Hogsmeade Vacations, runDisney Returns and Sightings at SeaWorld: Your Weekly Theme Park Recap (October 25)
1. Hogsmeade Holidays
As Halloween draws to a close, the Hogwarts vacation is back in Hogsmeade. Lights, ornaments and garlands can be found all over The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade. Storefronts are adorned with the joy of Christmas and the snow-capped rooftops that offer winter wonderland all year round are more beautiful than ever with the complementary decor.
Vacation at Universal Orlando Resort will be November 13 through January 2. Check out our guide to Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter here.
2. Perform fun returns to Disney
This weekend, CourseDisney will return to racing in person for the first time in nearly two years. The Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend at EPCOT features three days of running. From Friday November 5 to Sunday November 7, thousands of enthusiasts will run distances of 5 km, 10 km or half marathon through the Walt Disney World Resort. A few will do the three consecutive days!
Read our announcement for more details on the upcoming Coursedisney events.
3. Holiday nights at the port
This paid event for adults 21 and over is officially back, and the next dates for Harbor Nights at Loews Portofino Bay have already been announced! Holiday Harbor Nights takes place on Friday November 26 and showcases all the standard excellence the event has to offer with an added bonus – the official Christmas tree lighting in Harbor Piazza.
I was lucky enough to go to the last Harbor Nights. Read our review about it here.
4. Walt Disney World Holiday Food Guide
Holiday menus for Walt Disney World Resort have been published. Another year of unique food items, delicious cocktails and festive goodies will be available throughout the resort starting next week. With such a range of menu items and so many different places to find them, we’ve put it all together for you to read. The Walt Disney World vacation officially begins on November 12.
Check out the delicious details here.
5. Kids Weekend and Guy Harvey at SeaWorld Orlando
If you’re like us, you can’t live without SeaWorld Orlando. But if you are like us, it is also sometimes difficult to follow all their beautiful events! We have what you need. This weekend, SeaWorld Orlando will host two events – Kids Weekend at SeaWorld Orlando and Guy Harvey Weekend. The kids can enjoy special weekend activities, then the whole family can meet world-renowned environmentalist Guy Harvey.
View a full range of SeaWorld events here.
That’s all for this week’s news! Meet in the parks.