We, 20 of us,are coming to WDW during Thanksgiving 2011. Originally, for a family reunion, we recently lost my oldest sister unexpectedly.We were going to cancel, but decided, to continue trip to Celebrate her life. Is there anything special to celebrate l
- Asked by Terry from TX on 7/30/2011
My sincere condolences to you and your family. I think it shows great family strength to turn such a tragedy into a celebration of life!
One thing that comes to mind is having the family do all of your sister's favorite attractions... read more
I was just informed today by a Disney rep that January 2012 is the last of the grand gathering experiences and nothing relating to a grand gathering will be offered after that. what activities do you suggest as I am planning a reunion there in 2012?
- Asked by Anne Marie from NY on 7/31/2011
Hello Anne Marie,
While I was never fortunate enough to take part in a Grand Gathering, I was surprised to hear the Grand Gatherings experiences would no longer be offered at Disney as of late January. But there are still a ton of other magical... read more
We have a group of 22 going in Jan 1212, all staying at the Boardwalk Villas. We are thinking of doing a Grand Gathering event, but I can't find the prices listed anywhere. Could you point me in the right direction?
- Asked by Teresia from IL on 6/24/2011
I don't know of any official Disney site that provides the prices for Grand Gathering events, but for a general sense of the cost of particular events, I would head over to an unofficial Disney site, wdwinfo.com and search for... read more
We are a party of 14 travelling from september 17 till september 24th, 2011. Our idea is to do MK on sunday 18th, AK on 19th, Epcot on 20th, free day on 21, HS on 22th and epcot on 23rd to celebrate my moms b-day. will be hot at that time?
- Asked by Alejandra on 6/8/2011
Wow, what a big group! Your itinerary looks good and it will be fun to celebrate your Mom's birthday at EPCOT!
As for the weather, yes, it will likely still be pretty hot during your visit. Daytime temps in Walt Disney World in... read more
I want to shop the make-your-own-ears shop and pre-purchse ears for my famiy and have them waiting when we arrive. Is that possible? If so where can I see the "ear" options?
- Asked by Lisa from WV on 5/31/2011
I'm not sure that the "make your own ears" can be pre-ordered. If it can be done, Walt Disney World's Merchandise & Gift Services is the group to contact. Please call 1-877-560-6477. Their offices are... read more