Mom And Daughter; Magic Kingdom; Cinderella's Castle; AA; Mickey Balloon
  • On Jul 17, 2009
    Dawn 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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    We will be visiting WDW 10/3 thru 10/11 and have tickets to attend MNSSHP. We have reservations at Chef Mickey's for 8:30 p.m. and will be leaving the park for that and then returning to the park. Can we take the monorail there & back? Thanks!!

    Yes. You are welcome to leave and reenter Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party during the event. You are also welcome to use the monorail system at any time. From a logistical standpoint, your plan is fine.

    However, from a planning perspective, I'm not sure you're making the best choice. MNSSHP is five hours long. With travel time and dining, you're going to take and hour to and hour and a half out of your party time -- more than 20%. Also, by leaving the park for an 8:30 dinner, you're going to miss some the major party entertainment. The exact schedule for 2009 has not yet been announced, but in years past the Halloween Parade has been at 8:30 (and also at 10:30) and the Hallowishes fireworks have been at 9:30. Your Chef Mickey's dinner will have you missing one of the parade runs and probably also the fireworks. If you have the opportunity to switch Chef Mickey's to another night, I would try to do that. I think a change would allow you more enjoyment of both the party and the character dining experience.
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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

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