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Upcoming Refurbishments

Disney World just announced that both Splash Mountain and Snow White’s Scary Adventures will be closed for refurbishment in 2008. Splash Mountain will be closed from January 1st through February 15th. Snow White’s Scary Adventure will be closed from January 28th to February 15th. These two refurbishments pretty much secure that Space Mountain will not... Continue Reading

Country Bear Christmas

Our friends over at screamscape are reporting that WDW management has once again cancelled the Country Bear Jamboree Christmas Show. This is the second year in a row the show has been canceled, and if something iisn’t done soon, we may never see the show again. If you want the show to return, we suggest... Continue Reading

Looking Back…Looking Forward

By Dave of Mouseextra.com Do you consider yourself a Disney World purist? Do you long for the days when you can walk without waiting onto Horizons? Do you shed a small tear every time you think about Mr. Toad? Do you occasionally have dreams about standing in an hour long line in the blazing heat... Continue Reading

High School Musical 2

Mouseplanet is reporting that the new High School Musical 2 show has replaced the High School Musical Pep Rally at the Disney MGM Studios. When they said the show would begin running in the fall, I don’t think anyone expected so soon. Continue Reading

Break The Walls Down

In an event that defines a generation (I’m joking), the tarps on the Japan pavillion of Epcot’s World Showcase have finally come down. The tarps have been in place in some shape for the last two years and were finally taken down earlier this week. The Japan pavillion looks completely new, and will probably look... Continue Reading

Tutto Italia Open

The replacement of the legendary Alfredo’s at Epcot has opened to luke warm receptions and food. From the few people I have spoken to about the restaurant, I’ve gathered that they didn’t really enjoy their meals. Don’t let this stop you from trying the restaurant, it is still only a few days old and is still... Continue Reading

National Treasures

The new exhibit entitled National Treasures will open in the American Adventure pavillion at Epcot on September 28th. The exhibit is said to be one of the most amazing colloections of Americana ever. We will have more coverage on this as it becomes available. Continue Reading

Crane Appears

 A crane has arrived in Fantasyland to install the Christmas lights on to Cinderella Castle. The crane is located in the walkway between Cinderella Castle and Sir Mickey’s. No word yet on when the crane will be used or installation of the lights will begin. Continue Reading

Contemporary Update

More changes have come to Disney’s Contemporary Resort. In response the the complete closure of the food and fun center on the ground level, a new temporary quick service location has opened in the Grand Canyon Concourse. The new location is called “Tempo Grab and Go” and will be in place until changes are complete... Continue Reading

Meet Jack Sparrow

Jack Sparr…excuse me…CAPTAIN Jack Sparrow is now making meet and greet appearances in the Adventureland Veranda at the Magic Kingdom. The space has been unused for about a decade now, but appears to still be in good shape. This also furthers the rumors of a pirate character dining experience coming to the location. Now bring... Continue Reading

Block Party Bash

The parade housing building at the Disney MGM Studios is being enlarged for the new upcoming Block Party Bash Parade. The parade will begin its run at the studios in Spring 2008, after the park changes it’s name to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Continue Reading

New Experience Downtown

In an update on what we reported here about a month ago, Rawlings has opened a small shop inside of the Team Mickey store at the Downtown Disney Marketplace. The store personalizes bats, balls, gloves, and helmets and is open everyday during Team Mickey’s hours of operation. Continue Reading

Italy Update

The entire backside of the Italy pavillion in Epcot’s World Showcase has been walled off in preperation for the new Tutto Italia restaurant that is replacing the fabled Alfredo’s. There is still no set opening date for the restaurant. Continue Reading

ABC Theater

It is now all but official that a new show is coming to the Disney MGM Studios. The long closed ABC theater has been walled up and adorned with signs stating that an all new production is on its way. Rumors are making the rounds that it will become an indoor home to the all... Continue Reading

Chefs De France Review

Dining Review by Collin Korb         On our most recent visit to WDW we decided to take full advantage of the Dining Plan. There were three of us, two adults and one child, age 14.  The point is that we made a decision to try menu items that we normally wouldn’t order, especially since they... Continue Reading

Haunted Mansion Report

The Haunted Mansion reopened today, unfortunately we were unable to attain any coverage, but here is the great coverage WDWmagic had about the new additions and re-opening of the Haunted Mansion: SPOILERS BELOW Highlights of the Haunted Mansion refurbishment The whole of the exterior has been repainted and looks wonderful. A new red colored canopy has been installed... Continue Reading

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