Disney has announced that the third season of “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” will be returning to the Disney Channel, Disney Junior and DisneyNOW on Monday October 14th. And it will also be getting a new title, “Mickey Mouse Mixed-Up Adventures”.
The show features many classic Disney characters such as Mickey Mouse, and his pals, Minnie, Goofy, Donald, Daisy and Pluto. The show will also include an updated version of the fan-favorite “Hot Dog!” song.
That same day, a new series of shorts, “Hot Diggity-Dog Tales” starring Mickey and “mouse’s best friend” Pluto will also debut on Disney Channel, Disney Junior and DisneyNOW.
Beloved by preschool fans and their families around the globe, Mickey has been the cornerstone of Disney Junior programming throughout the years. Since January 2017, both “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” and “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” have consistently ranked among the Top 5 reaching cable series for Kids 2-5 and together have garnered over 680 million views on YouTube. The original “Hot Dog!” song alone has garnered more than 47 million views on YouTube.
The new season takes Mickey and the gang along with friends Chip & Dale on zany adventures all around Hot Dog Hills in fun locales including Mickey’s new gadget-filled house, the Mixed-Up Motor Lab at Mickey’s Garage and Minnie, Daisy and Cuckoo Loca’s Happy Helpers office. Designed to impart lessons about friendship, teamwork and community, each episode features two 11-minute stories and mid-episode dance break in which Mickey and the gang invite viewers to dance along to the new “Hot Dog!” song.
Season three guest stars include Maulik Pancholy (“30 Rock”) as pet store clerk Jasper; Ana Gasteyer (ABC’s “The Goldbergs”) as royal courtier Wilhelmina; Madison Pettis (“The Fosters”) as Olivia, a young beagle tour guide; and Nazneen Contractor (“Ransom”) as Bollywood film director Davaan Dutt. Returning this season are Jay Leno as Billy Beagle, Camilla Belle as Almanda, Patton Oswalt as Mr. McSnorter, Kate Micucci as Emmy Lou and McKenna Grace as Bitsy Beagleberg.
As with all Disney Channel content, its expected to also be available on the new streaming service, Disney+, at some point, due to the channel providing over 5000 episodes of content.
Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom.