Category Archives: Tours

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

You can meet a real life Dolphin at EPCOT?

By Michael Mozena In 1966 Walt Disney imagined EPCOT to be the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow. When it opened in 1982 as EPCOT Center it was a true testament to what marvels the future could hold. As time went on the park continued to evolve. In 1986 with the addition of the Living Seas, guests could take a futuristic journey through the story of how Earth went from volcanic planet to a world of ocea Continue Reading

A Look at the Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour

The bronze Partner’s statue of Walt Disney holding Mickey’s hand right smack in the middle of the hub grass is a well known Disney landmark at the Magic Kingdom. Walt’s image stands stoic with his open hand extended in the air as if conjuring some kind of magic down Main Street giving the impression that this visionary’s work is just beginning. You can almost hear him whisper “Picture this Mickey Continue Reading

Escape the Rain at EPCOT

Happy Thursday Main Streeters, welcome back! We continue with our series of Enchanting Extras, which are fantastic tours to enhance your Disney experience. I hope you’ve been following along and adding the tours that look appealing to your ultimate Disney bucket list. Let’s get down to it, shall we? Central Florida is notorious for its summer showers. Even though the parks are already decked out in Fall decorat Continue Reading

An Out of this World Tour Experience

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Fall has officially descended on Disney World, and the parks are perked up with pumpkins lining Main Street. For those of us who have waited patiently, it’s our favorite time of the year where are the spooky energy takes over at the parks; for other’s it marks the official one-year countdown to an event that is even more exciting than the Boo To You Parade. Yes, friends, Fall 2019 Continue Reading

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 Continue Reading

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 Continue Reading

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 Continue Reading

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 Continue Reading

No Scones About It – Review Of The Tea Garden Tour At Epcot

Although the annual Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot is almost over, there is still time to experience the gem that is the English Tea Garden Tour. Whether you are a fan of iced tea, green tea, black tea, or of trying new things, you will absolutely love this tour presented by Twinings of London (and it’s a great price, only $18 per person). The tour begins with a history of the tea company, Twinings. If you Continue Reading

Behind the Seeds Tour, Review #FreshEpcot

I did this tour recently and it was wonderful! I wanted to share Susanne’s review of the Behind the Seeds tour so you could get the details and maybe check it out for yourself! Enjoy! ~M After reading an article about it on TMSM, I decided to book the Behind the Seeds Tour for my December WDW Trip last year. For those that aren’t familiar, the Behind the Seeds Tour takes place in The Land Pavilion located i Continue Reading