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Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

APRIL 2024 Spring has sprung but spring break season is finally ending, so park crowds should be a bit more manageable before summer vacation season starts. Disney World runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend April 18 is the start of runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend. As with most runDisney events there will probably be some parking lot and… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

MARCH 2024 It’s a short list this month but it packs a punch. As we roll into March 2024 you can expect park crowds to increase as the month goes on. Two popular festivals – EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival and Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival kick off and schools start going… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

FEBRUARY 2024 There is no off-season in Disney World. February is definitely not the low-crowd sweet spot it used to be, but the Disney Parks are still in something of a post-holiday lull. Here’s a look at some of what’s happening in Disney Parks this month. Disney World EPCOT International Festival of the Arts Continues… Read more »

2024 Disney World Dates You Need To Know

2024 Disney World Dates You Need To Know

January 9, 2024: All-Day Park Hopper Access Returns No more waiting until 2:00 PM! Starting January 9, guests with park hopper tickets or an annual pass will be able to visit another park any time during the day. Disney Dining Plan Returns Guests will be able to choose from two options: packages that include either… Read more »

Disney ¡Viva Navidad! dancer, Candlelight Processional choir in EPCOT, Mickey and Minnie in Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration show

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

NOVEMBER 2023 Oh hey there November. Didn’t see you there. Ok yeah I was in a Halloween candy induced sugar coma and missed the first of the month post. Moving on. It’s November in Disney parks and that brings all of the official Holiday celebrations – including a brand new party in Disney World! Disney… Read more »

Moana, EPCOT Food and Wine Festival, Mickey in Halloween Costume at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

OCTOBER 2023 Boo to you and you’re welcome! Halloween festivities are in full gear in both parks and a certain wayfinder is opening a new attraction in EPCOT. Also, it’s still Hurricane season in Florida, so definitely get the travel insurance. Disney World Epcot International Food & Wine Festival The Epcot International Food & Wine… Read more »

Big Disney Parks News From Destination D23

Destination D23 kicked off this morning “A Celebration of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”. There were tons of updates and announcements about what’s coming to Disney Parks around the world over the next year and we’ve collected them all, right here! Starting with our own back yard… Disney World Magic Kingdom… Read more »

Brand new Disney Dining Discountws

NEW Disney Dining Discounts Announced

Disney has just dropped a new dining promo for the fall and winter travel season! You can get up to $200 per night when you book a minimum 4-night stay during select dates through March 5, 2024. Quick Look: Get up to a $1,000 Disney Dining Promo Card when you purchase a non-discounted 5-night, 4-day vacation package that… Read more »

Florida Hurricane Radar, Oogie Boogie, Princess Tiana

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

SEPTEMBER 2023 Winds in the east, mist coming in… like somethin’ is brewin’ and bout to begin. Things are bubbling and brewing in September as both Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and the EPCOT International Food and Wine festival continue in Disney World! As for the wind well…September is the peak of Hurricane Season in Florida,… Read more »

Baymax, Mickey Pumpkin Wreath, EPCOT Food and Wine Festival display

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

AUGUST 2023 Things really start heating up in August as both Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party AND the EPCOT International Food and Wine festival return to Disney World! And also because well… Florida + August = Devil’s armpit weather with the occasional hurricane. Seriously though, August is the start of Hurricane Season in Florida, so definitely… Read more »

Disney's Not-So-Spooky Spectacular fireworks show at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Breaking Disney Halloween Dessert Party News!

Reservations for Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party will be available on July 18, 2023! I repeat: Next week we’ll finally FINALLY be able to book tickets to the Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party. We’ve been waiting anxiously for this news since April when Disney first announced the 2023 dates for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and we… Read more »

Park Watch Header: EPCOT Food & Wine Festival, Disney World 4th of July Fireworks, Disneyland Birthday Celebration

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

JULY 2023 Oh say can you see… all the summer fun happening in Disney Parks this month?! Disney World 4th of July Celebrations “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” – a nighttime patriotic fireworks spectacular returns this year to the Magic Kingdom for the holiday weekend. Shows will take place… Read more »

Mickey and friends during Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration stage show

DATES ANNOUNCED for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party in Disney World

Do you hear what I hear? It’s the jingle jangle of holiday announcements from Disney! Disney has officially announced the 2023 dates for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. This After Hours event will take place on select nights from November 9 through December 22. Party Dates: November: 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 21,… Read more »

Oogie Boogie Bash: Dates, Details & Dining Packages

Dates and Details for Oogie Boogie Bash in Disneyland

Disney World goes into full Halloween mode in August, but Disneyland doesn’t launch their Fall festivities until September 1. Recently Disney announced the official dates for this year’s Oogie Boogie Bash and revelated that they’ve added more dates to this year’s event. The Oogie Boogie Bash will run on select nights from September 5th until… Read more »

Park Watch Header: EPCOT After Hours Events, Pride Month and Pride Nite, Rogers the Musical

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

JUNE 2023 It’s June, and that means summer break is in full swing and it’s time for a new round of exciting events at Disney Parks! Disney World Disney After Hours at EPCOT Disney After Hours at EPCOT takes place select nights June 1 to August 24, 2023. This is a limited-capacity, separate ticket event… Read more »

Star Wars Storm Troopers

Disney Announces Permanent Closure of Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Hotel

According to a statement from a Walt Disney World spokesperson, Disney will be closing the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser. “Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser is one of our most creative projects ever and has been praised by our guests and recognized for setting a new bar for innovation and immersive entertainment. This premium, boutique experience gave… Read more »