Disney Character Checklist: The Ultimate Guide to Each Park

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Here is the Ultimate Disney character checklist for each Walt Disney World park. Use this list to fill your autograph book with those special character’s signatures.

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For those of you who are all about tracking down every Disney character, you can think of on your Walt Disney World vacation, here is the Ultimate Disney character checklist for each Walt Disney World park. Use this list to fill your autograph book and really take advantage of Memory Maker, the photopass package. Print out a copy of the Disney Character list below to keep track of the Disney Characters that you (or your kids) have met.

*Disney Character experiences do change, be sure to check your times guide or My Disney Experience App for the most up-to-date information, locations and times.

Download and print a copy of this handy Disney Character Checklist. Take a copy with you, along with your autograph book, to keep track of the characters you meet throughout the parks.

CHaracters At The Magic Kingdom

In the Magic Kingdom, you don’t need to go too far to see your first character. Two of Disney’s most iconic characters are right in Town Square at the Town Square Theater. This place is to your right as you cross under the track of the WDW RR. The largest assortment of Characters are found in Fantasyland, but Adventureland and Tomorrowland have some character encounter as well.

Disney Character Checklist: Magic Kingdom

Mickey Mouse at the Town Square Theater

Tinker Bell at the Town Square theater

Merida at the Fairytale Garden near Cinderella Castle

Alice near the Mad Tea Party

Winnie the Pooh and Tigger at Pooh’s Thotful Spot

Tiana and Rapunzel at Princess Fairytale Hall

Peter Pan at Peter Pan’s Flight

Gaston at Gaston’s Tavern in the Enchanted Forest

Ariel at her Fantasyland Grotto

Donald and Goofy at Pete’s Silly Sideshow in Dumbo’s Circus

Minnie and Daisy at Pete’s Silly Sideshow in Dumbo’s Circus

Aladdin and Jasmine in Adventureland

Buzz Lightyear in Tomorrowland

Character Dining at Magic Kingdom

Besides all the places in the Magic Kingdom where you can meet your favorite Disney characters while you play, there are select restaurants where characters come to you while you eat. You can save time by meeting more characters in the same place and even see some you won’t find anywhere else. Dining reservations are required for these character dining experiences so make sure you book well in advance.

Cinderella’s Royal Table

Cinderella

Snow White

Aurora (breakfast only)

Ariel (breakfast only)

Jasmine (lunch and dinner only)

The Crystal Palace

Winnie the Pooh

Tigger

Eeyore

Piglet

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Characters At Epcot

Epcot holds a lot of Disney characters to discover in its two hemispheres. The World Showcase offers character meet and greets in many of the pavilions. From the United Kingdom to China, Disney princesses and other characters with origins in these countries can be found there, in distinct photo locations and immaculately themed environments. In Future World the animated characters from Disney and Pixar films come to life on sets specifically for special photo moments. Some have been relocated or are scheduled to close soon due to the changes at Epcot.

Disney Character Checklist: Epcot

Baymax — Hiro’s Workshop (closing soon)

Joy and Sadness — Headquarters (closing soon)

Wreck-it-Ralph and Vanellope in the Imagination Pavilion at ImageWorks

Mickey, Minnie, and Goofy — Epcot Character Spot

Mickey, Minnie and Goofy – International Gateway entrance

Pluto near the entrance of Epcot in Legacy Plaza

Daisy at the Showcase Plaza

Donald in Mexico

Anna and Elsa at their Royal Sommerhus in Norway

Mulan in China

Snow White in Germany

Jasmine in Morocco

Belle in France

Alice in the United Kingdom

Surprise Character at Disney Visa Cardmember Experience in the Imagination Pavilion

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Character Dining At Epcot

Epcot offers two unique dining experiences with characters, much like what you can do at the Magic Kingdom. Akershus is a castle-like environment with all-you-care-to-enjoy Norwegian American fare and several princesses to greet you at your table. In the Land Pavilion, Garden Grill provides spectacular food in an all-you-care-to-enjoy family-style service with some of your favorite Disney characters dressed as farmers.

Akershus

Snow White

Cinderella

Aurora (Sleeping Beauty)

Ariel

Belle

Garden Grill

Mickey

Pluto

Chip ‘N Dale

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios may be small, but it’s an outstanding place to meet characters. Especially if you are a Pixar or Star Wars fan, you will want to make time to visit this park for the many character encounters. Whether you want to meet some Disney Star Wars characters or you fancy Disney Junior, there are some key places to visit while you are at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

Disney Character Checklist: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

BB-8 at Star Wars Launch Bay in the Animation Courtyard

Darth Vader at Star Wars Launch Bay in the Animation Courtyard

Chewbacca at Star Wars Launch Bay in the Animation Courtyard

Rey – Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge

Stormtroopers- Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge

Vampirina in the Animation Courtyard

Doc McStuffins in the Animation Courtyard

Fancy Nancy in the Animation Courtyard

Mike and Sulley at Walt Disney Presents in the Animation Courtyard area

Mickey and Minnie in Red Carpet Dreams on Commissary Lane

Olaf at Celebrity Spotlight

Woody in Toy Story Land

Bo Peep in Toy Story Land

Jessie in Toy Story Land

Buzz Lightyear in Toy Story Land

Green Army Men in Toy Story Land

Character Dining At Hollywood Studios

Hollywood and Vine

This all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet features two types of character experiences. One of them is a Disney Junior Breakfast. However, the other is a Minnie Mouse seasonal lunch and dinner buffet.

Character Dining Breakfast

Vampirina

Fancy Nancy

Doc McStuffins

Roadster Racer Goofy

Character Dining Lunch & Dinner

Minnie

Mickey

Donald

Daisy

Goofy (Santa Goofy during the Holidays)

Characters At Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom was not always the best place to meet anybody on your Disney character checklist. But now it’s the only place for certain classic Disney characters and a great opportunity to find some of your favorites in a whole new environment and wardrobe. The best places in Disney’s Animal Kingdom to meet characters are Discovery Island and Dinoland USA.

Disney Character Checklist: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Donald at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Daisy at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Scrooge McDuck at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Launchpad McQuack at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Goofy at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Pluto at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Chip ‘N Dale dressed as dinosaurs at Donald’s Dino-Bash in Dinoland USA

Mickey and Minnie in explorer clothes at the Adventurers Outpost on Discovery Island

Pocahontas at the Discovery Trails on Discovery Island

Russel and Dug on Discovery Island

Rafiki and Timon on Discovery Island

Character Dining at Animal Kingdom

Tusker House

This all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet features the following characters in Safari costumes.

Donald

Daisy

Mickey

Goofy

Holidays at Walt Disney World

During the holiday season, you can meet additional characters that are not included here. For instance, during Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, you can meet Jack Skellington and Sally along with a few others. During Christmas, you can meet Santa and some of the characters are dressed in holiday attire. As I said before, check your time’s guide or the My Disney Experience app for the most up to date information on the characters,

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