Dates to Know: Disney Parks and Resort Reopening Dates

by | Jun 22, 2020 | WDW Blog, WDW News

8/2/2021 Update: We’ve made it! Most things are up and running at Walt Disney World again. While we’re waiting on some stragglers, they’re few and far between, so we won’t be updating this post going forward. To get the latest on any and all Disney Parks and Resort reopening dates (or closing dates, yikes), subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

 A quick and easy list of what’s currently open and scheduled to open at Walt Disney World (WDW).

With so many reopening dates getting thrown out by Disney Parks, it can be difficult to sort out what is opening when.

So, here’s a list to help you keep track of all the important Disney dates.

Now Open at WDW

Parks and Entertainment

DVC Villas Open Now

These resorts are open to DVC members and those renting DVC points.

  • Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
  • Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas — Jambo House (only available to book through DVC website)
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas — Kidani Village
  • Disney’s Beach Club Villas
  • Disney’s BoardWalk Villas
  • Disney’s Old Key West Resort
  • Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows
  • Disney’s Riviera Resort
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
  • The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Keep in mind that some DVC villas may be open without the standard rooms available for non-DVC rental.

Resorts and Hotels Open Now

  • Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort
  • Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
  • Disney’s Beach Club Resort (non-DVC)
  • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
  • Disney’s Contemporary Resort
  • Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
  • Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
  • Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • Disney’s Pop Century Resort
  • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Upcoming Resort Reopening Dates

  • July 2, 2021: Disney’s BoardWalk Inn (non-DVC)
  • August 26, 2021: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge — Jambo House (non-DVC)
  • Summer 2021:  Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort—DVC Villas ARE open.
  • September 16, 2021: Disney’s All-Star Music Resort
  • October 14, 2021: Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
  • October 28, 2021: Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter
  • December 9, 2021: Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort

FYI: Reservations for stays in 2022 are now open for booking.

No Opening Dates Yet

The following parks and resorts have no projected or announced reopening date.

  • Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort
  • Disney’s All-Star Music Resort—Currently under refurbishment
  • Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter and Riverside

Reopening Dates for Disneyland Resort

Disneyland will reopen to out-of-state guests beginning June 15.

Disney Cruise Line

  • ALL Disney Cruise Line Sailings have been suspended through June 2021 and Disney Magic European sailings through Sept. 18, 2021
  • Disney Fantasy Sailings have been suspended through July 2021
  • Disney Dream Sailings have been suspended through July 2021
  • Disney Wonder Sailings have been suspended through July 12, 2021
  • Disney Magic Sailings have been suspended through Oct. 9, 2021

The Disney Wish will officially set sail on June 9, 2022. Bookings are open to the general public. Here are the rates and how to book your cruise.

FYI: Summer 2022 sailings were announced. Bookings are open to the general public. 

Adventures By Disney

  • Future Adventures by Disney trips are currently undetermined. Per Adventures by Disney, “The health and safety of our Guests and Team Members remains a top priority for our team at Adventures by Disney. Adventures by Disney is continuing to assess future travel operations on a destination-by-destination basis.”

Helpful guides for visiting WDW

That’s it, just a simple list to help you follow along. We will be updating this list as more developments come to light! Bookmark this page and check back whenever the calendar looks overwhelming.

If you are nervous about health and safety measures at the Disney Parks, check out what Disney has proposed to put in place at our home park of Walt Disney World. This could help you to know what to expect at parks around the world.


Written by Rain Blanken

Written by Rain Blanken

Rain Blanken is the frying pan-wielding editorial director for WDW Magazine. She is a published author who has been working in digital media for 15 years. She is a DVC Member, WDW Annual Pass holder, former Disney Vacation Planner, and would live inside Boma if they would just stop checking under the tables at night. Did you like this article? Tip Rain in tartar sauce...