Super Tips for an Incredible Visit to Walt Disney World Resort

From Disney Parks Blog Our favorite family of Supers is back and they’re sharing some incredible advice for a healthy and safe experience during your next visit to the Walt Disney World Resort. Today, Mr. Incredible, Mrs. Incredible and their adorable kids show us that safety really is incredible when everyone works together.     Just like the Incredibles, … Continue reading Super Tips for an Incredible Visit to Walt Disney World Resort

Orlando man charged with hitting a Disney security guard during fight over COVID-19 mask rule

From Orlando Sentinel An Orlando man struck an Epcot security guard when he was reminded to follow the theme park’s mask rules, an Orange County sheriff’s report says, the first known crime report involving such a confrontation at Disney World. Enrico Toro, 35, is accused of hitting the guard in the head and threatening to … Continue reading Orlando man charged with hitting a Disney security guard during fight over COVID-19 mask rule

No outbreaks associated with Florida theme parks, health officials say

From WFLA  County health officials in Florida say they are not seeing any coronavirus outbreaks associated with reopening of theme parks. Walt Disney World re-opened earlier this month, while Universal and SeaWorld reopened in June. Orange County Public Health officials have been working with the parks to monitor any cases or outbreaks, and they have … Continue reading No outbreaks associated with Florida theme parks, health officials say

Governor extends Florida’s state of emergency by 60 days

From Wesh2 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Gov. Ron Desantis has issued an executive order extending Florida's state of emergency due to the coronavirus for another 60 days. The state of emergency was first issued in mid-March. DeSantis said at the time the declaration would bring the state funds that would help Florida mobilize resources more effectively. … Continue reading Governor extends Florida’s state of emergency by 60 days

A Message about Disney Parks from Chief Medical Officer Dr. Pamela Hymel

From Disney Parks Blog Dear Guests,  As you may have heard at Disney’s Q2 FY20 Earnings Results Webcast, our CEO Bob Chapek announced that Shanghai Disney Resort will begin the phased reopening of Shanghai Disneyland on May 11 – an encouraging sign for Disney parks and retail locations all over the world. After so much time at … Continue reading A Message about Disney Parks from Chief Medical Officer Dr. Pamela Hymel

Ann Sullivan, Disney Animator Behind ‘The Little Mermaid’ and ‘The Lion King,’ Dies at 91

From Hollywood Reporter Ann Sullivan, the longtime animator who worked on iconic Disney films including The Little Mermaidand The Lion King, has died. She was 91. Sullivan died from complications due to COVID-19, her retirement community, the Woodland Hills-based campus of the Motion Picture and Television Fund, confirmed Monday to The Hollywood Reporter. Sullivan is the third member … Continue reading Ann Sullivan, Disney Animator Behind ‘The Little Mermaid’ and ‘The Lion King,’ Dies at 91