Mom and daughter on Expedition Everest
  • On Dec 11, 2014
    Mireille from FL Asked

    I would like to to do something special with my son, age 7, one day between the 22nd-25 of Dec. at Disney. I tried getting a dinner package for the candlelight processional but everything is already booked! Are there any other special events/options?

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel Mireille ~

    You are going to visit Walt Disney World during the most magical time of the year! The parks and resorts are gorgeous for the holidays! The Christmas holiday season also has one of the highest crowd levels of the year. Don't worry - with a little planning you will still have an amazing trip! Here are some tips for traveling to Disney World during peak seasons.

    Keep trying for reservations as there may be cancellations closer to the actual dates. You never know what may pop up at the least minute so keep checking even after you arrive at Walt Disney World. Here are some special holiday things to see and do at the Walt Disney World Resort during your trip.

    I have two boys and we are always looking for adventure. Here are some things that your son may enjoy:
    * Behind the Seeds Tour at Epcot
    * Richard Petty Driving Experience Ride-Along
    * Fort Wilderness Archery Experience
    * Parasailing at the Contemporary Resort
    * Pirates and Pals Fireworks Voyage
    * Chip 'n' Dales Campfire Sing-A-Long
    * Jedi Training Academy
    * The Pirates League
    * Pirate's Adventures: Treasures of the Seven Seas
    * Wilderness Explorers
    * Pirate Adventure Cruise
    * Fantasia Gardens and Fairways Miniature Golf or Winter Summerland Miniature Golf
    * Explore the Tri-Circle-D Ranch and take a wagon ride

    At Downtown Disney, check out:
    * Characters in Flight
    * LEGO Imagination Center
    * T-Rex
    * DisneyQuest
    * Splitsville

    Please feel free to visit us again with all of your planning questions. We are hEAR for you!

    Wishing you minnie magical memories :-) Allison V.
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Meet the Panelist: Allison, Georgia

I'm a Disney-fanatic! I made my first trip to Disney World the year it opened and have grown up crazy for all things Disney. As the Mom of a son with Cerebral Palsy, I love providing recommendations for families traveling with a special needs member. Learn More About Allison

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