Closures & Refurbishments for Walt Disney World

Type of Closing

Starting Date

Ending Date

Park / Area Location

Sort by

View Closures and Refurbishments for May - June - July - August
Magic Kingdom
Main Street USA

Refurbishment

Dates: Dec 2018 — TBD
Details: The Walt Disney World Railroad will cease running and will sit "in residence" at its Main Street Station while work progresses on the new Tron coaster coming to Tomorrowland. This will give guests the chance to have an up-close look at the railroad and take advantage of some unique photo opportunities.
Tomorrowland

Under Construction

Dates: Under Construction — TBD
Details: TRON Lightcycle Run is coaster-style attraction, in which riders board a train of two-wheeled Lightcycles. It offers access into the energy, lights and excitement of TRON's high-tech universe and is one of the most thrilling adventures.
Disney's Animal Kingdom

Refurbishment

Dates: Mar 2020 — Summer 2022
Details: Disney has announced that Finding Nemo: The Musical has permanently closed as we know it to be reimagined with a new storyline based on the same classic characters. The new show will be named Finding Nemo: The Big Blue… and Beyond! and is set to open sometime in summer 2022.
Resort
Grand Floridian

Refurbishment

Dates: Mar. 1 — June 20
Details: Beginning on March 1st, 2022, Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort will begin a refurbishment to expand its Disney Vacation Club Villa offerings. The work is expected to be completed by June 20th, 2022.
Water Parks
Blizzard Beach

Refurbishment

Dates: Jan. 2 — TBD
Details: January 1st, 2022, will be the last day for guests to visit Blizzard Beach before it closes for refurbishment for an unknown amount of time. As of January 2nd, Blizzard Beach will be closed, and there is currently no reopening date listed on Disney World’s calendar.