Top 5 Things to Know When Visiting Disney World during the holidays


While Walt Disney World is always a magical place, around the holiday season, the parks and resorts also get a dose of holiday magic too! If you are planning to visit during this festive time of year, there are a few things you need to know.Check out this Top 5 list to find out what you need to know for a holiday Disney vacation!5. Holiday Meals-If you are at Walt Disney World on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, or Christmas Day, Disney Resort food courts and certain restaurants through Walt … [Read more...]

Disney World at Christmas – The Low Down


Are you thinking of heading to Walt Disney World to celebrate the Christmas holiday? I HIGHLY recommend it – as it doesn’t get much more magical than Disney at Christmas! As with every time of year, there are pros and cons to traveling to WDW during this holiday season – but as long as you do a bit of planning and preparing, you will definitely be glad you made the decision to spend Christmas with the Mouse! Ok, so let’s get down to it – what Disney World is REALLY like at Christmas time:The … [Read more...]

Osborne Lights Are A Must When Visiting WDW At Christmas-time


It’s never too early to start planning your next Walt Disney World vacation, and Disney at Christmastime is something you definitely have to see at least once in your lifetime. The decorations, the music, the food – its all amazing. One thing that is a 100% must see for a WDW Christmas vacation is the Osborne Family Spectacle Of Dancing LightsIf you are strolling through the Streets Of America during the daytime from mid-November to early January when the Lights are setup, it may not … [Read more...]

Top 10 Ways Walt Disney World Has Spoiled Me


Walt Disney World is an escape from reality, my own personal Neverland if you will; and ever since my first visit, the real world and other vacations I have taken have failed to measure up! To put it simply, Walt Disney World has spoiled me! How? Read for yourself my top 10 ways and maybe you will find that you've been spoiled too!10. Permission to Behave Like My Kids-Disney World has taught me that skipping, screaming, pointing, and wearing Mouse Ears is perfectly acceptable no matter age … [Read more...]

Video Tour of Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights with New Glow Ears


We were so excited when Disney brought the Glow Ears from Disneyland to the Walt Disney World Resort.  Then when we heard they would dance to the Christmas music during the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights, I was thrilled!  I had to be one of the first people to test this out!  I grabbed my family and our Glow Ears and headed off to see my favorite part of Christmas at Disney World,  the Christmas lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios.There are certainly a lot of Christmas lights at … [Read more...]

Tips For The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights in Hollywood Studios


From November 8th - January 5th, the Streets Of America at Disney's Hollywood Studios will come alive with millions of glittering Christmas lights as part of The Osborne Family Spectacle Of Dancing Lights. This, in my opinion, is the highlight of visiting Walt Disney World at Christmastime! Here's what you need to know to make the most of your visit to this brilliant Christmas light show:The lights will turn on each night at dusk (usually around 6 p.m.). If you arrive early, you might be … [Read more...]

Glow With the Show Debuts Tonight at Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights in Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights debuted at Hollywood Studios in 1995, and has since grown to feature more than 5 million lights, animated holiday displays, music and so much more! Glow With The Show ears, which debuted at the park’s nightly performances of “Fantasmic!” earlier this fall, will enhance this holiday offering beginning tonight. Ear hats can be purchased at merchandise locations throughout the park, or you can bring ear hats previously purchased at other Disney Parks to … [Read more...]

Florida residents save up to 35% at select Disney World hotels


The Walt Disney World Resort has just released a great new discount for Florida residents! Florida residents have yet another reason to not only play, but also to stay at the Walt Disney World Resort this fall. Florida residents save up to 35% at select Disney World hotels.There are great events happening at the Walt Disney World Resort over the next few months including Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, Mickey's Very Merry Christmas … [Read more...]

Holidays at Walt Disney World Resort and Disney Cruise Line


Disney elves blend yuletide traditions and Christmas cheer to create a wintry wonderland ready for the holidays at Walt Disney World Resort and Disney Cruise Line as early as November 8. Magic Kingdom Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party will have 19 magical nights between November 8 and December 20. For a quarter century, Walt Disney World Resort guests have been mesmerized by this event, a festive tradition immersing families in the holiday spirit.Dates for 2013: Nov. 8, 11, 14, 15, 17, … [Read more...]

Spending Christmas Day at Walt Disney World


Spending Christmas Day at Walt Disney World?  For many this is a once in a lifetime trip, for others a family tradition.  Either way, if you find yourself at Disney World at Christmas, here are a few tips for events and dining.The Magic Kingdom is definitely the place to be on Christmas.  Prior to the holidays you can enjoy Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party.  However on Christmas Day, the park is one big party.  Be forewarned, the crowd level at this park on Christmas Eve and Day is the … [Read more...]