It’s no secret that Disney World is a magical place but during the holiday season Disney is able to add even more magic.

Everywhere you look Disney, has lights strung and gingerbread men baking. The events that Disney has going on are something no one wants to miss and most of them are included with basic park admission.


Starting with Disney’s Hollywood Studios, this will be Dec. 20 and the last year the park will be hosting the famous Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights show. This show is located inside the Streets of American and start at dusk and end when the park closes. This is the last year those who are interested will be able to see the family’s collection of lights and will be running every night until Jan. 3, 2016.

Another notable Disney world event Would be Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. This event is included in after hours admittance to Magic Kingdom and includes free hot chocolate and cookies all through out the park. This is where you will be able to see Elsa and Olaf light up the castle and a special parade going through the park. Tickets start at $74 and allow you to enter the park as early as 4 p.m.

Not able to make it to MVMCP? Well, guests can still enjoy some of the fun by attending Magic Kingdom During normal operating hours and enjoy the Jingle Cruise.

Not all the holiday fun is inside Disney World parks. Each hotel this year will be hosting their own ginger bread house that everyone is welcome to come and visit. This is where guests can buy their own mini version of the ginger bread house. Guests who may be a little hungry and the delicious aroma gets to them can purchase a gingerbread cookie to eat while seeing the sights.

No matter where guests go on Disney World property they will encounter the holiday season Disney Style! For more information and to learn what activities are happening at the other parks not mentioned in this article, please visit the Disney World Holiday Events website.

Photo: Megan Robinson