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Walt Disney World Refurbishment Update For July 2022

BoardWalk Bakery to undergo transformation into BoardWalk Deli

Disney recently shared that they were bringing new enhancements and dining options to Disney’s BoardWalk over the coming years. As part of this, exciting changes are underway to transform the BoardWalk Bakery into BoardWalk Deli, a Northeastern-style deli with a brand-new menu that will include fresh deli sandwiches, fresh baked breads and a selection of bakery items.

In preparation for BoardWalk Deli’s opening later this summer, the bakery will be unavailable beginning in late July, but during this time Guests can find similar offerings at the nearby Pizza Window, AbracadaBar and Bellevue Lounge.

Bridge between Contemporary and Bay Lake Tower closing for refurbishment

The bridge connecting Disney’s Contemporary Resort and Bay Lake Tower will be closed for refurbishment July 18-20.

The bridge will reopen from 6 a.m.-11 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19, but will be closed for the remaining duration of the refurbishment work.

Upcoming balcony refurbishments at Grand Floridian

Beginning July 18, the third-floor balconies in the main building of Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa will be closed for refurbishment.

Refurbishment work will take place during daytime hours – typically from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily – and is expected to be complete in mid-August.