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Pete’s Silly Sideshow Meet & Greet at Magic Kingdom

Located in the Storybook Circus section of Magic Kingdom, Pete’s Silly Sideshow is a popular meet-and-greet location for guests to interact with some classic Disney characters. This circus-themed area features two separate queues, each offering unique character experiences.

Best Meet & Greet at Magic Kingdom: Pete's Silly Sideshow

Pete’s Silly Side Show with Donald, Daisy, Minnie & Goofy

At Pete’s Silly Sideshow, guests can meet iconic Disney characters such as Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck, Goofy, and Donald Duck.

Each character is dressed in a unique circus costume that reflects their personality.

Make sure you have your autograph book or other item you want signed because this is your chance to have all four sign at one time!

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Minnie & Daisy

The first queue is home to Minnie Magnifique and Daisy Fortuna, who both sport circus-inspired attire.

Minnie Magnifique

Minnie Magnifique is a French poodle trainer and is dressed in a pink polka dot outfit as she poses with her pups.

Daisy at Pete's Silly Side Show

Daisy Fortuna is dressed as a fortune teller when she greets her guests.

Goofy & Donald Duck

The second queue features Goofy as the Great Goofini and Donald Duck as The Astounding Donaldo.

Pete's Meet & Greet with Goofy

Goofy is dressed as a daredevil stunt pilot, the Great Goofini. You’ll recognize him from the Barnstormer!

Pete's Silly Sideshow Meet & Greet

Donald, dressed as Astounding Donaldo the snake charmer, might try to charm you into saying he’s number one.

The queues for each character are usually shorter than other meet-and-greet locations in the park, making it a great option for those looking to meet some classic characters without having to wait in long lines.

Town Square Theater

I do wish that you could see Mickey here, but he is at the park entrance at the Town Square Theater where they are dressed to celebrate Disney’s 100th Anniversary!

Storybook Circus

If your kids love to meet & greet characters at Disney, be sure to take some time to stop by Pete’s Silly Sideshow meet & greet, in the Storybook Circus area of Fantasyland! It is what I consider to be the best place to meet characters at Magic Kingdom.

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Wednesday 5th of December 2012

Way back in 2009 Goofy's Candy Kitchen's make your own snacks paeitctpaird in the DDP for snack credits that was SUCH a treat (and a great way at the end of our trip to use up snack credits!). We were sad to see when we were there last October that this is no longer the case. but we've found ways to burn off those extra snack credits at the end of the week caramel popcorn, Mick & Minnie shortbread cookies, slushies Mmm!

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