Are you looking for an unforgettable event to add to your Disney vacation?

Have you considered trying one of these upcoming culinary experiences from around Walt Disney World® Resort?

Remember that for all of the experiences listed below, Destinations with Character Travel can book your dates in advance for you as part of our FREE Advance Dining Reservation Services.



Highway in the Sky Dine Around – Additional Dates Now Available

Additional dates through December have now been released for the popular Highway in the Sky Dine Around.

This culinary journey on the Walt Disney World Monorail takes you to three Disney resort hotels, where each destination offers a distinctively delicious experience. The journey starts with appetizers and cocktails at The Wave…of American Flavors at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Next, you will travel to Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort to partake in dishes inspired by the South Pacific. And then, it’s off to Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa where you are invited to sit back, sip champagne and enjoy an artisanal selection of cheeses or charcuterie before enjoying the main course of the trip at Cítricos. The final stop on this magical journey drops you back off at Disney’s Contemporary Resort where you’ll retire to a private patio to enjoy a delectable array of desserts, cordials and coffee. Here, you will be able watch in wonder as fireworks light up the night sky over Cinderella Castle for the grand finale of your adventure.

Spots are filling up fast, so visit or call 407-WDW-DINE to reserve your Clients’ place for this special dining experience today!

Mickey’s New Year’s Eve BBQ at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground! 

You can join Mickey, Minnie and friends for a family-friendly barbecue at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground as you celebrate the new year at Mickey’s New Year’s Eve BBQ. During this special finger-licking, foot-stomping barbeque event, you will feast on mouth-watering items such as Bacon Jam Burger Sliders grilled on site, Wagon Wheel Mac’n’Cheese for the kiddos, and Mini S’mores served in Mason Jars!

In addition to this all-you-care-to-enjoy BBQ spread, you will get to enjoy the sounds of a live bluegrass band and a DJ. After dinner, cowpokes can mosey on over to the dance floor for line dancing led by Disney Friends! Then it’s time to count down to midnight and watch the world-famous Magic Kingdom fireworks from a special viewing area.

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

Are you ready to pamper your palate at an event you’ll remember for years to come! You can ring in the new year in style with Down in New Orleans: A Disney New Year’s Dining Experience inspired by the New Orleans French Quarter and Disney’s “The Princess and the Frog.”

When you arrive at the Sorcerer’s Apprentice Ballroom of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, you’ll be surrounded by beautiful French Quarter-inspired décor and an array of stations that will immerse your senses in unique and extraordinary flavors, such as smoked salmon mousse cones and oyster beignets fried right before your eyes. Then, when dinner time finally approaches, you’ll be guided to a premier dining destination for the main course of the night where you’ll be welcomed by art-adorned walls with visions of New Orleans. You’ll take in the rich scents and vibrant flavors as you enjoy herb-crusted Louisiana redfish, crayfish étouffé, Black Angus beef, braised short ribs and roast filet of beef with truffled celery root silk, all while enjoying the authentic sounds of a live jazz band. At the evening’s end, a spirited vocalist will join the band and bring the classic sounds of Disney’s “Princess and the Frog” by legendary composer Randy Newman to life. Soon after, you will be ushered to a private viewing area near the Porte Cochére, for champagne and the unforgettable sights of the world-famous fireworks at Magic Kingdom® Park to ring in the new year!

From beginning to end, it’s a beautiful way to welcome 2018 and it’s sure to be a night you’ll remember.

Down in New Orleans – A Disney New Year’s Eve Experience will take place on Dec. 31, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. at Disney’s Contemporary Resort and will feature restaurant-style reserved seating.


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Tina & Don Korta are parents to 7 children and 4 grand children along with being the Owners of "Destinations with Character Travel".

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