What's Happening at Walt Disney World this christmas 2023?

With NEW holiday events at WDW,  here are the things to make time for this year for Christmas at Disney World  

New Holiday Foods at Festival Kitchens, Storytellers across the World Showcase and the Olaf Scavenger Hunt Game. November 24 to December 30, 2023

EPCOT Festival of Holidays

–Olaf’s Holiday Tradition Expedition Scavenger Hunt Game –Holiday Storytellers in each country –Holiday Cookie Stroll –Performances

This year's theme for the Gingerbread Carousel at Beach Club is DUCKTALES! Be sure  to stop by and see it. 

Gingerbread Carousel at Disney's Beach Club

NEW Celebrity Speakers, and Dining Package Options are on the list. Check out the lineup at EPCOT for times and details, of this reading of the Nativity Story. 

CAndlelight Processional

Mickey's Very Merry christmas Party

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is a special ticket event at Magic Kingdom Park. November 9- December 22, 2023

– Mickey's Most Merriest Celebration Minnie's Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Show – Once Upon a Christmastime Parade

Disney Jollywood Nights

Offered select evenings at Hollywood Studios, this Glitz and Glam event offers unique entertainment . November 11- December 20, 2023

– What's This? Spirited Singalong – Disney Holidays in Hollywood  – Twilight Soiree at the Tip Top Club  – Jazzy Holidays  – Jingle Bell Jingle BAM! – Holiday Fiesta En La Calle Street Fair

Head to Disney's Grand Floridian Resort for Gingerbread Treats and to see the House and Legacy Tree! 

grand floridian Gingerbread House

Jingle cruise on the jungle cruise

Head to Magic Kingdom for Christmas Puns at the Jungle Cruise, dressed up for the holidays

Merry Menagerie at Animal Kingdom

See the Tree of Life Wintry Edition and the Merry Menagerie puppets at Animal Kingdom for the Holidays

New Holiday Treats across the parks, resorts and Disney Springs. 

Disney Christmas Foodie Guide 

christmas dinner at disney world

Christmas Meals at Disney World can be found at select restaurants at Disney World. Check out the list!

This ride at EPCOT gets dressed up with Christmas Lights, as it showcases foods in the greenhouse harvested for Festival of Holidays.

Merry & Bright Nights on Living with the Land

Head to the Disney Deluxe Resorts to see elaborate decorations, gingerbread houses, and grab treats. 

christmas at the resorts

Be sure to plan ahead to make the most of your Disney Christmas Vacation Trip. 

visiting disney for christmas