10 Secrets Most People Don’t Know About Walt Disney World

5. The Flag Retreat

Everyday at 5pm on Main Street USA, there is a flag retreat ceremony. There is a band that plays patriotic music, and often a veteran who is a guest of the park that day is asked to help with the flag retreat. If you are a veteran or are visiting with a veteran, visit guest services when you arrive to see if it’s possible to participate in the flag retreat. It’s a beautiful ceremony that many guests miss.

About Lauren Repei

Lauren lives in Hamilton Ontario, but dreams of one day moving to Orlando to be closer to the Magic Kingdom. She loves the atmosphere, the history, the magic of the parks and Dole Whips, so she’s always in the midst of planning her next vacation. In the meantime, she spends her days working for the family business as a baker, and as a travel agent specializing in Disney with ClicktheMouse. Lauren’s most memorable Disney moment by far, is when she became engaged in front of Cinderella Castle making it her best Disney vacation to date.