Clint moves in to his new house and talks about his nerd room (office). Legend and Drew talk about there theme park visits, and we go over the news. Jim Reid Anderson steps down as Six Flags CEO, New Star Wars Fireworks coming to DHS with projection mapping & giant flamethrowers, News from Cedar Point Winter Chillout Go Karts & Skyscraper going away, Disneyland 60th TV Special shares new Star Wars Land concept art, and more!
Clint is back on the show this week and talks a little bit about the Central Park Fun-Land Laser Tag Project he has been working on. Drew is on his way out the door to Yellowstone, and Legend is hung over!
The guys are back (and the show doesn’t cut out for a half hour) to talk all about HHN 25, 4D rides coming to Cedar Fair parks and prices going up while things close down at Disney Parks.
Legend and Drew share this weeks childish adventures, the disney ban on selfie sticks, possibly the craziest flat ride ever and take some questions
This week the guys discuss the future of Cedar Fair dark rides, a really exciting rumor at Sea World and both coasts of Trader Sams
Guest that attended Disney parks in California during the month were exposed to Measles. According to data from the CDC measles was irradiated from the US in 2000. The 7 individuals that have come down with measles all visited Disney in December the CDC believes they caught he virus from a foreign visitor as measles outbreaks occur in several European countries.
A Colorado woman who convinced her son and the community that he had leukemia was sentenced to jail. Sandy Nguyen pleaded guilty to charitable fraud and child abuse and was sentenced to 90 days of jail on work release and five years’ probation. Nguyen raised $25,000 as part of her scheme. The family spent a portion of the money for a trip to Disneyland. Investigators recovered $23,000 from the family in the course of their investigation.
Disneyland is now in the middle of a PR nightmare today as riders on the Mickey’s Fun Wheel were stranded on the ride for more then 2 hours. Multiple LA stations are reporting that everyone is okay after being stuck in 90 degree weather. One stranded riders reported being a little hot, and his kids slept most of the time.
The wheel was manually moved so passengers could be removed from the ride. They were given wet towels, water, ice cream, and free tickets.
In other Disneyland news riders on the Its a Small World reported they were on the ride for what seemed like 2 hours. No wet towels, water, ice cream, or tickets were waiting when they exited the ride.
According to some Disney fan websites the Luigi’s Flying Tires ride at Disney California Adventure may be closing as early as January. The ride was a new spin on a vintage Disneyland classic the Flying Saucers. This new updated ride still had a few issues with long lines, small guest flow through, guests not understanding how to operate there tire, and expensive maintenance and operation cost. There are some rumors “floating” around about a possible replacement including a name change to “Festival of the Flying Tires”
Every year Disneyland re-themes the Haunted Mansion with Jack Skelenton and the whole gang from Nightmare Before Christmas. They call it “Haunted Mansion Holiday” They run this attraction from mid September until after Christmas. Come join as we take a POV ride through and show you all the features of this attraction.