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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

Disney Castle Wishing Well

1 – Sleep As Much As Possible – since we know we hit the parks hard during our vacations, we try and rest up so we have as much energy as possible once we get to Disney World!  However, we never really are that successful with this step since we are overly excited and are thinking ahead to all of ...

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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

MagicBands

2 – Pack/Personalize Your MagicBands – make sure you remember your MagicBands as they serve as your connection to everything you are going to see and do while at Walt Disney World!  But, guests can go a step further by personalizing their MagicBands with stickers, paint, or even decorating them with their favorite characters and attractions through Disney’s BandIts for ...

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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

Animal Kingdom Lodge

3 – Check-in To Your Resort – Disney facilitates the check-in process for you by allowing guests to check-in to your resort before packing your bags!  Guests will be required to enter credit card information and can link this credit card with their MagicBands so they can have charging privileges at the different restaurants and stores throughout the parks.  The ...

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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

Disney Gift Card

4 – Locate Disney Gift Cards/Discount Cards – I suffered the ill-effects of this suggestion when I forgot to grab my Disney Annual Passholder card before heading to Disney World for a quick trip for Food and Wine!  So, if you are a DVC member, Annual Passholder, have a Tables in Wonderland membership, or have stocking stuffer gift cards laying ...

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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

Pizza Via Napoli

5 – Review Your Advanced Dining Reservations (and Maybe Make Changes) – we love getting excited for our trip by opening up the My Disney Experience app and looking at the plans that we made months ago.  We are always sure to check the dining reservations to see if another option has opened up that may be more exciting for ...

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The 6 Things We Do The Week Before Leaving for Walt Disney World

DIsney Weather

6 – Double Check the Weather – depending on when you visit Walt Disney World, this step may not be as important to you as to those who travel during the winter, but visiting Disney World during the winter months could come with some chilly temps!  We always recommend checking the week ahead forecast so you can know what weather ...

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