Disney has announced that they will close all Disney World parks and water parks at 5:00 PM on Thursday October 6th. The parks will remain closed through Friday October 7th.
The closures are for safety concerns due to hurricane Matthew.
The official announcement on DisneyWorld.com is as follows:
Based on the most recent forecasts for Hurricane Matthew, Walt Disney World theme parks, water parks, Disney Springs, miniature golf courses and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex will all be closed today by 5 p.m. and will remain closed through Friday, Oct. 7.
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Theme Park is also canceled for tonight and tomorrow.