Tag Archives: Cast Members

What’s the Disney Secret?

What's the Disney Secret? 1 Truth time; haven’t you always been curious, why do we keep coming back to Disney? We’ve been on the rides dozens of times, seen the fireworks from every possible viewing spot, walked down Main Street hundreds of times, did loser laps in the largest of parking lots trying to find the best spots, and yet, we keep coming back for more. Being of the inquisitive, research oriented mind I set out to discover what’ Continue Reading

Cast Member Discounts

Cast Member Discounts 3 Attention Cast Members! It’s time to pull out that valid Cast Member ID! Now through November 11th, Cast Members at Walt Disney World will receive a 20% discount on food and non-alcoholic beverages at Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival! That’s right! The discount can be used Mondays – Thursdays at about 30 of the festivals marketplaces and is only valid with accepted non-cash payments. Of course, valid Cast Mem Continue Reading

Celebrities Who Worked For Disney

Celebrities Who Worked For Disney 4 We thought it would be fun to reveal some stars who got their start working at one of the Disney Parks. Some you may have heard before, but others you might not be aware of. Taye Diggs – Taye worked at Toyko Disneyland as a dancer in Sebastian’s Caribbean Carnival. Robin Williams – It is rumored that Robin worked on the Jungle Cruise in Disneyland as a tour guide. Steve Martin – Steve worked in the Fantasy Continue Reading

The Main Street Characters! By Guest Blogger Heather Araskiewicz

The Main Street Characters! By Guest Blogger Heather Araskiewicz 5 Arriving at the Magic Kingdom early has its advantages. You may get there in time to see the “rope drop” park opening show. You could enter the park before most of the crowd and run for your favorite attraction hopefully avoiding the lines. But if you are in no rush and take your time walking up Main Street you may be lucky enough to see some of the Main Street Characters. I recently met the Mayor of Continue Reading

Cast Member Magic ~ Cinderella’s Step Sisters are Pretty Awesome! Read why below!

Cast Member Magic ~ Cinderella's Step Sisters are Pretty Awesome! Read why below! 6 *Re-post It’s Thursday, and if you’re a regular reader, then you know each week we talk about acts of kindness or we talk about a magical experience at Disney. Cast Members are great, as you know, but this past week we had a special experience that I wanted to share with you all! This time, we’re recognizing “villains” instead of the usual Disney heros! Drizella and Anastasia, Cinderel Continue Reading

Twas the Night Before Christmas Disney Edition…REVISITED

Twas the Night Before Christmas Disney Edition...REVISITED 7 Who hasn’t heard the Christmas poem, Twas the Night Before Christmas or as its also known A Visit from St. Nicholas.  It’s one of the most recognized poems ever written.  The poem was first published on December 23, 1823 in the Troy, New York Sentinel. It was originally published anonymously, but later attributed to Clement Clarke Moore. Moore was a Professor and did not want to claim ownership of the Continue Reading

Every Role a Starring Role: Tiki Juice Bar Hostess at the Disneyland Resort

Every Role a Starring Role: Tiki Juice Bar Hostess at the Disneyland Resort 8 From Kevin Rafferty, Jr., Communications Specialist, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. One of my favorite snacks at the Disneyland Resort is a Dole Whip from the Tiki Juice Bar. The popular treat has been served at the Tiki Juice Bar since 1976 when the location was first sponsored by Dole with the Enchanted Tiki Room. With the summer heat, we wanted to spotlight Tiki Juice Bar Hostess Jenn Continue Reading

TMSM’s Random Acts of Kindness Thursday!

TMSM's Random Acts of Kindness Thursday! 9 It’s Thursday! Time to recognize someone for sharing that little bit of extra kindness! If you follow The Main Street Mouse, then you know how much we love and appreciate our Cast Member friends. Disney Cast Members go above and beyond every day to make sure Guests have a magical experience while on Disney property. You don’t really get that kind of treatment anyplace else! I’m a people watche Continue Reading

Cast Members Enjoy Exclusive Surprises During Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration

Cast Members Enjoy Exclusive Surprises During Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 10 From Kevin Rafferty, Jr., Communications Specialist, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. We’ve been dazzling guests with surprises since the launch of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration – and as part of “60 Days of Dazzle,” our cast members are being surprised, too! Exclusive opportunities for us are one of my favorite parts of working at the Disneyland Resort. Here’s a look at Continue Reading

TMSM’s Thursday Random Acts of Kindness ~ More Fantastic Cast Members!

TMSM's Thursday Random Acts of Kindness ~ More Fantastic Cast Members! 11 It’s Thursday, so it’s time for our weekly feel good story! Lately, our Thursday articles have been all about Disney Cast Members and how they go the extra mile for guests, and this weeks story is the same. Actually, we have two Cast Member kindness stories that were sent in by two Main Streeters! Here’s what they had to say! I have a random acts of kindness story I want to share from last Friday Continue Reading

TMSM’s Random Acts of (Cast Member) Kindness ~ “No One Gets Lost Here”

TMSM's Random Acts of (Cast Member) Kindness ~ "No One Gets Lost Here" 12 It’s Thursday, so that means it’s time for our weekly feel good story, Random Acts of Kindness with a Disney twist. This week’s story involves a special Cast Member, and my younger son Aidan. Here’s what happened~ Last week we were at the Magic Kingdom late at night taking pictures and watching fireworks. We were back in Fantasyland and stopped to get an ice cream and a water at Storyboo Continue Reading