New Year’s Eve Events at Disney World

New Year's Eve (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

New Year’s Eve (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Disney News: Ring in the New Year with Special Dining, Dance Parties and Fireworks

If you want fireworks, Disney puts on a show for New Year’s Eve! Throughout Disney World, there are special parties and events – check them out and make sure you get tickets early:

Epcot: Dance and Dine 

Dance through the world for 2012 at DJ stations in various pavilions, dine at the special Fantasia inspired buffet at the World ShowPlace facility, and watch “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth”. The buffet takes places from 4:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. and costs $68.67/adults and $44.37/children. The fireworks show happens at 7 p.m. and 11:42 p.m.

Hollywood Studios: “The Mulch, Sweat, and Shears New Years Eve Spectacular” 

Rock on with funk, and rock and roll classics at the stage in front of Hollywood Studios’ Sorcerer Hat. There are four sets for “The Mulch, Sweat, and Shears New Years Eve Spectacular” and they will play along with full scale fireworks to ring in 2013 with a bang!

Downtown Disney: New Year’s Eve at DisneyQuest

Take your whole family for a cyber celebration at DisneyQuest cyber celebration from 8 p.m. -1 a.m.. From unlimited access to attractions such as Virtual Jungle Cruise, you can also play games, dance to DJ music and grab a noisemaker when the confetti drops at midnight.

Downtown Disney: Special Trading Pin

Ring in the New Year on Downtown Disney’s West Side with Cirque du Soleil. You’ll get a a limited-edition Disney trading pin on top of a unique way to celebrate the beginning of 2013.

Disney resorts

If you’re a guest at select hotels you can take part in special New Year’s events such as a four-course dinner at the Grand Floridian Resort’s Narcoosee restaurant or a video DJ dance party at Disney’s Boardwalk Resort where you can watch the Illuminations show from a private balcony.

Tell us…

What are you doing for New Year’s?