The Magic Kingdom’s fantastic new Happily Ever After

The Mature Mouse™ will miss seeing Wishes when visiting the Magic Kingdom. I have only had the joy of experiencing this nighttime music and fireworks show a few times. Nonetheless, Walt Disney did not intend for his theme parks to become museums, frozen in the past.

Happily Ever After, the new Magic Kingdom nighttime spectacular debut last evening, Friday, May 12, 2017. Len Testa, from, was there. Below is a link to Len’s review of the show. The Mature Mouse™ is looking forward to experiencing Happily Ever After during my next solo trip in April 2018.

‘Happily Ever After’ debuts May 12 at Magic Kingdom

The Mature Mouse™ will miss the Wishes nighttime spectacular at the Magic Kingdom. However, we need to remember that Walt Disney did not plan for his parks to become museums.

“Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.” Walt Disney

Here is a sneak peek of the creators working on Happily Ever After for the May 12 debut at Magic Kingdom Park. Disney Parks Blog

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Redesigning Disney’s Jungle Cruise

In what may become a controversial topic for quite some time, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson posted on Instagram earlier today that he will be working with Disney to ‘Re-design and Re-Engineer’ the Jungle Cruise attractions worldwide.

Source: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Is Working With Disney to Redesign Jungle Cruise Attractions Worldwide!

Free Dining returns for 2017

Walt Disney World has announced their Free Dining offer for 2017. Please use the following link for more information from

Free dining seems to be deciding factor for many travelers to Walt Disney World. Like every other offer, let the buyer beware. 

Free dining can end up costing you more for your trip, and there may be other offers that would be a better fit for your travel needs. Consult an expert Disney travel agent to assist you in determining what the best package is for your budget and expectations.