Banks Lee’s 4/29/10 Downtown Disney Photo Report

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WDWNT Reporter Banks Lee visited Downtown Disney on Thursday and took plenty of newsworthy photos to share with us:

we’ll start on the West Side

Ridemakerz still looks out of place here….

Play area

I’ve heard of don’t touch signs….

Hidden Mickey

Not very busy in the afternoon

D Street seems to be doing well

Maybe it’s because they have Tron merchandise

Characters in Flight is flying

But it’s the afternoon!

Guess we’ll celebrate later….

Paradiso 37 is a great restaurant, give it a try sometime

Looks nice with P.I. Live out of the way

McDonald’s at the Marketplace closes April 30th to make way for Pollo Campero

Prince of Persia Lego sets in the Lego store

Toy Story Lego sets

Have you picked these up yet? Why not? Never too old for Lego! :)

A new “Digital Box” kiosk can be found in the store

can the box at the kiosk and it will display a three-dimensional image of the set

Internet building stations are now in the store as well

More and more Marvel moves into Once Upon a Toy

“Iron Man, Iron Man, does whatever an Iron can….”

Jedi Mickey and R2-MK now available

The facade of Disney’s days of Christmas store is under refurbishment

“Which One Did You Get?”

Vinylmation trading inside the Art of Disney. For more information on Vinylmation trading, visit

Goodbye Downtown Disney

The Good Friends Luxury Pet Resort under construction near Port Orleans

Will this really be finished before the summer is over?

So we meet again Tron-o-rail….

About the author

Tom Corless

Tom has been regularly visiting the Walt Disney World® Resort from the time he was 4 months old. While he has made countless visits in the last 28 years, he did not become a truly active member in the Disney fan community until the summer of 2007, when he decided to launch the WDW News Today website and podcast. Tom has since become an Orlando-local and is a published author on Walt Disney World.
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