June at Disney World is when the summer crowds really start to kick in and the temperatures are officially HOT.

Some tips for traveling in June:

  • Traveling to Disney World during a busier time means you have to be extra diligent about having a good touring plan. As long as you're zigging while other people zag, you'll do fine.
  • Weather in June at Disney World is hot. Consider taking mid-day breaks from the sun and crowds during your trip.

Sign up to get June alerts:    
(Example alerts: "park hours just released," "event tickets just went on sale")

Explanation of park recommendations and abbreviations below
In general, I recommend avoiding parks with Extra Magic Hours because they tend to be the busiest parks that day. Animal Kingdom is an exception because it's usually not too bad, even on EMH days.

Magic Kingdom usually sees a surge on Saturdays, so other parks are usually a better choice.

MK = Magic Kingdom, EP = Epcot, HS = Hollywood Studios, AK = Animal Kingdom,
TL = Typhoon Lagoon, BB = Blizzard Beach, EMH = Extra Magic Hour
 

What the dates in each day of the calendar mean
(click the + sign beside each date to add it to your calendar):
When guests can start making Advanced Dining Reservations
When onsite guests can start making FastPass+ reservations
When offsite guests can start making FastPass+ reservations
Park colors:
Suggested park
Moderately suggested park
Park not suggested

Park hours for people visiting in June at Disney World usually come out in mid-November.

Trip planning checklist

November or earlier: book your hotel, make your daily plans and choose dining options

December or early January: 180 days before your trip begins, make dining reservations (website is available at 6 a.m. eastern, phone lines are open at 7 a.m. Eastern). Use the dates on the calendar to show you when to do that.

February - April: book flights (tips on finding best flights)

April: if you're staying onsite, you can start making FastPass+ reservations 60 days before your trip begins. Use dates on the calendar to see when you can start making FP+ reservations online beginning at 7 a.m. eastern time. You can also check in online for your resort room if you'd like.

May or earlier: set up Magical Express, purchase Memory Maker and order groceries

June: pack (packing list to help you) and go to Disney World!

July: finalize PhotoPass pics and order within 45 days after your trip

  Related articles

  Recent Updates

06/12/2017 - Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival refurbishment added for June 12th-18th

05/06/2017 - 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28 - Magic Kingdom staying open later

04/20/2017 - 1st-3rd - Magic Kingdom staying open later & for the entire month Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular added at 9:30pm at Hollywood Studios

04/07/2017 - Hollywood Studios hours extended from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm for the entire month.

03/27/2017 - New summer promotion added

03/26/2017 - Portobelllo restaurant and Mission: SPACE refurbishments added

03/24/2017 - AK now open 8 am - 11 pm every day with PM EMH added for Pandora attractions

02/22/2017 - Caribbean Beach and Coronado Springs expansion and construction notes added

02/20/2017 - Park hours updated

02/09/2017 - AK - Rivers of Light added and park hours updated

02/06/2017 - Roaring Fork & Trout Pass Pool Bar refurbishments added

11/21/2016 - June park hours published

10/04/2016 - Hall of Presidents refurbishment added

08/29/2016 - Yacht Club room refurbishment added

  Refurbishment Details

October 26, 2015 - December 31, 2017 - Wilderness Lodge Construction, Hidden Springs leisure pool, resort beach, playground, fire pit, nature trail, boat and bike rentals, and spa treatments will be unavailable. The main feature pool will remain open. (Resort)

October 26, 2015 - December 31, 2017 - Wilderness Lodge Villa Construction, Hidden Springs leisure pool, resort beach, playground, fire pit, nature trail, boat and bike rentals, and spa treatments will be unavailable. The main feature pool will remain open. (Resort)

January 3, 2016 - December 31, 2017 - Cub\'s Den refurbishment, Re-opening date unknown at this time. Guests are invited to use Lilo’s Playhouse (Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort), the Sandcastle Club (Disney’s Beach Club Resort), or Simba’s Cubhouse (Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge) during the refurbishment. (Resort)

October 29, 2016 - June 23, 2017 - Yacht Club room refurbishments, (Resort)

November 1, 2016 - September 6, 2017 - Hocus Pocus castle show - Only available in the Fall during Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party (separate ticket required). Not available, (Attraction)

November 1, 2016 - September 6, 2017 - Boo-to-You Parade - Only available in the Fall during Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party (separate ticket required). Not available, (Attraction)

November 1, 2016 - September 6, 2017 - HalloWishes - Only available in the Fall during Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party (separate ticket required). Not available, (Attraction)

December 31, 2016 - December 31, 2017 - Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! (seasonal show), (Attraction)

January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017 - Santa Claus and Goofy Santa (seasonal), (Attraction)

January 9, 2017 - November 1, 2017 - Holiday Wishes fireworks - Only available during Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party until the last party, then it is available daily. Not available, (Attraction)

January 9, 2017 - November 1, 2017 - Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade - Only available during Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party until the last party, then it is available daily. Not available, (Attraction)

January 9, 2017 - November 2, 2017 - Frozen Holiday Wish - Only available during Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party until the last party, then it is available daily. Not available, (Attraction)

January 17, 2017 - December 31, 2017 - Hall of Presidents refurb, (Attraction)

February 13, 2017 - July 31, 2017 - Roaring Fork refurbishment, (Dining)

February 13, 2017 - July 31, 2017 - Roaring Fork refurbishment, (Dining)

February 13, 2017 - July 31, 2017 - Roaring Fork refurbishment, (Dining)

February 22, 2017 - January 31, 2018 - Caribbean Beach - construction refurbishment, In addition to extensive construction throughout the resort, Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, Banana Cabana Pool Bar, and Calypso Trading Post at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort will all be closed starting May 1st, 2017 (Resort)

March 3, 2017 - July 16, 2017 - Copper Creek Villas & Cabins opening July 2017, (Resort)

April 23, 2017 - October 31, 2017 - Portobelllo refurbishment, (Dining)

April 23, 2017 - October 31, 2017 - Portobelllo refurbishment, (Dining)

May 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018 - Old Port Royale construction and refurbishment, (Dining)

May 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017 - Banana Cabana construction and refurbishment, (Dining)

May 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018 - Old Port Royale construction and refurbishment, (Dining)

May 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018 - Old Port Royale construction and refurbishment, (Dining)

May 12, 2017 - December 31, 2017 - Wishes final performance - May 11th, 2017, (Attraction)

June 1, 2017 - June 18, 2017 - Narcoossee's exterior refurbishment (may impact views), (Dining)

June 1, 2017 - June 18, 2017 - Narcoossee's exterior refurbishment (may impact views), (Dining)

June 5, 2017 - July 31, 2017 - Mission: SPACE refurbishment, (Attraction)

June 12, 2017 - June 15, 2017 - Cruz Ramierez beginning June 16th, 2017, (Attraction)

June 12, 2017 - June 18, 2017 - Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival refurbishment, (Attraction)

June 26, 2017 - July 31, 2018 - Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill - Opening in 2018, (Dining)

June 26, 2017 - July 31, 2018 - Jaleo - Opening in 2018, (Dining)

June 26, 2017 - December 31, 2017 - The Edison - opening late 2017, (Dining)

  Available Discounts

May 28, 2017 - August 31, 2017 - Summer Expedition - Up to 25% off room rates

See the chart of past discounts for previous promotion dates.

  Special Events

We will update this soon.

  Crowds

June 1 - 9
crowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdrating
June 10 - 30
crowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdratingcrowdrating
Animal Kingdom Epcot Hollywood Studios Magic Kingdom
The pros and cons of all Animal Kingdom restaurants
Rivers of Light viewing advice
Pros and cons of every Hollywood Studios restaurant
Planning Process Overview Step 1: Pick a Date Step 2: Lodging Step 3: Make a daily plan Step 4: Dining Step 5: Park Touring Step 6: Extra Magic
How to tour Disney World resorts (even if you’re not staying there)
A review of Shades of Green Resort
How to snag hard-to-get dining reservations at Disney World
Babies and toddlers Characters General Reference Group travel Luxury Saving Money Special needs Technology Transportation
WDW Prep Infographic Download Center
Time-saving shortcut paths at Disney World
The best nighttime show and fireworks viewing spots at Disney World