PIXAR PAL-A-ROUND is the new name for Mickey’s Fun Wheel
Apr25

PIXAR PAL-A-ROUND is the new name for Mickey’s Fun Wheel

Mickey’s Fun Wheel has received its official new name and it’s going to be the Pixar Pal-A-Round. The revamp of the attraction is part of the new Pixar Pier land coming to Disney California Advneture. The classic ferris wheel will maintain its now-iconic Mickey Mouse face but will sport a new color scheme and gondola cars themed to different Pixar characters including “The Incredibles,” “Inside Out” and “Toy Story.” The...

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Downtown Disney to add fancy SALT & STRAW ice cream
Apr24

Downtown Disney to add fancy SALT & STRAW ice cream

Downtown Disney is in the middle of a large-scale renovation that will bring new shopping and dining experiences and today Disney confirmed that SALT & STRAW ice cream scoop shop will be opening up later this year. The family-run ice cream company is known for its taste-provoking, imaginative ice cream creations, which uniquely capture the spirit of classic Americana. Every ice cream flavor is handmade in small batches using the...

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PICTORIAL: Festivals continue as Disneyland prepares for new lands, updated rides, and more
Apr22

PICTORIAL: Festivals continue as Disneyland prepares for new lands, updated rides, and more

Pixar Fest is well underway (check out our complete guide to navigating the offerings) at the Disneyland Resort but there’s still plenty of other new things to take in as the property inches forward for another busy summer. On our brief visit this week, we took in some updates around the parks including Pixar Pier, Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge, and more. We also bid Pirates of the Caribbean a temporary adieu before it goes down...

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Disney Channel stars coming together for one-day-only event at the Disneyland Resort
Apr19

Disney Channel stars coming together for one-day-only event at the Disneyland Resort

Disney is kicking of its Disney Channel Go! Fan Fest on Saturday, May 12 with a special celebration at the Disneyland Resort. The special fan-oriented event will include star appearances, panels, and a super special DuckTales event! Cavalcade The festivities kick off at 11:15 a.m. PST with Disney Channel stars featured in a cavalcade down Main Street, U.S.A at Disneyland park. Panels and Meet & Greets The cavalcade will be...

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APRIL 2018: BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Sale prices on Disney-related tees and more!
Apr18

APRIL 2018: BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Sale prices on Disney-related tees and more!

If you’re into the geeky tee thing then this is a perfect opportunity for you to not only get some gear to represent your nerdom but also help your fellow geeks here at MouseInfo! Plus they make the perfect gifts! From now through Sunday, everything in our MouseInfo Teepublic Store is on sale for up to 30%. Not only do you get some fancy new gear, but you help support our operation here to continue bringing you more info about...

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PICTORIAL: Disneyland construction projects move ahead at full steam as summer lurks around corner
Apr17

PICTORIAL: Disneyland construction projects move ahead at full steam as summer lurks around corner

There’s a lot going on at the Disneyland Resort and it’s a little daunting to take it all in. Pixar Fest debuted this past weekend but there’s still TONS going on around other reaches of the parks. We won’t cover Pixar Fest here but you can find our ultimate guide to everything Pixar Fest for a look at all the goings-on there! For this update, we’ll take you to Galaxy’s Edge, Pixar Pier, Blue Sky...

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INSIDE AND IN DEPTH: Blue Sky Cellar reopens offering detailed looks at #PixarPier🎡
Apr17

INSIDE AND IN DEPTH: Blue Sky Cellar reopens offering detailed looks at #PixarPier🎡

Disney surprised fans last week when they quietly opened the Blue Sky Cellar to feature artwork, models, and video for the upcoming Pixar Pier enhancements coming to Disney California Adventure. We invite you to step inside for a closer look at what to expect when Pixar Pier opens on June 23 this summer! Quick Overview General Pixar Pier Incredicoaster Jack-Jack’s Cookie Yum Yums Jessie’s Critter Carousel Lamplight Lounge...

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PICTORIAL: PIXAR FEST launches at the Disneyland Resort bringing entertainment, food and fun
Apr16

PICTORIAL: PIXAR FEST launches at the Disneyland Resort bringing entertainment, food and fun

This summer it’s a full-blown Pixar Fest at the Disneyland Resort and every inch of the property is ready for the celebration. A whole bunch of new entertainment, food, shopping, decorations, and more have debuted and are ready to enjoy now though September 3! We’ll take a full look at all the festivities waiting for you now. ENJOY! At Disney California Adventure Paint the Night The immensely popular nighttime parade which...

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PICTORIAL: ‘Pixar Shorts Film Festival’ lands with concept art, maquettes, and adorable screentime
Apr14

PICTORIAL: ‘Pixar Shorts Film Festival’ lands with concept art, maquettes, and adorable screentime

The Sunset Showcase Theatre at Disney California Adventure is now home to the Pixar Shorts Film Festival for the duration of Pixar Fest. What will you find? A 16-minute presentation in which three classic Pixar shorts are shown (For the Birds, Lava, and Piper). In the main lobby, you’ll find a nice display with concept art and maquettes for the three shorts as well as others. There’s also a great slideshow in the lobby...

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MUST-WATCH: The PIXARMONIC ORCHESTRA bring surprisingly awesome quirky whimsical sound to #PixarFest
Apr14

MUST-WATCH: The PIXARMONIC ORCHESTRA bring surprisingly awesome quirky whimsical sound to #PixarFest

Of all the things we were looking out for this weekend, enjoying the sounds of The Pixarmonic Orchestra was not something high on our radar. And yet, it became one of the big highlights when exploring Pixar Fest this weekend! The rag-tag group of high-energy virtuosos embark on a musical journey across the Pixar library playing lively upbeat versions of classic tunes. Pixar films aren’t necessarily earmarked for their music but...

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