Monday, December 22, 2008

News & Rumors 12/8/08 - 12/21/08

News and Rumors are gathered from various different websites. One particular website is not favored over another. All rumors are rumors and are to be taken with a grain of salt.

  • Disney's Design a Tee shirt in Downtown Disney was in soft openings as of Dec. 8, 2008.
  • The tethered balloon that will be up in Downtown Disney has a name--Characters In Flight.
  • Chef Mickey's should be under refurb. As should the California Grill. These refurbs will be done in phases and will take place while the restaurants continue operating.
  • It appears Idol is getting some of the finishing touches put on. The times board has been put up and a media reception has been set in place for Feb. 12, 2009.
  • In the latest planning video, Space Mountain is conspicuously left out.
  • Prime Rib has been replaced with whole strip loins on buffets on Disney property.
  • Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin will be down for refurb March 2-6.
  • The Poly has had their last torch lighting ceremony. You can thank budget cuts.


  • The Outer Rim bar at the Contemporary is supposed to be coming back.

1 comment:

DebWDW said...

Hopefully all the cuts won't last that long. And it's a good time of year to save money where they can.