Cast members were allowed to visit Magic Kingdom on Tuesday, as the park tested safety measures ahead of its official reopening.
A former employee at Walt Disney World is accused of stealing thousands of dollars in what investigators described as a scheme in which she misdirected money issued for theme park ticket refunds into a personal account.
The ride will reportedly be set in 1966 New Orleans and will join Princess Tiana and Louis on a musical adventure, featuring music from the film.
Disneyland has postponed the reopening of its theme parks, officials announced Wednesday.
The theme parks are set to begin reopening July 11.
The park was able to reopen after a drop in coronavirus cases.
"I think it's about time to take the Song of the South characters off Splash Mountain ride, isn't it?" wrote one Twitter user.
After being closed since March the ‘happiest place on earth’ is set to reopen to the public.
The theme parks presented the plans to Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings and the task force on Wednesday.
Disney+ announced the "heartwarming" tale on its Twitter account along with the short's trailer.
Disney Springs will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Disney Springs begins its phased reopening on May 20.
Disney previously announced a theatrical release in October 2021.
Disney closed its theme parks in mid-March due to the coronavirus.
A pilot and photographer took photos of Walt Disney World from above as theme parks remain closed until further notice because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Disney World has not announced a reopening date, as of now.
The Orange County's Economic Recovery Task Force met virtually Tuesday, and discussed some ideas for reopening the area's economy.
Walt Disney Co. will stop paying more than 100,000 employees this week, nearly half of its workforce, as the world's biggest entertainment company tries to weather the coronavirus lockdown, it was reported Monday.
Visitors at Walt Disney World are used to seeing Disney buses throughout the resort area -- but they're definitely not used to seeing them all in one spot.
Disney is sharing the recipe for its signature grilled cheese sandwich served at Woody's Lunch Box inside Toy Story Land.