Saturday, June 25, 2011

Cars

In honor of the new release of Cars 2, I'll share my stories of meeting Lightning McQueen and Mater!  In November of 2006, my mom and I went to WDW together for a Youth Minister's Conference.  If you've been reading my blog for a while, you may know that this conference was horrible.  It was a disaster.  But, we were at the "Most Magical Place on Earth" so we ditched most of the conference and played in the parks together! :)

On our trip to then MGM, we met Mater and Lightning McQueen by Echo Lake (between Indiana Jones and Sounds Dangerous).  Obviously, I didn't get an autograph since they don't have hands, but I did get great photos with each of them!   It took a while because kids were running up to the characters to get a photo and jumping in my way.  I guess they didn't think an "adult" would want their picture made with the cars...

4 comments:

  1. Joey was so excited to see Lightning McQueen and Mater, but all my pics of him he is trying to turn around to see them! LOL!

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  2. Those crazy kids, always getting in the way. ;o)

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  3. Melissa- you are so right! They always get in my way when I try to meet a character!! :)

    Beth- Im sure they are still great pics and wonderful memories!

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