Walt Disney World Resort held the grand opening of it's Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom resorts in Florida on Saturday despite the coronavirus pandemic.
"With Florida's recent surge in Covid-19 infections, some have questioned whether the park should have postponed opening day. But on Saturday morning, thousands of fans walked through the gate to be among the first to reenter the Magic Kingdom," CNN reported Saturday.
Here are some of the scenes posted to social media on Saturday:
Cleaning isn't taking place in between each loading at Avatar Flight of Passage in Disney's Animal Kingdom. Empty h… https://t.co/cFaAVOtyid— WDW News Today (@WDW News Today) 1594483438.0
haven’t even made it in the gate yet and my heart is pounding out of my chest. just had to squeeze past a lane of… https://t.co/KwzaHWIJCy— carlye wisel 🍭 hosts Very Amusing! 🍓✨🙃 (@carlye wisel 🍭 hosts Very Amusing! 🍓✨🙃) 1594474860.0
adding video to explain the full issue, which is more than just the above line. there were also TWO MORE lanes of… https://t.co/FMAAL3Y3Hv— carlye wisel 🍭 hosts Very Amusing! 🍓✨🙃 (@carlye wisel 🍭 hosts Very Amusing! 🍓✨🙃) 1594478764.0
@CNN @NatashaChenCNN Formerly known as the Magic Kingdom, now it’s known as the Tragic Kingdom. https://t.co/c5K4DjV1ps— Tamara M (@Tamara M) 1594484639.0
Guest Relations Line at Magic Kingdom this morning https://t.co/x3m9OLgq6q— Amber (@Amber) 1594474352.0
✨back to our regularly scheduled magic✨ https://t.co/dAPyeFvQa2— Parks with Peyton (@Parks with Peyton) 1594487324.0
PHOTOS: New “Together Again” Shirts Celebrate the Grand Reopening of Walt Disney World https://t.co/XMvNDiegrg https://t.co/CDA3cokfXt— WDW News Today (@WDW News Today) 1594474286.0