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.



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Next Week (February 25 Through March 5, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: FEBRUARY 25 TO MARCH 5, 2017

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

For more on February 2017 at Disney World, see this, and for more on March, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/25/-3/5/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-11p 2/25 through 2/27, 9a-9p 2/28 through 3/2, 9a-10p 3/3, 9a-11p 3/4, and 9a-9p 3/5

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-8p 2/18 every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/25-3/5/17

Saturday 2/25 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/26  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 2/27 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 2/28 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 3/1 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 3/2 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 3/3 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: none

Saturday 3/4 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 3/5  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/25-3/5/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/25-3/5/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 9p 2/25; 8p 2/26 through 3/2; 9p 3/3 and 3/4; 8p 3/5

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p 2/25 through 3/4; 8p 3/5

Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 7.15p 22/25, 2/26, 2/28, 3/2, 3/4 and 3/5

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/25-3/5/17

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

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February 23, 2017   No Comments

Next Week (February 18 Through February 26, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: FEBRUARY 18 TO FEBRUARY 26, 2017

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

For more on February 2017 at Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/18/-2/26/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-12Mn 2/18 and 2/19, 9a-11p 2/20 and 2/21, 9a-10p 2/22 through 2/24, and 9a-11p 2/25 and 2/26

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p 2/18 and 2/19, 9a-7p 2/20, 9a-8p 2/21 and 2/22, 9a-7p 2/23, and 9a-8p 2/24 through 2/26

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-8p 2/18 through 2/26

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/18-2/26/17

Saturday 2/18 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/19  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 2/20 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 2/21 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 2/22 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 2/23 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 2/24 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 2/25 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/26  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/18-2/26/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/18-2/26/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom: 9p 2/18 and 2/19; 8p 2/20 and 2/21; 9p 2/22 through 2/25; 8p 2/26

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p 2/18, 2/19, 2/21, 2/22, and 2/24 through 2/26

Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 7.15 and 8.30p 2/18 and 2/19; 7.15p 2/21, 2/23, 2/25 and 2/26

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/18-2/26/17

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

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February 16, 2017   No Comments

Next Week (February 11 Through February 19, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: FEBRUARY 11 TO FEBRUARY 19, 2017

Update: Rivers of Light is showing twice on 2/18 and 2/19, at 7.15 and 8.30p.

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

Disney World 2-11 to 2-19-2017 from yourfirstvisit.net

For more on February 2017 at Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/11/-2/19/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-11p 2/11, 9a-10p 2/12, 9a-9p 2/13, 9a-8p 2/14 through 2/16, 9a-11p 2/17, and 8a-12Mn 2/18 and 2/19

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-7.30p 2/11 and 9a-8p 2/12 through 2/19

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/11-2/19/17

Saturday 2/11 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/12  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 2/13 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 2/14 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 2/15 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 2/16 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 2/17 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 2/18 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/19  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/11-2/19/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/11-2/19/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom:  9p 2/11; 8p 2/12 through 2/16; 9p 2/17 through 2/19

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p every night

Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: 7.15p 2/17; 7.15 and 8.30p 2/18 and 2/19

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/11-2/19/17

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

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February 9, 2017   No Comments

Next Week (February 4 Through February 12, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: FEBRUARY 4 TO FEBRUARY 12, 2017

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

Disney World 2-4 to 2-12-2017 from yourfirstvisit.net

For more on February 2017 at Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/4/-2/12/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-11p 2/4, 9a-10p 2/5, 9a-9p 2/6, 9a-8p 2/7 through 2/9, 9a-10p 2/10, 9a-11p 2/11, and 9a-10p 2/12

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-7.30p 2/4 through 2/11 and 9a-8p 2/12

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/4-2/12/17

Saturday 2/4 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/5  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 2/6 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 2/7 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 2/8 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 2/9 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 2/10 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 2/11 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/12  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/4-2/12/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/4-2/12/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom:  9p 2/4; 8p 2/5 through 2/10; 9p 2/11; 8p 2/12

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 2/4-2/12/17

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

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February 2, 2017   No Comments

Next Week (January 28 Through February 5, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: JANUARY 28 TO FEBRUARY 5, 2017

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

Disney World 1-28 to 2-5-17 from yourfirstvisit.net

For more on January 2017 at Disney World, see this, and for more on February, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/28/-2/5/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 8a-12MN 1/28, 9a-11p 1/29, 9a-9p 1/30, 9a-80 1/31 to 2/2, 9a-10p 2/3, 9a-11p 2/4, and 9a-10p 2/5

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-7.30p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/28-2/5/17

Saturday 1/28 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 1/29  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 1/30 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 1/31 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 2/1 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 2/2 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 2/3 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 2/4 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 2/5  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/28-2/5/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/28-2/5/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom:  9p 1/28; 10p 1/29; 8p 1/30 through 2/3; 9p 2/4; 8p 2/5

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/28-2/5/17

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

The 2017 easy Guide

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January 27, 2017   No Comments

Next Week (January 21 Through January 29, 2017) at Walt Disney World

DISNEY WORLD NEXT WEEK: JANUARY 21 TO JANUARY 29, 2017

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

Disney World 1-21 to 1-29-2017 from yourfirstvisit..net

For more on January 2017 at Disney World, see this.

OPERATING HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/21/-1/29/17

The Magic Kingdom will be open from 9a-11p 1/21, 9a-10p 1/22, 9a-8p 1/23, 9a-9p 1/24, 9a-8p 1/25 and 1/26, 9a-9p 1/27, 8a-12MN 1/28, and 9a-11p 1/29

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

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be open 9a-8p every day

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be open 9a-7.30p every day

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/21-1/29/17

Saturday 1/21 Morning:  Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 1/22  Morning:  Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Monday 1/23 Morning: Animal Kingdom  Evening: none

Tuesday 1/24 Morning: none Evening:  Epcot

Wednesday 1/25 Morning: none  Evening:  Magic Kingdom

Thursday 1/26 Morning: Epcot Evening: none

Friday 1/27 Morning:  Magic Kingdom Evening: Hollywood Studios

Saturday 1/28 Morning: Animal Kingdom Evening: none

Sunday 1/29  Morning: Hollywood Studios Evening: none

Mickey and Minnie Festival of Fantasy Afternoon Parade from yourfirstvisit.netPARADES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/21-1/29/17

The Magic Kingdom: Afternoon Festival of Fantasy Parade: 3p every day

FIREWORKS AND EVENING SHOWS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/21-1/29/17

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom:  10p 1/21; 9p 1/22 8p 1/23 through 1/27; 9p 1/28; and 10p 1/29

IllumiNations at Epcot: 9p every night

Fantasmic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7p every night

Star Wars Show and Fireworks at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: 7.45p every night

Wishes at the Magic Kingdom from yourfirstvisit.net

SHOW SCHEDULES FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD 1/21-1/29/17

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

The 2017 easy Guide

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January 19, 2017   No Comments