California Can Soon Reopen Theme Parks & Here’s What You Need to Know

No one was extra excited to get the information that California can begin the method of reopening theme parks than residents themselves––besides perhaps theme park fans! Disneyland, Six Flags, LEGOLAND, Knott’s Berry Farm, Universal Studios and extra have all been closed since final March however new pointers will quickly permit the parks to reopen.

First issues first, there are some things you want to know. California presently makes use of a color-coded, tiered system that locations counties into various ranges of “openness” based mostly on Covid-19 case charges. Only parks in counties which can be within the crimson, orange and yellow tiers shall be in a position to open.

picture: Christian Thompson through Disneyland Resort

That signifies that all parks within the purple tier, the place the virus remains to be thought of “widespread” won’t be eligible for reopening. Once the county strikes to the crimson tier, amusement parks are eligible to open beginning Apr. 1.

While within the crimson tier, parks can function at a restricted 15 % capability. Once they transfer to the orange tier, they will improve to 25 %, and 35 % as soon as within the yellow tier.

Now for the doubtless dangerous information: for now, attendance is proscribed solely to in-state guests. That means, don’t begin planning that huge Disney journey to California simply but!

But preserve that chin up. Currently California has administered over 10 million vaccine doses in order that yellow tier is nearer than ever!

––Karly Wood

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