News & Rumors Archive

Disney World Cuts Fall Park Hours

Walt Disney World has cut park hours for Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Epcot, and Hollywood Studios, with later openings and earlier closings for September and October 2020. In this post, we’ll cover why Disney is reducing hours, offer commentary on the ramifications, and the impact on your itineraries. For both July and August, all Walt

2020 Disney World Refurbishment Calendar

This Walt Disney World refurbishment calendar lists the schedule of closures for 2020 at Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom. Rides and other attractions need to close for routine maintenance, safety upgrades, and improvements, hence the need for refurbishments. (Updated August 8, 2020.) While no one wants attraction closures during their trip to

What’s New & Next at Disney World: 2020-2021

Many new rides, shows, restaurants, hotels, etc. are coming soon to Walt Disney World, and others have recently opened. Here’s what’s next for 2020 & 2021, plus construction info, expansion plans, opening dates. We also cover how ‘important’ each of these additions is for vacation planning. (Updated August 1, 2020.) Before we get started, it’s