Disney World Has Opened Its Park Ticket Sales For July 1

Tanya Simon
May 23, 2020

Prior to this, they will have a phased reopening where team members will test out the new procedures on June 1st and 2nd. A spokesperson for the County said the Mayor must give his endorsement before the reopening request goes to the Governor's office and that the State will have the final say.

As of this time, Universal has not shared official information about the hotels reopening, but the hotels are available to book Loews Hotels' site as well as Universal Orlando's. After this preview, a limited amount of guests will be invited on June 3 and June 4 before the public reopening on June 5. Guests will be able to return on June 5.

Dean at the University of Central Florida's Rosen College of Hospitality Management, Youcheng Wang, said that the reopening plans for the local attractions were "well thought out". Both theme parks announced re-opening plans that will put in place restrictions such as face masks, social distancing queues, elimination of mist elements of attractions, elimination of meet-and-greets, and more.

But once the theme park does re-open, Legoland will also be putting in place similar restrictions, including required face masks and temperature checks - however Legoland won't be providing face masks for those who didn't bring one. As officials monitor the restart, limits on inside-the-park crowd capacity are expected to gradually be lifted, reports THR. For example, they will use single-use paper menus and mobile ordering, with no self-service options.

Meanwhile, Walt Disney World cracked open its doors on Wednesday, offering dining and shopping to masked customers but leaving the beloved rides closed, as Florida begins to slowly get back to business after a coronavirus lockdown.

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Posted at the top of the main page of Disney Springs' website is a statement titled "Phased Reopening of Disney Springs and Important Information".

A Sea World representative stated in today's conference with Vice President Mike Pence that the park hopes to reopen by late June.

So, when it does reopen, it might not be quite as magical as we've known it to be. You can find our details and photo from the day here.

Universal Orlando Resort was the first to submit proposed plans. "By visiting Walt Disney World Resort, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19".

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