- Complimentary WiFi is now available in the Magic Kingdom.¬† To access it, all you have to do is look for the name, Disney-Guest.¬† This will be rolled out to the other theme parks here soon.
- Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for one day, October 9th.
- Disney has announced that Pete’s Silly Sideshow which will be found in Storybook Circus, will contain a character meet and greet location.¬† Guests will have the opportunity to meet up with the Great Goofini, Minnie Magnifique, Madame Daisy Fortuna, The Astounding Donaldo.
- Disney has announced that the New Fantasyland’s Grand Opening will be Dec. 6th, with previews beginning Nov. 19th.¬† It also appears that the remainder of Storybook Circus will also open around then.
- A few acts have been added to Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival Eat to the Beat Concert series.¬† They include:¬† 10/11-10/12/12 Smash Mouth¬† 10/13-10/14/12 Javier Colon, winner of “The Voice” 11/5-11/6/12 Blues Traveler 11/7-11/8/12 Dennis DeYoung, original member of STYX
- Bistro de Paris will reopen on Dec. 1st.¬† When it reopens, it will have a whole new look and menu.
- The Boulangerie Patisserie will be moving to a new building in the back of the France Pavilion.¬† In it’s former location will open Glacier ice cream parlor.
Disney Water Parks
- Expect a meet and greet opportunity with Swampy the Gator from the Where’s My Water mobile game to be found at one of the water parks soon.
- ¬†The Contemporary Resort’s 14th floor is expected to have a refurbishment starting sometime in January and lasting until sometime in the Summer.
- The Lion King section of Disney’s Art of Animation has officially opened.
General WDW News
- Disney has launched it’s My Disney Experience App officially.
- A Phineas and Ferb interactive show is coming to Downtown Disney’s Westside.¬† The experience will be one that allows you the opportunity to interact with the characters of the show.¬† It is expected to be complimentary and is scheduled to last from Sept. 1st – Dec. 1st from 2 pm – 9:30 pm.
- There may be a refurbishment coming soon for the Jungle Cruise.¬† No idea on how extensive it will be, but rumors indicate that it may be quite extensive.
- Gaston is still expected to be a meet and greet character in the New Fantasyland.
- Marie from the Aristocats may be moving the the Magic Kingdom from Epcot
- Chip and Dale could move to Frontierland
- Captain Hook and Mr. Smee may soon be found in Adventureland.
- Donald may be leaving the Character Spot at Epcot.¬† Replacing him could be Daisy.
- The Lone Ranger and Tonto could have a meet and greet at the Magic Kingdom.
- The IBM THINK exhibit may come to Epcot by the end of this year.
- Festival of The Lion King may close in January.¬† (It is rumored to be relocated to another section of the park)
- The Magic The Memories and You is expected to be retooled.¬† The show will close Sept. 3rd.
News and Rumors are gathered from various different sources. All rumors are rumors and are to be taken as such.Share