With Hurricane Irma approaching Walt Disney World, all Disney parks are closed September 10th and 11th.
Communication has been great from Disney. Updates left in our room and alerts on My Disney Experience has made sure that we all know what to expect as we ride out the storm.
At the Contemporary Resort, you can see one of the Monorails parked inside.
The tug (the thing that pulls the Monorail if it breaks down) is also parked inside.
Disney has many activities for the kids on the second floor all set up. I didn’t take pictures of that because there were children there – but they had bean bag toss, giant Jenga, Connect Four, and a bunch of others. The kids looked like they were having a good time.
They had a make-shift movie theatre – equipped with free popcorn and water machines.
And of course – the characters were out meeting guests. We saw Mickey, Pluto, Goofy and Donald. The Cast Member told us they were having a contest with some of the other resorts – sharing the magic! So they asked us to Hashtag our pics #IrmaContemporaryResort
My Sister (who is celebrating her birthday this trip) was THRILLED that she got to see Donald. He really is #1!
Now we just wait and watch the weather to see what happens next.
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