Universal Studios Hollywood, Disneyland and Disney California Adventures have recently opened their doors once again after nearly a year of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In previous years, theme parks have been some of the most significant attractions for travelers to Southern California. After much talk and plans of reopening, Los Angeles County has finally come to an agreement that would allow theme parks to reopen. Visit these family-favorite attractions while you can.
In order to keep up with state guidelines, social distancing is in effect.
The theme parks, restaurants and some rides have reopened. This is subject to change so check the websites in advance. At Universal Studios Hollywood, guests will be able to enjoy the many restaurants inside the park on select dates from Fridays to Sundays. The hours of operation will vary from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Disney is busy planning the holidays. Halloween themed festivities launched in September. You can still go see the Cars characters in Halloween costumes. Of course, Christmas time is approaching and Disney is ready for it. The Disney Festival of Holidays returns on November 12th. Make your reservations online and let your dreams come true!
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At Universal Studios Hollywood, you can dive into the worlds of Harry Potter, Jurassic World, Fast & Furious, Despicable Me and Kung Fu Panda to name a few. Universal Studios has also prepared for exciting holidays. Take a look at their events to get in the know about their Halloween, Christmas and New Year’s Eve plans.
You can now visit the Disney California Adventure Park from 8:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. They recently opened the all-new Avengers Campus, where you can find the Avengers Headquarters, A Spider-Man Adventure and Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout!
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Make sure to get familiar with health requirements and restrictions for each park individually before your adventure. Most importantly, have fun!
From Disney California: The State of California strongly recommends that all guests be fully vaccinated or receive a negative COVID-19 test prior to entering the Disneyland Resort. Face coverings are required for all guests (ages 2 and up) while indoors, including on many attractions and in enclosed transportation vehicles, regardless of vaccination status. Face coverings remain optional for all guests in outdoor common areas.