Always keep dreaming!
Right in the feels….50 CP Moments that everyone has on the DCP:
CP Moment: Saying “I’m going to Disney World!” to all your family and friends.
CP Moment #1 and the Best One: Meeting Mickey aka The Boss during Traditions class. (Trying not to cry…)
CP Moment #2: Realizing that you made it through the DCP application process and you’re going to Disney World!
CP Moment #3: Notifying your school that you’re taking the semester off.
CP Moment #4: Getting the DCP acceptance postcard in the mail.
Christian got accepted to the Spring 2019 DCP program! Yeah!
CP Moment #5: Moving to Orlando (or Anaheim!)
After months of waiting and planning, you’re finally here!!! Welcome!!!
CP Moment: Finding out your program arrival date! #ArrivalDate
CP Moment #6: Moving into DCP housing on the first day of the program!
CP Moment: Welcome to Casting. You’re a Disney Cast Member now! ❤
So happy to be at Disney World!!!
Making new friends!
CP Moment #7: Earning Your Ears
CP Moment #8: Getting you name tag with your university on it
CP Moment #9: Wearing your name tag for the first time
CP Moment #10: Christian went to Magic Kingdom Costuming right after Traditions. This is his costume for working at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe.
CP Moment: Getting my costume for Sir Mickey’s at the Magic Kingdom.
CP Moment #11: Figuring out your schedule for the first time, 15:45 – 23:30?????
CP Moment #12: Learning EPCOT – Every Paycheck Comes On Thursday
CP Moment #13: Going to DCP Housing events at Chatham Field.
CP Moment: Making Magic for guests. (BEST moment!)
CP Moment #14: First day at your new job meeting other CPs.
CP moment #15: Safety D begins with me!
CP Moment #16: First day of class at Disney University
CP Moment #17: Making roommate, work CP and ICP friends!
Christian after every 2am shift.
CP Moment #19: Leaving the parks after all the guests have gone home
CP Moment: Free entrance into Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach!
CP Moment #20: Watching IllumiNations with your new DCP friends
CP Moment #21: Holding a bunch of Mickey balloons on Main Street USA
CP Moment #22: Disney snacks!
CP Moment: Having dinner with your roommates.
CP Moment #23: Making a wish at Cinderella Castle
CP Moment #24: Doing the Disney Point for guests
Making memories that will last a lifetime!
CP Moment #25: Seeing all the little guests in cute costumes
CP Moment #26: Earning your first Disney Fanatics 4 Keys card
CP Moment #27: Riding the monorail and saying the safety message during the announcement
CP Moment #28: Picking up shifts at other locations and parks
CP Moment #29: When family and friends come to visit you during your program and you get them into the parks for free.
CP Moment #30: Backstage magic – behind the scene tours of your favorite rides
CP Moment #31: Getting into the water parks for free
CP Moment #32: Monthly apartment inspections!
CP Moment #33: Going to auditions
CP Moment #34: Getting your bilingual name tag
CP Moment #35: Deciding to extend or make Disney a career
CP Moment #36: Character Meet & Greets
CP Moment #37: Mickey’s Retreat!
CP Moment #38: Wearing a costume to the parks (not your work costume!) #MNSSHP
CP Moment #39: Eating hot dogs for dinner at Caseys.
CP Moment: Having Pizza at Epcot with your roommates.
CP Moment #40: Playing in the parks with your friends!
CP Moment#41 : Parades day and night
CP Moment #42 : Riding the railroad because you’re tired of walking
CP Moment #43 : Watching the fireworks over the Castle with your roommates. Making a wish when Tinkerbell jumps off the Castle turret.
CP Moment: Going to the Starlit Splash at Typhoon Lagoon in May and shutting the place down at 1am.
CP Moment #44: Going to the Winter Formal Ball in December with your friends.
CP Moment #45: Comp admission to all the Disney theme parks.
CP Moment #46: Spending holidays away from home, but with your new CP friends and roommates.
CP Moment #47: Shopping at Cast Connections!
CP Moment: Being part of a team.
CP Moment: Extending your program because you’re not ready to leave after just 4-5 months!
CP Moment: Debating if you should stay on with Disney and apply for an extension or professional internship.
Getting accepted for a PI next semester!!!
Watching it snow on Main Street USA in December!
CP Moment: Watching the Happily Ever After fireworks over the Cinderella Castle for the final time as a Cast Member.
CP Moment #48: Service ceremony with Mickey!
Getting ready to go home and back to school.
CP Moment #49: Clocking out for the last time
Graduation service ceremony!
May 2019: Congratulations Christian!!!!
Learning something new every day, including learning about yourself.
And finally, CP Moment #50: Becoming a DCP Alumni!
Knowing that as a DCP alumni, you’re a part of the Disney legacy.
Never stop believing in the Magic of Disney!
2019 will be the best year ever!!!!
Working together at DAK.
We’ve written two books about our time working and playing at Disney World.
Both are available on Amazon.com: Two Girls and a Mouse Tale and Adventures in the Animal Kingdom.
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Have a magical day!
Two Disney Sisters