Get Down to Disness

About Get Down to Disness

Kat is the owner/creator/operator and Chief Disnesswoman at Get Down to Disness, a seasoned Disney traveler and lover of all things Disney. Her best family memories surround magical vacations at the WDW resort and it his her mission to provide the same to her clients.

Fridays in Fantasyland: The Daily Disney Afterglow

Welcome to This Friday in Fantasyland So much of visiting Disney World these days revolves around meticulous planning. I recently spent three frustrating hours navigating the troubled FastPass system picking the rides my family wants to ride months from now, and yet, my favorite memories of Disney World never really focus on those coveted FastPass [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Fridays in Fantasyland: Wanderlust & Hunger Satisfied at Nomad Lounge

One week after returning from a visit to the Walt Disney World Resort and I am astounded at the long list of things I fully intended to do, planned to do, but didn't. It's not that I necessarily forgot, it's just so often the unplanned fun is just too good to cut short  in order [...]

By | September 20th, 2018|Disness Reports|1 Comment

Have the BEST Character Meet and Greets at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

In just a few short days, I'll be totally geeking out about attending Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween party! This year, while I'm not going in a proper costume, I'll be Disney Bounding as Maleficent. While my husband has decidedly chosen to attend as himself. No matter, we will no doubt have a blast! This [...]

By | August 29th, 2018|Disness Reports|4 Comments

Fridays in Fantasyland: A Glorious Resort Only Day

If I were at the Walt Disney World Resort today, my plan would be to have no plans! You heard that right, the planner wants a day without a plan. Mind you, this has yet to happen. This is Fantasyland though, so let's imagine I can let go of the inevitable angst I would feel [...]

By | August 23rd, 2018|Disness Reports|4 Comments

5 “Worth it” Things About Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Next month, I will be attending Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party for the SIXTH time. I'm a Christmas fanatic, but I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this party! Not only do I love it, but I think you will too. Can I answer if it's "worth it" to you? No, it's a subjective topic. However, I [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Fridays in Fantasyland: Mission POSSIBLE

If I were at the Walt Disney World Resort today, my mood would be ambitious! You see today, there was the distinct and RARE opportunity to experience TWO parks with Extra Morning Magic Hour! Both Hollywood Studios and the Magic Kingdom each open one hour early to resort guests and at different times. Doing both [...]

By | August 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Reasons Why the Magic Kingdom Fireworks Dessert Party is Worth the Price

Last month, my family (12 of us) had the opportunity to experience the Fireworks Dessert Party with Plaza Garden Viewing at the Magic Kingdom. This premium event set us back a few bucks, $69 for adults, $41 for children, but we decided to splurge in hopes it would be a perfect way to enjoy Happily [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Lasso the Family Together for Mickey’s Backyard BBQ

Is Mickey's Backyard BBQ the right experience for your family? SPOILER ALERT: I wouldn't recommend it for everyone! The Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground was one of the first resort accommodations available for guests at the Walt Disney World Resort, opening on November 19, 1971. It's rustic theme and pioneer feel (with modern luxuries) is [...]

By | June 30th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Private VIP Tour at Walt Disney World Review Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the VIP Tour Review Thanks for coming back to read the second half! Last I left you, Shannon, Raymond and I had just entered our third park of the day, Hollywood Studios, via a backstage entrance adjacent to Rock n Roller Coaster. I'll tell you, coming in via the Cast [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Private VIP Tour at Walt Disney World Review Part 1

Ever wonder how the Private VIP Tour treatment is at the Walt Disney World Resort? Settle in and read on! As a perk of my position as an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner with Destinations to Travel, I recently got the amazing opportunity to take Walt Disney World's Private VIP Tour with agency owner and my [...]

By | June 24th, 2018|Disness Reports|5 Comments