I see from all the Q&A that both September and October are good times to visit WDW. September rates are part of the value season and October is the regular season. Does this mean the crowds are heavier in October?
- Asked by Ayse from TX on 2/22/2008
The crowds probably are slightly worse in October than September, but the weather is slightly better in October than September. So, which of these months to go in depends a bit on what your priorities are. I'd feel quite comfortable in saying that... read more
Hi Ca'Sandra! My family and I usually go to WDW in Sept, but couldn't this yr. We are looking at going the week after Easter in April 2013. Are crowds really that bad during that time?
- Asked by Faith from GA on 10/4/2012
Thank you for the direct question! March and April can be tricky because it is Spring Break and Easter. I've only visited during the last week of April and the crowds were very doable. However, this is coming from... read more
What attractions close when it rains? Any suggestions for what to do on a rainy day at the parks? We are going next week (!) and it looks like rain.
- Asked by Janet from MD on 1/30/2008
I've been there when it rains, and for the most part the parks do remain open. There are times when the attractions do shut down, but only when the safety of the attraction is compromised. There are many attractions that are indoors, and... read more
I understand that the week AFTER Christmas is one of the busiest weeks of the year. However, I am a little confused about the week BEFORE christmas. Is it a much slower time of the year?
- Asked by Christine from FL on 9/11/2009
The Christmas holiday is definitely one of the busiest times at Disney World. The holiday period between Christmas and New Years is typically a capacity crowd and the lines and waits will be at a maximum.
We have visited a... read more
my Daughter and I will be at the world Feb 25 thru march 3rd and was wondering what the crowds will be like.We were there nlast March at spring break and Magic Kingdom was so crowded we stayed just half the day and didnt see half the park.
- Asked by Robert from WI on 12/11/2011
Hello, Robert! Welcome to the Moms Panel!
I am so sorry that the crowds were so overwhelming on your last visit. Spring Break was exactly the problem since this is the time that families are able to travel without having to miss school. The... read more