April Disney World Crowds

Easter Eggs at the Grand Floridian, April Walt Disney World Crowds

April Disney World crowds are steadily average throughout the month—with some exceptions.  Between Spring Break crowds carrying over from March and Easter being one of the most popular holidays to spend at WDW, April can be very crowded or very manageable depending on the time of the month when you’re visiting. April is a truly […]

Disneyland Crowd Calendars

If you’ve visited Dad’s Guide to WDW before, you’ve likely seen our Walt Disney World crowd calendars. We’re proud to release our first ever Disneyland crowd calendars for 2024! Be on the lookout for more tips and tricks to help you navigate Disneyland crowds and plan your perfect Disneyland vacation – our crowd calendars are just […]

The Best Time to Visit Walt Disney World in 2020

Cinderella Castle, Magic Kingdom Park

For years, I’ve been answering the question when is the Best Time to Visit WDW? It’s that time again. Let’s talk about the Best Time to visit Walt Disney World in 2020. Check out Dad’s big 2020 Disney World Crowd Calendar: The Best 2020 Dates to Visit Disney World As my friends in the band […]

Tips to Beat Disney’s Hollywood Studios Crowds

Disney's Hollywood Studios crowds, entrance with balloons

Dad knows how to deal with the Disney’s Hollywood Studios crowds. The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, Rock ‘n’ Roller Soaster Starring Aerosmith, Toy Story Mania!, and Slinky Dog Dash crowds. Oh yeah, and the Fantasmic! crowds too. These are some of the great rides in Disney’s Hollywood Studios that attract huge crowds. And really […]

How to Deal with Walt Disney World Crowds

THESE are the heavy crowd levels you’d like to avoid, right? We agree that there’s nothing like walking right on a popular attraction with no wait or wandering around a rather empty area of a park… That’s why we created our new and improved WDW Crowd Calendars—and why we compiled fresh tips of ours—so you can […]

Dad’s 5 BEST Weeks to Visit Walt Disney World in 2018

Cinderella Castle front angle, Magic Kingdom Park

So when are the best weeks to visit Walt Disney World in 2018? That’s a really, really good question. Yes, Dad has the answer. Here are Dad’s top 5 weeks to go to the Most Magical Place on Earth in 2018. The Best Time to Visit Walt Disney World No, I don’t use a dart […]

November Disney World Crowds

November Disney World crowds range from very light to very heavy. Halloween carries over into November (only for one more Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party) and then magically, all Mickey pumpkins and fall leaves are transitioned into gorgeous wreaths and ornaments, marking the start of Christmas at WDW! There is nothing quite like Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas […]

December Disney World Crowds

December Disney World Crowds, Mickey at Magic Kingdom park during Christmas

When it comes to December at WDW, this month seems to have everything you could ask for: stunning Dream Lights on Cinderella Castle, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party happening on select nights, the EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays, festive decorations seemingly everywhere, holiday music being played in all 4 parks, and some of the best […]

October Disney World Crowds

There’s no better place to celebrate Halloween than WDW! To ensure that your October visit to WDW would be as spooktacular as possible, take a look at our October WDW Crowd Calendar before finalizing your trip. While crowd levels can vary greatly throughout October, Halloween festivities and the EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival remain […]

August Disney World Crowds

August Disney World Crowds, Rainy Day Cavalcade

Yes, August might be a very hot month (in terms of temperature) at WDW, but the August Disney World crowds are light!  You might want to beat the heat by spending some extra time at the pool, but given the short wait times throughout most of the month, you should still be able to experience all […]