Cast Member Jumps In Water, Saves Guests Trapped On Disney Ride

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A few Guests needed assistance after an iconic Disney World attraction got stuck, leaving riders stranded in the water.

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When visiting Disney Parks, you may encounter a few issues and speed bumps along the way. With so many rides, attractions, and shows, things are bound to not go perfectly sometimes. Disney Park veterans know that getting stuck on the Haunted Mansion or “it’s a small world” is a common occurrence as these are slower-moving rides that take in lots of Guests daily.

And speaking of “it’s a small world” a few Guests recently had quite an interesting experience after the ride got stuck the other day.

IT'S A SMALL WORLD AT THE 1964 WORLD'S FAIR 50TH ANNIVERSARY
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In a video shared to TikTok by @momstersinc_, you can see that “it’s a small world” encountered a major traffic jam leaving Guests stuck for almost an hour. EVentually, Cast Members had to rescue the Guests with one brave Cast Member even wading into the water to help assist the trapped Guests:

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♬ It’s A Small World – Little Apple Band

As you can see, Guests riding “it’s a small world” at Walt Disney World got stuck needing assistance, Eventually, everyone was safely evacuated. When this happens, Guests are usually given a Lightning Lane pass for their choice of ride to make up for the inconvenience.

More on “it’s a small world”

“The Happiest Cruise That Ever Sailed”

Sing along to the classic anthem of world peace during a delightful musical boat tour. Cruise along the Seven Seaways Waterway on a gentle 10-minute journey through all 7 continents. Pass through vivid, fantastical scenes representing the iconic sights and sounds of dozens of nations.

Behold a cast of dancing darlings from nearly every corner of the globe and watch as the Audio-Animatronics figures achieve universal harmony as they sing one song in many languages.

By journey’s end, Walt Disney’s simple message is clear: it truly is a small world after all!

Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom
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