Walt Disney World Resort Temporary Closure
03/16/2020 - 07/14/2020
Closure due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
- Theme Parks had their last day of operation on March 15, 2020
- Disney Springs had its last day of operation on March 16, 2020 and began a phased reopening that began on May 20, 2020.
- All Resorts closed March 20, 2020 at 5 PM
- Disney Vacation Club Hotels re-opened to guests June 22, 2020
- Magic Kingdom and Disney's Animal Kingdom re-opened to all guests July 11, 2020. Both parks had Annual Passholder previews on July 9-10, 2020 and Cast Member previews on July 7-8, 2020. The monorail and water transportation also re-opened on July 11, 2020.
- EPCOT and Disney's Hollywood Studios re-opened to all guests July 15, 2020. Both parks had Cast Member previews on July 13-14, 2020. The Disney Skyliner also re-opened to all guests July 15, 2020
- Several restaurants, resorts, attractions, shops and other offerings re-opened after the dates outlined in the preceding posts.
- Disney's Typhoon Lagoon and Disney's Blizzard Beach water parks opened at a later date.
Disney Springs Soft Re-Opening
Part of the phased re-opening of Disney Springs. A limited number of Disney Springs shops and restaurants re-opened on May 20, 2020. Additionally, the Orange and Lime Garages also re-opened.
- 4 Rivers Cantina Barbacoa Food Truck
- Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza
- The BOATHOUSE
- Chicken Guy!
- Earl of Sandwich
- Erin McKenna's Bakery NYC
- Frontera Cocina
- Haagen-Dazs at Disney Springs West Side
- Joffrey's Coffee & Tea Company
- Joffrey's Handcrafted Smoothies at Disney Springs Marketplace
- Paradiso 37
- Planet Hollywood Observatory
- The Polite Pig
- STK Orlando
- Sunshine Churros at Disney Springs Marketplace
- Sunshine Churros at Disney Springs West Side
- Wine Bar George
- Wolfgang Puck Bar & Griill
- American Threads
- The Art Corner by Artistic Talent Group
- The BOATHOUSE BOATIQUE
- Chapel Hats
- Columbia Sportswear
- Crystal Arts by Arribas Brothers
- Edward Beiner Purveyor of Fine Eyewear
- Free People
- Happy Hound
- Lucky Brand
- Luxury of Time by Diamonds International
- PANDORA Jewelry
- Pele Soccer
- Pop Gallery
- Ron Jon Surf Shop
- Royally Yours by Arribas Brothers
- Savannah Bee Company
- Sosa Family Cigar co.
- Sugarboo & Co.
- Vera Bradley
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