By the co-author of The easy Guide to Your Walt Disney World Visit 2017, from the best-reviewed Disney World guidebook series ever. Paperback available on Amazon here. Kindle version available on Amazon here. PDF version available on Gumroad here.



Meet Dave and Josh Sunday 8/28 at Epcot and Magic Kingdom! Details are here.



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Next Week (August 27 Through September 4, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: AUGUST 27 TO SEPTEMBER 4, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Josh and I will be doing a meet and greet and book signing Sunday 8/28 –in Mexico at Epcot at 1p, and at Tortuga Tavern in Magic Kingdom at 4p!

Disney World 8-27 to 9-4-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on August 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this, and for more on September 2016 at Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-12MN 8/27, 9a-10p 8/28 and 8/29, 9a-9p 8/30 through 9/1, 9a-7p 9/2, 8a-1a 9/3, and 9a-12MN 9/4

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9pevery day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 8/27 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/28 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 8/29 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 8/30 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 8/31 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 9/1 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 9/2 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 9/3 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 9/4  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p 8/27 through 8/29; 9p 8/30 through 9/1; 10p 9/3 and 9/4

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 8.30p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 8.45p every night

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/27-9/4/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

The 2017 easy Guide

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August 25, 2016   No Comments

Next Week (August 20 Through August 28, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: AUGUST 20 TO AUGUST 28, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Josh and I will be doing a meet and greet and book signing Sunday 8/28 –in Mexico at Epcot at 1p, and at Tortuga Tavern in Magic Kingdom at 4p!

Disney World 8-20 to 8-28-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on August 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-12MN 8/20, 9a-11p 8/21, 8a-12MN 8/22, 9a-12MN 8/23, 8a-11p 8/24, 9a-11p 8/25 and 8/26, 8a-12MN 8/27, and 9a-10p 8/28

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9.30p 8/20 and 8/21, and 9a-9p 8/22 through 8/28

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 8/20 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/21 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 8/22 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 8/23 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 8/24 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 8/25 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 8/26 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 8/27 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/28  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p every night

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9p 8/20 and 8/21; 8.30p 8/22 through 8/28

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9.30p 8/20 and 8/21; 8.45p 8/22 through 8/28

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/20-8/28/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

The 2017 easy Guide

Kelly B Can Help You Book Your Trip

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August 18, 2016   No Comments

Next Week (August 13 Through August 21, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: AUGUST 13 TO AUGUST 21, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Disney World 8-13 to 8-21-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on August 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-12MN 8/13, 9a-12MN 8/14, 8a-1a 8/15, 9a-1a 8/16, 8a-12MN 8/17, 9a-11p 8/18, 9a-12MN 8/19, 8a-12MN 8/20 and 9a-11p 8/21

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9.30p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 8/13 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/14 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 8/15 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 8/16 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 8/17 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 8/18 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 8/19 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 8/20 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/21  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p every night

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9.30p every night

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/13-8/21/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

The 2017 easy Guide

Kelly B Can Help You Book Your Trip

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August 11, 2016   No Comments

Next Week (August 6 Through August 14, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: AUGUST 6 TO AUGUST 14, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Disney World 8-6 to 8-14-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on August 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-11p 8/6 and 8/7, 8a-12MN 8/8, 9a-12MN 8/9, 8a-12MN 8/10, 9a-11p 8/11, 9a-12MN 8/12, 8a-12MN 8/13, and 9a-12MN 8/14

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9.30p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 8/6 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/7 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 8/8 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 8/9 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 8/10 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 8/11 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 8/12 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 8/13 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/14  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p every night

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9.30p every night

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 8/6-8/14/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

The 2017 easy Guide

Kelly B Can Help You Book Your Trip

Follow yourfirstvisit.net on Facebook or Google+ or Twitter or Pinterest!!

August 4, 2016   No Comments

Next Week (July 30 Through August 7, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: JULY 30 TO AUGUST 7, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Disney World 7-30 to 8-7-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on August 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-11p 7/30, 9a-11p 7/31, 8a-12MN 8/1, 9a-12MN 8/2, 8a-12MN 8/3, and 9a-11p 8/4 through 8/7

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9.30p 7/30, 9a-10p 7/31, and 9a-9.30p 8/1 through 8//7

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 7/30 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 7/31 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 8/1 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 8/2 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 8/3 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 8/4 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 8/5 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 8/6 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 8/7  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p every night

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9p 7/30; 9 and 10.30p 7/31; 9p 8/1 through 8/7

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9.30p every night

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/30-8/7/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

Follow yourfirstvisit.net on Facebook or Google+ or Twitter or Pinterest

July 28, 2016   4 Comments

Next Week (July 23 Through July 31, 2016) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: JULY 23 TO JULY 31, 2016

The material below details next week’s Disney World operating hours, Extra Magic Hours, parades, and fireworks.

Disney World 7-23 to 7-31-2016 from yourfirstvisit.net

Note that typos happen, and schedules change! If something seems odd, or if you want to double check, use the calendar links near the bottom to get the latest official Disney World scoop.

For more on July 2016 at Walt Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-10p 7/23, 9a-11p 7/24, 8a-11p 7/25, 9a-12MN 7/26, 8a-11p 7/27 and 7/28, 9a-11p 7/29, 8a-11p 7/30, and 9a-11p 7/31

Epcot will be open from 9a-9p every day

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-9.30p 7/23 and 7/24, 9a-10p 7/25, 9a-9.30p 7/26, 9a-10p 7/27 to 7/29, 9a-9.30p 7/20, and 9a-10p 7/31

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-11p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

The Main Street Electrical Parade at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

Saturday 7/23 Morning:  Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 7/24 Morning:  Hollywood Studios  Evening: none

Monday 7/25 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 7/26 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 7/27 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 7/28 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 7/29 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 7/30 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Sunday 7/31  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

The Magic Kingdom:

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 10p every night

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9p 7/23 and 7/24; 9 and 10.30p 7/25; 9p 7/26; 9 and 10.30p 7/27 through 7/29; 9p 7/30; 9 and 10.30p 7/31

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 9.30p every night

Jungle Book Evening Show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 9 and 10.30p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

See Steve Soares’ site here. Click the park names at its top for show schedules.

LONG RANGE WEATHER FORECAST FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 7/23-7/31/2016

See this for forecasts.

DISCLAIMER

Everything is subject to change and typos! Check the Disney Calendars for updates and official schedules. These calendars can be found by clicking the following links:

Follow yourfirstvisit.net on Facebook or Google+ or Twitter or Pinterest

July 21, 2016   No Comments