Mom With Kids After Run
  • On Sep 12, 2009
    Pam from RI 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.

    I have been trying for months to get a character breakfast reservation. Any chance that I can still get in with just a walk in? It is my daughter's birthday. Thanks for advice.

    Hi Pam,

    The hardest part of all of my Disney vacation planning is obtaining the perfect dining reservations. The Disney restaurants, especially those with the character dining experiences, are very popular and many fill quite early.

    If you are open to any character location and are flexible with time, you may want to call again and see if there is anything the Cast Member can suggest. If you are part of a large party, advise the reservationist if you are willing to split your party between two tables. Often we have been able to squeeze in to our favorite location by being open to a late dinner. If this does not work for you, then yes it is always possible that something will open up at the last minute. There are often no shows or late cancellations. it is a good idea to ask your concierge at the resort to check on availability. Be sure to stop and ask the hostess at the restaurant as she may be able to find an opening. It never hurts to mention that it is your princess' birthday--you never know when the birthday pixie dust might occur.

    Good luck and I hope she has a magical birthday celebration!
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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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