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F A N T A S Y   R E I G N S
December 9 - 15, 2018
PARK HOURS:
SUNDAY, TUESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY 9AM-6PM
MONDAY & WEDNESDAY 9AM-10PM
SATURDAY 8AM-12AM

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS:
(RESORT GUESTS ONLY)
WEDNESDAY 10PM-12AM
FRIDAY 8AM-9AM

MICKEY'S VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS PARTY:
SUNDAY, TUESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY 7PM-12AM

NP = Not Published. These entries may not list current times.

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Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom
Become a sorcerer's apprentice! Merlin the Magician will teach you to cast magic spells. Then you'll be off to find Merlin's magic portals and defend the Magic Kingdom from an army of Disney Villians. Stop by the Firehouse near The Harmony Barber Shop or by Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe in Liberty Square to sign up.
Daily park open-one hour prior to park close(park close Sun, Tue, Thu, Fri).
UPCOMING EVENTS

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party:
December 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21.
The event is filled with jolly holiday parades, fireworks and live entertainment.

A Frozen Holiday Wish: November 4-December 31
Behold an enchanting performance to melt a frozen heart. Royal sisters Anna and Elsa lead a celebration on the Castle Forecourt Stage. Featuring special appearances by rugged mountain man Kristoff and lovable snowman Olaf, this merry-and-bright seasonal show culminates in Queen Elsa using her incredible powers to present a gift to everyone in the kingdom – transforming Cinderella Castle into a glimmering, shimmering ice palace for the holidays.

New Year's Eve (December 30 & 31): 8:00am-1:00am
Fantasy in the Sky Fireworks ­– Guests will ring in the New Year in front of Cinderella Castle with the cherished fan-favorite fireworks show that will take place Dec. 30 and 31, beginning at 11:50 p.m. Additional showings will light up the sky both nights at 6:30 p.m.
Frontierland and Tomorrowland New Year’s Celebration Dance Parties – Put on your dancing shoes and boot-scoot with a hoppin’ beat ‘til midnight in Frontierland. Or jump start the New Year with an upbeat get-together in Tomorrowland, blasting into the new year with futuristic tunes.

Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky
Fireworks will soar above Magic Kingdom Park while the air swells with patriotic melodies. The two-nights-only show starts at 9:15 p.m. on July 3 and July 4.
DJs will host dance parties in Frontierland and Tomorrowland on July 3 and July 4.
The Muppets Present…Great Moments in American History: Miss Piggy, Kermit, Fozzie Bear and friends reenact famous moments in American history – as only they can. The live show is performed daily in Liberty Square.
FUN FACT: The Liberty Bell in Liberty Square is a replica cast from the same mold of the original in Philadelphia; it was placed in Magic Kingdom Park in recognition of the bicentennial of the United States Constitution in 1987.

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party:
Select nights from late August to the end of October.
A family-friendly fright-fest in Magic Kingdom featuring a children’s parade, trick-or-treating throughout the park, face painting, and more.

MAIN STREET, U.S.A.
Dapper Dans
Barbershop Quartet on Main Street U.S.A.
Daily at 9:45 & 11:05am(not Sat), 12:05, 12:45, 3:20 & 4:10pm
Length of show: 20 minutes
NP Casey's Corner Pianist
Tickles the ivories on the snow-white upright at this soda-and-hot-dog restaurant.
Daily at 12:20, 1:30, 2:35, 3:40, 5:10, 5:55 & 6:35pm
Length of show: 20 minutes
Flag Retreat
Join us as the Security Color Guard conducts our daily ceremony with the Main Street Philharmonic and Dapper Dans.
Daily at 5:00pm
Length of show: 15 minutes
Main Street Philharmonic
12-piece brass and percussion ensemble re-creating a turn-of-the-century ambience with tunes like "Take Me Out to the Ball Game," "76 Trombones" and "Alexander's Rag Time Band."
Storybook Circus:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday at 11:30am
Main Street, U.S.A.:
Sunday-Thursday at 12:40, 2:50 & 3:50pm
Length of show: 20 minutes
NP Glass Blowing Demonstrations
Crystal Arts Shop (Daily)
See artisans form glass creations using furnace and torch techniques.

Character Greetings
NP Main Street Trolley Show
Watch these citizens pour out of the trolley to dance and sing as they welcome you to the most magical place on earth! Various stops along Main Street, U.S.A.
Sunday-Friday at 9:15, 10:05 & 11:40am
Saturday at 8:25, 9:15 & 10:00am
Length of show: 20 minutes

Disney Friends visit Town Square
Daily intermittently from park open to 1:00pm

Mickey Mouse
Town Square Theater(Fastpass)
Daily from park opening to 30 minutes prior to park closing

Tinker Bell
Town Square Theater(Fastpass)
Daily from park opening to 30 minutes prior to park closing

NP Citizens of Main Street
Meet this troupe dressed in 19th-century costumes as they interact with Guests and sometimes even sing!
Daily at 8:45(Sat), 9:45, 10:45 & 11:45am, 12:45pm
Length of show: 30 minutes

Santa Claus in Town Square
Daily 10:00am-5:00pm

ADVENTURELAND
A Pirate's Adventure ~ Treasures of the Seven Seas
Join Captain Jack on an interactive adventure—take on missions, fend off fearsome foes and bring home a treasure of yer own!
Daily 12:00pm-6:00pm

Character Greetings
Characters from Aladdin
Agrabah Bazaar
Daily intermittently 30 minutes after park opening-5:10pm

FRONTIERLAND / LIBERTY SQUARE
Characters from "Mary Poppins"
Liberty Square Gazebo
Daily intermittently 10:30am(9:40am Sat)-1:00pm
The Muppets Present...Great Moments in American History
Join Kermit and friends for hysterical, historical sketches and song outside The Hall of Presidents.
Daily at 10:00 & 11:00am(10:35am Sat), 12:00, 12:35, 1:05, 3:00, 3:40 & 4:15pm
NP Hoedown Happening
Interactive parade featuring dancers and the Country Bears. Guests are invited to participate in a square dance and a line dance. Takes place outside the Country Bear Jamboree, Prairie Outpost & Supply and Pecos Bill's Tall Tale Inn & Cafe.
Monday & Wednesday at 4:10, 5:00 & 5:45pm
Length of sets: ?? minutes
FANTASYLAND
CASTLE FORECOURT STAGE

Let the Magic Begin
A new welcome show officially opening the park for the day. A Royal Herald will appear to deliver a proclamation and welcome a few familiar characters to the stage, officially opening the park so “the magic can begin!”
Daily at 8:55am(7:55am Sat)
Length of show: 5 minutes

Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire
See Mickey and his merry makers perform alongside other popular Disney pals during this magical, musical extravaganza.
Daily at 11:00am(10:25am Sat), 12:00, 1:00, 3:15 & 4:15pm
Length of show: 25 minutes
Sign language interpreted performances Monday & Thursday at 3:15pm.
Arrive at least 15 minutes before show. Stand in the RIGHT section of the audience. Interpreters located on a platform at the base of the stage. NO SEATING.

A Frozen Holiday Wish
Behold an enchanting performance to melt a frozen heart. Royal sisters Anna and Elsa lead a celebration on the Castle Forecourt Stage. Featuring special appearances by rugged mountain man Kristoff and lovable snowman Olaf, this merry-and-bright seasonal show culminates in Queen Elsa using her incredible powers to present a gift to everyone in the kingdom – transforming Cinderella Castle into a glimmering, shimmering ice palace for the holidays.
Nightly at 6:15pm
Sign language interpreted performances Monday & Thursday.
Arrive at least 15 minutes before show. Stand in the RIGHT section of the audience. Interpreters located on a platform at the base of the stage. NO SEATING.


Royal Majesty Makers
Led by retired knight Sir Sterling and royal etiquette expert Lady Llewellyn, the Royal Majesty Makers also include squire extraordinaire Tobias and flirtatious lady-in-waiting Bridget. They may be found in the Castle Courtyard, conducting Knight School, delivering invitations to a royal ball, leading royal dances or even playing a game of “Sir Sterling Says.”
Sunday-Friday at 9:50, 10:50 & 11:50am, 12:50 & 1:50pm
Saturday at 8:50, 9:50, 10:50 & 11:50am, 12:50pm
Length of show: 25 minutes
Character Greetings
Disney Princesses Princess Fairytale Hall(Fastpass)
Cinderella and Elena daily from park opening to 30 minutes prior to park closing
Rapunzel and Tiana daily from park opening to 30 minutes prior to park closing

Merida from Disney•Pixar's Brave Fairy Tale Garden
Daily intermittently 9:15am(8:30am Sat)-5:30pm(5:45pm Mon, Wed, Sat)

NP Characters from Alice in Wonderland Near Mad Tea Party
Daily from 9:20am(8:20am Sat) to 10:55am

NP Meet Winnie the Pooh and Tigger at The Thotful Spot
Daily intermittently 10:45am-5:30pm(7:00pm Mon, Wed, Sat)

Classic Disney Characters in Pete's Silly Sideshow
In Storybook Circus, meet some of the Big Top's biggest stars including Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck, Donald Duck and Goofy.
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 9:30am to 4:30pm
Monday, Wednesday & Saturday from 10:00am to 7:30pm

Meet Ariel in Ariel's Grotto
Daily from park opening to 30 minutes before park closing

NP Meet Gaston in Gaston's Tavern Courtyard
Daily from 10:00am to 4:30pm

NP Characters from the Disney Classic Peter Pan
Outside Peter Pan's Flight
Daily intermittently 12:00pm-3:30pm

TOMORROWLAND
Character Greetings - "Out of This World Friends"
Buzz Lightyear at the Carousel of Progress
Daily intermittently 10:00am-4:15pm(4:45pm Mon, Wed, Sat)

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Parades & Nighttime Spectaculars

Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade
Begins in Frontierland
Daily* at 2:00pm
*Saturday also 11:00am
Length of show: 12 minutes
A tribute to New Fantasyland, featuring nearly 100 performers telling the stories of “Frozen”, “Brave”, “Peter Pan,” “Sleeping Beauty,” and other Disney and Pixar films. Classic Disney characters like Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse highlight parade floats, some of which measure up to 26 feet tall and 90 feet long.
Sign language interpreted performances Monday & Thursday.
Arrive at least 20 minutes in advance. Stand in the area in front of the Liberty Bell replica near The Hall of Presidents. See a host or hostess. NO SEATING.

Happily Ever After Fireworks
Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at 9:00pm
Length of show: 18 minutes
Happily Ever After starts with a dream… and takes you on an unforgettable journey that captures the heart, humor and heroism of many favorite Disney animated films.

Once Upon A Time
Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at 9:45pm
Length of show: 14 minutes
Delight in a spellbinding nighttime show that brings Cinderella Castle to life with projections of beloved Disney scenes and characters.

NP Electrical Water Pageant
Nightly at 10:35pm
Length of show: 15 minutes
Amaze your eyes during this aquatic parade of multicolored fish, turtles, whales, stars and flags. Watch as it floats by the WDW Resort hotels nestled around the Seven Seas Lagoon and Bay Lake. Just head down to the Resort's beach area for a great view. Passing by the Polynesian at 9:00pm, Grand Floridian at 9:15pm, Wilderness Lodge at 9:30pm, Fort Wilderness at 9:45, the Contemporary at 10:15pm and the Magic Kingdom at 10:35pm.

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