Walt Disney World will see some extended hours this weekend!
Halloween treats and decorations are tempting Disney fans to take a visit to the theme parks. Disney Park Pass reservations are filling up quickly between September 26th-September 28th in all three categories. And earlier, we reported that Disney’s Animal Kingdom and EPCOT will have extended park hours on Friday, the 26th to accommodate the increased crowds. Now, all four theme parks will receive extended hours for the entire weekend!
Due to shortened park hours, the Magic Kingdom is typically open from 9AM to 6PM; Disney’s Hollywood Studios from 10AM to 7PM; EPCOT from 11AM to 7PM, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom from 9AM to 5PM. All four parks have been extended for at least one hour each this weekend!
Magic Kingdom hours were previously posted with a 6PM closing time. This weekend, the park will be open until 7PM.
Friday, September 25: Now Open 9AM-7PM
Saturday, September 26: Now Open 9AM-7PM
Sunday, September 27: Now Open 9AM-7PM
EPCOT was set to close at 7PM on Friday, 8PM on Saturday, and 7PM on Sunday. The park will remain open until 9PM this weekend.
Friday, September 25: Now Open 11AM-9PM
Saturday, September 26: Now Open 11AM-9PM
Sunday, September 27: Now Open 11AM-9PM
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Hollywood Studios was scheduled for a 7PM closing time this weekend. Studios will remain open until 8PM this Friday through Sunday.
Friday, September 25: Now Open 10AM-8PM
Saturday, September 26: Now Open 10AM-8PM
Sunday, September 27: Now Open 10AM-8PM
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom will see earlier park hours this weekend. Previously, the park was set to open between 9AM – 5PM on Friday, with Saturday and Sunday open from 9AM – 5PM. Animal Kingdom will now be open at 8AM all three days with Friday extending to 6PM as well.
Friday, September 25: Now Open 8AM-6PM
Saturday, September 26: Now Open 8AM-6PM
Sunday, September 27: Now Open 8AM-6PM
Disney continues to adjust Park Pass availability and hours to compensate for increased crowds. Park hours have already been extended for the holiday months and we will most likely see more adjustments in the future. We’ll continue to keep you updated on any further changes with the schedule and park reservation availability!
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