UA-36047796-1 What to Do at Disney: December 2014

Monday, December 22, 2014

Mobile Payments at Disney World Starting Christmas Eve

Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida will begin accepting Apple Pay and Google Wallet this Christmas Eve, December 24th. The mobile payments can be used to buy tickets, order from fast food restaurants, and shop at stores. Cash and credit cards will still be needed at table service restaurants. How do you feel about paying by phone?

Thursday, December 18, 2014

New Restaurant on Disney Boardwalk

Trattoria al Forno is now open where Kouzzina used to be on Disney's boardwalk in Orlando, Florida. The restaurant offers Italian dishes as well as beef and seafood. The restaurant offers an 100% Italian wine list. Read more about the restaurant at

Hours are:
7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Register Tomorrow for Disney's Expedition Everest Challenge

This night race at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida May 1 and 2, 2015 includes an obstacle course during the run and a scavenger hunt after the run. If you're not good at solving clues or don't want to admit defeat to a volunteer (who will help with the answers), you may just wind up exhausted. Ride some of the rides (if you're not too tired at Animal Kingdom) after running.

Monday, December 8, 2014

Ariana Grande at Magic Kingdom in Disney World for Parade Taping

Ariana Grande is scheduled to be at Magic Kingdom today for the taping of Disney World's Frozen Christmas Celebration parade. If you have tickets to Magic Kingdom, you can watch the taping of the parade while you are there! The theme of the parade is based on the movie Frozen. Look for the parade going down Main Street USA and near Cinderella Castle. Other singers you may see are Lexi Walker and Alex & Sierra.

The Frozen Christmas Celebration parade will air on television at 9 a.m. December 25th on ABC.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Reserve a Table at Citricos Restaurant at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa to Meet Cinderella

Do you have a little one who would love to meet Cinderella? Or get an autograph with another Disney princess? Cinderella and other Disney princesses will be at Citricos Restaurant beginning January 8, 2015 while Cinderella's Royal Table closes for renovations. Call to make a reservation: 407-WDW-DINE

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Reservations Open to WDW Passholders and Disney Vacation Club Members for Dining with Cinderella

Are you a WDW Passholder or Disney Vacation Club Member? Do you have a little one that would just love to meet Cinderella or get an autograph with another Disney princess? The Disney princesses will be at Citricos restaurant at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa beginning January 8th. Reservations are available beginning today to WDW Passholders and Disney Vacation Club Members. Call 407-WDW-DINE.

Monday, December 1, 2014

Things to Do in Downtown Disney

There are so many things to do in Downtown Disney in Orlando, Florida that are FREE! Check out What to Do at Disney's list at

December 6th Job Fair for Disney World's Planet Hollywood

Want to work in a restaurant where guests are made to feel like celebrities? Planet Hollywood in Downtown Disney is hiring for a variety of positions including:
  • Cook
  • Host
  • Server
  • Bartender
  • Merchandise Associates
Apply at

Positions are part-time.

Job fair is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, December 6, 2014.

1506 East Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32821

Neil Patrick Harris at Walt Disney World's Epcot

Neil Patrick Harris will be narrating The Candlelight Processional at Epcot theme park today, December 1st and tomorrow, December 2nd. The Candlelight Processional is a retelling of the Christmas story and includes a choir as well as an orchestra. Admission to the show is free to guests who have Epcot tickets. Times are 5 p.m., 6:45 p.m., and 8:15 p.m.