Disney’s Animal Kingdom is closing early on June 9

    Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be closing early on June 9, 2022 for an after-hours park event for the Special Olympics USA Games.

    The park’s hours for June 9 are 7:30am to 6pm, with Early Entry for Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests beginning at 7am. The park will then close at 6pm for guests with the private event then taking place from 6pm to 10pm.

    Walt Disney World Resort is hosting the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games, which has been taking place at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

    Walt Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex includes 230 acres of state-of-the-art athletic facilities that offer Disney the ability to host over 60 sports for thousands of athletes of all ages and abilities.