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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  2583.3 #60 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 #353 4:41AM
Would love to hear the story! - MsTikiMermadam  1460.2 #128 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  2583.3 #60 2:26PM
Oh wow!  Great info!  I really like the fact about the Lincoln animatronic!  That's something I didn't know! - IDVandalSkipperCM  2619.3 #57 2:28PM
I remember the old man would talk as the boat slowed at the cabin. Anyone else remember this part?  - Bigbill  17.6 #8294 7:53PM
No, but I remember his dog. - HasAnyoneSeenMyGlassSlipper  700.2 #303 7:55PM
I remember his hound too. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.5 #73 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 #353 4:40AM
I swear I do remember that, and the dog who was outside with him. When was that? - GotMouse_aka_JRoseAllister  91.0 #3844 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  847.5 #233 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  1157.2 #169 1:45PM
Wow!! Thanks for all the info - FoolishMortal138  518.2 #438 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 #2937 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  2583.3 #60 1:56PM
For those curious, here's a website with a TON of info on this concept:  http://tinyurl.com/4y65bl6 - CM_Shadowgamer  2583.3 #60 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 #2937 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 #20 1:51PM
Coooooool!!! Thank you!!!! - missariel33  2115.6 #81 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  2566.5 #61 1:58PM
...And also, looking forward to the #HauntedMansion #Backstory  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 1:59PM
I'll get to that eventually. - CM_Shadowgamer  2583.3 #60 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 #645 2:01PM
Mansion's has changed sort of based on Constance's arrival. - CM_Shadowgamer  2583.3 #60 2:02PM
Thanks for the info, very cool - TiggerBelle  534.2 #424 2:16PM
Wow nice! Did not know the tid bit about the redhead! - BellesLibrary  419.8 #567 2:18PM
Thank you so much for posting! - BombFrogFormerCM  1072.2 #188 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 #3495 2:28PM
I DID NOT know none of this. Now i cant wait to go on it again.  - iLOVELUCYnDISNEY  978.2 #207 2:32PM
This is so cool. Thanks again! - erinten  539.9 #413 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 #3954 2:42PM
This is awesome story do you have more. Thanks for sharing - gonzofam  303.5 #956 2:42PM
Always wondered why that man was in the cabin. Thanks for sharing the story.  - WishIWereThere  314.4 #885 3:08PM
Woah, man..  - APirateslifeforme31  170.3 #2486 3:22PM
best post of the day Matt - Plumiegirl  10383.3 #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 #203 4:03PM
DUDE!!! Best post of the day indeed!! - april_december  299.7 #980 4:03PM
Thanks for the information.  - Disneyprincessvmk  78.9 #4108 4:07PM
That is fantastic. - TrampsLady  1641.8 #111 4:17PM
Enjoyed reading all this information.  Why did they get rid of the pirate map that used to be lit up??? - ChristopherRobin661  279.2 #1137 4:20PM
Awesome story! πŸ˜ƒ - LaBelleParis  1403.4 #136 4:30PM
Bookmarked - E-Ticket  1478.1 #125 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  804.0 #249 7:39PM
I did not know about the beginning part in the bayou. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.5 #73 7:59PM
I love this! Thank you!! - AnaApples  31.0 #6164 8:39PM
Wow! Thank you so much for the backstory. POTC is one of my all time favorites.  - PrincessLeia  312.8 #896 9:30PM
I loved reading that! Thank you! - kueenofhearts  282.2 #1113 10:09PM
Thanks for the story!  - imjustsayin111  247.8 #1451 10:15PM
This was awesome! Thanks for another Disney fact to annoy my friends & family with!! πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ - GrimGrinningAmanda  666.9 #323 11:52PM
Very cool info! - NascarDave  324.1 #833 12:31AM
I saw u today at dland. U came from main st backstage near the corndog cart. Around noon  - MaxTheDoggie  236.2 #1592 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  2583.3 #60 9:14PM
I don't like k lot. Takes too much time. I use ball or simba.  - MaxTheDoggie  236.2 #1592 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  2583.3 #60 12:19PM
This is awesome! Never had any idea, and this is one my fave rides ever. Thank you!! - GotMouse_aka_JRoseAllister  91.0 #3844 1:31PM
Awesome story! Has anyone notice that the crab is missing from the beach with the skeleton after the drops?  - ColtonsDaddy  83.0 #4020 1:34PM
Cool storyline. Thanks SG - Chumash28  1567.4 #117 1:50PM
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Very Nice. - alankeno  57.8 #4666 1:48PM
Thank you - Dizkid  503.9 #457 2:00PM
Did you ever do the haunted mansion story?  - Disneyprincessvmk  78.9 #4108 2:17PM
Such a great story! - MsTikiMermadam  1460.2 #128 4:20PM
Enjoyed reading this - fab5  150.0 #2807 4:43PM
That's amazing! Thank you! I love the stories and hidden gems you might not always find out about!!! - PixieDustAway  284.2 #1098 8:55PM

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You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  22063.9 #3 1:28PM
@@@Disneydollarpam - disneyforme  524.0 #432 10:04PM

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

Iam new to this love reading the post and looking at the pictures   - Disneydollarpam  70.6 #4293 9:01AM
- DisneyMom13  347.2 #726 10:32AM
 to  - DisneyHeidi09  264.6 #1291 5:18PM
 Always taking care of us... we love u Admin!!!  - calidream1  398.0 #602 7:05PM
Welcome. Enjoy your Disney day. - mrsccc2  16.4 #8618 3:11PM
 and  - vellybelly  7.5 #0 10:47PM

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  7884.7 #13 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  19.6 #7813 10:32PM
  - teapotsandteacups  1557.7 #118 10:17PM
- sunvalgifts  170.5 #2479 7:40AM

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  2965.0 #50 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  347.2 #726 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  347.2 #726 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  3346.5 #48 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 12:59PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #69247 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.2 #543 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  1627.7 #112 2:20PM


 
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  1873.9 #98 8:03PM
Will there be a 3 and when? - menifeemom  227.0 #1714 7:31PM
I really enjoyed reading them. I think I need to do a re read of them plus the Voyagers series. - arianwenmcb  242.0 #1528 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  124.1 #3236 8:42AM

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 #1005 7:42PM
- MommyandBash  433.2 #543 4:52PM
We want more books - sctoaonk75  295.3 #1005 7:42PM
- sunvalgifts  170.5 #2479 12:55PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24119.7

2. Melody_CM
23026.9

3. Winnie111286
22063.9

4. Dave
13820.5

5. Tom
13209.4

6. jacdanfan
13081.6

7. goofygal
12602.1

8. ShariRenee
11395.8

9. Plumiegirl
10383.3

10. uscdisneyteacher
8710.93


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  8063.1 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #75 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  701.1 #301 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1893 11:09AM

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


MouseWait COUNTDOWN for iOS is here! Countdown the days to your next Disneyland or Disney World trip with our images OR your pics! Your Countdown also displays on Apple Watch and is beautiful on iPhone 6 screens. Secure the discounted launch price for a limited time.

I have the countdown and I love it! - tree320  0.6 #0 9:26AM
Just got it! - Dizkid  503.9 #457 12:29PM
I love across the street. Don't need a countdown. It's awesome though for the people that do.  - DisneylandGirl  327.2 #812 2:49PM
I Loved across the street once. - nitromouse  300.6 #977 10:55PM
πŸ˜‚ - TinyDancerTay  566.4 #391 12:03AM

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

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



We have always noticed that Saturdays are better than Sundays! We always come on the weekend and say we want to leave at dinner time on Sunday, but always leave by 11-12 because there are so many people. We love Saturday!! - 1Princess3Princes  643.7 #336 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  20.6 #7591 11:53PM
Saturday's rule! One of the perks of a premium pass!  - snappy  451.5 #523 7:32AM
I love these posts!  I do have a question/request/suggestion...is there a way to only show the 3-4 most recent posts?  It's a lot to scroll through. @@Admin - TiggersAndTinks  183.5 #2291 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  293.0 #1025 5:04PM
There was nobody there last week on Saturday loved it Hope it's the same this week  - jkobelski  34.1 #0 9:48PM
August 17 - It was still crowded yesterday, though it starts emptying out about 9 pm since some schools are in session and others are watching PTN. These are your last week's to watch PTN and the current WOC, and the 60th fireworks nightly show. Take advantage on a weeknight if you can. And on week nights, the jazz band plays several sets up until 10:15 pm on the Matk Twain and alternate with sets while cruising the ROA on a tom sawyers raft. We saw the band on the river at 10:40 Tuesday night. Market house is closed at night for coffee, the closest coffee after park hours is Starbucks DD/ WOD. or coffee bean in Haggen Dazs DD Β  ice cream Β store till midnight.Β  - secretagentangel  8063.1 #11 1:41PM

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
17.76

2. DisneyMom13
6.9

3. Goofytom
5.61

4. beentoall
2.72

5. teapotsandteacups
2.32

6. mamabeam
1.58

7. sheridanrabbit
1.38

8. DisneyDiane316
1.31

9. Dolewhipped
1.06

10. DonaldRox
0.96

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  316.6 #877 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  97.2 #3735 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  13209.4 #5 11:47AM
Wtg @@DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2806.2 #53 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  97.2 #3735 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2806.2 #53 9:42AM
I'm back:-) - beentoall  1272.9 #0 9:58PM
Hey! I made top 10!! !  - DisneyDiane316  338.9 #754 8:29PM
Way to go, beautiful!   - Wyldsideb  115.1 #3421 1:42PM
With a whopping ONE point! - phillip...  1376.2 #141 9:17PM

See what Kate can do for you, and experience Disneyland like a VIP! Get your own Virtual Plaid in the App Store today, it's FREE! http://apple.co/1WL7y9I

- RetroDisneyPins2002  43.7 #5260 8:01AM
- CT4625  75.0 #4187 8:30PM
I use this every time I'm at the parks now and llove it!!!!  Thanks Admin - leopardditz2000  1157.2 #169 7:44PM
I don't understand why it was changed in the first place. The area was closed down and rebranded as Grizzly Peak Airfield to be more cohesive with the "California" theme of the park and then they change the ride from Soarin Over California; which is sticking pretty close to the theme of the park; to Soarin Over The World? It just doesn't make sense to me. I understand updating the video itself, which is what I wish they had done.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  293.0 #1025 7:03PM


 
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
1387.17

2. Melody_CM
1200.4

3. Coaster
598.53

4. goofygal
517.47

5. ShariRenee
509.53

6. jacdanfan
500.93

7. teapotsandteacups
498.4

8. secretagentangel
463.03

9. connielu
354

10. sawman911
281.17

 

SEE THE TOP 100

14 more days and I shall be entering in wait times for the first time( I was slow and shy to post). Well actually it will be 15 days. The first  day we check in and go to Trader Sam's. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  78.2 #4126 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  8063.1 #11 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  2965.0 #50 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  892.7 #220 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  271.1 #1220 6:54PM
Next August I will be posting wait times I know it will help pass the time in line but with 15 to 20 of us should go pretty well thanks to you and all the people here on MW - mjpdisney67  60.7 #4583 10:10AM
I was there on Friday and it was to busy to post any times  - jkobelski  34.1 #0 9:50PM
I can't wait to enter wait times for the first time in a couple weeks!  - miadawn128  21.9 #7383 7:00PM


 
MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Winnie111286
1638.73

2. Melody_CM
1224.63

3. ShariRenee
697.76

4. jacdanfan
671.51

5. teapotsandteacups
606.44

6. Coaster
598.53

7. secretagentangel
585.22

8. goofygal
570.07

9. connielu
357.81

10. sawman911
285.49



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I love Disneyland! - Melody_CM  23026.9 #2 11:30PM
Me too - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 1:11PM
Yes, yes. I know you do.  - crazyfriends  3.4 #31425 2:03AM
Wow I've never made a list before. Thanks - disneybob49  1112.1 #179 9:59AM
So excited to see I managed to sneak on to the top 10.  I don't get the opportunity to post things that often.  Thank you MWers for responding to my posts:-) - beentoall  1272.9 #0 7:22PM
I have got to get myself on this list!!! - AngiMouse  155.4 #2718 11:36AM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

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

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

King Triton's Carousel Aug 8-TBA



 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7653 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  361.2 #682 8:33AM
Silly symphony swings are open. We went on them today (for the first time)!  - DisneyDiane316  338.9 #754 6:50PM
See @teapotsandteacups post today...  Says reopens Sept 9!  Thank you! - Dianat710  81.2 #4057 8:05PM

Thanked by:   Tom   carminaire   kimdis   100 More Thanks Bambim44   yipman   connielu  
Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. secretagentangel
127300

2. teapotsandteacups
120000

3. jacdanfan
115000

4. leopardditz2000
98000

5. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
88000

6. Melody_CM
65000

7. DisneyGrandma
65000

8. debbiev
64750

9. disneygrandma1
63000

10. DarthFairy
58950

 

  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  1272.9 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  150.6 #2792 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  586.5 #374 7:43PM
I finally made a list besides wait times.wait times has become almost impossible with the crowds,reception blows.but thank you for all you do@@@@Admin - DarthFairy  586.5 #374 7:43PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2479 12:21PM


Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.9 #35 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  5308.4 #25 12:34PM
Fantasmicfan1 I just read that in the voice of Rodney Dangerfield from Back to School! - KennyV  1231.8 #155 3:48PM
Fantastic!! - Ilovegoofy  124.1 #3236 4:37PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #2120 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  1460.2 #128 5:56AM
Thank you to all who post from the park!! Love seeing the park when I cannot be there. - snowgrey  8.0 #13550 2:49PM
Top of the list  - buzzgoneyear92  276.2 #1168 12:09AM

Use this link (save it as a bookmark to make it easy) before you add things to your Amazon and MouseWait will receive 5% of your purchase! Thank you for your support!

Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2034.6 #86 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  460.3 #507 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
Oh very cool!!  - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2479 9:45AM
I noticed this post is kind of old, but is the Amazon link still working? My hubby tried to buy something through it but it didn't work. @Admin - DisneyDiane316  338.9 #754 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  338.9 #754 6:42PM

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