Monday, November 22, 2010

News and Rumors 11/15/10 - 11/21/10


Magic Kingdom
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh has reopened with a brand new interactive queue.  Many interactive exhibits are still to come, but some include a honey wall and a door where if you knock on it, Piglet will respond.  
  • Tomorrowland Terrace will be open Thanksgiving week (November 21 -27) from 11am- 10pm.  Food options will include Angus Burger, Pasta Primavera with Shrimp, a Lobster Roll, Beef and Bleu Cheese Salad, Cirtrus Shrimp Salad, Chicken Sandwich and Chicken Breast Nuggets.
  • In addition, El Pirata Y el Perico will be open this Thanksgiving week from 11 am - 3 pm.  
  • Finally, The Diamond Horseshoe will be open as a counter service from 11 am - 3 pm and for dinner from 5 pm - 9 pm.  (Dinner will only be served Nov. 24th - Nov. 27th.)

  • The JOYFUL! Gospel Celebration of the Season performances will be back again this year.  Performances will take place at the Fountain Stage from Nov. 26th - Dec. 26th at 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm, and 4:15 pm.
Disney's Animal Kingdom
  • The Good Times Gathering Spot has returned for this week from 10 am - 3 pm.  Guests may meet and greet characters, have storytime with Pocahontas, and a DJ will be playing music. 
General Disney News
  • As mentioned in this week's blog post, Pleasure Island is going to be rethemed to Hyperion Wharf.  See here for more info. 
  • Disney has joined forces with location social network Gowalla.  For more info, click here.
  • Some additional rumored changes may be happening to Downtown Disney.  In the West Side, the House of Blues may leave property to an off-site location and in it's place the Harley Davidson shop would move.  Also, the Virgin Megastore area is expected to be sectioned off into smaller stores.  Finally Cirque du Soleil may be getting a whole new updated show in 2013. 

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