Author Archives: Erika

Keys to the Kingdom

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! The Pumpkins are out at Magic Kingdom, and it is officially the most magical time of the year, this is of course, my very humble HalloQueen opinion. Because the park is decorated in its Fall Finest, I want to share with you another fantastic Enchanting Extra that is just extra magical during this time of year. I’m talking about the Keys to the Kingdom Tour. If you are a collector of

BREAKING NEWS! DVC Perks for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party!

If you are a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) member, then this post is for you. Especially if you’re traveling to the happiest place on Earth in order to party on Main Street U.S.A. with a few good happy haunts. If you’re not a DVC member, but have friends or family who are, you may want to take note as well. A few days ago Disney Vacation Club began advertising on Facebook about some pretty incredible perks

Family Magic Tour

Happy Thursday Main Streeters, and welcome back to my series on the hidden gems of Disney parks. I’m covering fun and exciting experiences available to guests in what Disney calls their Enchanting Extras Collection. Disney is a place of magic for everyone, but it’s also considered a staple experience for families to travel and visit the House of Mouse. It can understandably be a source of trepidation when you t

Caring for Giants – an Enchanting Extras Collection Tour

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! I hope you all tuned in this past Monday to watch Michele and John (aka Panda) talk about some upcoming tours they got to preview during the Christmas in July media event. It seems tours are the hidden gems of Disney experiences, but here at The Main Street Mouse, we aim to give you all the greatest information to make your Disney trip memorable. Last week, I covered the Backstage Mag

Disney’s Hidden Gem: Enchanting Extras Collection – Backstage Magic

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! What an exciting week thus far! Lots of news this week; particularly incredible coverage of a super fun and great event called Disney After Hours, which Michele talked about on TMSM Weekly; the Monday Night Live Show. This event is in full swing on select nights at the Magic Kingdom, but did you know there are other ways to experience extra magic? I’m going to let you in on a little

A DIY Ear Display

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Welcome back! It seems like we have seen a huge surge of different Disney ears released at the parks. So much so, that Michele and Scott have been hosting amazing giveaways for coveted and hard to acquire pairs that are literally flying off the shelves. It almost feels like we get a brand new “must have” design every month. The sparklier, the better! As I was reading throu

The Disney Reach

Happy Thursday Main Streeters. I hope the 4th of July celebrations didn’t tucker everyone out. How about that live feed of the exceptional fireworks in the park? Disney never disappoints, even with a weather delay, it was a most magical display of pyrotechnics that would make Sam Eagle’s feathers ruffle in pride. The 4th of July was all about celebrating America, and because Disney does such a great job of it,