Get Ready for Moonlight Magic 2024: Your Guide to Registration Dates!

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Moonlight Magic Registration Dates

Hey Disney Vacation Club members! Are you ready for some fun-filled evenings under the stars? The much-awaited 2024 Moonlight Magic sessions are just around the corner, and I’ve got all the details you need to mark your calendars. Whether you’re a seasoned Disney Vacation Club member or planning your first magical experience, this guide will help you navigate the registration process like a pro.

Early Birds Catch the Magic!

The excitement kicks off on December 19, 2023, so it’s time to get your planners out. Disney Vacation Club is hosting 8 spectacular Moonlight Magic events throughout 2024. If you’re staying at a Disney Vacation Club Resort on points (and qualify for Member Benefits) on the night of an event, you’re in luck! You can take advantage of the Early Registration and secure spots for everyone listed on your reservation. It’s like getting a FastPass to the magic!

General Registration: Open to All Club Members

Don’t have a hotel reservation? No worries! There’s a General Registration phase for all qualifying members. Just keep an eye on the dates and be ready to jump in.

Mark These Dates!

Here’s a quick rundown of the key dates for each event:

  • EPCOT (January 25, 2024)
    • Early Registration: January 9, 2024
    • General Registration: January 11, 2024
  • Disney California Adventure (January 29, 2024)
    • General Registration: December 19, 2023 (Note: This one’s a special case with just one registration date!)
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom (February 27, 2024)
    • Early Registration: February 1, 2024
    • General Registration: February 8, 2024
  • EPCOT (March 1, 2024)
    • Early Registration: January 9, 2024
    • General Registration: February 15, 2024
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom (April 23, 2024)
    • Early Registration: February 1, 2024
    • General Registration: April 11, 2024
  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon (June 4, 2024)
    • Early Registration: May 2, 2024
    • General Registration: May 9, 2024
  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon (July 11, 2024)
    • Early Registration: May 2, 2024
    • General Registration: June 27, 2024
  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios (August 27, 2024)
    • Early Registration: August 1, 2024
    • General Registration: August 15, 2024

The Virtual Queue: Your Ticket to the Magic

Remember, these events are super popular, and spots fill up fast! Disney uses a virtual queue system, giving everyone a fair chance to register. You’ll get a random spot in line, so keep an eye on your email for the virtual queue link, sent less than 24 hours before registration opens. And here’s a pro tip: registration typically opens at 11:00 AM Eastern, so set those alarms!

Wrapping Up

Moonlight Magic is an unforgettable experience, and with these dates in hand, you’re all set to plan your magical evenings. Remember, it’s not just about the dates; it’s about creating memories that last a lifetime. So, get ready, set your reminders, and let the magic begin!

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Meet the Author: Nate Bishop

I’m a die-hard Disney fan with 38 years of visits under my belt, having stepped into Disney World 120+ times. Proud to be a Disney Annual Passholder, a Vacation Club member since ’92, a Castaway Club Member, and a runDisney enthusiast. Oh, and I’ve graduated from the Disney College of Knowledge. Need Disney insights or planning tips? I’m your guy!