Walt Disney World has announced that the popular Disney After Hours event is expanding to EPCOT this spring!
In case you’ve never heard of Disney After Hours, it’s a specially ticketed event that takes place after the theme park(s) close to the general public for the evening. The event gives ticketholders access to some of their favorite attractions. Your event ticket also allows you early entry into the theme park on the evening of the event.
One of the best parts about Disney After Hours is that the number of tickets sold for these events is limited, which translates into fewer guests in the park and lower wait times for some of your favorite attractions, such as Frozen Ever After, Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind and Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure at EPCOT.
As always with Disney After Hours, ice cream novelties, popcorn, and select beverages are all included in the cost of this ticketed event and are available at carts throughout the park.
In addition to EPCOT being added to Disney After Hours, it was also announced that Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park is set to reopen this spring, and along with that, H2O Glow After Hours is returning for dates (listed below) beginning May 20 going through September 2, 2023. The event is held from 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm and ticket holders can enter as early as 6:00 pm on event nights.
- May 20 and 27
- June 3, 10, 17 and 24
- July 1, 3, 8, 15, 22, 29 and 31
- August 5, 12, 19 and 26
- September 2
H2O Glow After Hours Prices
- Adult (ages 10 and up): $75 plus tax
- Child (ages 3 to 9): $70 plus tax
H2O Glow After Hours Discounts
Passholders and eligible Disney Vacation Club Members can purchase specially priced tickets:
- Passholder or Member – Adult (ages 10 and up): $59 plus tax
- Passholder or Member – Child (ages 3 to 9): $54 plus tax
These experiences are scheduled to kick off on May 20 at Typhoon Lagoon and June 1 at EPCOT. They join Magic Kingdom, running through March 27, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios, currently running with additional dates being added beginning May 3.
Available dates and pricing can be found in the My Disney Experience app or on the official Walt Disney World website.
Event tickets for EPCOT, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios can be purchased by all guests starting March 3, 2023, with prices ranging from $75 to $149 (plus tax). Guests of select Walt Disney World Resort hotels can begin purchasing Disney After Hours tickets for EPCOT and Typhoon Lagoon as early as February 28. The advance-purchase window is available to guests at Disney Resort hotels and Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels, as well as Shades of Green at Walt Disney World Resort.
Disney Vacation Club members and Walt Disney World Annual Passholders can also purchase specially priced tickets for select dates.
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