theme parks

Disney CEO says attendance caps at parks being raised

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney’s top executive says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s decision to ease up mask-wearing requirements for fully vaccinated people is “very big news for us.” During an earnings call on Thursday, Disney CEO Bob…

Disney World to reopen in phases in July

The magic is coming back to Disney World in phases. The Walt Disney Company says its theme parks at Walt Disney World in Florida will start to open again in July. If approved by Florida officials, the reopening of the…

Universal Orlando to begin phased reopening June 5

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Universal Orlando Resort will begin a phased reopening on June 5, nearly three months after closing down because of the coronavirus pandemic, the company announced Friday. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis approved the reopening plan Friday with…

"Star Wars" hotel to take reservations this year

Want to travel to a galaxy far, far away? Then, 'Star Wars' lovers, a new Disney hotel is for you. Disney will start taking reservations later this year for ‘Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser.’ It's an immersive hotel experience in Orlando,…