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Walt Disney World hours for New Year's Eve 2013

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The last day of the year is always extremely busy at Walt Disney World in Florida. The forecast is calling for a high temperature in the mid-60's, with a chance of rain.

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The Magic Kingdom Park will open at 7:00am on December 31 with an Extra Magic Hour for Disney Resort guests. It will open to the general public at 8:00am, and will remain open until 2:00am. Mickey's Once Upon a Time Christmas Parade will be held at 12:30pm and 3:30pm. Main Street Electrical Parade will run at 7:00pm and 9:30pm. Holiday Wishes - Celebrate the Spirit of the Season will take place at 8:30pm. At 11:50pm there will be a special show called Fantasy in the Sky Fireworks.

Epcot will open at 8:00am on December 31, with World Showcase opening at 9:30am. The park will remain open until 1:00am. IllumiNations will run at 6:30pm. The New Year's Countdown Fireworks are scheduled for 11:40pm.

Disney's Hollywood Studios will open at 8:00am on the last day of the year, and will remain open until midnight. There will then be two Extra Magic Hours. Fantasmic! will run three times; at 6:30pm, 8:00pm, and 10:00pm. New Year's Eve Fireworks featuring Mulch, Sweat and Shears! will start at 11:50pm.

Disney's Animal Kingdom will start the last day of 2013 with an Extra Magic Hour at 7:00am. It will be open to the general public 8:00am-8:00pm. Mickey's Jingle Jungle Parade will take place at 3:45pm. There are no fireworks at Disney's Animal Kingdom because they would scare the animals.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park will be open 10:00am-5:00pm on New Year's Eve. Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park is currently closed for its annual refurbishment.


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