Mom And Kids Animal Kingdom
  • On Jul 26, 2012
    Mary from AL Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    Booked for Nov. 15 to 19th. Seeing MK on 16th and 17th, doing MVMCP on 16th. Able to get early morning breakfast at Crystal Palace at 9:35 for 17th. Is this too late as park opens at 9? Kids are ages 7 and 12. Should I get earlier times as to beat crowds?

    Hi, Mary!

    If your kids are early birds, an earlier breakfast might be nice!  Your kids are going to want to be going on as many attractions as possible, and the morning hours are the time to do it!  This is when the crowds will be the smallest of the day.  With a 9:35 reservation, you will not be out of your breakfast until about 11:00.  If I were planning, I would switch to an earlier time (if available) or even change to having a lunch.  (Do a grab and go breakfast and get your day in the park started early!)

    It is totally up to you, but my kids are 12 and 9, and I know that when they see short lines at the parks, eating is the last thing they want to do.  They have things like Space Mountain, Buzz Lightyear, and Splash Mountain on their TO DO list! 

    Good luck with whatever you decide. 
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Meet the Panelist: Cathy, Ohio

Hi, I'm Cathy from Cleveland. I love to travel, especially in the winter to escape the snow and cold of Ohio! My husband and 2 kids share my enthusiasm for travel, so we enjoy our adventures together whether it is hiking at a National Park, sailing on a Disney Cruise Ship, or going to Walt Disney World which is our home away from home. My husband proposed to me in front of Cinderella Castle and we have not stopped visiting ever since! It's a blast helping guests here at planDisney! 
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