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Are you attending or wanting to attend Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party this fall? Check out my favorite tips!

  1. Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a special ticketed event. You will have to buy your ticket apart from your Walt Disney World Package.
  2. Dates sell out, especially those closest to Halloween! If you have your heart set on a specific date, make sure to buy them early!
  3. The second Boo To You parade is less crowded, mostly because families with kids who can’t stay up that late will make sure to attend the first parade!
  4. Save trick or treating for the end of the party when you are heading out of the park. Lines will be shorter.
  5. Dress up! Donning a costume is not required BUT sure is fun!
  6. Rest before the party! The official hours of Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party are from 7pm to Midnight.
  7. Save the space in your luggage and leave your Halloween buckets at home! Disney will provide everyone in your party a treat bag.
  8. Come rain or shine the party goes on! Pack ponchos just in case.
  9. Keep an eye out for special merchandise and sweet treats that can only be purchased during the party. This is also the case for special merchandise only sold during the party.
  10. Don’t forget to pick up your free Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom trading card, only available during the party.
  11. Don’t forget that your party ticket grants you entry into the Magic Kingdom at 4pm! These pre-party hours are great to schedule an early dinner so you can devote as much time as possible to party activities when 7pm rolls around.
  12. Get in line early for popular character meet and greets. (Jack Skellington/Sally and the 7 Dwarfs!)
  13. Keep an eye out for Photopass photographers! There are special magic shots only available during the party.
  14. Party maps are typically released before the first party is held. Check one out online before you attend to make sure you know what your must-dos are.
  15. Have fun! There is something for everyone to enjoy at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween party!

Are you planning a trip to Walt Disney World this fall and need a little assistance? I am here! My name is Lizeth and I am an Orlando destination specialist. Contact me at Lizeth@TravelWithTheMagic.com, on Facebook or by phone at 1-800-670-4312, ext. 143.

 

 

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WDW Refurbishments

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of August 10, 2017

Magic Kingdom® Park
Hall of Presidents
Splash Mountain


Monorail
The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day of travel, as alternative transportation options will be available.

Jan. 17 – TBD
Aug. 28 – Nov 16, 2017


Through Aug. 30, 2017

Epcot
Mission: SPACE
Advanced Training Lab
Coral Reef Restaurant
Ellen’s Energy Adventure – Closing Permanently. The last day of operation will be August 13, 2017
Jun. 5, 2017 – Aug. 12, 2017
Jun. 5, 2017 – Aug. 12, 2017
Aug. 27 – 30, 2017
Aug. 13, 2017
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
The Great Movie Ride – Closing Permanently. The last day of operation will be August 13, 2017.  Aug. 13, 2017
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park
None
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park
Annual Refurbishment  Oct. 29, 2017 – Jan. 6, 2018
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Annual Refurbishment  Jan. 7, 2018 – TBD
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
Disney Skyliner – We have embarked on creating a new transportation system, Disney Skyliner, which will give Guests a bird’s-eye view of Walt Disney World Resort while traveling via gondolas. During this time construction noise may be seen or heard throughout the resort, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9am. Ongoing until further notice
Disney’s BoardWalk Inn & Villas
In an effort to make future visits more magical, Disney’s BoardWalk Inn & Villas is currently undergoing some refurbishment projects across the Resort. During this time, the Resort will be in full operation with all amenities available, including dining, merchandise and recreation locations. It is possible that construction may be seen or heard, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00am. Ongoing until further notice
Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort
Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters at Old Port Royale, Cabana Pool Bar and Calypso Trading Post
There will be a variety of dining options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Centertown, a dining location, will serve an all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet for breakfast and dinner. A selection of grab-and-go meals will be conveniently available for purchase in three island markets located in the Aruba, Jamaica and Martinique regions of the Resort. Additional a la carte offerings will be available at mobile food vending locations. Our in-room dining will remain available including pizza, sandwiches and pasta. The feature pool-Fuentes del Morro Pool – and leisure pools will all remain available. Recreation activities and entertainment will also be available. In addition to the amenities unavailable at Old Port Royale, buildings within Martinique and Barbados islands are unavailable to Guests. During this time construction noise may be seen or heard throughout the resort, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9am.
May 1, 2017 – until further notice
Disney Skyliner – We have embarked on creating a new transportation system, Disney Skyliner, which will give Guests a bird’s-eye view of Walt Disney World Resort while traveling via gondolas. During this time construction noise may be seen or heard throughout the resort, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9am. Ongoing until further notice
Construction – It is possible construction may be seen or heard, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00am Ongoing until further notice
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
Hard Goods Refurbishment
During this time, amenities including dining and merchandise locations, pools, La Vida Health Club with the spa and salon, and recreation activities such as beach volleyball, Iguana Arcade, Movies Under the Stars and more, will remain available. Please note that noise will be heard while our Resort is undergoing refurbishments, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms prior to 9:00 am daily.
Through 2017
Disney’s Old Key West Resort
Room Refurbishments – Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable. During this time, the Resort will be in full operation with all amenities available including dining and merchandise locations, pools, and recreation activities. It is possible that construction may be seen or heard, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00 am. Aug. 1, 2017 – Jun. 28, 2018
Disney’s Pop Century Resort
Room Refurbishments
During this time, Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable. To minimize disruptions, we will attempt to limit all work until after 9:00 a.m. daily.
Feb. 4, 2017 – May 7, 2018
Disney Skyliner – We have embarked on creating a new transportation system, Disney Skyliner, which will give Guests a bird’s-eye view of Walt Disney World Resort while traveling via gondolas. During this time construction noise may be seen or heard throughout the resort, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9am. Ongoing until further notice
Disney’s Yacht Club Resort
Captain’s Grille – During refurbishments, the Captain’s Grille is relocating to the oceanic-themed Ariel’s. May 25 – Sep. 30 2017
Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Convention Center
Expansion Work
During this time, Guests may see or hear work in progress and certain pathways may be unavailable. To minimize any disruptions, work-related noise should not be audible from Guest rooms until after 9:00 a.m.
Aug. 4, 2016 – Feb. 1, 2018
Disney Springs
Portobello Country Italian Trattoria Apr. 23 – Fall 2017
Golf Courses/Miniature Golf
None

Information and dates subject to change without notice.
Last Updated August 10, 2017

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5 Must-Know Tips Before You Travel to Disneyland

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Have you ever been to Disneyland Theme Park? Or will this be your very first time visiting this incredible park? There are so many things to do and see all at one magical place. Whether you have never gone before or go all the time here are 5 Must-Know Tips before your next visit to […]

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The Daily Poutine in Disney Springs

March 7, 2017

  Are you a French fry lover? Do you scope out places for French fries like I do? Then there is one place in particular that you need to make sure you pay a visit to, or in my case, two or three visits to. If you didn’t know, Disney Springs updated and added a […]

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3 Not to Miss Shows at SeaWorld Orlando

March 2, 2017

SeaWorld Orlando is made up of mostly shows, but it can be hard to fit them all in to one day. Check out my top three show picks and be sure not to miss them. If you have more time and can see more, that’s great! But here is my list of must do’s: 1.) […]

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Gluten Free at Walt Disney World

February 28, 2017

Walt Disney World has amazing food! If you have a gluten allergy you may be wondering if you will be able to enjoy your dining experiences while visiting. The answer is YES! Disney goes above and beyond for their visitors with food allergies. Here is an overview of what to expect when vacationing at Walt […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

February 22, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of February 22, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of […]

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5 All Inclusive Resorts in Mexico for Families with Young Kids

February 21, 2017

I’ve been asked a lot lately what all-inclusive resorts in Mexico are best for families traveling with young kids. There are so many wonderful resorts but I’ve narrowed down to 5 of my favorites. You will have loads of family fun at any of these resort options. Paradisus Playa Del Carmen La Esmeralda: Having a […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

February 16, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of February 15, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of […]

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Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar

February 16, 2017

One of my favorite places in Disney Springs to Explore is Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar! It’s inspired by Jock Lindsey, the seaplane pilot, that helped Indiana Jones escape the jungle in “Raiders of the Lost Ark!” We only saw Jock for a brief few minutes in the movie, but thanks to Disney’s Imagineers, we can […]

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Mermaid Makeover at Pirates League in the Magic Kingdom

February 14, 2017

Lots of little girls want to be princesses and get a makeover at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Walt Disney World. But what if your little one isn’t into princesses? Or what if she’s outgrown the princess stage? Disney has just the thing for you: The Mermaid Makeover at Pirates League in Magic Kingdom! There are […]

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5 Epcot Flower and Garden Must-Do’s!

February 9, 2017

  Epcot’s 2017 Flower and Garden Festival kicks off March 1st and runs until May 29th. Most of the events during the Festival are included in your Epcot theme park ticket. When planning your must-do list make sure the Festival activities on your list do not require a separate purchase or have a separate admission […]

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How to Decide Where to Go on Your Family Vacation

February 7, 2017

  It’s time to plan a Family Vacation! But, oh, the stress that comes with deciding on where to travel! I’m here to help relieve you of some of the stress that goes along with that decision. There are several factors that might affect your choice of destination. Here are five factors that may help […]

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L’Artisan des Glaces at Epcot

February 2, 2017

L’Artisan des Glaces is a French ice cream shop found at the France pavilion in EPCOT at Walt Disney World. It is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the world showcase, but is not to be missed! Choose from 16 flavors, single or double scoop, in a cone or cup for a cool […]

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Top 5 Tips for a Large Family Disney Vacation

January 31, 2017

Disney Vacations can sometimes be a once in a lifetime ordeal for a large, extended family. And these types of trips aren’t a walk in the park to plan! Especially if Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles and Cousins are all involved!  Personally, I’ve been on multiple extended family Disney Vacations since I was a young child. Today […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

January 30, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 30, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of […]

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Walt Disney World: Common Questions Answered

January 27, 2017

  Planning a Disney vacation can be overwhelming and leave you with many questions. Every Disney vacation should be magical from start to finish! I’m here to give you answers to common questions and help put your mind at ease as you start planning your Walt Disney World vacation! Booking My Vacation When should I […]

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Karamell-Küche – Epcot’s Caramel Kitchen

January 25, 2017

Snacks. We all love snacks, especially Disney World snacks. Epcot is definitely not lacking in the snack department. I’ve noticed recently many Disney lovers I know are quick to name France as their favorite Epcot snack destination, but today I implore you to give the Germany pavilion a chance. The Germany pavilion is located in […]

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Why I Loved Tiana’s Riverboat Party – Ice Cream Social and Viewing Party

January 23, 2017

There’s a new Dessert Party in the Magic Kingdom and it’s hosted by Princess Tiana and Naveen! Having been to Dessert Parties for special viewing of parades and fireworks in the past, I thought Tiana’s Party was extra special and was well worth the money! And Here’s Why! Two-Part Dessert Party! You have 2 chances […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

January 20, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 19, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of […]

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Puerto Vallarta-A Great Family Vacation Destination

January 20, 2017

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is a wonderful destination for a family looking for a warm destination to travel to during the winter months.   The friendly people, amazing weather, beautiful resorts and good food make it a great place to visit for all ages. Resorts: Resorts can be found in 4 different locations-downtown Puerto Vallarta, the Puerto […]

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Fun Facts about SkyPark at Santa’s Village

January 18, 2017

Have you heard the news?? SkyPark Santa’s Village is now open!! Yes, that is correct Santa’s Village located in Lake Arrowhead, California has finally reopened after 20 long years of waiting. Phase 1 is currently up and running, and everyone is anxiously awaiting the next stages to be complete. SkyPark at Santa’s Village is open […]

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The 5 Hotels at Universal Orlando- An Overview

January 16, 2017

Many travelers go to Orlando to visit Disney World and include a day at Universal Orlando. What many people don’t know is that Universal Orlando has its’ own set of amazing hotels and theme parks. You might find that the adventurous spirit at Universal Orlando appeals to your family better than other theme parks if […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

January 13, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 12, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use […]

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Tips from a Mom: Traveling to Disney with Infants and Toddlers

January 13, 2017

I cannot tell you how many people have said to me that they want to wait until their babies are old enough to remember their Disney Vacations before they plan a trip. While I understand the sentiment, I also want to reply with “you do things for your babies every single day that they won’t […]

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Finding a Quiet Spot on a Disney Cruise

January 11, 2017

Everyone has heard (or even experienced) how wonderful a Disney cruise is. It has something to offer everyone: families, singles, couples, grandparents – every age group, every vacation style. There is something magical about a Disney cruise. But with all of those people on board how do you find any quiet time? There’s always the […]

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Unique Photo Spots around Disney World

January 9, 2017

If you’re anything like me then when you think of your Disney World vacation, you instantly start imagining all the different photo possibilities that you’re able to create while there! I tend to go a little extreme with photos, but because of this, I have found fun and very different from the usual spots for […]

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Reasons to Love Port Orleans French Quarter

January 5, 2017

At Walt Disney World you can choose from 5 moderate resorts when choosing on-property accommodations: Caribbean Beach, Coronado Springs, The Cabins at Fort Wilderness, Port Orleans – Riverside, and Port Orleans – French Quarter. Each of these resorts has unique theming and offer a different experience. I’ve had the privilege of staying at 3 of […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

January 3, 2017

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 3, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use […]

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Chef Mickey’s Brunch

January 3, 2017

Chef Mickey’s is located at Disney’s Contemporary resort, which is on the monorail near the Magic Kingdom theme park. My favorite thing about this buffet is not that you get to see five characters all at once (although that is amazing), but it’s that you get to eat a mixture of breakfast and lunch foods. […]

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My 5 Favorite Things About Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa

December 28, 2016

Location – This seems obvious, right? Aulani is in Hawaii, so how could it be anything less than fantastic. To me, one of the best things about Aulani, is that it is Ko’Olina. This is on the less touristy, less busy side of Oahu. You’re 27 miles away from Waikiki, 26 miles from North Shore, […]

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Four Parks in one day: A Disney Challenge!

December 26, 2016

If you’ve visited Walt Disney World more than once, and are looking for something new and exciting to try for your next trip, I’ve got the perfect idea for you! All Four Walt Disney World Parks in ONE Day! First, a few caveats: I wouldn’t recommend this for your first trip to Disney. If it’s […]

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The Best Hotels at Disney for Infants and Toddlers

December 23, 2016

Last month I posted tips on visiting Disney as an Expectant Mother. This month we fast-forward to taking those sweet babies on a Disney vacation. This is the first in a series of blog posts with some simple tips for traveling to Disney with an infant or young toddler. Today we tackle one the hardest […]

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Updated for 2017: Do You Have What It Takes To Become a Jedi?

December 21, 2016

Just as Ezra met his trials at the Lothal Jedi Temple, so must you at the Mysterious Jedi Temple in Disney’s Hollywood Studios! The Temple is a place where Jedi Masters take their young Padawans to determine if they are ready to become Jedi. Jedi Training is for all Padawans ages 4 through 12 who […]

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10 Reasons to Sail on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis Class Ships

December 19, 2016

Have you ever found yourself looking for the perfect family vacation with enough activities for the kids and family but with plenty to do for the adults too? Look no further than the Oasis Class Ships on Royal Caribbean.   The Oasis, Allure and Harmony of the Seas are the largest cruise ships at sea and […]

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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

December 16, 2016

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of December 14, 2016 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use […]

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5 Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

December 16, 2016

There are so many resorts to choose from at Walt Disney World! There are 3 levels of resorts- Value, Moderate, and Deluxe. How do you choose? You have to decide what is important to you and what your budget will allow. I say that if you can make a Deluxe Resort fit into your budget, […]

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Beyond the Autograph Book

December 14, 2016

  No matter where the destination, one essential tool for each Disney vacation is something for your favorite characters to sign. While the gift stores offer many standard autograph books, I found myself trying to think of something different so we didn’t have an entire shelf devoted to them. So like many Moms I went […]

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What Age Should You Take Your Kids To Disney?

December 12, 2016

  One question that I get asked frequently when discussing Disney vacations is, “What’s a good age to take my kids to Disney?” and I’m here to break down that answer for you. The one thing to remember is all families are different; they vary in size, income, and ages. I know, the idea of […]

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