After more than 35 years, the Audio-Animatronic figures that first debuted at the Magic Kingdom Park (in 1971) have officially returned to Walt Disney World.They have been added to the finale scene of the Gran Fiesta Tour Starring the Three Caballeros ride inside the Mexico pavilion at Epcot.
According to the D23 site, “The happy amigos hold a special place in Walt Disney World history, going back to April 1969, when government and media officials gathered in Ocoee for a first glimpse at the long-awaited “Project Florida.”.
When this version of the Gran Fiesta Tour opened in 2007, the final scene featured a screen with animation of the Three Caballeros performing together. On Dec. 4, 2015, it was replaced with three audio-animatronics that have a long history of appearances.
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