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Ride Closures and RefurbishmentsWant to find out if your favorite ride or attraction will be closed during your visit to the Walt Disney World resort? Check below for the most current info on refurbishments and closures!

fourth of July at walt Disney world

Magic Kingdom

Swiss Family Treehouse (July 6 – September 24, 2016)

Walt Disney’s Carousel of Progress (July 25 – 28, 2016)

epcot center


No scheduled refurbishments or closings

Five Snacks at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream July 16-19, 2016)

Voyage of the Little Mermaid (July 24-27, 2016)

Pizza Planet (reopening as Pizza Rizzo later this year)


Animal Kingdom

Dinosaur (July 25 – October 16, 2016)

Dino Institute Shop (July 25 – October 16, 2016)

Ten Things in walt disney world

Disney Springs

Planet Hollywood (reopen date TBD)

Fulton’s Crab House (reopening as Paddlefish late 2016)

Ten things at walt disney world


Animal Kingdom Villas  – Kidani Village

Soft goods replacement July 15, 2016 – early 2017)

Bay Lake Tower (Disney’s Contemporary Resort)

Soft goods replacement thru 10/2016

Disney’s Beach Club Resort (Beach Club Villas)

Bath and soft goods replacement thru 8/2016

Disney’s Boardwalk Resort

Flying Fish Cafe – reopening August 17, 2016

Port Orleans Resort

Roof maintenance thru summer 2016

Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory refurbishment July 11 – late fall 2016

Wilderness Lodge and Villas

General refurbishment throughout resort through 2017

Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel

Guest rooms renovations thru September 2016

Check back monthly with Running on Disney for the latest closure and refurb schedules!