Walt Disney World Resort has released its dates and prices for the 2013 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, the annual holiday party that takes place after-hours at Magic Kingdom.
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party (MVMCP) is a hard-ticket event that takes place after the theme parks closes to day guests. As part of Disney’s celebration of the season, Walt Disney World hosts this holiday party that is filled with special parades, entertainment and character appearances – including Santa himself.
Tickets for 2013 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party are on sale now.
2013 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party dates and hours
MVMCP requires a separate admission. The Christmas party is held between the hours of 7:00 p.m. – midnight.
- November 8, 11, 14, 15, 17, 21 and 22
- December 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19 and 20
In previous years, MVMCP guests have been permitted enter the park as early as 4 p.m. to enjoy part attractions, entertainment and the holiday décor.
Guests who attend MVMCP wear wristbands after 7 p.m., and wristbands distributed at the park’s entrance and at select locations within the park after 4 p.m. (See park map on day of event.)
2013 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party prices
MVMCP prices vary by event date, with discounts for advance purchase and for Annual Passholders, DVC members on some dates. Ticket prices also differ for adults and children (ages 3 – 9 years). Children under the age of three do not require a ticket.
Disney has released the following pricing tiers for MNNSHP tickets. Prices do not include tax.
MVMCP ticket prices: Nov. 8 – Dec. 19
There are no advance ticket prices on Nov. 22 and Dec. 6, 13, 19 and 20, as Walt Disney World heads into peak Christmas season. Ticket prices for MVMCP on those dates are day-of-event prices.
Also, there are are no Annual Passholder or DVC discounts on Thursdays or Fridays in November (Nov. 8, 14, 15, 21, 22), during the first week of December (Dec. 1, 3, 5 and 6) or the last two MVCMP of 2013 (Dec. 19 and 20).
- $62 (advance ticket)
- $67 (day of event, if available)
- $58 (Annual Passholder and DVC Member discounts)
Child (ages 3 – 9)
- $57 (advance ticket)
- $62 (day of event, if available)
- $53 (Annual Passholder and DVC Member discounts)
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party offers special entertainment and activities
While the Magic Kingdom displays it holiday finery for all Disney guests, MVMCP includes some special entertainment. Among the event’s memorable moments are Mickey’s “Once Upon a Christmastime” Parade (performed twice nightly at 8:15 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.) and Holiday Wishes fireworks (at 9:30 p.m.). Times are subject to change and based on last year’s schedules.
MVMCP evenings include:
- The enchanted Castle Dream Lights on Cinderella Castle.
- Live entertainment featuring Disney characters.
- Meet and greet opportunities with Disney characters throughout Magic Kingdom theme park.
- Complimentary cookies and hot cocoa.
- A magical snowfall on Main Street, U.S.A.
In addition to the holiday fun, popular Magic Kingdom attractions are open for guests to enjoy, with smaller crowds and shorter queues.
Visit the Walt Disney World website to learn more about Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom or call 407-WDISNEY (407-934-7639) to purchase tickets. Guests may also purchase tickets to Walt Disney World special events online.
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