Walt Disney World has cleared its final hurdle to reopen this summer. Senior VP of Operations Jim MacPhee presented the reopening plans to the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force on Wednesday. Later that day, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings endorsed the plan and sent it to Governor Ron DeSantis for final approval. Today, Florida... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is preparing to reopen its parks and in order to do so, it wants to start off with a clean slate. The company will be updating the property’s reservation system and will also be cancelling all exciting dining and Fastpass+ reservations through the end of 2020. On Wednesday, Senior VP of Operations... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is planning a phased reopening for its parks and resorts this summer. With that being said, Senior VP of Operations Jim MacPhee outlined a detailed proposal for the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force on Wednesday morning. The plan was ultimately approved, endorsed by Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings and sent to... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World has cleared the first hurdle to reopen. With an intended reopening date of July 11th, Orange County Mayor has approved Disney’s proposal. The plan must be approved by Governor Ron DeSantis before Walt Disney World reopens.
Walt Disney World will require guests and cast members to wear face coverings while on property. When the parks reopen, Senior VP of Operations Jim MacPhee said they will feature “relaxation zones” where guests can safely remove their masks for a short period of time. You can watch the full presentation from Disney on Orange... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is expected to reopen Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom July 11th. Epcot and Hollywood Studios are expected to reopen July 15th. Senior VP of Operations Jim MacPhee presenter the company’s proposal in front of the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force today. He showed a number of safety measures and protocols that... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/fOiTUfdhk1k Walt Disney World is planning to open Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom on July 11th. Epcot and Hollywood Studios are expected to open July 15th. Guests are expected to need advanced reservations. These plans were submitted to the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force this morning.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating a first for the park: the birth of a babirusa piglet. The Disney animal care team has chosen to name her Kirana, which translates to “sunbeam” in Indonesian. Over the last 15 years, Disney animal care experts partnered with reproductive biologists and the SSP to “crack the code” on breeding... Continue Reading →
Disney's Animal Kingdom is sharing a recent celebration of one of its gorillas, Grace. Due to the park closure, the team was able to throw her a special princess-themed birthday party for her first birthday. The team created a cardboard princess carriage attached to plastic horses by paper chains for Grace and her family to... Continue Reading →