The Attractions Podcast
The Attractions Podcast - Animal Crossing is finally here!

The Attractions Podcast - Animal Crossing is finally here!

March 23, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss the current state of theme parks around the world, Disney and Pixar's Onward arriving on digital early, Cirque du Soleil's temporary delay of "Drawn to Life" at Disney Springs, Animal Crossing: New Horizon's official release, and what they're watching during social distancing.

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The Attractions Podcast - Avengers Campus and COVID-19

The Attractions Podcast - Avengers Campus and COVID-19

March 16, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss new details released for Avengers Campus, a new Disney+ docuseries called "Disney Insider," "Frozen 2" hitting Disney+ three months early, the Disney College Program ending early due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), and the historic closure of theme parks around the world due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Attractions Podcast - Nothing can stop Runaway Railway

The Attractions Podcast - Nothing can stop Runaway Railway

March 9, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss the opening of Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway, the start of the 2020 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, the limited-time "A Path Less Traveled Tour" at Disney's Animal Kingdom, a behind-the-scenes report from The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash!, and Nik Wallenda's planned walk across Legoland Pirate Island Hotel.

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The Attractions Podcast - Brittani rides Rise of the Resistance!

The Attractions Podcast - Brittani rides Rise of the Resistance!

March 3, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani experiences riding Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance for the first time at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Brittani and Banks also discuss the opening of Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway and the Mickey Shorts Theater on March 4, Lucasfilm's reveal of Star Wars: The High Republic, Impossible Burger now announced as the 'preferred plant-based burger' of the Disney Parks, the closing date of Spaceship Earth for its upcoming transformation, a Jungle Cruise boat taking on water at Magic Kingdom, the 'Today' show offering an inside look at Universal Orlando's The Bourne Stuntacular, new breakfast items in Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, and Bob Chapek announced as the new CEO of The Walt Disney Company.

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The Attractions Podcast - Animal Crossing and Mardi Gras!

The Attractions Podcast - Animal Crossing and Mardi Gras!

February 24, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss Cinderella Castle's upcoming royal makeover, Brittani's experience riding Texas Stingray at SeaWorld San Antonio, the "Onward" meet & greet coming to Disney Parks, "The Walking Dead' attraction closing at Universal Studios Hollywood, the opening of Regal Eagle Smokehouse at Epcot, character meet & greets going seasonal at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando Resort, and the recent "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" Nintendo Direct.

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The Attractions Podcast - Magic is happening and so are reboots!

The Attractions Podcast - Magic is happening and so are reboots!

February 17, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss casting announcements for Disney's "The Mighty Ducks" and "Shrunk," more closings at Epcot, Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run adding FastPass and MaxPass at Disneyland park, a cast member preview announced for Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway, a multi-day Earth Day celebration at Disney's Animal Kingdom, and newly-announced details for Disneyland's new daytime parade,"Magic Happens."

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The Attractions Podcast - Star Wars hotel updates, post-Oscars thoughts

The Attractions Podcast - Star Wars hotel updates, post-Oscars thoughts

February 11, 2020

Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games on The Attractions Podcast.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks discuss "Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away" stage show closing at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Legoland Florida Resort's new all-inclusive vacation package, the opening of City Works Eatery & Pour House at Disney Springs, FastPasses added for Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway at Disney's Hollywood Studios, a recap of The 2020 Oscars and their thoughts, and the announcement of reservations opening for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser later this year.

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The Attractions Podcast - New beginnings, D23 Expo 2019, and ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ theories

The Attractions Podcast - New beginnings, D23 Expo 2019, and ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ theories

September 30, 2019

Welcome to The Attractions Podcast! Join hosts Brittani and Banks as they bring you news and discussion about all things theme parks, as well as their thoughts on the latest movies, television, and video games.

This first episode will be free for all listeners; however, the second episode and all future episodes will be exclusive to Attractions Magazine Club and VIP subscribers only. You can learn more about subscribing here.

This week on The Attractions Podcast, Brittani and Banks kick off the podcast by discussing news from D23 Expo 2019, share their thoughts on the recent teaser for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker," and welcome new listeners and subscribers to our brand-new podcast.

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88: The Final Episode - Top 5 Movies and Video Games of 2018

88: The Final Episode - Top 5 Movies and Video Games of 2018

December 12, 2018

It's the FINAL recorded episode of Expansion Drive!  Mike and Didi are joined by guests, Alyssa Daniels, Banks Lee, and Jonathan Rodriguez to talk about the final show and the great memories they've had.  Of course, it's also the end of 2018, so everyone runs down their favorite movies and video games of the year.

Be sure to tune in to YouTube.com/AttractionsMagazine next Tuesday, December 18th at 7am, and watch Mike and Didi play video games for 24 hours to help raise money for Give Kids the World Village.  Go to http://support.gktw.org/goto/ExpansionDrive to donate!

 

Each week, hosts Mike and Didi bring you news and discussion about everything fun, including theme parks, video games, television, movies, music and more.
 
 
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87: ICE at Gaylord Palms and Top 3 Christmas Movies

87: ICE at Gaylord Palms and Top 3 Christmas Movies

December 5, 2018

This week on Expansion Drive Podcast, Mike and Didi are joined by Banks Lee to explore Gaylord Palms' ICE event. This year, ICE features the popular holiday movie, A Christmas Story.

After the guys explore the cold, they sit down to talk about their favorite Christmas movies (that aren't Die Hard).

 

Each week, hosts Mike and Didi bring you news and discussion about everything fun, including theme parks, video games, television, movies, music and more.
 
 
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We welcome your suggestions and want you to be a part of the discussion as well. Please send your comments to ExpansionDrive@attractionsmagazine or connect with the show on Twitter @AttractionsEXP.
 
 
Statements or opinions herein are those of the hosts and advertisers and do not necessarily reflect the views of the producers, Dream Together Media LLC, or staff.