one of those!! Lol! - UndefinedEeyore  196.7 #1933 8:24AM
I love Captain EO! I thought it was the coolest thing when it first came out. I was really happy that they brought it back and have kept it for the last few years, but so many years, it did seem cheesy to me too. Now that I know it might be leaving very soon, I've started to appreciate it all over again. I've been going to watch it every trip now. - PrincessTiannaBeignet  277.5 #981 11:54PM
I'm with you! I plan to visit it ASAP, and every trip till it's gone. It'll always be cheesy but still fun! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:04AM
I never saw captain eo willingly. It took its entire run to be dragged in there by some strong arm mw woman. I can say at least watched it once .....hahaha and if you don't remeber that happening search the lounge for a good laugh => - pikarich  3461.6 #31 12:05AM
::giggles:: I need to look that up again. Fun times! Glad you watched it, even if you were dragged there! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:17AM
eeh hee - pikarich  3461.6 #31 7:47AM
What??  Stop Acting Like Someone Had U BY The Legs And Literally Dragged U In There!  lol - QueenEmilizle  385.3 #526 8:44AM
Yessssss! - APirateslifeforme31  169.0 #2310 9:52AM
::high five:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:04AM
hooter!!! always makes us laugh when he says it. hehe. we mature. :) - OhanaPhoto  3506.3 #28 9:53AM
My friend has a dog named Hooter. Always makes me laugh whenever she calls it. - KelstersInc2319  43.9 #4650 10:07AM
o m g hahahaha!that is awesome! - OhanaPhoto  3506.3 #28 10:09AM
::giggles with you:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:04AM
Thanks for the history! Captain EO dies have its Star Wars reference so it works as Star Tours' neighbor! Haven't seen it since the 80s , loved it then, but need 2 revisit it to see how it plays now! Its on the "Something New Next Time" bucket list! - JediCOTA  57.6 #4208 9:53AM
I agree! Hope you get to enjoy it before it's gone! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:05AM
Thank you for the Disney history today.  I look forward to your post every day. It's always excellently done. I liked Capt. EO, and  still do. Not just because of Michael Jackson and his singing and dancing. Because of the message, that the world can be changed.✌✌✌✌✌and ❀❀❀ and for you🎈🎈🎈🎈🎈🎈  - Midasgold  596.6 #302 9:54AM
Awe! Midasgold you're always so kind! I'm really happy you like these. Means a lot to me that you always tell me so! THANKS! Oh and LOVE the boons! :D YES! The world CAN BE changed! Woooooo! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:07AM
This is my favorite spot to sit, relax, cool down and get away from the crowds.  I enjoy this attraction because it is a blast to the past.  Just Another Part of Me is  one of my fave MJ songs.  I walk out of there singing the song out loud every single time.  I will miss this attraction when it's gone. - Witchie77  319.6 #725 9:55AM
It IS a great place to cool off and relax! I walk out singing every time too! It will be a sad day, buy like @MrsSchnooks said, maybe Disney will release it on BluRay?! ::crosses fingers:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:08AM
I love this attraction! So glad they brought it back. It's so cheesy now but that makes it even more splendidly awesome!  - KelstersInc2319  43.9 #4650 10:04AM
teehee! I couldn't agree more! ::high fives:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:09AM
I agree with everything everyone else said  - dboleman  12.5 #8455 10:19AM
YES! ::high fives you:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:09AM
Yes, it's cheesy, and outdated, but I love MJ! Thanks again Duchess! - 7mouskedoodles  360.6 #578 11:02AM
Me too! Thank YOU! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:09AM
I laugh because a friend of mine who is an Air Force officer was a host for EO when I was assigned to Star Tours... - BombFrogFormerCM  816.3 #196 11:03AM
hehe, bet that was a fun job! Did you always picture him wearing the glasses?! ;) - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:11AM
No but I always ask him if he's wearing earplugs because he had them on for his whole shift that summer! - BombFrogFormerCM  816.3 #196 7:42AM
awe! I take it he isn't a MJ fan! LOL Poor guy! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:44AM
Actually he like the attraction but the noise level was quite high so if he wanted to keep his hearing for after hours he wore earplugs... - BombFrogFormerCM  816.3 #196 1:48PM
I love EO! I'm so sad that I prob won't make it before they close it for the new star wars.... whatever that they're gonna announce. Cheesy 1980s amazingness... I salute you. You will always hold a special place in my heart Captain EO <3 - Poisen_Ivy  271.1 #1051 12:22PM
I so agree! Awe! Hope you get the chance to see it one more time! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:12AM
HOOTER!!!!! - abmickey  57.6 #4209 1:30PM
::giggles:: - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:12AM
I will be sad to see this go.. I'm a huge 80s baby and can't get enough of this. Love the music. Glad I got to share this with my daughter... - adventurerEnDisneylandia {AED}  744.5 #222 3:48PM
::high five:: for 80's baby! I'm grateful to have shared it with my kiddos as well. My eldest LOVES it! I'll be sad as well. It's just another part of me! EeeEee! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:14AM
I love Captain EO! My mom is related to one of the dancers too!  - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #137 4:45PM
BOOGALOO SHRIMP!! - TheNewTrent  748.0 #219 4:52PM
No - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #137 4:57PM
That's awesome!!! - adventurerEnDisneylandia {AED}  744.5 #222 7:45PM
Now way! That's so cool Meh! Which one?! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:15AM
Seen this many times and I remember being so excited to see it for the first time soon after it opened!  I never took my kids and now I'm regretting that.  I knew it would scare my youngest but should have taken my older...thanks for the history as always!!  πŸ˜„ - MinnieMousewife  807.4 #199 5:04PM
AWE!!! You don't thing you'll be back to the park before it's gone?! This makes me sad! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:15AM
Not name dropping, but I am friends with a lot of MJ's family, and I for one will be sad to see this go. - DisneyDavidEMT  1719.7 #79 6:29PM
Wow that's pretty cool! - BellesLibrary  402.9 #499 7:36PM
You could totally win that three truths and a lie game!  - BellesLibrary  402.9 #499 7:36PM
LOL!!! - DisneyDavidEMT  1719.7 #79 9:30PM
oh really?! That's pretty neat! I'll be really sad as well. :( - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:16AM
Used to watch it a few times  - snakeinmyboot40  394.0 #513 9:04PM
You a fan snakeinmyboot40? - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:18AM
Nice, they should use this day to stop playing it in the park! It would be a very poetic ending to the era. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #126 10:38AM

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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  1.5 #59624 9:29AM
World of color used to be sit down several yrs ago... dont know who decided to change it to standing.... - HappyPrincess  25.1 #5863 8:25PM


 
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  26.8 #5690 5:28PM
Thank you snitsos for your support, glad you liked Season Two! - Admin  12:13AM
Thank you for your support glad you liked Season Two! snitsos - Admin  12:15AM
Test - Admin  12:16AM
- luxkitty  2224.1 #56 12:00AM
Thanks for the sticker!!!luxkitty - GoofyMom77  643.0 #269 12:19PM
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Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey_CM
6653.23

2. Stitch_Legacy
5079.07

3. RickChavez
3321.14

4. ScooterMike
1962.16

5. SPandEvLover
3278.75

6. IDVandalSkipperCM
2279.66

7. caramiapoohAKAface
3460.42

8. Dave
12163.1

9. Duchess_SMK
5831.91

10. JustCantWait
1117.52



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  565.4 #320 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  7554.9 #7 3:47PM
Yes!  Same here.   - DisLUVney  571.7 #316 2:36PM
Truly...thank you! Between the CMs and our friends that share their experiences, Β stickers, raks and more... the Disney experience can live each day in all our hearts..in or outside of the parks - azcoolmom  212.0 #1747 8:38PM
I don't think this list ever updates! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ Paging @Admin! Can we get this fixed? ☺️ - SPandEvLover  3278.8 #34 2:23AM
yes! Thank you @admin. And maybe start a fresh one without comments from over a year ago - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4972.6 #18 9:20AM

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  246.7 #1295 8:13AM
Just sent you a couple of invites. Let's play - Goofytom  1081.2 #143 4:06PM
I love this game! If anyone wants to play, I'm willing! - DisneylandOrBust  365.1 #0 10:02AM
Are people still playing this? If so, I just installed the app and ready to play. Feel free to invite! - PixiePrincessPolly  27.1 #5658 8:24AM
I'm always up for a game 😊 - DisneyPrincess79  57.3 #4215 1:56PM


Great job everyone!!!  - Boundin  565.4 #320 9:24PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.0 #1946 11:22PM
Whoo hoooo Made the list - Fantasmicfan1  686.7 #242 11:30AM
Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4142.5 #24 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  686.7 #242 12:34PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
15101.3

2. Dave
12163.1

3. Plumiegirl
8427.47

4. jacdanfan
8042.88

5. Tom
7955.5

6. goofygal
7820.25

7. apesandmonkeys
7554.87

8. uscdisneyteacher
7223.67

9. CobbPR
6926.42

10. Bullseye
6692.52


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  992.2 #163 6:08PM
Haha - SnoopMousyMouse  41.7 #0 12:33PM
Number 6 now - philliprocks  992.2 #163 2:09PM
5* - AshleyRae-  122.8 #3030 3:25PM
Thank you for your contributions! - Song  1707.3 #80 11:18AM
@BULLSEYE 😍😍😍✨✨✨ - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 3:08PM
Bullseye - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 3:08PM
- TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 10:12AM
Keep it up - tinkhardt  0.5 #76590 8:49PM

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
60.24

2. PixiePrincessPolly
16.62

3. Goofytom
13.46

4. DisneylandOrBust
11.19

5. richiii3
6.99

6. DlandDude
5.3

7. SplashLover24
4.12

8. Dolewhipped
3.71

9. chrismis21
2.22

10. Boundin
2.18

 

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  992.2 #163 6:51PM
Ouch! She's pretty tough to beat. - sawman911  665.7 #254 10:19PM
Ready for a rematch? 😈 - Atora  2357.0 #51 5:49PM
If I say yes, I'm lying. If I say no I'm a sissy  - philliprocks  992.2 #163 7:46PM
Hahahaha!  - apesandmonkeys  7554.9 #7 6:51PM
Woo woo! Look at you! - BellesLibrary  402.9 #499 3:36PM
You're just the 9th loser! Loser - SnoopMousyMouse  41.7 #0 1:11PM
And you're a sissy anyway - SnoopMousyMouse  41.7 #0 1:11PM
I smell a recount due to dangling chads @philliprocks⚠ - MickeyLumboCM  815.8 #197 7:06PM
Wow congrats Phillip! You're moving on up!  - BellesLibrary  402.9 #499 5:41PM
Annnnnnnnnd.... ur gone - SpiritOfAdventure  1029.4 #155 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  402.9 #499 11:34PM
Ha! I don't know how I have any points.  Keep losing to @DisneyMakesMeSmile - PixiePrincessPolly  27.1 #5658 7:17PM
I was #1 once, a long time ago...in a galaxy far far away. ✨ - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 10:47PM
Wow that's impressive. I think my best was # 7 - philliprocks  992.2 #163 9:06PM
(It was the first night---but don't tell anyone....πŸ˜‚) - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 12:26AM

Thanked by:   Ray1man   Shameekz   Tom   21 More Thanks Boundin   richiii3   MsTikiMermadam  
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  886.5 #178 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 10:53PM
- mckelfam  33.0 #5192 8:46PM
Loooooved it! - melissa_ficent  318.5 #730 9:57PM

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  1080.0 #144 4:48PM
How exciting! Always love your trailers! - Duchess_SMK  5831.9 #14 7:42AM
I can't wait to start reading this.  - grumpypapa  2836.9 #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  26.8 #5690 9:54PM

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  686.7 #242 9:42PM
  - jacdanfan  8042.9 #4 6:08AM
- Lilogirl1  58.3 #4195 4:26PM

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


New Orleans Square attractions are best.  - CM_Shadowgamer  2382.9 #49 7:23PM
 I agree,for life - bonedaddy909  1244.6 #115 6:56AM
Completely agree!!!       - adisneyfamily  838.5 #191 10:23AM
Gotta love NOS!    - grumpypapa  2836.9 #39 4:12AM
Don't forget the food too! - quote  24.3 #0 11:53AM
It's such a beautiful area. - LaPearleNoir  1357.8 #106 6:32AM
Nooooo captain EO needs to go! - hairdog67  258.6 #1174 4:17PM
Agreed! - KingdomKeeper1210  29.1 #0 3:17PM
What!!?? Nooooo!!!! - CaptainEOlove  4.6 #18169 12:40PM
Agree!!! - bondfamluvsdisney  2.1 #56921 9:54PM
They returned @grumpyinphx 's glass slipper. Oh wait, I'm not sure he wanted me to tell that story. Ooops.  - Maddernhorn  337.8 #648 10:58AM
See can't tell you anything. ..lol - grumpyinphx  279.0 #966 12:09PM

Play FlusterWait for iOS while you're in line and see where you rank on the GameCenter Leaderboard!

***I know who has the lowest score!πŸ˜‚ - MadameLeota  2070.3 #61 6:54PM
I'm looking right, and all I see is my dirty car outside of my house - Slotherini  1054.0 #150 5:21PM
216 woot! - goofydad909  1970.2 #67 10:20PM
Wow!  That's impressive!  I'm still in the single digits. - DisLUVney  571.7 #316 9:39PM
Okay I'm at home playing this game and I'm already frustrated!!! But boy oh boy I L❀️VE this games sound effects!!! GREAT JOB @AdminπŸ‘πŸ˜Š - WaltSentMe  324.9 #698 5:52PM
Glad you like it! - Admin  12:19PM
I can't get past the first column.... 😫 - amyb1076  430.1 #450 9:27PM
Welcome to my life lol 98% of the time I can't either - BeatleMike  567.7 #319 8:27AM
Lol but it's addictive 😁 - amyb1076  430.1 #450 8:05PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Peter Pan closed through May 7
Sleeping Beauty Castle closed through March 2
Matterhorn Bobsleds closed through May 15
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh closed Jan 12-April 2
Haunted Mansion closed Jan 12-22
Davy Crockett's Explorer Canoes closed Jan 12-April 2
Splash Mountain closed Jan 12-April 2

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Soarin' Over California closed through May 14
Taste Pilot's Grill closed through March 12
Redwood Creek Challenge Trail closed Jan 20-March 12
Grizzly River Run closed Jan 20-Mar 19
Luigi's Flying Tires closed through Dec 1

Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  307.7 #788 8:33AM
Did anyone ride Canal Boats today? Anything to report? - MelodyMouse  3619.0 #27 9:10PM
Did you see the photos yesterday, they have the canal ride  frozen land where old mill was. - secretagentangel  1345.6 #107 2:39PM
Darn, Matterhorn will be closed when I'm there - TakeMeToNeverland19  11.7 #8783 5:29PM
Looks like redwood creek will open earlier. 3/3 I think - aud2580  9.9 #9749 3:22PM

MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Winnie111286
334.42

2. Tom
270.83

3. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
266.8

4. WARLOCK
251.32

5. jacdanfan
236.29

6. Sweet_Irish_Cream
202.9

7. goofygal
194.4

8. ShariRenee
190.11

9. HARR_E
166.2

10. Fantasmicfan1
161.2



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

This list seems a little off this month - MelodyMouse  3619.0 #27 2:27PM
It's way off FYI - ShariRenee  5292.1 #15 3:04PM
Hm. What's up,Admin? - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4972.6 #18 4:22PM
I worked really hard this month to make the list!! πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ - Fantasmicfan1  686.7 #242 7:55PM

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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  406.9 #491 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #12697 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  337.1 #650 4:20PM
Glad you like it! Season Two is coming in a few weeks! - Admin  11:52PM
thanks! I just got the first one for my kindle!  - LuvMySmallWorld  39.7 #4824 9:09AM
- Plumiegirl  8427.5 #3 7:03PM

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What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  14.1 #7901 3:57PM
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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 Update for week of Monday, February 9th, 2015

Park Hours: DL: 9am-9pm (Monday), 10am-8pm (Tuesday/Wednesday), 10am-9pm (Thursday), 8am-12am (Friday-Sunday). DCA: 9am-8pm (Monday), 10am-8pm (Tuesday-Thursday), 8am-10pm (Friday-Sunday). 

Attraction Closures: Critter Country (closed until April), Disneyland Railroad (closed until Feb. 13), Peter Pan (closed until May 8), Matterhorn Bobsleds (closed until May), Sleeping Beauty Castle (closed until March 3), Snow White Grotto (closed until May), Grizzly River Run (closed until March 20), Redwood Creek Challenge Trail (closed until March 13), Soarin' over California (closed until May). 

unForecast Crowd Prediction: With the weather warming up this week, expect the parks to be a little busier than normal in February. Also, many schools have some holidays coming up (Washington's Birthday, Lincoln's Birthday, Presidents Day), so it may be crowded on the next Mondays and Fridays in the next couple weeks. For this week, expect it to be moderately quiet with CIs in the 60s for Disneyland Park and CIs in the 50s for DCA. With Valentine's Day on Saturday, expect the restaurants resort wide to be very busy. 

Have a great week! 
- BaseballMickey_CM Feb 9, 2015 1:00PM



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  354.1 #597 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  18.5 #6848 11:53PM
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  115.5 #3181 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  217.9 #1669 5:04PM
Thanks for these updates. I love them!  - Dizkid  358.2 #586 6:07PM
It's Dance the Magic this weekend-always adds to the crowds too!!! - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 8:23PM
What is dance the magic?? - bks4lou  178.8 #2162 4:40PM
Dance studios sign up and dancers come and do a little "pre-parade" along the route. It's cute ;) - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 1:05PM
@bks4lou sorry-I just saw this question ;) - TinkerSchelle  1410.8 #100 1:06PM
thank you. No worries. I just figured out how to find my old comments to see replies :)  - bks4lou  178.8 #2162 8:21PM

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