Disney Cast Member Previews of Tiana's Bayou Adventure Begin June 2

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Tiana's Bayou Adventure preview
Posted: Tuesday May 14, 2024 10:!2am ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Starting May 20, eligible Disney Cast Members can register for exclusive previews of Tiana's Bayou Adventure, the new attraction set to open in Magic Kingdom on June 28.

The previews will occur from June 3-7 and June 23-26, giving Cast Members and up to two guests a chance to experience the ride before media, Annual Pass, or Disney Vacation Club previews.

Registration for these previews opens on May 20 and will remain open until midnight two days prior to each preview date or until capacity is reached, whichever comes first.

In addition to the general preview dates, Magic Kingdom Cast Members will have a special early access preview on June 2.

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Brer Oswald13 minutes ago

The trees are the best part of the new image. I don’t think it’s bad that they’re reused.

wishesnighttimespec1 hour ago

The art here looks amazing in golden book style

Dan Deesnee1 hour ago

Wow those pics from the article look absolutely terrible. Hoping the ride turns out better than what was shown.

George2 hours ago

Well, if the bayou was 5 miles across and the frog had a torso diameter of 7 miles, the frog would overhang the bayou by a full mile on two sides! This seems unlikely. However, if the volume of the of the bayou was 1e12 cubic feet (used Bartholomew Bayou and assumed an average depth of 2 feet) and the volume of the average bull frog was ~ 0.02 cubic feet (calculated in two ways, 0.5 feet *0.2 feet * 0.2 feet or 17 oz (typical bull frog weight) to cubic feet, these are both rough approximations that don't take into account specifics of the bullfrog shape or the bullfrog's specific density). Anyway, that would imply that the maximum number of bullfrogs in the bayou would be 5e13 and that no more would fit. That's a LOT of frogs. However. it does assume that the frogs are packed in the tightest formation possible. A closest froggy packing structure if you will. So, I would say something like 1e13 would be the actual max number of frogs in this particular bayou and no more would fit. So, the implication is that unfortunately there will be a maximum number of that would fit in Tiana's bayou. Another thing that is not taken into account, is that an attraction actually used the maximum number of frogs (sculptures and animatronics in this case) would probably alienate people who had frog phobias or people who wanted to see main characters from the movie. However, the characters could appear many times in frog form, but this would be weird for all but one character. Even then, you'd have to be at the correct point on the story timeline.

Disstevefan12 hours ago

Iger would never do that, but I heard he green lit a project theming a ride to Xi Jinping , his favorite leader. ;)

Incomudro3 hours ago

I didn't, and haven't been. Did you read my last line?

pigglewiggle3 hours ago

Majority of people who will eventually go on this ride (after it calms down) aren't Disney Parks super fans, let alone Splash Mountain superfans, such as those on this site. They will not notice or care that the trees have been reused from Splash Mountain. The two pictures side by side, Tiana's ride is actually more visually appealing. Can't comment on animatronic emptiness as we really haven't seen anything yet.

ToTBellHop3 hours ago

Oooh lucky page number

Starship8243 hours ago

Oh no

Brer Panther4 hours ago

D'oh. Sorry about that.

SilentWindODoom9 hours ago

Fishing is allowed in Louisiana bayous. They sound too blue to fly.

MisterPenguin10 hours ago

Damn Whip-poor-wills!!

Brer Oswald11 hours ago

So they replaced the no fishing sign with a hidden static armadillo? Personally I’d take the sign. It stood out more, and the armadillo is much uglier.

bwr82712 hours ago

Oh this is it! Love it, well done.