Mickey Mouse is arguably the most popular Disney Characters and the mascot of the Walt Disney Company. He originated in animated shorts in the 1930s and has also appeared in a number of features including Fantasia.
Therefore he is one of the most common characters at all the Disney Parks with a Rarity Factor of "Unmissable". Ever since Disneyland first opened in 1955, Mickey has been appearing everyday in shows, parades, and for meet-and-greet opportunities. He now appears at all 11 Disney theme parks worldwide and is the most requested character.
At Disneyland, Mickey appears daily in Mickey's Toontown at Mickey's House for meet-and-greet opportunties.
He also appears daily in Walt Disney's Parade of Dreams, as well as Disney's Electrical Parade and Fantasmic!
Mickey can also be seen during the Christmas Fantasy Parade during the Holiday season.
It is also possible to spot Mickey at the following Disneyland locations:
- Park Entrance
- Sunshine Plaza
- Ariel's Grotto
Walt Disney World
Magic Kingdom Park
From the opening of Mickey's Toontown Fair in 1996, Mickey appeared in the Judge's Tent everyday for meet-and-greet opportunities. However, when Mickey's Toontown Fair closed in February 2011, Mickey, along with Minnie Mouse and the Princesses moved to Main Street Exposition Hall.
Mickey appears a number of times every day, and the main character, in the Dream Along with Mickey show at the Castle Forecourt along with Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Maleficent, Captain Hook and Mr. Smee. Mickey also appears daily in the Celebrate A Dream Come True Parade.
Mickey can also be seen during Mickey's Boo To You Parade during the Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Parade during the Christmas Party.
It is also possible to spot Mickey at the following Magic Kingdom locations:
- Park Entrance
- Main Street Town Square
It is also possible to spot Mickey at the following Epcot locations:
- Innovations West
- Mission: SPACE
Disney's Hollywood Studios
At Disney's Hollywood Studios, Mickey appears daily in the Art of Disney Animation Building where he wears his Sorcerer outfit as seen in Fantasia.
Mickey also appears in the nighttime spectacular Fantasmic and in Disney's Stars and Motor Cars Parade.
It is also possible to spot Mickey at the following Hollywood Studios loactions:
- Sorcerer's Hat
- Mickey Avenue
Disney's Animal Kingdom
At Disney's Animal Kingdom, Mickey appears daily at the Character Greeting Trails in Camp Minnie-Mickey. Here, he wears a Safari outfit.
Mickey appears daily in Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade and also at the Restaurantosaurus where it is possible to have a meal accompaied by Mickey.
It is also possible to spot Mickey at the following Animal Kingdom locations:
- Park Entrance
Disney's Contemporary Resort
At Disey's Contemporary Resort, Mickey appears daily at Chef Mickey's where it is possible to have a meal accompanied by Mickey and other characters including Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pluto.
Disney's Polynesian Resort
At Disney's Polynesian Resort, Mickey appears at the 'Ohana Restaurant where it is possible to have a meal accompained by Mickey.
Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground
- Disney's California Adventure
- Magic Kingdom Park
- Disney's Hollywood Studios
- Disney's Animal Kindom
- Tokyo Disneyland
- Tokyo Disney Sea
- Disneyland Paris
- Walt Disney Studios
- Hong Kong Disneyland