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[18 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Holiday Dessert Party Bookings, New Epcot Dessert Party, and More

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! Wishing you a relaxing day of fun with family.
It’s been a busy week of news in the world of Disney, so let’s check out the biggest stories.
Bookings opened for the holiday dessert parties at the Magic Kingdom! Guests can now make reservations for the Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party and the Holiday Wishes Dessert Party.
In honor of Cars Land – and the release of Cars 3 – Disney California Adventure is hosting artists showcases at Ramone’s House of Body Art. The second …

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[16 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Fantasmic!, Rivers of America, and the Disneyland Railroad Reopen this Summer at Disneyland

Several Disneyland attractions are returning this summer.
Fantasmic! reopens on July 17, in time to celebrate the park’s 62nd anniversary. The nighttime spectacular will feature its original fanfare and theme song in addition to new mist screens, state-of-the-art projections, and new scenes including Aladdin and The Lion King.
The Rivers of America attractions including Pirate’s Lair on Tom Sawyer Island, Mark Twain Riverboat, Sailing Ship Columbia, and Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes are all reopening this summer.
The Pirate’s Lair reopens today, June 16, while the others reopen July 29. There is a new …

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[28 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Pandora News, Guardians of the Galaxy Attraction News, and More

It’s official! Pandora – The World of Avatar opened May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. We have some news about the new land and much more in today’s weekly recap.
Disney hosted the official dedication for Pandora – The World of Avatar on May 24 with CEO Bob Iger and Avatar director James Cameron in attendance.
Guests visiting Pandora can check out the merchandise location Windtraders for an immersive experience – and to get matched with their very own banshee. And speaking of merchandise, guests will find three Pandora-themed MagicBands.
There are also …

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[22 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of American and Disneyland Railroad to Reopen this Summer at Disneyland

The Disneyland Railroad and Rivers of American attractions are scheduled to reopen this summer at Disneyland.
The area was reimagined and the north bank of the Rivers of America will now feature a new waterfront and elevate trestle for the Disneyland Railroad.
The Rivers of America celebrates the Mississippi, Columbia, Missouri and Rio Grande rivers and now also features a new Columbia Gorge section with waterfalls.
In all, five new waterfalls along Rivers of America will be visible from the Mark Twain Riverboat, Sailing Ship Columbia, and Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes.
Guests on the …

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[18 Jan 2014 | Comments Off on Disney Attraction Poster T-shirt Series Kicks Off with Tributes to Disney Railroads | ]
Disney Attraction Poster T-shirt Series Kicks Off with Tributes to Disney Railroads

For a very limited time fans of the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Railroads can purchase T-shirts inspired by the attraction posters for these two park icons.
The shirts are part of the Disney Attraction Poster T-shirt series, and these were designed by Richard Terpstra in collaboration with Disney Design Group artists.
The original attraction posters were designed by Jim Michaelson, Erni Prinzhorm, and Rudy Lord back in 1977, according to The Poster Art of the Disney Parks – a book by Walt Disney Imagineers Vanessa Hunt and Danny Handke.
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Railroad fans …

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[10 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Four Injured On Disneyland Railroad Ride at Disneyland Paris

On Wednesday last week, four people were injured when a wagon broke off of the Disneyland Railroad attraction at Disneyland Paris.
All four visitors, including a young girl and a pregnant woman, were taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries. Those who were injured were released from the hospital the same night and either went home or returned to the theme park.
The incident occurred when a bolt that sat between the first and second wagons of the railroad snapped, causing the rear wagons to run into the other wagons when they …

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[2 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Railroad Train Veers Off Track at Hong Kong Disneyland

A popular attraction at Hong Kong Disneyland, the Disneyland Railroad, was derailed on Sunday. Sources say the accident was due to human error, and the driver has been suspended pending further investigation.
The incident was first brought to light by media sources, but Disney denies any cover up. Because the train was out of service at the time and no injuries were sustained, a Disney spokesman says they didn’t feel the need to publicize the incident.
The spokesman also said the accident was due to the driver not providing enough space for …