Disneyland has revealed some major changes to Downtown Disney ahead of reopening. Here’s what you need to know
Downtown Disney shopping and dining reopens on July 9
Disneyland has decided to reopen the Downtown Disney shopping and dining experience on July 9 amid the coronavirus pandemic. But the reopening comes with a number of changes to be aware of if you’re planning to make the switch.
- Disneyland said: “By visiting the Disneyland Resort, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.”
What’s going on:
- Disneyland received approval from California to reopen the Downtown Disney district, which will happen on July 9.
- The district will be opened from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day.
- Some locations might have limited hours.
How to enter:
- Guests can only park at the Simba lot, which is near the Paradise Pier Hotel.
- Visitors will need to ender from the west entrance near the Simba lot, or the east entrance near Harbor Blvd.
- Guests who visit Downtown Disney will need to pass temperature checks.
- People will need to wear masks while at the property.
- Enhanced cleaning measures have been added.
- Physical distancing barriers and markers have been added.
What else is reopening?
Disneyland plans to reopen its theme park on July 17 — the 65th anniversary of the park’s first day.