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13 Family Activities at Disney World to Celebrate the New Cheaper by the Dozen Film

13 Family Activities at Disney World to Celebrate the New Cheaper by the Dozen Film

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To celebrate the release of Cheaper by the Dozen, look at these must-do family experiences at Walt Disney World during the 50th Anniversary!

Just like at Walt Disney World Resort, family adventures are everywhere on Disney+. This month, the Disney+ debuted a fresh take on a classic family comedy, “Cheaper by the Dozen!” Check out fun family experiences for your family at Disney World below.

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure

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Families love seeing everyone’s favorite tiny chef at EPCOT! It debuted on October 1, 2022, for the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary celebration. Now, families can go on their own wild culinary adventure based on the Disney and Pixar film “Ratatouille.” In addition, check out all the Remy merchandise for sale HERE.

Classic Disney Attractions

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For the last 50 years, Magic Kingdom has thrilled guests of all ages. My (Susan) family never misses our favorite attractions, Peter Pan and the Philharmagic 3D show. Then, check out other fan favorites such as Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Jungle Cruise!

Next, ride “it’s a small world”, Dumbo the Flying Elephant, and Mad Tea Party for family fun! Which classic Walt Disney World attraction is your family tradition?

Drawn to Life

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The newest show “Drawn to Life” is a first-ever collaboration of Cirque du Soleil and the Walt Disney Animation Studios. It is a “love letter to the art of Disney Animation.” Before or after the show, treat the family to dining at a Splitsville Dining Room, just steps away from Drawn to Life! In addition, take a look at behind the scenes look at Drawn to Life HERE.

Kilimanjaro Safaris

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Do you love animals? There are so many delightful species at Disney’s Animal Kingdom savanna. First, families can take a guided tour of an African savanna. Next, you can take in the wildlife on the Kilimanjaro Safari attraction.

The savanna is filled with 34 species living in 110 acres of plains, forest landscapes, and rocky wetlands. You may even hear some corny animal jokes here!

Stay in the Magic

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Here, families experience the Disney Resorts Collection, unique Disney Resort hotels that feature the same storytelling and top notch guest service found in the theme parks. Check out all the ways Disney celebrates the 50th Disney World Anniversary at resorts HERE.

Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway

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Hop aboard one of my favorite attractions and join Mickey and Minnie on a zany adventure through a cartoon universe crammed with surprises and a new original song. Goofy is your train engineer. What could possibly go wrong? 

Pandora – The World of Avatar

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Together, families discover a beautiful land that celebrates the magic of nature. Go on two adventurous expeditions on Na’vi River Journey or Avatar Flight of Passage. At all times of the day, hike around the floating mountains in the valley of Mo’ara, where glowing flora & fauna are abundant!  


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“Harmonious,” the all-new nighttime spectacular at EPCOT, has become a family favorite. It’s truly remarkable! Experience how Disney music and stories bring families together from across the globe through amazing music and visual effects. You can even purchase a dining package to see it. But is it worth it? Check out Donna’s review of the “Harmonious” dining package HERE.

Toy Story Land

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Let your adventure begin at Toy Story Land! This larger-than-life location is packed with adventures for kids of all ages. Take a ride on Slinky Dog Dash or Alien Swirling Saucers. One of my family favorites is eating at Woody’s Lunch Box.

Shopping at World of Disney

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Visit the ultimate shopping destination for Disney fans at World of Disney. It’s the largest Disney retail store in the world! You’ll find many merchandise lines at World of Disney including the EARidescent 50th Anniversary celebration merchandise! Read about all the 50th Anniversary celebrations at Disney Springs HERE.

Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

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Families can discover a tropical paradise at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. Whether you want to swim all day or just chill, there’s something for everyone. In fact, Typhoon Lagoon includes North America’s largest wave pool.

Also, park reservations are not currently required. Disney is even bringing back the After Hours Event.

“Disney Enchantment”

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For many families, no Disney day is complete without the sights and sounds of fireworks above the elegant Cinderella Castle. The all-new “Disney Enchantment” firework spectacular can be seen nightly. For the first time, immersive projection effects can be seen on Cinderella Castle extending all the way down Main Street, U.S.A.

Whispering Canyon Café

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In line with the all-new film, “Cheaper by the Dozen,” Disney added a “Baker’s Dozen,” (which is actually 13) to the list! Some of the most remembered family moments happen around the dinner table.

For families looking for home cookin’ with a side of shenanigans, head on over to Whispering Canyon Café at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge! Chow down on frontier dishes, including delicious baked goods such as buttermilk-cheddar biscuits and Mickey-shaped waffles for breakfast, or freshly-baked cornbread for lunch and dinner, all served with hearty all-you-care-to-enjoy skillets for the whole family. Check out our review of Whispering Canyon HERE.

Be sure to check out the “Cheaper by the Dozen” below. Also, you can catch this new film only on Disney+!

Watch “Cheaper by the Dozen” exclusively on Disney+.

Are you excited about the “Cheaper by the Dozen” release on Disney+? Which one of these family experiences is your favorite? Or, do you have another activity that tops your list? Please share your thoughts in the comments below or on Facebook Page.

Source: Disney Parks Blog

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