Tips and thoughts on everything Disney

Month: July 2017

Is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Worth It?

Is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Worth It?

You love Christmas. You love Disney World. The special Disney World Christmas party seems like a dream come true! And yet… You can’t help wondering- is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party worth it? But wait! You say. Why are you writing about Christmas? Summer isn’t […]

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 3

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 3

Walt Disney made 4 exhibits for the 1964 World’s Fair. Walt worked hard to get sponsors for his exhibits, a practice that continues in Disney World to this day. In the end, Disney made a car exhibit sponsored by Ford, a Carousel of Progress sponsored […]

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 2

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 2

Walt Disney was an incredibly obstinate man. His loyal big brother, Roy, somehow managed to deal with it. Whenever Roy asked Walt to keep costs down, he would impatiently say ‘I make the movies, you get the money. Just get us the money!’ And, somehow, Roy did. (more…)

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 1

Walt Disney: The Triumph of American Imagination Part 1

Did you know that Walt Disney’s life was a series of failures? That even after huge, groundbreaking successes like Snow White, his company was often on the verge of financial ruin? It’s natural to think people like Walt Disney had it easy, but that is […]