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5 THINGS TO DO AT DISNEYLAND THIS WEEK:
1. Mickey and the Magical Map Show (check the Dashboard or use MagicSearch for Showtimes.
2. Try the new Big Thunder!
3. Captain America Meet and Greet in Innoventions
4. Radiator Springs Racers (get your Fastpasses at Park opening)
5. Fried Chicken at the newly reopened Plaza Inn!
Both the front and back car on the trams allow for strollers that don't need to be folded. We prefer to walk most of the time though, especially when the kids are sleeping in the stroller. I would bring your own stroller, just so you can More...
Just make sure to have a backpack for your valuables. I'm sure you wouldn't dream of leaving yours in the stroller while in the park, but it is amazing how many people do! Grab your backpack and take with you in the rides. Don't leave it in the stroller. Have fun! - MeridaFan 3415.0 #28 11-11-14 7:32PMLike(2)Reply
I don't have children but I routinely see strollers in tram rows other than the front so you should be fine if you want to bring your own stroller. I hope someone with a baby can help you more. - missmimi90 1456.8 #92 11-11-14 5:27PMLikeReply
Thanks guys! And the baby care center is practically our second home in the park! - ericaG 4.7 #17129 11-11-14 7:22PMLikeReply
I usually walk from Mickey and Friends. It's just easier than dealing with getting the baby in and out of the stroller and in and out of the tram. Sometimes it's quicker, too! I take a baby carrier (an ergo) so I can baby wear and it's something to different from the stroller. The strollers the company rents don't recline, so that might encourage you to bring your own. Hope that helps! - IDVandalSkipperCM 2172.4 #54 11-11-14 8:38PMLikeReply
People in shorts churros pretzels Ariel and othe princesses tattoos turkey legs back packs MWing Phones tennis shoes flip flops Balloons Monorail I know others can help me with more - E-Ticket 1126.2 #130 4-18-14 9:52AMLike(4)Reply
It's great that my mini loves it too! We got him Fozzie, Kermit, and Beaker and he brings them to watch Muppets 3D to see themselves on the big screen. He's so amazed when we tell him we watched the muppets as kids
It's great that my mini loves it too! We got him Fozzie, Kermit, and Beaker and he brings them to watch Muppets 3D to see themselves on the big screen. He's so amazed when we tell him we watched the muppets as kids - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 3-9-14 8:22PMLike(1)Reply
Yes, it's up on the "News for AP Holders" area on the website. If you go to the link for early registration for runDisney events it's listed towards the bottom. Links will be active March 19th! - goofymom2boys 1438.9 #94 3-9-14 8:02PMLikeReply
I so want to do this and we will be in the parks that weekend...unfortunately I could only handle a 5k and we don't arrive to DLR until Saturday afternoon. Maybe next time! - AZDisneyfam 190.3 #1987 3-10-14 9:08AMLikeReply
Yay! I'm happy your family get to enjoy these treats! My 4 year old loves the maps too....he likes to point out what he remembers (which is a lot) and plan for our next trip.
Yay! I'm happy your family get to enjoy these treats! My 4 year old loves the maps too....he likes to point out what he remembers (which is a lot) and plan for our next trip. - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 12-11-13 6:03PMLikeReply
I took my kids when they were four weeks and six weeks. They've been Disney fans ever since :). I think it kept them calmer when I carried them in baby carriers, like a Bjorn or Ergo carrier, and it was easier to go on rides together.&nbs More...
Personally, I would want my child to have more immunity than a one month old would have before bringing her into big crowds of people. But then, I was always paranoid about things like that. Talk to her/his pediatrician and see what they have to say. Oh, and to answer your other question, both my girls were about a year and a half old for their first visits. Your baby tucked safely in a stroller or attached in a front carrier with her head covered is actually probably safer than the toddler wandering around touching everything! 😂 - MeridaFan 3415.0 #28 11-17-13 10:29AMLike(3)Reply
My son was turning two when I first took him. I would have taken him when he was 1 but didn't have the money. I would never take a child younger than 3 months. Nothing at Disney is that important. - Lelundrial 471.2 #392 11-17-13 12:18PMLike(1)Reply
Eek! I was in the parks today and I wish I could've seen him! I probably would've been too shy to ask for a picture, but I love his sets at the Blink182 concerts I've been to. He's an amazing drummer :)
WooHoo! Limp Bizkit Rocks!! - joxua 82.8 #3649 11-16-13 9:52PMLikeReply
Eek! I was in the parks today and I wish I could've seen him! I probably would've been too shy to ask for a picture, but I love his sets at the Blink182 concerts I've been to. He's an amazing drummer :) - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 11-16-13 11:00PMLikeReply
Closing the RAK Tonight at midnight!!! Get your last requests in!!!!
Can we add for others? If so please add me for david09 he had to cancel Christmas time Disney plans this will cheer him up! If we can't add for others please add me my fave character is Mickey Mouse! - mickeyat78 1492.7 #89 11-16-13 6:55PMLike(1)Reply
Nice ornaments! Please add me for David 09. I would love to see him win one of these. My favorite character right now is Ursula. Thank you! - MeridaFan 3415.0 #28 11-16-13 7:22PMLike(1)Reply
My kids also really like the theater on Main Street that shows the old Mickey Cartoons.
Step 1: Buy bubble gun and TONS of bubbles Step 2: Give bubble gun and TONS of bubbles to child. Plan trademarked by S.O.A. Babysitting INC - SpiritOfAdventure 1024.1 #151 10-23-13 10:40PMLike(3)Reply
Play area at Goofy's House in Toon Town!!!! Best place to let the littles run around. It's mostly fenced in so they can't escape and there are benches for the grown ups. Bathrooms are right across the way. I tell all my friends with little ones about it and they always thank me 😊 - goofymom2boys 1438.9 #94 10-23-13 2:46PMLike(2)Reply
It's difficult to really see all of of the parade from Plaza Inn because of the hedges surrounding the seating area. The Carnation Cafe outdoor patio is a great place to sit and see the parade while eating
I think the best place to see the parade while eating is definitely Coke Corner. We've sat there quite a few times with a perfect view! - SPandEvLover 2983.3 #35 5-19-13 10:05AMLike(2)Reply
It's difficult to really see all of of the parade from Plaza Inn because of the hedges surrounding the seating area. The Carnation Cafe outdoor patio is a great place to sit and see the parade while eating - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 5-19-13 9:56AMLike(1)Reply
I recently explained the storyline behind Splash Mountain to a coworker. She's only a few years younger but never knew the story or that it was from Songs of the South
I don't think Brer Bear was ever politically incorrect. Now, if Uncle Remus were walking around as a face character, maybe that would be an issue. - JustCantWait 1115.0 #131 2-17-13 4:19PMLike(3)Reply
Don't get the politically correct reference to Brer Bear but that is sad they don't know where the characters are from. I do though, guess my parents raised me up right in a Disnerd family. 😂😭 - Donaldfan_532 232.0 #1457 2-17-13 3:41PMLike(1)Reply
I beg to differ. It reflects what was thought to be the mindset of that era. Which yes, is bad. What offended me was his little Velvet Suit with short pants. And that his hair was so shiny. Yeah I'm a knucklehead. - Butterlina 1470.1 #90 2-19-13 9:16AMLikeReply
If only there was an area to allow for trades for FP! I foresee this happening in the Lounge a lot!
Yeah, it won't start being enforced until the 18th or 19th. CMs are just trying to get the word out that you'll need to start paying attention to the return times. - IDVandalSkipperCM 2172.4 #54 2-9-13 9:02AMLike(6)Reply
This is actually a GOOD THING! By enforcing the FastPass time frame to work as it was designed, this will actually make the FastPass a true shortcut, rather than people using their FastPass at any time... filling up the queue. - IMissDisney 1205.4 #116 2-9-13 10:41AMLike(1)Reply
If only there was an area to allow for trades for FP! I foresee this happening in the Lounge a lot! - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 2-9-13 11:46AMLikeReply
It will just take a little adjustment. I wish there were more fastpass rides like Peter Pan, Nemo & Toy Story Mania. We don't ride them that often because of the long slow lines. - Winnie111286 1728.5 #76 2-9-13 1:50PMLikeReply
I love how you have embraced your signature pose and put yourself in the lounge with the rest of us! Welcome to MW, you'll love it here and you'll fit right in.=) - MousekaNinja 414.7 #461 2-7-13 12:00AMLikeReply
Thank you so much for being such a good sport! I absolutely loved the picture your husband took. 😁 We look foward to seeing more of your adventures in the lounge. :) - Miss-E-Mouse 1388.8 #96 2-7-13 12:17AMLikeReply
Please add me for CourtyAstroBlisters. Even though she's a Giants fan, I hope she gets this so she can enjoy a little bit more magic after her run. 😁 Thank you for your generosity. Hope you get an ap again soon. - Waites4DodgerEars 970.1 #159 1-8-13 6:32PMLike(3)Reply
Please add me!! I would love to use this after I complete my first half marathon next weekend!! Thank you for your generosity!! - CourtyAstroBlisters 678.6 #244 1-8-13 6:25PMLike(1)Reply
I could be wrong, but doesn't this seem like something that would cost the parks a TON! Not just in the initial set up cost, but also in replacing the lost/broken and more likely, stolen bands. Kinda wish we could keep things simple. Not sure I like one more reason to be on my phone while at the parks with friends and family. - Sweet_Irish_Cream 3842.8 #25 1-7-13 1:24PMLikeReply
Kinda off base, but running the Disneyland 1/2 marathon, I refuse to spit or throw anything on the ground while I'm in the park. Some places deserve the respect!!!!! - junglecruisn13 5.6 #14488 1-8-13 5:57PMLikeReply
It's funny my husband always gravitates toward the guys doing touch up painting and asking them for tips about painting. - Popcorn 4.5 #18159 1-8-13 6:27PMLikeReply
Wow...I had no idea about this! My husband and I loved the Market House coffee--our first stop each trip! And with two kids who are "go, go, GO!" the free refills were a special perk. ☕ - Diz_Mel 77.4 #3739 1-13-13 12:42PMLikeReply
This is great! We missed the countdown last night because we fell asleep with the kids, but my three year old watched this and we got to countdown about ten times because he loves it so much! - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 1-1-13 10:14PMLikeReply
Woo Hoo! This was fun! Thanks so much for sharing. - D55CR 249.9 #1231 1-2-13 11:15AMLikeReply
We tend to use our double jogging stroller, its much more comfortable for the kids. Just make sure you a lot of patience when walking through crowds. We have umbrella strollers too, but we get annoyed because people tend to step over the More...
Use whatever stroller is most comfortable for you and your kids. Personally, I'm too tall to push an umbrella stroller and my daughter couldn't recline to sleep...plus there was a huge lack of storage. - Linzee 890.8 #171 12-30-12 9:13PMLike(1)Reply
We have used a double jogging with our 2 girls. It's harder to get through tight crowds, but it's worth it to only have 1 to keep track of. - tikiwhip 205.4 #1810 12-30-12 9:14PMLike(1)Reply
We use a double stroller, but it is not a side by side, so it is just as easy to maneuver as a single stroller. For me , banana strollers are good for short trips, but not too comfortable for a full day at DL! Hope this helps! - 7mouskedoodles 355.0 #584 12-30-12 10:17PMLikeReply
We've tried both ways and we found it was easier to keep track of one stroller. It is easier to keep them together and we've never had a problem maneuvering around the parks. - 2princesses 233.4 #1440 12-30-12 10:28PMLikeReply
Inspired by what one family once did for us, my husband used ours and our son's AP's to get fastpasses today and hand them to a family as they're walking in. We try to do that every trip now, considering I pay full price for an AP for all More...
My mom was just telling me about this, and what she decided to do. At dinner last night, her waitress seemed down & sad, so she asked her what was wrong. She told my mom her car had been broken into that day & some Christmas presents and other items were stolen. Feeling for the girl, my mom tipped her the same amount of their dinner bill, hoping this would help out some. 😊 - London-In-Wonderland 450.8 #417 12-23-12 5:25PMLike(10)Reply
Mine isnt all that but ill share it anyways a lady randomly tipped me 10 bucks at work today and said have merry Christmas and happy new year so later i took about 15 off her room bill before I left and left in notes merry Christmas :) - Hendizl 2520.5 #41 12-23-12 5:48PMLike(7)Reply
Add me please! Sounds interesting. Thank you and merry Christmas!
UPDATE: I will extend the Deadline till 25DEC2012 2359 (11:59pm, PST) so that I can give others a chance to enter. Also, I can't select a winner today because i am visiting my sister for Christmas. - otilegna 1829.9 #69 12-23-12 4:19PMLike(1)Reply
I like the really private seating we discovered way in the back. We had a group of 8 and was able to sit back there and be a little loud without worrying about disturbing other guests
I like the really private seating we discovered way in the back. We had a group of 8 and was able to sit back there and be a little loud without worrying about disturbing other guests - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 12-1-12 5:06PMLikeReply
I think boudin is better!! The sourdough is fresher! And seeing as I work at a bakery that makes sourdough I'm kinda a snob about fresh bread!! 😂😂 - CourtyAstroBlisters 678.6 #244 12-1-12 5:09PMLikeReply
When friends, family or coworkers not only ask for recommendations, but the also call you when they are in the parks for directions, hours and show times (most you already k ow by heart and check the rest on MW), lol
Strawberry shortcake at plaza inn! And I'm always craving a dole whip float! Lately I've also been getting the zebra hot chocolate on my way out in the evenings. So yummy!
Pumpkin creme brûlée or pumpkin beignets at cafe Orleans. Pumpkin fritters at royal st veranda. Carrot cake or red velvet cake at plaza inn. Hot chocolate bread pudding at pacific wharf cafe. Lemon cupcake at hungry bear. Sundaes at ghirardelli's. chocolate covered pineapple at main st candy palace or poohs corner. (I'm kinda a dessert fiend 😁 ) - JenInWonderland 1025.8 #150 10-12-12 10:36AMLike(1)Reply
Jolly Holiday Bakery in Disneyland. Also, Pooh's Corner in DL. Buena Vista Trolley Treats in DCA. - MeridaFan 3415.0 #28 10-12-12 10:33AMLikeReply
The new Ghirardelli shop over in California Adventure is to die for if you're a chocolate lover. Most of their items are cold but they do have hot drinks too. - PirateKortney 219.9 #1611 10-12-12 11:32AMLikeReply
I think the consensus is to get them from "safe/approved/sponsored" Disney vendors. That being said, I believe AAA has a deal and my company offers discounts from TicketsAtWork
I think the consensus is to get them from "safe/approved/sponsored" Disney vendors. That being said, I believe AAA has a deal and my company offers discounts from TicketsAtWork - dessertLOVER 150.3 #2563 10-5-12 4:38PMLikeReply
Trusted Disney sites is really the only way to go. Check out Southern Cali Discounts. aRes Travel I have heard is reliable. You can see more of them under MouseSavers.com. Other travel agencies sometimes have discounts. Don't get shady with Craigslist or anything. - AKMouse 455.7 #409 10-5-12 4:39PMLikeReply
There isn't any money saved if you have to buy tickets twice. There are a lot of places to buy from: Disney, AAA, Costco, Ralph's, and other So Ca supermarkets. Not worth the disappointment if the tickets purchased are fakes. Hope they have fun. - Sugarbuzz 143.8 #2663 10-5-12 5:20PMLikeReply
We used aRes travel and costco the last 3 trips to Disney. We don't live in Cali to get deals elsewhere and both are great and reliable. My dad is a travel agent and also uses aRes for his trips occasionally. - ChurroChomper 147.8 #2592 10-5-12 6:03PMLikeReply
Congrats! I have a question, can you request a certain plaid when you pay for them? If so, I can see a bunch of MWers pitching in to get SUUZ for the day. - Sarafina 440.5 #428 10-4-12 3:29PMLike(9)Reply
OMG, Congratulations Suuz, I am so happy for you. You'll make a great plaid. - splashphotoCM 885.6 #173 10-4-12 3:37PMLike(3)Reply
I can now see more than one post on MyMW and can load more photos from The Hub. However, I can't comment unless I go to Details. " Like" is also now working for me. Thanks, Admin! I do have to mention that I miss the page numbers...I'm not noticing that much of a speed increase and still have to wait for pics to load before I click more photos or I end up on someone's page because I clicked the wrong place as it loaded! - Gia 801.8 #194 9-23-12 10:49AMLikeReply
After the update, my issues are not consistent. Sometimes I can 'like' sometimes not. Had to go into detail to make a comment earlier but not now...it will all work out, no worries Admin 😊 Your hard work and dedication to allowing all of us the opportunity to share our love of Disney cannot be understated! 👍👏🍻 - figzchic 711.1 #225 9-23-12 6:08PMLikeReply