In the present day, Disney’s Epcot and Hollywood Studios park opened their doorways to company for the primary time since they closed on March 15. (Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom opened on July 11.)
Sharp rise in Covid-19 circumstances
Rise of the Resistance is a extremely popular attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
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Disney is constant with its reopening plan regardless of Florida’s alarmingly excessive coronavirus an infection numbers.
Disney, although, maintains that its newly enhanced security protocols — reminiscent of hand sanitizer, necessary masks and social distancing — are adequate safety to maintain solid members (its time period for workers) and company secure within the Florida resort’s motels and theme parks.
What we’ll be watching as we speak at Epcot
Epcot closed in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. CNN Journey will see what it is like contained in the park because it reopens as we speak.
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Which will have been true of the Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom, the place the main focus is totally on rides, however one in all Epcot’s major attracts is its meals and beverage choices within the World Showcase.
In response to the pandemic closure, Disney is debuting the Style of Epcot Meals & Wine Pageant as we speak as a substitute of in September. The occasion, probably the most extremely anticipated occasions in all of Disney’s choices, usually occurs within the fall.
Twenty pop-up kiosks providing themed foods and drinks menus are added to the park.
The true query is that this: How will Disney be capable of implement masks sporting throughout an occasion the place company are inspired to walk and graze? They possible will not put on masks whereas doing so, provided that persons are allowed to take away masks whereas consuming or consuming.
Along with the brand new pageant, which additionally incorporates parts of the Epcot Worldwide Flower & Backyard Pageant that was scheduled for the spring, the thrill within the park shall be in regards to the standing of the park’s renovation.
Earlier this 12 months, there have been many barricades round building tasks in Epcot as a part of the key renovation Disney introduced on the 2019 D23 occasion.
Two new rides are in course of, together with Remy’s Ratatouille Journey within the France Pavilion, initially scheduled to open this summer time.
Spaceship Earth, an authentic journey from Epcot’s 1982 opening, was schedule to shut for refurbishment in Might to the dismay of many Disney purists, however it’s now working as regular and the renovations are postponed.
Examine again to this for updates all through the day on what’s taking place in Epcot.