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New TV channels for Walt Disney World resorts

Leah Zanolla | Posted: Mar 10, 2012 | Updated: Oct 19, 2014 - 9:25:27 AM
Guest rooms at Walt Disney World resorts will soon have several new cable TV channels to choose from. The resorts will start adding the channels March 13 and will have completed the switch at all resorts by May 8. Some of the new channels will include TV Land, Food Network, TLC, Fox News, Bravo, WE TV, Travel Channel, TBS, TNT, National Geographic and Discovery.

On the day each resort gets the upgrade, the cable will be out for 10-20 minutes from 10 am - 3 pm, then will return to normal. The channel selections are available on Channel 17.

The schedule for the installation is:
March 13 - Port Orleans Riverside and Port Orleans French Quarter
March 15 - Old Key West
March 20 - Caribbean Beach
March 22 - Pop Century and Art of Animation
April 3 - Saratoga Springs
April 5 - Coronado Springs
April 10 - All-Star Resorts
April 12 - Animal Kingdom Lodge
April 17 - Yacht and Beach Clubs
April 19 - BoardWalk Inn
April 24 - Contemporary Resort
April 26 - Polynesian Resort
May 1 - Grand Floridian
May 3 - Wilderness Lodge
May 8 - Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground