I Went to Walt Disney World on Reopening Day — Here's What It Was Like
Walt Disney World began their phased reopening of their four theme parks on July 11 with Magic Kingdom and Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park opening their doors, after being closed since March due to the coronavirus pandemic. As a theme park journalist and major Disney fan, I had been preparing myself for weeks to go to the reopening of Magic Kingdom on reopening day. After reading, planning, and figuring out a personal safety plan, I was ready to visit the park, even if I was apprehensive about the changes in policy and if everyone would be following the new rules. Luckily for me and every other guest at Magic Kingdom on reopening day, Disney thought out most situations that could occur and how to avoid anything problematic. Keep reading for 13 things I experienced on reopening day at Magic Kingdom.