Disney World Turns Into Ghost Town, Waits Reach Historic Lows

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Disney World is turning into a ghost town!

Walt Disney World is known as “The Most Magical Place on Earth.” Disney World is a popular tourist location seeing thousands of Guests daily.

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Disney World is a sprawling complex consisting of four major theme parks, two water parks, numerous Resort hotels, entertainment venues, and various dining and shopping options. The four theme parks are Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom, each offering its unique blend of entertainment, attractions, and experiences.

Disney World is a highly popular and sought-after destination, attracting millions of Guests from around the world each year. As a result, the Parks can often be quite crowded, especially during peak seasons and holidays. Understanding and managing crowds is essential to planning a visit to Disney World to have the most enjoyable experience possible.

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Peak crowd times at Disney World typically occur during school holidays, such as spring break, summer vacation, and winter holidays. These periods tend to draw larger crowds due to families taking advantage of their children’s time off from school. Additionally, major events or promotions, such as opening a new attraction or a special festival, can contribute to increased attendance.

Disney World Guests should keep a positive mindset, and practicing patience can go a long way in dealing with crowds. Remember that you are sharing the Parks with many other Guests, and lines and wait times are an inherent part of the Disney World experience. Taking breaks, staying hydrated, and finding quieter areas to relax can help alleviate the feeling of being overwhelmed by crowds.

In a viral TikTok, One Guest is surprised by the number of people not at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This Guest explains that the Fourth of July is two days away and a Saturday, but there were not terrible crowds. Most of the attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Magic Kingdom had low wait times. As a matter of fact, the wait times were listed at 30% less compared to last year and 2019, which is historically low.

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While Disney is a popular tourist location expecting Parks to be crowded and overrun may not always happen during popular holidays.

Did you experience Disney World being a ghost town?

About Brittni Ward

Brittni is a Disney and Universal fan; one of her favorite things at both parks is collecting popcorn buckets. While at Disney World Resort, Brittni meets the princesses and rides Kilimanjaro Safaris. At Universal, Brittni enjoys the Minions and watching Animal Actors on Location! When not at Disney World Resort or Universal Orlando, Brittni spends time with her family and pets.