Disney To Adjust Magic Kingdom Park Hours Starting Next Week



Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Disney has announced that it will be making some changes to the hours of operation at the Magic Kingdom park next week. The Magic Kingdom theme park will be open from 8 am to 6 pm on select dates, starting at the end of next week. This change is being made in order to accommodate guests who are attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, which is starting on August 12th, 2022, and will run through the end of October.

Magic Kingdom’s Adjusted Hours For Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Park Opening: 8 am
Park Closing: 6 pm
  • August: 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
  • September: 2, 5, 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 29, 30
  • October: 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21, 23, 25, 27, 28, 30, 31

Early Theme Park Entry for Disney Resort Hotel Guests

The early theme park entry benefit will be still available for guests staying at select Disney Resort hotels for Magic Kingdom starting at 7:30 am. This unique benefit is available to all guests staying at a Disney Resort hotel, including all of the guests who are traveling to Disney’s Deluxe resorts, whether they are Disney Vacation Club owners, or renting DVC to stay in Deluxe Resorts without being a DVC owner.

Check Park Hours On The My Disney Experience App

To check the most up-to-date showtimes and park hours for all of the theme parks and water parks, as well as to see which attractions are open during your visit, be sure to download the My Disney Experience app. You can read our step-by-step guide on checking showtimes and park hours if you need a bit of help to find the right section of the app.

The app will also allow you to make mobile food orders, make dining reservations, locate Character Experiences and so much more!

What do you think of these changes? Will you be visiting the Magic Kingdom during this time? Are you attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party this year? We’d love to hear from you. Let us know in the comments!

Written by

Rachel Van Norman


Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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