Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of April 18, 2015

Magic Kingdom® Park
Jungle Cruise
Big Thunder Mountain
Pirates of the Caribbean
Liberty Tree Tavern
Dream Along with Mickey
Liberty Square Riverboat


The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

Apr. 13 – May 8, 2015
Apr. 27 – 30, 2015
Jun. 8 – Sep. 25, 2015
Jul. 6 – Nov. 19, 2015
Jul. 19 – Aug. 22, 2015
Aug. 4 – 10, 2015


March 10, 2015 to Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m

Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Lights, Motor, Action
Voyage of the Little Mermaid
Apr. 20 – 24, 2015
Sep. 7 – 10, 2015
Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
Flame Tree BBQ
Creature Comforts
Jan. 5 – May 18, 2015
Jan. 5 – Jun. 14, 2015
Disney’s Beach Club Resort
Guest Room Renovations
Guest 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
Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Contemporary Feature Pool Sep. 8 – 10, 2015
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
General Construction
During this time, Guests will observe construction taking place and certain pathways and buildings may be unavailable.
Through early 2016
East Pool
Closed for enhancement. Guests may see or hear work in progress.
Late Spring – Early 2016
Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Saratoga Donald Duck Kiddie Fountain –
Pool will remain open during this work.
May 4 – 22, 2015
The Grandstand Water Play Area –
Pool will remain open during this work.
April 27, 2015 – May 3, 2015
Walt Disney World Swan Hotel
Guest Room Renovations – Renovation 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

Information and dates subject to change without notice.
Last Updated April 18, 2015