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Old 07-19-2008, 09:04 AM   #1
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Big Annoucement in October?

This was also on Touringplans.com this morning when I read all the recent news.
Wonder what the announcement will be, or if there will really be one?

Link to the article can be found here:

TouringPlans.com - The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World

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"The return of the October hoopla?

This year many small fragments of information are pointing to the return of such an event with major announcements included. The cancellation of the October 3rd Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party appears to tie directly into this line of logic, allowing the use of Magic Kingdom on a Friday evening for press events.

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Old 07-19-2008, 09:06 AM   #2
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maybe they will annouce the 2009 theme??
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I wouldn't be surprised to see a return to those big press events - maybe they'll finally announce the DVC Contemporary?
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The DVC Contemporary is my guess as SSR is slated to sellout soon. I hope I hope I hope.
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My guess is that it's to announce whatever is replacing YOMD when it finally ends in December.
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The Contemporary DVC was my first thought....Sulley's was also the names of the new Cruise ships along with their sched launch dates...
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I think the BLT announcement will come before that - . With the cancellation of MNSSHP that night I would guess it will include the rehab of Fantasyland and maybe the next special event replacing YOMD. There may also be some updates on plans for DTD. It will be interesting to see what they have planned.
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I bet they will announce the latest "theme" at least. That can't go on for another year. (Although I wouldn't mind having another chance, or two to get a "dream") I can't wait to see what else they may have up their sleeve.
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I'll bet it's going to be a big "State of the Parks" press event.
-Details of the 2009 theme
-Details of the Contemporary DVC
-Details of the online ADR booking capability
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I have read that the new ADR online booking will be set for the end of October so I am sure that topic will be raised...probably the new plans for DTD....but it is exciting to wonder what they will announce.
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My guess is that it's to announce whatever is replacing YOMD when it finally ends in December.
That's my guess, along with "officially" announcing the Contemporary DVC.
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