Tagged with " Dumbo"
With all the HUGE plans for change at WDWNT Network shaping up, we send our apologies to Reporter Cody Smith for our lateness in posting this report he took on Sunday at the Magic Kingdom: Could it be? It is! The building for “Under The Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid” is beginning to take shape!
From the Disney Parks Blog: Disney Park aficionados can agree that Space Mountain and Dumbo the Flying Elephant attractions are two of the most beloved and iconic attractions in the Parks. Whether you’re soaring at the speed of sound through space or flying high with the help of a gentle elephant with magical ears, riding these attractions is a Disney rite of passage for both the young & young at heart. Now, through the Magic of Disney Theme Park Merchandise and K’NEX (construction and building toys), you can bring the magic of Disney home and watch as your favorite attractions come to life, with our the Space Mountain and Dumbo the Flying Elephant Building Sets! Too cool for words – you have [...]
Our friend Robert Ashburn of FloridaThrills.net made a visit to the Magic Kingdom last night to say goodbye to a few attractions (that have now gone away) and he took plenty of newsworthy pictures to share with us: Express monorail to the Magic Kingdom
While the presentation about the Fantasyland Expansion during the D23 First Anniversary party did not allow photography of any kind, there were ten pieces of artwork on display at Ariel’s Grotto during the party, some new, some you may have seen before: The overall view, nothing new here Old concept art of Dumbo’s Circus area and the “Dueling Dumbos” The exterior of “Dreams Come True with Cinderella” Old concept art of “Under The Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid”. A new version of this artwork was shown during the presentation, however, photography was not allowed. The ride will use omnimover vehicles very much like those found at the Seas with Nemo and Friends Old concept art of “A Birthday Surprise [...]
A few days ago, a picture of a Walt Disney Imagineering model for the upcoming Fantasyland Expansion at the Magic Kingdom was leaked on to the Internet. We have obtained the picture and have a number of new details to share about the parks’ largest expansion ever. To view any of the images below in a larger format, simply click on the images to see them on the WDWNT SmugMug: An overview of the entire model (you’ve probably seen this already): Since we saw the blueprints back in September 2009, some things have changed. The new “Dumbo the Flying Elephant” ride is going to be to the south of the Barnstormer now, leaving Pixie Hollow (in its newly updated form) [...]