Beginning September 6, Echo Lake at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will undergo refurbishment through the end of October. During this time, there might be changes to the area’s landscape and the lake will be drained and repainted. Additionally, Gertie’s Ice Cream and Min and Bill’s Dockside Diner will also be repainted; however both will operate as normal.
For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World Resort, please visit our refurbishment page.
This week, the Slinky Dog Dash ride vehicle arrives at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Halloween Time expands to Cars Land and Buena Vista Street at Disney California Adventure park, and fans were introduced to BB-9E from Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Let’s take a look!
Earlier this month, Disney shared that the One Man’s Dream attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios would soon be transforming into Walt Disney Presents which would offer guests a look at Disney’s past, present, and future.
Today Disney announced Walt Disney Presents will officially open on September 8, 2017. Guests can look forward to historic sketches, photos, storyboards, and also view ride vehicle maquettes, a portion of the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge model, concept art for Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway attraction, and an all-new Toy Story Land model.