2017 Holiday Wishes Dessert Party Reservations Now Available

Wishes Party

Every year Magic Kingdom celebrates the holiday season with the festive Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on select nights November through December 22.  There is a special holiday parade, entertaining shows, spectacular fireworks, hot chocolate and cookies, character dance parties and even snow on Main Street! This year Disney is offering a Holiday Wishes Dessert Party as part of the fun. Here’s everything you need to know about the premium event courtesy of Disney:


Available once again on select nights from November 9 through December 22, 2017, the Holiday Wishes Dessert Premium Package gives Guests like you—with visions of sugarplums dancing in your head—the chance to treat your senses to fa-la-la-fantastic views of Holiday Wishes: Celebrate the Spirit of the Season fireworks bursting high above Cinderella Castle.

But that’s not all! There’s even more in store for you and yours…

Before the fireworks, at a table decked with boughs of holly, discover a host of holiday-themed cupcakes and desserts prepared by our pastry chef, along with a bountiful buffet of sweet treats—like chocolate-dipped strawberries, chocolate mousse, ice cream, cheeses and fresh, seasonal fruits.

So raise a cup of good cheer with sparkling cider, signature lemonades, specialty Christmas drinks, hot chocolate, coffee or tea, and then marvel as the sky above explodes with color, music and light!

The Holiday Wishes Dessert Premium Package is available on the following dates:

  • November 9, 10, 12, 14, 16, 17, 26 and 28
  • December 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21 and 22

Each premium package costs $79 for adults and $47 for children ages 3 to 9 (tax not included). A separate Event Party Ticket to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is also required, and is not included in the price of the package. For more information or reservations, please click here or call 407-WDW-DINE. Remember tickets for this event are extremely limited, so book now before they’re gone!


Still need tickets for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party? Here’s all of the info:

November 9: $94 plus tax (ages 10+), $89 plus tax (ages 3-9)
November 10, 17, 26, 28, December 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14 and 17: $95 plus tax (ages 10+), $90 plus tax (ages 3-9)
December 8 and 15: $99 plus tax (ages 10+), $94 plus tax (ages 3-9)
December 19, 21, and 22: $109 plus tax (ages 10+), $104 plus tax (ages 3-9)

The party is held at Magic Kingdom from 7pm to 12am. You’ll want to purchase your tickets as soon as possible if you plan to attend, because they do sell out. Please click here to purchase now!

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2017 Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party Reservations Now Available

Halloween Party 1

Every year Magic Kingdom celebrates the Halloween season with the family friendly Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party on select nights August through November 1.  There are special parades, exciting dance parties, stunning fireworks, and tons of trick-or-treating stations filled with candy for everyone! Adults and children alike really get into the spirit of the event by dressing in costume, trick-or-treating, and dancing the night away with all of the characters. This year Disney is offering a Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party as part of the fun. Here’s everything you need to know about the premium event courtesy of Disney:


From flickering tricks to the sweetest treats, enhance Halloween fun with a private dessert party that’s spook-tacular! Got goblins? Grim grinning ghosts and Guests alike are invited to descend upon Magic Kingdom Park for the Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party, a bewitching buffet of confections and entertainment sure to send spirits soaring. Experience this hair-raising happening at the Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant on select nights August 25 through November 1, in conjunction with Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party—even the most voracious vampires won’t want to miss it!

Raise your glass for a ghostly toast of sparkling cider while indulging in Halloween-themed eats, including chocolate-dipped strawberries, chocolate mousse, cupcakes, ice cream, seasonal fruits, cheeses and other ghoulish goodies created daily by our master pastry chef. Specialty drinks, signature lemonades, coffee, tea and hot chocolate will also be served.

Top off this delectable event with boo-tiful views of the Happy HalloWishes Fireworks Spectacular over Cinderella Castle for a fright fest of color, music and light you’ll never forget!

The Happy HalloWishes Dessert Premium Package costs $79 for adults or $47 for children (ages 3 to 9), plus tax. A separate Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party ticket is also required and is not included in the price of the package.

The package will be available on the following dates:

  • August 29
  • September 1, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 29
  • October 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29 and 31 
  • November 1

For more information or reservations, please click here or call 407-WDW-DINE. Remember tickets for this event are extremely limited, so book now before they’re gone!


Still need tickets for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party? Here’s all of the info:

August 25 and 29: $74 plus tax (ages 10+), $69 plus tax (ages 3-9)
September 1, 7, 10, 12, 17 and 24: $74 plus tax (ages 10+), $69 plus tax (ages 3-9)
September 19 and 26: $79 plus tax (ages 10+), $74 plus tax (ages 3-9)
September 15, 22 and 29: $88 plus tax (ages 10+), $83 plus tax (ages 3-9)
October 1: $88 plus tax (ages 10+), $83 plus tax (ages 3-9)
October 3, 5, 9, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24 and 26: $94 plus tax (ages 10+), $89 plus tax (ages 3-9)
October 6, 13, 20, 27 and 29: $99 plus tax (ages 10+), $94 plus tax (ages 3-9)
October 31: $115 plus tax (ages 10+), $110 plus tax (ages 3-9)
November 1: $94 plus tax (ages 10+), $89 plus tax (ages 3-9)

The party is held at Magic Kingdom from 7pm to 12am. You’ll want to purchase your tickets as soon as possible if you plan to attend, because they do sell out. Please click here to purchase now!

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Epcot’s 2017 Candlelight Processional Dining Packages Now On Sale

Candlelight Processional

The Candlelight Processional is one of the most beloved holiday traditions at Walt Disney World, with the joyous retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and glorious mass choir. Candlelight performances take place at 5:00pm, 6:45pm and 8:15pm at the America Gardens Theatre in Epcot from November 24 through December 30, 2017.

Narrators

November 24 – December 3: TBD
December 4 – December 5: Pat Sajak
December 6 – December 14: TBD
December 15 – December 17: Trace Adkins
December 18 – December 21: Neil Patrick Harris
December 22 – December 24: CCH Pounder
December 25 – December 27: Jaci Velasquez
December 28 – December 30: TBD

Please note that narrators are subject to change without notice.

Candlelight Dining Packages

Candlelight ProcessionalGuests may purchase Candlelight Dining Packages to reserve a seat at the Candlelight Processional. These packages include a delicious meal and a guaranteed seat for one of the Candlelight Processional performances. There are breakfast, lunch, and dinner packages available. Breakfast starts at $43 for adults and $27 for children, lunch and dinner starts at $44 for adults and $15.50 for children. Each meal includes an appetizer, entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage (or buffet depending on the location selected). Prices do not include tax, gratuity, or the required park admission. Participating restaurants include Akershus Royal BanquetRose & Crown Pub and Dining Room, Coral Reef Restaurant, Biergarten Restaurant, The Garden Grill Restaurant , Nine Dragons Restaurant, Restaurant Marrakesh, Spice Road Table, San Angel Inn Restaurante, Via Napoli Ristorante e Pizzeria, Les Chefs de France, Tokyo Dining, Teppan Edo, Tutto Italia Ristorante, Trattoria al Forno, and La Hacienda de San Angel. Guests may call 407-WDW-DINE for reservations or book online by clicking here. Hurry – Availability is limited!

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Three Ways To Celebrate New Year’s 2018 In Walt Disney World

Ring in 2018 in Style

Walt Disney World is a perfect place to ring in the New Year. There are many magical ways to celebrate including three fantastic bashes at Disney’s Contemporary Resort!

Disney Countdown To Midnight

This festive party will be held on December 31, 2017 at the Convention Center at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The party will begin at 8:00pm and continue until 12:15am. Admission is $250 per guest and includes tax and gratuity. Guests must be at least 18 years of age to attend this event, must be at least 21 years of age to consume alcohol with a valid form of identification, and must adhere to the dress code.

According to DisneyThe fun begins as you head to the heart of the party in the Fantasia Ballroom, where you can indulge in an assortment of libations—including adult beverages for Guests 21 years of age and older—before moving and grooving to dance tunes from our interactive DJ, featuring music spanning from the ‘60s to today. Then, after a delightful culinary experience boasting “best-of-the-best” bites and wine pairings from such restaurants as California Grill, Flying Fish Cafe, Cítricos and Narcoossee’s, you’re invited to soak up the sounds of toe-tapping music from Epic Live. At midnight, sip champagne as the New Year’s Eve “Fantasy in the Sky” Fireworks Spectacular lights up the night from Magic Kingdom park! Throughout the evening, you can capture memories with a variety of themed photo ops and backdrops. And be on the lookout for Mickey and Minnie Mouse, who may stop by to celebrate!

Please remember tickets are limited and will sell out quickly. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here.

Pixar Party: A New Year’s Eve Celebration

This family friendly party will be held on December 31, 2017 in the Ballroom of the Americas at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The party will begin at 8:00pm and continue until 12:15am. Admission is $175 per guest and includes tax and gratuity. Guests of any age may attend this event and must adhere to the dress code.

According to DisneyThe evening starts as you’re welcomed by Sarge to Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Once inside, you’ll quickly find a magical room filled with vignettes from beloved Disney·Pixar films—including “Andy’s Room” from the Toy Story series, an adventure in Metro City with The Incredibles, and a fantastic journey inspired by Up. As theatrical backdrops, dramatic set pieces and special props immerse you in each fantastic world, you’ll also have the chance to meet and interact with popular Disney·Pixar Characters. All the while, little ones can also enjoy fun activities like Boot Camp with Sarge, face painting and even a larger-than-life balloon artist creating favorite Disney·Pixar friends. Then, while you and yours enjoy a delicious buffet-style dinner, an interactive DJ will spin Radio Disney hits from his Cars-inspired DJ Rig—all gussied up with tires and road signs, and looking as though he just drove out of Radiator Springs. But don’t dance the night away just yet! Before the clock strikes midnight, you’re invited to head to the Porte Cochére just as world-famous Magic Kingdom fireworks welcome 2018 in a way that you and your family are sure to remember for a lifetime!

Please remember tickets are limited and will sell out quickly. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here.

Down in New Orleans: A Disney New Year’s Eve Dining Experience

This exclusive party will be held on December 31, 2017 in the Grand Republic Ballroom at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The party will begin at 7:00pm and continue until 12:15am. Admission is $450 per guest and includes tax and gratuity. Guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event and must adhere to the dress code.

According to DisneyDuring Down In New Orleans: A Disney New Year’s Eve Dining Experience, you’re sure to discover the kind of affair that’s purely… unforgettable. It all begins as you saunter in amid the French Quarter Courtyard décor—where street signs and wrought-iron gates transport you right into the heart of the Big Easy. Soon enough, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a bevy of action stations, each one sure to simmer your senses in unique and extraordinary flavors—from smoked salmon mousse cones and Kobe beef tartar to sheep’s milk ricotta gnocchi and oyster beignets fried on stage, right before your eyes! Then, when dinner time finally arrives, you’ll be guided to a premiere dining destination. Art-adorned walls with visions of New Orleans grace the space, while tables covered in French-Quarter-inspired linens and centerpieces welcome you to take a seat. As a classic jazz band infuses the atmosphere with the authentic sounds of N’awlins, rich scents invite you to savor every vibrant flavor: herb-crusted Louisiana redfish, crayfish étouffée, Black Angus beef cooked two ways, braised short ribs and roast filet of beef with truffled celery root silk. Toward the evening’s end, a spirited vocalist will join the band and bring the classic sounds of legendary composer Randy Newman to life—all before you’re ushered into a private viewing area near the Porte Cochére for champagne and the unforgettable sights of world-famous Magic Kingdom fireworks.

Please remember tickets are limited and will sell out quickly. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here.

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2017 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Tickets Now On Sale

Christmas

2017 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party tickets are now on sale!

Tickets for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party include:

November 9: $94 plus tax (ages 10+), $89 plus tax (ages 3-9)
November 10, 17, 26, 28, December 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14 and 17: $95 plus tax (ages 10+), $90 plus tax (ages 3-9)
December 8 and 15: $99 plus tax (ages 10+), $94 plus tax (ages 3-9)
December 19, 21, and 22: $109 plus tax (ages 10+), $104 plus tax (ages 3-9)

The party is held at Magic Kingdom from 7pm to 12am.

Christmas

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is a festive and heart warming experience for the entire family. There is a special holiday parade, entertaining shows, spectacular fireworks, hot chocolate and cookies, character dance parties and even snow on Main Street! You’ll want to purchase your tickets as soon as possible if you plan to attend, because they do sell out. Please click here to purchase now!

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