Don’t miss the New Year’s Eve Entertainment at Walt Disney World Resort


If you are going to be at Walt Disney World this New Year’s Eve you won’t want to miss out on all the fun and excitement Disney has in store! For those planning on welcome 2016 at Walt Disney World Resort, they have quite a party planned for you.

Here’s a rundown of some of the entertainment lined up for this year’s celebration.

  • Epcot – It’s a night-long party throughout Epcot, with unique entertainment including a DJ and light show at the Future World Fountain Stage, dancing under flame effects and a smoke-billowing dragon in China, a British blast to the past in United Kingdom, Euro-pop and lasers in Italy, a Latin band and DJ on the America Gardens Stage and a “Silent DJ” party in Japan. Cap it all off with one of two showings of “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.” The 6:00 p.m. show will include Disney’s holiday finale, while the 11:40 p.m. performance will be followed by a countdown and pyrotechnic salute to the New Year.
  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Ring in a most unforgettable New Year with a Disney character dance party at Center Stage, leading up to fantastic fireworks set to the soundtrack of favorite films and memorable moments from across Disney’s Hollywood Studios. (Note: ‘Symphony in the Stars: A Galactic Spectacular’ will not be presented on Dec. 31)
  • Magic Kingdom – You can get a head start on the festivities, with a special New Year’s Eve eve presentation of “Fantasy in the Sky” fireworks at 11:50 p.m. on Wednesday, December 30. The same show will be repeated on December 31. For families looking to wrap things up a little earlier, both nights will also feature the Holiday Wishes New Year’s Celebration at 6:30 p.m., complete with expanded fireworks and a New Year’s Eve countdown.
  • Yacht & Beach Club Resort –  Recently announced a new way to ring in the New Year, and that’s through the Countdown to Midnight celebration at Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Convention Center.  The talented Vanessa Williams will be performing at the event. Disney fans will recognize her voice from the Academy Award-winning song, “Colors of the Wind” from Pocahontas.

If you can’t be there in person for New Year’s Eve, be sure to tune in to a live stream of “Fantasy in the Sky” fireworks, direct from Magic Kingdom Park on December 31. Stay tuned for more details.

So what are you doing New Year’s Eve?

Does your New Year’s resolution fro 2016 include more Disney magic in your life? Contact me at for details and pricing on planning a 2016 trip to Walt Disney World. My vacation planning services are free of charge and were some great promotions released today to save you money on a Spring trip to Walt Disney World. Ask me for details. Happy New Year!

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