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Live Stream of Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade to Air Sunday, December 6

If you aren't able to make it to the Walt Disney World Resort to celebrate the holidays, don't be sad. Tomorrow night you can catch a live stream of Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade and Holiday Wishes on the Disney Parks Blog.

Filming of the 2015 Disney Parks Unforgettable Christmas Celebration Completed

The filming of the 2015 Disney Parks Unforgettable Christmas Celebration was completed over the course of three days earlier this month at the Magic Kingdom. Stars on hand for the taping included Reba McEntire, Ariana Grande, and more.

Santa Claus Has Arrived at Disney Springs

Santa Claus is coming to town! Actually he's already in town at Santa's Chalet in Disney Springs just across from Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop. Guests can visit Old St. Nick every day between now and December 24.

Exclusive Merchandise Available at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

If you're making plans to attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party this holiday season at the Magic Kingdom you'll want to check out the special party-specific merchandise. This year's merchandise includes apparel, pins, and more.

Disney Food Blog Announces Grand Launch of the ‘DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays 2015’ E-book

The Christmas decorations are up at the Magic Kingdom and this weekend marks the first Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party of the year, so it must be holiday time at the Walt Disney World Resort! If you're making plans to visit for the holidays you'll want to have a great planning tool to help you make the most of your visit.

Holidays Around the World Begins at Epcot on November 27

November is just a couple days away and that means there are only a few weeks until the winter holiday season kicks off. Epcot's Holidays Around the World is scheduled to begin Friday, November 27 and runs through December 30.

Full List of Narrators Announced for this Year’s Candlelight Processional Performances

The holiday season is quickly approaching and Disney recently announced the full list of narrators for this year's Candlelight Processional performances at Epcot. The Candlelight Processional features a re-telling of the Christmas story with celebrity narrators, a choir, the Walt Disney World orchestra, and Christmas songs.

‘Holidays at Disney Springs’ to Include Family Favorites and New Holiday Fun

The holiday season at the Walt Disney World Resort will include the newly-named 'Holidays at Disney Springs.' As Downtown Disney's transformation to Disney Springs continues, guests will have a chance to experience favorite holiday events and even some new additions.

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Starting November 8

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party returns to the Magic Kingdom this fall for 20 select nights starting November 8 and running through December 18. Tickets are available for this hard-ticket special event that includes festive decorations, holiday fireworks, and more.

Tickets On Sale Now for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

If you're making plans for a fall or early winter trip to the Walt Disney World Resort and you have plans to attend a special holiday party, today is your lucky day. Tickets for both Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party are now on sale.

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Meet Father Christmas At Epcot International Festival of the Holidays

At Epcot's World showcase guests can experience a world tour holiday traditions in a single afternoon. The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays offers sights, sounds, and tastes of holiday mythology and lore from the 11 countries that are represented around the lagoon. In the United Kingdom Father Christmas takes the stage to delight young and old alike with customs from the British Isles.

The Gingerbread Academy At Disney's BoardWalk Inn & Villas

My family has spent a lot of time at Walt Disney World and we know that the holidays are an especially wonderful time to travel. One of our favorite activities outside of the Parks this time of year is to go hotel hopping to see the amazing gingerbread displays. No treat is quite as quintessentially Christmas a gingerbread, and as with everything Disney - they do it with style.

Another 5 Reasons To Love Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is a special hard ticket event at the Magic Kingdom. On select nights in November and December the Park closes early to the general public and guests with party tickets get the run of the Park. Most folks know that festive time is full of unique holiday shows, glittering fireworks, a wonderful parade, but that just scratches the surface of the fun. We're sharing another 5 reasons to love Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party.

Say Buon Natale To Italy’s Offerings For Epcot International Festival of the Holidays

The world is full of beautiful traditions during the winter holidays, with rich stories and traditions that weave a tapestry of holiday delights. Where else but Epcot can you experience the world's holiday traditions in one place than at the 11 World Showcase pavilions. The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays surrounds guests with vivid experiences in sights, sounds, and taste that create special and magical holiday memories.

A Glorious Celebration Of Christmas: Epcot’s Candlelight Processional

One of the most loved events of the holiday season at Walt Disney World is the Candlelight Processional at the American Gardens Theater in Epcot. Each night between now and December 30th, a revolving cast of celebrity narrators will offer guests a glorious retelling of the biblical Christmas story, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and a magnificent mass choir. Happening three times per night, the Candlelight Processional takes place at 5:00, 6:45, 8:15 p.m. and is included with your admission to the Epcot Theme Park.

Six Walt Disney World Things I'm Thankful For

There is not a time in my memory that I wasn't a Disney traveler. I raised my kids on Disney trips, just like my parents took me, and their parents took them to Disneyland. Walt Disney World, and the opportunities that it has given me, are things that I am truly thankful for. While it's easy to be nostalgic and emotional about Disney, I also know that there are many very quantifiable reasons that my diverse family keeps returning to Disney Parks over and over again. Below are six Walt Disney World things that I am exceptionally thankful for.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Gift Guide

Is the force strong in your family? Is the most exciting thing about this holiday season for you the long awaited release of Star Wars" The Last Jedi? Well if this sounds a lot like you, then we've got a gift guide that will deliver a whole galaxy of fun.

A Holiday Flurry Of Fun At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

There's a flurry of fun going on at Disney's Hollywood Studios, so grab the gang and head down Hollywood Boulevard into a wonderland of Holiday excitement. Let's take a look at what's going on during this spectacular season!

10 Things To See During The Holidays At Walt Disney World

Holidays at Walt Disney World are right around the corner and I'm looking forward to a variety of exciting activities! It's a fan favorite time of year when the property is decorated with seasonal lights and trim to go along with the bustling activities. Read on to learn 10 exciting things to see during the holidays at Disney.

Ferrytale Fireworks: A Sparkling Dessert Cruise! Returns December 1

Ferrytale Fireworks: A Sparkling Dessert Cruise! returns December 1 to the Seven Seas Lagoon and will run on select nights through January 28, 2018. The December cruise dates will feature a special holiday theme for desserts and fireworks.