Walt Disney World’s unexpected August opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has thrown a monkey wrench into crowd calendars, upsetting many vacation planners in the process. In this post, we’ll offer revised predictions for the best and worst months to visit for the remainder of 2019 in terms of crowds and wait times. At the end, we’ll also pick three weeks we’d visit depending upon our priorities.
Initially, I was going to simply update our 2019 Best & Worst Months to Visit Walt Disney World post to account for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. However, that post takes a more holistic approach to rankings based upon weather, special events, entertainment, and more. Crowds are just one factor used to rank the months.
Judging by recent comments, many of you are primarily concerned with crowds this year, and are wanting to find time for a trip when Walt Disney World is not packed. To that end, we’re offering the below rankings on the sole basis of our Walt Disney World crowd predictions…