Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios Hours Extended on Select Days in May 2023

Disney has extended operating hours of Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on select days in May 2023.

Magic Kingdom

Partners Statue with Cinderella Castle

Magic Kingdom will continue to open at 9:00 a.m. but will now remain open until 11:00 p.m. on Monday, May 8 and Friday, May 12.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Disney’s Hollywood Studios will get an extra half hour of fun from May 7 through May 13. The park will still open at 8:30 a.m. and now remain open until 9:30 p.m. instead of closing at 9:00 p.m.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Disney’s Animal Kingdom will now open an hour earlier on Sunday, May 7 and Saturday, May 13, at 8:00 a.m. It will close at 7:00 p.m.

Early entry at all four theme parks for Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests begins a half hour before the regular opening.

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