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Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101

Sometimes it’s hard to know what is happening at Disney World during the busy Holiday season. There is always so much going on, you may not even know where to go to enjoy the holiday season. Here is a small breakdown of Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101!

Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101

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Magic Kingdom Cinderella Castle during the Holidays.

Here are 3 things that are happening at each park that you should know about!

1. Magic Kingdom Park

There is no doubt that Magic Kingdom Park is one of the busiest parks in Disney World. If you are going to enjoy Magic Kingdom Park, during the holidays here are some things you should know.

  • #1. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party: This is very popular and you will want to get your tickets ASAP! This starts November 8th, so don’t delay!
  • #2. Each night that there is a Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, guests get to see some really magic happen. Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade, A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas, and Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration stage show all happen on the nights that Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas party is happening!
  • #3. Meet Characters – Just like any other time at Disney World, you get to meet characters, but when it’s the holiday season, they will be sporting a little extra flair.
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2. Epcot

What is so unique about Epcot is the fact that people get to experience different cultures. The 11 World Showcases will do a little bit of changing for the Holiday season too. When you attend Epcot this year for the Holiday season, you will be able to see the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays and how the 11 World Showcases change! All the fun Starts November 18!

  • #1. Chip & Dale: Make sure you take a moment to check out Chip & Dale’s Christmas Tree Spree.
  • #2. Candlelight Processional: November 22 through December 30th, you can take part in the Candlelight Processional. You can catch this performance running 3 times each night throughout the dates listed. You don’t want to miss this amazing performance.
  • #3. Firework Display: Epcot gets it right with their fireworks! Don’t miss out on the holiday finale happening!
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Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101

3. Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Starting on November 8th, guests are up for a real treat when they visit Disney’s Animal Kingdom. This Disney World Park will be including Diwali. This is an Indian tradition also known as the holiday Festival of Light.

4. Disney Springs

Raise your hand if you can’t get enough of Disney Springs. Well, this magical place will allow you to participate in several holiday festivities. This fun will be happening Nov. 8-Jan. 5.

  • #1. Check out the Christmas Tree Trail: This trail has a ton of Christmas Trees, dedicated to different characters. Who knows, you might just find a Mickey Mouse tree hiding in there.
  • #2. Stitch’s Holiday Gift Hunt: This allows guests to participate in a hunt to see where Experiment 626 is.
  • #3. Stop by and see Santa at Santa’s Chalet! Make sure you see Santa Goofy later on in the season too, he’s so much fun!
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My family at Hollywood Studios during the Holidays!

5. Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The place where they make all kinds of magic come to life is Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This is the place to explore when the holiday season hits. Make sure you stop by to see these festivities Nov. 8-Jan.6.

  • #1. Toy Story Land: You’ll want to see all of the holiday festivities happening here.
  • #2. Jingle Bell, Jingle Bam: This is a special fireworks display to help us all bring in the holiday season.
  • #3. Meet Santa: You have to take the time to meet Santa at Once Upon a Time shop Nov.10-Dec. 24. If you stop in on December 25th, take the time to see Santa Goofy.
Lyne Proulx
Lyne Proulxhttps://ottawamommyclub.ca/
Lyne Proulx is a Certified WEBB Bodywork Pet Practitioner, Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. She loves all things Disney and is an avid teaholic and chocoholic. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. I’m sure many families plan to visit disney world this holiday season. It will be wise to be strategic when visiting in such a crowded travel season

  2. So great that Diwali will be celebrated at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Kinda mind blowing actually. Good for Disney for diversifying!

  3. Such a great and amazing place, where all your dreams come true, I have never been and probably never will but I love looking at all the pictures they show!


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