I'm bringing an autistic 9 yr old and want to know how long to spend in Epcot and animal kingdom as he gets bored easily! And do I need to book in advance to get them done up as a pirate? Thanks
- Asked by Amanda on 2/11/2013
Epcot is one of my favorite parks and I love to be absorbed in the scenic images of each country in World Showcase, not to mention shopping there. To my younger children it does not hold their attention quite as well as the... read more
Hi Mona Leigh,
We want to take our two year old to Disney World. What is the best time of year to go? We don't have school schedules to contend with.
- Asked by Barry on 8/2/2013
I remember taking our daughter to Walt Disney World when she was very young and we did not need to contend with school schedules. This gives you a great amount of flexibility. Overall, I would suggest going when most children are in... read more
How long should you give yourself to go round all six Disney parks.
- Asked by steve on 2/9/2014
Hi Steve, Thanks for stopping by the Disney Parks Moms Panel. When you say, "all six Disney parks," I am assuming you mean the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Typhoon Lagoon, and Blizzard Beach. How much... read more
My family will be visiting WD Feb 1-8 and it will be our first family vacation to Disney. I'm just wondering what we can expect for crowds and wait times for rides? We aren't staying on the property so we don't have access to FP+
- Asked by Jen from WI on 1/16/2014
Hi, Jen! I’m so happy to hear you’re planning your family’s first vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort, and February is a wonderful month to visit. Crowds tend to be lighter, hotel prices are generally lower, and the Orlando... read more
We heard that Disney has discontinued its use of GAC passes. I have a 9 year old with Autism and this pass has made it possible for us to enjoy Disney. Without it he won't make it an hour. Is there any other program available? If so how does it work?
- Asked by devon from GA on 9/25/2013
Not to worry!
There is a very informative post on Disney Parks Blog which details the latest information about the new Disney Parks Disability Access Service Card, which is effective as of October 9th, 2013.
While the Service is... read more