January 26 : Michael attends Lance Burton’s 7 p.m. show at Monte Carlo with the kids.
January 28 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to see the High School Musical at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.
February 13 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to a shopping spree at the FAO Schwarz of the Forum shops at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Later Michael hosts a big party for Prince 10th birthday.
February 21 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to the World Magic Seminar Show at the Orleans Showroom in L.V. Later Michael hosts a big party for Blanket’s 5th birthday.
March 4 : Michael arrives in Tokyo with the kids. He is joined by Raymone Bain, Katherine Jackson and Mark Lester.
March 7 : Michael takes his kids to Disneyland Tokyo.
March 14 : Michael and his entourage leave Tokyo and fly to London.
They visit Mark Lester and his family in Cheltenham.
March 21 : MJ & the kids leave London and fly back to Los Angeles and then take a connecting flight to Las Vegas.
April 3 : Michael takes Paris, Prince and Blanket to the FAO Schwarz Toy Store at the Forum Shops in Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Afterwards they head to the Wynn Hotel for lunch at “Wing Lei” Chinese Restaurant before going home, where a party is thrown for Paris 9th birthday.
May 22 : Michael arrives in London on a flight from Los Angeles with Grace and the kids.
June 1 : Michael, Grace and the kids leave London and fly back to Los Angeles.
June 6 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to a private, two-hour tour of “Bodies … The Exhibition” and “Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition” at the Tropicana in Las Vegas.
June 7 : Michael takes Prince, Paris & Blanket to the Lied Discovery Children’s Museum in Las Vegas.
Late June : Michael, Grace and the kids leave their Las Vegas house in Monte Cristo and fly to Middleburg, Virginia. They check in the Goodstone Inn, a 640-acre estate of open pastures, for a summer vacation. They are welcomed by Raymone Bain.
July 18 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space and American Indian museums in Washington DC.
August 19 : Michael, and the kids are the surprise guests of Connie Cascio’s 50th birthday at the Cascio family home in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.
August 29 : Michael celebrates his 49th birthday with Grace and the kids at the Cascio family home.
September 14 : Michael and the kids stay at The Carlyle hotel in Manhattan (payed by Italian Vogue).
September 16 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to see ‘The Lion King’ at the Minskoff Theatre in NYC.
September 17 : Michael and the kids go back to the Cascio family house in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.
September 25 : Michael (with Blanket by his side) gives an interview to Harriete Cole for his upcoming Ebony coverstory at the Four Seasons Hotel in NYC.
October 31 : Michael and the kids celebrate Halloween at the Cascio family home in New Jersey.
November 5 : After 3 months Michael and the kids leave the Cascio family home in New Jersey and fly from NYC to Los Angeles with Grace, the school teacher and the 3 bodyguards.
November 6 : Michael and the kids stay at Jesse Jackson friend’s house in Beverly Hills.
November 11 : Birth of Sophia Laniak, 2nd child of Valencia Jackson.
November 22 : Michael and the kids celebrate Thanksgiving in L.A.
December 9 : Michael and the kids leave Los Angeles on a bus and go back to Las Vegas. They check in the Green Valley Ranch resort in Henderson, just south of Las Vegas. The hotel room is payed by Londell McMillan.
December 15 : Michael takes Prince, Paris and Blanket to a shopping spree in Las Vegas.
December 20 : Unable to afford the Green Valley Ranch Hotel, Peter Lopez arranges with George Maloof to put up Michael and the kids for free. They check in at the Palms.
December 24/25 : Michael celebrates Christmas with Prince, Paris and Blanket at the Palms.
December 31 : Michael and the kids celebrate New Year’s eve at the Palms.