Disneyland unveils Haunted Mansion gingerbread house

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One of the best things about Disneyland during Halloween is undoubtedly the Nightmare Before Christmas-themed Haunted Mansion ride. The popular ride undergoes a spooky makeover every year for the Halloween season, and the coolest part of all — the giant gingerbread house in the ballroom — is absolutely epic this year. For the 17th season of the Haunted Mansion Holiday … Read More

Episode 191 – An Epcot Christmas

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This week on the All About the Mouse Disney podcast we are playing Christmas audio specifically from Epcot. Since this show is coming out just in time for Christmas, we thought it would be nice to feature some audio from current and past attractions from Epcot that are special to the holiday season. First, we feature one of the true … Read More

Episode 188 – Disney Holiday Shopping Lists

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This week we have a roundtable discussion with our friend and author of “Coaster Crusade” Bryce Yelverton about great holiday gift ideas for Disney fans. There are so many terrific and unique ideas out there that only the avid Disney fan can truly appreciate, and they would love to have Santa show up at their house with any one of … Read More

Jingle Bell, Jingle “Meh”

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The other day I was telling my wife about the new holiday night time show at Hollywood Studios, “Jingle Bell, Jingle Bam”. This show is brand new and showcases some of the impressive projection technology that has been amazing audiences at Magic Kingdom, but this time, it’s on the Chinese Theater. Set to holiday music, it utilizes special effects, fireworks, … Read More