Disney World’s ‘Tron’ Roller Coaster to Open Spring 2023

Disney World's 'Tron' Roller Coaster to Open Spring 2023

Disney has finally announced a launch date for Tron Lightcycle Run: spring 2023. The roller coaster, being built in Tomorrowland at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom park in Florida, is themed after the cult classic movie Tron.

“We’re busy testing Tron Lightcycle Run,” Disney Parks chair Josh D’Amaro said Sunday at Disney’s D23 Expo in Anaheim.

“It’s really close to being ready for showtime,” D’Amaro said, sharing a sneak peek of his test ride on the new roller coaster. The coaster is a new version of the Tron Lightcycle Power Run opened in 2016 at Shanghai Disneyland.

Other Disney World news announced during D23 included a new night time spectacular at Epcot, Figment meet and greets at Epcot and the hat box ghost coming to Magic Kingdom’s Haunted Mansion.

Also announced during the Disney Parks and Experiences Panel at D23 were the Avengers Campus multiverse expansion at Disneyland, details on the Princess and the Frog retheme of Splash Mountain, the name of the next Disney cruise ship, San Fransokyo at California Adventure and a potential villains, Coco and Encanto area at Magic Kingdom.

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