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Happy (Belated) Birthday, Mickey!

Mickey Mouse, one of Orange County’s favorite local characters, celebrated his birthday recently. He first appeared in the film “Steamboat Willie” on November 18, 1928. Ever since then, fans all over the world have celebrated this day as his birthday.

A few fun Mickey facts:

  • His original name was Mortimer
  • Mickey was the first cartoon character to earn a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • He was the first cartoon character to speak

In Orange County, fans can easily visit Mickey any day of the year at Disneyland. Taking public transportation makes the trip easier and more affordable by eliminating the parking fee. Both OC Bus and Metrolink offer convenient service to Mickey’s California home.

Find out about OC Bus routes to Disneyland here.

Plan a Metrolink Daycation to Anaheim here.