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2013 Walt Disney World Christmas Resort Character Schedules and Touring Strategy

Santa will also appear at every resort on Christmas Eve if you are interested in visiting him there.

Disney World Resort Christmas Character Schedules
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House
Mickey and Minnie in the Lobby
Dec 20, 22, 24 4:30-8:15
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani Village
Santa Goofy and Santa Stitch rotate every 30 minutes in the Lobby
Dec 19, 20, 21, 23 4:45-8:30
Boardwalk Resort
in the Lobby
Dec 20, 21, 22 5:00-8:45 PM
Caribbean Beach Resort
at Old Port Royale
 Deceember 23 5:00-8:45
Contemporary Resort
Chip n Dale 4th Floor North End
Dec 19, 21, 23 5:15-9:00 PM
Coronado Springs Resort
in the Lobby
Dec 22 5:00-8:45 PM
Fort Wilderness
at Crockett’s Tavern
Dec 24 4:45-8:00 PM
Grand Floridian Resort
Mickey and Minnie in the Lobby
Dec 20, 22, 24 5:00-8:45 PM
Old Key West Resort
in the Lobby
Dec 21, 23 8:30-10:15 AM
Polynesian Resort
Hawaiian Lilo and Stitch in the Lobby
Dec 19, 21, 23 4:45-8:30 PM
Port Orleans – French Quarter
in the Lobby
Dec 24 10:30-11:45 AM
Port Orleans –  Riverside
in the Lobby
Dec 24 8:00-9:15 AM
Saratoga Springs
in the Lobby
Dec 22, 24 9:00-10:45 AM
Wilderness Lodge
in the Lobby
Dec 20, 21, 22 4:30-8:15 PM
Yacht & Beach Club
in the Lobby
Dec 20, 21, 22 7:00-7:30 PM 8:00-8:15 PM

The resorts that I would choose on a given day are in yellow

Disney World Resort Christmas Character Touring Strategy
December 19
Polynesian 4:45-8:30 PM
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani 4:45-8:30
December 20
Wilderness Lodge 4:30-8:15 PM
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo 4:30-8:15
Boardwalk 5:00-8:45 PM
Grand Floridian 5:00-8:45 PM
Yacht & Beach Club 7:00-7:30 PM & 8:00-8:15 PM
December 21
Old Key West 8:30-10:15 AM
Wilderness Lodge 4:30-8:15 PM
Polynesian 4:45-8:30 PM
Boardwalk 5:00-8:45 PM
Contemporary 5:15-9:00 PM
Yacht & Beach Club 7:00-7:30 PM & 8:00-8:15 PM
December 22
Saratoga Springs 9:00-10:45 AM
Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo 4:30-8:15
Wilderness Lodge 4:30-8:15 PM
Boardwalk 5:00-8:45 PM
Coronado Springs 5:00-8:45 PM
Grand Floridian 5:00-8:45 PM
Yacht & Beach Club 7:00-7:30 PM & 8:00-8:15 PM
December 23
Old Key West 8:30-10:15 AM
Polynesian 4:45-8:30 PM
Caribbean Beach 5:00-8:45 PM
Contemporary 5:15-9:00 PM
December 24
Port Orleans – Riverside 8:00-9:15 AM
Saratoga Springs 9:00-10:45 AM
Port Orleans – French Quarter 10:30-11:45 AM
Fort Wilderness 4:45-8:00 PM
Grand Floridian 5:00-8:45 PM