Mom And Daughter; Animal Kingdom
  • On Jan 4, 2016
    Michelle from ON 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.

    Our family of 17 will be travelling to Disney staying at Art of Animation in May, 2016. We are planning our meals now. If we book a table service meal located in a park, do we have to use one of our 4 day park hopper pass to access the restaurant?

    Hi Michelle!

    How exciting that you are visiting Walt Disney World (WDW) with your entire family! You are going to love the Art of Animation! Their pools are amazing, you can even hear music under water!

    Yes, if you book at Table Service Disney Dining experience at one of the four parks, you will need to have separate park admission for that day. However, you have many options if you want to book an Advanced Dining Reservation (ADR) and don't want to use on one of your park hoppers on that day. You may book at any of the Disney restaurants in the resorts, such as Ohana at Polynesian or California Grill at The Contemporary. At California Grill you can even see the fireworks from Wishes above the Cinderella Castle from high above. It is absolutely magical. 

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Meet the Panelist: Stacy, South Carolina

My name is Stacy and I'm a native Carolinian, single mom to two amazing teens, and a Walt Disney World fanatic! My kids and I are Disney Annual Passholders and whether we are celebrating a birthday, running a runDisney race, or simply having a craving for a Mickey pretzel, we visit the most magical place on earth as much as possible! I am ecstatic to share the tips and tricks I have learned over the yEARS as part of the planDisney panel!
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