Drum with Taarji, as he celebrates the customs of Ramadan and Ashura.
Spend a moment with jolly Father Christmas, as he makes traditions from Christmas past just as fun today!
See Nowell, a Canadian lumberjack, as he tells of his journey to find Santa at Christmastime.
'Joyful! A Gospel Celebration of the Season'
- November 23 to December 30 2012. Showtimes are daily at 1:15pm, 2:15pm, 3:15pm and 4:15pm
New Years Eve
IllumiNations Peace on Earth edition 6:30pm
IllumiNations New Years Eve edition 11:40pm
Detailed overview of Holidays at the Magic Kingdom
Celebrate the Season
Part of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party on event nights from November 5 to December 20 2013
- Available to park day guests from December 21 2013 to December 31 2013
Cinderella's Holiday Wish
- Nightly from November 5 2013 to December 31 2013 at 6:15pm
- Part of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party from November 8 to December 20 2013
- Available to park day guests from December 21 2013 to December 30 2013 (without perimeter fireworks)
Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade
- Part of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party on event nights from November 8 to December 20 2013
- Available to park day guests from December 21 2013 to December 31 2013, at 12:30pm and 3:30pm.
Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party
- Select days from November 8 to December 31 2013
New Years Eve
Wishes at 8:30pm
Fantasy in the Sky Fireworks Dec 30 and Dec 31 at 11:50pm
Festival of the Seasons
You can meet Santa at his chalet in the Marketplace, near to World of Disney from November 15 to November 29 2013, 5pm to 10pm, then November 29 to December 24 midday to 10pm. Santa Goofy takes over from December 25 to December 29, 3pm to 10pm.
- Daily musical groups
Walt Disney World Resorts
New Year's Eve Dining
At Epcot World Showcase:
- Biergarten Restaurant in Germany is offering both lunch and dinner celebrations;
- La Hacienda de San Angel in Mexico is offering a New Year’s Eve dinner;
- Le Cellier Steakhouse in Canada has three seatings;
- Monsieur Paul in France starts celebrating at noon with seatings throughout the day and evening.
- In the Magic Kingdom, Tomorrowland Terrace will feature a New Year’s Eve fireworks dinner and dessert party.
In the resorts, special dining for ringing in the New Year is planned at:
- Disney’s BoardWalk – Flying Fish Cafe
- Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Citricos, Victoria & Albert’s and Narcoossee’s
- Disney’s Contemporary Resort – California Grill and Chef Mickey’s (New Year’s Day brunch)
- Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Boma – Flavors of Africa (New Year’s Day breakfast)
- Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Whispering Canyon Cafe (Lunch and dinner)
For information and reservations, call 407/WDW-DINE.