Disney World Refurbishment 2023 Schedule!

If you’re considering a vacation to Walt Disney World in 2023, You should be aware of potential closures. And lucky enough, we have you covered! Here is all the current Disney World Refurbishment 2023 schedule that you should be aware of! Moreover, these dates are only estimates, and Walt Disney World has the right to alter them if unforeseen circumstances, like bad weather or a personnel shortage, cause delays. There have been several occasions over the past few years where they have delayed the refurbishment or it has taken longer to complete it. Additionally, we will keep this updated throughout the year. However, the best way is to check the Disney website‘s daily Walt Disney World refurbishment calendar.

Magic Kingdom

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad January 9 through January 13, 2023

Splash Mountain will close on January 23, 2023, and be replaced by Tiana’s Bayou Adventure in 2024.

Railroad at Walt Disney World – reopened on December 23, 2022, No further closure was reported for 2023.  This was shut down while TRON was being built. With “an entirely new voice to immerse passengers in the treasured stories they discover as they travel from one beautiful country to the next,” the railroad has reopened. 

No return date has been specified for Enchanted Tales with Belle.

Happily Ever After Fireworks – Unknown when it will return, but maybe in the spring of 2023


No current refurbishments are scheduled or released information at this time

Hollywood Studios

Frozen Sing-Along Celebration closed from January 9 through January 27, 2023

No other refurbishments scheduled for Hollywood Studios

Animal Kingdom

Kali River Rapids closed for refurbishment from January 9th, 2023 – TBD

Other closures

No reopening date has been released for Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

Disney Skyliner Gondolas closed from January 22 until January 29, 2023

Stay tuned for any updates later on for the Disney World refurbishment 2023 schedule! What do you think? Let us know in the comments below!