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30 Day Countdown to Disney

Countdown to your Disney trip with this list of classic Disney movies to watch with your family.

I see a lot of cute activities to help families countdown to their Disney trip. So, I created a 30-day Countdown to Disney Vacation Countdown. Each day as you countdown to your trip, you’ll watch a new movie. When you’ve watched all of the movies, it’s time to go!

Follow these easy instructions for making your own Countdown to Disney Vacation Countdown.

DOWNLOAD AND PRINT – COUNTDOWN TO DISNEY

Click here to download this printable. It includes a movie list in the format of a calendar.

Watch the movies in the following order:

Day 1: Mulan

Day 2: Hercules

Day 3: Tarzan

Day 4: Tarzan II

Day 5: Lilo & Stitch

Day 6: Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Stitch

Day 7: Leroy & Stitch

Day 8: Stitch The Movie!

Day 9: The Emperor’s New Groove

Day 10: Pocahontas

Day 11: Cars

Day 12: Christopher Robin

Day 13: Pooh’s Grand Adventure

Day 14: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Day 15: Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

Day 16: Coco

Day 17: Meet the Robinsons

Day 18: The Incredibles

Day 19: Incredibles 2

Day 20: Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast

Day 21: Bolt

Day 22: Tinker Bell Pirate Fairy

Day 23: Chicken Little

Day 24: Wrinkle in Time

Day 25: Kronk’s New Groove

Day 26: Mickey’s House of Mouse Villains

Day 27: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Day 28: The Three Musketeers

Day 29: Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Day 30: G-Force

List of Movies to Countdown to Disney

Mulan
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Ming-Na, B.D. Wong, Eddie Murphy (Actors)

Mulan

Disney brings an ancient legend to life in this animated tale of a tomboy who disguises herself as a man so she can fight with the Chinese Army.

Hercules
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Voices, Diedrich Bader, Sandra Bernhard (Actors)

Hercules

The heavenly Hercules is stripped of his immortality and raised on Earth instead of Olympus, where he’s forced to take on Hades and assorted monsters.

Tarzan
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tony Goldwyn, Minnie Driver, Glenn Close (Actors)

Tarzan

Disney Movies. After being shipwrecked off the African coast, a lone child grows up in the wild and is destined to become lord of the jungle.

Tarzan II
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Glenn Close, George Carlin, Brad Garrett (Actors)

Tarzan II

How did the King of the Jungle ascend to the throne? Find out in this charming prequel to the hit animated movie that catches Tarzan as a young child.

Lilo & Stitch
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Daveigh Chase, Chris Sanders, Tia Carrere (Actors)

Lilo & Stitch

Disney’s song-filled animated comedy follows a lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo who adopts a funny-looking dog and doesn’t realize it’s a wacky alien.

Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has A Glitch
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Dakota Fanning, Chris Sanders, Tia Carrere (Actors)

Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch

Just as rowdy alien Stitch begins settling in with his new adopted family, he suddenly goes haywire and reverts to his destructive behavior.

Disney's Leroy & Stitch
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Daveigh Chase, Chris Sanders, David Ogden Stiers (Actors)

Leroy & Stitch

When Dr. Hamsterviel forces Dr. Jumba to create Stitch’s evil twin, it’s up to Lilo to reunite with Pleakley, Jumba, and Stitch and save the day.

Stitch! The Movie
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Chris Sanders, Daveigh Chase, Jeff Bennett (Actors)

Stitch The Movie!

Knowing he’s not alone in the universe, Stitch, also known as Experiment 626, sets out to free the other 625 alien experiments on Earth. 

The Emperor's New Groove
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • David Spade, John Goodman, Eartha Kitt (Actors)

The Emperor’s New Groove

In this animated Disney adventure, a South American emperor experiences a reversal of fortune when his power-hungry adviser turns him into a llama.

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To continue this unit study, check out The Emperor’s New Groove Movie Study.

Pocahontas
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Irene Bedard, Judy Kuhn, Mel Gibson (Actors)

Pocahontas

A young American Indian girl tries to follow her heart and protect her tribe when settlers arrive and threaten the land she loves.

Cars
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Owen Wilson, Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt (Actors)

Cars

In this animated adventure, up-and-coming racecar Lightning McQueen gets sidetracked on a journey to get across the country for an important race.

Christopher Robin
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael (Actors)

Christopher Robin

Now a careworn middle-aged man, Christopher Robin goes on a familiar adventure when his old pal Winnie the Pooh brings him to the Hundred Acre Wood.

Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search For Christopher Robin
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Brady Bluhm, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings (Actors)

Pooh’s Grand Adventure

It’s time for Christopher Robin to go to school, but he’s reluctant to break the news to best buddy Winnie the Pooh, and he finally leaves a note. Misunderstanding the situation, Pooh believes Christopher needs to be rescued from Skull Island.

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Keira Knightley, Mackenzie Foy, Eugenio Derbez (Actors)

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

When her late mother gifts her a key, Clara embarks on a dreamlike journey full of fantasy and conflict in this retelling of the holiday classic.

Mickey's Once Upon A Christmas
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Kelsey Grammer, Wayne Allwine, Russi Taylor (Actors)

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

The world’s favorite mouse rings in the holidays with three charming stories: “The Gift of the Magi,” “Duck Tales” and “A Very Goofy Christmas.”

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Coco (Theatrical Version)
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt (Actors)

Coco

On Día de Los Muertos, young would-be musician Miguel crosses into the afterlife on a quest to meet his ancestor and understand his family legacy.

Meet the Robinsons
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Angela Bassett, Daniel Hansen, Jordan Fry (Actors)

Meet the Robinsons

Young Lewis, who’s always wondered why his mother put him up for adoption, may get his answer when Wilbur Robinson whisks him away to the future. 

To continue this unit study, check out the Meet the Robinsons Movie Study.

The Incredibles
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson (Actors)

The Incredibles

After a string of lawsuits forces a superhero to go into hiding in suburbia, a mysterious source asks the crime fighter for help — but it’s a trap. 

Incredibles 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell (Actors)

The Incredibles 2

When Elastigirl gets recruited for a high-profile crime-fighting mission, Mr. Incredible takes on his toughest assignment ever: full-time parenting.

Tinker Bell and the Legend of NeverBeast (Plus Bonus Features)
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Ginnifer Goodwin, Mae Whitman, Rosario Dawson (Actors)

Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast

When suspicious scout fairies scheme to capture the fearsome-looking NeverBeast, Tinker Bell and Fawn set out to save the wondrous creature. 

Bolt
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • John Travolta, Miley Cyrus, Susie Essman (Actors)

Bolt

This tale follows German shepherd Bolt, a canine actor who makes a cross-country trek when he’s mistakenly shipped from Hollywood to New York City. 

The Pirate Fairy
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Peggy Holmes (Actors)

Tinker Bell Pirate Fairy

In this spritely tale, Tinker Bell and her friends set out to find free-spirited fairy Zarina after she makes off with some precious Blue Pixie Dust.

Chicken Little
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • voices, Joan Cusack, Steve Zahn (Actors)

Chicken Little

No one believes Chicken Little when he tries to warn of an alien invasion — so it’s up to him and his misfit friends to save the world!

A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling (Actors)

Wrinkle in Time

Years after their father disappears, Meg and her younger brother Charles Wallace cross galaxies on a quest to save him from the heart of darkness.

Kronk's New Groove
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Patrick Warburton, Eartha Kitt, Tracy Ullman (Actors)

Kronk’s New Groove

Mischief and mayhem reign in this animated sequel when Kronk, the sorceress Yzma’s bodybuilder assistant, finds out his father is coming to visit.

Mickey's House Of Villains
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Jonathan Freeman, Susanne Blakeslee, Pat Carroll (Actors)

Mickey’s House of Mouse Villains

The nefarious Jafar has assembled a team of Disney baddies to take over Mickey’s House of Mouse and turn it into the House of Villains.

Ralph Breaks the Internet
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Gal Gadot (Actors)

Ralph Breaks the Internet

When video-game bad guy Ralph and best friend Vanellope discover a way onto the internet, they set off on a mission to save her broken game.

The Three Musketeers
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tim Curry, Paul McGann, Oliver Platt (Actors)

The Three Musketeers

In Disney’s take on the classic tale, Mickey, Donald, and Goofy perform brave deeds on behalf of their queen, but head Musketeer Pete has other ideas.

Beverly Hills Chihuahua
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Piper Perabo, Manolo Cardona, Jamie Lee Curtis (Actors)

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Chihuahua Chloe rides in style in her owner’s designer bag — until the pampered pooch gets lost during a Mexican vacation and must find her way home.

G-Force
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Bill Nighy, Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis (Actors)

G-Force

When a billionaire sets out to take over the world, only one special forces unit can handle the job — a squad of highly trained guinea pigs.

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To continue this unit study, check out the Kids Movie Night Bundle (G Rated).

 

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