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Disney Parks Appetizing Occasions: February 2019

Alex Dunlap

by , Food & Beverage Communications Coordinator

No Disney vacation would be complete without FOOD! In addition to new snacks and sweets throughout the parks, there are plenty of dining packages and events to take advantage of at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. These packages can make your Disney vacation even more magical (and tasty!). Check out the latest in Disney Dining in this month’s Appetizing Occasions.

Fantasmic! On The Go Dining Package at Hungry Bear Restaurant at Disneyland Park

Fantasmic! On The Go Dining Package at Hungry Bear Restaurant at Disneyland park

With this fantastical nighttime spectacular returning to Disneyland park on March 8, you won’t want to miss out on this delicious on-the-go meal that includes reserved viewing for Fantasmic! This dining package gives you the best of both worlds, allowing you to grab a bite while exploring the park before ending your day with fantastic views of the nighttime show.

Choose from one of three delicious entrées created just for this event: cedar salt-roasted sustainable salmon, barbecue chicken, blackberry barbecue pork riblets, or mushroom and leek frittata. Each of these dishes is served with a medley of wild rice and cranberry-apricot grains as well as kale and garbanzo bean salad. You can select any time after 3pm to pick up your meal, at which time you’ll receive a voucher allowing entry to a reserved viewing area for that evening’s performance of Fantasmic! You can either choose to dine at one of the restaurant’s tables or take it with you to continue your magical day exploring Disneyland Park.

Reservations are limited for and highly recommended for this experience. For more information and to make reservations, visit the Disneyland Resort website or call 714 781-DINE (714 781-3463).

Donald Duck’s Seaside Brunch at Disney’s PCH Grill at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel

Donald Duck’s Seaside Brunch at Disney’s PCH Grill at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel

Come on down and hangout with Donald and the gang while you feast on a delicious new brunch at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel. Starting on March 29, every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, you’re invited to join Donald Duck and a few of his fun pals for an unforgettable culinary adventure! This new all-you-care-to-enjoy brunch buffet will include popular breakfast dishes like Mickey-shaped waffles as well as a yummy array of lunch specials. The menu futures a little bit of everything, from soups and salads to pasta, pizza, rotating seasonal options, and more. And for dessert? Indulge in delectable items such as ice cream sundaes, beignets with dipping sauce, and homemade bread pudding. While you dine, Donald and company will stop by each table to make your family’s meal even more magical!

For more information and to make reservations for Donald Duck’s Seaside Brunch at Disney’s PCH Grill, visit the Disneyland Resort website or call 714-781-DINE (714-781-3463).

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular Dessert Party at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” Dessert Party at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Conclude your day in a galaxy far, far away with a delectable Star Wars-themed dessert party and exclusive viewing area of “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This dessert party experience begins inside Launch Bay where you’ll indulge in sweet and savory food items, alcoholic and non-alcoholic specialty beverages, beer and wine or alternative non-alcoholic soft drinks. During the party, you are able to explore Star Wars Launch Bay, home to immersive exhibits, and up-close look at costumes, models, concept artwork and actual props borrowed from Lucasfilm. At the end of the event you will receive a souvenir Star Wars novelty as you are escorted to an exclusive viewing area where you’ll be center stage for Disney Movie Magic and “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular.”

The menu includes Star Wars-themed cupcakes, freeze-fried chocolate-hazelnut mousse, warm bread pudding, red pepper hummus with smoked sea-salted flatbread, Cosmic Citrus Twist, and non-alcoholic Jettison Juice.

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” is an amazing nighttime fireworks show complete with pyrotechnics, laser lights, and memorable Star Wars moments. You won’t want to miss this, so be sure to reserve your place at this amazing dessert party today! Reservations can be made online by visiting the Walt Disney World Resort website or by calling 407 WDW-DINE (407 939-3463).

Star Wars Guided Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars Guided Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Enjoy the full force of all things Star Wars at Disney’s Hollywood Studios with this all-access tour! If it’s your destiny to discover all the Star Wars adventures at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, this experience could be a real time “saber.” During this tour, you’ll get an exclusive guided voyage throughout the park with VIP access to everything Star Wars. This includes fun experiences such as reserved viewing areas for “Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away” and March of the First Order, a special ride through hyperspace aboard a Starspeeder 1000 on Star Tours – The Adventures Continue, a delicious meal at Backlot Express (that may just include exclusive Lightsaber churros…), character meet and greets, and a tour of saga-centric exhibits at Launch Bay.

You’ll also enjoy Meet the Makers and Path of the Jedi film viewings as well as fun Star Wars trivia and fun facts throughout the day. Children ages 4-12 will also get the opportunity to train with a Jedi Master at Jedi Training – Trials of the Temple. And at the end of the day, you’ll gain access to reserved viewing of “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” nighttime fireworks experience.

You can reserve this incredible tour by calling 407 WDW-PLAY (407 939-7529). The tour starts before park open at the main entrance Monday-Saturday. For more information, visit the Walt Disney World Resort website.


  • We just did the Star Wars dessert party last Friday and absolutely loved it! Hoping to do a review on it soon!

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