From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith
As we roll out the red carpet for the new Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, we’re sharing a look at everything you should know about this highly-anticipated attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!
At Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, you’ll enter the NEW Mickey Mouse cartoon short “Perfect Picnic” for a one-of-a-kind adventure where anything can happen. Why? Because here, mouse rules apply! And from “first looks” and fun trivia experiences to special art inspired by the attraction and more, we’ve shared many great reasons to be excited about the debut of this one-of-a-kind attraction!
It seems like just yesterday when Disney Parks Blog readers were among the first to see the attraction’s new marquee! In the story, someone we all know and love happened to stumble across it in the wee hours of the morning and made some magic happen.
During the Disney Channel holiday special, “Disney Channel Holiday Party @Walt Disney World,” viewers got a special look at Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway rolling into Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida on March 4, 2020, and coming to Disneyland park in California in 2022.
With an original story and lovable theme song, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway uses state-of-the-art technologies and dazzling visual effects to transform the cartoon world into an incredible and immersive multidimensional experience.
At Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, guests have the opportunity to embark on a whirlwind adventure using either FastPass+ (as available) or a standby line. FastPass+ for this new attraction was made available in My Disney Experience app for guests planning visits on or after March 4.
You can discover the zany cartoon world of animated shorts with Mickey & Minnie’s Trivia Time – Mouse Rules Apply!, a trivia game in the Play Disney Parks app that celebrates the openings of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway attraction and “Vacation Fun” at Mickey Shorts Theater in Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
We’re celebrating Mickey & Minnie’s birthday with the release of this poster for their first-ever ride-through…
For Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse birthdays, we shared the first of a 2020 series of poster art to celebrate this attraction. Before experiencing Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, you’ll see posters of these existing award-winning shorts that might have previously premiered at the Chinese Theatre – all created specifically for the attraction by Walt Disney Imagineering and Disney Television Animation. Here are some favorites:
Let us know what you’re excited to experience at the March 4 opening of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and then later at Disneyland park in 2022.