Refurbishments & Closings



Tutto Italia- closed 1/8/2012-4/1/2012

Recent Permanently Closed Attractions:

Honey I Shrunk the Audience

Epcot Pet Kennel

Dragon Legend Acrobats at the China Pavilion

British Invasion at the United Kingdom Pavilion. A new band English Channel is now performing.

Balzac kiosk

Magic Kingdom Park

Fantasyland Construction- Construction wall photos work continues until 2012.

Swiss Family Treehouse- closed 9/8/2011-11/17/2011

From now until Oct. 4 there will be a construction crane parked behind Cinderella Castle. They will be installing the holiday lighting. The Enchanted Grove walkway will be closed. The smoking area by Sir Mickey’s will be temporarily relocated behind Castle Couture.

Dumbo- closed 1/9/2012-2/17/2012

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad- closed 1/9/2012-5/27/2012

Liberty Square Riverboat- closed 1/28/2012- 2/3/2012

Recent Permanently Closed Attractions:

Balzac kiosk

Fantasyland Skyway Site- has been demolished.

Pooh’s Playful Spot

Ariel’s Grotto

Scuttle’s Landing

Exposition Hall- Walt Disney Story Theatre

Storytime with Belle

Magic Kingdom Pet Kennel

Mickey’s Toontown Fair

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the Disney Princesses are now located in Town Square Theater.

The Walt Disney Railroad will remain open but the Toontown station will be closed during construction.

Animal Kingdom Theme Park

The Tropicals- final performance 10/29/2011

Recent Permanently Closed Attractions:

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Pet Kennel is now closed.

Village Beatniks- no longer appearing in the park.

Balzac kiosk

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Sounds Dangerous- operates seasonally

Fantasmic- not being performed 1/9/2012 -2/12/2012.

Recent Permanently Closed Attractions:

Power Rangers have left Disney. They have been sold back to original owner.

Disney-Hollywood Studios Pet Kennel is closed.

Block Party Bash- no longer being performed.

Lotso has left the Magic of Disney Animation building.

Journey into Narnia: Prince Caspian closed

Disney’s Wide World of Sports

Water Parks

Blizzard Beach- 10/30/2011-12/3/2011

Typhoon Lagoon- 12/4/2011-3/17/2012

Downtown Disney

Sunglass Icon by Sunglass Hut- closed for refurbishment. No reopening date at this time.

Recent Permanently Closed

Mickey’s Groove closed 4/2/2011.

Magic Masters- closed 9/25/2011. Coming Something Silver, a jewelry store

Magnetron- closed 9/30/2011. Coming BLINK by Wet Seal, a clothing store.

Lefty’s- closed 9/30/2011.

Magic Masters- closed 9/30/2011. Coming Something Silver, a jewelry store

RIDEMAKERZ- has relocated to Team Mickey Athletic Club in the Marketplace

Disney’s Golf Courses

Disney’s Palm Golf Course- closed 10/10/2011-10/23/2011, closed 11/3/2011-11/13/2011

Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course-closed 10/10/2011-10/23/2011, closed 11/28/2011- 12/7/2011

Disney’s Lake Buena Vista Course- closed 10/24/2011-11/3/2011

Disney’s Osprey Ridge Golf Course closed 11/14/2011-11/23/2011

Disney World Resorts

NOTE: Our listing is for those refurbishments that will have an impact on the majority of guests. When it comes to changing out rooms, this is fairly routine as Disney is always monitoring their resorts. Unless it’s a full scale remodel, it’s considered standard maintenance and is not included in the refurb/rehab schedule.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

All Star Music Resort

Disney All Star Sports

Disney’s Beach Club Resort Beach Club Villas Leisure Pool closed 10/31/2011-11/1/2011

Disney’s Boardwalk Resort

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

Disney’s Grand Floridian- Spa closed 9/19/2011 for 18 months. The fitness center will remain open during this time.

Disney’s Old Key West

Disney’s Pop Century

Disney’s Polynesian Resort

Disney Port Orleans French Quarter

Disney Port Orleans Riverside- Magnolia Bend Leisure Pool near buildings 80/85 closed 9/5/2011-10/7/2011

Disney’s Saratoga Springs

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Term Descriptions:

SEASONAL OPERATION: The attraction only opens during periods of anticipated peak attendance. Check Guest Relations and Park Guide maps for specific opening/closing times.

REHAB: The attraction is closed for routine maintenance.

REFURBISHMENT: The attraction is closed for an extended period for extensive repairs/remodeling.

DARK: This term is used when a performance of a stage show is not scheduled

via Disney Rehabs and closings schedule at Disney World, Disney Rehabs.