Welcome to the April version of Disney Rumor Spherical Up for 2019! You possibly can take a look at the March 2019 installment right here. Spring has sprung on the Disney Parks! Disclaimer: Any rumors talked about on this article should not confirmed by Disney and should not ever occur.
As we inch nearer to the Walt Disney World 50th anniversary rumors and plans proceed to be rumored. A kind of rumors or hopeful speculations is a return of a nighttime parade at Magic Kingdom. WDWNT is reporting that Disney is not going to debut a brand new nighttime parade for the 50th anniversary. They do word that different nighttime leisure is being deliberate although. Clearly, issues might nonetheless change however it doesn’t appear to be trying up for the prospect of a brand new nighttime parade proper now. Just about everybody agrees that Disney is planning on new leisure for the Magic Kingdom as a complete for the 50th.
Disney confirmed that Illuminations will finish September 30th, 2019 simply as rumored earlier than and the brand new Epcot Endlessly present will debut October 1st, 2019 on the anniversary of Epcot.
The massive information for Epcot this month is the reported change or overhaul of Future World. WDWNT is reporting as anticipated that Innoventions West would go away utterly. As an alternative would a brand new competition middle could be constructed, in addition to a brand new Starbucks, meet and greet space, and what’s being referred to as the “Journey of Water” which is able to lead you to The Seas pavilion. Innoventions East will keep a big retail house and a big meals and beverage location very like it at present does with Electrical Umbrella and MouseGears. A brand new widened path will lead visitors to the Guardians Coaster and Take a look at Monitor. In between each Innoventions, the Fountain of Nations would go away in addition to the pin store. A brand new beer backyard and inexperienced house will overtake the central space. WDWMagic sources agree that that is the plan for Epcot because it stands. Disney has but to announce a lot of this however it’s being codenamed Undertaking Gamma.
Lastly, again into World Showcase, WDWMagic sources point out that building on a flat experience within the UK pavilion is again on and can start later this yr. A brand new pavilion based mostly on Brazil can also be nonetheless closely rumored. Along with that, WDWNT and WDWMagic sources are saying that the Agent P’s recreation in World Showcase will change to a brand new DuckTales theme.
Disney and most of the people are all targeted on Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and rightfully so however Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway which changed The Nice Film Trip was scheduled to open this Fall across the time Galaxy’s Edge would open. Rumors from a number of sources early in April was Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway could be delayed into late 2019 probably 2020. Then in mid-April Disney introduced alongside the attraction going to Disneyland that it might open in Spring 2020 at Hollywood Studios which is a big delay. Rumors level to some causes for that. Disney has an enormous quantity of building work occurring and is pushing to get Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on time which is creating some delays elsewhere. Additionally reported tech points with the attraction are contributing to the delay. Hollywood Studios actually wants the capability however evidently gained’t occur till 2020.
As for Galaxy’s Edge, issues are shifting alongside and points relating to Rise of the Resistance are being mounted which ought to have the attraction opening sooner reasonably than later. Disney additionally introduced some new particulars relating to the land at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago together with themed Coca-Cola bottles, in addition to the primary look a few of the animatronics and music throughout the land.
Development is starting on the Membership 33 inside Animal Kingdom. This location will likely be in Africa close to the Pageant of the Lion Kingdom and pathway to Pandora. Along with that, Disney introduced that beginning Could 2019, Disney characters will likely be added into a brand new model of Rivers of Mild referred to as Rivers of Mild: We Are One.
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Main Skyliner testing continues and even evacuation coaching has begun. This month Disney gave an replace on the development and mentioned round 300 cabins could be a part of this technique. Additionally they pressured the air flow system that will be a part of the cabins. Disney as a part of this mentioned solid members would start testing in August and that would go on for months. These accustomed to these techniques have already been taken again by how lengthy that is taking and that months extra testing is required when Disney has already been testing for months. So hopefully the Skyliner is open sooner reasonably than later.
The Star Wars Lodge is lastly shifting. Foundations have been poured and the lodge is beginning to go vertical. Disney has not given a gap date for this new lodge expertise as of but.
Disneyland Resort has been buzzing much more not too long ago. Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens Could 31st, and visitors staying at Disneyland Resort inns get first entry in four-hour home windows. Friends who would not have a resort reservation will get an opportunity to guide a reservation beginning Could 2nd.
Disneyland additionally introduced the long-rumored change that the Halloween get together would transfer to Disney California Journey. Along with that, the rumored Halloween model of World of Coloration referred to as Villainous will debut this yr as a part of the brand new Oogie Boogie Bash get together.
Maybe the largest information from Disneyland this month is the affirmation that Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway will come to Mickey’s Toontown in 2022. No sights will go away due to this addition however the Gag Manufacturing unit retailer will go away to function the entryway for this attraction and the attraction present constructing will take up areas backstage.
Lastly, for Disneyland, there are rumors swirling that a new parade will likely be coming and change Soundsational in 2020. In line with rumors on MiceChat, the parade could be referred to as “Magic Occurs” and have a number of massive floats with characters from Disney and Pixar movies.
For additional dialogue on all of this and extra, go to the Rumors and Information board on Disboards.com