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 41.6 #4878 (DL Qual #1203

Jul 22, 2015 5:33PM 
Not sure if this already posted but since it's Christmas in July this is what my husband and I do for the holidays every year we march in our towns holiday festival of lights parade that of course was inspired by Disneyland and the electrical light parade  More...

Thanks I'm gonna have nightmares 😢 - Dave  12980.5 #2 5:49PM
Hahahahahaha! That's funny! - secretagentangel  1950.6 #75 6:02PM
It was so nice meeting you!!!! - TinkerSchelle  1776.5 #86 7:01PM
It was nice meeting you too  - disneychu  41.6 #4878 7:09PM
   Super fun shot!  Ya know, Johnny played a pretty great wolf recently. πŸ‘πŸ‘ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  198.9 #1931 7:09PM
I know my husband would love to have a costume like Johnny's he always ends up wearing an ice vest under this running around after me in November in California where it's quite warm even for a nighttime parade - disneychu  41.6 #4878 7:18PM

 41.6 #4878 (DL Qual #1203

Jul 22, 2015 5:26PM 
This is not from the parks obviously but since it's Christmas in July I had to share this every year my husband I march in our communities holiday festival of lights parade that of course was inspired by Disney's electrical light parade

How fun! Cool costumes. - MARVELus  63.8 #4151 7:10PM
Thanks I don't know how old the wolf costume is my husband has worn it for the 20 plus years we have been in the parade, but my mom made mine - disneychu  41.6 #4878 7:15PM
Wow, money well spent. Your mom is very talented. The costume looks great. - MARVELus  63.8 #4151 7:18PM
Thank you again - disneychu  41.6 #4878 9:59PM

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 2701.8 #43 (DL Qual #58

Jun 25, 2015 10:22AM 
#tbt to last year's Β‘Viva Navidad! Street Party! Although I'm not stoked about Christmas being only 6 months from today, I do hope that DCA continues to host Β‘Viva Navidad! The street party is one of my all time favorite parades. So vibrant and festive!

yea I'm not stoked either...Let me enjoy my summer!!!!!! - Dave  12980.5 #2 10:42AM
I love this too!!  But yes...no Xmas yet at all for me, enjoying summer way too much for now.  - MinnieMousewife  886.5 #188 10:27AM
We're two months away from our Holiday planning meeting at work. 😷 So not ready! - Atora  2701.8 #43 10:32AM
😭work is actually easier for me at Xmas time but still no!! Time goes too fast... - MinnieMousewife  886.5 #188 10:33AM
- jacdanfan  9179.5 #3 12:38PM
Agreed and agreed! ;) - ShariRenee  6274.1 #14 1:04PM

 4318.6 #27 (DL Qual #10

Dec 31, 2014 8:52AM 
warning, Christmas parade spam coming.i wasn't able to post these live from the park yesterday but I want to share some pics of the parade from yesterday and a few more. enjoy

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 4318.6 #27 (DL Qual #10

Dec 8, 2014 10:05AM 
#Holiday tips end of the year. As we gast approach the of the year.for those that visit the parks from about Dec 21st till Jan 5, remember to plan accordingly as these are the busiest day at the resort. The most packed days are from Christmas day till new years day. Grab fasspass early as they do run put and remember you can get a new one at 2 hrs if your pass is for later in the day past the 2 hr  More...

Thank you kindly for that helpful information 😁 - jess86  33.3 #5348 11:28PM
Great info. - DLKenCA  2320.8 #55 10:49AM
- Plumiegirl  9168.2 #4 10:51PM
Thank you kindly for that helpful information 😁 - jess86  33.3 #5348 11:28PM

 1279.0 #121 (DL Qual #60

Nov 9, 2014 1:40PM 
Part 2 of 2 Today, Christmas has begun full blown at the Disney Paris Resort. I wanted to share the videos of the holiday celebrations with all of you. This one shows the Christmas Parade with Santa Claus. http://www.youtube.com/embed/GSc7QgS24qs

Bump - LaBelleParis  1279.0 #121 7:02PM
I couldn't get it to play yesterday, but it worked today!  That is very cute!  I love seeing Clarice and Daisy, as well as Huey, Dewey, and Louie.  The gingerbread men are fun, too! βœ¨πŸŽ„πŸŽ… - Spoonful_O_Sugar  600.2 #319 7:24PM
how fun!! I would love to visit one of the Disney parks on another continent, but I would starve.  I don't speak the language, so I can't order food. - GoofyMom77  725.4 #246 8:23PM
Well that's not completely true. I do speak a little french, but not enough to order food. - GoofyMom77  725.4 #246 8:24PM
I'm pretty sure most of the menus are available in English at disney parks, and it's pretty widely spoken in Europe.  I don't know for sure, but I imagine English fluency is something that's either required or highly recommended for CMs.  If all else fails, just order a baguette and Nutella, haha - Spoonful_O_Sugar  600.2 #319 10:17PM

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Nov 7, 2014 7:50PM 
ABC's Christmas Day Parade will be taped on Sunday-Monday (not Saturday). There will also be a performance in Cars Land on Monday. If you find out who will be performing please post, thanks!

This was just posted on Disneyland Today's Twitter account (hopefully it's accurate!)Sunday: Sleeping beauty's castle: Train 9-10:30 am, Trey Songz 12-1pm, and Cars Land: Lucy Hale 2-3:30pmMonday: Sleeping beauty's castle: Trisha Yearwood 1:30-3pm  - Ashley1024  27.7 #5824 9:29AM
@foundpluto1 - Donaldfan_532  239.8 #1414 10:11PM
@@Donaldfan_532 I think I feel a cold coming on Lol ha  - foundpluto1  1734.8 #89 2:25PM
Can't wait to see it on Christmas Day! - quote  25.5 #0 5:17PM

 172.9 #2285 (DL Qual #1020

Nov 4, 2014 9:43PM 
when are they filming the Christmas day parade and performances this year? sorry if this has been asked ive been off getting me a job the last few weeks and haven't had time to dig through the post. Thanks!

This weekend  - BaseballMickey_CM  7103.4 #9 9:55PM

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 279.2 #1001 (DL Qual #806

Oct 23, 2014 6:41PM 
Due to a change of plans, I'll be at the parks over the Nov. 8th dates. On the Disneyland website it shows that there will be a Christmas Fantasy parade and holiday fireworks, yet I thought the holiday season didn't start until Nov. 13. Is this incorrect? I would be tickled pink if I was able to view the holiday parade. Thx all!!

Not sure on the date, look under baseballmickey_CM's posts as I think he posted it. But they have already started decorating and they do film the parade early.  - secretagentangel  1950.6 #75 6:45PM
Official start date is Dec 13, but a few things will start early (the parade being one of them).  - BaseballMickey_CM  7103.4 #9 7:04PM
Thank you!! - kueenofhearts  279.2 #1001 9:08PM
That's a late start to the holiday season!  I think BBM means November 13th. In past years the parade and fireworks has kicked off on the Friday prior to the official start of holiday season.  - IDVandalSkipperCM  2377.7 #53 9:52PM
Yes November 13. Thanks IDVandalSkipperCM - BaseballMickey_CM  7103.4 #9 9:59PM

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 188.9 #2062 (DL Qual #323

Oct 16, 2014 12:28PM 
So I heard the Christmas Day parade is being filmed when I'm there does this mean the park might hit capacity?

Only around main street,  it's still not the Xmas season yet and a very short break after Halloween. Most of the filming takes a few hours  - pikarich  4318.6 #27 12:47PM
Last year rides were walk on when they were filming.  - Bassplayerswife  394.9 #534 12:50PM
Lucky! We wanted it to be the parade taping when we were there last Nov. 1-2 but it was the next weekend. - keepmovingforward  204.0 #1876 9:13PM
When is the taping? - MinnieTinker  535.7 #364 9:15PM

 19.1 #7012 (DL Qual #2145

Sep 13, 2014 3:07PM 
I saw that Christmas time at Disneyland begins November 13th and we are planning a visit November 11th and 12th. Figures. What I am curious about is what happens on the days just before the big changeover. Are the decorations up but the Christmas parade hasn't started? Will IASM be closed until the 13th? Please help! Thanks so much!

In my experience, the fireworks were Xmas already but the parade doesn't start Until the official date. IASW has been open prior to the start date also but there may be times it isn't. I would wait to see what the calendar on Disney says for it to be official - brodysmommy  410.1 #506 3:15PM
And yes pretty much all the decorations are up since they have to do it every night. There may be new ones the night before hit for the most part they are all up. They usually tape the parade for Xmas day the weekend or 2 before so most of then need to be up for that - brodysmommy  410.1 #506 3:16PM
In not sure about IASW or the parade, but I'm pretty sure most of the decor is up a few days before (maybe just a few last minute touches missing), so you'll have the Christmassy feel.   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  600.2 #319 3:18PM
The transformation for Xmas time at the. Parks begins very early. The parks start being decorated for Xmas time starting in mid October...the back portions of the parks are decorated first and make their way towards the front...you will see snow on the castle before October is over and holiday merchandise in stores...after Halloween Time ends its a mad dash to place the final decor for the holidays in the front portions of the parks...you will see most holiday decor up before the official start of the holidays and the Xmas tree is put up too :-) IASM holiday version opens up as Xmas time in the parks officially begins :-) - uscdisneyteacher  7667.3 #7 3:21PM
Thanks everyone! I will be so sad if we don't get to go on IASM. :/ - MamalovesMinnie  19.1 #7012 3:40PM

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 189.7 #2049 (DL Qual #1495

Dec 25, 2013 9:23AM 
Good morning MW and MERRY CHRISTMAS! Who else is enjoying the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade?

Me!!!  - ythdudette  1297.4 #119 9:27AM
Yay!  - loved26LovesDLand  189.7 #2049 9:32AM
Merry Christmas. Pirates will enjoy Disneyland today too - GrumpyPirateDad  1845.9 #81 9:35AM
Merry Christmas!  All the best to you and yours! - DreadPiratesRogers  846.2 #201 11:44AM
It came on at 7am HST!!!  Only saw the last 1/2 hour!  Merry Christmas! - msdizmaui  645.0 #289 12:29PM

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 4.7 #18588 (DL Qual #7459

Dec 25, 2013 9:06AM 
Merry Christmas MW...for all of you at home abc is showing the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade

Merry Christmas to you!  I'll turn the parade on now... - BombFrogFormerCM  888.5 #185 9:13AM
Merry Christmas! ✨ - cinderella5  333.1 #684 9:44AM
Love it. - HuntingwithHank  3.9 #23536 9:46AM
Merry Christmas!  All the best to you and yours! - DreadPiratesRogers  846.2 #201 11:44AM

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 8.0 #11902 (DL Qual #6789

Dec 20, 2013 9:37AM 
Hello everybody! I created my MW account a few years ago, but never really posted much and then I was away for a while, but now I decided to rejoin the fun! So for starters, I guess I should introduce myself :) My name is Sharida and I'm from Bakersfield, CA. There is nothing in the world that I love more than my family, dancing, and Disneyland. I love Disneyland with all my heart. It is so much m  More...

Hi and welcome! - ShariRenee  6274.1 #14 9:38AM
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 7103.4 #9 (DL Qual #3

Dec 5, 2013 11:21PM 
#News- #Candlelight 2013- Disneyland Park This weekend marks the annual tradition at Disneyland Park where the resort holds its annual Candlelight Processional ceremonies.  Dating back to 1955, this annual tradition was started by Walt Disney as a thank you gift to those who had contributed to the Company in various ways. The ceremony includes a live orchestra, various choirs from   More...

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Planning to go tonight for the second show. My two fave things in one place, Church & Disneyland! Hope the rain is gone by then!  - breathe_in_the_happiness  716.6 #251 8:54AM
My heart is so broken that I won't be there. After being in the cast choir for two years it's killing me that I'm missing it. I hope everyone there enjoys it! It truly is spectacular.  - lostgirl7988  697.8 #258 11:35PM
Wish you could be there Becca. Emily took your place this year, and is really enjoying being in the choir. I admire the CM's and their dedication.  It takes a lot of time, adjusting work schedules, and more to be in the choir.  Just another thing CM's do to make magic happen for their guests.  Can't wait to see it for the first time.  - snowwannab  733.6 #240 5:52AM
It was by far my favorite part of being a CM. I talked with Emily when the season started and she seemed to be enjoying it. I hope the weather holds this year.  - lostgirl7988  697.8 #258 8:57AM
This is a totally silly question, but why would Captain EO be effected? - msdizmaui  645.0 #289 2:10AM
They are using it for the choirs. - snowwannab  733.6 #240 7:45AM
Not sure. Maybe they use that venue for the choir to prepare and leave belongings?  - NoHolds  7.6 #12258 7:46AM
Before each show the choirs gather and like up there before processing   - lostgirl7988  697.8 #258 11:52AM
I was part of Candlelight last year and we had practice in there the day of the performance. (Big room with lots of seats, and a stage for the conductor.) - piratelife4me  988.0 #175 1:41PM
Got it.  Thanks!  You forget how close it actually is to Main Street! - msdizmaui  645.0 #289 6:47PM
We have never seen this before. Sounds awesome. How long beforehand should we show up to experience this? - wanderingbutnotlost  454.5 #447 9:49AM

 1114.5 #149 (DL Qual #85

Nov 19, 2013 7:40AM 
Good morning! Here's a photo of Lady Tremaine looking "fabu" during the Christmas parade! πŸ’ƒ taken Sunday 😁 #christmasfantasyparade

fabulous pic! always one of my favs :) - OrtensialovesOswald  33.4 #5343 7:42AM
Anastasia and Drizella are my faves 😁 - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #149 8:07AM
Work it - carminaire  700.3 #254 7:52AM
She looks fab - Linzee  1095.3 #154 8:16AM
Doesn't she? I love all the holiday dresses during the princess segment! - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #149 10:34AM
Beautiful.  - erinten  539.8 #359 8:33AM

 5.7 #15640 (DL Qual #3835

Nov 10, 2013 7:31PM 
Taping of Christmas Day parade. Woody rocks!

I went to fliming both days - mickeyfan4ever1928  196.1 #1974 7:36PM
Ahaha! Rocks. Yeah, I get it. Heehee - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5468.8 #17 7:45PM
Awesome pic!! - iLUVdisney19  30.2 #5594 8:25PM

 5.7 #15640 (DL Qual #3835

Nov 10, 2013 10:02AM 
Christmas day parade filming. ..so fun


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 5.8 #15369 (DL Qual #4852

Nov 9, 2013 11:08PM 
Got to see Jordin Sparks and her fiancΓ© Jason Derulo perform for the ABC Family Disney Christmas Day Parade taping front the pits :)

They are like the cutest couple  - Cinderellaaa  165.2 #2420 11:21PM
Great picture!😊 - Missymoo  699.4 #255 11:22PM
Cool! I was in the pit on the other side. - JenGwen323  1728.5 #90 1:25AM
yeah they are the cutest couple and yeah being in the pit was so awesome  - Benzygirl  5.8 #15369 2:56PM

 32.0 #5430 (DL Qual #1951

Nov 9, 2013 9:19AM 
Christmas Day Parade taping today!

Oooh I wouldn't mind catching Mary J. Blige and David Foster! Too bad my mini has a fever. To all who can make it--enjoy! - brigeet  403.7 #518 11:23AM
Have fun to all that are there! I'm looking forward to all the pictures  - leftmyheartinwonderland  359.9 #601 11:47AM

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