Top 5 Attractions that I Hope Never Close at Epcot

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With all the changes coming to Walt Disney World in the next few years, there are some attractions that I hope do not change.Here are my top 5 attractions that I hope never close at Epcot.Ellen’s Energy Adventure: Many would call this attraction outdated, but I thoroughly enjoy the wit and humor of this show. Going back in time with Ellen Degeneres and Bill Nye the Science Guy – who could refuse an opportunity like that? I agree that this attraction could use a bit of updating, but I … [Read more...]


The Main Pool at the Wilderness Lodge will be Closed Later this Year

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Later this year, there is a big refurbishment coming to the Wilderness Lodge at Disney World. The Silver Creek Springs  pool is  scheduled to close for the refurbishment on Sept. 3, 2014. It is supposed to re-open on Nov 28, 2014. Guests will still be able to use the quiet pool at the resort. Guests will also be able to use the pools at the Contemporary Resort and Fort Wilderness & Campgrounds.There will be boats and buses available if you would like to use one of the pools at the other … [Read more...]


Attraction Closures for the Dedication of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

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This week at Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland and Tomorrowland, there will be some rescheduled and closed attractions due to the media party and dedication of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train ride.The party/dedication is for select media and guests and will only affect a few rides and shows during the two day event. If you are going to be at the park this week, this is the schedule of the closures:Thursday May 1, 2014 - Media partyThe following areas of Fantasyland will be closing at … [Read more...]


Disney World Closures & Refurbishments for March 2014 and Beyond

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Refurb/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at http://www.disneyworld.comMagic Kingdom ▪ Splash Mountain Jan. 6 ­ Mar. 21, 2014▪ Splashdown Photos Jan. 6 ­ Mar. 21, 2014 ▪ Monorail ­ MK Express Jan. 21 ­ Mar. 21, 2014 ▪ Pinocchio's Village Haus Feb. 17 ­ Mar. 30, 2014 ▪ The Plaza Restaurant Feb. 17 ­ Mar. 15, 2014 ▪ Big Thunder Mountain April 7 ­ 9, 2014 ▪ Pirates of the Caribbean April … [Read more...]


January 2014 Walt Disney World Refurbishments

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Disney World Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website.Magic Kingdom ParkSplash Mountain- closed- 1/6/2014-3/21/2014 Casey's Corner- closed- 1/6/2014- 2/15/2014 Agrabah Bazaar- closed- 1/6/2014- 2/2/2014 Tomorrowland Speedway- closed- 1/6/2014- 1/12/2014 Celebrate a Dream Come True Parade- closed. New parade arrives Spring 2014. The Plaza Restaurant- … [Read more...]


Disney World Refurbishment Calendar for October 2013 and beyond

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Disney World Refurbishment Calendar information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website.Magic Kingdom ParkNow-Nov. 13, 2013: Peter Pan will be closed. Now-Nov. 20, 2013: Walt Disney World Railroad will be closed for refurbishment.Disney’s Hollywood StudiosNow-Nov. 19, 2013: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Playground will be closed. Nov. 18-22, 2013: Lights, Motors, Action! will … [Read more...]


Disney World Refurbishment Calendar for September 2013 and beyond

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Disney World Refurbishment Calendar information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website.Magic Kingdom ParkNow-Sept. 30, 2013: Jungle Cruise will be closed. Sept. 23-26, 2013: Space Mountain will be closed. Sept. 30-Nov. 13, 2013: Peter Pan will be closed. Sept. 16-20 2013: Stitch’s Great Escape will be closed. Sept. 30-Nov. 20, 2013: Walt Disney World Railroad will be closed … [Read more...]


Disneyland Refurbishment update for July 2013 and Beyond

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Disneyland Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland Website. CurrentBig Thunder Mountain Railroad (Disneyland) closed through 10/30/13 for a major refurbishment. Market House (Disneyland) closed for transformation into Starbucks location. No reopening date announced yet.UpcomingMad Tea Party (Disneyland) closed 8/19/13-8/29/13 for refurbishment. Haunted … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments Update for May 2013

 Disney World  Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website. CurrentBoardWalk Bakery (BoardWalk Resort) closed through 4/26/13 for expansion. A coffee cart will be available on the BoardWalk during this time. Mad Tea Party (Magic Kingdom) closed through 5/21/13 for refurbishment. Anandapur Ice Cream Truck (Animal Kingdom) closed through 5/24/13 … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments Update for April 2013

Here is this months Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments Update for April 2013. Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. CurrentBlizzard Beach closed through 3/16/13 for annual refurbishment. Splash Mountain (Magic Kingdom) closed through 3/19/13 for refurbishment. 12th Floor Atrium Club Level Lounge (Contemporary Resort) closed through 3/22/13 for refurbishment. Epcot Character Spot (Epcot) closed … [Read more...]