Unbuilt Disney - Discovery Bay Hawaii

by The Disney Dish Podcast with Jim Hill Media

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In 1987, Disney looked at building a small theme park called Discovery Bay to draw people to a proposed 6,000-room resort on the island of Hawaii. This is the story of what Disney wanted to build, from faux-natural attractions, to a replica of the Disneyland Autopia.

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Thanks to the Buzz Price archives at the University of Central Florida for the primary source material.


released December 22, 2016
Produced fabulously by Aaron Adams.



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The Disney Dish Podcast with Jim Hill Media Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Jim Hill is a writer, blogger, and theme park historian, and he'll be the first to tell you all of the back-room deals and corporate gossip that happens inside the Walt Disney Company.

Len Testa co-authors the Unofficial Guide series of travel books, focusing on theme parks.
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