08.11.2019

Attendance was Down at Disney Parks this Summer — and the New Star Wars Land May be to Blame

Attendance was Down at Disney Parks this Summer — and the New Star Wars Land May be to Blame Photo: Disney Parks

Mickey Mouse and the gang were a little lonelier than usual this summer, according to a new report from Disney. 

The company revealed via their Q3 2019 earnings call that attendance dropped three percent at Disneyland and Walt Disney World from April through June — despite the opening of a highly anticipated new attraction.

In fact, the debut of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, a new 14-acre land themed around the film franchise that debuted on May 31 at Disneyland, could be the reason attendance dipped. 

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