With the countdown on for two brand new nighttime spectaculars at Walt Disney World, Disney is sharing some four new magical ways you can experience these amazing shows. In honor of the “50th Anniversary Celebration at Walt Disney World” these shows will debut at the kickoff of this 18-month celebration on October 1. Disney Enchantment will light up the skies over the Magic Kingdom while guests at EPCOT will enjoy Harmonious, one of the largest nighttime spectaculars ever created for Disney Parks. From sweet treats to international fare, here are four magical options for making the most of the nighttime spectacular experience.
1. Celebration at the Top: 50th Flavors and Fireworks at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Guests who are looking for a unique viewpoint of Disney Enchantment will enjoy this new experience. A sophisticated evening awaits at this event, where guests are welcomed to the private Sonoma and Napa Rooms at California Grill to sample a selection of specialty drinks, canapes, sushi, and small plates. Several items pay homage to the original menu from the resort’s opening in 1971, including a Florida Lobster Bisque. After an elevated cocktail hour, guests can step outside to the observation deck on the 15th floor for a viewing of Disney Enchantment, complete with the synchronized music. The event continues back inside after the show with petit-fours, cordials, and coffee.
2. Magic Kingdom Disney Enchantment Dessert Parties
Guests at Magic Kingdom have three amazing dessert party options that put you right in the middle of the magic to view Disney Enchantment. These dessert parties provide not only a variety of 50th anniversary-themed delights, cheeses, and an assortment of beer and wine but also provide a reserved viewing area for the show.
Magic Kingdom 50th Fireworks Dessert Parties: Disney Enchantment Pre-Party
For Pre-Party reservations, guests will enjoy the treats and drinks prior to the show. Prior to show time, Cast Members will escort guests to a reserved standing viewing location in one of the plaza gardens with prime viewing of Disney Enchantment.
Magic Kingdom 50th Fireworks Dessert Parties: Disney Enchantment Treats & Seats
Like the pre-party, guests of Disney Treats & Seats will be able to enjoy all the tasty food and drink selections prior to the show. For this dessert party, guests can experience the fireworks views from the comfort of dedicated reserved seating at Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant.
Magic Kingdom 50th Fireworks Dessert Parties: Disney Enchantment After-Party
After taking in the sights and sounds of the spectacular, Guests can visit Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant for a spread of 50th anniversary-themed desserts prepared by a Disney pastry chef, a variety of cheeses and beverages, with selections of beer and wine included.
3. Ferrytale Fireworks: A Sparkling Dessert Cruise
Onboard one of the iconic ferryboats on the Seven Seas Lagoon guests can taste a variety of bite-size signature sweets including build-your-own mousse, key lime tarts, cupcakes, and specialty beverages with and without alcohol. Kids can even participate in an ultraviolet scavenger hunt. During the cruise, guests can observe the Magic Kingdom Park fireworks accompanied by stunning water views.
4. EPCOT’s Harmonious Dining Packages
Harmonious, one of the largest nighttime spectaculars ever created for Disney Parks, will soon light the World Showcase Lagoon at EPCOT beginning Oct. 1. For guests looking for dinner and a show, there are two new package options available at two delectable World Showcase restaurants.
Rose & Crown Fireworks Dining Package
Guests can dine under the stars on the patio at Rose & Crown Dining Room, which serves classic British fare, while you sit back and enjoy the wonder of Harmonious. This package features a prix-fixe menu including one appetizer, entrée, dessert platter, and unlimited beverages.
Spice Road Table Dining Package
On your next visit, you can dine in the covered, outdoor dining area reminiscent of the cafes from the Moroccan seaside with a stunning view of Harmonious. Spice Road Table offers a variety of Mediterranean small plates, including Grilled Lamb Kefta, House-made Hummus Fries, and Spiced Chicken. The Spice Road Table Dining Package includes two small plates, a dessert platter, and unlimited beverages.
Advance reservations are needed for each of these experiences. Reservations can be made 60 days prior to the start of your first vacation day. For help selecting the best option for your family as well as creating an amazing Disney vacation, reach out to us today at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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