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[5 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sneak Peek Inside Pete’s Silly Sideshow at Magic Kingdom

If you’re curious about Pete’s Silly Sideshow, a new area opening in New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom Park, we have a first look inside the attraction to share with you.
Inside the character greeting location, created exclusively for Storybook Circus, guests will be able to meet and mingle with Donald Duck and Goofy or Minnie Mouse and Daisy, each dressed up in their circus attire. Donald’s circus persona is The Great Donaldo, a snake charmer, while Goofy is The Great Goofini, a circus stuntman. Meanwhile, Minnie Mouse is Minnie Magnifique, a …

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[8 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]

In the area known as Storybook Circus in New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom park, the big-top tents are one of the features guests continue to ask about. Now, thanks to our friends at the Disney Parks Blog, we know what one of the tents will house – Pete’s Silly Sideshow!
This experience will feature several meet-and-greets with Disney circus stars who want nothing more than to show off their talents. Once visitors enter the tent, there will be two options. One line will lead to Minnie Magnifique (a circus star) and …

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[10 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Details Come to Light Regarding Fantasyland’s Storybook Circus

We’re learning more this week about just how Dumbo’s future home at Magic Kingdom will shape up with the Fantasyland expansion.
Previously, Disney leadership shared concept art of what would become the new “Storybook Circus” part of Fantasyland.  The area will be themed on the popular Dumbo ride, and will utilize the existing attraction, but will also add a second carousel to ease congestion in what is always a crowded area.   This week, however, we’re also learning more about where the ride will be situated, and how it will function.
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[16 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Update on Fantasyland Expansion:  Storybook Circus

This week, details continue to emerge about the work going on behind the scenes in the Fantasyland expansion.  While Disney has shared plenty of information recently about the royally-themed details of the new areas, like Beast’s Castle and Maurice’s Cottage, as well as the new Little Mermaid-themed dark ride, less has been known about the area that will incorporate Dumbo.  But now, we’re learning more about the classic ride and its new digs.
Storybook Circus will be the theme for the part of Fantasyland that Dumbo will inhabit.  The area will …

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[21 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
More Details Provided About Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland Expansion

Details continue to emerge about the current Fantasyland expansion taking place at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom.
During the Destination D event held last weekend by official Disney fan club D23 to mark Walt Disney World’s 40th anniversary, Chris Beatty shared details about all of the new coming attractions.  Beatty, who is Imagineering’s creative director for the project, provided lots of new details about the highly anticipated overhaul to Magic Kingdom’s most popular area.  Guests can look forward to the following exciting changes:
Cinderella Castle will feature a new wall that will divide the …