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[21 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
‘Frozen Ever After’ Opens at Epcot’s Norway Pavilion

Today, guests at Epcot had the chance to ride the new Frozen Ever After attraction – for the very first time (in forever).
According to several online reports the queue for the attraction was nearing a 300-minute wait (that’s five hours!) by mid-morning. The line stretched all the way to the Outpost bridge and back to China.
As is often the case with new attractions the ride reportedly hit a few non-magical speed bumps along the way, shutting down at 11:30 a.m. Guests who were in line were given the option to …

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[11 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases Sneak Peek of New ‘Frozen’ Attraction in Epcot’s Norway Pavilion

Disney has given the first sneak peek of the all-new ‘Frozen Ever After’ attraction that will replace Maelstrom in Epcot’s Norway pavilion.
The ride will use the same water track as Maelstrom but nothing else of the fan-favorite attraction exists.
This all-new ride with take guests to the Winter in Summer Celebration in Arendelle, visiting Elsa’s ice palace and the icy world of the North before returning to they Bay of Arendelle.
While guests wait in the ride’s queue they’ll walk past Wandering Oaken’s Trading Post where they’ll get a glimpse of the …

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[5 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – New runDisney Medal, Winter at Walt Disney World, and a ‘Frozen’ Premium Package

As we say good-bye today to Maelstrom in Epcot’s Norway Pavilion – the ride is closing for good to make way for a new Frozen attraction – we also have more Frozen news to report.
Let’s dig in to this week’s Disney news!
Walt Disney World Resort News
Yes Maelstrom is gone for good and in its place will (eventually) be a Frozen-themed ride. Let’s hope when the new attraction opens in 2016 we can still go over the falls and land in the icy sea down below.
Speaking of Frozen, Anna and  Elsa …

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[22 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Studio Backlot Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Closing September 27

Another major attraction is closing permanently at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The Studio Backlot Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is closing for good on Saturday, September 27 after 25 years of operation.
Disney confirmed the closure and said the attraction is closing to make room for future development.
This is the second major Disney attraction closure announced in the past few weeks. The other attraction – Maelstrom in Epcot’s Norway Pavilion – is closing October 5 to make way for a new Frozen-themed attraction.
Both the Studio Backlot Tour and Maelstrom have been …

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[12 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘Frozen’ Attraction to Replace Maelstrom in Epcot’s Norway Pavilion

Elsa and Anna’s takeover of Walt Disney World is official.
Disney Parks announced today that construction is underway for a new Frozen attraction in the Norway Pavilion at Epcot.
The attraction will replace fan favorite Maelstrom – which incidentally celebrated its 25th anniversary last year.
The new Frozen attraction will take guests to Arendelle and will showcase moments and music from the hit animated film.
The Norway Pavilion will also be home to a new meet-and-greet location where guests can meet Anna and Elsa.
During this year’s holiday season the characters from Frozen will also …