Blizzard Beach EXTENDS Refurbishment Dates at Disney World

in Blizzard Beach, Walt Disney World

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Blizzard Beach Water Park at Walt Disney World had previously announced it would be closed for an extended refurbishment last September. The initial refurbishment was set to end on January 13, 2020, but according to the official Walt Disney World website, the refurbishment is now extended.

The Blizzard Beach refurbishment is now set to end on January 18, with the water park reopening to Disney guests on January 19.

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The official Disney statement reads:

As part of our continuing efforts to exceed the expectations of our Guests, Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park is currently closed for enhancements. Please check back here for updates and information about when it will reopen. During this time, please visit Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park.

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Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach close every year during the winter months for refurbishment during low peak season, however, Disney said that this refurbishment will include “additional refurbishment work and enhancements” on top of the normal refurb work.

More About Blizzard Beach

Blizzard Beach is home to many iconic Disney attractions including Tike’s Peak, Runoff Rapids, and of course, Summit Plummet, the tallest, fastest freefall body slide around!

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And if you need a break from the frosty fun, be sure to stop by one of the many food and beverage offerings to fuel up and refresh before going back out and playing in the park.

Frostbite Freddy’s offers a variety of snacks and treats from loaded nachos to an icy orange swirl, even alcoholic beverages are served for those over 21 years of age.

Disney guests can also check out Lottawatta Lodge, which offers flatbreads, specialty burgers, chicken rice bowls, chef salads and more!

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Need Help Planning Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation?

Do you want to visit Blizzard Beach at Walt Disney World on your next family vacation? If you need help planning then don’t hesitate to reach out to our trusty friends at the Authorized Disney Vacation Planners at Academy Travel for a free quote!

Are you upset to see Blizzard Beach extend its refurbishment? Does that interfere with any of your plans? Let us know in the comments.

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