Thanks to Betty of Michael Jackson Fans of Southern California, whom also has the blog: Michael's Heart, fans can check out all the major happenings ahead of arriving in June so that they can join in on the celebrations with their fellow MJ fans.
Sunday - June 22
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel lobby on Hollywood Blvd. Just across the street from MJ's Hollywood Star and Grauman's Chinese Theater
5 to 9pm
Meet inside in the lobby at fountain. Scheduled guests: Miko, Karen and Prudence Brando for a Q&A: "What was it like to hang with Michael on a daily basis?"
Monday & Tuesday - June 23 & 24 only
Scheduled Helicopter Flights over Neverland leaving from Santa Ynez Airport, $175 a flight, 3 passengers per flight
Monday - June 23rd:
- MJ Fan Meet & Greet Holiday Inn Express
3 to 6pm
In the Breakfast Room with a 'Special Guest' (for more info see Wanda Hammond-Peoples)
Fan showing BAD Concert (theater and time TBD)
More info at this link via Stacee Brown
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday - June 23, 24 and 25
(Westlake Studios Thriller Studio Tour - due to the fact that Brad Sundberg will be holding his seminars at Westlake Studios June 23, 24 & 25th and out of consideration for the MJ fans the Thriller Studio Tours will be suspended for 2014 and will return in 2015.)
- Brad Sundberg In The Studio with Michael Jackson
"The Homecoming" in Los Angeles June 23, 24 and 25 at Westlake Studio D.
ALL THREE DAYS ARE THE SAME SEMINAR, with the possibility of slight differences and/or guests. They are NOT parts 1, 2 and 3. All three days are essentially the same.
All Access Pass (11:00 AM - 5:00 PM) six-hour seminar, plus a specially prepared light lunch by the "Slam Dunk Sisters." Price: $249.
VIP Access with Dinner by The Slam Dunk Sisters & Bonus Content (11:00 AM - 8:30 PM) will be the same as All Access, with the addition of a specially prepared dinner by the "Slam Dunk Sisters," just like we used to have with Michael during the "Bad" and "Dangerous" albums.
Plus an extra 2-3 hours of questions, music and stories. Price: $339.
Buy your tickets at this link: http://inthestudiowithmj.com/event-schedule/
Wednesday - June 25:
Forest Lawn, Holly Terrace
MJ fans gathering to pay respect to Michael.
- One Rose for Michael J. Jackson - Holly Terrace, Forest Lawn
- MJ Star Party @ MJ's Hollywood Star on Hollywood Blvd.
Dance party and tribute artists
9pm til whenever the dancing stops!
- Carolwood Candle light Vigil
6:30 - 7:30pm
more info at this link via Divina-Lisa Baham
Thursday - June 26th
8pm to 11:30pm
- On the beach south side of the pier, MJ fans will light 200 Luminary Lanterns on the beach in memory of Michael. Lanterns will be $5 each to cover the cost only. Fans can also ride the Merry-Go-Round on the pier in memory of Michael as well (I believe they charge $2 for adults), Ferris Wheel, Bumper Cars, Roller Coaster.
- Meet and Greet with Michael Jacobshagen
Author of the book, “Will You Be My Friend?”
Hard Rock Cafe - Hollywood. Special guests! For more info on this event see Karen Jackson.
Friday - June 27th:
- Global Mj Disney Day 2014
- Disneyland, Anaheim - 9:00am - Close
Also check out the Global MJ Disney Day website for updates:
For anyone wishing to attend, please register for the Newsletter.
Saturday - June 28th
3 - 5pm
One of Michael's favorite places to stay. It is the same hotel that MJ recorded - HOLD MY HAND. THIS IS OUR THIRD ANNUAL meet and greet with Fans from all over the GLOBE ♥ We are ONE in our love and dedication to the King of POP
**** each person is required to order food or drink or both from the restaurant
**** each person is required to PAY for their own food and drink and leave a TIP (Gratuity) for the wait staff.
7pm show - June 28th
Buy your tickets to Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson ONE quickly. They are selling out fast.
*Many of MJfam have designated JUNE 28 as the day to attend ONE however this is a perm show that can be attended at anytime.
Lots more Michaeling spots on this list created by MJ fan Lid Lilly:
Check out the following links for more events:
Dexter’s 2014 MJ fan tribute/event page:
Global Lights of LOVE via Tube Formj:
Michael Jackson June 25th the Anniversary:
The Michael Jackson 5th Anniversary Week via Stacee Brown:
** Many MJ fans stay/meet at the Holiday Inn Express to carpool.
Wanda Hammond-Peoples has shared this info for those looking for lodging in L.A. for June:
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME.
Once again we're going to be staying at this amazing place. They offer free breakfast daily, very nice and accommodating rooms, free Wi-fi, a pool, a computer room, a workout room and the BEST customer service ever!!! Parking for MJ fans will be $10.00 nightly!! Standard rooms sleep 4 people for $213.81 nightly. If 4 should stay in the standard room it will cost individuals $53.45 nightly. Suites will sleep up to 6 people which will cost $225.37 nightly. These rooms have 2 queen size beds and a sofa bed. If you have 6 people in a room then your individual price will be $37.56 nightly. All prices include taxes!!!!!! Encourage your friends to stay here. We'll be having a meet and greet on June 23rd at this wonderful place too. We have surprise guest speaking that day. Guest to be revealed closer to the date. The establishment looks forward to us staying here every year. See you in June!!!
Events in New York 2014
-Apollo Theater Candle Light Vigil-
7 to 8:30pm
Fans from around the globe will gather in tribute to honor - his everlasting legacy. Bring candles, balloons and your generosity of spirit to the Legendary Apollo Theater
(July 19, 2014)
The Thrill The World Michael Jackson Party Boat Ride
7 - 11pm