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Dates Announced for Candlelight Processional at Epcot

Today Disney announced the dates for the 2018 Candlelight Processionals at Epcot.  The popular holiday event returns this year and for the first time, will open for Thanksgiving on November 22 and run through December 30, 2018

The Candlelight Processional, a holiday must-do for many Epcot guests, is a retelling of the traditional Christmas story read by a celebrity narrator, accompanied by a massed choir and live orchestra.

Stay tuned for more details! In the meantime, you can click here for more information.


Dates Announced For 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays

Today Disney announced the dates for the 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays at Walt Disney World Resort.  The popular event will return November 18 – December 30, 2018.

The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays invites guests to discover holiday cheer throughout the park and across all 11 World Showcase pavilions. Special entertainment, storytellers, seasonal favorites at Holiday Kitchens, and eye-catching holiday decor are all part of the fun. Evenings during this time are topped off with a special holiday presentation of “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.”

Stay tuned for more details!  In the meantime, you can click here for more information.

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Tickets Now Available Online

Tickets for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom are now available online!

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Party dates will take place on 22 select nights from November 8 – December 21, 2018.

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Dates

  • November 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, 25, 27, 29, 30
  • December 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21

Returning favorites for the holidays include Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade; “Holiday Wishes,” fireworks spectacular; “A Frozen Holiday Wish,” featuring Queen Elsa using her incredible powers to present a gift to everyone in the kingdom—transforming Cinderella Castle into a sparkling, icy centerpiece for the celebration; and the jubilant show, “Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration.”*

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party tickets start at $95 in advance or $105 at the gate, if available.

For more information or to purchase tickets, click here. Or you can call 407-939-1872.

Easter Religious Services at Walt Disney World Resort

If you will be visiting Walt Disney World Resort over Easter weekend, and are looking for a place to attend religious services, you can head over to Disney’s Contemporary Resort on Easter Sunday morning.

A Catholic Mass will take place in the Fantasia Ballroom at 8:00am and 10:30am on April 1.  There will also be a Protestant service in the Fantasia Ballroom at 9:15am.

Disney guests wishing to attend one of these services should use the monorail or boat transportation from the Magic Kingdom or take Disney bus transportation to the Magic Kingdom and then take the designated shuttle to Disney’s Contemporary Resort.  Transportation is scheduled to begin at 7am.

Valentine’s Day Spa Packages at Walt Disney World Available Feb. 10-18

Pamper yourself this Valentine’s Day with a Spa Package at Walt Disney World Resort.  The “Part of Your World” package is available at both Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa from Feb. 10-18, 2018.

The special package includes a couple’s massage with apricot-infused body oil, a chocolate hand-hydration treatment, sparkling wine served in a chocolate champagne glass and a take-home, custom-blended bath salt.

While the regular price is $340 (plus tax) for 50 minutes and $450 (plus tax) for 80 minutes (note that a 20 percent gratuity is added automatically for convenience, with any additional gratuity paid at your discretion), Disney Vacation Club Members enjoy a 15 percent discount.

Call Member Services for reservations.

A valid Disney Vacation Club Membership Card with photo ID will be required for this discounted experience.