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Know Before You Go: Park Updates for June 2019

Know Before You Go: Park Updates for June 2019

Summer is officially off to a great start this June, with exciting events and new attractions popping up at all of your favorite theme parks. It’s also important to note that some parks will have adjusted hours this month, allowing for more theme park fun on select days!

Adjusted Hours at Magic Kingdom
  • Park is open until 11:00 PM on the following dates: June 2-3, June 5-7, June 10, June 12-13, June 17-22, and June 24-27
Adjusted Hours at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
  • Park opens to the public at 8:00 AM on the following dates: June 2-3, June 7-11, and June 21-25
  • Park is open until 10:00 PM on the following dates: June 3, June 7-10, June 12-16, June 19-27, and June 30
  • Park is open until 11:00 PM on the following dates: June 2

What’s New

  • Free beer and Happy Hour is back at SeaWorld Orlando all summer long through September 2! Enjoy one free 14 oz domestic beer daily at Mama’s Pretzel Kitchen Patio Bar. On weekdays, happy hour starts at 4:00 PM at Flamecraft Bar, Shark’s Underwater Grill, and Waterway Grill Bar. Happy hour specials include buy one, get one free beer, wine, cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • You can now get a sneak peek at the upcoming Toy Story 4 movie in Walt Disney Presents at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Disney-Pixar film will hit theaters on June 21.
  • Surfside Inn & Suites opens at Universal Orlando Resort on June 27. The newest resort hotel is one of two buildings that make up Universal’s Endless Summer Resort.
  • A highly themed Lion King dining experience opens for reservations at Jiko – The Cooking Place (at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge) on June 30.

Attraction Updates

  • Mickey’s of Hollywood is closed for an extensive remodeling project at Disney’s Hollywood Studios through September 2019.
  • ABC Commissary is back open with a whole new look at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The fast-casual restaurant will also now offer daily dinner reservations after 4:00 PM starting June 2. Walk-ups will still be available, but wait times may be a little longer.
  • The Tomorrowland Speedway at Magic Kingdom is back open after a long renovation period.
  • The Filthy Rich jewelry kiosk at Disney Springs will officially close on June 2.
  • Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure opens on June 13 at Universal Orlando Resort. The newest addition to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter will be located in Hogsmeade at Islands of Adventure.

Special Events

  • The runDisney Virtual Series is open all summer long, from June 1 – August 31 with new races each month.
  • It’s Bourbon Fest all month long at Disney Springs’ House of Blues. There will be several bourbon-inspired events taking place throughout the month starting June 1!
  • Registration for the Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon opens on June 4. The upcoming marathon weekend will take place from February 20, 2020 – February 23, 2020.
  • Summer Nights Continues at Busch Gardens Tampa through August 10.
  • Awesome Mix Live! returns to Epcot‘s America Gardens Theater on June 14. The Guardians of the Galaxy concert series runs through August 18.
  • Party with Toy Story pals on H2O Glow Nights at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon on select evenings through August 24.
  • Electric Ocean continues on select nights at SeaWorld Orlando until September 1.
  • Celebrate the Lion King with a special edition of Tree of Life: Awakenings at Disney’s Animal Kingdom nightly until September 30.

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