The brand new meals pageant coming to Disney California Journey has confirmed so standard that Disneyland has prolonged the occasion only a few hours after followers feverishly snapped up tickets as quickly as they went on sale.
A Contact of Disney ticket gross sales have been prolonged by an extra two weeks because of the recognition of the expertise, in accordance with Disneyland officers.
A Touch of Disney will begin on March 18 at Disney California Journey and can now run by at the very least April 19 with further dates to be added on a rolling foundation. The occasion — which was initially scheduled to run by April 5 — will run 5 days every week on Thursdays by Mondays from midday to eight p.m.
Disney California Journey and Disneyland closed in March and are unlikely to return to full operation till spring or summer time beneath COVID-19 well being and security reopening pointers issued by the state.
DCA’s new meals and beverage occasion will function basic Disneyland meals with a twist and socially distanced Disney characters. The pageant menu will embody Dole Whips, Monte Cristo Sandwiches and Lobster Nachos.
Tickets for A Contact of Disney went on sale round 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 4 and inside minutes the web site was advising these within the digital queue of wait instances of greater than an hour. By 9:30 a.m., the digital queue had been paused and Disneyland was “quickly unable to promote extra tickets,” in accordance with the web site. Shortly after 10 a.m., the wait time returned to greater than an hour. By 11:30 a.m., the wait time was nonetheless greater than an hour for individuals who had entered the digital queue at 9 a.m.
Disneyland partnered with Denmark-based Queue-It for the web ticket sale. The digital ready room service — which guarantees to forestall web site crashes from excessive site visitors — has labored with Ticketmaster, StubHub and Tickets.com.
Queue-It throttles again site visitors if guests exceed web site capability and retains these ready within the digital queue in a first-come, first-served order.
A Contact of Disney tickets price $75 and embody parking within the Mickey & Buddies construction, PhotoPass downloads and a $25 eating card for meals and non-alcoholic drinks.