March 28th of 2012 The Disney Store celebrated it’s 25th Anniversary, and Barbie and I were there for the store’s opening, so we could score the
special Mickey Ears that were being given out that day.
arrived at our local mall at 9:30 am for the 10 am opening of the store,
and the line was already in front of the store, and down a nearby
Still, we were probably about 30th in line. If you look closely towards the center of the photo, you’ll see Barbie waving.
9:45, a Cast Member started handing out vouchers to guests for their
Ears were given out to the first 250 guests.
celebrate, the Disney Store asked for photo submissions for a
chance to appear on their billboard in Times Square, in New York City!
You bet I submitted mine!
At 10, the store was unlocked by a young guest, and we were in! To see a Disney Store opening, please check out this post.
Me and my Ears!
Me and Mike, one of the wonderful Cast Members at our Disney Store.
As a special thank you, the Disney Store offered 25% off anything in the store, excluding gift cards and park passes, of course.
20 minutes of submitting my photo, I got a confirmation email saying
that my photo had been received, and to look for it on Times Square!
Here is the photo I received with the email:
Please stop back tomorrow to see some of the merchandise I bought.