EPCOT; Mother and Son; Spaceship Earth
  • On Jan 23, 2013
    Sally 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.

    My youngest will turn three while we are in DW. We have the dining plan. Does he eat off my plate while 2 and order off the child menu while 3? Or will he be considered 2 the whole time?

    Hi, Sally!  Walt Disney World considers your age to be what it is on the day you check in, and that's the way it stays.  It makes me wish I had checked in the day before my 30th birthday and stayed there.  Then people would have to believe me when I tell them I'm 29!  

    Your son won't be on the dining plan, although you are welcome to purchase a kids meal if he's a big eater, and you won't be required to purchase theme park passes for him.

    Enjoy the trip with your little one!  And I hope he has a magical birthday at Walt Disney World!
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Meet the Panelist: Anna, New Jersey

My name is Anna and I am a retired teacher with a J.D., a proud Navy wife with 30+ years of experience, mom to three daughters and a son-in-law, and grandmom to three tiny Disney fans. I have planned vacations for all sorts of special occasions and celebrations, but I really enjoy DVC vacations, helping military families, and assisting those with special dietary needs.    Learn More About Anna

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