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Hidden details of Toy Story Land

Disney made sure everything in this new land looked like it was made by Andy in his backyard. Even the trash cans.

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Bridget Carey

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At Toy Story Land in Disney's Hollywood Studios in Florida, you become an honorary toy to play with Woody and the gang in Andy's backyard.

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And since you're living in the toy world, everything is built by Andy, with pieces of toys, boxes and hand-drawn notes.

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We got an early look at the detailed land before it opens to the public. 

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The bathroom is swarming with Cooties.

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Andy made us benches out of old Popsicle sticks. He's so thoughtful.

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The land has two new rides. One is Alien Swirling Saucers. This is a Pizza Planet toy, where the aliens swing you around in spaceships. 

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What's that beyond Buzz? Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy Edge themed land is under construction right next door. 

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I think I spy the Black Spire. But we'll have to wait until fall of 2019 for the Star Wars expansion to open in Florida.

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Better follow the orders of the Green Army Men.

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The line for the Alien Swirling Saucers ride is made out of packaging from the Pizza Planet toys and Buzz Lightyear play sets.

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Look close and you'll spot hidden references. At Airlock Alpha there's Bay 1 and Bay 13.... A-1... A-13.... or A113, a popular Pixar Easter egg.

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The preboarding guide video is presented as an instruction book.

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Refueling stations.

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Why are aliens driving people around? Disney has a story for everything. Here, the aliens are pizza-delivering toy mascots for Pizza Planet.

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This is going to be a big selfie spot.

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Andy was really nice to put some bricks together to make trash cans.

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Andy doesn't want you to get lost, so he made these guide signs.

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The Green Army Men are hard at work all over the 11-acre land.

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The merchandise cart is made from a Fisher-Price truck.

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Are you tall enough to ride Slinky Dog Dash? Check with this Candy Land token.

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Andy merged his Dash & Dodge Mega Coaster set with a Slinky Dog to create the best ride in the land: Slinky Dog Dash. 

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The original packaging for Slinky Dog is in the ride waiting area.

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You can see the roof of the loading area is built out of the Dash & Dodge coaster set box. 

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And it's also held up by his books. Mr. Pricklepants belonged to Bonnie in Toy Story 3, but it seems Andy also knew of this character.

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Another book from Andy's collection. Slinky Dog comes from a land of Slinky creatures.

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Andy's concept art for his roller coaster. Wait... what's the shark pit?

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Go, doggy, go! (It's a kid's ride, so don't expect it to be intense -- but it is pretty fun.)

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Hungry? Grab some grub at Woody's Lunchbox. It's made up of juice boxes, animal crackers and whatever Mom packed. 

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Little Babybel cheese wheels and a note from Mom make up the seating area. 

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An old ride gets a new entrance.

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Toy Story Mania has been around for awhile, but now there's new things to see as you wait to enter Andy's bedroom. (And some parts are still being worked on.)

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Inside the line for Toy Story Mania, there's lots of fun things to see.

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There's also a new Etch-a-Sketch that shows different messages.

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Jessie and Rex cheer you on during the Slinky Dog Dash coaster.

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The rides are good for little kids, but adults should get a kick out of it, too.

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Saucers playset ride at night.

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You'll learn the backstory to some characters in line. Wheezy's original box shows he was a bath toy... with a warning that he should not be submerged in water. No wonder his squeaker stopped squeaking.

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Andy did a good job with the lights at night.

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Watch Toy Story Land come to life

Want a closer look inside? Play the video to see the rides and watch the land come to life in an early preview with Bridget Carey.

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