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Old 02-17-2017, 10:00 AM   #1
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Finding Donald Duck

Hi all! I was in WDW back in December and was able to get pics with my son and Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and Pluto. I want Donald!

Does anyone know where I should be able to find Donald at Magic Kingdom? I am going to be there next month for a conference and we are only able to go to Magic Kingdom on one day with the 3pm conference ticket.

TIA for any suggestions!
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Does the WDW app tell you which characters are out and about? I think that guest services can tell you, too. I thought he was dressed as a circus performer in the meet and greet near Dumbo.
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Yes, what JoanneS said. He is inside the Big Top just past the Dumbo ride (in what used to be Toontown). He is dressed as a snake charmer. Minnie, Goofy, and Daisy are also there. It's a really cute meet & greet, and the lines are not usually bad at all.
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Yes, for my money, this is the easiest, most efficient character greeting. You can get four characters in a few minutes. Personally, I do wish the costumes were just the classic style, but I understand it fits the theme of the circus.

I know you said MK, but he's traditional Donald at Chef Mickey's, just around the corner at the Contemporary. He's also at Epcot, wearing a sombrero in the Mexico pavilion. I'm sure there are other places, too, but at MK, you only see him in Storybook Circus.
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As others said, he'll be in the circus tent as Snake Charmer Donald. If you have time for a meal, he's at Chef Mickey's for breakfast and dinner (with a chef's coat on) or at Cape May Cafe for breakfast wearing his beach shirt.
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