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Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments for February 2018

Here is a list of refurbishments/closings scheduled at Walt Disney World Resort for the month of February 2018.

MAGIC KINGDOM

  • Cinderella’s Royal Table 2/28/2018 – 3/2/2018
  • First Aid Center at Main Street U.S.A. 1/9/2018 – 2/15/2018
  • Liberty Square Riverboat 1/8/2018 – 7/19/2018
  • Pirates of the Caribbean 2/26/2018 – 3/18/2018
  • Splash Mountain  1/8/2018 – 2/1/2018

EPCOT

  • American Adventure 1/5/2018 – 2/5/2018
  • Circle of Life permanently closing 2/4/2018
  • Kringla Bakeri in Norway Pavilion 2/4/2018 – Summer 2018

DISNEY’S ANIMAL KINGDOM

  • Finding Nemo: The Musical 2/4/2018 – 2/23/2018
  • Kali River Rapids 1/2/2018 – 2/9/2018

DISNEY SPRINGS

  • Portobello Country Italian Trattoria  transitioning to Terralina Crafted Italian 4/24/2017 – Early 2018
  • World of Disney (store will remain open during construction) mid-February 2018 – TBD

DISNEY WATER PARKS

  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon 1/7/2018 – 3/17/2018

DISNEY RESORTS

  • Disney’s All-Star Movies – Duck Pond Leisure Pool 1/2/2018 – 3/1/2018; Room Refurbishment late February 2018 – Winter 2018
  • Disney’s All-Star Music Resort – Calypso Pool late 2/27/2018 – 3/2/2018
  • Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – Cozy Cone Pool 2/7/2018- 2/9/2018; Flippin’ Fins Pool 1/31/2018 – 2/2/2018
  • Disney’s Beach Club Resort – Expansion of Convention Center 8/4/2016 – 2/1/2018
  • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort – Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, Cabana Pool Bar, Calypso Trading Post – 5/1/2017 – 6/30/2018
  • Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort- Meadow Swimmin’ Pool 1/30/2018 – 2/2/2018
  • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Beach Pool & Pool Bar 11/20/2017 – 2/25/2018; Sammy Duvall Watersports 1/18/2018- 3/1/2018.
  • Disney’s Old Key West Resort – Room Refurbishment 8/1/2017 – 6/28/2018
  • Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort – Lava Pool & Slide 2/5/2018 – 2/16/2018
  • Disney’s Pop Century Resort – Bowling Pin Pool  2/26/2018 – 5/6/2018; Rooms & Hard Goods Refurbishments 2/4/2017 – Summer 2018
  • Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter – Room Refurbishments 1/6/2018 –  May 2018; Soft Goods Refurbishment 1/6/2018 – May 2018
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort – Paddock Pool 1/29/2018 – 2/9/2018
  • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Copper Creek Springs Pool 2/2/2018 – 2/23/2018
  • Disney’s Yacht Club – Expansion of Convention Center 8/4/2016 – 2/1/2018


Epcot’s Kringla Bakeri Closing for Lengthy Refurbishment

Epcot’s Kringla Bakeri og Kafe located at the Norway Pavilion in World Showcase will be closing for a lengthy refurbishment next month.  The restaurant is scheduled to be closed February 4 – summer 2018.

During the closure, a temporary location called Midnattsol Bakeri will be available on the World Showcase promenade.  Guests will be able to find many of the pastry items here including the popular School Bread.

For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World Resort, please visit our refurbishment page.

Magic Kingdom’s First Aid Center to Relocate During Refurbishment

Magic Kingdom’s First Aid Station, located between Casey’s Corner and Crystal Palace,  is closing for refurbishment January 9 – February 15, 2018.  During this time, First Aid will temporarily relocate to Tomorrowland adjacent to the entrance of Space Mountain.

The Wish Lounge for families of the Make a Wish Program will temporarily relocate to the Chamber of Commerce near City Hall.

The Baby Care Center is not affected by this refurbishment.

First Aid Centers are located at each of the four theme parks as well as both water parks.  Nurses are available during normal park operating hours to offer over-the-counter medications, bandages and other quick remedies so that you can begin enjoying your vacation again.

For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World Resort, please visit our refurbishment page.

Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments for January 2018

Here is a list of refurbishments/closings scheduled at Walt Disney World Resort for the month of January 2018.

MAGIC KINGDOM

  • Liberty Square Riverboat 1/8/2018 – 6/28/2018
  • Splash Mountain  1/8/2018 – 2/1/2018

EPCOT

  • American Adventure 1/5/2018 – 2/5/2018

DISNEY’S ANIMAL KINGDOM

  • Kali River Rapids 1/2/2018 – 2/9/2018

DISNEY SPRINGS

  • Portobello Country Italian Trattoria  transitioning to Terralina Crafted Italian 4/24/2017 – Winter 2017

DISNEY WATER PARKS

  • Disney’s Blizzard Beach 10/22/2017 – 1/6/2018
  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon 1/7/2018 – 3/18/2018

DISNEY RESORTS

  • Disney’s All-Star Music Resort – Duck Pond Leisure Pool 1/2/2018 – Spring 2018
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Kidani Village – Samawati Pool 1/8/2018 – 1/19/2018
  • Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – Big Blue Pool 1/16/2018 – 1/19/2018; Flippin’ Fins Pool 1/31/2018 – 2/2/2018
  • Disney’s Beach Club Resort – Expansion of convention center 8/4/2016 – 2/1/2018
  • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort – Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, Cabana Pool Bar, Calypso Trading Post – 5/1/2017 – 6/30/2018
  • Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort- Meadow Swimmin’ Pool 1/30/2018 – 2/2/2018
  • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Beach Pool & Pool Bar 11/20/2017 – 2/25/2018
  • Disney’s Old Key West Resort Spring 2017 – 2019
  • Disney’s Pop Century Resort Rooms & Hard Goods Refurbishment 2/4/2017 – Summer 2018
  • Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter room refurbishments 1/6/2018 –  May 2018; soft goods refurbishment 1/6/2018 – May 2018
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort – High Rock Springs Pool 1/15/2018 – 1/26/2018; Paddock Pool 1/29/2018 – 2/9/2018
  • Disney’s Yacht Club – expansion of convention center 8/4/2016 – 2/1/2018

For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments/closings at Walt Disney World Resort, please visit our refurbishment page.


American Adventure at Epcot Closing for Refurbishment in January 2018

American Adventure at Epcot will be closing for a one month refurbishment in January 2018.  The attraction is scheduled to be closed January 5 – February 5, reopening to guests on February 6, 2018.

For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World Resort, please visit our refurbishment page.