Tuesday, 14 Jul 2020

Disney

Disneyland, Disney World to Reimagine Splash Mountain With New Theme

Officials from Disneyland and Disney World revealed the current Splash Mountain attractions would be reimagined with a new theme based on The Princess and the Frog film. Disney’s theme parks in California and Florida will work with project Imagineers on a creative development process that includes conceptual design work underway and preliminary reviews to develop […]

One Area of Disney World Is Reopening—Here's What You Need to Know

Still the world's busiest airport Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport was still the busiest passenger airport in the world in 2019. But the pandemic is hitting global air traffic hard in 2020. CNN Empty middle seat? Depends on which country you are flying in Airlines face deep confusion over whether middle seats should be left empty, […]

Disney Parks Chief Medical Officer Outlines Path to Reopening

Disney Parks is developing plans for a phased reopening as well as preparing to implement physical distancing and capacity measures and increase cleaning and disinfection amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to Chief Medical Officer Dr. Pamela Hymel. In a message to guests published on the Disney Parks Blog on Tuesday, Hymel also confirmed that […]

Disney Parks Celebrates Sustainability, Conservation Milestones on Earth Day

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Disney Parks is celebrating some impressive milestones of its own, including 30 years of dedicated Disney Parks’ environmental and sustainability initiatives and 25 years of the Disney Conservation Fund (DCF). It’s also been approximately one year since National Geographic joined the Disney family. For the past three decades, […]

Around 100,000 Disney Employees Furloughed During Pandemic

It has been over a month since Disney has temporarily shut down. With little idea of when its parks and resorts will reopen to the public, Disney had to furlough 100,000 theme park and hotel employees on Monday until the coronavirus pandemic settles. In a report by The Financial Times, Disney’s recent layoff, which consists […]

WATCH: Walt Disney World Continues Flag Ceremony at Magic Kingdom

While Walt Disney World Resort is currently closed until further notice due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the security team remains on-site and is helping keep an important tradition alive. Despite the lack of guests, the essential team members continue to raise and lower American flags throughout the park, like the one at Town Square […]

Disneyland, Walt Disney World and Aulani Resorts Taking Bookings After June 1

Disney resorts issued a statement last week notifying guests that its “parks are closed until further notice” and, now, the parks have advised travel agents that bookings will only be accepted for dates after June 1, 2020. The statement from Disney read: “At this time, the Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort call centers will […]

WATCH: Family Recreates Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at Home

A Utah family is going viral after hilariously recreating Disney’s iconic Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at home while the theme parks remain closed as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Inspired by a homemade Splash Mountain video posted to Facebook by Chip and Co. last week, the Thornock family went to work while […]