INTERCOT: Walt Disney World Vacation Planning Guide Walt Disney World Disneyland Mousehut Mail WebDisney News INTERCOT: Walt Disney World Vacation Guide
Magical Journeys
News: Find out the latest news, information and rumours covering all of the Walt Disney World Resort. Discussion: Draw on the combined knowledge of thousands of users in planning you next Walt Disney World vacation.  Ask questions, get answers, make new friends! Theme Parks: Information on the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney MGM Studios, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Downtown Disney, Blizard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon and more! Resorts: Detailed information and recommendations on Walt Disney World official and off property resorts, hotels & accomodations. Info Central: NTERCOT's information central featuring Walt Disney World phone numbers, tips and FAQ's. Shop: INTERCOT's own store featuring INTERCOT apparel, Disney video and DVD's, travel planning books, CD's and more. Interactive: INTERCOT's Disney World interactive section featuring software, the INTERCOT Insider newsletter, Walt Disney World Web Postcards and much more. Podcast: INTERCOT's One of a kind round table Disney Discussion Morning Zoo Podcast - Available in iTunes and Google Play INTERCOT Navigtion
  discussion boards
  intercot podcast
  free newsletter
  past news updates
  site search

Discount Tickets
  official ticket ctr

Theme Parks
  magic kingdom
  disney studios
  animal kingdom
  water parks 
  park tickets
  park hours
  event schedule
  golfing @ disney
  edc - epcot
discovery center

  on property
  vacation club

Info Central
  info central home
  when to visit
  dining menus

  icot apparel
  books & guides

  free newsletter
  intercot podcast
  podcast app
  site search
  countdown timer
  RSS feeds

  link to us
  contact us

INTERCOT > News > January 2002

News Archive - January 2002

January 29, 2002

Mickey's PhilharMagic to Open in 2003
According to Disney sources, the Lion King show in the Magic Kingdom will close on unknown date in February 2002 to be replaced by the new Mickey's PhilHarmagic attraction scheduled to open in 2003. Disney magic meets Disney music in this new 3~D film based spectacular starring Mickey Mouse. Donald Duck and other favorite Disney characters. "We're really excited about this new attraction;' said A1 Weiss, president of Walt Disney World Resort, "Guests love the Disney characters and films, and this gives them the chance to take a magical ride right into the world of Disney animation."
more info & discussion here

January 28, 2002

E-Ride Nights Coming in February
Disney has announced E-Nights for February 19 & 22  from 8-11pm each night.  E-Ride Nights are an exclusive "private party" in the Magic Kingdom for a limited number of Walt Disney World Resort Guests.
more info here

January 22, 2002

2002 Room Rates Updated!
Planning a vacation to Walt Disney World for later this year but don't know what a room will cost?  Wonder no more!  Now you can figure out how much it's going to cost you with the updated 2002 room rates list.  Whether you want a value vacation or you're going for broke this year, all the information you'll need is right here!  
more info here

January 16, 2002

E-Ride Nights For March 2002!
MAGIC KINGDOM "E-Ride Nights" for the month of March have been released and are scheduled as follows: 
March 11 - 9pm-12am, March 14 - 7-10pm, March 18 - 8-11pm and March 21 - 7-10pm.  E-Ride Nights are an exclusive "private party" in the Magic Kingdom for a limited number of Walt Disney World Resort Guests.
more info here

January 15, 2002

Park Hours Released
Park operating hours for the month of March along with park events have been released.  if you are planning a trip to Disney during March, you'll want to check our out Info Central section for more details.
park hours / park events

January 14, 2002

Current Rehabs & Refurbs
50's Prime Time Cafe closed for refurbishment until February 3, 2002. Voyage of the Little Mermaid will be closed for refurbishment from January 20 to February 10, 2002. Blizzard Beach: Under renovation from 12/30/01 - 3/16/02

January 8, 2002

Disney Creates Wireless Magic
Disney World is using wireless technology to provide captioning and translation services so more people can feel a part of what is, after all, a small world.  Entertainment giant Walt Disney said Monday that hearing-impaired visitors can use specially provided Compaq iPaqs to read text versions of, for example, the conversation between Winnie the Pooh and Tigger during the "Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh" ride in its Magic Kingdom.
more info & discussion here

January 4, 2002

Back By Popular Demand - Play 4 Days
The Walt Disney World Resort special ticket offer has been so successful, the Vacation Kingdom again is rolling out the unbeatable deal exclusively for Florida residents, allowing unlimited park-going across four days and four theme parks for $99, plus tax.
more info & discussion here

Shades Of Green Resort To Expand
At a time when many resort hotels at Walt Disney World are in retreat, the one reserved exclusively for the military is charging ahead with expansion plans.  The U.S. Army is planning to double the size of Shades of Green, its 287-room hotel at Walt Disney World, in a $50 million expansion project that may start as soon as April.
more info & discussion here



Social Media

Sponsored Links

Disney Community Discussion
New Page 1

Sponsored Links

Get INTERCOT's Free Newsletter

The INTERCOT Insider is a twice monthly email
update with tips and informative articles.
To subscribe, enter your email address:

Sponsored Links


Magical Journeys
Guest Relations
Discussion Boards
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Enter your email address below to receive our newsletter:
Since 1997 INTERCOT - a Levelbest Communications Website. This is not an official Disney website.
Levelbest Network Site