- 1 What do you do at Disney World when it rains?
- 2 Can you still go to Disney World when it’s raining?
- 3 What rides close at Disney World when it rains?
- 4 What is Disney’s rain policy?
- 5 Does Disney give refunds for rain?
- 6 What should I wear to Disney when it rains?
- 7 Does Disney allow umbrellas?
- 8 How much are ponchos at Disney World?
- 9 Is Disney open rain or shine?
- 10 Has anyone died on a Disney ride?
- 11 Does Disney close rides for lightning?
- 12 Does Disney refund bad weather?
What do you do at Disney World when it rains?
Take a ride on the monorail: Use the rainy day as an opportunity to explore Disney’s monorail resorts. You can go shopping in the Grand Floridian, grab a great lunch in the Polynesian, and hit the arcade at the Contemporary. When it stops raining, you’ll be a monorail ride away from the Magic Kingdom and Epcot.
Can you still go to Disney World when it’s raining?
When it begins to rain in the parks, most people leave. However, most attractions stay open (outdoor attractions close with lightning). When it rains in Walt Disney World, be grateful! As long as you ‘re properly prepared, the rain can actually make your day in the parks better.
What rides close at Disney World when it rains?
Just a handful of rides are completely closed for rain or lightning, including: Magic Kingdom: Splash Mountain, Big Thunder Mountain, Jungle Cruise, Magic Carpets of Aladdin, Dumbo the Flying Elephant, Tomorrowland Indy Speedway, Liberty Belle Riverboat, Astro Orbiter and Swiss Family Treehouse.
What is Disney’s rain policy?
In general, these short bursts of weather don’t affect Disney operations. Guests just don their rain ponchos and keep on having fun. However, when the rain is accompanied by lightning, it’s possible that some attractions will close until the storm passes.
Does Disney give refunds for rain?
Disney isn’t super big on refunds, but they do try to make accommodations to make up for the rainy mess. If you are prepared with your rainy day gear and have a good attitude about getting soaked on your vacation, you can have a lot of fun!
What should I wear to Disney when it rains?
When tackling Disney in the rain, you most definitely need to bring either a raincoat or a poncho. I personally like a traditional raincoat over a disposable poncho.
Does Disney allow umbrellas?
Guests are allowed to bring umbrellas in to Walt Disney World theme parks. There are certain types of personal items not permitted inside the theme parks, however, umbrellas are not on this list. With the sporadic Florida spring shower, an umbrella or rain poncho may come in handy during your next visit.
How much are ponchos at Disney World?
Better-quality plastic ponchos are sold everywhere at Walt Disney World for about $9.
Is Disney open rain or shine?
Contrary to what one may think, it can be a good time to visit one of the water parks. As long as there isn’t lightning nearby, the water parks remain open during light rain.
Has anyone died on a Disney ride?
Several people have died or been injured while riding attractions at Walt Disney World theme parks. For example, from the first quarter of 2005 to the first quarter of 2006, Disney reported four deaths and nineteen injuries at its Florida parks.
Does Disney close rides for lightning?
When storms hit Disney World, outdoor attractions are closed for the safety of guests and Cast Members. While the rain can obviously strike at any time, storms are most common during the afternoon, especially during the summer months when it rains nearly every day.
Does Disney refund bad weather?
Tickets and packages at Walt Disney World Resort are nontransferable and nonrefundable. Also, some open-air events and dining offerings may be rescheduled or cancelled in the event of severe or inclement weather —please inquire at the time of your ticket purchase.