276.0 #33 (WDW Qual #369

Dec 27, 2012 4:07 AM  WDW Talk Land
Good morning MW family. what's everyone up to??? guys how does the dining package with the fantasmic show work. is the dining plan includes? I've never seen it and would like to see it. thanks guys ur awesome!! love y'all!!

Good morning Yessy! We thought the Fantasmic Dining package was great. We ate at Mama Melrose, we used the dining plan, so no extra $ and we got to show up to a separate entrance so we didn't have to stand in line or be herded like cattle to get in. We walked right to our seats just shortly before the show started (20 minutes) and the rest of the seats were full and that was in September. We were there in March of 2009 and couldn't even get in to see the show :( That's why we did the package. If you are going to eat table service, the price is the same they don't charge extra because it's the Fantasmic package, but you do have to eat at Hollywood and Vine, Hollywood Brown Derby or Mama Melrose, you can eat at one quick service - Min and Bill's for the package as well. If there are two shows the package is for the first one. You get to sit in a reserved section, but don't have specific seats, the section is to the right, not center, but we had no trouble getting up close. I'm sure center seats are better, but we wouldn't have gotten them unless we were a lot earlier and with two little kids, we just can't wait 1 hour for every show at Disney to start in order to get good seats. I hope this helps :) Like I said, if you are going to eat, you may as well do the package, it's not more money, it's the cost of your meal. - DizneyGirl  1151.2 #8 5:43AM
OK that sounds amazing I am doing the dining plan and will probably do mama Melrose or Hollywood and Vine I just didn't know if I had to pay extra money. I think I'm going to do it because I have never seen it. Thanks for the info!! - yessy  276.0 #33 6:06AM
It is not extra money! When you pay your bill you get a voucher to get in the special entrance. We had never seen it either, once got rained out, other times it was full and couldn't get in, so we though this was a way to insure we got in. - DizneyGirl  1151.2 #8 6:11AM
You will be told to be there 30 to 45 minutes early (not as early as you'd need to be there if you don't have the voucher if you want seats), but we did 20 minutes and they will still let you in. When we got there, there were no seats in the general area, but a ton in the reserved section, but it filled up slowly after that. So, I wouldn't wait to late, def do 20 minutes or maybe 30 minutes. - DizneyGirl  1151.2 #8 6:13AM
Thanks again for ur help :) - yessy  276.0 #33 6:17AM
Good morning. The Fanrasmic! meal is expensive and limits your dining options. It definitely isn't necessary for decent seating either. You have to arrive to the theater as early as everyone else! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1470.8 #3 4:42AM
Hmm so I really don't have to do the whole dining thing there to get good seating. I wasn't sure how it all worked but thanks so much. I think I'll just arrive to the show and just make a reservation somewhere else right! - yessy  276.0 #33 4:45AM
Just to clarify, if you are not doing the dining plan the Fantasmic! meal is a set price for set items. If you order the steak, your getting a bargain. If you order pasta and marinara, your grossly over paying! As far as seating, it depends on the time of year. For as early as we were told to arrive we could have picked a good seat in any section. So, the Fantasmic! package was definitely not worth the expense for me. - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1470.8 #3 6:46AM
Good morning! - jacdanfan  13398.6 #6 5:41AM
we went to Fantasmic in April, and got there 1hour+ before the show. We didn't even get seats. We had to stand in the back where they had "standing room only" it was HORRIBLE to see, especially for kids. I would recommend doing anything to get a seat. Don't know about the dining plan, but if you are guaranteed a seat, I would probably do it! - ncjal  322.2 #29 6:03AM
I m definitely using a dining plan to get in. - yessy  276.0 #33 6:17AM
We are doing the Fantasmic! dining package in February when we go. We have never seen the show either, and my daughter gets impatient in long lines, so I figured this would work well for us. =) - eeyorefan107l  280.2 #32 6:15AM
Good morning , if you don't do the dining plan meal & show , there's no garantee you will get a seat unless you get there 1 1/2 hr to 2 hrs early !!! - skcanfield  589.2 #14 6:16AM
OK got it thanks guys!!! - yessy  276.0 #33 11:50AM

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  5375.5 #25 9:42PM
  - JediKitty  1286.0 #149 10:32PM
I miss the  - DisneyMom13  357.5 #702 1:34AM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
24582.3

2. Melody_CM
23522.6

3. Winnie111286
23456.1

4. Dave
13832.5

5. Tom
13446.9

6. jacdanfan
13398.6

7. goofygal
12778

8. ShariRenee
11922.1

9. Plumiegirl
10393

10. uscdisneyteacher
8766.47


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  8499.7 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #77 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  704.2 #306 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1900 11:09AM

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 #172 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  2077.6 #85 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  433.7 #545 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  84.3 #4011 2:38PM

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  3127.2 #49 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  357.5 #702 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  357.5 #702 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  3623.1 #46 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 #545 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 #108 2:20PM
Any chance of this coming to Android? - dsnylnd4me  369.7 #665 12:08PM

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


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

1. Winnie111286
7352

2. uscdisneyteacher
7025

3. CobbPR
6911

4. misschurro
6448

5. Dave
6176

6. BaseballMickey
6076

7. pikarich
5980

8. Plumiegirl
5610

9. Duchess_SMK
5561

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4649.0 #32 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  692.8 #316 8:06PM
This is so true, it never changes, what's up with that lol - itsmyglassslipper  569.3 #393 12:28PM
I know and I'm still on itπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Plumiegirl  10393.0 #9 5:56PM
I thought it was just me. Lol. Someone needs to hit the refresh button. :) - DeadliestPassholder  386.5 #628 2:10PM

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 #984 10:55PM
πŸ˜‚ - TinyDancerTay  569.1 #394 12:03AM
I love across the street, for a week, two or three times a year.  - crazyfriends  7.8 #13858 4:42PM

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  1299.4 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  156.3 #2712 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  692.8 #316 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  692.8 #316 7:43PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  171.7 #2465 12:21PM

Earn 1000 Credits for staying at MouseWait Platinum Partner Hotels! Each night that you stay at the Hojo Anaheim 714-776-6120 or the brand new Courtyard Marriott Theme Park Entrance Hotel 714-254-1442 you will earn 1000 Credits! Just send an email to [email protected] after your stay with your confirmation number and check in date, and we will add the Credits to your account! Make sure to mention MouseWait when you reserve your rooms. 

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 #1010 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.7 #2659 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  23456.1 #3 10:51AM
You are awesome.  Thanks Admin - Winnie111286  23456.1 #3 1:28PM
@@@Disneydollarpam - disneyforme  774.9 #271 10:04PM

Your Donations Help Us Make MouseWait Better!

TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad 12.46 #3  
2.DizneyGirl 5.02 #8  
3.yessy 4.85 #33  
4.mmddgp 3.7 #5  
5.jacdanfan 3.52 #6  

MW Quality Top 100    Monthly Leaders   Top 100 MouseRank Leaders  Monthly Wait Time Leaders


Use this link to do your shopping on Amazon.com and MouseWait benefits from your purchases!








Get Disneyland and MouseWait News before anyone else! Join our Priority Text List today.


Best of the day
By UsernameBy Keyword
See what's happening LIVE at Disneyland!