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Robert Niles

What's new on the discussion board: Roller coasters and park plans

Published: August 15, 2012 at 12:40 PM

Let's kick off this week's Theme Park Insider Discussion Board round-up with some news of a popular Walt Disney World show closing this winter: Festival of The Lion King to move January 2013.

Festival of The Lion King

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Getting back to rides actually under construction, we're talking about Universal Studios Florida's newest in Transformers at Universal Orlando-Bad Idea?

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We wrap up with the finals of our Theme Park Apprentice game. The remaining contestants are designing an "eco-friendly" theme park in Theme Park Apprentice 4: Challenge 11. Check 'em out.

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Published: August 18, 2012 at 2:00 PM

new DVC permenant kiosk going up at EPCOT between path to Le Cellier and the refreshment port. The Steel is showing above the barricade.

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