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Never-before-seen pictures emerge of Disney's new Toy Story Land, set to open at its Florida theme park next month

  • The attraction is set to be the largest expansion in the theme park's history and will be based on the 1995 film
  • One of the main rides is the Slinky Dog Dash, a roller coaster featuring oversized versions of the character
  • Another is the Alien Swirling Saucers, which are described as a play set that Andy has won from Pizza Planet
  • Toy Story Land will open in the extension of the Hollywood Studios Park in Florida next month on June 30  

Never-before-seen pictures have given Disney fans a sneak peek at the brand new Toy Story Land that is set to open at the Florida resort next month.

The attraction, the largest expansion in the theme park's history, will be an 11-acre extension of the Hollywood Studios park and based on the lovable characters made famous by the 1995 movie and its sequels.

Guests visiting Toy Story Land, which opens on June 30, will feel as though they are in Andy's back yard with oversized versions of Woody, Jessie, Buzz, Rex and Mr Potato Head.

Brand new pictures have given Disney fans a sneak peek inside the new Toy Story Land, which opens at Disney World in Florida next month

Brand new pictures have given Disney fans a sneak peek inside the new Toy Story Land, which opens at Disney World in Florida next month

A giant version of cowgirl Jessie and dinosaur Rex stand on top of the track of the roller coaster called the Slinky Dog Dash 

A giant version of cowgirl Jessie and dinosaur Rex stand on top of the track of the roller coaster called the Slinky Dog Dash 

The attraction, the largest expansion in the theme park's history, will be an 11-acre extension of the Hollywood Studios park

The attraction, the largest expansion in the theme park's history, will be an 11-acre extension of the Hollywood Studios park

Toy Story fans will be able to meet with characters including Buzz Lightyear, Woody and Jessie when the park opens on June 30

Toy Story fans will be able to meet with characters including Buzz Lightyear, Woody and Jessie when the park opens on June 30

One of the main attractions will be the Slinky Dog Dash, a roller coaster guests are told Andy has made from his 'Mega Coaster Play Kit'.

And it has now been revealed that at the end of the ride, guests are also treated to a performance by Wheezy – the penguin without a voice box who fans first met in the Toy Story 2 movie.

He will also be joined by Mike the Tape Recorder, who provides him with a microphone, and Mr. Spell, who 'texts' funny commentary.

Meanwhile on the Alien Swirling Saucers, which are described as a galactic play set that Andy has won from Pizza Planet, guests will be tossed and turned as 'The Claw' hangs overhead.

The Alien Swirling Saucers ride, which is described as a galactic play set that Andy has won from Pizza Planet, where guests will be tossed and turned as 'The Claw' hangs overhead

The Alien Swirling Saucers ride, which is described as a galactic play set that Andy has won from Pizza Planet, where guests will be tossed and turned as 'The Claw' hangs overhead

At the end of the Slinky Dog Dash ride, guests will be treated to a performance by Wheezy, pictured - the penguin without a voice box who fans first met in the Toy Story 2 movie

At the end of the Slinky Dog Dash ride, guests will be treated to a performance by Wheezy, pictured – the penguin without a voice box who fans first met in the Toy Story 2 movie

Sarge and the Green Army men characters from the movie. At certain points in the day, they will march through the attraction playing games 

Sarge and the Green Army men characters from the movie. At certain points in the day, they will march through the attraction playing games 

The Army Men will also invite guests to play a special game on Sarge Says, based on Simon Says, using giant Pixar balls and oversized crayons

The Army Men will also invite guests to play a special game on Sarge Says, based on Simon Says, using giant Pixar balls and oversized crayons

This space adventure is described by Disney as being 'bathed in multi-color lighting and sound effects from throughout the galaxies'.

And the resort has also announced that at several points during the day, Sarge and the Green Army Man Drum Corps will be marching through the park.

They will invite guests to play a special game on Sarge Says, based on Simon Says, using giant Pixar balls and oversized crayons.

Guests visiting Toy Story Land, which opens on June 30, will feel as though they are in Andy's back yard

Guests visiting Toy Story Land, which opens on June 30, will feel as though they are in Andy's back yard

The first Slinky Dog Dash ride vehicle makes its way into Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

The first Slinky Dog Dash ride vehicle makes its way into Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

The Slinky Dog Dash is a brand-new family coaster coming to the all-new Toy Story Land, opening summer 2018

The Slinky Dog Dash is a brand-new family coaster coming to the all-new Toy Story Land, opening summer 2018

Disney also revealed a range of new merchandise that will be launched with the opening of the attraction.

It includes alien and Slinky Dog headbands, light up key rings and T-shirts with the slogan 'I Played There' on them.

Toy Story Land isn't the only new Disney attraction in the US this summer.

At Disney's California Adventure Park, work is ongoing to transform Paradise Pier into Pixar Pier, which will include the Incredicoaster, inspired by the Incredibles film.

Meanwhile at Universal Orlando, a Fast & Furious – Supercharged attraction is to open featuring the characters, cars and music from the movies of the same name.

Disney has also revealed a range of new merchandise, which will be launched when the attraction opens. Pictured are the alien and Slinky Dog headbands 

Disney has also revealed a range of new merchandise, which will be launched when the attraction opens. Pictured are the alien and Slinky Dog headbands 

Other merchandise includes light up key rings and Toy Story T-shirts, pictured, with the slogan 'I Played There' on them

Other merchandise includes light up key rings and Toy Story T-shirts, pictured, with the slogan 'I Played There' on them

An artist's impression showing an aerial view of exactly what the new attraction will look like when it opens next month 

An artist's impression showing an aerial view of exactly what the new attraction will look like when it opens next month 

This computer generated image shows the entrances to the Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers attractions

This computer generated image shows the entrances to the Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers attractions

Guests will think they've been shrunk to the size of Woody and Buzz when they enter Toy Story Land at Disney World, Florida 

Guests will think they've been shrunk to the size of Woody and Buzz when they enter Toy Story Land at Disney World, Florida 

 

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