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Disney Bucket List: 24 Must-Do Walt Disney World Activities

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Are you heading to Disney World soon and want to make sure you don’t miss anything? This Disney bucket list is exactly what you need to make sure you hit all the highlights.

As a self-confessed Disney fanatic, I know that planning your Disney Parks visit can get overwhelming. You don’t want to miss out on anything but you have time to do everything.

In this Walt Disney World bucket list I have included the highlights that would really make your trip special, from celebrations to Disney challenges that you can try and complete.

Read on for all the details of my Disney bucket list.

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While there are tons of cool things to do at Disney, I am only including the absolute Disney World bucket list items on this list. That is, the things that would really make a Disney vacation extra special and are a bit out of the ordinary.

I haven’t included all the regular rides or things we have all heard about but instead some of the lesser known attractions and cool events that you might not be aware of.

Walt Disney World Bucket List

Disney Bucket List

Complete the four parks challenge (4 parks in 1 day, Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom)

Go to the Wonderland Tea Party at The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

Go fishing on the Seven Seas Lagoon

Check out A Pirate’s Adventure ~ Treasures of the Seven Seas at Magic Kingdom

Be the last one to leave the park

Learn Disney’s secrets at the 5 hour Keys to the Kingdom Tour

Take a safari at Wild Africa Trek in Animal Kingdom

Catch the Kiss Goodnight at Cinderella’s castle

Take your kids to the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique

Get your haircut at the Harmony Barber Shop

Take your photo with 10 different characters

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Disney Dining Bucket List

Try the Kitchen Sink Dessert at Beaches and Cream at Disney’s Beach Club Resort

Have dinner at Cinderella’s Castle

Have desserts and drinks around the World at Epcot

Dine with a Disney Imagineer

Walk Disney World Bucket List


Special Disney Events

Do a runDisney event and choose a 5K or marathon

Get spooked at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween

Enjoy some holiday spirit at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Visit the park once it is closed at Disney After Hours

Meet the bad guys at Disney Villains After Hours

Go to the Holiday Cookie Stroll at Epcot

Tour Disney’s Holiday D-Lights

Check out the Disney After Hours Boo Bash

Visit the International Fall Food and Wine festival at Epcot

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