Mom And Son Spaceship Earth
  • On Dec 13, 2009
    Jayme from NY 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 be there on 1/3-1/10 have res at 1900 on 5th wondering if Gingerbread house will still be up kids saw making of Disney Xmas on TV and would love to see it in person and I know they said most of its down by the 4th what do you think chances of seeing it

    Your sources are correct. The Christmas decorations at Walt Disney World do come down quite quickly after the new year.  The holiday overlay at the parks and resorts will come down on the January 3 and 4, and will be almost totally disassembled by the 5th.

    The gingerbread creations at the resorts, particularly the large gingerbread house at the Grand Floridian, are magnificent, and possibly worth a special trip to the hotel just to see them. Since you will be at WDW on January 3, you could spend part of your day then bopping around to the hotels to see the last of the holiday decor. Toward the end of your trip, you won't have that opportunity.

    If you're looking for additional information about the gingerbread creations at more of the hotels (I love the gingerbread carousel at the Beach Club), you might want to take a look at the independent website The December 8 post "Disney Foodie Decor: Walt Disney World Gingerbread Houses" gives the complete scoop on this year's gingerbread creations.  [Full disclosure: I took a few of the photos in that post, but that doesn't make me biased or anything :-).]

    Have a wonderful trip to Walt Disney World!
thumbnail image for Erin

Meet the Panelist: Erin, New York

I have three teenage daughters. We're DVC members obsessed with Disney travel. We've been to Walt Disney World countless times and have visited Disneyland & Disneyland Paris. We've taken several Adventures by Disney and Disney Cruise trips. Learn More About Erin

Didn't find what you were looking for? Click the Ask a Question button to open the Ask a Question dialogue box. If you are not logged in a dialogue box will appear to signin in order to ask a question.

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.

Or you can continue browsing without updating.