Play, Stay, Dine & Save at Walt Disney World

You can kick off 2019 by getting the most value and excitement out of your Disney vacation!

Walt Disney World Ticket Options

Walt Disney World begins a new pricing structure starting October 16, 2018. Know your options.

Fall & Halloween Activities

2018 Fall & Halloween Activities and Events at Walt Disney World

2020 Itineraries for Disney Cruise Line

New Itinerary and a new port for Disney Cruise Line's Spring 2020. Book your cruise now!

2018 Halloween and Christmas Parties

Dates and information for the 2018 Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party are now available.

Disney News and Information

Play, Stay, Dine and Save in the Middle of the Magic with a Vacation-Ready Package

Walt Disney World current promoNew Offer for Walt Disney World Resorts! You can kick off 2019 by getting the most value and excitement out of your Disney vacation! With this offer, a family of 4 can play, stay, dine and save up to $500 on a 5-night/6-day room, Magic Your Way ticket and dining plan package at a select Disney Resort hotel most nights January 1 through March 9, 2019. This new offer can be combined with the exclusive The Magic For Less Travel booking bonuses. See our Walt Disney World Vacation Discount Page for more Walt Disney World Discounts.

Walt Disney World Ticket Changes

Walt Disney World TicketsEffective October 16, 2018, Walt Disney World will begin a new pricing structure. The pricing will be based on the dates of travel. Pricing may be lower during off-peak travel periods. Tickets will need to be used during a specific time period as well. Multi-day tickets will still be a better value than single-day tickets. Tickets that are part of a package will be valid for the length of the package.

Adventures by Disney Austria and Czech Republic

Adventures by DisneyTravel to Central Europe on your Adventures by Disney Austria and Czech Republic vacation. Your 9 Days/8 Nights vacation will let you explore the land of fairy tales with castles and storybook villages set against the marvelous backdrop of the majestic Alps in Prague, Salzburg, and Vienna. Spending time in a Bavarian Alps Ice Cave, visiting a Salt Mine, and dinner in the Emperor's Pavilion at the Vienna Zoo are just a few of the highlights of this amazing vacation.

Disney Cruise Line Characters

Disney Cruise Line CharactersThere are a lot of character meet and greet opportunities on a Disney Cruise. If meeting a lot of characters is a priority for you, it is definitely possible to get to visit with many of your favorite Disney friends. Some character meets are widely advertised and open to everyone, while others require some pre-planning to attend. Characters vary from ship to ship and from cruise to cruise. We have some tips for how to meet some of your favorite characters on board the ship!

Wizarding World of Harry Potter's Ollivanders Wand Shop

Ollivanders Wand Shop Make sure you plan a stop at Ollivanders Wand Shop while visiting Universal Orlando Resort. Ollivanders is a great souvenir stop for guests of all ages. Just as the wands choose the wizard in the movies, you can have the same experience here. Guests and other onlookers will enjoy this short show as the wand chooses the wizard! There is an Ollivanders Wand Shop in both Universal Studios at Diagon Alley and Islands of Adventure at Hogsmeade, so you will never have to worry about missing out. Wands sold from Ollivanders are not just props though; wands can be purchased that are interactive throughout the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Rivers of Light Dessert Party

Rivers of Light Dessert PartyThe Rivers of Light Dessert Party is a nighttime celebration in Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park featuring dessert treats and reserved seating for the Rivers of Light nighttime spectacular. This event is a special way to conclude an evening at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Guests will meet for desserts and drinks about one hour prior to the Rivers of Light showtime to enjoy sweet treats before the show. Desserts feature treats themed to elements from the Rivers of Light show. Just before the show begins, you will make your way to a reserved seating area to settle in for Rivers of Light.

Walt Disney World Menu Updates

WDW MenusHere are some recent menu updates at Walt Disney World: L'Artisan des Glaces, La Hacienda de San Angel, and Le Cellier at Epcot, The Trolley Car Cafe at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Splash Terrace Pool Bar, Garden Grove, and Il Mulino Trattoria at the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel, Ale & Compass at Disney's Yacht Club, Turf Club at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. Visit our Walt Disney World Menu page for even more restaurants.

Movies Under the Stars and Activity Calendars

Movies Under the Stars and ActivitiesMovies Under the Stars are offered most nights at Walt Disney World resorts. End the day with a favorite Disney movie viewed under the stars. In addition, there are many activities offered daily at each resort. Look for pool activities, crafts, or special events. Offerings vary by resort and are changed monthly. For a look at what is offered this month, visit our Movies Under the Stars page.

TheMouseForLess Facebook Group

TheMouseForLess Facebook GroupThe Mouse for Less is happy to invite you to join our Facebook group--The Mouse For Less Disney Travel Discounts Savings and Planning. We are here to share our passion for all things Disney, and by extension share ways to enjoy our passion while saving money on Disney vacations or anything Disney connected. We are excited to get this new community up and running, please join us and invite any Disney loving friends to join us as well!

Universal Orlando Resort Discounts

Universal Orlando DiscountsHalloween Horror Nights Hotel and Ticket Package! Every fall at Universal Studios Florida nightmares rule the darkness. Houses drawn from the greatest horror stories chill the bravest souls. Streets transform into sinister scare zones. Mad laughter echoes from outrageous live shows. And across the park, some of Universal's most exhilarating attractions tempt with thrilling escapes. Plan your thrilling escape with hotel accomodations, Park-to-Park daytime admission to all three theme parks throughout your stay and admission to Halloween Horror Nights for one Sunday - Friday event night. Book by November 2, 2018 for travel September 14 - November 3, 2018. WARNING! Event may be too intense for young children and is not recommended for children under the age of 13. No costumes or masks allowed.

Disney Cruise Line Discounts

Disney Cruise Line Discounts Exclusive Shipboard Credit Offer from The Magic For Less Travel! Receive up to 5% of your cruise price in shipboard credit from The Magic For Less Travel when you book any new Disney Cruise Line Sailing. This is not a rebate or check you will receive after you cruise; this is a shipboard credit to use on your cruise! Use your credits for shopping, shore excursions, spa treatments and more. Cruises must be booked by 10/31/18 to qualify for this promotion.

Disneyland Discounts

Sumer of Heroes Exclusive Magic for Less Travel Disneyland Gift Card Offer! Book a Disneyland package or transfer an existing Disneyland package reservation of $750 or more and receive a $25 Disneyland Resort Gift Card. Guests who book a Disneyland package of $1500 or more with The Magic for Less Travel and receive a $50 Disneyland Resort Gift Card. Book a Disneyland package of $3000 or more with The Magic for Less Travel and receive a $75 Disneyland Resort Gift Card! The gift cards are accepted at many Disneyland Resort shopping and dining locations and can be used to pay for shopping, dining and even theme park admission. We are sure you will find a way to put the gift card to good use! Book by 10/31/18.

More Discounts!

Visit our Destination Saving pages for more discounts on Walt Disney World, Disney Cruise Line, Disneyland, Adventures By Disney, Other Disney Resorts and Universal Orlando vacations. Visit our Walt Disney World section and look for the dollar icons for money-saving tips of all types.