From the monthly archives:

December 2009

With New Year’s just a few days away, it is your last chance to make a jolt for Disney World to see the Christmas decorations before they start coming down early next week.

As this is an extremely busy week in the parks, and as many families visit post-Christmas, pre-New Years, Disney tends to wait until the week after the 1st to take the holiday decorations down giving visitors some extra time to absorb the season. Of course, with the higher than average crowds in attendance this time of year, it might be nice to have some extra scenery to look at. Continue reading “Last Chance To See Christmas Decorations For the Year At The World” »


Upcoming Special Events At Walt Disney World

by All Things Mouse Staff on December 28, 2009
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With the holiday season almost behind us, you might be asking yourself, “Well, now what special events are there to do at Walt Disney World?”  Sure, with Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party starting on select nights in September, and then Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party almost immediately taking over after that, you might be concerned.

Rest assured, the Mouse has plenty of special things for you to do, some of them being special events, and others just unique offerings that might offer your next vacation that “extra special something” you’ve been wanting to do. Continue reading “Upcoming Special Events At Walt Disney World” »


Two Classic Attractions Return to Disneyland

by All Things Mouse Staff on December 26, 2009

That is right, for those die-hard purists that long for Disneyland of yesterday, the Mouse is granting you a portion of that wish.  Two popular and loved attractions are making a return to the original Disney theme park, Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln and Captain EO.

Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln

Great Moments With Mr. Lincoln can trace its roots directly back to Walt Disney himself.  Along with his imagineers, Disney created the original attraction which opened at the New York World’s Fair on April 22, 1964. Continue reading “Two Classic Attractions Return to Disneyland” »


New Disney World Special: Up To $750 Gift Card Free!

by All Things Mouse Staff on December 24, 2009
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Those interested in taking  a trip to Walt Disney World may want to look into the new special they are offering on select dates through June 3.  Under the special, packages that are booked according to the requirements will get a gift card valued up to $750 at no additional charge.

Reservations for the special can be made online at, by calling Disney at (407) 939-7939, or using your own travel agent with booking code QGX. Packages available with the special are based on availability and must be booked by March 27, 2010 for select dates. Continue reading “New Disney World Special: Up To $750 Gift Card Free!” »


Disney World June 2010 Park Hours Released

by All Things Mouse Staff on December 22, 2009
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Walt Disney World has posted most of the park hours for June 2010, and they are shown below. All four theme parks including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom are covered.

Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon are open all month. Both parks are showing hours from 9AM-6PM from Tuesday, June 1 through Saturday, June 12. They switch to 9AM-7PM on Sunday, June 13.

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January 2010 Disneyland and California Adventure Theme Park Hours

by All Things Mouse Staff on December 20, 2009

Disneyland and California Adventure’s park hours for January 2010 are listed below. If you would like an individual parks schedule, we have that available for you further below.

Special event times can be found on Disneyland’s website, or on the park maps available when you enter.

Morning Magic Hours are denoted on the calendar with MMH.

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Only Two Days Left For Buy 4 Get 3 Free Special At WDW

December 18, 2009

That’s right, there is only two days left for interested Disney lovers to take advantage of the Walt Disney World Winter Special. Those booking a 4-night / 4-day Magic Your Way Package at  select Disney moderate, Deluxe or Deluxe Villa resorts can get three additional nights with park tickets added free on certain dates. A […]

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Roy Disney Passes Away At Age 79

December 17, 2009

Succumbing to a year-long battle with stomach cancer, Roy E. Disney passed away yesterday, December 16, 2009 at age 79. Roy was the nephew of Walt Disney, and the only son of Roy o. Disney, the two brothers that started the Disney Company in 1923. (Below is a short interview of Roy Disney.  Thanks to […]

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Walt Disney World May 2010 Park Hours Available

December 16, 2009

The May 2010 Walt Disney World park hours are shown below. All four theme parks including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom are covered. Both water parks (Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon) are open all month from 10 AM – 5 PM, except on May 30th and 31st, when both are open […]

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Disney’s Weekend Box Office Results Not Great

December 14, 2009

Disney’s offerings at the movies garnered only so-so numbers for this past weekend, but still managed to have three features in the top 10 according to preliminary reports. Coming in at number one was the nationwide debut of Disney’s The Princess and the Frog.  It enjoyed an extremely limited release two weeks ago, but this […]

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