Rumor has it that Walt Disney Imagineering will finish Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway between April and May 2019. They are saying a May 1st opening date because that’s the anniversary of Hollywood Studios, so it would make sense to throw a big anniversary bash with this new attraction. There’s also been heavy speculation for sometime that Hollywood Studios will be getting a name change, in fact Disney sent out questionnaires a few months ago with a choice of possible names on a list to choose from. With Toy Story Land opening in 2018, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway around Spring 2019 and then Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge later in 2019, that would be a good time for the change imo.
Less than 2 years to totally re-haul the Chinese Theater to house Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway, is actually quite fast for Disney, and they obviously see the need to get Hollywood Studios up and running again soon.
Again these are just rumors, nothing concrete from Disney yet, so take them with a grain of salt. Supposedly more info about Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is coming out later today as well, so stay tuned!
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