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

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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

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 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?

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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!

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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

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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...]


Tickets On Sale for Mickey’s Not So Scary and Very Merry Christmas Party Events

Those of you who are already busy planning fall/winter vacations don't forget to order your tickets for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Parties.Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed special event held on select dates in Magic Kingdom theme park. Purchase of an additional event admission ticket is required to attend Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party.During Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, Guests of all ages are … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Christmas in the Magic Kingdom

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This is the first of several articles I will be writing this month about Christmas in Disney.  I experienced the most Magical of times at Walt Disney World in December of 2010.  We stayed the week before, including Christmas Day.  The Christmas in July articles will feature some stories and tips to help you plan your holiday visit.  Why now?  Because now is when you need to begin planning your holiday trip, if you haven't been already dreaming of it for years.The Holidays at Magic … [Read more...]


Tickets On Sale for Not-So-Scary, Very Merry Christmas Party Events at Walt Disney World Resort

Those of you who are already busy planning fall vacations will be happy to hear that tickets are now on sale for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Parties.Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed special event held on select evenings at Magic Kingdom Park. Purchase of an additional admission ticket is required to attend, and plenty of fun is in store, including trick-or-treating, performances of Mickey’s Boo-to-You Parade and Happy … [Read more...]


Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Schedule and Details

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is a special event held each winter on select nights at Magic Kingdom theme park. Purchase of an additional event admission ticket is required to attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party. This festive celebration is filled with live entertainment, spectacular fireworks and an oh-so-jolly holiday parade.Celebrate the magic of the season in the holiday wonderland of Magic Kingdom theme park. Gather with loved ones for a festive sight- and sound-filled … [Read more...]


I Survived the Holidays at Disney World

Some of you cringe when you hear holidays and Disney in the same sentence, but I can’t imagine a more magical place to spend the Christmas season.  With the right mind set and a little (ok, a lot) of planning, you can make merry memories you want and not turn into a Scrooge.First and foremost, keep a positive attitude.  You are going to be around A LOT of people!  Thousands of them all trying to see and do the same things as you.  Prepare yourself.  Use your manners, be polite, don’t lose … [Read more...]