July 11, 20 - 3:09 pm - LABS

Disney World reopens as Florida emerges as a new epicenter of infections

Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom, the two main Walt Disney World parks in Florida, reopened this Saturday, July 11, amid rising cases of Covid-19 in the state. Epcot and Hollywood Studios will reopen next Wednesday. 

For the first time in four months, Mickey, Goofy, Donald Duck and other Disney characters welcomed tourists – albeit waving from a safety distance – to parts of the sprawling Orlando complex, the most-visited theme park in the world. Read more about it.