Mom And Son Spaceship Earth
  • On Jan 17, 2012
    Sharon from MA Asked

    i am planning on going to disneyworld the week of august 19 - 25 can anyone please tell me how the weather and the crowds are going to be at that time? everything is all paid for ( hotel, tickets, meals ) so how much spending money would we need ?

    Hi, Sharon!

    I'm so happy to hear you have all your plans made for you August Walt Disney World vacation!   What a great way to end summer break.

    That week is actually pretty good for crowds.  Many kids are already back in school, so the deluge of summer vacationers have headed home to get back into a school routine.  The weather is still very hot.  Plan to start your day early and take mid-day breaks at your resort pool.    I'm a northern girl, I can't take all that heat and humidity, I like to sit pool side under a shady palm tree during those super hot afternoon hours!  After a nice break, head back out in the evening when temperatures are more tolerable. 

    With your Magic Your Way package all paid for, your only expenses will be for souvenirs, extra snacks, and gratuities.  Ballpark guess - perhaps $350/$400 for all the little "extras" but work with your personal budget.

    Make sure to make your Advance Dining Reservations online or by calling (407)WDW-DINE as soon as you hit your 180 day booking window.   Once you are 10 days out, you can do online check-in by going to www.disneyworld.com and clicking on My Reservations.  

    Have fun planning the rest of your vacation!  If you have any other questions, let me know! 
thumbnail image for Cathy

Meet the Panelist: Cathy, Ohio

I am a fundraiser/event planner turned stay at home mom. When I am not running to cheerleading practice or a soccer game with my kids, I enjoy scrapbooking, reading, and of course, planning our next Disney adventure!

Learn More About Cathy

Didn't find what you were looking for?

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.
x

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.


Or you can continue browsing without updating.