UPDATE: The opening of this extension has been delayed a day and is now slated to open on July 11.
Walt Disney World is opening a new extension behind Magic Kingdom on Thursday, July 11. This roadway extension will help with the flow of traffic around the resort for both Cast Members and Florida residents.
- A new four-lane roadway extension of Floridian Place will open on the morning of Thursday, July 11.
- Located to the Northwest of Magic Kingdom, this extension connects at Reams Road and Floridian Way, near the Reedy Creek fire station.
- The new route will help with traffic flow and provide quicker access behind and around Magic Kingdom Park for Cast Members and local residents.
- At night, during the fireworks, several roads are closed to drivers for safety reasons. This extension will provide an alternate route that remains open during Magic Kingdom’s nightly spectacular.