Monday, August 1, 2011

News and Rumors 7/25/11 - 7/31/11

News and Rumors are gathered from various different sources. All rumors are rumors and are to be taken as such.


Magic Kingdom

  • The crane will be on site for the instillation of the Castle Dreamlights from Sept. 12th - 26th.  
  • The Magic, The Memories and You Castle Show is expected to run through the Holidays over the Castle Lights.  
  • Tinkerbell and her Friends are now appearing at the Magic Kingdom at the site of the Adventureland Veranda.  The new area is called Tinkerbell's Nook.


  • Edward James Olmos and Lorraine Bracco have been added to the Candlelight Processional lineup.  Edward James Olmos is scheduled to appear Dec. 4th - 6th and Lorraine Bracco is scheduled for Dec. 13th - 15th.
  • Chiquita is set to sponsor Living With The Land.
  • The dates for the 2012 Food and Wine Festival have been announced.  They are Sept. 28th - Nov. 11th.

Disney's Hollywood Studios

  • Jennings Osborne, creator of the Osborne Spectacle of Dancing Lights, has passed away.  My thoughts are with his family. 

Disney's Animal Kingdom  

  • The It's Tough To Be A Bug refurb that was scheduled for Aug. 15th - Sept. 30th has been cancelled. 

General WDW News

  • Chiquita is also set to sponsor Crush n' Gusher at Typhoon Lagoon. 


  • I've heard that at this year's Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, both Gaston and Lotso may be appearing for meet and greets. 

1 comment:

Kathy said...

I would love to see Gaston at a meet 'n greet! Hope that rumor pans out!