Walt Disney World News — Week of December 22, 2018

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A revamped show is finally debuting at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. For more details, keep reading!

Special Events

  • Disney Junior Dance Party! begins December 22. This revamped show, located in the Animation Courtyard Theatre at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, will feature Disney Junior stars such as Vampirina, Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse, and Timon from The Lion Guard.
  • A new tasting sampler has been added to the Rivers of Light seating package at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Guests can purchase a $35 digital value card (for $30…$5 savings!) to use at more than 40 food and beverage kiosks throughout the park. Selections include Korean beef sliders, Chicken Curry Bowls, and Dole Whip Floats. This offer is on sale for performances December 22 – January 2, 2019.

Weather

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Crowd Levels

For more information about crowd levels, click here.

Park Hours

Attractions Closed For Refurbishments

Magic Kingdom:

  • Liberty Square Riverboat (Re-opens 12/22)
  • Tom Sawyer Island (Re-opens 12/22)
  • Walt Disney World Railroad – Fantasyland
  • Walt Disney World Railroad – Frontierland
  • Walt Disney World Railroad – Main Street, U.S.A.
  • Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

  • Wildlife Express Train: Africa Station
  • Wildlife Express Train: Rafiki’s Planet Watch Station

Blizzard Beach (Whole Park!)

While I never saw the old Disney Junior show, I think my kids would LOVE this new one. Would yours? Let me know below! 

Angela Dahlgren

As the host of TouringPlansTV, Angela produces weekly videos on our TouringPlans YouTube channel. When she's not talking about the happiest place on earth, she spends her time entertaining her own little Minnie and Mickey Mouse. You can find her on twitter @AngelaDahlgren or via email - angela@touringplans.com