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Disneyland Crowds

Disneyland crowds are hard to predict even for seasoned veterans. Our Disneyland Crowd Calendar is extensively researched by professional statisticians to help you answer "When to go to Disneyland?" This calendar ranks crowds in Disneyland for the next 365 days to help you have the best trip possible. You should use it to:

  1. Compare two sets of travel dates to see which has the lower crowds.
  2. See how long the lines will be for your travel dates.
  3. Decide which Disneyland Touring Plan (if any) to use.
How we did yesterday - Tuesday, March 31, 2015
At Disneyland we predicted a crowd level of 10. The actual crowd level was a 10
   At Disney California Adventure we predicted a crowd level of 10. The actual crowd level was a 10
Our wait times predictions were within 3 minutes for the following attractions: Mickey's Fun Wheel - Swinging (-3 min), Gadget's Go Coaster (-3 min), Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (-2 min), Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin (-1 min), Mickey's House (0 min), Mater's Junkyard Jamboree (0 min), Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage (0 min), Haunted Mansion (0 min), Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters (0 min), Space Mountain (+1 min), California Screamin' (+1 min), Indiana Jones Adventure (+3 min), Splash Mountain (+3 min)
We were within 5 minutes: it's a small world (-5 min), Pirates of the Caribbean (-4 min), Radiator Springs Racers (+4 min), Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (+5 min), Alice in Wonderland (+5 min)
We were within 7 minutes: Grizzly River Run (-7 min), Mr. Toad's Wild Ride (-6 min), Monsters, Inc. Mike & Sulley to the Rescue! (+6 min), Autopia (+6 min), Toy Story Midway Mania! (+6 min)
We were within 10 minutes: Jungle Cruise (-10 min)
* The attractions above come from our core group of 25 attractions used in calculating crowd levels. Wait times predictions are the average posted time between 10am and 5pm
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The Crowd Calendar
Date Resort Disneyland DCA AP Blockouts Notes
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Fri, May 1, 2015 6 out of 10 5 6
Sat, May 2, 2015 6 out of 10 6 6 SL SC DX
Sun, May 3, 2015 7 out of 10 6 8 SL
Mon, May 4, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Tue, May 5, 2015 5 out of 10 5 5 Cinco De Mayo
Wed, May 6, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Thu, May 7, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5 Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend
Fri, May 8, 2015 6 out of 10 5 6 Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend
Sat, May 9, 2015 7 out of 10 7 6 SL SC DX Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend
Sun, May 10, 2015 5 out of 10 4 6 SL Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend
Mon, May 11, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Tue, May 12, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Wed, May 13, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Thu, May 14, 2015 4 out of 10 4 4
Fri, May 15, 2015 7 out of 10 7 7
Sat, May 16, 2015 8 out of 10 8 7 SL SC DX
Sun, May 17, 2015 8 out of 10 7 8 SL
Mon, May 18, 2015 6 out of 10 6 6
Tue, May 19, 2015 6 out of 10 6 6
Wed, May 20, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Thu, May 21, 2015 5 out of 10 4 5
Fri, May 22, 2015 7 out of 10 10 10 SL SC 24-hour Party at DL and DCA
Sat, May 23, 2015 8 out of 10 8 7 SL SC DX
Sun, May 24, 2015 7 out of 10 6 7 SL SC DX
Mon, May 25, 2015 8 out of 10 7 8 SL Memorial Day
Tue, May 26, 2015 8 out of 10 7 8
Wed, May 27, 2015 7 out of 10 6 7
Thu, May 28, 2015 7 out of 10 6 7
Fri, May 29, 2015 7 out of 10 6 7 SL
Sat, May 30, 2015 7 out of 10 7 7 SL SC DX
Sun, May 31, 2015 8 out of 10 7 8 SL
Annual Pass Blockouts: SL=SoCal Select; SC=SoCal; DX=Deluxe; *=projected event date
Crowd Levels: Relative Scale, with 1 being least crowded, 10 the most crowded

The Crowd Calendar Is Based On Wait Times

Our Unofficial Guide researchers have collected wait times in Disneyland Resort for over three years. With this dataset, Fred Hazelton, our professional statistician, updates this calendar every week.

How We Rank Crowds

There are three Crowd Levels listed above, each is based on a scale from 1 to 10, with 1 being the least crowded conditions and 10 being most crowded. The Resort Crowd Level scale represents the combined wait times at all the standby lines in both Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. The Disneyland and DCA Crowd Levels just predict the relative crowd level for attractions in those parks, respectively.

The Crowd Levels are on a relative scale--an '8' is more crowded than '7' which is more crowded than '6'. The crowd level tells you how each day compares to all other days we have on record. Read more on Crowd Levels.

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