As powerful Hurricane Irma made landfall in parts of the Caribbean, Central Florida attractions may take precautions as the storm may impact Florida. Below are the cancellation policies for the region's theme parks.
Walt Disney World theme parks, Disney Springs, water parks, and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex are making the following operational changes:
Disney's Blizzard Beach: Closed Friday through Monday
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon: Closing at 5 p.m. Saturday through Monday
ESPN Wide World of Sports: Closed Saturday through Monday
Disney's Animal Kingdom: Closing at 7 PM through Monday
The Saturday, 9/9 Rivers of Light performance is canceled.
Disney's Hollywood Studios: Closing at 7 p.m. Saturday through Monday
The Saturday, Fantasmic! and Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular performances are canceled.
Epcot: Closing at 9 p.m. Saturday through Monday
The Saturday, Illuminations Reflections of Earth performance is canceled.
Magic Kingdom: Closing at 9 p.m. Saturday through Monday
The Saturday, Happily Ever After fireworks performance is canceled.
Disney Springs: Closing at 9 pm. Saturday through Monday
Park officials said if a hurricane warning is issued by the National Hurricane Center for the Orlando area within seven days of a guest's arrival day, the guest may call in advance to reschedule or cancel.