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Everything You Need to Know About Disney World Characters

by Mommy Frog on February 27, 2020 50 Orlando

Character interactions are a little different these days. With social distancing measures in place, individual character greetings are temporarily unavailable. However, you can still get your character fix in with all-new cavalcades, boat cruises, motorcades, promenades and surprise pop-up appearances! If you're planning a future trip, you can now book Walt Disney World Resort hotels for 2020 and 2021. It's a great time to lock in savings for upcoming vacations. More dates and hotels are being added, so if you don't see your dates, please check back. You can purchase Walt Disney World Resort theme park tickets for 2020 and 2021 too!

Disney World Characters - PinterestWhether you’re a tadpole or a grown-up frog, meeting and seeing your favorite Disney characters brought to life is a memorable and magical experience. I’ll never forget the looks on Tad and Lily’s faces when they each met Mickey and Minnie for the first time! A simple hug and quick chat can brighten anyone’s day — and even become a major highlight of the entire trip. While spending the day at the parks, the traditional meet-and-greet is easily the most popular photo-op and personalized interaction. However, it’s not the only way to have fun with the characters! In this guide, we’ll reveal the different types of characters, which characters you'll find in each park and tips for making the most out of these special moments.

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Meet-and-Greet Locations by Park: Magic Kingdom | Epcot | Disney's Hollywood Studios | Disney's Animal Kingdom

Types of Disney World Characters

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At the Disney World theme parks and resorts, you’ll find two types of characters: face characters and fur characters. Face characters take on a fully-human form and look like real people, complete with wigs and makeup, while fur characters have a mascot-style costume with oversized heads. Face characters include all of the Disney princesses and princes, as well as live-action characters including Jack Sparrow and Mary Poppins — just to name a few. Fur characters are typically animal or nonhuman characters, such as Disney’s Fab Five, the Toy Story gang and Chewbacca. But there are some “human” fur characters, most notably the Incredible family and Carl and Russell from "Up." Pretty self-explanatory, right?

It’s important to point out that face characters can talk, but fur characters can only communicate through body language, gestures and actions. Consequently, the interactions will be quite different. Because the fur characters can’t engage in conversation, some tadpoles could find them more intimidating than the face characters. Not to fear! We have an entire post with additional tips to help tadpoles overcome those initial hesitations and fears.

Once Lily got over her shyness, she then hit me with the big question: “Mickey talks on TV. Why won’t he talk to me?” It can be a tough one to answer, but it’s toadally up to you (and you'll want to consider your tadpole’s age and maturity level). Lily was still pretty young when she asked, so to keep the Disney magic going, I simply told her that Mickey would lose his voice if he talked to everyone. But with Tad, who was older when he first asked, I turned it into more of a “teachable moment” that actions speak louder than words. I explained how Mickey prefers not to talk so he can show how much he enjoys spending time with guests.

Traditional Meet-and-Greets with Disney World Characters

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The traditional meet-and-greet is by far the most personal way to interact with Disney World characters. Even though it only lasts for a few moments, the character has all of its attention on you. Plus, you get the best photo-op whether you use your own camera or the Disney PhotoPass service. Since you’ll be taking lots of pictures, get creative with poses. Pretend you’re surfing with Stitch or shooting an arrow with Merida.

Don’t be afraid to engage with them! The Disney characters want to participate in the experience of a meet-and-greet, and they'll find ways to get you involved — stealing a hat or offering a high five. We've found that making the most of the experience comes with being prepared to get them involved. This is as simple as asking Mickey, “Where's Pluto?” Or saying to Snow White, “Who is your favorite of the dwarves?” Taking it up a level, ask Chip 'n' Dale, "Which one of you is Chip?" Or say to the ever-jealous Donald, “I've wanted to ask you this for a while ... where can I find Goofy?” Ask Belle for book recommendations, or quiz Jasmine about what Raja is up to. When Mommy Frog once commented on Flynn Rider's tall height, he told us his stature was extra hopful in his former life as a thief (and did a live demonstration of how it helped him reach trinkets on the tippy-top shelf). Think about what would get a Disney character to play along, and get ready to ask some questions. It will truly be more memorable than the photo or autograph!

For the more popular Disney characters, you’ll typically find them in a designated spot, and the Times Guide and Disney Parks app will list the times they show up so that you can always double-check the day of your trip. If it’s an inside location, the characters will stay for longer periods of time. If it’s an outdoor location, the characters will be there intermittently throughout the day. Here’s a brief breakdown of these greeting locations by park so you don’t miss them!

Disney World Characters at Magic Kingdom

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Magic Kingdom hosts many of the Disney princesses, members of the Fab Five and Winnie the Pooh and friends. You may even run into some villains, such as Lady Tremaine, Anastasia, Drizella and Gaston. Best of all, there are two locations that offer multiple meet-and-greets: Town Square Theater (Mickey and Tinker Bell) and Princess Fairytale Hall (one queue for Cinderella and Elena of Avalor and one queue for Rapunzel and Tiana).

Other regular character greetings include:

  • Ariel at Ariel’s Grotto
  • Aladdin and Jasmine in Adventureland
  • Mary Poppins at Liberty Square Gazebo
  • Minnie, Goofy and Donald Duck at Pete's Silly Side Show
  • Merida at Fairytale Garden
  • Buzz Lightyear in Tomorrowland

Disney World Characters at Disney's Animal Kingdom

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At Animal Kingdom, you’ll find a couple of unique character greeting spots. Right in her element, Pocahontas meets guests along the Discovery Island trails. You can also meet the dynamic duo Russell and Dug from “Up” near the entrance of the It’s Tough to be a Bug attraction.

Other regular character greetings include:

  • Mickey and Minnie (in safari gear) at Adventurers Outpost
  • Chip ‘n' Dale at DinoLand
  • Donald Duck at DinoLand
  • Goofy at DinoLand
  • Pluto at DinoLand
  • Launchpad McQuack at DinoLand
  • Scrooge McDuck at DinoLand
  • Rafiki and Timon at Character Landing on Discovery Island

Disney World Characters at Epcot

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We love meeting the characters at Epcot because you can find many of them in World Showcase stationed at the countries they’re originally from! Plus, Epcot is the only park with a character greeting location for Anna and Elsa from “Frozen” at Royal Sommerhus in Norway. Right now, Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and Joy have moved from the former Character Spot to temporary locations around the park. Catch Mickey at the entrance of Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival, Minnie at the World Showcase Gazebo, Pluto and Goofy by Spaceship Earth and Joy at ImageWorks.

Other regular character greetings include:

  • Donald Duck in Mexico
  • Mulan in China
  • Aurora and Belle in France
  • Alice in Wonderland and Mary Poppins in United Kingdom
  • Jasmine in Morocco
  • Snow White in Germany
  • Winnie the Pooh in United Kingdom
  • Vanellope and Ralph at ImageWorks

Disney World Characters at Disney's Hollywood Studios

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Listen up, "Toy Story" and "Star Wars" fans! With the recent additions of Toy Story Land and Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, Hollywood Studios is the best park to interact with the Toy Story gang and Star Wars favorites. You can find Buzz Lightyear as soon as you walk into Toy Story Land, while Woody and Jessie meet together further down the path near Midway Games. At Launch Bay, you can come face-to-face with BB-8, Chewbacca and Kylo Ren, while on Batuu, Rey, Vi Moradi, Chewbacca, Kylo Ren and stormtroopers roam about freely.

Other regular character greetings include:

  • Olaf at Echo Lake
  • Mickey (in his sorcerer’s robe) and Minnie at Red Carpet Dreams
  • Sulley from “Monsters Inc.” at Animation Courtyard
  • Disney Junior Pals at Animation Courtyard
  • Pluto at Animation Courtyard
  • Chip 'n' Dale at Sid Cahuenga's One-of-a-Kind
  • Mr. and Mrs. Incredible and Edna Mode at Pixar Place

Dining with Disney World Characters

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For a large selection of characters in one stop, it’s worth considering a character dining experience. These meals offer you a slight time advantage. Why wait 45 minutes for one character when the same amount of time at a character meal could get you multiple greeting opportunities? Plus, you have mealtime covered, and for some spots, you don’t even have to leave your resort if you’re staying on-site!

The downside is the price tag, which is definitely more than counter-service dining. Your time with the characters is also limited. With 40+ tables to cover, they can't linger with you for too long.

If you decide to dine with Disney World characters, we’ve ranked our favorite Disney World character dining experiences, as there are plenty of options to choose from. Once you pick out your own favorite, be sure to make reservations in advance! Some locations, such as Cinderella’s Royal Table, are very popular and may even be booked out six months ahead.

Other Unique Experiences with Disney World Characters

So, maybe your tadpole is shy or you’d rather wait in lines for rides, but you still think the trip would be incomplete without Disney World characters. The parks have plenty of other opportunities to see them in action!

Parades

Daily parades at Magic Kingdom have been going on since the opening of the park, and Disney switches it up every few years to bring in new characters and festive floats. The current daily parade is Festival of Fantasy Parade, which debuted in 2014. Lily absolutely loves waving to the Disney princesses and beloved characters, including the Fab Five, Peter Pan, Alice in Wonderland and more. Special events, such as Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party or Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, offer fun, party-exclusive parades to celebrate the holidays.

Shows

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With an abundance of rides and meet-and-greets, sometimes the shows get overlooked, but they can be perfect for a much-needed break in the day (trust me, your feet get tired!). Of course, our favorites usually star a Disney character or two.

  • UP! A Great Bird Adventure at Disney's Animal Kingdom — Learn all about exotic birds with Russell and Dug from “Up.” Just be prepared to duck your head when the birds fly into the audience!
  • For the First Time in Forever: A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration at Disney's Hollywood Studios — It’s time to belt out “Let It Go!" The Royal Historians of Arendelle recount the story of their kingdom with a little bit of help from Anna, Kristoff and Elsa.
  • Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire at Magic Kingdom — This outdoor musical stage show in front of Cinderella Castle brings many characters together, including Mickey, Minnie, Rapunzel, Flynn, Tiana, Anna, Elsa and Olaf.
  • Enchanted Tales with Belle at Magic Kingdom — While more of an interactive experience than a show, Enchanted Tales with Belle is a good pick for tadpoles who want to live their own "Beauty and the Beast" story. Guests are invited into Belle's cottage, where they're given the chance to play a role in a live re-enactment of her story, culminating in the chance for each guest to meet Belle herself. PhotoPass photographers are on-site to capture the enchanted moments, and the experience also offers FastPass+.

More Tips for Interacting with Disney World Characters

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Now that you know all of the different ways you can interact with Disney characters and where to find them, here are some extra tips to make the actual process of finding and meeting them as smooth and efficient as possible.

  • We don’t always recommend using a FastPass+ reservation for a character meeting. That said, we realize that not everyone visiting the Magic Kingdom wants to ride Space Mountain. If there’s a character that your little one MUST see, it may be worth the reservation. Realize that standby meeting times for Mickey and Minnie or Tinker Bell at Town Square Theater can be around 45 to 60 minutes, with Princess Fairytale Hall and Enchanted Tales with Belle seeing similar waits. It comes down to your tadpole’s age and patience level. A fussy 4 year old in need of a nap may require the FastPass+, while a 7 year old fresh off a lunch break could stomach a longer wait time. We often use line time to find hidden Mickeys, polish off a snack (group Dole Whip time!) or play a game on the Play Disney Parks app.
  • It can be tempting to leap at the first sign of a Disney character your little one needs to see. Many people will stop and see the characters when they first pass by earlier in the day, causing long lines. For those characters who have all-day meeting times (i.e. Mickey Mouse and the princesses at Magic Kingdom), consider waiting until later in the afternoon or evening. By waiting until later, fewer people are passing these areas for the first time and are more apt to carry on with their magical day.
  • If there’s a character you want to see and you know where the meeting place and time will be, line up before the character arrives. Nothing draws a crowd (and a line) at Disney like a character. Arriving a few minutes early and hanging around or waiting in line before the character appears can save you time later. This worked well for us when we met Alice at the United Kingdom pavilion in Epcot. The fact that Mary Poppins was still out nearby helped to further draw people away from the Alice meeting spot.
  • Watch for “unlisted” characters. Not all of the Disney characters or character meeting spots are listed in the Times Guide. We hoppened to find Fairy Godmother along with Anastasia and Drizella next to Cinderella Castle, near the Cinderella fountain. These characters were only available to meet until around 1 p.m. that day. Score!
  • If there are two characters using the same meeting spot but switching off every half-hour, you can be the first in line to see the next character if you tell the cast member assisting the characters that you want to do this. For example, while other guests were seeing Anastasia and Drizella, I checked with the assisting cast member about being the first to see Fairy Godmother, who would be coming out next. She told me just to wait at the end of the line and to let people go ahead of me until she gave me the signal. Like magic, we were able to see Fairy Godmother at the start of her last appearance of the day.
  • An often-overlooked Disney character interaction is taking the time to chat with the various Streetmosphere characters. Part improv and part scripted show, these performers give the park a “lived-in” feel. In Magic Kingdom, you'll find the Citizens of Main Street — the Mayor, Socialite, Suffragette and Fire Chief. At Disney's Hollywood Studios, rub elbows with the Citizens of Hollywood — aspiring stars, directors, acting coaches and more from Hollywood's Golden Era. These citizens have much more flexibility and time for interactions, so striking up a conversation is well worth your time.

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These are our Frog Family tested Disney World character meeting tips, but we're sure there are more. What was your Disney World character meeting experience like? Do you have any favorite tips? Share in the comments below. You'll find more trip tips and hopful information inside our Planning Pages.

Related: Easy-Does-It Tips to Help Ease a Child Afraid of Disney Characters

Related: How to Get Your Disney World Character Fix in 2020

Hoppy planning!

Keep hopping, Mommy Frog!
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Oct 16, 2020 at 11:26 p.m. Dylan Stewart Says...

can i get 150 character autographs

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May 6, 2020 at 1:25 a.m. Debbie A Says...

Do you know if Pinocchio is still around for meet and greets? I didn't notice him on your list. I have a picture of me with him when I was 5 years old on my first trip to the Magic Kingdom and I'd love to get a matching one 43 years later. :)

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May 6, 2020 at 8:23 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Debbie!

How fun! Pinocchio doesn't make regular appearances anymore, though on rare occasions, he's been spotted in EPCOT :)

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Feb 20, 2020 at 8:56 a.m. Jeanette Says...

Hi hon, I see you left out Peter Pan from your list at Magic Kingdom. Probably a honest mistake because by far I think he's the best to meet because he's so interactive. He meets at the back of his ride, where the stand by line curves. I just met him there this week and his last visit is at 4:50.

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Feb 21, 2020 at 12:24 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Jeanette!

We love interacting Peter Pan whenever we get the chance! We mainly stuck to listing characters who have permanent spots and/or meet throughout the day, but we realize there are many more, like Peter Pan, who meet briefly or can appear more randomly (and like you mentioned, are super fun to say hello to!). Thank you for taking the time to share with us!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Feb 15, 2020 at 3:50 p.m. SHIRLEY Drummond Says...

We are coming to Disney world frist time where can we see Pluto at

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Feb 19, 2020 at 9:43 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Shirley!

Pluto meets by the main entrance of Epcot, Storybook Circus at Magic Kingdom, DinoLand at Animal Kingdom and Animation Courtyard at Hollywood Studios. Be sure to check the app during your visit for character meet-and-greet times! Have a wonderful trip!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Feb 13, 2020 at 3:10 p.m. Fernanda Says...

Hii!! Im so excited!!! Im going for my first time with my daughter she is almost 3 and looooved Ana!! I read in your post that frozen has a happening in disney hollywood???? I would love to know everything about it because we are not going to Epcot, thanks in advanced!!

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Feb 13, 2020 at 4:03 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Fernanda!

Oh my gosh, we love Anna too! We bet "Frozen 2" is playing in your house this weekend :) There is a Frozen Sing-Along at Disney's Hollywood Studios at the Hyperion Theater, and while there aren't any meet-and-greets for Anna or Elsa at Hollywood Studios, Olaf is available for a warm hug at Celebrity Spotlight! We hope she has the best time!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jan 10, 2020 at 1:51 a.m. Meredith Says...

Hi! I wondered if Baymax would still be around somewhere at the end of January 2020? He’s the one character my daughter really wants to see (and hug).

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Jan 13, 2020 at 9:27 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Meredith!

We're sad to say that we haven't seen him available as of late. Be sure to check out the entertainment schedule on the day of your visit just to be certain he didn't make a surprise appearance!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Dec 29, 2019 at 2:59 a.m. Mindy Says...

Hi. I am planning to surprise my 4 year old with disney tickets and our main reason for taking her is to meet Goofy that is her favorite and has loved him since she was 2! So is there a site or number I could call to make sure I get to see him some how? just wondering if you had any advice on that thank you in advance.

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Dec 30, 2019 at 2:46 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Mindy!

Aww, we love it! He is pretty lovable, isn't he? Goofy's meet-up times can vary, so our best advice is to check the Times Guide (which you can get when you enter any of the theme parks at the entrance, or in My Disney Experience app) to see when Goofy’s available at Pete’s Slideshow, Epcot’s temporary Character Spot and Animal Kingdom’s DinoBash. Be sure to hop in line early!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Sep 18, 2019 at 7:37 p.m. Kim Says...

Hi, we will go to Disney in November and are so excited (it is our first visit). Our daughter is 2 ½ and we want to meet Micky and Minnie in Animal Kingdom, she really loves them and tells everybody that is flying to Micky and Minnie :). We want to use my FastPass for this, but is my husband allowed to go with us and see how our daughter meet them? Or has he use his FastPass, too? Thank you and best greetings from Germany!

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Sep 19, 2019 at 10:04 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Kim!

Everyone going through the FastPass line would need to use their FastPasses, so we'd recommend that your husband has one so he can hop along too. Have a great time!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Sep 13, 2019 at 2:53 p.m. Sheila Says...

Is Moana at any of the parks?

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Sep 13, 2019 at 10:40 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Sheila!

There is a Moana meet-and-greet available at holiday parties such as Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, but she isn't unfortunately regularly in the parks to meet (though she does live at Aulani!).

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Aug 27, 2019 at 10:24 p.m. Leslie Barton Says...

I just wanted to know if the characters go thru special training on how best to communicate and interact with “differently” abled adults and kids? They all seem to have such patience and a nurturing demeanor, that I wasn’t sure if that was just their normal self, or if Disney trains them?

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Aug 28, 2019 at 4:43 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Leslie!

Hi Leslie!

They do! All Disney employees are trained to be ADA compliant. In addition, those in costume are trained to cope with both disabled guests and kids who are scared of characters with care and comfort. We do recommend letting the character (or his/her handler) know (we usually just tell them discreetly) so that they can accommodate your group. Just one more reason that we love Disney :)

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jul 30, 2019 at 2:08 p.m. Priscilla Says...

Hi you all..i am a caribbean girl who's turning 30 this year and planning to visit Disney in October. I am a disney character junkie! i intend to visit for one day an would greatly appreciate any tips to maximise my character interaction, i am thinking one day at Magic Kingdom.

(PS I think i may be so excited to finally meet my dreams, i may just cry)

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Jul 30, 2019 at 9:17 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

We are so excited for you, Priscilla! Be sure to check the app or grab a map when you walk in to see which characters are available (because some of them pop up day-of to say hello in different spots!) Think of some questions to ask your faves (our tadpoles love to ask about characters' animals ... like asking Prince Eric how Max is doing!) If you're into Halloween, many rare characters come out for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween party, which is really fun. The party allows you entry before the park officially closes so that you can be sure to get your must-do "daytime" meet-and-greets done before the party begins. I'm sure others in the Frog Pond will have suggestions, too - hoppy birthday!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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May 25, 2019 at 6:42 p.m. Sue Says...

Hi, we are planning a trip to Disney world this summer. We are hoping to see stich. Any idea if and where he is? Is there a place to get a exact list of where all the charges are? We went to Disneyland last summer and only saw one princess, we are looking to see more characters. Thanks!

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May 28, 2019 at 1:31 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Sue!

Stitch is a tricky one! He used to have his own themed ride, but that has recently closed down. You can sometimes catch him as you enter Magic Kingdom, but that does not follow a regular meet-and-greet schedule; instead, you'll want to check the My Disney Experience app to see if he pops up! If you'd like a guaranteed visit, both Stitch and Lilo are at the Best Friends Breakfast at O'hana at the Polynesian Resort. Have a frogtastic trip!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jan 25, 2020 at 8:42 p.m. NATALIE COPELAND Says...

If you're there for Summer, When I was there last Lilo and Stich also had a regular meet and greet at one of the water parks (I think Blizzard Beach) They also will pop up at the Polynesian occasionally!

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Jan 27, 2020 at 9 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

So hopful - thanks so much for chiming in, Natalie!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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May 30, 2019 at 2:48 a.m. Jenna Says...

I went to Disney World over spring break and saw Stitch! He has his own meet and greet! It is near Adventureland but I cannot remember exactly where! I'm pretty sure it's in the same location as the ride was!

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May 30, 2019 at 7:59 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

SO helpful - thanks Jenna!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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May 4, 2019 at 9:13 p.m. Megan pardo Says...

My family and I are going to Disney next month, June, and this will be my 4 y/o and soon to be 8 m/o boys' first time. I was wondering if Simba or jack skellington are some of the characters that my oldest can meet? I read what u wrote about timon, pooh, woody/buzz, Aladdin and peter pan being there... just wondered if the others are there that I stated? Thank you for your time :)

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May 6, 2019 at 9:35 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Megan!

We toadally understand - there are so many fun characters to meet, but we all have our favorites! While there isn't a way to meet Simba outright at this time, there is a new Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party in Animal Kingdom that has Timon and Rafiki; there's also The Festival of the Lion King show that features Simba. Jack Skellington is often around during Halloween events, but is not often around otherwise. Have a frogtastic trip!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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May 2, 2019 at 2:29 p.m. Patty Says...

Is there a photo opp for the seven dwarfs. My sister is turning 50 and she loves Grumpy and I would love for her to see Grumpy. thanks!

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May 2, 2019 at 9:37 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Patty!

Grumpy (as well as Dopey, Snow White and the Queen) are all available for photos at Storybook Dining at Artist Point at the Wilderness Lodge. They may make appearances in parades during special holidays, but aren't out in Magic Kingdom generally. The dining experience is a lot of fun (and delicious!) We highly recommend it if it's in budget for your trip.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Oct 14, 2018 at 4 a.m. Lisa Says...

I will be returning to Disneyworld for my 40th birthday in December. I want to meet with Mickey for pics, but I kinda want to bring in a homemade sign. Do you know if that’s possible? Also any great pic places in Magic Kingdom or Epcot I need to know about? Tia.

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Oct 15, 2018 at 2:55 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Lisa!

Our favorite place to meet Mickey is in Town Square Theater at Magic Kingdom. You can also find him, along with other Disney pals, at the Epcot character spot. How large is your sign? As long as it's no larger than standard poster size, you should be fine.

Keep hopping!

Leap

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Jul 26, 2018 at 12:22 p.m. Guest Says...

Maybe i'm right on interacting with the characters. Maybe I should ask Jasmine how Rajah is doing. These events happen every time when people go to Disney World.

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Jan 1, 2018 at 10:58 p.m. Ozgirl97 Says...

Hi everyone! My family and I have been to Disney world a few times and I never really felt comfortable interacring with characters. Just never knew exactly what to say and I couldn't get into the "character" feeling. We are going to go sometime later on this year and I'm wondering if it would make it awkward to just walk up to a character, say hi how are you, and then pose for a quick photo and say thanks and walk away. I've always wanted pics with the characters. Not so much autographs and chats. Just pics. Let me know what you think please

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Jan 2, 2018 at 12:02 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi there,

That wouldn't be awkward at all! You should only do what you're comfortable with and the characters are wonderful at interacting with all types of people.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Mar 28, 2017 at 5:20 a.m. Anna Says...

It was the coolest thing during our last trip to WDW in Sept 2016..we got to meet a bunch of characters in our lobby while staying at AKL Jambo House. There was Mickey, Minnie, Gepetto, Pinochio, Goofy, Captain Hook, Smee, Daisy, Donald, and I think a couple others. They were there for about an hour. Has anyone else experienced this in recent years?

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Jan 1, 2017 at 4:11 a.m. Nicholas Gist Says...

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Jan 1, 2017 at 12:58 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Nicholas,

July at WDW will be VERY crowded. One of the busiest times of the year. Check out the Crowd Calendar for that month.

Keep hopping!

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Jun 19, 2016 at 2:14 p.m. Tina Says...

Hiya! This September will be my first ever trip to Disney and as a Disney lover, I'm excited beyond compare but, of course I'm super anxious as I wouldn't know what to expect. Im more into meeting characters than I am with rides, so would it be hard for me to meet both scheduled/ non-scheduled characters around September time? I only ever been to Tokyo Disneyland and I couldn't meet any characters because sadly there were just way too many people pushing in.

I'd love your help, cheers!

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Jul 11, 2016 at 8:29 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Tina,

You won't have any problem meeting characters. Be sure and download our app, and you can see their times and where they are located!

https://www.undercovertourist.com/apps/

Keep hopping!

Leap

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Dec 2, 2015 at 6:42 p.m. Laura Says...

are you allowed to keep your strollers while waiting in line for meet and greets or do u hav to park them? thank you!

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Dec 7, 2015 at 6:35 a.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Laura,

For some of them, especially the more informal meet-and-greets, you can. Others that are dedicated attractions such as Anna and Elsa, and Mickey Mouse will require you to leave your stroller.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Apr 15, 2016 at 10:13 p.m. Cecilia Says...

Hi! Is it indicated at the entrance of the meet and greet and/or attractions that you can go inside with the stroller? Tks

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Apr 25, 2016 at 1:29 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Cecilia,

Yes, it is.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Apr 25, 2016 at 1:29 p.m. FrogBlog Says...

Hi Cecilia,

Yes, it is.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jul 21, 2014 at 4:15 a.m. Victoria Says...

...oh! I almost forgot to tell you. DUH! It totally IS a big deal to take a picture of the SAME character, time and time again. For us it's a matter of being able to catch the character in EVERY SINGLE outfit they have. Your kids totally know how cool this is. :) In another way, this also helps when other friends and family share their family pictures from their vacation and you're like, 'Oh! I've never seen Mickey in his Pajamas. I have him wearing his Halloween costume AND his Chef hat too.' Right? :)

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Jul 21, 2014 at 4:11 a.m. Victoria Says...

Great tips! Thank you so much for sharing. I love seeing all of your pictures and the memories you've made. Your Princess looks BEAUTIFUL!!!

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Apr 8, 2017 at 1:43 a.m. Kara Says...

Egg is soo hot!!!!!!!! Love him!!????????????yum

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Apr 8, 2017 at 1:40 a.m. Kara Says...

Dab dab dab

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