The Christmas holiday has always been a huge time for Disney and its fans around the world. In addition to incredible holiday movies like A Christmas Carol and The Santa Clause, Disney’s theme parks turn into a winter wonderland over the holidays that make Christmas at Disney something truly special.
We can’t think of a better way to celebrate the holiday than to visit Disney World. Here are just a few of the amazing attractions and events that you and your family can expect to enjoy during Christmas at Disney World.
Once Upon a Christmastime Parade
What kind of Christmas at Disney World would ever be complete without a huge holiday parade? Your family and friends will love this celebration of the holiday that takes place on Main Street, U.S.A. Come join the fun as Disney characters from a variety of movies join the festivities with gingerbread men, elves, and many more as they dance their way into the hearts of children of all ages.
Totally Tomorrowland Christmas at Disney
Ever wonder what the future might look like during the holidays? The popular Tomorrowland are has been decorated to celebrate Christmas at Disney World in all its glory and characters like Monster Inc.’s Mike Wazowski and Toy Story’s Buzz Lightyear will be there singing Christmas tunes including “Jingle Bells, “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town,” and “Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer.”
A Frozen Holiday Wish
Christmas at Disney World just wouldn’t be complete without featuring everyone’s favorite snow-filled movie blockbuster. This year, Queen Elsa – who will be joined by Anna, Kristoff, and everyone’s favorite snowman Olaf – will be transforming Cinderella Castle into a gorgeous, icy centerpiece for the holiday. When it comes to choosing the attractions you enjoy this year, this is definitely one time when you don’t want to “let it go.”
Epcot International Festival of the Holidays
This celebration of the holiday takes Christmas at Disney World to a whole new level by surrounding guests with sights, sounds, and flavors of the season that will put a smile on everyone’s face. Yes, you heard that right – we said flavors of the season! In addition to the gorgeous landscape encompassing the area, you’ll find delicious treats from all around the world. Fair warning: you might want to eat a light lunch.
Flurry of Fun at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
The magic of movies is a big deal during Christmas at Disney World and that’s why the Hollywood Studios area has been turned into a festive celebration of the holiday. Sunset Boulevard has been turned into a winter wonderland complete with projections and laser effects while the Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM attraction includes fireworks, merry music, amazing projections, and tasty holiday desserts.
Chip & Dale’s Christmas Tree Spree
If you thought that Christmas at Disney World couldn’t get any better… boy, were you wrong! This year, Chip and Dale are on a scavenger hunt to collect ornaments for their tree and they need your help with keeping track of where they’ve been found. With the use of a map that you can purchase for just a few bucks, mark down the locations each time you see these resourceful chipmunks gathering an ornament. Then, turn the completed map in for a festive surprise.
What we’ve covered here is only the tip of the Disney iceberg. The best way to experience Christmas at Disney World in Orlando is with the assistance of a private tour. If you want to make your Christmas excursion better than ever, reach out to the private tour guides at World Class VIP. Our tour guides know the Disney parks well and are prepared to program your FastPasses and help you long lines. They’ll even make dining reservations beforehand and get you the best seats for any shows you want to see.