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Character Dining with Donald Duck
  • On Apr 15, 2018
    Leah from WY Asked

    Without stating in the hotels, can one still purchase dining plans? Also can it count toward character dinings too?

    Hi Leah, 

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel and thank you for asking us a question!

    I have a lot of friends who absolutely love the pre-paid convenience of a Disney Dining Plan. And, if you pick a plan that includes table-service entitlements, you can definitely use them towards Character Dining experiences as well. 

    That being said, they’re only available to people who have chosen to stay in a Walt Disney World Resort hotel during their visit. You’ll therefore have to stay “on property” if you want to purchase one. 

    I hope my answer helps you plan your upcoming vacation. Please don’t hesitate to come back and see us if you have any other questions. 

    Have a Magical Day, 

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Meet the Panelist: Lynne, Quebec

Hi, I’m Lynne from Montreal, Quebec, Canada! I’m a working mom who enjoys snuggles with my son and my husband, who has been my sweetheart since 1997. We’ve been lucky enough to experience several milestones in Walt Disney World, including our wedding and honeymoon in 2009. As Disney Vacation Club members, we often plan trips for large, and sometimes even multi-generational, groups to come and enjoy the fun with us. Learn More About Lynne

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