Today we journey back to May 1976 and a special “Family Edition” of the Cast Member Eyes and Ears of Walt Disney World.
Cast members were invited to a “Splash” Preview of River Country! The “Splash” party takes place May 29-June 3rd, 1976.
And near the end of the article there is another attraction to visit: “Transporation will be in operation each day until dusk to take everyone to view the brand new Treasure Island (later renamed Discovery Island)! There are new birds, a walk through cage, refreshment area and much more!”
There is even a scrapbook page of past May events. Here is an interesting one:
May 12 1967 Reedy Creek became a Public Corporation in the State of Florida.