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WDW Radio Show #95 – Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas, Cast Members: One of the 7 Wonders of WDW, and more!

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, Cast Members – One of the 7 Wonders of WDW, contest winner and new contest and more!

Hello and welcome to The WDW Radio Show – Your Walt Disney World Information Station. I am your host, Lou Mongello and this is show #95 for the week of November 30, 2008.

We’ll start off this week’s show by getting into the holiday spirit with a festive look at one of the very best ways to celebrate the seasons at Walt Disney World – Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. Joining me this week to talk about the party, what it entails and the best ways to enjoy and get the most out of it is my former co-host for the day, Lori Burke, as we both agree that this is one of the best special events in Walt Disney World, and most enjoyable times of year to visit.

Some time ago, I began a segment on the show called the 7 Wonders of Walt Disney World. Inspired by the 7 wonders of the modern world, we looked at things in Walt Disney World that were so amazing, impressive or important, that they rose to the level of a true wonder. After getting through 6, we saved the best for last. This week, a roundtable of guests including Glenn Whelan, Tim Foster, George Taylor and Disney’s Chief Magic Official Justin Muchoney join me to try and put into words what it is about the Cast Members that really creates the magic that IS Walt Disney World.

I’ll announce the winner of last week’s celebrity contest, and give you another new question for this week’s contest before playing some of your voicemails, so sit back, relax, and enjoy this week’s episode of the WDW Radio Show.


Lori Burke – http://wewantstheredhead.blogspot.com/

Glenn Whelan – http://passamaquoddy.blog.com/

George Taylor – http://www.imaginerding.com/

Glenn Whelan – http://passamaquoddy.blog.com/

Tim Foster – http://www.guidetothemagic.com

Going to be at MouseFest? Join Tim for his Guide to the Magic Epcot Tour For Kids (and Parents Too!). Saturday, Dec. 13 at 5:00 p.m. Meet at the upside-down waterfall at the Imagination Pavilion at [5:00] (the tour lasts until [7:00]). We will tour Journey Into Imagination, The Seas With Nemo, and Spaceship Earth. Along the way we will have games, scavenger hunts, and prizes for all. And we’ll learn a few secrets along the way. Please RSVP to tfoster@tgfdesign.com.

Justin Muchoney – http://www.dreamCMO.com

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party – Official page on the Disney web site

Day-Of-Event Price:

$55.95 plus tax (Ages 10 and up)

$49.95 plus tax (Ages 3-9)

Call (407) WDISNEY (934-7639) to order tickets today!

Advance purchase price available on the following event nights when purchased prior to day of event: 11/10, 11/11, 11/16, 11/20, 11/30, 12/2, 12/7, 12/9, 12/16.

$48.95 plus tax (Ages 10 and up)

$42.95 plus tax (Ages 3-9)

Note that certain dates are very popular and sell out quickly. For more information visit the Disney’s online ticket store

November 30, 2008

December 2, 2008

December 4, 2008 – December 5, 2008

December 7, 2008

December 9, 2008

December 11, 2008 – December 12, 2008

December 14, 2008

December 16, 2008

December 18, 2008 – December 19, 2008

Lou’s WDW Radio MouseFest 2008 Meet Schedule

FRIDAY, Dec 12 – PodFest 2008 – 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Disney’s Hollywood Studios (Backlot Express) – A gathering of Disney podcasters and listeners. RSVPs requested from podcasters only.

SATURDAY, Dec. 13 – Lou’s Saturday Night IllumiNations Meet – 8:00 pm until whenever… Location: Epcot World Showcase (Japan, Torii Gate (the big red thing) – Open to ALL MouseFest Attendees – Casual gathering of MouseFest attendees, listeners to the WDW Radio Show, and community members and visitors to DisneyWorldTrivia.com to meet, chat, relax and enjoy IllumiNations. We’ll play a fun, new GAME with prizes (no trivia knowledge required, I assure you!) before the fireworks begin

SUNDAY, Dec. 14 – TRIVIAFEST – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Magic Kingdom (Tomorrowland Terrace Noodle Station) – A fun, interactive game-show style trivia meet where you can test your knowledge of WDW trivia for a chance to win prizes, including a custom Apple iPod!!

Hope you can join us! If so, let us know you’re coming (not required) by posting in the forums:

MF 08: PodFest 2008

MF 08: Lou’s Saturday Night IllumiNations Meet

MF 08: TriviaFest 2008

MouseFest 2008…Who’s Going???


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