Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Trip Planning Forums > Theme Parks Attractions and Strategies
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old 07-23-2010, 10:00 AM   #166
staciemkg
Earning My Ears
 
staciemkg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: TN
Posts: 69

Quote:
Originally Posted by BabyEeyore View Post
We're planning on going on Sept. 23rd for our first WDW party ever! SO excited! I can't wait to hear from others who are going to the first parties whether or not Cinderella's carriage is really not going to be there. DD is going to be Cinderella so that would have been perfect. If not, oh well, but hopefully they won't really take it away! I had mentioned to DH about me going as Ariel and he could be Prince Eric, but who knows. I know that doesn't really match DD, but it's in the princess/prince theme.
If she wanted to, she could be Melody
__________________





Mother of 3... DD12 , DD9 , DS7
staciemkg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 10:19 AM   #167
BabyEeyore
DIS Veteran
 
BabyEeyore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 760

Quote:
Originally Posted by staciemkg View Post
If she wanted to, she could be Melody
Very true! That's a really cute idea. We bought her Cinderella dress awhile back, though, otherwise I would totally look into that!!!
__________________
My blog! Disney in Our Blood

DH and me: DD (4): Ali: Prim:

Multiple trips as a kid (DL) & lots of day trips to WDW as an adult
Off-site: First trip with DH and DD, WDW Nov. 2008
Pop Century: Oct. 2009, March 2010
POFQ: Sept. 2010 (MNSSHP), Jan. 2011
CBR: Sept. 2011 (MNSSHP)
Art of Animation: Sept. 2012 (MNSSHP)
BabyEeyore is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 07-23-2010, 10:20 AM   #168
janloz
Wishing I was at WDW now.
 
janloz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: CT
Posts: 2,980

Quote:
Originally Posted by Symphony View Post
We're going for our first ever party on the 14th I'm on a mission to get that snow white photo too
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cinderella1122 View Post
I'll be at that party too! I can't wait!
Us, too. Have to get my tickets soon.

We will have our laptop at WDW since DH likes to download pics from camera cards every night. I will try to upload pics of map and any info that I think will be useful. Any requests?
__________________

Last edited by janloz; 07-23-2010 at 10:30 AM.
janloz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 12:50 PM   #169
Chelley00
DIS Veteran
 
Chelley00's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Indiana
Posts: 4,866

DD8, DS5 and I are taking my mom for her first visit and planning on doing MNSHHP on Oct 19th. We went to one party in 2006 and 2 parties in 2008. I'm debating going twice this trip too. We LOVE the party and it's always one of the highlights of our trip.

Now I just need to figure out costumes for all of us, since we won't tell my mom we're going until that night!
__________________
Chelley00 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 12:54 PM   #170
100AcreWood
DIS Veteran
 
100AcreWood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: NC
Posts: 1,589

Quote:
Originally Posted by DisneyFirefly View Post
You have options for how to receive them. You can A) pay to have them mailed to you, B) pick them up at Will Call, or C) print them out at home. I chose to pick them up at Will Call because I'm buying them in three separate transactions (budget reasons) and want the ticket, not a print-out.
How much do they charge to mail the tickets?
__________________
100AcreWood
2014 Second Disney Cruise
2013 First Disney Cruise
2012 Windsor Hills 2011 Buena Vista Suites
2010 Doubletree DTD, then CSR
2008 Doubletree DTD 2006 Doubletree DTD
2005 Port Orleans Riverside
2005 Doubletree DTD 2005 Swan 2001 Dolphin
2000 All Star Movies 1999 Carribean Beach
100AcreWood is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 01:50 PM   #171
agravette
Mouseketeer
 
agravette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 127

Does anyone know if Merlin the Magician still performs at the party? I saw where another forum had a post about him, but I've not seen him the past two years. I didn't know if I had just missed seeing him while he was out, or if that act has been discontinued. Thanks!
agravette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 02:30 PM   #172
AJRitz
DIS DAD #420
Galactic President Superstar McAwesomeville
 
AJRitz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Overland Park, KS
Posts: 2,989

We're doing our first MNSSHP on October 8, the last night of our trip. We've been struggling a bit with what to do about costumes. DD7 has her heart set on being Mia from Princess Diaries for Halloween, but I'm afraid that the dress she wants (and the long gloves with it) will be WAY too hot for early October in Orlando. I had a mini-brainstorm today and asked DW to take a look at pictures of Lilo. DD LOVES Lilo & Stitch, we're staying at the Poly, and Lilo's dress should be an easy costume to make (and much cooler than Princess Mia's dress).

What to do about a costume for DS3 is even harder. His "usual" Halloween costume is a dinosaur. But that costume is definitely too hot for Orlando in October. He's been talking lately about being Buzz, but again, that seems to me like a hot costume. I'm hoping we can convince him to do Woody instead, and we can find some cooler fabrics for a cowboy costume for him.
__________________
Aaron (45), Wife DW, The Bug DD (11), Bubba J DS (7)
Come visit the DISDads clubhouse! | DISDad #420 - Visit our new forum!


AJRitz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 03:56 PM   #173
Jen0504
Mouseketeer
 
Jen0504's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Winterset, Iowa
Posts: 262

We are attending our first MNSSHP on Sept. 21st! Super excited!!!
__________________
Jen0504 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 04:06 PM   #174
ebird08
Mouseketeer
 
ebird08's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hampton Beach, NH
Posts: 248

Initially, i was thinking we'd skip the MNSSHP but after reading this thread I'm not so sure. Last year we skipped the MVMCP and I wasn't crushed - of course, i didn't know what i was missing. I wonder how this party compares to the Christmas one. I think maybe we'll just fork over the moola and do it!
__________________
POFQ -1991 ...first visit age 11! POR - April '09 POP Century w/ Free Dining! - Nov '09 OKW - April 2010 POP w/ free dining! - October 2010 BWV - Feb 2011 April 2011 - OKW again!!! May 2011 - off property @ Caribe Royale Oct 2011 - CBR December 2011 - off property @ Windsor Hills April 2012 - SSR OKW - Nov 2012


ebird08 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 04:24 PM   #175
Berlioz70
DIS Veteran
 
Berlioz70's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 6,576

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turtle31 View Post
Thank You so much for continuing to update us with the info. I have updated the first post to reflect the newest info.
So the rumor about the carriage is true ? Wow will alot of people be disappointed.
No problem!! Thank you for updating the first post.

At the moment, no plans for the carriage. But as soon as I hear otherwise I'll make sure to let everyone know!

Quote:
Originally Posted by agravette View Post
Does anyone know if Merlin the Magician still performs at the party? I saw where another forum had a post about him, but I've not seen him the past two years. I didn't know if I had just missed seeing him while he was out, or if that act has been discontinued. Thanks!
Afraid not. I'd love to meet Merlin.
__________________
CHARACTER WEBSITE/PHOTOS:
WDWCharacterHunt UOCharacterHunt On Facebook
Berlioz70 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 04:35 PM   #176
DisneyFirefly
I wind up insanely itchy and liable to break skin
I'm definitely a walking information desk when it comes to MK
 
DisneyFirefly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 14,179

Quote:
Originally Posted by 100AcreWood View Post
How much do they charge to mail the tickets?
If I remember correctly, it was $5 for regular first class mail. I just chose will call, but mail or print at home may obviously work better for other guests

Oh, and print at home is free if you choose that
__________________

Our 10/16 Disney Wedding PJ | Follow The Bouncing Ears 10/10 TR | PTR | 10/10 Pop 2008-09 CM 11/06 Offsite 2004-05 CP/First Visit
Me DF

Last edited by DisneyFirefly; 07-23-2010 at 04:36 PM. Reason: Typo
DisneyFirefly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 05:06 PM   #177
Symphony
Mouseketeer
 
Symphony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Fort William, Scotland
Posts: 181

Damn I was a little excited about seeing the carriage. Hm, oh well, never done a party before so I guess I don't know any better if things change this year we're aiming to enjoy it. Last night in Disney going out with a bang hopefully
__________________
First stay at AKL Jambo House in September 2011, we loved it so much we took the plunge and became DVC members looking forward to going back home

We're going all out for a special holiday. Christmas and New Year in WDW Florida
22/12/13 - 1/1/14 Kidani Village Savannah View



Bonus holiday!
5th of May to the 19th of May Jambo House
Symphony is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2010, 11:24 PM   #178
absolut_mandy
DIS Veteran
 
absolut_mandy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 6,368

Special Photopass?

Hi Folks,

I thought that I read something about a special photopass cd for MNSSHP, can anyone direct to the thread or provide me a bit more info?

Thanks
Mandy
absolut_mandy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2010, 01:11 PM   #179
kastoney
Disney foodie served with a side of sarcasm
 
kastoney's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Virginia (DC Suburbs)
Posts: 1,309

My husband and I (both mid-30's) are headed down in September and just realized the first MNSSHP will be while we are there. We don't have any kids (though number 1 is in the oven) and after reading what goes on I'm not sure I could justify $50+ per person on top of park tickets for just us. Is it worth it for adults?
kastoney is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2010, 03:14 PM   #180
cannp123165
Very Quizzical
 
cannp123165's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Poole, Dorset
Posts: 2,895

Thanks for the thread. We are hoping to attend the first party on September 14. I have never been to MNSSHP before and am really excited!
__________________
WDW: 1992, 1997, 2002, 2006 (CBR), 2007 (AKL),
2008 (POR), 2010, 2010/11 (Pop)
DLRP: 2003, 2004 (SL), 2005, 2005 (Cheyenne), 2009 (NBC)
DLR: 2009
DCL: August 2011 (Med)
cannp123165 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:25 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

You Rated this Thread: