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What Was Learned at the D23 Parks Panel

Yesterday at D23, the Parks Panel presentation took place and A LOT of new information was dropped.  So much information that I have to break in down park by park and then what is going on outside the theme parks on the resort side.   Let’s dive in head first.

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Groundhog Day Attractions

With it being Groundhog Day today, I thought it would be fun to look at some Groundhog Day attractions at Walt Disney World.  This post will one attraction in each park that you want to ride over and over again and one attraction in each park where you only ride it once but it feels like you rode it over and over.

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A Side Trip to Universal

Last month when my family was in Orlando, we decided to make a side trip to have a breakfast with some Minions and other characters at Universal’s Royal Pacific Resort.  My daughter and I are both huge fans of the Minions.  We wanted to find a way to meet them without spending the money on a one-day ticket to Universal.

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Turning EPCOP into EPCOT Again

It was announced, last week, that EPCOT will be getting a facelift.  It is rumored that the majority of this facelift will be occurring in Future World and hopefully turning the Experimental Prototype Community of the Past (EPCOP) back into the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow (EPCOT)  I talked about this topic some time ago when attempting to fleshing out Walt Disney World’s long-range plan leading up to the 50th anniversary in 2021 (less than five years away).  Today, I’ll attempt to figure out what is safe, what will get “a new coat of paint”,  and what is “on the chopping block.”

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