Back in August of 2014 Hollywood Studios offered a special, one-night paid event known as “Villains Unleashed.” For many in the Disney bloggers and family visitors, it was a horrible experience. The event was faced with very long lines for many of the 50 villains in attendance. Many went to see the one-night-only Oogie Boogie show, then felt they could hop in line for character meets, only to be disappointed by the long lines for the incredibly rare characters. I recently found my old memory card from the night and here’s some of how our experience differed from others and some photos of characters who are rare to meet at Walt Disney World: Continue reading Photos of many rare Walt Disney World characters from 2014 Villains Unleashed
We ventured over to the Animal Kingdom’s Dinoland Dance-a-palooza dance party on Saturday afternoon. It was about 95 degrees, so everyone was pouring sweat with the 712% humidity that we experience here in tropical Florida.
I’ve previously documented a visit to the Dinoland Dance Party and I was able to dance with Gypsy Moth and Slim on that visit! You never know what characters will appear, but they tend to be the same for the Daily 3:30pm and 5:00pm shows. The characters are NOT available for regular meet and greets and do NOT sign autographs. They are there to dance and have fun.
Be sure to check www.characterlocator.com for updated times during your visit.
From my viewpoint I saw Brer Bear, Chip, Meeko and Rafiki initially. Jordyn was all excited and I was wondering why she was jumping up and down to see these characters that we’ve met about 6 billion times previously. I know Chip and Meeko are great fun, but why the excitement? Continue reading A visit to Dinoland Dance-a-palooza dance party including MUSHU
My little girl and I set out to test some Touring Plan ideas for the Magic Kingdom today and met some great characters along the way. If you’d like to see the results of our test, just check out my Facebook page.