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Is There a Best Day to Visit to Avoid Crowds at a Walt Disney World Park?

Walt Disney World Resort – How Do I Decide Which Park to Visit Each Day?

One question I get asked really often about visiting Walt Disney World Resort® is how to know where to make dining reservations six months out when one doesn’t even know which park they’ll be in that day. What if that park is too crowded? How does one decide? Unfortunately, there’s no hard and fast rule as to which park to visit which day but experienced Walt Disney World Resort® visitors do have a few “tricks of the trade” that are used when putting together an itinerary. Here are a few of mine. Continue reading

It's Time for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party

It’s Time for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World

We are visiting Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party as part of this month’s Blogorail Red Loop. Today we are sharing the Fall events happening at the Disney Parks.


It may only be the beginning of September, but Disney is already helping guests celebrate Halloween. A great way to ring in the season is Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, a separate ticket event on select nights at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort®. This is a really fun way to spend time with one’s family. Here are my top 5 reasons we attend. Continue reading

Jike is one of my top five go-to restaurants at Walt Disney World. What are the other four?

My Five Go-To Table Service Restaurants When I Waited Too Long to Make Disney World Dining Reservations

We’ve all been there. We either waited too long or just simply couldn’t get those coveted Walt Disney World Resort Dining Reservations at places like Be Our Guest, Cinderella’s Royal Table, Le Cellier, or Victoria & Alberts. What that has done for me, though, is made it so that I’ve tried some new places that are now on my favorites list. Continue reading

Are Your Favorite Disney Parks Attractions Undergoing Refurbishment?

Will your favorite Disney Parks attraction be open on your next visit? Check out our handy list of scheduled closures.With so many of the Disney Parks undergoing “facelifts” these days, it can be hard to keep track of what’s open, what’s not open, when attractions will reopen, and what is being closed permanently. To help with your trip planning (and my own), I’ve put together a list of attractions that at this time, have scheduled closures. (Of course, these are subject to change.) I hope your favorites will be open for your next trip!!! Continue reading

Just Look at All That’s Coming to the U.S. Disney Parks!

Check Out Magical Memories with the Mouse's List of Everything that's Coming to the U.S. Disney Parks! Photo courtesy of Disney Parks.

A new Star Wars-themed land was announced at the D23 Expo. Photo courtesy of Disney Parks.

There are so many new attractions and experiences coming to the Disney Parks! There were a lot announced prior to the D23 Expo and, of course, they added a whole list there. In order to make sense of it all, I’ve compiled a list (as complete as I can remember) so that everyone can see what’s coming at a glance. In the interest of brevity, I’ve only included the U.S. parks. There’s even more coming overseas! Continue reading