Travel Disney World’s Worst Attraction May Finally Be Closing for Good

00:45  04 january  2018
00:45  04 january  2018 Source:   Travel + Leisure

Attention Dog Owners! You Can Now Bring Your Pup on Your Disney Vacation

  Attention Dog Owners! You Can Now Bring Your Pup on Your Disney Vacation Pluto and Goofy will no longer be the only dogs you get to hang out with on your Disney vacation! You're allowed a maximum of two well-behaved and properly vaccinated dogs per guest room.

The attraction , which is a theater-in-the-round experience featuring the escaped alien Stitch, opened in the Tomorrowland area of Magic Kingdom in 2004 and is commonly regarded as one of the worst attractions at Disney World . Now, it seems that the ride may finally close for good .

Our All-Star Panel was exhausted after voting for the best attractions at Universal Orlando Resort and Walt Disney World , but we weren’t So to counter all of the snark found in today’ s article, I thought I might try and give you a bit of background on each of the attractions that wound up on the “ Worst ” list

a sign on the side of a building© RSBPhoto1/Alamy While most Disney attractions around the world are beloved by the fans who ride them, even the Mouse can make a mistake.

When it comes to Magic Kingdom, many fans would agree: that mistake is Stitch’s Great Escape.

The attraction, which is a theater-in-the-round experience featuring the escaped alien Stitch, opened in the Tomorrowland area of Magic Kingdom in 2004 and is commonly regarded as one of the worst attractions at Disney World. In fact, after analyzing the opinions of 126,000 children in 2016, the site Touring Plans found that Stitch’s Great Escape came in dead last among kids’ most-liked attractions. However, despite the ride’s unpopularity, Stitch has hung around at the Magic Kingdom for nearly 14 years, overstaying his welcome and finally being put on a seasonal schedule in 2016.

Disney Announces NBA Experience Attraction

  Disney Announces NBA Experience Attraction The NBA experience is coming to Disney in summer 2019.The attraction is being built to resemble a modern NBA arena that will help transport guests into a fully immersive professional basketball experience. The state-of-the-art facility will include interactive games, competitions, experiences, a retail store and an adjacent restaurant.

2018 Disney World Closings , Disney Rehabs. There is nothing worse than anticipating a specific Disney attraction , and after you arrive, finding out that it will be closed for the duration of Not all "shut downs" are scheduled, and there are countless reasons why an attraction might suddenly close .

The top 10 most horrible and pointless rides and attractions in Disney World . Lots of empty space throughout the ride that could be utilized the scenery is it best below average This rug is our families vote for the worst ride at Disney .

As Ken Storey at Orlando Weekly so aptly put it, “After the world is inevitably thrown into a nuclear holocaust where all life comes to an end, there will only be three things left on this fire crusted Earth; cockroaches, Cher, and Stitch’s Great Escape at the Magic Kingdom.”

For the past two years, the attraction has only run when Magic Kingdom is extremely busy, such as during the holiday week between Christmas and New Year’s when families flock to the parks. Now, it seems that the ride may finally close for good.

According to WDW News Today, the attraction is rumored to be closing on January 6 after making its final run over the 2017 holiday season. While this rumor is now widespread throughout the “kingdom,” Disney has yet to confirm the news. On Wednesday, Disney’s official in-park Twitter feed even responded to a query about the ride, offering no answer as to the fate of the attraction, but merely sharing the operating hours with the user.

Disney California Adventure Goes All Out for Halloween

  Disney California Adventure Goes All Out for Halloween The Disneyland Resort takes its signature theming to a whole new level for the holiday this year.As an annual passholder at the parks, I frequent both, but never before have I seen DCA dressed up in character to this degree before.

On January 9, 1999, the attraction closed for good ; the following year, Disney tore down the Walt Disney World gives us our closest look yet at the Na’vi River Journey attraction in new video. May 28, 2015 Marc N. Kleinhenz 0. Disney making some changes to the Epcot’ s Japan Pavilion.

September 19, 2014, 10:18 PM · Maelstrom isn't the only attraction closing soon at the Walt Disney World Resort. I'm tired of Disneyworld taking Disneyland Resort attractions . It' s lazy and gives me less of a 2014 at 11:41 AM · You take the good with the bad , or in this case, the bad (Maelstrom)

Another user was quick to point out that while the Disney World website lists operating hours through this coming Saturday, hours are unavailable starting Sunday, January 6, the day the ride is rumored to close for good.

Although the news is not confirmed, many loyal Disney guests have been treating this week as Stitch’s last, putting aside their differences with the friendly alien and waiting in line to experience his escape one last time.

Rumors also say that the ride will be closing to make way for a brand new experience in Tomorrowland, but Disney has yet to comment on this information as well.

Related video: What "Star Wars" Attractions Is Disney Planning? (Provided by Wochit News)

What to watch next
  • These South African grannies are fighting old age through boxing

    These South African grannies are fighting old age through boxing

    International Business Times Logo
    International Business Times
    1:27
  • a man that is standing in the snow: As America Freezes, It's Warmer Than You Think in Alaska

    As America freezes, it's warmer than you think in Alaska

    Inside Edition Logo
    Inside Edition
    0:48
  • a man standing in front of a store: News Anchor Shocked When Boyfriend Interrupts Live TV Broadcast For Proposal

    News anchor shocked as boyfriend interrupts live broadcast to propose

    1010WINS Logo
    1010WINS
    0:57
  • Floridians revel in rare snow

    Floridians revel in rare snow

    USA TODAY Logo
    USA TODAY
    0:50
  • a close up of a sign: Waitress Goes Missing After Winning $300,000 Lottery With Friend

    Waitress goes missing after winning $300,000 lottery with friend

    Inside Edition Logo
    Inside Edition
    1:16
  • a view of a city: Rainbow graces Rio's Sugarloaf Mountain

    Majestic rainbow graces Rio's Sugarloaf Mountain

    BBC News Logo
    BBC News
    0:40
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding to give boost to UK economy

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding to give boost to UK economy

    Reuters Logo
    Reuters
    1:05
  • 'Grinch' That Stole Christmas Packages Returns Stolen Wedding Photos

    'Grinch' that stole Christmas packages returns stolen wedding photos

    Inside Edition Logo
    Inside Edition
    1:57
  • Mom surprised with special portrait of 4 daughters in wedding gowns

    Mom surprised with special portrait of 4 daughters in wedding gowns

    Inside Edition Logo
    Inside Edition
    0:57
  • Why this elbow is a TIME person of the year

    Why this elbow is a TIME person of the year

    Vox.com Logo
    Vox.com
    2:34
  • 9 hyperrealistic works of art that'll blow your mind

    9 hyperrealistic works of art that'll blow your mind

    INSIDER Logo
    INSIDER
    3:00
  • A tiny gold ring just made one amateur treasure hunter's day

    A tiny gold ring just made one amateur treasure hunter's day

    Buzz60 Logo
    Buzz60
    0:46
  • New gold rush hits California after heavy winter rains

    New gold rush hits California after heavy winter rains

    Al Jazeera Logo
    Al Jazeera
    2:32
  • a little girl lying on a bed: Mom gives birth to twins in different years

    Mom gives birth to twins in different years

    NBC News Logo
    NBC News
    0:39
  • a close up of a woman: Melania's first year as first lady

    Melania's first year as first lady

    CNN Logo
    CNN
    2:27
  • a person standing posing for the camera: Woman adopted by American family reunited with Chinese birth parents

    Woman adopted by American family reunited with Chinese birth parents

    CBS News Logo
    CBS News
    2:19
UP NEXT
UP NEXT

Disneyland Power Outage Shuts Down Rides During Incredibly Busy Holiday Week .
A power outage at Disneyland, in Anaheim, California, took down about a dozen rides on Wednesday morning. Toontown, Fantasyland, and other rides were affected by a problem with a transformer on the property, KTLA reported. Most of the affected rides were running again by noon, however the outage comes during one of Disneyland's busiest weeks all year. While outages like this are often solved quickly, getting rides going again can be slow — and lines can back up quickly. The backup could have a ripple effect later into the day.A park spokesman told the Los Angeles Times that no refunds were expected.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!