For those going to Disney World for the first time may not know what to expect. While I cannot predict everything that will happen on your Disney vacation, here are 7 Things Bound To Happen At Disney World.
1. You Will Eat Mickey Shaped Food
Disney World is known for delicious meals and snacks. Of these, many are famously inspired by Mickey Mouse. From pretzels to ice cream bars, there are plenty Mickey shaped foods. Read, 7 favorite Mickey Shaped foods. Most likely during your Disney vacation, you will eat a Mickey shaped food at some point, with a smile.
2. You Will Walk Miles Daily
From the Resort to the bus stop, and then into and around the parks – a Disney World vacation requires much walking. Pack comfortable shoes because guests will walk miles daily. Here are 7 shoe brand recommendations for Disney. It is not uncommon for guests to walk 10+ miles during a day at the parks.
3. You Will Be Overjoyed To Meet A Person In A Costume
Even Adults will be filled with joy to meet their favorite character. Even though it is a person in costume, it embodies much more. Characters are part of the magic of Disney. Do not be surprised when you are excited to meet a Character.
4. You Will Have Songs Stuck In Your Head
Take a stroll on Main St USA at Magic Kingdom and hears sweet sounds fill the air. From the parks, entertainment to attractions, music is a huge part of Disney. You will have songs stuck in your head daily. Perhaps the most famous being after riding the attraction, it’s a small world.
5. You Will Wait In Line
Disney World brings travelers from all over the world. Many guests at the parks means lines. There are ways to curb lines such as making Fastpass+ and Advanced Dining Reservations. However, despite your best efforts there will still be lines. Bring your patience and start up conversations with guests around you. Here are 10 ways to pass the time while waiting in line.
6. You Will Get Wet
Certain attractions will result in guests getting splashed with water. Guests on Kali River Rapids at Animal Kingdom can expect to get soaked. While results will vary for guests of Splash Mountain in Magic Kingdom. Also, there are splash pads for children in Epcot and the Casey Jr. Splash ‘N’ Soak Station in Magic Kingdom. Guests may want to pack an extra pair of clothing for children. In addition, if the attractions do not get you wet, the rain will. Florida is known for its afternoon showers, that are often passing. Pack an umbrella or ponchos to stay dry.
7. You Will Act Like A Child
Disney World is only for children. Wrong! Disney World is for the young and young at heart. From teenagers to full grown adults, do not be surprised when you act like a child again. This is one of the amazing things about Disney magic. Children teach us pure joy and adults can feel that once again at Disney.