#MainStreetMemos

Quick tips as seen on our Instagram account

Walkway to EPCOT

If you stay at one of Disney’s Boardwalk area resorts you can walk to either EPCOT or Hollywood Studios. We just stayed at Boardwalk and it was so convenient to be able to walk to the parks! Have you stayed at the Boardwalk resort?

Festival of the Lion King

Did you know, the original festival of the lion king theater was supposed to be temporary but they ended up using it for more than 15 years until they built the new "permanent" theater a few years ago! Have you seen the show in the new theater?

Virtual Character Photos

We’ve got another great #mainstreetmemo for you! At select Photo Pass spots you can have your picture taken with a “virtual” Disney character that you won’t see until you check your photos. This is our son Cameron and his friends with tinkerbell and we’ve also gotten...

Parade Viewing

Make sure you get to the parade route early and stake out a place for the best view! Some of the characters will even interact with you along the parade route if you are lucky! Comment below your favorite parade or best parade experience at Disney! -Meet You on...

My Disney Experience App

Download and use the My Disney Experience App to see your plans, ride wait times, restaurant menus and now available- mobile ordering and bus arrival times! It’s the easiest way to streamline your planning and get the most out of your trip! Do you use the app when you...

Disney Cruise Line

Disney Cruise Line stateroom doors are magnetic so bring things to decorate your door such as personalized magnets! It’s also fun to see how other people decorate their doors! So many great Esty shops sell magnets that you can customize. -Meet You on Main

Epcot Autographs From Around the World

Besides getting autographs from Disney characters, you can get an autograph at the Kid Spot in each nation of the world showcase at Epcot. The cast members really like to show off their country pride by decorating the page! It’s a unique way to fill up an autograph...

EPCOT fun fact

For those of you who don’t know, EPCOT stands for Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow. Originally, EPCOT was Walt’s idea for a real city that was later turned into the theme park we know and love today! Comment below a 🌐 if you knew what EPCOT stands for!...

Minnie Vans Going from $25 flat fee to Distance Pricing

Have you seen these cute polka dotted vans around Disney World? They are called “Minnie Vans” and they are a quick and easy way to get around Walt Disney World properties if you don’t have time to wait for a bus! Download the Lyft App in order to use these. They have...

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Everyone, even adults should dress in costume and attend the Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 🎃 Don’t miss the Boo To You Parade!They give you trick or treat bags and some of the best candy you will ever get Have you ever been to MNSSHP? Comment if you have and...

Dessert for Breakfast

Raise your hand if you like dessert for breakfast because carrot cake cookies sold at Hollywood studios make a great breakfast! 😋😍🍪 We look forward to getting them everytime we go and make it a point to eat them for breakfast! What’s your favorite breakfast or dessert...

Shorter Lines!!

Ride lines are shorter during parades and firework shows so be sure to pick up a daily schedule along with your map to the park! This way you’ll know when to get in line for rides that typically have super long wait times! What’s your favorite ride to run to when the...

Freebies

Guest Services and most stores at the Disney Parks have buttons that can be personalized to say what you are celebrating and they are FREE, just ask! Last time we went with our daughter and her fiancé, they got “just engaged” buttons! Castmembers will usually shout...

Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

Did you know there are nearly 100 character topiaries throughout Epcot during this festival? The park turns into one giant garden! There is a passport available at the Festival Center that lists all the gardens and topiaries Comment a 🌼 if you have been to the flower...

4th Fastpass

You can get a 4th Fast Pass after you have used your 3 passes by going to a Fast Pass kiosk! You can also get one on the My Disney Experience App. This can really help you make the most of your trip and maximize the amount of rides you can go on (especially if you’re...

Secret Animal Kingdom Entrance

Hiya Folks! Today’s main street memo is a good one: There’s an entrance to Animal Kingdom if you go through the Rain Forest Cafe! We used it last time we were in Disney World and walked right into the park, no wait! Have you ever used this entrance? Comment if you...

Introducing Main Street Memos

On days when we don’t have a blog post for you all to read we will be posting a tip or trick we have learned over the years! Today’s Main Street Memo is: Walt Disney Parks actually let people into the parks about 20-30 minutes before the posted time so get there...