It’s Christmas In July! Plan Your Holiday Getaway to Disney World With These 8 Must-Dos
If you’ve dreamed about treating your loved ones to a destination Christmas at the “Happiest Place on Earth” there is no time like the present. With a range of awesome Fall Discount promotions hitting yesterday it is officially Christmas in July! And for those considering a December Walt Disney World getaway, we thought we’d give you a jumpstart on the planning process with 8 Holiday Must-dos!
Mickey’s Verry Merry Christmas Party
One of the most beloved Disney events of the calendar year, Mickey’s Verry Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom begins on November 8th and runs through December 22, 2019 on select evenings. This incredible evening celebration is jam-packed with Christmas cheer. Guests can enjoy little to no wait times for your favorite Disney attractions, seasonal eats and treats, exclusive meet and greets, shows, parades, fireworks and more! And if that isn’t enough, they make it snow on Main Street! Tickets start at $99 and can be purchased here or by contacting your Disney travel agent!
Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Show
During this year’s Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party guests are in for a very special treat as the Magic Kingdom will be debuting a brand new evening fireworks extravaganza. Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks show will feature some of your favorite seasonal songs such as “Joy to the World,” “Deck the Halls” and even “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.” You can make new memories with your family and reminisce about holidays past will enjoy this festive holiday event hosted by Minnie Mouse.
Epcot International Festival of the Holidays
The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays is another Christmas tradition that you won’t want to miss. During the Christmas season, all 11 of the World Showcase nations proudly display their country’s magical decorations and serve up delectable food in their Holiday Kitchens. Guests will also enjoy live musical performances with costumed performers that will bring these incredible Yuletide traditions to life.
This is another joyous Epcot event that you won’t want to miss. Held at the American Gardens Theatre in the World Showcase, this retelling of the first Christmas story features celebrity narrators (including Neil Patrick Harris and Whoopi Goldberg.) The Processional also features a full orchestra and a massive choir helping to bring this wondrous tale to life. The shows are general seating but you can secure a guaranteed spot by booking one of the ever-popular Candlelight Processional dining packages. You can find out more here.
Christmas at the Animal Kingdom
This year Animal Kingdom will be getting in on the Christmas spirit with brand-new holiday entertainment and decorations. Form Discovery Island to Pandora – The World of Avatar you’ll absolutely delightful in these vibrant, creative holiday touches including magnificent lights that will transform every land in the park!
Holiday Hoopla Dance Party
At Dinoland U.S.A all of the characters that regularly gather for Donald’s Dino-Bash will get into the holiday spirit with colorful holiday decorations in the style of Donald Duck and each of his pals. At night guests can gather round Truck-O-Saurus for the Holiday Hoopla Dance Party featuring Chip ‘n Dale and plenty of interactive fun and games.
Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!
Also don’t forget the popular “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” that is returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios November 8, 2019. The holiday spectacular will run through January 5, 2020. Be prepared to be dazzled with incredible music, special effects, pyrotechnics and projections in a Holiday Spectacular that is simply not-to-be-missed. It makes the perfect end to your holiday visit check out Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
Bag Yourself a Holiday Bargain
Everyone loves a bit of discount holiday shopping and this year that even extends to Disney. Here at MickeyBlog, we announced the exciting news that Disney has released its first round of Late 2019 discounts which include a FREE Dining Promotion as well as room discounts for many of Disney’s incredible onsite resorts. For more information on how you can save when visiting Disney during Christmas check out this article.
We hope we’ve filled you with some Christmas in July-style holiday inspiration. Readers are encouraged to keep following along with MickeyBlog for more tips, tricks, and planning advice
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