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« Reply #360 on: June 05, 2019, 09:06:08 PM »
Did you see any prep work on the other side? (Not Pumpkin side).  You might soon

I just saw huge pipe joints that seem to match the size of holes in the concrete walls for the new ride.

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« Reply #361 on: June 05, 2019, 09:49:05 PM »
Then theyíre still using it for staging.  I figured that would be the case for now
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« Reply #362 on: June 10, 2019, 03:02:51 PM »
Riverfront Update -- So the White River Mercantile Building is being used as a shop again  :o
Also update on NEW Ribhouse and the dining patio
https://www.midwestinfoguide.com/2019/06/riverfront-sdc.html

Pumpkin Nights Pathway Update
https://www.midwestinfoguide.com/2019/06/the-trail-to-pumpkin-nights-plaza-is.html
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« Reply #363 on: June 10, 2019, 08:30:35 PM »
Great pics..!!   

They are really going all out for the Pumpkin nights event...

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« Reply #364 on: June 11, 2019, 10:08:34 AM »
Thanks for the update!

Based on construction progress on the trough, is there any indication how the new Ribhouse might "interact" with the ride? Between the ride, the restaurant and the patio, that big space is filling up fast!

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« Reply #365 on: June 11, 2019, 10:40:17 AM »
It looks like the new river will hug the building just like the old one did - but since there wonít be any indoor seating (at least thatís what we keep hearing) not sure itíll matter how much it interacts with the building
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Re: SDC's 2019 Project(s) and Park Developments
« Reply #366 on: July 24, 2019, 02:10:50 PM »
NEW PHOTOS

So I am putting the Ribhouse construction photos in the 2019 thread, because I am not convinced that it won't open this season.  Main reason is that Entertainment wants the Carousel Barn back for Rudolph during Christmas, but I also think that the park would want to start getting ROI on the new building ASAP which is why it appears to be coming together so quickly.

https://www.midwestinfoguide.com/2019/07/riverfront-sdc.html
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Re: SDC's 2019 Project(s) and Park Developments
« Reply #367 on: September 08, 2019, 05:55:15 PM »
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« Reply #368 on: September 29, 2019, 08:21:19 AM »
In the middle of the new Pumpkin Plaza area, there is a large circle of concrete in the blacktop. It has metal access box lid looking things evenly spaced around the edge of the circle and a large one in the middle. Anyone know that this is for? I didnít get a good picture of it, but have attached a few that Iíve found.
My initial though was a testing/programming area for the new tree, but not sure when they would have time to use the are due to Pumpkin Nights.

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Re: SDC's 2019 Project(s) and Park Developments
« Reply #369 on: September 30, 2019, 06:44:11 AM »
In the middle of the new Pumpkin Plaza area, there is a large circle of concrete in the blacktop. It has metal access box lid looking things evenly spaced around the edge of the circle and a large one in the middle. Anyone know that this is for? I didnít get a good picture of it, but have attached a few that Iíve found.
My initial though was a testing/programming area for the new tree, but not sure when they would have time to use the are due to Pumpkin Nights.

I was wondering about that myself.  It certainly wasn't there when it was still employee parking.  Not a clue offhand what it's for/ from
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Re: SDC's 2019 Project(s) and Park Developments
« Reply #370 on: September 30, 2019, 10:25:05 PM »
Seems like something with utility hookups... could be for future expansions of the Pumpkin/Christmas fest... Maybe at some point we'll see a second tree w/ light show?

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« Reply #371 on: September 30, 2019, 10:48:11 PM »
That was kind of my thinking too. What are the chances that we see the old tree back there this year? Maybe the area is just open on certain days as simply a way to add more area to the park?