Disney World, Disneyland halt annual passholder payments during coronavirus closures Disney World and Disneyland annual passholders will not be charged while the parks are closed due to COVID-19. Payments made from March 14-April 4 will be refunded.
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Disney furloughs to start April 19 amid coronavirus pandemic; droves of workers affected With Disneyland and Disney World closed "until further notice" amid the coronavirus, the Walt Disney Co. is furloughing workers starting April 19.
USATODAY.com - Published 4 days ago
Disney World, Disneyland to stay closed indefinitely amid coronavirus pandemic DIsney is closing its Florida and California parks will remain closed "until further notice" and will pay employees through April 18.
USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago
Disney fan creates Magic Kingdom parade at home after trip gets canceled A canceled trip to Disney World didn't stop this fan from keeping the magic alive.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago 'See you real soon': Disney World officially closes its doors amid coronavirus; more Disney closures announced As Disney fans waved goodbye to Disney World on Sunday, the company announced several hotels, dining and shopping experiences would also shut down.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago
Coronavirus closes Walt Disney World, Disneyland Paris, Disney Cruise Line The Magic Kingdom in Orlando is the latest major landmark to close in the face of the coronavirus.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 13, 2020
Disneyland and coronavirus: Can you cancel a hotel reservation? What about park tickets? Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort remain open amid concerns about coronavirus. Here's what the California and Florida parks are doing.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 11, 2020
Disney World Jungle Cruise boat full of passengers sinks, hilarious reactions ensue Disney World's Jungle Cruise ride didn't go as planned on Thursday, when a boat full of passengers sank into the murky water.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 28, 2020 'Just crashed a wedding at Disney World': How Lil Nas X celebrated winning an NAACP Image Award Lil Nas X, the 20-year-old "Old Town Road" artist, surprised fans at a Disney World wedding over the weekend after winning an NAACP Image Award.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 24, 2020
Disney World details major changes coming to Epcot Epcot's transformation of the front of the Florida theme park will be the biggest overhaul Disney has undertaken at any of its parks
USATODAY.com - Published on February 21, 2020
Disney World character delights boy with sign language A five-year-old and his family were shocked when Joy from "Inside Out" signed for him at Walt Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 20, 2020
Cinderella Castle at Disney World will get a makeover in honor of 'Cinderella' movie Cinderella Castle, a 189-foot structure with a fiberglass shell, acts as the hub for the rest of the Disney World theme park in Orlando
USATODAY.com - Published on February 17, 2020
Disneyland, Walt Disney World raise some ticket prices. What you need to know Disneyland raised some ticket prices and updated its ticket system from three tiers to five. Disney World annual passes also went up.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 11, 2020 New at Disney World and Disneyland in 2020: Avengers Campus, Epcot updates Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance debuts at Disneyland in California on Jan. 17 but there's much more coming to Disney parks on both coasts.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 3, 2020
Disney World's Magic Kingdom turns away guests on New Year's Eve Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom Park began turning away guests on New Year's Eve, the park tweeted Tuesday afternoon. Who's affected and who's not?
USATODAY.com - Published on December 31, 2019 The VIP's guide to exclusive Disneyland and Disney World experiences, from Club 33 to weddings If you have enough disposable income, here's how to make the Happiest Place on Earth even happier and more exclusive.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 23, 2019
Star-struck toddler gives hero, Minnie Mouse, an epic hug at Disney World Two-year-old Mara Kate couldn't help but run into Minnie Mouse's arms when she met her at Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 19, 2019 Florida man 'forgot' gun in bag when entering Animal Kingdom at Disney World, police say Police discovered that a man had a gun in his backpack during bag inspection at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World on Sunday.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 17, 2019
Visiting Disneyland or Disney World for the holidays? Don't make these common mistakes The holidays are a very special time at Disneyland and Disney World. And it's even better when you avoid common mistakes.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 21, 2019 Holidays at Disney World's Animal Kingdom Guests will find new festive holiday entertainment and decor throughout Disney's Animal Kingdom.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 14, 2019
Firefighter killed saving 2 others A Worcester, Massachusetts, firefighter was killed in the line of duty while helping to save others. Lieutenant Jason Menard was killed just hours before he was supposed to go on a trip to Disney World.. CBS News - Published on November 14, 2019 Man charged with fondling Disney princess A man has been accused of groping a woman dressed as a Disney princess while his wife sat nearby. Brian Sherman became ”very excited” when he saw the staff member at the Walt Disney World park in.. WorldNews - Published on November 7, 2019
Florida’s Advice to Trump and Other New York Transplants: ‘It’s Not Disney World’ The president is among thousands of New Yorkers who move to Florida every year. Native Floridians weigh in with their best advice, like ‘the sun is not your friend.’ NYTimes.com - Published on November 1, 2019 Disney World moves on from Skyliner mishap, touts 1 million riders Disney announced in a new blog post that 1 million guests have been on its new Skyliner attraction — though neglected to mention a key incident.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 28, 2019
Disney World resort food and wine event: Try a Funfetti fried Oreo cookie or party at the beach Disney World's Swan and Dolphin resort in Orlando is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its annual food and wine extravaganza.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 18, 2019 This sick 5-year-old boy got a wish trip to Disney World — and another wish on the flight there Allegiant, working with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, made a five-year-old boy's dream vacation to Walt Disney World that much more special.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 17, 2019
5-year-old's wishes come true with help from Allegiant Air, Make-A-Wish Foundation 5-year-old S.J. Awwad lived out a dream on his flight to Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 17, 2019 Disney World retesting Skyliner after malfunction grounds cable cars, reports say Disney World's Skyliner system is back up and running, but without passengers, as the park begins testing the system before reopening to guests.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 13, 2019
Details emerge about people taken to hospital after Disney World Skyliner incident After Walt Disney World Resort's new aerial cable car system, the Skyliner, stranded passengers for hours on Saturday, Disney is testing the service.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 8, 2019 These Halloween treats at Walt Disney World will give you a spooky sugar rush You'll definitely want to try all these Halloween-inspired treats at Walt Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 7, 2019
Disney apologizes to guests after Skyliner 'nightmare;' no indication on reopening Walt Disney World has yet to set a reopening date for its new aerial cable car system, the Skyliner, after it stranded passengers for hours.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 7, 2019 Disney World Skyliner Gondola Abruptly Stops, Stranding Passengers in Air The gondola system, which could transport people between Epcot, Hollywood Studios and several Disney World resorts, opened on Sept. 29. It has now been shut down. NYTimes.com - Published on October 7, 2019
Disney World guests stranded for hours on new Skyliner cable car system Some Walt Disney World park-goers were stranded in the air for several hours on the Florida resort’s newly launched aerial cable car system.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 6, 2019 Disney World's new Skyliner cable-car system strands passengers Firefighters have responded to help Walt Disney World park-goers who have been stuck aboard the resort’s newly launched aerial cable car system.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 6, 2019
Today in History for October 1st Highlights of this day in history: Henry Ford's Model T car hits the market; Mao Zedong proclaims Communist China; Game One of first-ever World Series takes place; Johnny Carson begins his 'Tonight.. USATODAY.com - Published on October 1, 2019 Disney World officially opens its Skyliner service to the public: Here's what guests think Disney World opened Disney Skyliner, its new aerial tram service, on Sunday, inviting guests to take to the skies. Here's what guests are saying.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 29, 2019
Adorable service dog cuddles with Donald Duck at Disney World Nala, a medical response service dog, cuddled with Donald Duck at Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 24, 2019 Also reported by • CBS News Disney World, Disneyland to debut hundreds of vegan options. When are they coming? Vegans are in for a treat the next time they visit Walt Disney World. The park will begin offering hundreds of plant-based dishes in early October.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 24, 2019
Chatty dog cozies up to Disney princesses Disney World is certainly the happiest place on earth for this pup.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 13, 2019 Boy gives Disney savings to help hurricane evacuees He says he lives to give – and those words to live by just earned him a free birthday trip to Disney World CBS News - Published on September 11, 2019
6-year-old spends Disney World trip money on Hurricane Dorian victims 6-year-old Jermaine Bell spent more than a year saving up for a trip to Disney World. Then he spent all of the money on food and water for victims of Hurricane Dorian. Now, Disney is giving him a free.. CBS News - Published on September 11, 2019 Boy who used Disney vacation money to help Hurricane Dorian victims gets trip to Disney World Jermaine Bell used money he saved for Disney to help people fleeing Hurricane Dorian. Disney rewarded his grand gesture with a grand gesture of its own.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 9, 2019
6-year-old boy uses money saved for Disney World to help Hurricane Dorian evacuees A 6-year-old boy in South Carolina forfeited a trip to the happiest place on Earth to stay home and help Hurricane Dorian evacuees.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 5, 2019 How Disney World kept the magic alive as Hurricane Dorian threatened Florida Early closures of Disney World parks Tuesday ahead of Hurricane Dorian meant many vacationers headed to the hotels to wait out the storm.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 4, 2019
Snow White comforts boy with autism who had "meltdown" in Disney World A mom from New Jersey shared a story about her son, Brody, who has nonverbal autism. When he became overwhelmed and had a "meltdown" at Disney World, Brody laid his head in Snow White's lap – and she.. CBS News - Published on September 4, 2019 Dorian closes DisneyWorld, Legoland and other Florida tourist sites Air travel halted in and out of Orlando as Sunshine State readies for tropical force winds and rain CBS News - Published on September 3, 2019
4-year-old 'Star Wars' fan hugs her Disney hero A 4-year-old girl dressed up as Rey from "Star Wars" and got to hug her at Disney World.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 22, 2019 Stay in bed, Disney fans: Walt Disney World now offers discounted mid-day tickets Walt Disney World Resort announced a new cheaper ticket offering called the Mid-Day Magic Ticket, good for admission to the park after 12 p.m..
USATODAY.com - Published on August 19, 2019
Jarring new video shows the moment a semi-truck plowed into van, killing seven "CBS This Morning" has obtained jarring new video of the deadly church van crash that killed seven people in January near Gainesville, Florida. It shows the moment a semi-truck plowed into a van. Five.. CBS News - Published on July 31, 2019 Is it weird for adults to visit Disney parks without kids? Twitter fiercely debates A debate sparked on social media over whether or not adults without children should be allowed to visit Disney World or Disneyland.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 28, 2019