Your Guide to Ringing in the New Year at Walt Disney World
Planning on ringing in the New Year at Walt Disney World? Then, you are in luck! There is tons of excitement going on in each of the four parks so whatever one you decide to visit to welcome in 2020, a magical time is guaranteed!
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
For the first time ever, Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World will stay open until midnight on New Year’s Eve. That means Guests will have more time to enjoy popular attractions and take in all of the new holiday entertainment and decor. There will be DJs on hand across the park beginning at 6:15 pm, including in Discovery Island, Asia, and DinoLand USA, to pump of the party. Each DJ station will offer special celebratory moments as midnight approaches or make sure to experience “Tree of Life – Awaken the New Year” on Discovery Island.
Epcot in Walt Disney World will be kicking of their New Years celebrations at 7 pm and the party will continue to 1 am. Activities include DJ dance parties around the Park, a “Silent Groove” party in Future World and two showings of “Epcot, Forever” at 6:30 pm and right before the clock strikes midnight at 11:40 pm. The second performance will include a countdown and pyrotechnic salute to the New Year.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
The New Year festivities in Disney’s Hollywood Studios start at 7 pm with a high-energy DJ dance party at Center Stage. The party continues all the way to midnight with a fireworks celebration to celebrate the official start of 2020. Guests are also invited to enjoy the all-new “Wonderful World of Animation” at 6:05 pm as well as “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” at 6:30 pm and “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” just after midnight.
The New Years celebrations at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World actually begin tonight, Monday, December 30, with a special New Year’s Eve eve presentation of “Fantasy in the Sky” fireworks at 11:50 pm. In addition, the show will be presented at 6:30 pm on Monday and Tuesday nights for those families looking to wrap up the magic a little earlier. Whether it’s New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Eve to choose to toast to 2020 in the Magic Kingdom, DJ parties will be offered in Frontierland and Tomorroland!
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