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Old 08-08-2012, 01:03 PM   #1
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Fantasyland soft openings in October ?

Thought I would ask my fellow passporters if anyone has heard of any soft openings in October for the new fantasyland? I see the grand opening for December out now but any chances some parts maybe open for those visting in in October ? I sure hope so my DD loves Ariel and I was hoping we could get a chance to see her part when we are there. Don't think we are making a WDW trip next year so it may have to wait awhile if not
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The articles I've read mention soft openings beginning on November 19, it seems like October would be a bit early. Hopefully some of the October travelers can share as we get closer!
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I doubt it. That's just too far from the opening date.
But, make sure you check when you are there. If they have the walls down, there's that possibility. Right now there is still a ton of construction going on.
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Disney announced that "previews" will begin on November 19. If they're willing to commit to that, I suspect there will be soft openings for a couple of weeks before November 19 (the 19th is awfully close to Thanksgiving, hardly the time for the CMs to first start working with "live" guests). I'm not as confident they'll happen in October, but you never know.
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I know they announced previews for Annual Passholders but I'm not sure what those dates are either. I think they would be prior to the Nov 19 previews. I read someplace there might be DVC previews too but it was not anyplace official. I need to hunt more, LOL
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I know they announced previews for Annual Passholders but I'm not sure what those dates are either. I think they would be prior to the Nov 19 previews. I read someplace there might be DVC previews too but it was not anyplace official. I need to hunt more, LOL
I hope that rumor is true! I would be very happy if they offered DVC previews!
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I think October might be pushing it too much
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