Who wouldn’t want to hang out with Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Pluto and Goofy in front of Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World? Friends Forever (MK-10) Postcard A good friend if a friend forever. Spend a day with your best friends at the Magic Kingdom.
Ran across this in a mi-1970s Eyes and Ears about one of Walt Disney World’s Casual Temporary cast members that works the shortest time period every year! Read on to see who this person might be.
Back in the mid-1970’s Disney was trying to find ways of capitalizing on all of the work and planning that happened in the Disney theme parks in relation to transportation. They created Community Transportation Systems (CTS) in order to sell the PeopleMover systems to municipalities and business. I imagine that CTS also helped push a […]
Wish You Were Here Wednesday: You Can Fly (MK-9)
The Disneyland Encyclopedia: The Unofficial, Unauthorized, and Unprecedented History of Every Land, Attraction, Restaurant, Shop, and Major Event in the Original Magic Kingdom by Chris Strodder. Illustrated Maps by Tristan Tang. 2012. 505pp. This is an essential title for Disneyland fans and researchers. Even though it is an encyclopedia, I still read it cover to […]
The December 1972 edition of WDW News offers the front-page spread on the Magic Kingdom’s holiday season, which started on Saturday, December 16. The hours changed from 9:00am-7:00pm (December 1-December 15) to 8:00am to 12:00am (December 16-December 30).
Check out the December offerings from the Walt Disney Family Museum. In addition to the two main exhibits, there are several screenings, classes and events. Have you had the opportunity to visit the Walt Disney Family Museum?
The latest episode of Communicore Weekly (the Greatest Online Show™) is all about Hayao Miyazaki and the films of Studio Ghibli. We take an in-depth look at Miyazaki and his many films and we review the latest blu-ray releases. I also review a book about the films of Studio Ghibli and we share a Totoro-inspired […]
This is a pretty spectacular postcard of Main Street USA and Cinderella Castle. It’s not an angle that I’ve seen very often in official publications.
Looking for some peace and quiet over the upcoming weeks? How about making your own do not disturb door hanger for your room, inspired by Mary Blair’s mural in the Contemporary Resort?