Disney’s California Adventure ‘World of Color’ update


If you’ve visited Disney’s California Adventure Park recently, you know the lagoon has been dry for many months as Walt Disney Imagineers install and test the newest and coolest water fountains at any Disney Park.You can now see that the floor of Paradise Bay is a superstructure that’s nearly an acre in size and covered with a mass of metal, wiring, nozzles and gadgets. It’s all part of an intricate engineering feat to support “World of Color,” an exciting new nighttime water … [Read more...]

Disney World Closings & Rehabs as of 10/15/09

Updated 10/15/09 *All refurbishments are subject to change without notice.EPCOT* Japan Gallery - 9/8/09 - 10/15/09Magic Kingdom* Space Mountain - 4/19/2009 - 11/21/09 * Stitch's SuperSonic Celebration Closed 6/27/09 * Tomorrowland Light & Power Co. (Arcade) 4/19/09 -11/21/09 * Crystal Palace - 01/03/2010 - 02/13/2010 * Mad Tea Party - 11/3/2009 - 11/5/2009 * Magic Carpets of Aladdin - 12/6/2009 - 12/19/2009 * Splash Mountain 1/3/2010 - 2/27/2010Animal Kingdom* … [Read more...]

Disney Channel’s “The Time I…”

Disney Channel is about to start a series of short features called “The Time I…”, which will begin airing November 8th. Kids will share important milestones in their lives in a two –minute segment. The kids will talk about how they dealt with different events in their lives.Some of the features are already set. They are: "The Time I…Became a Big Sister," "The Time I….Flew By Myself," and "The Time I…Won a Blue Ribbon at the Country Fair."Ron Pomerantz, Vice President, … [Read more...]

‘Ho White’ Beer Ad Incurs Disney’s Wrath


A beer advertisement featuring Snow White blowing smoke rings while lying in bed with seven semi-naked dwarves has reportedly left Disney fuming. The raunchy Jamieson's Raspberry Ale ad renamed the fairytale cartoon heroine "Ho White". Loveable Disney dwarves, like Sleepy, Happy and Doc, were replaced with Filthy, Smarmy and Randy to portray different types of drinkers. Campaign creators The Foundry claimed the idea was to convince Australian drinkers that the fruit-flavoured beer was … [Read more...]

Chef Remy Audio-Animatronics Figure Remains in Epcot


Judging by online conversations, theres some question about whether Chef Remy, one of Disney's  newest Audio-Animatronics characters, can still be seen in Epcot. The answer is, yes, you can still enjoy Chef Remy's culinary talents.Bon Appetite from Chef Remy at Les Chefs de France at Epcot was initially scheduled to end in September but his appearances have been extended.If you havent experienced Remys hi-jinks, you should. The rat-turned-chef made famous in the Academy Award-winning … [Read more...]