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Connecting More Dots: Character Meet and Greets That Separate FastPass From Standby

In July 2014, Princess Fairytale Hall in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom ran a test where if a guest didn’t have a FastPass, they needed to get a return time to come back. Once gone, no one was allowed in once they handed out all the return time cards. I wrote on Saturday, March 7 about

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Connecting The Dots: Standby Return Time Tests And Expanding Soarin and Toy Story Midway Mania

As Theme Park University recently reported, Walt Disney World announced that they will be expanding the capacity of Toy Story Midway Mania and Soarin’ by adding an extra track and a third theater, respectively. Granted, they aren’t investing in new rides, but rather ones that are almost too popular for their own good. Last year,

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Standby Return Test Continues at Soarin

As Theme Park University reported on earlier, Soarin’ at Epcot tested a new standby wait time test on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week. Just like with Anna and Elsa at Princess Fairy Taile Hall, this was only a test to see how guests would react to being given a time to come back and wait instead

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