Mom And Son Spaceship Earth
  • On Apr 5, 2010
    Catherine from TX 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.

    How come Fantasmic is not always open or offered? We are planning our trip for the last week in Sept. and our kids have never seen it.

    Hi Catherine,

    Fantasmic is my oldest son's favorite show at Disney World, and I consider it a must do as part of your vacation plans.

    Previously Fantasmic was offered nightly, however the show was switched to a limited weekly schedule approximately a year ago. While there was never a formal announcement regarding the reason behind the switch, I would guess it was based on the amount of labor, time and money that goes into the performance. The show incorporates a good deal of cast, technology and labor and I can only guess Disney decided it was easier to meet all of these requirements on a more limited schedule.

    Typically the show has been running two or three nights a week, however this is always subject to change, and additional shows are often added during peak travel times. Be sure to check the park schedule here for the shows during your visit.

    On a side note, if you are planning on enjoying the show, you may want to consider booking a Fantasmic dinner package by calling 407-939-3463. This package offers guests dinner at one of three locations (Hollywood and Vine, Mama Melrose and Brown Derby) along with entrance into a reserved area of seating for the show. Hope you get the opportunity to enjoy this amazing show!
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Meet the Panelist: Margaret, Illinois

Hiya friends. I’m Margaret, mom to four young men and wife to my Prince Charming. Raised on the southside of Chicago, we have now moved our castle to the suburban cornfields. We are a pin trading, Hidden Mickey hunting, resort hopping family who loves to debate the best Disney World resort or attraction over the dinner table. I am thrilled to share some of our favorite tips and tricks in hopes it will add even more magic to your Disney World adventure. Learn More About Margaret

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