BREAKING: Major Power Outage Reported at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

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UPDATE: As of 5:00 PM, guests are reporting that power has returned to the resort and is slowly being restored across the property.

Guests at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside are sending in reports of a hotel-wide power outage that is currently taking place.

The only things running on a backup generator are some emergency lights… and cash registers.

Guests will refillable resort mugs are being offered bottled beverages since the soda fountains aren’t working.

Guests peruse a darker refrigerator case.

Riverside Mill is unable to make any food at this time.

Guests sit mostly in darkness at River’s Roost.

We’ll keep you updated on this breaking story as more develops.

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Tom Corless

Tom has been regularly visiting the Walt Disney World® Resort from the time he was 4 months old. While he has made countless visits in the last 28 years, he did not become a truly active member in the Disney fan community until the summer of 2007, when he decided to launch the WDW News Today website and podcast. Tom has since become an Orlando-local and is a published author on Walt Disney World.
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I’ll never understand the obsession with refillable mugs. At least Disney quickly quenched the thirst of these huddled masses yearning to breathe free.