Night of Joy (ESPN Wide World of Sports)



The Night of Joy is an event held annually celebrating Christian music. The event originally took place as an after hours event at the Magic Kingdom but beginning in 2016 it moved to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

The 2017 event takes place September 8th and 9th and performances include:

  • Friday, September 8 – MercyMe, TobyMac, Natalie Grant, Zach Williams, Danny Gokey, Matt Maher, Colton Dixon, Rend Collective
  • Saturday, September 9 – Amy Grant, Steven Curtis Chapman, Kirk Franklin, Jordan Feliz, Crowder, Jeremy Camp, Tye Tribbett.

Ticket options are as follows:

  • 2017 Tickets start at $45 per night.

Tickets and information can be found at


The Night of Joy was originally held at the Magic Kingdom before relocating to ESPN Wide World of Sports for the first time in 2016.