Taking the family to an Outdoor Movie and Sing-along at Fort Wilderness

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Each night at the Fort Wilderness Resort, families can enjoy a night of good old-fashioned fun for FREE!  At 6:30 pm the campfires are lit and families can sit by the fire and roast marshmallows. You can bring marshmallows from home or purchase them at the Chuckwagon Snack Bar for $4 a bag and roasting sticks for $.59.  You can also  buy a s’mores kit for $8.99 and other snacks.  At 7:00 pm a Sing-a-long starts where a cast member plays fun, kid friendly, family songs (think Hokey Pokey, If You’re Happy & You Know It, It’s a Small World, etc) and Chip and Dale make an appearance for photographs and hugs.  At 7:40 pm the outdoor movie starts.  Feel free to bring your own chair or use the benches or bleachers provided.  Restrooms are close by and the snack bar stays open.

To get to the Fort Wilderness Outdoor Movie and Sing-a-long, you can drive, take a bus or a boat.  Once at Fort Wilderness, take the Yellow Bus Line to the 1500 Stop (Meadow Trading Post and Recreation Area).  Then cross the wooden bridge.  The outdoor theater is past the swimming pool behind the pool building.

To get an idea of the movies here is the movie schedule for November 2012:

November 01 – The Princess and the Frog
November 02 – Cinderella
November 03 – The Lion King
November 04 – Lady and the Tramp
November 05 – Monsters, Inc.
November 06 – The Apple Dumpling Gang
November 07 – Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
November 08 – Pocahontas
November 09 – Tangled (PG)
November 10 – Toy Story 3
November 11 – Tarzan
November 12 – Enchanted (PG)
November 13 – Herbie Rides Again
November 14 – The Muppets (2011) (PG)
November 15 – The Princess and the Frog
November 16 – Cinderella
November 17 – The Lion King
November 18 – Lady and the Tramp
November 19 – Monsters, Inc.
November 20 – The Apple Dumpling Gang
November 21 – Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
November 22 – Pocahontas
November 23 – Tangled (PG)
November 24 – Toy Story 3
November 25 – Tarzan
November 26 – Enchanted (PG)
November 27 – Herbie Rides Again
November 28 – The Muppets (2011) (PG)
November 29 – The Princess and the Frog
November 30 – Cinderella

Please check times with a cast member when you arrive at Walt Disney World.  Starting times do vary depending on the season.  If there is bad weather, the sing-a-long is usually held on the Meadow Trading Post porch and the movie is cancelled.

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