Walt disney world tips

Don’t miss Big Top Treats in Fantasyland

Probably my favorite store in the whole of Walt Disney World. The chocolate pineapple & strawberries are superb.

Celebrate the best birthday ever at Walt Disney World

Are you celebrating a birthday when at Walt Disney World? Visit our Guide to Birthdays at Walt Disney World. Note not all services are available currently.

Don’t miss the new attractions coming in October

To celebrate the start of the 50th birthday celebrations, some big new attractions are coming to the resort. Top of our list are:

  • Disney Enchantment a new nighttime spectacular at the Magic Kingdom.
  • Harmonious at Epcot which is billed as the biggest nighttime show Disney ahs ever produced.
  • Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure will open in Epcot. It has been delayed by over one year but it is going to be a big crowd pleaser.

Walt Disney World is 50 in 2021!

The festivities will start on October 1st and will run for 18 months. Disney is calling the 50th birthday celebrations “The World’s Most Magical Celebration.”  Visit our Guide to the 50th Birthday celebrations to learn more about what is happening.

Don’t push or poke characters!

You can’t meet characters at the moment, but hopefully, you soon will. When you can, make sure the kids don’t poke them! Seriously it does happen, often by adults, and it isn’t nice.

Don’t forget the important Hollywood Studios reservations

Do you want to have a drink at Oga’s Cantina in Galaxy’s Edge? Or do you want to build a droid or lightsaber? You need to secure a reservation for the following:-

  • Oga’s Cantina
  • Droid Depot
  • Savi’s Workshop – Handbuilt Lightsabers Guests may make reservations for dining and other experiences up to 60 days in advance. In addition, Disney Resort hotel Guests can make reservations up to 60 days in advance plus the length of their stay (up to 10 days). Visit My Disney Experience for further information.

Your favorite might return soon!

It seems almost inevitable that changes will continue to happen throughout 2021. Make sure you don’t miss out if suddenly a show reopens. Keep checking My Disney Experience for all the latest information.

Arrive early to avoid storms

Mornings are cooler & you can avoid those daily summer afternoon storms during the summer. Also, if the weather turns bad, you should have a Plan B.

How to be the rebel spy on Star Tours

I have no idea if this is true. Apparently, if you don’t put your 3D glasses on until the ride starts, you have an increased chance of being picked.

If you are park hopping you can’t ride Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Are you planning to ride Rise of the Resistance? You must have a Disney Park pass for Hollywood Studios to join the virtual queue! Guests who are park Hopping are not able to book a reservation.