Disney World Events

Night of Joy

September 8-9, 2017


Night of Joy Walt Disney World Disney’s Night of Joy features contemporary Christian performers. The star-studded lineup is always outstanding and features a host of Dove Award and Grammy Award winning artists.

This event takes place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Concerts will be held in one of two indoor and outdoor venues within the Complex.


2017 Night of Joy Entertainers

*Please note: Performance times and specific locations will be announced as the event gets closer.

Friday, September 8, 2017


  • TobyMac
  • MercyMe
  • Natalie Grant
  • Danny Gokey
  • Matt Maher
  • Colton Dixon
  • Rend Collective
  • Zach Williams


Saturday, September 9, 2017

  • Amy Grant
  • Steve Curtis Chapman
  • Kirk Franklin
  • Jordan Feliz
  • Dave Crowder
  • Jeremy Camp
  • Tye Tribbett

MercyMe Night of Joy Magic Kingdom MercyMe

*All entertainment and appearances are subject to change without notice.


2017 Ticket Prices

Please note: Disney’s Night of Joy requires a separate ticket for admission.

Prices are the same for children and adults:

Tickets can be purchased through:
There also will be premium seating packages available for an extra charge; and groups of 10 or more will be able to get discounted tickets, as with past events.

Tickets are on sale now!

**Add-on Theme Park Ticket Option is good for use any one day September 8-30, 2017 at any one of the four Walt Disney World Theme Parks

*2-Night Concert plus 1-day add-on Theme Park Advanced ticket will also include (1) admission to your choice of Disney’s Blizzard Beach or Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon for one use September 8-30, 2017. Individuals must purchase by August 8, 2017 to receive water park ticket. Groups must purchase by August 25, 2017 to receive water park ticket.




Walt Disney World Resort guests attending Night of Joy can get transportation to ESPN Wide World of Sports from the four theme parks, Disney Contemporary Resort, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, and Disney's Pop Century Resort from 4:30-7:00pm.  During the event and afterwards, guests can use Disney transportation from the ESPN Complex to all Walt Disney World Resort hotels.


2016 Activities


At “Fields of Joy,” guests can play a game of 4v4 soccer, test their pitching speed, make free throws, and try out some other sports challenges.


A variety of food trucks will be on hand for guests to choose from throughout the night.


There will also be Christian comedians entertaining the crowd at Jostens Center in an event called FanFest. This area will feature an interactive area with video games, 60 second challenges, and Imagination Playground. There will also be oversized versions of games like foosball, chess, and Connect Four.


Also available in the Jostens Center will be exclusive merchandise from the night’s musicians.


Mickey and Minnie will be hosting meet and greets from 5:00-11:00pm each night.


On Saturday night of the event, some guests at FanFest will get the chance to have a Q&A session with some of the weekend’s musicians. There may be photo sessions available as well.