Sunday, July 5, 2009

News & Rumors 6/29/09 - 7/5/09


  • A monorail crashed on July 5th at 2 am killing 1. Austin Wuennenberg was killed in the horrific incident. Fore more information on this developing story, read here.
  • The Beachcomber Shacks and the Polar Patios at Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach respectively are now available for advance reservations by calling 407-WDW-PLAY. Guests may also get walk ups, if available.
  • The Tomorrowland Terrace Noodle Station at the Magic Kingdom is now open through the summer. Dinner is the typical Asian cuisine, but lunch will consist of mostly American fare, including hamburgers and chicken nuggets. The restaurant will be open through Aug. 8th.
  • Kali River Rapids will be taking part of Morning Extra Magic Hours through the summer, until Aug. 22nd.
  • There are some changes to the DAK character offerings. Flik, King Louie, Baloo, and Terk will now be appearing in the pathway between Africa and Asia. Devine has been moved to the Oasis. This will take place until Aug. 8th.
  • The Yeti at Disney's Animal Kingdom's Expedition Everest appears to be in working order again. (Sorta). It is now in a new A mode that is said to exert less pressure than the old A mode (which caused strain on the building causing major structural damage.) The Yeti is once again swiping at passengers and not being shown through a strobe light.


  • It's being rumored that the old Tomorrowland Skyway Station may be saying goodbye. It appears that it may be demolished in the near future.

1 comment:

DebWDW said...

I won't mind if the skyway station is gone, since we'll never get another skyway. I'm so glad I got to ride it before they took it down.