Disney announced tonight that all of their Walt Disney World Resort hotels will close at 5:00 PM on Friday, March 20th, due to concerns over COVID-19.
In addition, all Disney owned-and-operated locations at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District and Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs will close on March 17th (this includes the NBA Experience at Disney Springs). Individual tenants will be allowed to make decisions on whether to continue or adjust operations.
Also on March 17th, all Disney Stores around the world will close. Guests are encouraged to shop on shopDisney.com
Finally, Disney’s Vero Beach Resort will also close on March 20th.
This news means that only two Disney Resorts will be operating globally, Aulani and Disney’s Hilton Head Resort