Mom And Daughter Resort Room
  • On Oct 11, 2009
    Floyd from GA 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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    What do you think is the best place for a family of four to view illuminations at EPCOT and when should we get there? My two little ones are 7 and 4 and are planning on going to EPCOT on 12/20.

    Hi Floyd,

    What an amazing treat just before the holidays, to spend time at Disney World with your children. Almost any location around the World Showcase lagoon will offer a perfect view of Illuminations. The most important thing is to try and situate yourself in an area without numerous trees directly overhead so you will have a clear view of the fireworks portion.

    Our favorite place to watch is on the bridge in between England and France. The bridge offers a clear, unobstructed view of both the ground and fireworks portion of the show. A few other locations we enjoy include the upstairs walkway along the Teppan Edo restaraunt in Japan, and near America. Be sure to pick your spot early as many of the prime spots fill up 30-45 minutes before the show begins.

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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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