Our pal Josh Taylor talks about his popular podcast network, and we announce our plans for Gay Day Anaheim! Plus, news and rumors from Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and Disneyland Resort.
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Talking Mickey Testing @ Disney California Adventure
The popular talking Mickey Mouse from Walt Disney World is being tested at Disney California Adventure Park. With this technology, Mickey can actually talk to guests during meet and greets. Twitter user @DLThings caught some video of the new character in action.
Universal Orlando Announces Scare Zones For Halloween Horror Nights
In addition to it’s haunted houses, and live shows, Universal Orlando has announced 5 new scare zones throughout the park. Attractions Magazine reports the scare zones are “The Festival of the Deadliest,” “Trick ‘r Treat,” “The Purge,” “Invasion,” and “Altars of Horrors.”
Walt Disney Family Museum Closed Saturday
A “first amendment permitted” protest event called the “Patriot Prayer” event has been scheduled for this weekend in San Fransisco, and due to those events there will be several closures in the Presidio. One such closure, the Walt Disney Family Museum. The closure is only scheduled for this Saturday, August 26th. For more information, click here.
New Space Themed Restaurant at Epcot
The latest rumors about the reported space themed restaurant at Epcot seem to point at a whole new building being constructed between Mission: SPACE and Test Track. Disney announced the new restaurant at this year’s D23 Expo.
Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway To Contain Animatronics?
A rumor began circulating this week that the attraction replacing The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will contain “moving figures” or animatronics along with the 3D projections being used for the attraction’s backgrounds. Reports also have the attraction’s length at 5 to 6 minutes.
Descendants Replacing Villians In Boo-To-You Parade?
Anonymouse at Chip & Co is reporting that Walt Disney World’s Boo-To-You Halloween Parade will see a big change this year. The Descendants, the children of the Disney Villians, will replace their parents in the parade this year! This is just a rumor at this stage, but Descendants 2 just came out and Disney is pushing it hard. This would not be a shock.
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Philly @ Disneyland This Weekend
Philly will be at Disneyland this weekend! Look for him in the parks on Saturday! Follow us on Instagram to check out what Philly is up to!
REMINDER: Our Friend Albie Raising Money For Walk To Defeat ALS
Star Wars fanatic, Member of the 501st Legion, Central California Garrison, and dear friend of the show Albie and other members will be walking in full death trooper armor in the Walk To Defeat ALS here in Sacramento.
The 501st is going to match all donations, so please give generously. If you’d like to help Albie’s team raise money, you can do so by clicking here.
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