Today’s news topics include:

  • John Lasseter will step down from Disney by the end of the year.
  • Walt Disney World monorail has another unique breakdown
  • My Disney Experience app went down for 45 minutes
  • 2019 vacation packages will be available starting June 19th
  • Block-out dates for Certain Annual Passes lifted for the month of June
  • Richard Gerth…the longtime greater at the Grand Floridian dies at age 92
  • Frozen on Broadway is 0-3 at the Tony awards
  • Solo is estimated to lose $80 million dollars
  • More details on the delays around the release of Toy Story 4
  • Disneyland’s Pirates of the Caribbean re-opens
  • New contest gives the winner a night to camp in Pandora for a night
  • Disney Visa card members can purchase Disneyland’s Halloween party tickets early
  • New merchandise debuts at Contemporary, Polynesian, and Grand Floridian


In this episode we discuss the Disney Visa Card. We talk about our experiences with using the card and we list some of the advantages to having it. We go through the list of current limited time offers that the card offers and then we go into some of the lesser known perks of having the card. Some of the perks include character meets, lounge access during food and wine festival as well as discounts of dinning, merchandise and  spa treatments. Speaking of discounts…use the promo code Merry17 on December 5th and 6th to get 10% off your entire order at our Traveling With The Mouse Store!