Walt Disney World Theme Park Hours Extended in May and June

Celebrate more magic with extended hours at all four Walt Disney World theme parks from May 1 through 7, and at EPCOT throughout June. We previously reported on extended hours in late April.


Magic Kingdom

Magic Kingdom will continue to open at 9:00 a.m. It will now close at 10:00 p.m. on May 1 and at 11:00 p.m. the rest of the week. Extended evening hours will be available on May 4 from 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.


EPCOT will now open an hour and a half earlier than previously scheduled, at 8:30 a.m., from May 1 through 7. After that, it will open at 9:00 a.m. every day through June 25 — except Sunday, June 5, when it will open at 8:00 a.m. It will close at 9:00 p.m. nightly.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Guests will be able to enjoy more action at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, which will now open an hour earlier, operating from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. from May 1 through 7.

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Finally, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will now be open from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. from May 1 through 7.

Early entry will start a half-hour before opening at all four parks.

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