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Night of Joy

September 9 - 10, 2016


Night of Joy will be expanded in 2016 and will be hosted at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex instead of the Magic Kingdom.  Concerts will be held in both indoor and outdoor venues, allowing more guests to attend and the weather to not affect the event. 

Guests who purchase the 2-day ticket before August 9 will also receive one-day admission to either Blizzard Beach or Typhoon Lagoon from Sept. 6-12, 2016.

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 ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

2016 Night of Joy entertainers


Friday, September 9, 2016


  • Mercy Me
  • Casting Crowns
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Francesca Battistelli
  • Crowder
  • Matthew West
  • Stars Go Dim
  • Zealand Worship


Saturday, September 10, 2016

  • newsboys
  • for King & Country
  • Young & Free
  • Switchfoot
  • Red
  • Thousand Foot Krutch
  • Tim Timmons

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*Entertainment subject to change without notice


2016 Ticket Prices - on sale in mid-April


Prices are the same for children and adults:


If 2-day ticket is purchased before August 9, receive admission to either Blizzard Beach or Typhoon Lagoon from Sept. 6-12, 2016.

Tickets can be purchased through:




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.