Stories from September 2009

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September 1, 2009, 11:52 AM

Tuesday theme park news round-up*

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September 1, 2009, 3:28 PM

The new Disney afternoon parade...

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September 2, 2009, 10:13 AM

Happy 30th birthday to Disneyland's Big Thunder Mountain

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September 3, 2009, 7:40 AM

Cedar Point's new ride ain't Whyte Lightning, it's 'Shoot the Rapids'

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September 3, 2009, 3:30 PM

Theme park photo caption game

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September 4, 2009, 2:35 PM

Vote of the week: Paying extra for premium parking at a theme park?

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September 4, 2009, 11:13 PM

Legoland California to add a third gate

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September 6, 2009, 2:38 PM

Merlin looking to raise $3+ billion in IPO. Hmmm... what could it spend that on?

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September 7, 2009, 9:42 AM

Theme park cast member stories: Happy Labor Day

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September 7, 2009, 11:21 AM

Last day for Busch Gardens' Big Bad Wolf

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September 8, 2009, 1:59 PM

Universal Orlando's show director talks Halloween Horror Nights

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September 9, 2009, 12:32 PM

Should theme parks build kids' lands?

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September 9, 2009, 2:40 PM

Happy belated 40th birthday to Disneyland's Haunted Mansion

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September 10, 2009, 10:57 AM

Picking the right theme for kids' attractions: Or, how the newspaper industry's decline will affect theme parks

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September 11, 2009, 8:22 AM

Vote of the week: To EO or not to EO?

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September 12, 2009, 3:22 PM

No big surprises as Disney announces theme park expansions at D23

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September 14, 2009, 9:33 AM

Theme park cast member stories: To all my Brazilian girlfriends

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September 14, 2009, 9:36 PM

D23 Saturday Trip Report

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September 14, 2009, 9:39 PM

Shazam, an iPhone and the music of the Disneyland Resort

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September 15, 2009, 8:27 AM

Universal's Wizarding World of Harry Potter to open in Spring 2010, webcast confirms

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September 15, 2009, 9:55 PM

Universal's impending PR problem with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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September 16, 2009, 11:32 AM

'What do you mean I'm going *back* to Disney World?'

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September 17, 2009, 12:31 PM

What will Disney do?

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September 17, 2009, 6:34 PM

Halloween 2009: Six weeks, and counting...

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September 18, 2009, 11:57 AM

Xcelerator accident video leaked onto YouTube

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September 18, 2009, 12:17 PM

Vote of the week: Dude, where's my car?

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September 19, 2009, 12:06 PM

Ahoy there, mateys, and welcome to Talk Like a Pirate Day

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September 21, 2009, 6:08 AM

Theme park cast member stories: The Old Man and the Caribbean Sea

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September 21, 2009, 1:08 PM

Doing the math on Walt Disney World's free dining deal

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September 21, 2009, 6:55 PM

Kouzzina by Cat Cora is officially open

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September 22, 2009, 12:00 PM

Six Flags Over Georgia flooded

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September 22, 2009, 12:57 PM

Disney stops serving all-beef hot dogs

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September 23, 2009, 12:01 AM

Busch/Blackstone Open Thread

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September 23, 2009, 10:43 AM

SeaWorld without Shamu? Or could a clash of corporate cultures keep Merlin out of a Busch theme park deal?

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September 23, 2009, 3:44 PM

Epcot Food Fest will feature changes, new food items


September 23, 2009, 6:07 PM

Universal unveils a new 'Madagascar' dark ride... for its Singapore park

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September 23, 2009, 6:31 PM

Cypress Gardens closes its doors... again

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September 23, 2009, 9:17 PM

Kings Island/Cheez Whiz Open Thread

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September 24, 2009, 7:14 AM

Halloween Horror Nights: Ripped From the Silver Screen Preview

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September 24, 2009, 10:38 AM

Happy Guinness Day, theme park fans

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September 24, 2009, 2:27 PM

A first look inside the Walt Disney Family Museum

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September 24, 2009, 6:10 PM

Theme park visitors pick their favorite free drinks

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September 24, 2009, 10:22 PM

Overnight/early-morning news thread

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September 25, 2009, 7:13 AM

Vote of the week: Words or numbers?

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September 25, 2009, 3:51 PM

Opening night reports from Halloween events

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September 28, 2009, 6:15 AM

Good morning, theme park fans!

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September 28, 2009, 9:50 AM

Theme park cast member stories: Everyone loves a parade

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September 28, 2009, 10:20 AM

Disney knifes fan sites in the back; starts its own theme park blog

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September 28, 2009, 1:04 PM

Theme Park Interactivity 2.0: Building the next generation of attractions

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September 28, 2009, 9:09 PM

Overnight/early-morning open thread: The iPhone 3L (Lego) edition

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September 29, 2009, 6:23 AM

Keeping up with the Blog Flume

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September 29, 2009, 6:48 AM

Disney to offer free tickets to volunteers in 2010

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September 29, 2009, 12:45 PM

Space Mountain's 'Ghost Galaxy' highlights HalloweenTime at Disneyland

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September 29, 2009, 5:34 PM

10 volunteer opportunities you won't find on Disney's list*

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September 30, 2009, 6:27 AM

A frightful start to the day

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September 30, 2009, 11:00 AM

Yes, Disneyland really was a lot more crowded this summer


September 30, 2009, 7:42 PM

What new street food would you like to see at your favorite theme park?

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September 30, 2009, 7:55 PM

Is Comcast buying Universal?

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Links to other posts from 2009:
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Top 10 Attendance

  1. Magic Kingdom
  2. Disneyland
  3. Tokyo Disneyland
  4. Universal Studios Japan
  5. Tokyo DisneySea
  6. Disney's Animal Kingdom
  7. Epcot
  8. Shanghai Disneyland
  9. Disney's Hollywood Studios
  10. Universal Studios Florida