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WDWNT Reporter Adam Roth visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Epcot on Friday and has some noteworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: One of the rock arches is being rebuilt in the Oasis Major reconstruction Could we refurb this please? This water fits the theme, but it is disgusting… Waterfalls running at Everest Is this photo from 1971? The steam is still working Well, he moves more than Harold… The new Disney Vacation Club logo is everywhere now On to Epcot where the old Alfredo’s facade is being ripped apart in the long-delayed remodeling of Tutto Italia This makes me want to cry… The quick serve window is open at Via Napoli to accommodate guests Mmmmmm… [...]
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Jan. 6, 2012 – Disney and General Motors have renewed their long-term business relationship with a new multi-year corporate alliance. As part of the new alliance, GM will be actively involved with Walt Disney Imagineering in the development of a re-imagined, design-centric Test Track experience. The refurbished Test Track will be presented by one of GM’s most famous brands, Chevrolet. As Chevrolet marks its 100th anniversary, the new alliance agreement enables General Motors to tell its story in new and exciting ways to millions of Guests from around the world and continue as the official vehicle sponsor of Walt Disney World Resort. “We are excited to renew our long-term alliance with General Motors,” said George Aguel, Senior [...]
WDWNT Reporter Josh Siegel visited Epcot last night and has a number of newsworthy photos to share with us from his trip: The Germany train village is decorated for the holidays Candlelight Processional Santa’s Village at the American Adventure Plenty of holiday merchandise available Precious Moments Disney dolls More Precious Moments You can build your own Disney Christmas village with these pieces Decorations at the American Adventure Hanukkah display How to make one large gingerbread house Katsura Grill at the Japan pavilion is now open It looks nice after the long remodel A look at the menu Epcot Christmas tree New directional signage is up around Future World The signage is either blue or green, again pointing to the eventual [...]
WDWNT Reporter Adam Roth visited Epcot yesterday and took a TON of newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: The RFID ticket test is over for now while they work out the bugs… They should be back soon The holiday topiary display is up Bambi Stitch bit the card… No line for Spaceship Earth Holiday floral behind Spaceship Earth The tip board still works! It now sports a Holidays Around the World image Club Cool has been decorated for the holidays Joyful! is back Another set of topiaries by the fountain New sign outside of Kim Possible World showcase Adventure kiosks The Epcot Christmas tree is up More decorations Canada is still behind tarps No Off [...]
WDWNT Reporter Adam Roth visited Epcot, the Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Downtown Disney on Friday and has a TON of newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: Some of the turnstiles at Epcot are behind walls
WDWNT Reporter Adam Roth visited Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Downtown Disney West Side on Friday and has a number of newsworthy photos to share with us, so let’s take a look: We start at Epcot and the Festival Center
WDWNT Reporter Josh Siegel visited Epcot on Saturday and has some newsworthy photos to share with us from his trip, so let’s take a look: Kim Possible is now on the english maps and a separate kiosk has Food & Wine Festival Guides
In the space formerly occupied by “Don’t Waste It!” in Innoventions at Epcot, the Habit Heroes are coming… The signs simply say that guests will be battling those bad habits in eating, TV watching, and more sometime soon… stay tuned for more as it becomes available.
For years, regular visitors to Epcot have complained about the state of the tip board attached to Pin Central. The board was always somewhat broken, seemingly only months after it was installed during the Millennium Celebration. Well, Epcot recently replaced the tip board… FINALLY!: The board is now a cluster of four flat screen monitors On an interesting side note, the board would occaisionally display tweets about the Food & Wine Festival from anyone using the special hash-tag for the event. The feature has since been removed thanks to some wise-cracks from guests trying to get themselves on the board and further their comedic careers…
With 2012 approaching, Walt Disney World’s plans for the year are becoming more and more clear. Today, the Walt Disney World website listed several new refurbishments which lead us to some interesting conclusions: Dumbo the Flying Elephant is listed as closed from January 9th thru February 17th, 2012. During this time, it is expected the older carousel of flying pachyderms will make the move to the Storybook Circus. Disney has already stated that the new carousel will open first, so we can expect that new Dumbo centrifuge will be in operation on February 18th as final modifications are made to the older ride once it is placed next door. That’s right, Dumbo will be the first attraction in New Fantasyland [...]