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Walt Disney World POP! Quiz – Sleepy Hollow Answers

 

Sleepy Hollow - flickr

 

 

1. True or False: Opening with Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom on October 1, 1971, Sleepy Hollow is an original counter/quick service restaurant. While Sleepy Hollow did open in 1971, this delectable refreshment stand did not open on October 1st. It was a few months after the Magic Kingdom‘s grand opening that Sleepy Hollow joined Liberty Square

2. An older sign for Sleepy Hollow displayed the iconic silhouette of the Headless Horseman and the numbers 1790. What do these numbers reference?

  1.  The number of bricks used to make the building
  2.  The century of the building’s architecture
  3. The year that the short story “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” takes place – “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” is a piece of fiction written by (famous) American author Washington Irving. This short story was one of thirty four short stories and essays collected in Irving’s work entitled “The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon Gent.” (Geoffrey Crayon was Washington Irving’s pseudonym).   

3. The architecture of Sleepy Hollow emulates what real life building?

  1. Ichabod Crane’s home
  2. Washington Irving’s home – Liberty Square‘s Sleepy Hollow building emulates the architecture and design of Irving’s home named Sunnyside.  Located in Tarrytown, New York, Sunnyside combined elements of colonial New York architecture and builidngs Irving knew from Scotland and Spain.
  3. The school house of Sleepy Hollow

4. Since opening, Sleepy Hollow has undergone how many renovations?

  1. None
  2. Two – The Sleepy Hollow building and surrounding area have undergone two renovations. The first took place in 1997 when the building was heavily renovated, while the second renovation took place around 2013 when the outdoor area was updated.
  3. One

5. What year were the iconic (and delicious) waffle sandwiches added to Sleepy Hollow‘s menu?

  1. 2011 – The original menu for Sleepy Hollow featured drinks (soda, water, coffee, juice) as well as homemade ice cream cookie sandwiches. It wasn’t until 2011 that waffles debuted! In 2011, Mickey waffles were added to the already delicious sounding menu of funnel cake, chicken and wild rice soup, ice cream and drinks (iced coffee, ice coffee float, cappuccino and espresso). The waffle sandwiches proved to be an instant hit and many different variations have been seen and tasted over the years such as; the now retired Sweet and Spicy Chicken Waffle Sandwich, the retired Ham, Prosciutto and Swiss Cheese Waffle Sandwich, the sometimes offered Ham and Cheese Omelet Waffle Sandwich, and the special Valentine’s Day Black Forest Waffle Sandwich. Hungry guests are still able to enjoy the Nutella and Fresh Fruit Waffle Sandwich.
  2. 2009
  3. 2010

 

(Photos from the Flickr Creative Commons:  Sleepy Hollow Sign, Amy, license)

Erin Stough has always loved Disney, but the magic of the parks truly captured her imagination during a mother-daughter trip in 2001. The obsession began and Erin hasn’t looked back! When she isn’t devouring Disney related books, Erin spends time with her wonderful (and patient) husband and super pup Milo.