Category Archives: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Weekend Update

Here are some Disney news updates to brighten your weekend: -A correction on news we reported yesterday: the tarps surrounding the Animation Courtyard archway at Disney’s Hollywood Studios have indeed been removed, but a temporary sign saying ESPN the Weekend has been put over where the new park logo will be placed. -At 9am on April... Continue Reading

We’re Back With News

Here is what we missed during our short downtime: -Splash Mountain is once again operating at the Magic Kingdom. The ride was not suppose to re-open until February 18th. -The Earful Tower at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is recieving its new logo: Hi Definition Video (720p):  Click Here -The Pirate and Princess Parties at the Magic... Continue Reading

Pixar Preview

From On Sunday morning, Disney had a media preview, of sorts, for two coming-soon attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. We didn’t get to go inside the Toy Story Mania! building, it’s not quite ready for the “hard-hat” tour even. But we did get some official details that had previously been whispered about. After that... Continue Reading

News & Notes From Mickey Monitor

Here are some notable news bites from the annual passholder publication, The Mickey Monitor: -In Toy Story Mania at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, vehicles will make full stops at various booths, giving guests a little more time to experience each of the attractions various shooting games. -As stated a few months ago, some of the Toy... Continue Reading

American Idol Coming To Hollywood Studios

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 7, 2008) — Walt Disney Parks and Resorts will create an “American Idol” attraction that will bring the television and pop culture phenomenon to life at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, it was jointly announced today by Jay Rasulo, chairman of Disney Parks and Resorts; Simon Fuller, CEO of... Continue Reading

Jose Eber Update 2/6/08

Staff member Jose Eber has provided us with some live updates from the Walt Disney World Resort: -Monorail Black returned from its refurbishment today. The monorail now has the four central handrails much like the other ten monorails which have already received the renovations. Monorail Red headed in for refurbishment today and is the last... Continue Reading

Stars and Motorcars Changes

In order to accommodate work on the upcoming Block Party Bash parade at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, some changes have been made to the Stars and Motorcars Parade route. Staff member Sparky LD is reporting: As of February 1, the Disney Stars and Motor Cars Parade now starts at the gate near Sid Cahuenga’s One of... Continue Reading

Movies and a Makeover

Our friend Jim Hill over at is reportingtoday that a new revamped concept of The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique currently operating at both the Magic Kingdom and Downtown Disney will be making its way over to Disney’s Hollywood Studios in the near future. The new version of the boutique will still offer makeovers to both little... Continue Reading

The ___ Theater?

Some pictures up at the comprehensive Disney’s Hollywood Studios devoted site are showing that the ABC Theater at the park is no more. Apparently, the theater will be getting a new name when it re-opens with a new show, currently rumored to be called Disney Idol. Be sure to visit this link to see more of Matt... Continue Reading

Toy Story Mania Update

News has been slow about the upcoming Toy Story Mania attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, but here are some small bits of information we have been able to pick up on: -The new Pixar Place area is expected to be open sometime between March 20 and April 1, 2008. -Soft Openings for Toy Story Mania... Continue Reading

“Annual Pass is Our Middle Name”

Come and enjoy exciting shows and attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios™ like the full-throttle, high-octane live stunt spectacular Lights, Motors, Action!™ Stunt Show, the high-speed loops and turns of Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster® Starring Aerosmith and the creepy thrills of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™! While you’re there, enter the sweepstakes for your chance... Continue Reading

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