Christmas Archive

Tips for Thanksgiving at Disney World

Many of readers who are visiting Walt Disney World for Thanksgiving 2018 have asked about dining options for the holiday, among other things. In this post, we thought we’d answer that frequently asked question, along with tips regarding Thanksgiving week crowds at Walt Disney World, what entertainment and merchandise is available for the holiday, and

December 2018 at Disney World

Here’s what to expect in December 2018 at Walt Disney World in terms of weather, crowds, special events, and more. Basically, December is all about Christmas. It’s everywhere, with decorations, entertainment, merchandise, food, and more. However, celebrating Christmas isn’t the only good reason to visit during December. Early December is also a good time to

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Review & Tips

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! is the Christmas fireworks spectacular at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, running November 6, 2018 through January 6, 2019 at Walt Disney World. This post offers our review of the nighttime spectacular, photos of the show, viewing tips, and dessert party info. (Last updated August 16, 2018.) Let’s start with a brief overview. Jingle

Minnie’s Holiday Dine Review

Minnie’s Holiday Dine is a Christmas-themed character meal Walt Disney World is offering at Hollywood and Vine in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This review features food photos, a look at the holiday finery Mickey, Minnie & friends done for the festive meal, and our thoughts on whether it’s worth it. For starters, you should probably know

Christmas at Disneyland Paris

November 10, 2018 through January 6, 2019, Disneyland Paris celebrates “Disney’s Enchanted Christmas,” during which the park is decked out for the holidays. This post offers tips for enjoying Disneyland Paris’ Christmas features lights, beautiful Christmas tree, Disney Dreams of Christmas, and other special Christmas entertainment. Disneyland Paris at Christmas-time is much like Walt Disney