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Are you looking to add a sweet ending to your day in the parks? Each of the four theme parks at Walt Disney World® Resort offers a variety of dessert parties that each include exclusive viewings of their park’s nighttime shows and spectaculars. Check out the details below!
Seasonal Dessert Parties
RESERVATIONS NOW AVAILABLE: Disney’s Hollywood Studios® – Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Dessert Party (Nov. 8, 2019-Jan. 5, 2020)
Everyone's favorite elves are returning once again this holiday season for the popular holiday nighttime spectacular at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and they’re hosting a fabulous dessert party to go with it! First, you can head over to Echo Lake to enjoy an array of holiday-themed snacks, decadent desserts, beer, wine, and specialty alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. On the menu this year are items including warm cheese fondue with pretzel bread, roasted onion dip with kettle chips, winter-spiced trail mix, Yule log cake, caramel apple verrine, and more. There will also be festive holiday cookies and assorted beverages such as a gingerbread martini and hot chocolate. While Guests are taking part in the festivities, there will even be a special VIP guest available for character greetings.
Before the show, you will be escorted to a reserved viewing area to enjoy Wonderful World of Animation – a beautiful projection show that takes Guests on a journey through more than 90 years of Disney and Pixar animation – followed by “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!,” a Santa-sized spectacular jam-packed with holiday music, fireworks, special effects, and dazzling state-of-the-art projections.
This festive dining experience will occur nightly Nov. 8, 2019 –Jan. 5, 2020. The event will start 1.5 hours prior to each night’s showtime.
Magic Kingdom® Park – Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Dessert Party at Tomorrowland Terrace (Select Nights Nov. 8-Dec. 22, 2019)
If you are celebrating the holidays with Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, you can sweeten your night with this holly-jolly dessert party! During this party, you will get to take in the incredible sights of Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Show, exclusive to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. On the menu is a bountiful buffet featuring holiday-themed cupcakes and desserts, chocolate-dipped strawberries, ice cream, a selection of cheeses, seasonal fruits, and a variety of beverages like specialty Christmas drinks, sparkling cider, signature lemonades, hot chocolate, coffee, and tea. Just like the other dessert parties at Magic Kingdom® Park, you can enjoy a special viewing area at Plaza Garden or reserved seating at Tomorrowland Terrace.
Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Dessert Party occurs during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on select nights Nov. 8-Dec. 22, 2019.
Magic Kingdom Park – Disney’s Not So Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party at Tomorrowland Terrace (Select Nights Aug. 16-Nov. 1, 2019)
And don’t forget – the spooky season is in full swing at Walt Disney World Resort and Magic Kingdom Park has been transformed with Halloween decorations and festivities. On select nights, you can descend upon the park for a spirited evening during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. Here you can go trick or treating, meet special characters, watch the popular Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular, and enjoy this year’s brand new nighttime Halloween fireworks: “Disney’s Not So Spooky Spectacular.” Similar to the regular fireworks dessert party, you can enjoy either reserved seating at Tomorrowland Terrace or a special viewing area at Plaza Garden. This party includes chocolate-dipped strawberries, cupcakes, ice cream, seasonal fruits, cheeses and other ghoulish goodies created daily by our master pastry chef. Sparkling cider, signature lemonades, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate will also be served.
Disney’s Not So Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party occurs during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party on select nights Aug. 16-Nov. 1, 2019.
In-Park Dessert Parties at Walt Disney World Resort
Epcot – Frozen Ever After Dessert Party at Epcot World Showcase
You can enjoy a delightful end to your magical day with delectable desserts and spectacular fireworks viewed from a special area, followed by a musical boat ride at Frozen Ever After.
Magic Kingdom Park – Fireworks Dessert Party at Tomorrowland Terrace
You can feast on delectable desserts before or after enjoying the spectacle of Magic Kingdom fireworks from the comfort of either Tomorrowland Terrace with reserved seating or Plaza Garden right in front of Cinderella Castle. This dessert party occurs nightly throughout the year.
Disney’s An imal Kingdom® Theme Park – Rivers of Light: We Are One Dessert Party
Guests can enjoy a delightful dessert party before soaking up the sights and sounds of Rivers of Light: We Are One from a reserved seating location at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Star Wars : A Galactic Spectacular Dessert Party
Star Wars fans can enjoy special themed treats, a souvenir stein, and an exclusive viewing area of the popular “ Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” fireworks show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios with this out-of-this-world dessert party!
Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Fantasmic! Dessert & VIP Viewing Experience
You can indulge in a delicious dessert experience while enjoying some of the best seats in the house. You can pick up a box of freshly-prepared snacks before heading to a VIP reserved seating area for Fantasmic! Then, you can sit back and enjoy your treats while watching the nighttime extravagant musical where the forces of good and evil battle it out in Mickey’s dream.
Additional Spectacular Sweet Spots at Walt Disney World Resort
In addition to the fabulous dessert parties around our parks, we have a few additional sweet dining experiences at Disney’s Contemporary Resort and Seven Seas Lagoon near Magic Kingdom Park!
- Ferrytale Fireworks: A Sparkling Dessert Cruise (Select Nights through February 2020)
- Pirates & Pals Fireworks Dessert Voyage
- Celebration at the Top – Savor, Sip, and Sparkle at California Grill (Select Nights through November 2019)
Note: All showtimes, experiences, and menus listed above are subject to change without notice.
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