2649.6 #57 (DL Qual #107

Feb 2, 2014 1:40 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
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#PiratesOfTheCaribbean #BackStorys Since people wanted to know the back story to Pirates of the Caribbean, here you go. You board your boat and sail down a Louisiana bayou past an old man sleeping in a rocking chair on his house porch. This man is the captain at the auctioneer who has guarded the secret entrance to the grotto holding the treasure he and his crew had accumulated over the many years. However, since he has fallen asleep, you are able to sail past him and into the grotto.  Your boat then plunges down two drops, representing you travelling into his dreams and memories of the past. The rest of the attraction is a backwards time line going from present to past starting with the scenes of his crew and other pirates as skeletal remains in various scenes. This represents the reasons he has quit the pirates life, knowing he would end up this way as well if he did not. You pass a portrait of a redheaded lady wearing only orange and maroon socks, this lady of course is the famous redhead being auctioned off later in the story who has accepted the pirate's life and has become a captain herself. You may have noticed those orange and maroon socks before, that is because the Cast Members are wearing them and in fact are supposed to be a part of her pirate crew. The next scene after you exit the tunnel is the attack on Isla Tesoro with the Wicked Wench (original name of the Black Pearl before it was burned, sunk and raised from the sea) bombarding the Spanish fort. We then see that the pirates have made land fall and are questioning Magistrate Carlos as to the whereabouts of Jack Sparrow (originally the hidden treasure of the island). This concludes with the pillaging and burning of the town along with the women being sold at auction. Finally you travel through a jail scene where those who were unfortunate to get caught during the attack were placed trying to escape while their drunken shipmates fire at each other. You then travel back up the waterfall, representing the end of the dream and return to present day as you arrive back at dock.

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I'll probably post up the Haunted Mansion one later in the week. Probably have to do it as a 2 parter since there was a change in the storyline sort of with Constance's taking over. Can also go through the whole concept to present if people really want it since I know most the history of the Mansion since it's inception - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 12:42AM
Yes, please share the story with the husband who told her not to go into the attic - I was sad when they changed it around and made the bride the villain. - DisneyOnesie  621.2 #362 4:41AM
Would love to hear the story! - MsTikiMermadam  1501.0 #126 4:15PM
Just remembered I didn't put some fun facts in to this post and decided to make it a reply instead of a new post. Anyway, there are several actual movie props inside of the attraction. The chair Jack Sparrow sits on in the treasure store at the end of the attraction was used in the dining room scenes of the Haunted Mansion movie (they also have one in Florida and one appears in one of Constance's wedding photos in Haunted Mansion). The chest that held the cursed gold can be seen in the treasure scene with the skeletal pirate sitting on top of the gold pile. It is against the wall on the far side as you enter, closest to where the Davy Jones projection is. The final prop from the movie that I'm aware of is the boat that Pintel and Ragetti use when dressed as women. It will be tied up next to the fortress wall on your right hand side as you turn into the city after the battle scene. Speaking of Pintel and Ragetti, the two laughing pirates closest to where Jack is hiding near the well are who they are modeled after. One has a glass eye, and one has a peg leg (which I guess they didn't go with in the movie). Finally, the captain at the auction was originally the first Mr. Lincoln animatronic. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 2:26PM
Oh wow!  Great info!  I really like the fact about the Lincoln animatronic!  That's something I didn't know! - IDVandalSkipperCM  2638.7 #58 2:28PM
I remember the old man would talk as the boat slowed at the cabin. Anyone else remember this part?  - Bigbill  17.6 #8331 7:53PM
No, but I remember his dog. - HasAnyoneSeenMyGlassSlipper  705.4 #305 7:55PM
I remember his hound too. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2482.5 #65 8:00PM
I think about his dog every time we ride it - and then wonder if I was imagining things to think there ever was one! - DisneyOnesie  621.2 #362 4:40AM
I swear I do remember that, and the dog who was outside with him. When was that? - GotMouse_aka_JRoseAllister  91.0 #3864 1:34PM
I remember!  I actually thought I was crazy for remembering that!  And I always thought that the dog was the one from Carousel of Progress! - msdizmaui  859.6 #236 12:13AM
Thank you so much for posting that! POTC isy family's favorite ride! I can't wait to share this with my sons - leopardditz2000  1247.9 #152 1:45PM
Wow!! Thanks for all the info - FoolishMortal138  566.7 #396 1:46PM
That is awesome how there are stories that go with the rides, the one I had heard was of how the haunted mansion and pirates of the Caribbean tied together? Idk if it is true it made sense but so does this one and maybe more legit but thank you for sharing :) - WeCallitDisneyMagic  142.3 #2947 1:51PM
The Mansion/Pirates cross over was a concept that never happened that would have also tied in Tom Sawyer Island. The idea was to make the captain at Pirate's Jean Lafitte and also make him the owner of the Haunted Mansion. He would have had a secret lair under the mansion that would be used to smuggle his treasure and goods out of the bayou and on to Tom Sawyer's where the secret pirate base would be. There are actually clues to this concept inside the mansion and in New Orleans Square itself if you look hard enough. The best part is that the concept never truly went away and Tom Sawyer's is now Pirate's Lair. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 1:56PM
For those curious, here's a website with a TON of info on this concept:  http://tinyurl.com/4y65bl6 - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 1:58PM
That's really cool and now that u mention it, yea u could see how that concept never went away, seeing as to how there's the archway by the haunted mansion with the numbers that was supposed to be the secret lair right? I really like hearing/reading this kind of stuff it gives you much more of a connection to the whole attraction, thanks again  - WeCallitDisneyMagic  142.3 #2947 3:03PM
That is fantastic to know about, thank you sooooo much!! I can't wait to ride this again and have an entirely different perspective about this ride!! Cheers! - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #22 1:51PM
Coooooool!!! Thank you!!!! - missariel33  2115.6 #82 1:52PM
Thanks for filling in the details that's I didn't know. I tell my husband this story every time we get on POTC  - LaPearleNoir  2567.9 #61 1:58PM
...And also, looking forward to the #HauntedMansion #Backstory  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #22 1:59PM
I'll get to that eventually. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 5:41PM
Thanks for the info! My best friend used to work Pirates/Mansion and has told me SOME of the stories. Can't wait to read about Mansion! - BriHizzle  374.8 #649 2:01PM
Mansion's has changed sort of based on Constance's arrival. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 2:02PM
Thanks for the info, very cool - TiggerBelle  534.4 #431 2:16PM
Wow nice! Did not know the tid bit about the redhead! - BellesLibrary  421.9 #569 2:18PM
Thank you so much for posting! - BombFrogFormerCM  1072.2 #192 2:27PM
OMG !!! That is Awesome !!! Thank you so much for sharing...I often wondered who the old man was in the rocking chair was & why was he sleeping  - Eeyorelvr  111.4 #3514 2:28PM
I DID NOT know none of this. Now i cant wait to go on it again.  - iLOVELUCYnDISNEY  987.5 #210 2:32PM
This is so cool. Thanks again! - erinten  539.9 #422 2:34PM
Wow! Thank you so much for posting this! I've always gone on the ride just thinking it was pirate scenes, I never knew there was a story that went with it. You made my day!! πŸ˜ƒ - nerdgirl  86.0 #3974 2:42PM
This is awesome story do you have more. Thanks for sharing - gonzofam  303.5 #962 2:42PM
Always wondered why that man was in the cabin. Thanks for sharing the story.  - WishIWereThere  325.0 #834 3:08PM
Woah, man..  - APirateslifeforme31  170.3 #2497 3:22PM
best post of the day Matt - Plumiegirl  10393.5 #9 3:50PM
Uuum... Best post of EVER!!! This is beyond awesome, thank-you so much!! "We want more! We want more!"  - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #208 4:03PM
DUDE!!! Best post of the day indeed!! - april_december  301.4 #976 4:03PM
Thanks for the information.  - Disneyprincessvmk  78.9 #4125 4:07PM
That is fantastic. - TrampsLady  1641.8 #115 4:17PM
Enjoyed reading all this information.  Why did they get rid of the pirate map that used to be lit up??? - ChristopherRobin661  279.8 #1142 4:20PM
Awesome story! πŸ˜ƒ - LaBelleParis  1403.4 #138 4:30PM
Bookmarked - E-Ticket  1478.8 #128 5:52PM
OMG!    Best post of the year!!!   Thank you so much for the history to Adventureland attractions.  I'm going to check out that website.  Love this.   - potatohead25  805.4 #256 7:39PM
I did not know about the beginning part in the bayou. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2482.5 #65 7:59PM
I love this! Thank you!! - AnaApples  31.0 #6192 8:39PM
Wow! Thank you so much for the backstory. POTC is one of my all time favorites.  - PrincessLeia  312.8 #904 9:30PM
I loved reading that! Thank you! - kueenofhearts  282.2 #1123 10:09PM
Thanks for the story!  - imjustsayin111  247.8 #1457 10:15PM
This was awesome! Thanks for another Disney fact to annoy my friends & family with!! πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ - GrimGrinningAmanda  666.9 #332 11:52PM
Very cool info! - NascarDave  324.7 #841 12:31AM
I saw u today at dland. U came from main st backstage near the corndog cart. Around noon  - MaxTheDoggie  236.2 #1600 8:50PM
Yep, heading in to my shift at Mansion. Reminds me that I need to go ask if I can get a Ball lot tag soon. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 9:14PM
I don't like k lot. Takes too much time. I use ball or simba.  - MaxTheDoggie  236.2 #1600 10:13AM
They gave me the K Lot tag because I was a new hire. I'll probably go talk to them next week to see if I can get switched to Ball since I work in NOS. - CM_Shadowgamer  2649.6 #57 12:19PM
This is awesome! Never had any idea, and this is one my fave rides ever. Thank you!! - GotMouse_aka_JRoseAllister  91.0 #3864 1:31PM
Awesome story! Has anyone notice that the crab is missing from the beach with the skeleton after the drops?  - ColtonsDaddy  83.0 #4041 1:34PM
Cool storyline. Thanks SG - Chumash28  1667.0 #113 1:50PM
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I had never new that before. Very cool - joyful_belle131  59.4 #4643 9:18AM
Very cool!!! - MarathonMinnie  139.3 #3000 9:25AM
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Wow! Loved it - minniemonika  235.3 #0 12:06PM
Very Nice. - alankeno  57.8 #4688 1:48PM
Thank you - Dizkid  504.8 #461 2:00PM
Did you ever do the haunted mansion story?  - Disneyprincessvmk  78.9 #4125 2:17PM
Such a great story! - MsTikiMermadam  1501.0 #126 4:20PM
Enjoyed reading this - fab5  150.0 #2818 4:43PM
That's amazing! Thank you! I love the stories and hidden gems you might not always find out about!!! - PixieDustAway  284.2 #1109 8:55PM

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Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-TBA
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-TBA
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-TBA

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

The Little Mermaid Sep 6-Sep 29
Goofy's Sky School Sep 26-28




 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7689 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  361.5 #689 8:33AM
Silly symphony swings are open. We went on them today (for the first time)!  - DisneyDiane316  823.6 #247 6:50PM
See @teapotsandteacups post today...  Says reopens Sept 9!  Thank you! - Dianat710  84.7 #4002 8:05PM
It opened today! Line was way too long for me so I shall try another day😒 - DarthFairy  720.4 #298 9:09PM

Thanked by:   Tom   carminaire   kimdis   102 More Thanks connielu   Luv-Mickey   ocmommy  
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  5375.7 #25 9:42PM
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I miss the  - DisneyMom13  358.0 #701 1:34AM

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

 

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  720.4 #298 7:43PM
!! CongratsπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - SnowKitty  116.0 #3414 5:06PM
  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  1304.7 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  156.3 #2714 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  720.4 #298 7:43PM
!! CongratsπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - SnowKitty  116.0 #3414 5:06PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  171.7 #2469 12:21PM

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  2567.9 #61 7:22PM
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Deadliest Cast Member Season One & Two + VOYAGEERS Multiplaner & Great Storyteller are both available to read on Kindle Unlimited! You can sign up for a free 30 day trial of Kindle Unlimited and read all four books at no charge! Go here to access the books on Amazon. Thanks for your support! 

We want more books - sctoaonk75  295.3 #1015 7:42PM
- MommyandBash  433.7 #546 4:52PM
We want more books - sctoaonk75  295.3 #1015 7:42PM
- sunvalgifts  171.7 #2469 12:55PM

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  8339.3 #12 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  19.6 #7850 10:32PM
- sunvalgifts  171.7 #2469 7:40AM
Thank you! Can't wait to read itπŸ€“ - 1Minnie58  7.9 #13779 10:22PM

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  504.8 #461 12:29PM
I Loved across the street once. - nitromouse  300.6 #986 10:55PM
πŸ˜‚ - TinyDancerTay  672.4 #330 12:03AM
I love across the street, for a week, two or three times a year.  - crazyfriends  7.9 #13722 4:42PM

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  2055.5 #87 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  460.3 #515 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
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  823.6 #247 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  823.6 #247 6:42PM
Yay! Using this today I always forget to buy through the mw link . Bump for more people to use.  - mozbaby  148.8 #2833 7:16AM

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  303.0 #0 2:46PM
Thank you LiveLaughLoveDisney! - Admin  5:59PM
Love this tool - Chumash28  1667.0 #113 5:02PM
Cool app. But can't find info when they start Christmas holidays decorations  - DDTINK57  405.7 #597 5:44PM
Usually the first week of November. - Bambim44  123.1 #0 7:25AM
The search bar is amazing - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2055.5 #87 4:57PM

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  3132.0 #49 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  358.0 #701 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  358.0 #701 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  3707.7 #45 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 12:59PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.7 #546 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  1736.3 #109 2:20PM
Any chance of this coming to Android? - dsnylnd4me  369.7 #665 12:08PM

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. Winnie111286
1395.27

2. Melody_CM
611.17

3. Coaster
498.17

4. ShariRenee
463.33

5. sheridanrabbit
375.23

6. SorcererD91
368.32

7. sawman911
357.83

8. grumpypapa
348.8

9. Tom
336.4

10. dizzneyfan
303.27

 

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  87.9 #3926 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  8515.6 #11 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  3132.0 #49 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  1022.3 #205 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  271.1 #1233 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  62.0 #4565 10:10AM
I can't wait to enter wait times for the first time in a couple weeks!  - miadawn128  163.5 #2605 7:00PM
It's so much fun! @@miadawn128 πŸ˜€ - sheridanrabbit  738.8 #292 9:14PM
Hey! I'm in the top 10 for once haha! πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘πŸ» - DisneyDiane316  823.6 #247 9:37AM
Nice job DisneyDiane316 - miadawn128  163.5 #2605 7:04AM

MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Winnie111286
1621.25

2. ShariRenee
671.39

3. Melody_CM
615.67

4. Coaster
498.17

5. SorcererD91
498.16

6. DisneyDiane316
479.77

7. grumpypapa
449.49

8. sheridanrabbit
405.7

9. secretagentangel
381.64

10. dizzneyfan
367.98



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I love Disneyland! - Melody_CM  23642.7 #3 11:30PM
Me too - LaPearleNoir  2567.9 #61 1:11PM
Yes, yes. I know you do.  - crazyfriends  7.9 #13722 2:03AM
Who doesn't love Disneyland???  Happiest place on earth.  :) - Disneylanddad702  467.2 #507 2:38PM
Wow I've never made a list before. Thanks - disneybob49  1154.8 #171 9:59AM
How am I #1? Wait times and posting to the lounge the last 3 days? Awesome!! I love Mousewait! πŸ˜€ - sheridanrabbit  738.8 #292 7:05PM
I left a week ago and I'm still #2 on the list!! YAY!! πŸ˜€ - sheridanrabbit  738.8 #292 6:22PM

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Oh how we miss you MSEP... 😩😩😩 - DisneyBallers  57.3 #4709 10:05PM
what is MSEP? - markchop  99.4 #3729 9:35PM
Main Street Electrical Parade - sawman911  3707.7 #45 9:33AM
I miss the Electrical Parade.  My mom was actually covering a story about the Electrical Parade and got to ride in one of the vehicles.  - RetroDisneyPins2002  43.7 #5282 1:35PM
!!! - DisneyMom13  358.0 #701 7:43PM
!!!! That is soooo cool!!! - dizzneyfan  1098.8 #183 8:06AM
Nice pic!πŸ“· - Stitchcrazy62622  22.6 #7283 10:18PM
Awesome!! - stanvoodoo  54.6 #4814 7:25PM

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!


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



 
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.

Will there be a Season 3??  Please??? - YoPirate  2284.6 #75 8:03PM
Will there be a 3 and when? - menifeemom  227.0 #1724 7:31PM
I really enjoyed reading them. I think I need to do a re read of them plus the Voyagers series. - arianwenmcb  243.3 #1516 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  131.2 #3127 8:42AM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24617.8

2. Winnie111286
23721.1

3. Melody_CM
23642.7

4. Dave
13832.5

5. Tom
13549.4

6. jacdanfan
13432.7

7. goofygal
12797.3

8. ShariRenee
12071.5

9. Plumiegirl
10393.5

10. uscdisneyteacher
8773.65


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  8515.6 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #77 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  704.2 #307 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1900 11:09AM

Get a quick overview of the new features in MouseWait 9 for iOS, our biggest update since 2009! Get the free version here, or upgrade to Platinum here

Just installed the MW app on my new phone yesterday. This will be very helpful for me since I am used to the android version. Thank you. - teapotsandteacups  1774.8 #104 11:41PM
This was helpful.. But I'm still having an issue posting to pics to the loungeπŸ˜‘ - 1Minnie58  7.9 #13779 10:12AM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
8087.03

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3672.13

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4840.62

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4485.49

7. DLKenCA
3015.96

8. IDVandalSkipperCM
2638.7

9. Dave
13832.5

10. LilSterner
5828.36



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4671.6 #32 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  12071.5 #8 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4671.6 #32 10:56PM

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When you support our Platinum Partner Hotels, you help us to improve MouseWait. Both hotels are run by the best management team in the business, and you won't get better service anywhere else!

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 #1011 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.7 #2662 3:57PM
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  23721.1 #2 10:51AM
You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  23721.1 #2 1:28PM
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5.jacdanfan 121.77 #6  
6.Melody_CM 120.25 #3  
7.DisneyDiane316 114.18 #247  
8.Tom 102.45 #5  
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