Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss

If you love to attend any Disney parks, you may already know that there are some events that take place annually and it’s a lot of fun for guests who return again and again to attend their favourite events. Wether you live close to a Disney park, or just have the opportunity to travel there, consider some of these yearly events! If you’re attending for the first time, you may want to choose when you go based on the events that your family wants to see the most.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party-Illuminitated Cinderella Castle

Here are some annual events at Disney parks:

Christmas around Disney

Disney goes all out for Christmas at all of its parks, so this is a great time of year to visit. Magic Kingdom has Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party complete with fireworks and parades. There’s Disney’s Yuletide Fantasy at WDW. The Festival of the Holidays At Epcot combines the best of what we love about Epcot Festivals and the joyful spirit of Christmas celebration. The Disney Festival of Holidays is held at Disney California Adventure Park.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Epcot® International-Festival of the Arts

Epcot® International Festival of the Arts

The Epcot International Festival of the Arts is a Celebration of Art, Entertainment, and Food that runs from mid January to the third week of February.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The Epcot Flower and Garden Festival is an annual event abloom with brilliant gardens, fresh flavours, rockin’ entertainment, and more! It occurs every year from March to June!

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival showcases the world’s finest food, wine, and entertainment every year around late August to mid November.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
The Pirates League is the newest buccaneer adventure in the Magic Kingdom. Photo credit: Disney-Kent Phillips, photographer)

The Pirates League

Magic Kingdom lets you join Captain Jack Sparrow and his crew for some pirate fun! Check in for a pirate transformation that can include a hairstyle, facial effect, and other special treasures. It usually happens year round!

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Me as Snow White and my Daughter as Princess Leia at the Mickey’s Not-so-Scary Halloween Party

Halloween Happenings

Varies based on the location, but usually from mid August to November 1st. There’s the Oogie Boogie Bash – A Disney Halloween Party at Disneyland, and at Disney World, the Mickey’s Not-so-Scary Halloween Party.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss

Spring Training

ESPN Wide World of Sports has annual Spring Training events for High Schools and Colleges.

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss
101 Dalmatians themed runners at Walt Disney World 5K- Photo credit: Disney-David Roark, photographer)

Run Disney

The Walt Disney World Marathon is an annual marathon and weekend race series held every January in Orlando. The WDW Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend is held each November.

These are some of the most popular annual events happening at WDW and Disneyland parks. If you have the chance to attend during one of these events, you really don’t want to miss them! It’s an experience you and your family will always remember!

Lyne is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. It has always been her dream to create a website dedicated just for Moms since her children were young. Thus, after 10 years, she finally accomplished it, and the Ottawa Mommy Club was born in May 2011. She loves all things Disney and is an avid chocoholic. She was also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto.She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. 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. All seem like a lot of fun, I think I would like the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival and the The Pirates League the best.


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