Yesterday we went to the Magic Kingdom to see the last shows of Country Bear Jamboree before it went down for refurbishment. There is talk that several minutes might get cut from the show, so we wanted to make sure to capture it in photos and video just in case. But first, we took a look at New Fantasyland progress, and found that the sign for the Be Our Guest Restaurant is now up! Behind it appears to be a griffin (below, left). The Be Our Guest sign (below, right) features a rose and several symbols.
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I’ve had the opportunity to celebrate Disneyland’s birthday (July 17th) in person many times in the past, including at the big media event for the 50th! But there are years that we don’t get to Disneyland in July – so we celebrate instead at the Magic Kingdom (below, right). We celebrated the 57th birthday of Disneyland on a very rainy day at the park. Our tradition is to ride opening day Disneyland attractions, but some of them are outside, so we couldn’t really be too choosy!
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Yesterday we spent the afternoon at the Magic Kingdom, heading first to the new Disney/Pixar’s BRAVE Princess Merida meet and greet location. A Cast Member in Scottish clothing welcomed us (below, left). Princess Merida now has her bow and arrow prop (below, right). This is the same Merida that we met at Epcot last week! We have a video from Epcot that has made it’s way into online newspapers and large websites.
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