Check Out These “Can’t Miss” WDW Christmas Events At The Parks


Thanksgiving is over, December is here - It’s now officially that most magical time of year – Christmas time! If you’re looking to experience some festive sights while at Walt Disney World this holiday season, then I suggest you head to these Can’t Miss Christmas Events At The WDW Parks:Epcot Head over to the American Gardens Theater for the Nightly Candlelight Processional – where the sounds of a full orchestra and choir will accompany the telling of the Christmas story (by celebrity … [Read more...]

Celebrating Christmas with Mickey and the Gang at Disney World


 Celebrating Christmas at Disney is a very special treat, indeed!  You can't help but get into the Christmas spirit when you visit the parks and resorts.  The decorations are beyond compare, the food and treats...spectacular, the parades are magical, and the best part?  Seeing it all with the ones you love.Here are some of my favorite things when visiting Disney around the holidays.:Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party - this is a separately ticketed event at the Magic … [Read more...]

Is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Worth the Cost?


As the Christmas Season approaches (yes, it's almost 3 months away!), many Disney vacationers are in a dilemma.  Should they pay the extra money to attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, otherwise known as MVMCP?  I vote YES, but will give you the details and some tips to make your own decision.What to Expect:MVMCP begins November 9, 2012 to December 21, 2012 (note, not during Christmas Week).  It runs select evenings only. Ticket prices vary from $53.95 to $62.95 (ages 3-9), … [Read more...]

It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like… Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party!


We are just about half way through September and I don't know about you, but for me, time is literally flying!  Before you know it we'll be putting out pumpkins, carving them, cooking them up in pies and trading them in for tinsel and trees.  Yep, Christmas is officially on its way!  With all these feelings of yuletide bliss, perhaps you've stepped into the planning phase of a "Disney at Christmas" trip.  Today I am sharing with you top tips for  those of you planning on partaking in the … [Read more...]

Dealing with Grief – The Christmas We Escaped to Disney World

Cinderella's Castle

After finishing several articles featuring Disney Holiday Planning, I got to thinking about our own Christmas Trip in 2010.  We stayed the week before Christmas and left the day after.  This was my families first time to Disney during the holidays, in fact the first time we had travelled somewhere during Christmas Day.  But for us it was an escape from the real world.  We just couldn't face a "normal" Christmas after the year we had.  The trip was bittersweet but I would like to share it with … [Read more...]