Category Archives: Disney

You don’t want to miss this! Exclusive True Original Mickey Merch Collaborations for every Disney fan.

Happy Thursday Main Streeters and Welcome Back! In less than a week the Big Cheese himself officially turns the big 9-0. Sunday, November 18th is Mickey’s actual birthday, but let’s be honest, the Mouse has been celebrating this milestone birthday for a few weeks now. Earlier in November, we got Mickey’s 90th Spectacular, a 2-hour primetime event celebrating Mickey that included star studded musical performan Continue Reading

Not Ready to let Halloween go? Coco can help!

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! I hope you all survived Halloween Night. If you’re not quite ready to let the Halloween season go, I have some good news for you; today is November 1st, also known as the traditional Mexican holiday called Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead. If this sounds familiar to you, it’s because Disney/Pixar made a movie about this holiday called Coco. This holiday is a big deal in Mexi Continue Reading

Hocus Pocus Tour ~ See the Real Life Places Featured in the Movie!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… HALLOWEEN! Bring on the candy, costumes, parties, and best of all, the movies! One of the most beloved Halloween movies is Hocus Pocus, a tale of 3 sisters who were captured and hanged in Salem, Massachusetts who are resurrected 300 years later, that came out in 1993 and stars Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker. For those who have watched the Continue Reading

One Step Closer to a New Island

As we reported back in May, Disney has been in the works to purchase a second island in the Bahamas. Well, today they are one step closer. According to EyeWitness News Bahamas, Disney Cruise line has gotten the green light to move forward with their plans to purchase the 700-acre (est.) property. Lighthouse Point is located at the southernmost point of South Eleuthera, which is located south of Disney’s curre Continue Reading

Sheik or Shriek Pumpkin Topiary – Easy DIY Project

Happy Thursday Main Streeters. With less than a week until All Hallows Eve, it’s still not too late to decorate for the festivities. Today, I’m going to share with you an easy DIY project with a Disney twist that you can use to decorate your home for Halloween and even keep up through the Thanksgiving holiday. You’ll need a few things to build your topiary: Foam Pumpkins of various sizes (large, medium, smal Continue Reading

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks

If you are looking for a Mickey pretzel and a soda while at Walt Disney World, be prepared to fork over a little more cash. Disney has raised the price on popular snack items and both fountain and bottled drinks throughout the park, to include the Quick Service restaurants and food carts. While increasing prices at Disney is a common occurrence, the most recent hike is pretty significant, with some items costing mu Continue Reading

Cooking Up Some Disney Fun

There’s something cooking at the Disney Store this month. Disney Eats has been holding demonstrations in every Disney Store during the month of September. Each Saturday, at 3:00pm, a cast member leads the group in a hands on demonstration using the new line of Disney Eat cooking utensils. Since there are no ovens, the kids make sticky dough from flour, salt, and water. I decided to take my two daughters, Continue Reading

13 Fun Facts About The Nightmare Before Christmas

Halloween or Christmas? That’s always the debate surrounding The Nightmare Before Christmas. Since we are on the cusp of both holidays, let’s learn more about one of our favorite Hallowistmas movie! Much to the surprise of fans, The Nightmare Before Christmas wasn’t actually directed by Tim Burton, who was busy on the set of Batman Returns. Henry Selick, a colleague of Burton, directed the movie Continue Reading

Goodbye Rafiki’s Planet Watch

Rafiki’s Planet Watch, the popular attraction in Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom, will soon end. Rumors have swirled for years about its closing, and although it was thought to be placed on a seasonal schedule, we are hearing that it’s now finally being closed permanently. On the Walt Disney World website, hours for Rafiki’s Planet Watch go through September 29th, but hours beyond that aren Continue Reading

Hidden Jack Skellington?

Welcome Foolish Mortals, to the Haunted Mansion! We all know and love those famous words and can probably recite the transcript for the entire ride. I know my family can! In my deepest ‘spooky voice’ I attempt to do my best Paul Frees impression, not as successfully as I would like but that’s beside the point. While on a visit to Magic Kingdom a few summers ago, we got caught in a pretty lengthy rain storm. Continue Reading

My Favorite Disney Memory – What is yours?

Who remembers the morning show that used to take place every morning to open Magic Kingdom? It was my absolute favorite! The Mayor of Main Street, USA would come out and welcome everyone, the dancers/singers would perform, the train would roll in with the characters, and that one family would walk out to join in the countdown. How lucky were those people that got picked? Speaking from experience, super lucky! I had Continue Reading