Disneyland, the Walt Disney Co. theme park in Southern California, was absolutely working following an influence outage that lasted for a number of hours on Wednesday, disrupting a number of well-liked rides throughout one of many busiest weeks of the 12 months.
Disneyland spokeswoman Suzi Brown stated energy has been restored to all areas of the theme park. In a Twitter posting, Disneyland stated the park was absolutely open.
PARKS UPDATE: As of 5:00 p.m. entry to Disneyland Park is now accessible.
– Disneyland As we speak (@DisneylandToday) December 28, 2017
In the course of the energy outage, Disneyland had stated that it was accepting guests just for re-entry.
A problem with a transformer that provides energy to the Toontown and Fantasyland areas within the park induced the outage.
PARKS UPDATE: We’ve got skilled an influence outage close to Mickey’s Toontown and Fantasyland. We’re working diligently to revive energy to the affected areas as quickly as potential. Choose choices are actually accessible comparable to Toontown and “it is a small world” Vacation.
– Disneyland As we speak (@DisneylandToday) December 27, 2017
The theme park, which calls itself “The Happiest Place on Earth,” attracts tens of 1000’s of tourists every day.
Well-liked rides together with “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “Discovering Nemo” had been all affected, stated Los Angeles resident Ashoka Thiagarajan, who was visiting together with his spouse and two youngsters.
“It is an enormous disappointment. That is my mother’s Christmas current to all of us. This has been within the making since August,” stated Thiagarajan, who was caught inside “Pirates of the Caribbean” for some 20 minutes.
Many guests took to Twitter to complain and ask for refunds.
“How’s Disneyland gonna have an influence outage the day we paid $124 for peak day tickets?” one customer tweeted.
The Disney California Journey theme park was unaffected by the outage, the park stated in a tweet.
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