Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. Gutted, Likely to Become TRON Lightcycle Run Gift Shop

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The interior of Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. at Magic Kingdom has been completely gutted, likely to become a TRON Lightcycle / Run gift shop. The store, which has been the Space Mountain shop, closed last summer, and the Space Mountain exit was rerouted. We haven’t been able to see inside the store much as … Read more

PHOTOS: Exit Signs Added to TRON Lightcycle Run at Magic Kingdom, Tomorrowland Light & Power Gutted Inside

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We’re officially in the same year as the opening of TRON Lightcycle / Run at Magic Kingdom, although an exact date has not been announced. Construction is starting to wrap up as testing of the attraction amps up. The new roller-coaster is right behind the Tomorrowland Speedway, which briefly closed to be rerouted earlier in … Read more

PHOTOS: 1994 Gear Clock, Electrical Tower, and Signage Removed from Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. at Magic Kingdom

Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. in Magic Kingdom is being updated ahead of the opening of the nearby TRON Lightcycle / Run. The Space Mountain gift shop is currently closed with no firm reopening date. Part of the retheming is removing all of the Tomorrowland 1994 elements from the shop, including the giant gears above … Read more

Themed Lampposts Added to TRON Lightcycle Run Walkway in Magic Kingdom

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Let there be light. New themed lampposts have been installed near the entrance to TRON Lightcycle / Run in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom. The curved lampposts are in the courtyard area between Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. and the coaster, near the elevated walkway. They are silver, with small white sections pointing down at the … Read more

Trees Planted Around TRON Lightcycle Run in Magic Kingdom

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As we count down the days until TRON Lightcycle / Run finally opens in Magic Kingdom, we’ll continue to check on construction from the Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover. Crews have begun to plant foliage in the area around the coaster. There are several planters near the walkway that leads to the entrance of TRON Lightcycle … Read more

PHOTOS: Gear Detailing Removed From Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. Facade at Magic Kingdom

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Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. in Magic Kingdom is being updated ahead of the opening of the nearby TRON Lightcycle / Run. The Space Mountain gift shop is currently closed with no announced reopening date. Part of the retheming is removing some of the Tomorrowland 1994 elements from the shop, including the giant gears above … Read more

More Steel Added to Tomorrowland Light & Power Co., Concrete Fully Encases Walt Disney World Railroad Wall Next to TRON Lightcycle Run

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In Magic Kingdom, Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. is now closed for refurbishment to accommodate changes for the upcoming TRON Lightcycle / Run roller coaster. The coaster and a Walt Disney World Railroad tunnel also remain under construction. Crews have added a steel framework to this corner of the gift shop. Sheathing now covers most … Read more

Track Rails Installed in Walt Disney World Railroad Tunnel Beneath TRON Lightcycle Run at Magic Kingdom

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The first train track rails have been installed in the Walt Disney World Railroad tunnel beneath TRON Lightcycle / Run at Magic Kingdom. The railroad has been closed since late 2018 to make way for the construction of the new coaster in Tomorrowland. The coaster’s track and exterior canopy have been completed. The coaster is … Read more

Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. Awning Extended in Magic Kingdom

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Crews have extended the small awning around one side of Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. in Magic Kingdom. The side of the shop has been under construction for the past few weeks. Guests will walk past the store to get to reach TRON Lightcycle / Run. Crews removed the decorative towers from the building a … Read more

Construction Walls Erected Around Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. and Future Walkway to TRON Lightcycle Run at Magic Kingdom

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Construction walls have been erected next to Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. in Magic Kingdom, blocking a walkway that will eventually lead to TRON Lightcycle / Run. Though the opening of TRON Lightcycle / Run still seems far off, this is a good sign that construction will progress to this walkway soon. The walkway was … Read more

PHOTOS: Final Fragments of Tomorrowland 1994 “Gear” Pavement Remain as Refurbishment Continues at Magic Kingdom

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We recently shared that the beloved gear on the pathway to Tomorrowland had been scored to be removed, and our most recent update confirmed it is almost completely gone from the bridge in the last few steps of the pavement’s refurbishment. Previously, scoring was across the entire underpass of the Tomorrowland sign stretching across the … Read more