Thursday, November 6, 2014

Walt Disney World Refurbishments

Current and ongoing 

Planned Walt Disney World 

REFURBISHMENTS 

fall 2014-Spring 2015



































































Magic Kingdom® Park
Walt Disney World Railroad
The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
Haunted Mansion
Splash Mountain
Cinderella's Royal Table
Liberty Square Riverboat
Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid
Harmony Barber Shop
Sep. 29 - Nov. 7, 2014
Sep. 29 - Nov. 7, 2014
Nov. 10 - 21, 2014
Dec. 1 - 19, 2014
Jan. 4 - 30, 2015
Jan. 5 - Mar. 6, 2015
Jan. 23 - 27, 2015
Feb. 2 - Mar. 6, 2015
Feb. 2 - Mar. 30, 2015
Epcot®
None

Disney's Hollywood Studios®
Fantasmic!
The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow - Closing
Nov. 19 - 21, 2014
The final day for this attraction will be November 6, 2014.
Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
Pangani Research Center - Aviary and Hippo viewing closed
Affection Section
Kali River Rapids
Sep. 2 - Nov. 14, 2014
Oct. 7 - Nov. 15, 2014
Jan. 20 - Feb. 2, 2015

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Closed for Annual Refurbishment
Oct. 26, 2014 - Jan. 3, 2015
Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park
Closed for Annual Refurbishment
Jan. 4 - Mar. 14, 2015

Disney's All Star Music Resort
Intermission Food Court
Note'able Games Arcade will serve as a temporary location for grab-and-go meals such as sandwiches, salads, and bakery items. Transportation will be provided for Guests who wish to dine at Disney's All-Star Sports Resort or Disney's All-Star Movies Resort. Pizza and other items available for in-room delivery daily from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Aug. 4 - Dec. 19, 2014
Note'able Games Arcade
Guests may visit the arcades available at Disney's All-Star Sports Resort and Disney's All-Star Movies Resort.
Jul. 26 - Dec. 19, 2014
Disney's Art of Animation Resort
Big Blue Pool
Nov. 17 - 19, 2014
Little Mermaid Flippin Fins Pool
Nov. 20 - 21, 2014
Cozy Cone Pool
Nov. 24 - 26, 2014
Disney's Beach Club Resort
Guest Room RenovationsGuest rooms will be refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Guests will not be accommodated in the affected areas but it is possible that some noise could travel while work is in progress (between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily).
Oct. 13, 2014 - Aug. 22, 2015
Stormalong Bay Pool - WaterslideDuring this time, the waterslide and the waterway from the slide to the first bridge of Stormalong Bay will be unavailable. The remaining portions of the pool will remain available to Guests.
Jan. 5 - Feb. 2, 2015
Stormalong Bay Pool - Lazy RiverDuring this time, bridges three and four will be under refurbishment and the lazy river/snorkel area will be closed. The remaining portions of the pool will remain available to Guests.
Feb. 2 - Mar. 3, 2015
Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
General Construction
The east portion of the beach (near the Transportation and Ticket Center) and Sunset Point are being refurbished and are unavailable. Guests may see or hear work in progress.
Dec. 2013 - Mar. 2015
Great Ceremonial House - Lobby
The atrium is being reimagined to highlight the cultural elements of Polynesia and provide more expansive views. At certain times of day, there may be some noise and alternative paths of travel may be needed throughout the Great Ceremonial House. To enhance the check-in experience, Guests are encouraged to participate in Online Check-In.
Mar. - Dec. 2014
Nanea Volcano Pool and Slide
The main pool and slide will be closed for enhancements. Guests who stay at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort while the main pool is closed will receive one complimentary ticket for each member of their party to visit Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park during their stay.
Jul. 28, 2014 - early 2015
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Silver Creek Springs PoolThe main pool and slide will be closed for enhancements. During this time, the leisure pool at The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge will remain open. Guests will also have the opportunity to visit either the Main Pool at Disney's Contemporary Resort or the Meadow Swimmin' Pool at Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. Complimentary transportation will be provided to both of these neighboring resorts.
Sep. 3 - Nov. 27, 2014
Trout Pass Pool Bar
Sep. 3 - Nov. 27, 2014
Disney's Yacht Club Resort
Stormalong Bay Pool - WaterslideDuring this time, the waterslide and the waterway from the slide to the first bridge of Stormalong Bay will be unavailable. The remaining portions of the pool will remain available to Guests.
Jan. 5 - Feb. 2, 2015
Stormalong Bay Pool - Lazy RiverDuring this time, bridges three and four will be under refurbishment and the lazy river/snorkel area will be closed. The remaining portions of the pool will remain available to Guests.
Feb. 2 - Mar. 3, 2015
Walt Disney World Swan Hotel
Guest Room RenovationsRenovation work is scheduled to take place between 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. daily. No guests will be accommodated in the renovation area as to minimize impact on the guest experience.
Aug. 20, 2014 - TBD

Downtown Disney® Area
Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive
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.
Through Mar. 2016
Parking Lots - Entrance 2 - Lots A-G
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.?
Dec. 1, 2014 - Aug. 1, 2016

Golf Courses/Miniature Golf
None

Information and dates subject to change without notice.