Best Disney Proposal Ideas (and the Products to Pull Them Off)
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They don’t call Disney World and Disneyland the happiest places on earth for nothing! Because let’s face it; when you go Disney, you leave all your worries behind and enjoy yourself, kind of like you’re a kid again. What better place to propose, since you are already having your best day ever. If your beloved is a huge Disney fan, she’ll love that you popped the question at her happy place. A Disney World proposal or a Disneyland proposal is special enough. But we have some magical ideas to help you orchestrate an engagement fit for Cinderella. Or Snow White. Or your special lady’s favorite princess, whomever that may be (Rapunzel over here!). Plus, we hand-selected the perfect products to enhance each proposal idea. From simple to elaborate, romantic to sporty, read on to explore the best Disney proposal ideas to kickstart your happily ever after.
How to Achieve the Ultimate Disney Marriage Proposal
If your hopeful Disney bride gets engaged at her home away from home, you’ve already won, Prince Charming. Of course, you want this proposal to fulfill her every fantasy. The first thing to do in planning the ultimate engagement on Disney property is to decide if you’ll surprise her with the trip. Or is the surprise the “Will you marry me?” part? Your choice could be as simple as considering whether she likes surprises. Then, consider if your proposal will be private, in a hotel room for instance, or in public, like at a favorite restaurant, on a ride or attraction you both love (Haunted Mansion!). Or go with a favorite spot for proposals in front of Cinderella’s or Sleeping Beauty’s castle. Will you be going it alone? If you hope to involve a cast member, like Mickey Mouse or Gaston, this will obviously involve planning. Reach out to Disney World or Disneyland ahead of time to make sure things go off without a hitch. And have a backup plan just in case.
Disney Bride-to-Be Inspiration
Where to Propose:
Disney properties offer no shortage of idyllic, memorable locales to get engaged. If you and your bride-to-be are huge Disney fans, you probably already have a few places in mind. Like at the bottom of Splash Mountain, when you’re both soaked and laughing hysterically. If you want the engagement to be caught on film, there are tons of photographers all over the parks who can capture your moment. Consider if there are any special events going on the time of year you’ll visit, such as Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, or Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival, which may help you decide where you want to pop the question. A more low-key proposal can be pulled off in private, from the balcony of certain hotel rooms overlooking the nightly fireworks. Amazing, unforgettable, magical proposal locales abound, so just have fun planning, and we’re sure she’ll be as thrilled as Elsa when she learned Anna hadn’t frozen solid after all.
Type of Proposal:
This is highly individual, but let’s face it: If you are planning a Disneyland proposal, chances are the ring’s coming out in a crowd. Sure, you can enjoy special moments just the two of you, but Disney is all about over-the-top experiences. Maybe that is why you love being there! We’re going out on a limb and thinking, the bigger the better when it comes to your engagement. Don’t be afraid to shoot for the stars — or a galaxy far, far away, as the case may be. Get creative! Ask friends, family members, or Disney cast members for help. Read on for inspiration.
You’re not Dopey, so you know the ring is the most important prop for your big moment. Keep scrolling to discover engagement rings designed with Disney princesses as their inspiration. Beyond the bling, we’ve rounded up fun products —from shoes modeled after Cinderella’s glass slipper to Mickey Mouse-adorned attire, mementos and magical accessories that’ll ensure your engagement is Minnie approved!
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