UPDATED 4pm - Magic Kingdom reopens to all guests after closing earlier due to reaching capacity

Dec 29, 2015 in "Magic Kingdom"


The Magic Kingdom has reopened to all guests after the earlier capacity closing.

UPDATE 11:45am

As of 11:45am, the Magic Kingdom has closed to some guests due to reaching capacity at level Phase A.

This means that guests with single day Magic Kingdom tickets are not being admitted at this time.

All other parks are currently operating as normal.

Those guests being denied entry to the Magic Kingdom are being given a coupon for free parking at one of the other parks, along with free quick service dining at one of the other three parks for up to 6 guests.

Read more about the various levels of phase closing.

Phase A Closing

No admission of guests with one day tickets, and no admission of guests even with FastPass+ reservations unless they have one of the following:

  • WDW Resort Guests, including The Four Seasons Resort, Swan, Dolphin or Shades of Green, Hotel Plaza Boulevard hotels arriving by bus (Best Western Lake Buena Vista Resort Hotel, The Buena Vista Palace, DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel, B Resort, Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort, Hilton), Golden Oak residents and guests.
  • WDW Premier Passport, Annual & Premium Passholders
  • Guests with Park Hopper tickets re-entering or crossing over from another WDW Theme Park
  • Guests with Memory Maker
  • Guests with dining reservations
  • Magic Kingdom Guests with reservations for Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, Harmony Barber Shop or The Pirates League.
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Article Posted: Dec 29, 2015 / 11:52am EST