Friday, September 8th UPDATE: Disney World is Closing for Hurricane Irma!
Closed: Saturday (7pm), all day Sunday, all day Monday
September 8, 2017: Here is more from Disney’s statement today:
Walt Disney World theme parks, Disney Springs, water parks, and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex are making the following operational changes:
Disney’s Blizzard Beach: Closed as of Friday, 9/8 – Monday, 9/11
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon: Closing early on Saturday 9/9 at 5 PM – Monday, 9/11
ESPN Wide World of Sports: Closed on Saturday, 9/9 – Monday, 9/11
Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Closing early on Saturday, 9/9 at 7 PM – Monday, 9/11
The Saturday, 9/9 Rivers of Light performance is canceled.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Closing early on Saturday, 9/9 at 7 PM – Monday, 9/11
The Saturday, 9/9 Fantasmic! and Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular performances are canceled.
Epcot: Closing early on Saturday, 9/9 at 9 PM – Monday, 9/11
The Saturday, 9/9 Illuminations Reflections of Earth performance is canceled.
Magic Kingdom: Closing early on Saturday, 9/9 at 9 PM –Monday, 9/11
The Saturday, 9/9 Happily Ever After fireworks performance is canceled.
Disney Springs: Closing early on Saturday, 9/9 at 9 PM –Monday, 9/11
In anticipation of inclement weather associated with Hurricane Irma, please note the following event cancellations at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Note: If more events get canceled, we will update this blog.
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party has been canceled on Sunday, September 10, 2017.
Guests are invited to exchange their Sunday, September 10 event tickets for one of the following options:
- Tickets to attend another Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party.
- Tickets to attend an upcoming Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.
- 1 Day Magic Your Way Tickets with Park Hopper Option, to be used within the next two years.
- Receive a full refund for event tickets.
Also, Night of Joy has been canceled on Saturday, September 9, 2017.
The Night of Joy performances on Friday night will take place at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex as planned, while Saturday night’s performances have been canceled due to Hurricane Irma. https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/night-of-joy/
- Guests with tickets for Saturday are welcome to attend Friday’s event instead by exchanging their ticket at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Box Office starting at 4:00pm Friday.
Requests for a full refund for either event night will be honored; please call (407) 939-7818.
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