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WDW Theme Parks Discuss ESPN the Weekend 2009? in the Vacation Planning forums; Anyone know if it's a go or not for 2009? I can't find any info anywhere....
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    ESPN the Weekend 2009?

    Anyone know if it's a go or not for 2009? I can't find any info anywhere.
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    I emailed ESPN the other day and got a reply that there is no scheduled event for 2009. Whether that is official or not depends if you believe the person replying knew what ESPN the Weekend was. However, that would seem to confirm the fact no one else on any WDW website has any info to the contrary. ESPN the Weekend seemed pretty popular to me, but in the end I doubt too many persons arranged their vacation around it, and it probably was a big expense for Disney to bring all those athletes and talking heads in and wine and dine them for 3-4 days Time will tell if something will take its place at the ESPN sports complex at WDW, or not.
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