Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party: A Photo Essay – Lately, it seems Disney has been in a bit of a rough patch. The Disney streaming service, Disney+, doesn’t make any money and is losing billions of dollars. There is CEO drama. The stock price is way down. And while the Disney theme parks are total cash machines, we can say from our review of Disney World’s Grand Floridian that their hotels leave much to be desired.
But we do have one big bright spot to report on. The 19FortyFive gang headed to Florida to get a sense of Disney’s much-touted Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. Our goal was to see if it is genuinely worth the high price tag and the longlines you will undoubtedly encounter.
Thankfully, we have good news to share. We can say that, yes, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is truly worth every penny and nothing less than a visual spectacular that one has to see to believe.
Instead of the generic write-up you can read anywhere, we wanted to spend time SHOWING YOU how unique this Disney treat is and why almost all of these special ticketed events are worth your hard-earned cash.
Below we have a photo essay showing you everything we saw at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party event on the evening of December 16:
Expert Biography: Harry J. Kazianis (@Grecianformula) serves as President and CEO of Rogue States Project, a bipartisan national security think tank. He has held senior positions at the Center for the National Interest, the Heritage Foundation, the Potomac Foundation, and Pacific Forum. Kazianis has also worked as a defense journalist, serving as Editor-In-Chief of the Diplomat and Executive Editor of The National Interest. His ideas have been published in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, CNN, CNBC, and many other outlets across the political spectrum. He holds a graduate degree focusing on International Relations from Harvard University and is the author of the book The Tao of A2/AD, a study of Chinese military modernization.