Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments Update for May 2013

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Disney World  Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website.


  • BoardWalk Bakery (BoardWalk Resort) closed through 4/26/13 for expansion. A coffee cart will be available on the BoardWalk during this time.
  • Mad Tea Party (Magic Kingdom) closed through 5/21/13 for refurbishment.
  • Anandapur Ice Cream Truck (Animal Kingdom) closed through 5/24/13 for refurbishment.
  • Main Street Bakery (Magic Kingdom) closed through 6/18/13 for conversion to a Starbucks location.
  • Tower Club Concierge Lounge and entire 14th floor (Contemporary Resort) closed through late Summer 2013 for refurbishment.
  • The Spa at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort closed through Summer 2013. Guests can use Senses – A Disney Spa at the Grand Floridian.
  • California Grill (Contemporary Resort) closed until late Summer 2013 for refurbishment.
  • Fountain View (Epcot) closed until Fall 2013 for conversion to a Starbucks location.


  • Walt Disney’s Carousel of Progress (Magic Kingdom) closed 5/13/13-5/15/13 for refurbishment.
  • Cinderella’s Royal Table (Magic Kingdom) closed 5/13/13-5/16/13 for refurbishment.
  • Beach Pool Slide (Grand Floridian Resort) closed 5/27/13-6/1/13 for refurbishment.
  • Beach Pool (Grand Floridian Resort) closed 5/30/13-6/1/13 for refurbishment. Guests can use the Courtyard Pool during this time.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean (Magic Kingdom) closed 6/17/13-6/21/13 for refurbishment.


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