Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is an annual event that occurs in November and December at the Magic Kingdom. The event is a hard ticketed event (separate admission) that runs on selected days from 7:00 PM - 12:00 PM. Guests with a Very Merry Christmas Party ticket are typically permitted into the park between 4-4:30 PM even though party events don't take place until 7:00 PM.

Activities include snow as well as milk and cookies on Main Street USA. Additionally theming and music also takes place along Main Street USA. A selection of characters will be available for autographs and pictures.

Other entertainment offerings include the following:

  • Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas Time Parade - For the first time [in forever], the parade will feature characters from the movie Frozen, including Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf.
  • Holiday Wishes - A holiday themed fireworks show with an original soundtrack.
  • A Frozen Holiday Wish- A holiday themed castle stage show featuring the characters from Frozen.

The party dates for 2017 were:

  • November 8, 9, 12, 14, 16, 17, 26, 28
  • December 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22

Historical Notes



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