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  • On Nov 6, 2011
    Lee from NSW Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Hi my daughter and I are coming to Disney world in December for new years eve can you suggest the best family friendly place as we are from down under is there cruises or something else really special thanks

    Hi Lee! New Year's Eve is one of the most magical evenings of the year at the Walt Disney World Resort! You and your daughter will have a terrific time! There will be special fireworks lighting up the skies that night. Below you'll find some highlights of what you can expect on December 31, 2011.
    1. Magic Kingdom: Wishes Nighttime Spectacular at 8:30 p.m. and Fantasy in the Sky at 11:51 p.m.
    2. Epcot: IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth at 7 p.m. and 11:42 p.m.
    3. Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Fantasmic! at 6:30 and 8 p.m. There will be a Lights! Camera! Happy New Year! fireworks display at midnight.
    4. Downtown Disney Area: Guests attending the Dec. 31 Cirque du Soleil - La Nouba performances will receive a limited-edition Walt Disney World/Cirque trading pin. Shows are at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.
    5. Disney's BoardWalk: Atlantic Dance Hall is offering a special-ticket New Year's Eve party from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. with video DJ Tony Zapulla.
    6. Registered guests at select Disney resort hotels will be treated to live music and special entertainment. For example, there will be a four-course dining experience at Narcoossee's with special fireworks viewing at 8:30 p.m. and 11:51 p.m. For more information on other New Year's Eve dining experiences at Disney resort hotels, call (407) WDW-DINE.

    Please let me know if I can answer any other questions for you. Enjoy ringing in the New Year Disney-style!

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Meet the Panelist: Ritzy, Rhode Island

People describe my love for Walt Disney World Resort and Disney Cruise Line as intoxicating and contagious! My family fell in love with the Disney Magic aboard our first Disney cruise with Captain Mickey in 2006. I personally love to spread pixie dust, as I truly enjoy sharing my Disney experience with everyone! Learn More About Ritzy

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