Rehabs & Closings

Last Updated: 3/17/15


NOTE: This is UNOFFICIAL information and is subject to change without notice. Please call Walt Disney World directly to confirm. While I make every effort to ensure this information is accurate -- there are NO guarantees.

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March 2015

Animal Kingdom

Flame Tree Barbecue is closed January 5 through April 22, 2015.

Creature Comforts is closed to become a Starbucks location – January 5 through June 14.

Kali River Rapids will be closed March 10–13.

Magic Kingdom

Several enhancements to the Central Plaza area between the end of Main Street and Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom are coming over the next few months. Among the changes being made: the addition of sculpted gardens and pathways, expanded restaurant seating and even a special viewing area for fireworks and other performances. In fact, the seating outside of Casey's Corner and The Plaza restaurant will nearly double in size. The project has already begun and is scheduled to be completed in 2015.

The Harmony Barber Shop will be closed beginning February 16 through March 31. (This is a slightly later timeframe than reported previously.)

it's a small world - closed for refurbishment March 10-13, 2015.

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Animal Kingdom Lodge

Jambo House lobby floor is being refinished in sections through March 6, 2015.

Art of Animation

Little Mermaid Flippin Fins Pool closed March 2 and 3, 2015.

Beach Club and Beach Club Villas

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Caribbean Beach Resort

Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort is currently undergoing refurbishment, scheduled to be completed in spring 2015. During this time, all rooms (with the exception of King Bed rooms and Pirate Rooms) will be upgrading to queen beds. Many rooms (but not all) will then have the ability to accommodate up to five, with the addition of a bunk-size fold down bed. These rooms will be located in all of the resort's villages.

Polynesian Resort

The Nanea Volcano Pool closed July 26, 2014, and will not reopen until sometime in 2015. Several enhancements are scheduled, including a new aquatic playground with children's slides, a new hot tub, and a larger deck with more guest seating. As an alternative, resort guests are being notified that they will receive free, single-day admission to Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. Transportation will be provided to the water park, where a dedicated Polynesian guest check-in will be available, at which you can receive your complimentary tickets and towels. The Polynesian's leisure pool will remain open during the Nanea pool refurbishment.

The first phase of Disney Vacation Club's Polynesian Villas & Bungalows is set to open April 1, 2015.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.

Blizzard Beach Water Park is closed for its annual refurbishment January 4 through March 14, 2015. It will reopen March 15.


April 2015

Animal Kingdom

Creature Comforts is closed to become a Starbucks location – January 5 through June 14.

Flame Tree Barbecue is closed January 5 through April 22, 2015.

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Lights, Motor, Action Extreme Stunt Show – closed April 20 – 25.

Magic Kingdom

Several enhancements to the Central Plaza area between the end of Main Street and Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom are coming over the next few months. Among the changes being made: the addition of sculpted gardens and pathways, expanded restaurant seating and even a special viewing area for fireworks and other performances. In fact, the seating outside of Casey's Corner and The Plaza restaurant will nearly double in size. The project has already begun and is scheduled to be completed in 2015.

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad - closed for refurbishment April 27 - 30, 2015.

Dream Along with Mickey - closed April 13 - May 20, 2015.

Jungle Cruise closed April 13 - May 8, 2015.

it's a small world closed April 14 - 17, 2015

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Beach Club

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Caribbean Beach Resort

Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort is currently undergoing refurbishment, scheduled to be completed in spring 2015. During this time, all rooms (with the exception of King Bed rooms and Pirate Rooms) will be upgrading to queen beds. Many rooms (but not all) will then have the ability to accommodate up to five, with the addition of a bunk-size fold down bed. These rooms will be located in all of the resort's villages.

Polynesian Resort

The Nanea Volcano Pool closed July 26, 2014, and will not reopen until sometime in 2015. Several enhancements are scheduled, including a new aquatic playground with children's slides, a new hot tub, and a larger deck with more guest seating. As an alternative, resort guests are being notified that they will receive free, single-day admission to Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. Transportation will be provided to the water park, where a dedicated Polynesian guest check-in will be available, at which you can receive your complimentary tickets and towels. The Polynesian's leisure pool will remain open during the Nanea pool refurbishment.

The first phase of Disney Vacation Club's Polynesian Villas & Bungalows is set to open April 1, 2015.

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


May 2015

Animal Kingdom

Creature Comforts is closed to become a Starbucks location January 5 through June 14.

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Magic Kingdom

Several enhancements to the Central Plaza area between the end of Main Street and Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom are coming over the next few months. Among the changes being made: the addition of sculpted gardens and pathways, expanded restaurant seating and even a special viewing area for fireworks and other performances. In fact, the seating outside of Casey's Corner and The Plaza restaurant will nearly double in size. The project has already begun and is scheduled to be completed in 2015.

Dream Along with Mickey - closed April 13 - May 20, 2015.

Jungle Cruise closed April 13 - May 8, 2015.

Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for refurbishment May 11 - September 25, 2015.

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Art of Animation

Finding Nemo Schoolyard Wet Play Area closed from May 26 - June 29, 2015.

Beach Club

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


June 2015

Animal Kingdom

Creature Comforts is closed to become a Starbucks location January 5 through June 14.

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Magic Kingdom

Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for refurbishment May 11 - September 25, 2015.

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Art of Animation

Finding Nemo Schoolyard Wet Play Area closed from May 26 - June 29, 2015.

Beach Club

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


July 2015

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern will be closed for refurbishment as of July 6 through November 19, 2015.

Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for refurbishment May 11 - September 25, 2015.

Dream Along with Mickey Castle Show closed July 19 - August 22, 2015

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Beach Club

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


August 2015

Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern will be closed for refurbishment as of July 6 through November 19, 2015.

Liberty Square Riverboat - closed from August 4-10, 2015.

Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for refurbishment May 11 - September 25, 2015.

Dream Along with Mickey Castle Show closed July 19 - August 22, 2015

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Monorail

The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

DATES: Mar. 10, 2015 - Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

Beach Club

Guest Rooms are being refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Some noise could travel. Work takes place between 10am and 4pm daily, now through August 22, 2015.

Villa rooms at Disney's Beach Club are expected to undergo renovations sometime in 2015. Exact dates have not yet been released. Work is currently under way on hotel rooms at the resort.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


September 2015

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Voyage of the Little Mermaid will be closed for refurbishment September 7-10.

Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern will be closed for refurbishment as of July 6 through November 20 2015

Pirates of the Caribbean will be closed for refurbishment May 11 - September 25, 2015.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


October 2015

Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern will be closed for refurbishment as of July 6 through November 19 2015

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


November 2015

Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern will be closed for refurbishment as of July 6 through November 19, 2015.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


Beyond

Epcot

The Maelstrom attraction and Spirit of Norway movie have closed to make way for a new attraction based on the animated film, "Frozen." The new attraction will take guests to the film's land of Arendelle and is expected to open in early 2016. The Norway pavilion will also again host a royal greeting location where the characters Anna and Elsa can meet guests.

Polynesian Resort

Polynesian East Pool - closed for enhancement Mid-April 2015 - early 2016. Expect noise and construction, possible some pathways blocked.

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is currently undergoing the largest renovation in its 25-year history. The Swan rooms will be completed in 2015. The first phase of the Dolphin Hotel room renovations will not begin until 2016, with the entire room project currently scheduled to be completed by the end of 2017.

Downtown Disney/Disney Springs

The multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs will treat guests to more shopping, dining and entertainment amid open-air promenades, springs and waterfront charm. Disney Springs will feature an eclectic and contemporary mix from Disney and other noteworthy brands, from boutique shops to unique flagship anchor stores. The Landing section of Disney Springs will open and be rededicated in 2015.

Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive - Through March 2016 - Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.

Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G - through August 2016 - Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.

Read HERE for more on Disney Springs.


For more information on scheduled events or openings, contact Walt Disney World Information at 407/824-4321 or visit www.disneyworld.com on the World Wide Web.

As with all information posted on this site, it is UNofficial and subject to change by Disney at any time and without any notice. Be sure to call WDW to confirm specific events.