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Mar 3, 2014 7:55 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
 Best Post of the Day 3-3-14
Good morning! This day in Disney history, March 3rd, 1995. The Indiana Jones Adventure, Temple of the Forbidden Eye attraction is officially opened to the public in Disneyland's Adventureland. 
 
attraction poster

In attendance for the attraction's debut is filmmaker George Lucas, Michael Eisner, and several celebrities: Dan AykroydCarrie Fisher, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wayne Gretzky and Dennis Miller to name a few.

Groundbreaking for the Temple of the Forbidden Eye occurred in August 1993. More than 400 Imagineers worked on its design and construction. Tony Baxter led a core project team of nearly 100 Imagineers.
Tony Baxter
tony

Several early concepts were considered for Indy including a walk-through adventure and a high-speed mine car adventure within a temple. To avoid a long queue, Imagineers even considered using Jungle Cruise launches to shuttle guests to the loading area. The team tested key show elements in a Burbank warehouse on a full-sized elevated track that resembled a freeway. This enabled the team to test set pieces, lighting, effects, transport clearances and motion profiles.

To create space for the 0.5-mile queue area and the 50,000-square-foot show building, an area of the former "Eeyore" parking lot was demolished, and the Monorail and Jungle Cruise attractions were rerouted.
As I'm sure some of you know, an old Eeyore parking sign is hidden up in the rafters high above the projection room (in the queue). The sign pays homage to the Eeyore Parking Lot.

eyore

To watch some scenes from the opening ceremony:

 
Happy 19th birthday Indy!
poster

Have you been on this attraction? If so, what is your favorite part or scene?

Thanks for reading and watching! Hope you all have a magnificent Monday!


Websites referenced:
thisdayindisneyhistory.com
youtube.com
disneyparks.disney.go.com
mousewait.com
latimes.com
findingmickey.com

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My home!  I'm sad I'm not there to celebrate its birthday today.  - IDVandalSkipperCM  2619.3 #57 8:39AM
Awe! What a bummer! Hopefully someone will snap of few photos of it in your honor today. πŸ˜‰πŸ˜˜πŸ‘‹ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 9:16AM
I hope so! - IDVandalSkipperCM  2619.3 #57 10:51AM
Great post! I remember going to the AP preview of Indy, can't believe that was 19 years ago! - Admin 10:27AM
I can't believe it either! Seeing 19 years ago makes me feel old.  - Atora  2702.2 #56 2:35PM
Thank you! I know right?! Makes me feel πŸ‘΅ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:49AM
I love it all! Had a chance to attend an AP preview and must have been on it at least 6 times during soft openings. Always been a fan!  - ythdudette  1527.5 #121 8:07AM
What a fun experience! I would have loved to do that! 😍 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 9:17AM
Very Awesome Day in DL History! Thank you for a great post as always! - TrampsLady  1641.8 #111 8:09AM
πŸ‘‹ hi there! Thank YOU for always telling me you enjoy them! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 9:25AM
*clear throat- indy and the temple of the forbidden eye is a very complicated and awesome ride. its has so many ride elements so it can be know to shut down a bit.its average wait time is 60 but 40 up to two hours can be expected.ride offer fastpass and single rider options.a few hidden mickeys are in the ride and the skeleton know as "bones" a skeleton that has a pair of mickey ears with bones name on it.a few details about this ride is on the load station on the walls there are two snakes whos eyes glow red. the vechicles are still state of the art and can be programed to move more than 1,000 ways and engineers did a great job in making the cars be the star attraction. many argue that there are 3 rooms to enter but there is one door its the door when working that moves left to ride to the selected room. look back after you enter and you can sometimes see the door slide. last year we saw new lights and visual upgrades and mara voices but was quickly changed back.last but not least the room with the rolling ball...... all i can say is look at the wall..........and last but not least you can find idvandalskippercm working this attraction frequently although with btrr opening soon ...????? - pikarich  6328.9 #22 8:50AM
Daaaaang pikarich, your thumbs must be tired. 😳😜 teehee, thanks for adding all that! πŸ˜‰πŸ˜˜ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 9:32AM
Haha thanks Pikarich. I don't know BTMRR anymore and now having a little one at home it'll be difficult to train there based on the training schedules. So I'll be pretty much at Indy :) - IDVandalSkipperCM  2619.3 #57 10:52AM
I remember the first time we walked off due to breakdownΒ and I still have my decoder card which we used. I can't remember what the coded messages were - E-Ticket  1477.9 #125 8:59AM
A walk off! Fun! I've still yet to had had one of those! Those decoder cards were awesome! Hope you have a great day !  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 1:39PM
Haha I just made a post about this, from Twitter, not having known you posted this. Oops!  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 9:00AM
πŸ˜‚ no worries! I always try and make history posts for the attractions birthdays. Sometimes life gets in the way with little ones though. πŸ˜‰ I know it's your favorite and I can appreciate your enthusiasm! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 1:45PM
one of my absolute musts when we go! thanks for sharing!!! - OhanaPhoto  6494.1 #21 9:00AM
Lucky! I can't remember the last time I went on it....I need an adult trip stat! πŸ˜‚ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:50AM
- pikarich  6328.9 #22 9:04AM
Well done, Duchess_SMK!!!  Super amazing post!!!  Thank you so much for all of your hard work and research in putting these together for us to enjoy!  - zenderella  408.9 #583 9:20AM
😳 wow! Thank you so much! Im so happy you enjoy these! Means a lot to me that you told me so! πŸ˜˜πŸ’— - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:51AM
love this ride.Thanks for the great post.  - joyful_belle131  59.4 #4622 9:25AM
Me too! Thanks! 😊 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:51AM
this is my favorite ride! thank you so much for sharing. I can never see the Eeyore parking sign! guess I'll have to go on it, again, and again, and again, and again, until I find it :) - FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 9:52AM
go with me and ill show u where it is with  then youll know forever - pikarich  6328.9 #22 10:22AM
yes, PikaRicardo, show me your waaaays! LOL. - FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 11:25AM
Yes! You must! πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ thank YOU!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:52AM
Wow! Β 19 years? Β And to think I only went on it for the first time last year!! 😬. Thank you, Duchess! Β I always know we're gonna get some good information when I see your name at the top of a post!  😘 - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 9:57AM
You're always so very kind. Thank you my dear friend! 😘 wait what? Your first time last year? Really?  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:53AM
First and only!   - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 10:00AM
That was my first year with a pass, and rode it a bunch. Got a whole stack of the decoder cards they used to hand out. And I always pulled the rope! - redsoxcarlos  4011.3 #42 10:21AM
Those decoder cards were rad huh?! 😎 love the interactive stuff in line as well! Thanks for sharing!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:55AM
We were there 2 weeks after it opened on a random Wednesday and I remember it practically being walk on lol!!! The CMs didn't even make us go through the whole queue there were so few people riding it! I still have my decoder card too! Sigh...the good old days... - missariel33  2115.6 #81 10:30AM
Oh and thank you Duchess! - missariel33  2115.6 #81 10:31AM
😳 no way! How lucky! Thank YOU!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:56AM
Wish I was there . Sorry Dr. Jones - ChristopherRobin661  277.0 #1159 10:36AM
😊 I heard the lines were nuts!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:57AM
I used to love this ride (kind of hard on my back sometimes but the ride design is quite amazing). My favorite part if either the bridge or the rolling boulder - missmimi90  2034.3 #86 11:06AM
It is kinda hard on the back...but when they added that extra cousin last year it helped a bit I think. Thanks for answering my question! I think you were the only one! πŸ˜˜πŸ˜‚ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:58AM
Can't believe it's been that long.  - Disneyland-4-life  95.3 #3772 11:08AM
Right?! Crazy!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:59AM
Love this ride. Don't know what happened to my decoder card. Have had to walk off, but never miss it. - Winnie111286  22052.3 #3 11:33AM
Me too! Bet that walk off was cool! - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 6:59AM
I was there!!!!! With my mommy. The end if the line was in front of Coke Corner on Main st. We waited in line 4 hours. We each received the decider cards and made attempts at deciding while waiting in line. That queue was the scariest/most intimidating of all. The ride did not disappoint in the excitement of the hype. This also would be the last "opening day" experience I would have with my mom. Memories to last a lifetime! Happy Anniversary Indie!    - PixiePirateMaid  355.6 #701 11:50AM
😳 whoa! Now that's a long line! That queue could totally be intimidating and scary if you don't know how far till it ends! Awe! Thanks for  sharing that with us!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:04AM
Don't forget that with Indy coming in, the Jungle Cruise also had to be changed, with the addition of the upstairs queue and one of the early scenes were taken out (it was in the area of the Indy exit, where you can see the boats go by before the jumping tiger). Also, the time period of Indy fit perfectly with the story of Adventureland- being it a 1930s-1940s era in the exotic jungles of Africa and India. - BaseballMickey  8033.1 #12 11:57AM
Yes!  This! - IDVandalSkipperCM  2619.3 #57 12:06PM
Thanks for adding that! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:04AM
Thanks Duchess! We love this attraction. Such a joy in my favorite  Adventureland!  - misschurro  7739.9 #13 1:12PM
πŸ’— hi churro! We should try and enjoy it together sometime! πŸ‘― - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:05AM
Oh goodness! LET'S!!!! - misschurro  7739.9 #13 7:15AM
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😍 hi Midasgold! Where have you been buddy?! Nice to see you in here!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:06AM
Great post. Thanks for sharing!! - chrismis21  696.2 #306 2:14PM
Thank you! πŸ˜ŠπŸ‘‹ - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:06AM
Another thing most people don't know about Indy is that for each ride, the system makes lots of small, different movements and changes. Altogether, there are over 160,000 different ride possibilities, so you'll most likely never get the exact same ride! - Mickeyfan816  212.9 #1913 2:31PM
I watched something on one of the travel channels about this. So awesome!  πŸ˜Ž - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 2:48PM
πŸ‘ yes! Thanks so much for adding that!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:07AM
I remember waiting in the longest line EVER for this attraction! I was a junior in high school, and was super stoked to go on it, the wait didn't matter at all. Thank you for another great post! - Atora  2702.2 #56 2:34PM
We Disney fans don't seem to mind the lines when something's new huh? 😊 thank YOU!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:08AM
We got stuck recently in the bug room, except the lights were out and it was PITCH BLACK with all the big noises.  It was super freaky and scared my niece so bad she didn't want to go again when they offered us a repeat ride! - Normstar  102.8 #3645 3:08PM
😳😩 oh my gosh! I would have been freaking out! That part is by far the scariest!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:09AM
Awesome, Indiana Jones and I share the same B-day.  It's fitting that this was my first ride of the day!! - DivaDeVil  18.7 #8026 5:19PM
Awe! Happy belated birthday! Hope it was amazing!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:10AM
I remember the tv commercials for this, too! Ah I hope it's open next Monday!! - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 6:50PM
I forgot about those! I should have added one lol! I hope you get to enjoy it Monday as well!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:11AM
I waited like 2 hours for Indiana Jones during Grad Night in 1998 - Chumash28  1567.0 #117 6:55PM
No way! My grad night was that year too! 😊 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:12AM
You put so much work into these amazing history posts, I can't thank you enough!! I remember how blown away I was the first time I rode this!! It was and still is incredible!! I didn't remember that the Jungle Cruise was rerouted wow!! Thanks again!! πŸ’– - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #203 8:06PM
D'awe and you're always so awesome about telling me you enjoy them! Means the world to me! Thank YOU! Lit really is such a cool attraction!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:13AM
Thank you so much.  I love these Disney history posts. - potatohead25  804.0 #249 8:35PM
Oh you're so welcome! Overjoyed you enjoy them and told me so! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:13AM
My memory is hazy, but I do remember being in the line for the ride the month of the opening, and it extending all the way to Main Street!!! - Grindcore  568.8 #388 9:09PM
😳 whoa! That's nuts!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:14AM
Wow!!! 1⃣9⃣ Years of fun sure does fly by - MinnieMyLove  246.1 #1469 9:10PM
You know that's what they say when you're having fun right?'  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:14AM
I remember one of soft opening requirements was you had to prove your last name was Jones. Anyone else remember that? - CM_Shadowgamer  2583.3 #60 10:06PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ how funny!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:15AM
Thanks for the great post Duchess! - GrumpyPirateDad  1951.3 #94 10:08PM
My pleasure Sir! Thanks for fighting with your phone to tell me so! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:15AM
Hi Duchess and Happy Tuesday!!  It took me to my 6th trip to go on this attraction and it was "love at first ride". Haha.  Its now one of my all time faves and judging ny the constant queues, Im not alone. :D - RapunzelledColey  141.6 #2949 12:54AM
πŸ˜‚ ha! I see what you did there. I think you're right about that one! Such an awesome attraction! Thanks!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:16AM
I remember going on it the first year! I was 11 and it taught me the importance of a decent bra! - WallSchmee  98.4 #3717 12:56AM
πŸ˜³πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ that seriously made me LOL! Support is important!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.2 #19 7:17AM

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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  1272.6 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  150.6 #2790 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  586.4 #373 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  586.4 #373 7:43PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 12:21PM

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- LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 7:22PM
- teapotsandteacups  1547.2 #119 3:50PM
So where is this? Is it the mainst gallery? - Plumiegirl  10383.1 #9 11:11PM
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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  1547.2 #119 11:41PM


 
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. ShariRenee
509.53

4. Coaster
499.13

5. teapotsandteacups
494.8

6. secretagentangel
463.03

7. goofygal
366.57

8. connielu
354

9. jacdanfan
350.37

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 #4125 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  8056.8 #11 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  2964.9 #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 #1219 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 #4581 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  19.0 #7946 7:00PM

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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  327.0 #811 2:49PM
I Loved across the street once. - nitromouse  300.6 #975 10:55PM
πŸ˜‚ - TinyDancerTay  566.4 #391 12:03AM

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

1. #MWMEETUP STICKERTUESDAYS , PTN, and FIREWORKS!
Aug 30, 2016 06:00pm

2. Drop for the last time
Jan 07, 2017 08:00pm

MouseWait Meetups 2016
what is happening for one last time on aug 6? - MsTikiMermadam  1460.0 #128 12:31AM
It was January 8 I think but I left it as I think it's funnyπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I'll have to delete it😭😭 - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 7:55PM
ok,  last time for btr....  πŸ˜Ή - MsTikiMermadam  1460.0 #128 6:03AM
 I changed it to August 5πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 11:07AM
I spy Christmas in July! - FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 12:44PM
Looks like July 22! More to follow!  - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 9:52PM
Really hoping to make it to Christmas in July - Melody_CM  23026.9 #2 11:12AM
- FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 11:55AM
I'll add post tonight!  - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 3:18PM
I spy Christmas in July! - FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 12:44PM
Looks like July 22! More to follow!  - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 9:52PM
Really hoping to make it to Christmas in July - Melody_CM  23026.9 #2 11:12AM
- FrankenweenieVelinee  3792.2 #43 11:55AM
I'll add post tonight!  - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 3:18PM
At the tone pacific standard time will be 1215 and 00 seconds - pikarich  6328.9 #22 2:14PM
Beeeeeep - redsoxcarlos  4011.3 #42 4:12AM


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  124.0 #3235 4:37PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #2119 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  1460.0 #128 5:56AM
Thank you to all who post from the park!! Love seeing the park when I cannot be there. - snowgrey  8.0 #13541 2:49PM
Top of the list  - buzzgoneyear92  276.2 #1167 12:09AM

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

1. Winnie111286
7109

2. uscdisneyteacher
6970

3. CobbPR
6911

4. misschurro
6347

5. Dave
6164

6. BaseballMickey
6042

7. pikarich
5821

8. Plumiegirl
5601

9. Duchess_SMK
5550

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  586.4 #373 8:06PM
This is so true, it never changes, what's up with that lol - itsmyglassslipper  534.5 #422 12:28PM
I know and I'm still on itπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Plumiegirl  10383.1 #9 5:56PM

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 #335 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  20.6 #7586 11:53PM
Saturday's rule! One of the perks of a premium pass!  - snappy  451.5 #521 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 #2290 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  293.0 #1024 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  8056.8 #11 1:41PM

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  1152.2 #170 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  2075.2 #84 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  433.2 #542 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  78.2 #4125 2:38PM

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 #1004 7:42PM
- MommyandBash  433.2 #542 4:52PM
We want more books - sctoaonk75  295.3 #1004 7:42PM
- sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 12:55PM

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 #4291 9:01AM
- DisneyMom13  346.4 #727 10:32AM
 to  - DisneyHeidi09  264.4 #1293 5:18PM
 Always taking care of us... we love u Admin!!!  - calidream1  398.0 #601 7:05PM
Welcome. Enjoy your Disney day. - mrsccc2  16.4 #8617 3:11PM
 and  - vellybelly  7.5 #0 10:47PM


 
MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Winnie111286
1626.74

2. Melody_CM
1224.61

3. ShariRenee
691.59

4. teapotsandteacups
595.72

5. secretagentangel
578.73

6. Coaster
499.13

7. jacdanfan
481.54

8. goofygal
414.66

9. connielu
357.69

10. sawman911
285.09



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 #31602 2:03AM
Wow I've never made a list before. Thanks - disneybob49  1106.1 #180 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  1272.6 #0 7:22PM
I have got to get myself on this list!!! - AngiMouse  155.2 #2720 11:36AM

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  2964.9 #50 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  346.4 #727 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  346.4 #727 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  3346.1 #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 #69237 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.2 #542 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  1603.7 #116 2:20PM

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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 #1000 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.5 #2646 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  22052.3 #3 10:51AM
You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  22052.3 #3 1:28PM
@@@Disneydollarpam - disneyforme  523.9 #432 10:04PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24020.3

2. Melody_CM
23026.9

3. Winnie111286
22052.3

4. Dave
13820.5

5. Tom
13209.4

6. jacdanfan
12892.2

7. goofygal
12446

8. ShariRenee
11389.5

9. Plumiegirl
10383.1

10. uscdisneyteacher
8710.26


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  8056.8 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #75 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  700.4 #301 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1891 11:09AM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
8033.13

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3672.13

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4840.12

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4485.49

7. DLKenCA
2941.33

8. IDVandalSkipperCM
2619.28

9. Dave
13820.5

10. LilSterner
5828.36



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  11389.5 #8 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4648.8 #31 10:56PM

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