Tag Archives: It’s a small world

Midget Autopia to be Resurrected with help from Disney Fans

In 1966, Walt and Roy Disney did something the company had never done before or since. Attractions were migrating back from the 1964 World’s Fair in New York to Disneyland. it’s a small world needed to move into Fantasyland and unfortunately, the Midget Autopia had to go. As a way to pay homage to their

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Are All Theme Park Injuries News These Days?

On Wednesday, January 21, the Orlando Sentinel published an article with the title “Riders Die After Small World, Toy Story.” Who wouldn’t want to know what happened on these extremely tame rides where two separate women died after riding them? Were they operating properly? Are there gruesome pictures? Maybe it was a freak accident. While

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Disney Legends Remember 1964 World’s Fair At IAAPA

Every year, my favorite panel of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) trade show is the Disney Legends Panel hosted by Bob Rogers of BRC Imagination Arts. For those unfamiliar, Bob was inducted into the IAAPA Hall of Fame in 2010 and has worked on various projects, from Disney to Coca-Cola. Also

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