Ep 308: Review of Kona Cafe & Capt. Cook’s + News


On today’s episode, we discuss the top news stories including the reopening dates of some Disney hotels and doing temperature checks at restaurants. We also talk about our recent experiences at Kona Cafe & Captain Cook’s at The Polynesian Resort.

Links and Stories

  • Rise of the Resistance Virtual Boarding Group distribution has changed from 10am, 1pm, and 4pm, to 10am and 2pm only
  • Disney Has Changed Some of the Reopening Dates for Some Closed Resorts. Here is an Update:
    • July 29: Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
    • Aug. 24: Disney’s Yacht Club Resort
    • Sept. 21: Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
    • Oct. 4:  Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort (delayed from August 12)
    • Oct. 14: Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
    • Nov. 1: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort (delayed from August 12)
    • Boardwalk and Beach Club have had their dates removed and a reopening date is no longer given. 
    • Note: This is referring to the hotel/cash rooms side of the resorts. The DVC portions are still open and available if they have been. 
  • Disney Theatrical Movie Releases Have been Pushed Back
    • Mulan – no set date after many push backs
    • Avatar 2 – December 2022 (instead of 2021)
    • Star Wars – December 2023 
  • Temperature Checks Now required at Table Service Restaurants
  • Disney Mask Policy Updated Again to Restrict Use of Masks with Valves, Mesh Material, or Holes

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