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Is Labor Day a good time to go to Walt Disney World?

by Kim

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“Does Labor Day effect low crowds at Walt Disney World? I’m trying to squeeze in as much as possible in as little time as possible for my graduating senior without missing school.

Thank you for all your hard work, I cannot tell you how it has helped.”

The Tree of Live in Animal Kingdom is something new to see at Labor Day

Be sure to see all the new stuff at Animal Kingdom like the projections on the Tree of Life – Photo by Mike Billick

Kim, first, thank you for that. I appreciate it, we try to help, that’s what we want to do around here.

So, Labor Day crowds. Labor Day is one of the most interesting holidays of the year. It is probably the least busy Monday holiday, the one that always falls on Monday, the least busy Monday holiday of the whole year.

Veteran’s Day, since it moves around sometimes is a busier holiday when it falls on the weekends or when it falls on a Friday or Monday. Then it’s busier than Labor Day. But, as a general rule, Labor Day is the least busy Monday holiday.

What does that mean? It means you can expect light crowds, it’s a good time to go. You can expect those low crowd, low to moderate crowds.

Dad’s September Disney World Crowds page

If you’re going during a, when school is out period, Labor Day is probably the best time to go. There are probably a few days in late August that are less crowded but if you’re going on a holiday weekend, it’s the best one you could pick.


Destinations to Travel LLC.

Dad’s Bottom Line

The bottom line is, yes Labor Day is a great time to go to Walt Disney.


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