Mickey's Toontown

8 of Our Favorite Almost-Hidden Gems from Mickey’s Toontown

By Megan Deppe

Tucked inside “The Happiest Place on Earth” is Mickey’s Toontown, a wacky, fun-filled metropolis that is home to Mickey, Minnie, and all of their friends. As the town celebrates its 25th anniversary, we take a look at all the zany details, whimsical designs, and laugh-out-loud gags that make Mickey’s Toontown such a madcap, rollicking…

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Toontown gag

5 Disney Parks Experiences that are a Truly Pun Ride

By Nicole Nalty

There’s so much to appreciate when it comes to a Disney Parks attraction––incredible technology, seamless storytelling, favorite characters that come to life before your eyes… but we’d like to take a moment, as self-proclaimed pun masters, to appreciate the whimsical wordsmithing that you’ll find during a visit to a Disney park. Whether…

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Peter Pan's shadow

Shadowing Disney: 10 Shadows for Groundhog’s Day

By Jim Fanning

Looking to see your shadow today? Or do you leave that to Punxsutawney Phil, the celebrated groundhog who retreats back to bed for six more weeks of winter if he sees his shadow but promises an early spring if he doesn’t. Shadows have been part of Disney animation almost from the start, for according to master animators and Disney Legends Frank Thomas…

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Roger Rabbit’s Car Toon Spin Opens in Mickey’s Toontown at Disneyland

A year after Mickey’s Toontown first drew guests into the new land, a ride opened with a new spin on “dark ride” attractions, Roger Rabbit’s Car Toon Spin, which first spun into action on this day in 1994. This was the first ride-thru attraction which allowed guests to take control of their vehicles while following a track — with the added fun of being able to spin…

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Mickey’s Toontown Opens at Disneyland

Hiya folks! The area in Disneyland behind it’s a small world had never been seen by guests up ’til this date, so Imagineers decided that’s where Mickey and all his cartoon pals had been living, and on this day in 1993 guests were first welcomed in to explore Mickey’s Toontown. Perhaps those Imagineers were right. After all, Mickey Mouse’s house was there, as were the…

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