July is almost over and August
will soon be here. In this Round-Up we get some amazing
photography from parks around the world. We also get to discuss
the what appear to be recently leaked plans for Fantasyland in Orlando,
and there's more Harry Potter back and forth in the Lounges area of
WDW Photo Report [PHOTO HEAVY]
New member FreakOuter84 has an amazing eye
for detail and color, which he uses to great effect in this
report! From flowers to action shots, this has it all!
Lots of Celebration trip reports this week, complete with Pictures
and Videos, Blue Sky Cellar has received some new exhibits on
future attractions, the latest Photoshop competition, and could
it be possibly be time for Halloweentime? ~ Aladdin
Summer <3 Funtastic! >
Oswald the Rabbit and SingingAngel
team up for this double birthday trip report! Join their Birthday
first trip report! (june 9-12)
winter*wonderland celebrates her graduation
at Disneyland, with her family! Congratulations, and best wishes
to you as you get ready for college!
-- Coheteboy does DL's 54th, D23, Walt's Barn...lives
Coheteboy has a trip report from Disneyland's 54th Birthday!
He also is the first to report on another transfer of entertainment
(with a makeover) from Tomorrowland to DCA. And then he gives
a bonus trip to the Griffith Observatory!
SKY CELLAR Reopens Featuring The World Of Color
DCA's Blue Sky Cellar changed out several of the displays, showcasing
upcoming changes and additions. Fishbulb has
all the details, right here!
videos, 'small world', Celebrate!, Blue Sky Cellar +more!
dland_lover begins this report with videos
of several Fantasyland attractions, and continues with several
great pictures from around the resort!
Disneyland Resort & California Adventures Photos
DizneyPhotoGuy has a variety of pictures of
Disneyland, from over the past few years. Take a look at what
he's been able to capture with his camera!
judino28 noticed some unusual decorations,
for the middle of July, in Disneyland! Take a look for yourself,
at some of the un-boo-lievable photos!
Disneyland Photoshop Competition Round 18
untitled is turning all participants into Jungle
Cruise Skippers, in this current Photoshop contest! Show us
what you would like to see on this classic attraction!
07.19.09 Trip Report
Fishbulb offers a trip report from this past
Sunday at the Disneyland Resort. Ride weren't so much the focus
as was hanging out with friends.
Welcome back, yall! Re-themes are the favorite item
and revisiting the idea of a third park are just a couple
of highlights from the last few weeks. Please keep posting
your ideas and rumors we would love to see them here
for the next Roundup! -Demigod
California Screamin Into A
Quacky4Donald has a partial idea for changing
up the theme to California Screamin.
have an idea
New MiceChat member MatterhornJ has an idea
Street Photo Salon
MiceChatter Alpoe001 would like to see the old Photo Salon return
to Main Street.
hawk671 thinks that the Maliboomer should have
a new theme.
Resorts 3rd theme park
MiceChatter Tyler1994 would like to know what
new park you would want if Disney built a third one for the
Halloween Fireworks + Promotion 09
Goover offers an idea for a new promotion including a themed
fireworks show for Halloween time!
This week, we have pics aplenty with some awe-inspiring Trip
Reports and photographic essays! Also, the rumors are flying
about new additions and updates to the (Walt Disney) World!~
Edo; Winter Summerland and Epcot! - 07/18/09
Veteran reporter SummerInFL gives us a terrific
look at the miniature golf facility next to Blizzard Beach!
She also takes us to Space and fills us up on excellent edibles!
This report is a hole in one!
& sunnygirl's first anniversary trip report
California Newlywed Anders got some incredible
images from his and lovely bride's anniversary trip to Florida.
The lodging, animals, and rides are all gorgeous and the night
shots will astound!
Refurb Blueprints Online!
Wishesjake discovered a pretty interesting
blueprint online for upcoming renovations to Fantasyland. This
is all just rumor and conjecture, mind you, but it gives us
plenty to discuss!
Kingdom To Get Journey To the Center of the Earth
Another rumor hitting the 'nets has to do with the hugely popular
Tokyo Disneyland attraction coming to WDW. Ride Warrior
fills us in on the buzz and it takes off from there!
This week... We have video from Japan and France, in-depth Trip
Reporting from DLRP, and more expansive, expanded expansion news
from Hong Kong! ~ PEZZ
- Club Monsters Inc!!
Ichigopara wonders why nothing has been posted
yet about this new show and others oblige by posting some excellent
video! Put on your boogie shoes and check this out!
- 2009 Bastille Day Fireworks on youtube
The Americas have their 4th of July and France has the 14th
of July! Also known as Bastille Day, this is the day all Frenchmen
observe and celebrate their freedom. DLRP_Bopazot found
pyro-terrific video from Sleeping Beautys Castle! Vive
review and guide to Paris, Torcy and DLP
New member Pulliptears has something to say
about his recent visit to DLRP and his stay in nearby Torcy.
Some very useful information about this lodging option, so make
sure to take notes!
Kong - Reclaimed land may not be used
Hkdlfan has some news about land in Hong Kong
which may not be used for expansion after all! With the Shanghai
park looming and struggling attendance, some of the land might
end up reverting back to non-Disney purposes...
Kong or Shanghai the Biggest Market for Disney?
Speaking of Shanghai, HongKongDisneyland wonders
aloud which Chinese park would have the best chance of success.
Check out the demographics and add your thoughts!
Temperatures are rising, at least in the upper hemisphere,
and summer is in full swing. Let's seen what's happening outside
the Disney parks this week!
Pictures from Bite of Seattle and EMP.
This week Melonballer shares some photos from
a recent MiceChatter outing to the Jim Henson exhibit in Seattle.
There are some brilliant fountain and flower shots to be seen
Fish are friends, not food and darkfairycthulu
shares his witty commentary as well as some fantastic aquatic
photos with us all in this trip report.
Our Room: Las Vegas Next Week
Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Bo and a friend are heading
to Las Vegas next week and she's looking for advice on where
to go and what to see while in Sin City. Got some advice? Post
it here for her and the rest of MiceChat.
Rivers, Irvine - any recent visitors?
Also looking for some MiceChatter input this week is Ortizmo2000.
If you've been to Wild Rivers in Irvine, California lately he's
curious as to how the water park is faring these days.
museum to present life & achievements of walt disney - opening
Dustysage brings us all the latest on what looks to be a simply beautiful museum in the Presidio
of San Francisco, which is part of the Golden Gate National
Recreation Area. Ticket information can be found in this thread.
11 Plus Forty
tiggerfan asks us to remember the landing on
the moon. What do you remember of that time?
Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Bo asks for your prayers for
2nd Birthday! (Pictures!)
PreztelSouls' cat Olivia had her second birthday
party and she took pictures! Check them out.
sassy*tink has some curly hair questions. Can
Kevin Yee - Final Fantasy (Link for discussion)
Kevin Yee addresses the rumors swirling around WDW's Magic Kingdom
Fantasyland. Will it really be renovated and expanded as what
leaked blueprints suggest? One can only wonder.
(Link to source article)
7/20: Dateline Disneyland
- Disneyland turns 54, Marty Sklar's Window, Blue Sky Cellar reopens, Golden Demolition,+MORE
Andy Castro catches up with Disneyland's small 54th Anniversary festivities,
and takes an in-depth look at the newly updated Walt Disney Imagineering
Blue Sky Cellar over at California Adventure, which is now showcasing
concept art and models for the upcoming Disney's World of Color
show. He also checks in with the continuing World of Color construction
in Paradise Bay, and gets a look at the beginning phase of the
Orange Stinger's remodel. Lastly, the Golden Dreams Theater
has finally met the bulldozer!
Update - Hearst Castle, Tokyo Signs, Lion King Festival, Central
Fishbulb shares photos of his trip to Hearst
Castle. TDLFAN returns this week with part
three of his special feature, The Signs of Tokyo Disneyland.
More Disney photos await you in SummerInFL's
photos of The Festival of the Lion King show at Disney's Animal
Kingdom. Sir clinksalot is back this week to
help us vicariously share his aunt and uncle's trip to Central
America, and we round out the Weekend Update with a very popular
feature - more vintage post cards.
7/17: Al Lutz - 54 Today (Link for discussion)
Al offers a look back into Disneyland history with a photo
essay featuring classic attraction posters and a few vintage
to source article)
Is The Better Dumbledore? Richard Harris or Michael Gambon
aidensdaddy poses an interesting poll. Which actor do you prefer
as Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movies?
your Harry Potter House for all of MiceChat to hear!
Are you Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin? krystledm
asks which Hogwarts house has your allegiance.
vs. Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give Up Your Teen Spirit
(and other Mash-Up's)
Sir clinksalot finds a couple of truly awesome
video mash-ups. Nirvana and Rick Astley
seriously? If you
have any other favorite mash-ups, post them here!
- Did they cancel Around the Horn and PTI???
Any ESPN fans know the future of Around the Horn and Pardon
The Interruption? Both shows are not on ESPNs current
schedule. Is it just summer vacation for the hosts?
about recipes from Disney parks/resorts
Can aimster publish Disney recipes in her book? Help her out.
Secret - Cover Art For Fall D23 Mag - Ghostly Tales From The
Can you keep a secret? See the creepy cover
to the next issue of D23 magazine.