Closure & Reopening Archive

We (Still) Love Disneyland

It’s true, we do! Disneyland is our favorite theme park in the US, and it was so good to be back. In this park report, we’ll share more photos and thoughts from California, including character encounters, food, attraction maintenance, atmosphere & vibes, and why you should take a summer or early fall trip to Disneyland

Epcot Report: Fireworks & Crowds Return!

Epcot Forever is back, filling the sky above World Showcase to end every night. We attended for Independence Day at Walt Disney World, and will share photos of the fireworks and other random stuff, plus thoughts on our experience, crowds & congestion, and more. As you’re likely aware, after a year-plus hiatus, fireworks have returned

Casey’s Corner, Plaza Ice Cream & Trail’s End Restaurant Reopening at Disney World

Walt Disney World has announced the reopening of fan-favorite restaurant Casey’s Corner, plus Plaza Ice Cream Parlor at Magic Kingdom, Trail’s End at Fort Wilderness, and Disney Family Night Dinner. In this post, we’ll offer opening dates, Advance Dining Reservation timeframes, plus what else we can expect from WDW dining for the next few months.

When Will Disney Cruise Line Resume Sailings?

“When will Disney Cruise Line return?” and “will my DCL vacation be cancelled?” are common questions. This covers the lawsuit between Florida and the CDC, vaccination & test options, DCL’s cancelled simulation sailing, and when cruising will resume. It also includes an update on the latest cancellations for Summer & Fall 2021 itineraries. (Updated June

Tips for Avoiding Crowds at Disney World

It’s the heart of summer season at Walt Disney World, with high attendance levels forecast until mid-August 2021. This post offers tips for beating crowds, avoiding long waits for attractions, dining, transportation, and more. (Updated July 3, 2021.) The good news is that more and more normalcy is increasing all around Walt Disney World. Face

Disney Dropping Mask Rules for Cast Members

Walt Disney World and Disneyland continue to eliminate health safety protocol, with the latest face mask rule relaxations impacting fully vaccinated Cast Members. In this post, we’ll share details of the policy change and offer some quick commentary. (Updated June 26, 2021.) By way of quick recap, Walt Disney World just ended its face mask