New Year’s Eve Entertainment at Walt Disney World

New Years is upon us and brings one of the busiest periods in Walt Disney World. So much so, wait times of nearly 200 minutes have been posted for attractions such as Rock N Rollercoaster!

To help you get to grips with what is happening in the parks, take a look at the the schedule for each park below.

MAGIC KINGDOM
8:30 PM
Holiday Wishes – Celebrate the Spirit of the Season Fireworks

10:35 PM
Electrical Water Pageant Nighttime Spectacular

11:20 PM
“A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas Show” Show

11:35 PM
Celebrate The Magic Nighttime Spectacular

11:50 PM
Fantasy In The Sky Fireworks

EPCOT
Park hours: Future World 8am to 1am, World Showcase 9:30am to 1am.
Exit bypass gates will be open during the evenings at the World Showplace, Mexico and next to China from 5:30pm to 12:30am.
Temporary Bars will be available on the promenade at Mexico, China, Italy, Germany, American Adventure, Japan, Morocco, France and Canada.

Hat and Horn distribution is from 6pm to 9pm in Future World West, Future World East and The American Adventure Pavilion.
Live DJs

Future World Fountain Stage – DJ Scooter 7pm to11:35pm, 12:10am to 1am.
American Gardens Theatre – DJ Steve Dunlap 2pm to 6pm
American Gardens Theatre – DJ Carlos Carrion 7pm to 7:20pm, 8pm to 8:50pm, 9:30pm to 10:05pm, 10:45pm to 11:35pm, 12:40am to 1am.
American Gardens Theatre – Latin Wave 7:20pm to 8pm, 8:50pm to 9:30pm, 10:05pm to 10:45pm, 12:05am to 12:40am.
China – DJ Dominic Morrison 7pm to 11:35pm, 12:05am to 1am
Italy – DJ Mark Sanchez 7pm to 11:35pm, 12:05am to 1am
UK – DJ Dave Griffiths 7:30pm to 8pm, 8:50pm to 9:30pm, 10:05pm to 10:45pm, 12:05am to 12:40am
Fireworks

IllumiNations with holiday finale at 6:30pm
IllumiNations with New Year’s Countdown at 11:40pm

DISNEY HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS
The park opens at 8am, and closes at midnight, with evening EMH from 12am to 2am.
Lights! Camera, Happy New Year! Fireworks show at midnight.
Fantasmic! at 6:30pm, 8pm, 10pm.
The Comedy Warehouse Holiday Special – Premier Theater, with shows at 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm.
Mulch, Sweat and Shears and live DJ dance party at the Icon stage from 6pm.
You can get hats and horns from 6pm at Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show. The Great Movie Ride, Toy Story Mania and Pixar Pals meet and greets will close at 10:30pm until after the fireworks due to being in the fallout zone.

DOWNTOWN DISNEY
Bus Schedules

Marketplace stop operates from 8am to 7pm
Pleasure Island stop operates from 11am to 2am
Entertainment

The West End Party with DJ Lon Simmons by Cirque du Soleil – 11:00pm-3:00am
DJ Kids Dance Party with DJ Tony Messina at Fountain Stage – 6:30pm-12:30am
Living Statues by DisneyQuest – 6:00pm-10:00pm
DisneyQuest New Year’s Eve Party hard ticket event – 8pm-1am
Live Music

Marketplace
Cap’n Jack’s Margarita Bar – 2:15pm, 3:15pm, 4:!5pm, 5:15pm, 6:15pm
Drey-C at Waterside Stage – 7:30pm-12:30am
DJ Lon Simons at Waterside Stage – 7:00pm-10:45pm

Pleasure Island
Live Music in front of Fulton’s Crab House
Nova Era – 12:30pm – 5:30pm
La Calle – 7:30pm–12:30am

Raglan Road Live Music
7:30pm – 12:45am

Paradiso 37 Entertainment
6:30pm – 11pm

West Side
Live Band at Splitsville Luxury Lanes – 3:00pm–7:00pm and 7:30pm–11:30pm
Live Music West Side at Park Stage next to Bongos Cuban Cafe – 8pm to 1am