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PHOTOS: New Pathway and Expanded Casey’s Corner Seating Area at Magic Kingdom Revealed

After several months of construction work, the courtyard between Casey’s Corner and First Aid has reopened.

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In our last report on the widened pathway, tiles had yet to be placed. Now there is a circle of tiles in the center of the courtyard and the path is open.

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This pathway leads to backstage and could be used as a bypass for entering and exiting the park during peak crowds. This is in preparation for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary in one year, where a new nighttime spectacular is expected.

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A scrim remains up around one area to the side of Casey’s Corner.

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This portion of pavement is blocked off for wet paint, but will become an expanded seating area for Casey’s Corner.

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It’s nice to have more space in this corner of Magic Kingdom, especially right now when social distancing is a must. Though Casey’s Corner has yet to reopen, we have seen some signs of preparation inside.

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