Mom And Daughter Resort Room
  • On May 13, 2015
    Mrgaret from NY Asked

    Hi Disney Moms, Thanks for all of your great advice. DH and I have an ADR at LeCellier at 7:30 pm, we hope to be out in time to watch Illuminations at 9. Do you think we should plan to walk to HS for the 10:30 Fantasmic or is that too much to plan? :)

    Hey Margaret!

    While your plan will be cutting things a little tight, it sounds like a commando plan my daughter and I would love to attempt. (We have successfully completed the Illuminations: Reflections of Earth/Wishes double!)

    Here are my suggestions to make this plan a success:
    1. Get a FastPass+ selection for Fantasmic!. This will give you a guaranteed seat for the show even if you show up less than 30 minutes prior to the show.
    2. Arrive at your LeCellier Advanced Dining Reservation early in hopes that you might get seated early.
    3. Tell your server that you would like to get out in time to view Illuminations. Preferably 30 or more minutes before the show.
    4. After dinner make your way to the bridge between the United Kingdom Pavilion and France near the International Gateway entrance to Epcot. This is a great location to view Illumination. However, I suggest getting there as quickly as possible after your meal because it fills up quickly.
    5. Exiting through the International Gateway entrance, either walk or take one of the launches to Disney's Hollywood Studios.

    Good luck with this plan. If you have any more questions about your Walt Disney World vacation please come back and see me.

    Wishing you a *MAGICAL* vacation and a pixie-dusted day!

    Sue N., IN

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Meet the Panelist: Sue, Indiana

Just call me "Super Team Mom." I am a banker by day and a Disney fanatic and Team Mom extraordinaire by night. I can leap volleyball players in a single bound all while planning dinner for 25 people, coordinating fundraisers and booking travel arrangements. I was born and raised in Maine and am currently living in Indiana. I can't wait to help you plan for magical sports vacations at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Learn More About Sue

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