March 2016 Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishment Schedule

 

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In order to make sure things run smoothly on the rides and attractions Disney needs to close for refurbishment from time to rime, here is the list of Walt Disney World refurbishments for March 2016:

Magic Kingdom 

  • Monorail – will be under construction until April 2016 (Running on modified schedules)
  • Jungle Cruise – March 1-3, 2016
  • Big Thunder Mountain – has postponed their refurb for a later date. Fast Passes are available for April now.

Epcot

  • Soarin – closed until Summer 2016
  • Circle of Life – Feb 7th – April 2nd 2016

Hollywood Studios

  • Planet Pizza – closed until late 2016
  • Toy Story Mania – March 15th 2016
  • Honey I shrunk the Kids movie set adventure – closed permanently
  • Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show – closed permanently
  • To see a list of Hollywood Closures click here.

Animal Kingdom

  • Kali river Rapids – Opening March 17, 2016
  • Flights of Wonder – Opening March 17, 2016
  • Warung Outpost – Opening March 17, 2016
  • Boneyard – Opening March 17, 2016
  • Isle of Java – Opening March 5, 2016

Typoon Lagoon will be opening on March 19, 2016

Walt Disney World Resorts: 

Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort:

  • Bay Cove Pool – Opening March 18, 2016 

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House

  • Jambo House Soft Goods Rehab – Janary 1, 2016 – May 20, 2016

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

  • Schoolyard Sprayground – Opening March 11, 2016

Disney’s Beach Club Villas

  • Soft Goods & Bath Refurbishment – January 22, 2016 – August 17, 2016

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn

  • Exterior Repair and Painting – August 17, 2015 – May 5, 2016
  • Flying Fish Restaurant – February 1, 2016 – September 30, 2016

Disney’s BoardWalk Villas

  • Guest Villa Renovations – through Spring 2016

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

  • Aruba Pool – February 22, 2016 – April 15, 2016

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

  • General Construction – Through Spring 2016
  • East Pool – Through Spring 2016

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

  • Ol’ Man Island Pool – opening March 4, 2016

Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa

  • Treehouse Villas Soft Goods Rehab – February 7, 2016 – June 22, 2016

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge & Villas

  • General Resort Refurbishments – Through 2017
  • Cub’s Den (Children’s Activity Center) – Through 2017
  • Sturdy Branches Health Club – July – October 2016

Buena Vista Palace

  • General Resort Refurbishments – Through June 2016

Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel

  • Guest Room Renovations – June 2016 – September 2016

Disney Springs

  • Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive – Through May 2016
  • Planet Hollywood – January 6, 2016 – Summer 2016
  • Mickey’s Pantry / The Spice & Tea Exchange – February 29, 2016 – March 14, 2016

Hope your vacation to Walt Disney World is still magical!


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