Check out the Walt Disney World refurbishment schedule for February 2020!
Imagine this: You just got to WDW. You’re ready to hit the parks and catch your first glimpse of the castle. You down a churro and you’re ready to hop on your favorite attraction…only to find it’s CLOSED!?
Avoid the disappointment and keep reading to learn what rides, show, and other entertainment options might be out of commission during your trip “home”.
Theme Parks –
|Magic Kingdom Park|
|Splash Mountain||Early January 2020 through late February 2020|
|Monorail||Ongoing until further notice|
|Walt Disney World Railroad – Main Street, U.S.A.||Early December 2018 – Until further notice|
Test Track presented by Chevrolet will close for a routine refurbishment to receive an upgrade to its software system.
|January 13 – February 26, 2020|
|Monorail||Ongoing until late March|
|As part of the ongoing transformation of Epcot:||Fall-Winter 2019 – 2020|
|Disney’s Hollywood Studios|
|Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park|
|Kali River Rapids||Early January 2020 through late March 2020|
|Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park|
|Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park will close for refurbishment beginning on January 5, 2020 and reopen in mid-March 2020.||January 5, 2020 – mid-March 2020|
|Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park|
|Disney’s All-Star Music Resort|
|Calypso Pool||Mid-September 2020 – Mid-December 2020|
|Disney’s Art of Animation Resort|
|Big Blue Pool||Mid-September 2020 – Mid-December 2020|
|Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground|
Tri-Circle-D Ranch will relocate to a nearby area of Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. As part of this, The Draft Horse Barn and Pony Farm will be redesigned into one new, enhanced barn within the ranch.Pony Rides have temporarily moved to the Trail Blaze Corral near the entrance and Reception Outpost at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground.
During refurbishment, Carriage Rides and Wagon Rides will be temporarily unavailable until Spring 2020. Beginning Nov. 29, Sleigh Rides will be available for booking. Please note that Carriage Rides are also available at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort.
|August 2019 – Until further notice|
|Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa|
Cítricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa will undergo renovations this year to improve the sophisticated space. As part of this, the signature restaurant will be modified in a few different phases, including:
During this time, Cítricos will remain open and accept reservations while we continue to focus on delivering outstanding Guest service in an adjusted layout.
Cítricos is expected to finish its refurbishment in summer 2020. Once complete, the restaurant will feature an improved fine dining experience, our Guests will continue to enjoy the lively atmosphere, seasonally-inspired menu and elegance embodied by Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.
|Ongoing until summer 2020|
|Disney’s Pop Century Resort|
|Hippy Dippy Pool|
The Hippy Dippy Pool is scheduled to be closed for refurbishment. During this time, Guests can use the Bowling Pool and Computer Pool. Also, Movies Under the Stars will be offered in an alternate location. Guests may notice construction noise while this refurbishment is underway, but the noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00 AM.
|January 2020 – Early Spring 2020|
|Best Western, Lake Buena Vista|
Best Western Lake Buena Vista is currently undergoing refurbishments to make exciting updates to the hotel. Work will be limited to the hours between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM during the week and occasionally on weekends. All hotel amenities are available and every precaution is being taken to minimize any disruptions during your stay.
|Ongoing until December 2020|
|ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex|
Intermittent overnight lane closures, lane shifts, traffic congestion and noise impacts can be expected along Osceola Parkway / Victory Way.
|Ongoing until further notice|
|Please be aware that several roads near Disney’s Contemporary Resort and Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort may be operating under traffic restrictions or closed completely to accommodate runDisney events on the following dates:|
Disney’s Contemporary Resort
- Easter Bunny Brunch at Catal Restaurant in Downtown Disney - February 18, 2020
- Multi-Day Celebration at Disney’s Animal Kingdom for 50th Anniversary of Earth Day - February 13, 2020
- Walt Disney World Refurbishment & Closure Schedule – February 2020 - February 3, 2020