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Here is a look at Toy Story Mania’s Mr. Potato Head animatronic barker, now performingÂ inside Disney’s California Adventure park at the Disneyland Resort: An identical animatronic Mr. Potato Head will begin performing at Disney’s Hollywood Studios starting later this month on Pixar Place at the entrance to Toy Story Mania.
Jose Eber is back with another Walt Disney WorldÂ update, once again utilizing Youtube to present you with a different kind of pictorial. In the below video, you’ll catch a glimpse of the new Cars meet and greet and the Animation Archway at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, a Disney wedding at the wedding pavilion, construction of the T-Rex Restaurant at Downtown Disney, and construction of the new Four Seasons Resort.
Popcorn buckets themed to Toy Story Mania will soon beÂ making their wayÂ to all of the Disney Parks: These pictures are directly from StudiosCentral.com, you can read the entire original post HERE.
Yet another Pixar characters meet and greet as been set up at the north end of what will beÂ Disney’s Hollywood Studio’snewest street, Pixar Place. While Mater and Lightning McQueen from Pixar’s CarsÂ have been appearing at their current location for a few weeks, they now have a backdrop depicting the famous Radiator Springs sign. The new backdrop leads us to believe that this will either be a permanent location for the pair, however, it is quite possible the backdrop will move into theÂ Pixar Place areaÂ once the street opens sometime during the next two weeks.
The official Toy Story Mania attraction website was updated today with the official opening timeframes for both the Disney’sÂ Hollywood Studios and Disney’s California Adventure attractions, as well as a download-able screen-saver. As previously reported, the attraction will open officiallyÂ in late May at the Walt Disney World Resort and late May at the Disneyland Resort. To see the updated site and to download the cool new screensaver, go HERE.
Here is a youtube video from staff photographer Jose Eber featuring construction picturesÂ of Pixar Place and the upcoming Toy Story Mania attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Â
Here are the dates our “sources” have stated for the following events pertaining to the new Toy Story Mania attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: -Soft OpeningsÂ begin on or aroundÂ April 25, 2008 -Cast Member Previews of the attractionÂ from April 26-27 and May 2-4,Â 2008 -Media Preview on May 9, 2008 -Annual Passholder PreviewsÂ from May 10-12, 2008 -Media Press Event on May 16, 2008 -Official Grand Opening on May 20, 2008. These very same dates were also posted on the Inside the Magic Forums, which leads me further to believe they are accurate as of the current moment. Be sure to stay tuned to WDW News Today as more information becomes available on any of these events and this upcoming attraction.
Even though we released and confirmed most of these details last week, here is a look at a press release from LaughingPlace.comÂ about Toy Story Mania: Disney Parks guests will don 3-D glasses and enter a wild and wooly 4-D world of Woody the Cowboy and Buzz Lightyear when Toy Story Mania! premieres this summer. The attraction will debut on both coasts: at Disneyâ€™s Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, and along the Paradise Pier midway in Disneyâ€™s California Adventure at Disneyland Resort in California. Celebrating the Disneyâ€¢Pixar classics â€œToy Storyâ€ and â€œToy Story II,â€ Toy Story Mania! raises the bar for interactive ride-game attractions. Itâ€™s a high energy, immersive adventure that makes guests a key part of [...]
In case you have missed any of our reports, here are all the aspects we have been able to confirmÂ of the upcomingÂ Toy Story Mania attraction: -The attraction will open in late May at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and in late June at Disney’s California Adventure. -The story of the attraction is that Andy has purchased a new Midway Games play-set and is now out of the house with his mom at Pizza Planet. While Andy is gone, all of your Toy Story pals have invited you to be shrunken to their size and play the games along with them. -The interactive Mr. Potato Head Barker will stand at the entrance, urging guests to come in and play all of the games. [...]
All of us hereÂ at WDW News Today were over-joyed to discover that we were recently mentioned and linked toÂ by the Los Angeles TimesÂ pertaining toÂ Toy Story Mania. The article also featuresÂ the very first review of the attraction, even though it is a reviewÂ of the California Adventure version rather thanÂ the Walt Disney WorldÂ version that will debut atÂ Disney’s Hollywood Studios in May.Â You can read the LA TimesÂ review and check out our link by going HERE.