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Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe DSI: Disney Scene Investigation and more Christmas shopping; Top 10 Sentimental Moments in Walt Disney World
Hello and welcome to The WDW Radio Show – Your Walt Disney World Information Station. I am your host, Lou Mongello and this is show #96 for the week of December 7, 2008.
Continuing along with the spirit of the holiday season, weâ€™re going to look at Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe in the Magic Kingdomâ€™s Liberty Square. But rather than just a simple walkthrough of this quaint little store, we will once again dig deeper into itâ€™s story, long history and the meaning behind some of the things youâ€™ll see next time your browsing through, or even just walking past. Joining me this week on this DSI: Disney Scene Investigation is fellow Disney Geek George Taylor. He will also talk with me about some of Walt Disney Worldâ€™s other Christmas stores including some very interesting little details and Magical Moments, some extinct shops from days gone by, and weâ€™ll even give you our Walt Disney World Christmas Lists, just in case Santa is listening this week.
From one list to another, weâ€™ll next look at another Top 10 list with Tim Foster. And this week weâ€™ll wear our hearts on our sleeves as we look at the Top 10 Sentimental Moments in Walt Disney World. Yes, we two manly men will look at some of those emotional moments that just get you right here every time you visit.
Iâ€™ll announce the winner of last weekâ€™s Wayback Machine contest before playing some more of your voicemails, so sit back, relax, and enjoy this week’s episode of the WDW Radio Show.
INFORMATION AND LINKS FROM THIS WEEK’S SHOW
George Taylor – http://www.imaginerding.com/
Tim Foster – http://www.guidetothemagic.com
Going to be at MouseFest? Join Tim for his Guide to the Magic Epcot Tour For Kids (and Parents Too!). Saturday, Dec. 13 at 5:00 p.m. Meet at the upside-down waterfall at the Imagination Pavilion at 5:00 (the tour lasts until 7:00). We will tour Journey Into Imagination, The Seas With Nemo, and Spaceship Earth. Along the way we will have games, scavenger hunts, and prizes for all. And we’ll learn a few secrets along the way. Please RSVP to email@example.com.
Lou’s WDW Radio MouseFest 2008 Meet Schedule
FRIDAY, Dec 12 – PodFest 2008 - 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Disney’s Hollywood Studios (Backlot Express) – A gathering of Disney podcasters and listeners. RSVPs requested from podcasters only.
SATURDAY, Dec. 13 – Lou’s Saturday Night IllumiNations Meet - 8:00 pm until whenever… Location: Epcot World Showcase (Japan, Torii Gate (the big red thing) â€“ Open to ALL MouseFest Attendees – Casual gathering of MouseFest attendees, listeners to the WDW Radio Show, and community members and visitors to DisneyWorldTrivia.com to meet, chat, relax and enjoy IllumiNations. We’ll play a fun, new GAME with prizes (no trivia knowledge required, I assure you!) before the fireworks begin
SUNDAY, Dec. 14 â€“ TRIVIAFEST – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Magic Kingdom (Tomorrowland Terrace Noodle Station) – A fun, interactive game-show style trivia meet where you can test your knowledge of WDW trivia for a chance to win prizes, including a custom Apple iPod!!
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