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WDW Radio Show #11 – Hidden Mickeys, Fact or Fiction, Rest and Relaxation at Walt Disney World

Disney news and rumors, Hidden Mickeys with Steve Barrett, Walt Disney World Fact or Fiction, R&R at WDW, trivia, emails, voicemail, and more!

Welcome back to The WDW Radio Show -“ Your Walt Disney World information Station. Thanks for tuning in once again. This is Show #11 for the week of April 22, 2007.

In addition to this week’s News and Views from Walt Disney World, Lou visits the Walt Disney World Rumor Mill to talk about Princesses and a possible new theme park. Steve Barrett, author of the Hidden Mickeys book series comes in to talk about some Walt Disney World Hidden Mickeys. Jonathan Dichter joins Lou for some fun in the Walt Disney World: Fact or Fiction? segment and Tim Sampson sends in our first listener-submitted segment about R&R at Walt Disney World. Lou answers your emails and plays your voicemails, so sit back, relax, and enjoy this week’s episode of the WDW Radio Show!

You can email the show at lou@wdwradio.com or

call our voicemail at 206-202-4WDW.

Talk about the show by visiting and posting in the

WDW Radio Show message forums at DisneyWorldTrivia.com.

The Patina Restaurant Group will be opening up a restaurant in the space currently occupied by Alfredo’s in the Italy Pavilion in Walt Disney World’s Epcot World Showcase, and is scheduled to open in 2008.

View the Disney’s Animal Kingdom DVC video HERE

Here is the concept art submitted anonymously showing the proposed Contemporary DVC/Suite building


Would you like to see a Walt Disney Audio-Animtronic? Where should he go? Cast your vote and share your thoughts HERE

Disney’s Wide World of Sports® Complex and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Training Camp. For the latest information on training camp, visit www.buccaneers.com.

Disney’s Zen-Tini Recipe

– Ice

– 1 ounce Skyy Citrus Vodka

– 1 ounce Zen Green Tea Liqueur

– 1/2 ounce Monin Green Tea

– Add all ingredients into the shaker; shake and strain into a well-chilled martini glass. Garnish with fresh lemon slice.

Visit the official Walt Disney World Resort – Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique web site

Mickey’s Pin Trading Night on May 25 will be Themed to Pirates of the Caribbean – More information about Disney pin trading is available at DisneyPins.com.

Weigh in and let us knowAre PS reservations getting impossible…or is it just me??? on the DisneyWorldTrivia.com Forums

What do you think? Is Disney going to build a new theme park in Branson, Missouri as reported in the Springfield News-Leader? Come by the forums and let us know your thoughts!


Cruise with Lou Mongello and Margaret Kerry (yes, the same Tinker Bell that you just saw on your new Peter Pan Special Edition DVD) on the Disney Magic! Join us for special events, Pirate costume contests, tons of free giveaways, private dining, extra fun things to do Castaway Cay, treasure hunts, trivia games, live podcasting from the ship, where you can help be a part of the show, charity fundraising events to benefit the DWT Dream Team and the Starlight Children’s Foundation, and so much more! Everyone who books as part of our group will get special pixie-dusted items in cabins.

One of the things I’m happy to finally be able to announce is that at many of these events, you can participate and earn KEYS, end of cruise, one of your keys could open a huge treasure chest filled with incredible Disney Surprises and Merchandise!

There will be LOTS of things we have planned just for kids, too, including a special treat from Captain Jack Sparrow, treasure hunts, and more!

Everyone who books by June 1, 2007 will receive a very unique surprise before the cruise. During a wonderful, private event we have planned as we set sail, we will have a very special, very fun-filled drawing at a private event where one person will win a $500 Disney Gift Card that you can use on board! Of course, if you have already booked on the cruise, you will also receive the surprise and be eligible to win, so no worries!