Construction Site Fire Reported at Splitsville in Downtown Disney

A fire erupted at Anaheim’s Downtown Disney last night and was quickly shared on social media by numerous guests. The blaze appears to have been isolated to the construction site for the upcoming Splitsville Luxury Lanes bowling alley.

According to, guests at the district smelled smoke around 9:30 pm. By 9:40 pm, Disneyland Fire Department and Anaheim Fire and Rescue had responded to a 911 call regarding the fire. Anaheim Fire and Rescue Sgt. Darren Wyatt stated, “It was a small dumpster fire in a construction zone near Downtown Disney. The fire was quickly extinguished and operations were back to normal within about 10 minutes. No guests were in danger.”

Although Downtown Disney was evacuated during the blaze, no information is available on the extent of the damage or its cause. Wyatt said, “The cause is under investigation.”


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