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5 Can’t Miss Entertainment Offerings at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Walt Disney World

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is a separate ticketed event held on select nights at Magic Kingdom theme park in November and December from 7 pm to 12 am. Prices for this event begin at $85 to $105 plus tax, per person. Prices depend on the date of the party and advance purchase prices are often cheaper. There are also discounts for Military and Annual Passholders on select nights. The party includes access to the attractions, free hot cocoa and cookies, character meet and greets, as well as many special entertainment options you will not want to miss! Some of these options can only be seen during the Christmas parties while others are featured during the week of Christmas. However many guests will not have the opportunity to spend Christmas at Walt Disney World. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party provides two months of opportunities to see these great Christmas entertainment offerings.  Read on to find out about the 5 can’t miss entertainment offerings you won’t want to miss at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.


5 – Frozen Holiday Wish

Princess Anna and Queen Elsa present this holiday show on the Castle Forecourt Stage. This features our favorite snowman friend, Olaf and our mountain man, Kristoff. Elsa uses her special powers to transform Cinderella’s Castle into a beautiful ice palace as a gift to all people of this Kingdom. This show attracts large crowds, so be sure to check the event guide and try to get a spot early. The closer you are to the stage the easier it will be to see Anna and Elsa.  Over 200,000 LED lights adorn Cinderella’s Castle in this breathtaking display. The lights will remain on all evening so you will have a chance to see them even if you do not see the show.  The lights make for stunning photographs of Cinderella’s Castle so be sure to bring your camera. This show begins at 8:15 pm.

4 – Totally Tomorrowland Christmas

This show takes place at the Rockettower Plaza Stage in Tomorrowland and can only be seen during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Parties. Mike Wazowski from Monsters Inc. hosts this show as he and his friends Buzz Lightyear and Stitch travel across the galaxy on a mission to find Santa. This musical revue has lots of great dance numbers and a finale that is “out of this world!” This show is offered several times each night of the party at 7:45 pm, 8:35 pm, 9:25 pm, 10:45 pm, and 11:35 pm.

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3 – Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration

Mickey and his pals invite their friends over for an unforgettable Christmas party filled with classic and contemporary holiday music, lively dancing and singing, and seasonal festivities and fun!

Here is the story behind the stage joy:

Mickey is thrilled that the holidays are here, and he knows the only way to make this season more special, is to share it with friends. So he’s throwing a Most Merriest Celebration and inviting lots of Disney pals—and you—to join the festive fun!

Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, and Pluto are dropping by dressed in their Christmas best. Peter Pan is flying in from Never Land, Alice and the White Rabbit are hurrying over from Wonderland and Woody and Jessie from Toy Story are galloping in for this holiday ho ho hoedown. Plus, Snow White and Dopey, Pinocchio, Jiminy Cricket and many more surprise guests will be stopping by.

This joyous performance is the perfect yuletide treat to share with your family. You’ll hear favorite Characters ring and sing in the holidays with carols old and new—more than a dozen delightful songs in all! You’ll witness the splendor of Cinderella Castle—aglow with enchanting and ever-changing holiday illuminations. And you’ll feel the warmth and wonder of the season as this unforgettable performance is Christmas-wrapped up in one sensational, snowy, show-stopping finale.

You can see this show at 7:40 pm, 9:25 pm, 10:30 pm, and 11:55 pm.


2 – Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmastime Parade

This Festive Parade is one of the highlights of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. This parade features festive holiday music and some of your favorite characters decked out in their holiday best.  You can expect to see Mickey and Minnie, Goofy, Anna and Elsa, Olaf, Pooh and Tiger, and the Seven Dwarfs as they dance down the street with Elves, and Gingerbread men.  The parade concludes with Santa Claus aboard his sleigh wishing Christmas cheer to all! This parade is typically presented twice during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. It begins in Frontierland and ends on Main Street U.S.A.  Parade times are 8:30 pm and 11:00 pm. It is recommended to catch the second parade showing as it is typically less crowded than the first.

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1 – Holiday Wishes: Celebrate the Spirit of the Season Nighttime Spectacular

Holiday Wishes is a special nighttime spectacular where the sky above Cinderella’s Castle is lit up with holiday cheer. This special holiday version of Wishes is hosted by Jiminy Cricket, this show reminds us all that during the holidays our home is where our heart is. The finale even features artificial snow! You will not want to miss this beautiful music and fireworks display! Holiday Wishes is at 10 pm.

You won’t want to miss these great entertainment offerings during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party! With all the great holiday entertainment featured during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, you may not find time to ride the attractions or take part in the other great offerings during the party. If you’ve seen any of these shows, which is your favorite?

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About Jenn S

Jenn is a Pennsylvania native whose love of Disney caused her to move to the Sunshine State. As a child her family visited Walt Disney World every year on vacation and now that she calls Orlando home she frequents the Disney parks often. Jenn loves all the wonderful dining experiences on property and can't wait to try anything new. In her free time she loves spending time with friends, cooking and visiting other Orlando attractions and restaurants.