Entries from Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog tagged with 'fantasyland expansion'

New Interactive Entertainment Debuts in Fantasyland Expansion

"With the opening of New Fantasyland, we're excited to introduce several new atmosphere groups that will become part of the storytelling experience you'll find there," said Creative Director Reed Jones. "They're going to bring the neighborhoods of the land...

Central Florida Kids Get Special Sneak Peek of New Fantasyland

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Nov. 10, 2012 - Mickey Mouse and a few of his best pals opened the gates of Magic Kingdom a little early this morning to welcome dozens of Central Florida kids to be among the...

Be Our Guest Restaurant Exterior Details

The faces that guard the Beast's Castle If you remember in the film "Beauty and The Beast," Belle was originally a bit cautious when she entered Beast's Castle for the first time " before she was welcomed by Lumiere,...

Pete's Silly Sideshow Sneak Peek!

At Pete's Silly Sideshow, the custom-designed character greeting location created exclusively for Storybook Circus, you are invited to choose a path to meet either Donald Duck and Goofy or Minnie Mouse and Daisy, each playing their own unique role...

Gaston's Tavern - Fantasyland Expansion

A New Brew for Gaston's Tavern! New details have emerged from Disney regarding Gaston's Tavern! The quick service restaurant has a new brew called LeFou's Brew. It is no-sugar added frozen apple juice with a hint of toasted marshmallow,...

Ariel's Grotto Meet and Greet in Fantasyland Expansion

Ariel's Meet and Greet Prince Erik's Castle A new character greeting location, Ariel's Grotto, will be opening later this year in the Fantasyland Expansion. You'll find Ariel within the base of the seaside cliffs upon which Prince Eric's Castle...

Fantasyland Expansion Update

Disney recently released several "signature" images of the Fantasyland expansion and a new sneak peek video of Maurice's Cottage. The first image offers a view of New Fantasyland in detail from the very top turret of Cinderella's Castle. The landscape...

Be Our Guest Restaurant Reservations Update 8/22/12

UPDATE: August 21st; 8am: Walt Disney World Reports: Disney Dining is still experiencing heavy call volume today. Expect longer than average wait times. Except for Be Our Guest, which opens online booking 8/22, you can make ressies online to save...

Gaston in Belle's Village - Fantasyland Expansion

Earlier this month, Gaston's statue arrived in Belle's Village at the Fantasyland Expansion. The first image is the artist rendering, the second is the actual statue. Notice the differences between the two. Disney Imagineers Ted Robledo and Chris Kelly share...

Preview, Grand Opening Dates Set as Expansion Continues for the New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom Park

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Magic Kingdom guests blink back in amazement at the scene: not one, but two colorful Dumbos spinning through the sky above Storybook Circus. To the delight of fans of the beloved Dumbo, the Flying Elephant...

Pete's Silly Sideshow Coming to Fantasyland Expansion

The one section of Storybook Circus that hasn't opened yet is the area that houses 3 huge big-top tents. We know one will be merchandise, one will probably be food and the other will house Character Meet and Greets....

Prince Eric's Castle in Fantasyland Expansion

Today we get a great look at Prince Eric's Castle which shapes the exterior of Under the Sea - Journey of the Little Mermaid attraction. Walt Disney Imagineering uses "forced perspective" to "trick" the eye into believing the towers are...

Beautiful Mosaics in the Be Our Guest Restaurant

Each week more details are revealed for unopened areas of the Fantasyland Expansion. This week, more photos of the inside the Be Our Guest Restaurant have been released: One of the floor mosaics in the entrance is the Beast's enchanted...

Be Our Guest Restaurant - Menu and Reservation News

Here's the latest information on the Magic Kingdom's newest dining experience, Be Our Guest restaurant, opening in time for the holidays 2012. Braised pork for lunch and a grilled strip steak for dinner - Chef Michael Deardorff had a hard...

Double Dumbo Now in Flight Testing

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Magic Kingdom guests will blink back in amazement at the scene: not one, but two colorful Dumbos spinning through the sky above Storybook Circus as the expansion of the New Fantasyland continues. To the...

Building a Grotto Under the Sea in New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom

Disney's imagineers are continuing to provide up close looks at the details to be found in the new Fantasyland Expansion. Here's a sneak peak at the queue for Under the Sea ~ Journey of The Little Mermaid attraction. The queue...

Sneak Peak at Prince Eric's Castle -Fantasyland Expansion

Prince Eric's Castle will house what will certainly be a very popular addition to the Fantasyland Expansion, Under the Sea ~ Journey of The Little Mermaid. While the ride itself is almost identical to the version in Disney California Adventure,...

Enchanted Tales with Belle - Fantasyland Magic Kingdom

The Disney parks blog continues to offer sneak peeks into the Fantasyland expansion. These images are from the Enchanted Tales with Belle area: The Library will serve as the setting for a special meet-and-greet with Belle and her candlestick pal,...

New Fantasyland Model On Display at One Man’s Dream at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The model for the New Fantasyland expansion, which was last on display for media during the Summer to Remember press event and for Disney fans at the 2011 D23 Expo, is currently being placed into the One Man's Dream exhibit...

Minotaurs coming to Fantasyland Expansion

This minotaur, a mythological figure that is a combination man and bull, was recently installed at the Be Our Guest Restaurant, part of the Fantasyland expansion at Magic Kingdom Park. Two of these sculptures will welcome guests at the front...

Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland - Time Lapse Video

For reference, the area on the left will be Enchanted Tales With Belle, Beast Castle (which will contain the Be Our Guest Restaurant), and Gaston's Tavern. The buildings and rockwork on the right side will house the Under the Sea...

First Look: Walt Disney Imagineers Offer a Taste of the Be Our Guest Restaurant

"Be our guest! Be our guest! Put our service to the test!" Or so the song goes. Who doesn't love this playful scene from "Beauty and The Beast," in which the enchanted staff welcomes Belle to the castle in grand...

Weaving Costumes into the Storytelling Fabric of New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom Park

Some of the first areas of our New Fantasyland expansion at Magic Kingdom Park will be opening by late March, featuring a re-imagined version of The Barnstormer and a relocated Dumbo the Flying Elephant attraction. When they debut, cast members...

Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland Expansion - Artist Renderings

Here are more artist renderings of the new Fantasyland coming to the Magic Kingdom. (From the Disney Parks Blog) The new Fantasyland will include an area dedicated to Beauty and the Beast, including Maurice's Cottage (left) and the Beast's Castle...

Storybook Circus at Magic Kingdom - A Closer Look!

from the Disney Parks Blog With all the updates we've done on the "royal" side of the Fantasyland expansion - Beast's Castle, Maurice's Cottage and Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid - the plans for Storybook Circus...

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