Mom And Daughter Magic Kingdom Cinderella's Castle
  • On Apr 6, 2012
    Peter from NY Asked

    I plan to just enjoy the Animation Resort's amenities on the first day of my reservation and do various theme parks on the subsequent days. Do I need a base park ticket for this first day if I just plan to stay at the resort?

    Hi Peter!

    Thank you for sending in your question to the Walt Disney World Moms Panel!

    No, you do not need to use a day on your Magic Your Way ticket to enjoy your resort hotel!  You only need to use a day if you want to enter one of the four Walt Disney World theme parks.  So, for example, you could spend a day at the resort, spend a day fishing on the lakes at Walt Disney World, spend a day golfing or playing miniature golf, spend a day shopping in Downtown Disney, and never need a Magic Your Way ticket!

    Enjoy planning your magical Walt Disney World Resort vacation, and please write back with more questions!
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Meet the Panelist: Bernie, Maryland

I am an engineer with NASA with prior Air Force service. My wife and I have two boys, ages 13 and 8. At home, I'm known as the "Disney Guy" and I've enjoyed helping guests plan their Walt Disney World, Disney Cruise Line, and Disneyland vacations. Learn More About Bernie

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