Category Archives: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

4/14/08 Jose Eber Update

Jose Eber returns with another video update from Walt Disney World!!! This time, Jose updates us on American Idol and Pixar Place construction, as well as some other minor updates from Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Enjoy!!! Continue Reading

Catching Up With The World

After enjoying a fantastic weekend at The Central Jersey Disney Pin Traders’ “Trade Till You Fade” event along with staff members John Rick of The Disney Pincast, Jason Diffendal of WDWCelebrations, and Justin Heyman, we’re back with some news updates from around the Walt Disney World Resort: -Over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, construction of the American... Continue Reading

“A Long Time Ago, In a Studio of a Previous Name….” is offering up a great look and analysis at an opening day map from the Disney MGM Studios in 1989. Be sure to look at a current day map as you take this trip into the past, you will be surprised at how unbelievably different the park looks today from its very humble beginnings almost 20 years... Continue Reading

Wow, They Noticed!!!

I found a rather funny press release put out by Disney earlier this week and felt I should share it with our readers. This is probably the first time Disney has acknowledged that they have a huge number of attractions based on Pixar films: LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — It’s a Pixar palooza at Disney... Continue Reading

Toy Story Mania Passholder Previews

It’s official, just as we stated two weeks ago, here are the dates for the Annual Passholder previews of Toy Story Mania at Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios theme park: Be among the first to experience Toy Story Mania! Disney’s Hollywood Studiosâ„¢   Saturday, May 10 through Monday, May 12 9 am to 7 pm... Continue Reading

Sing Along with a Spud

We finally have our first listen to the theme song to Toy Story Mania, thanks to the already operating Mr. Potato Head barker at Disney’s California Adventure: Toy Story Mania is scheduled to debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios later this month, with the official opening around May 20, 2008. Continue Reading

Potato Head Preview

Here is a look at Toy Story Mania’s Mr. Potato Head animatronic barker, now performing 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. Continue Reading

4/3/08 Jose Eber Update

Jose Eber is back with another Walt Disney World 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... Continue Reading

Popcorn Mania

Popcorn buckets themed to Toy Story Mania will soon be making their way to all of the Disney Parks: These pictures are directly from, you can read the entire original post HERE. Continue Reading

Pixar Greeting Place

Yet another Pixar characters meet and greet as been set up at the north end of what will be Disney’s Hollywood Studio’snewest street, Pixar Place. While Mater and Lightning McQueen from Pixar’s Cars have been appearing at their current location for a few weeks, they now have a backdrop depicting the famous Radiator Springs sign. The new... Continue Reading

Toy Story Mania Website Updates

The official Toy Story Mania attraction website was updated today with the official opening timeframes for both the Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s California Adventure attractions, as well as a download-able screen-saver. As previously reported, the attraction will open officially in late May at the Walt Disney World Resort and late May at the Disneyland Resort. To... Continue Reading

Opening and Important Dates for Toy Story Mania

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 Openings begin on or around April 25, 2008 -Cast Member Previews of the attraction from April 26-27 and May 2-4, 2008 -Media Preview on May 9, 2008 -Annual Passholder Previews from May 10-12, 2008 -Media... Continue Reading

Toy Story Mania Press Release

Even though we released and confirmed most of these details last week, here is a look at a press release from 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... Continue Reading

Sorcerer Mickey Moves In

The Sorcerer Mickey meet and greet in Disney’s Hollywood Studios has returned, however, it is now located inside the Magic of Disney Animation. Studios Central has a great picture of the new area, which also features a preview of what the Animation Archway will soon look like: Also be sure to check out the rest... Continue Reading

Even More Toy Story Mania Details

In case you have missed any of our reports, here are all the aspects we have been able to confirm of the upcoming 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... Continue Reading

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