The week between Christmas and New Year's Day is one of the busiest times of the year at Disney World, and New Year's Eve was no exception. Disney World crowds will peak between Christmas and New Years. I have the week beginning 12/22 as having the highest crowds of the year, and the week beginning 12/29 as having high crowds–worse earlier in the week, a little better later in the week.
Hi Christine, The Christmas holiday is definitely one of the busiest times at Disney World. The holiday period between Christmas and New Years is typically a capacity crowd and the lines and waits will be at a maximum. New Year’s Eve at Walt Disney World. In 2017, as always, there’s more kids out the week between Christmas and New Year’s than before or after.
Unlike 2016, because of the Monday Christmas (the first since 2006), there’s not a lot of kids out the week before Christmas. Crowds the first part of the week of December 16 will be fine. 5 Tips for Going to Walt Disney World the Week Between Christmas and New Years Disney Diva Kristin is the founder and co-director of Tips from the Disney Diva& Devos.
The parks are amazing at Christmas, but the Disney World holiday crowds can be stressful. If you're planning a trip to the parks, read our very best tips. especially Christmas Day and New Year's Eve, it's better to set a few priorities for each family member. Our Easter week strategy may not be the best for Christmas week, only. The week between Christmas and the New Years at Walt Disney World Resort is not for “first-time” vacationers, those who think it’s just about the rides or those who do not like crowds.
That being said, it can be a most wonderful time of the year – if you plan ahead, know what to expect and come mentally prepared for the challenges. The park is usually open later at night the week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve with regular closing ranging from 12 a. m. to 2 a. m. If you are a Walt Disney World guest, make sure to make your FastPass+ selections well in advance so you’re assured of enjoying a few of your favorite rides, but don’t plan on making your park. Top 10 Tips for Disney World at Christmas& Thanksgiving November and December are such an amazing time to visit Walt Disney World because of all the beautiful decorations but Thanksgiving week and Christmas though New Years get the highest crowds of the whole year - so high that the parks sometimes close to capacity.
Hi Monique, You will love traveling to Walt Disney World during the holidays! We traveled in a large group a few years ago during the week between Christmas and New Year's and had the most enjoyable trip, celebrating the spirit.
December 26, 2012, 1: 06 PM · Welcome to the busiest week of the year at the Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Universal Orlando resorts. The week between Christmas and New Year's brings the. Nov 22, 2016 · Most of us know the obvious—weekends are busier than weekdays at any Disney theme park, and the week between Christmas and New Year’s is considered to be a sugar-induced holiday haze of.
Any Walt Disney World fan worth her Mickey Ears knows the week between Christmas and New Years Eve is the busiest time of the year. The kids are off school, Except for the week between Christmas and New Year's, this is the only time you can catch this Christmas entertainment at Magic Kingdom during Disney World holiday events. We've got a whole separate guide just for the party.
Christmas Week Crowds? Maybe. or Maybe Not by Adrienne Krock The Parenting Panel members shares their opinions about traveling to Disney theme parks between Christmas and New Year's. If avoiding crowds is your goal, it's not the best idea to visit Walt Disney World during the week between Christmas and New Year's Eve (December 25-31). Feb 9, 2018. The parks are amazing at Christmas, but the Disney World holiday.
more busy that that, especially Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. . and on the boat ride between Magic Kingdom and Fort Wilderness. .
Hi, any advise is appreiated we are planning on going to WDW Christmas week just for a day as. Dec 27, 2017. While we talk about New Year's Eve a lot in this post, the 'avoiding crowds' sections apply equally to the entire week between Christmas and. Dec 20, 2016. I have visited Walt Disney World twice during this week and. The week between Christmas and New Year's Day is the busiest week of the.
Here's what to expect during December at Walt Disney World in terms of weather. and the week between Christmas and New Year's to be busier than normal.