Walt Disney World Reopening Details Confirmed Following Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian made landfall in Central Florida as a Category 4 storm, leaving flooding and lots of damage to assess in its wake. At Walt Disney World, the theme parks, water parks, Disney Springs, and most other experiences and amenities have been closed due to the hurricane since Wednesday, September 28. Closures also included special events like tonight’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary ...

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How Disney Resorts Accommodate Pets During Hurricanes

Walt Disney World Resort hotels are among the safest places to ride out hurricanes as storms move through Florida, with many Guests who are unable to travel home and residents who have evacuated staying onsite. To help accommodate Guests who might be unexpectedly staying at Disney Resorts due to hurricanes, Disney temporarily lifts its ban on pets in non-pet-friendly Resorts, ...

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Disney Releases Statement as Hurricane Ian Exits Florida


Walt Disney World Resort closed its theme park gates on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, and Thursday, September 29, due to the arrival of Hurricane Ian. The storm’s path through Florida caused massive destruction, with Disney releasing a statement in the wake of the events. Credit: Inside the Magic RELATED: First Signs of Impact at Disney World as Hurricane Ian Arrives ...

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Disney’s Theme Park Competitor Experiences Massive Attraction Damage


Walt Disney World Resort is currently closed as Hurricane Ian tore through the Sunshine State on September 28, 2022, and into the morning of September 29. Other theme parks throughout Orlando closed in preparation for the storm as well. Sadly, an iconic Universal Orlando Resort attraction experienced massive damage. Photo Credit: FamilyVacationCritic RELATED: An Embarrassing Update – Universal’s New Park ...

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Is Walt Disney World Extending Its Closure Due to Hurricane Ian?

With Hurricane Ian making landfall in Florida as a Category 4 storm, the Walt Disney World Resort has closed its theme parks, currently through today, September 29, 2022. As severe weather patterns and resulting damage continue to be assessed, and as Guests and Cast members are still hunkering down in Disney Resorts hotels, it seems possible that Disney will extend ...

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Videos Capture Major Flooding Near Walt Disney World


Hurricane Ian drenched Florida, leaving much destruction in its path as it made landfall on the southwest coast on September 28, 2022, then slowly crawled over the Sunshine State into the Atlantic. As the Orlando area wakes on the morning of Thursday, September 29, videos of Central Florida flooding are being shared. Credit: ABC News RELATED: Video Look Inside a ...

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EPCOT’s Figment… The Movie? We Aren’t Making This Up


Just when you think you’ve heard it all… news drops that the iconic EPCOT character, Figment, is getting his own movie. And we promise we’re not making this up! We get it. Figment is BIG deal among Disney fans. Not only does Figment call EPCOT’s Imagination Pavilion home with the attraction, Journey Into Imagination with Figment, but Disney recently announced ...

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Video Look Inside a Disney Resort as Hurricane Ian Hits Florida

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Earlier this week, Tropical Storm Ian became Hurricane Ian. While the path of the hurricane was uncertain for some time, it has now made landfall on the southwest coast of Florida as a Category 4… with winds nearing a Category 5 status. The impact of Hurricane Ian will likely be catastrophic for the Florida coast, with storm surges, damaging winds, ...

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