Walt Disney World Dining

NEW YEAR'S EVE DINING AT DISNEY - 2020


If you're going to celebrate New Year's in Walt Disney World, think about making dining reservations. All of the theme parks will be extremely busy with long lines and limited seating at the counter serve venues.

Special Dining Available on New Year's Eve - 2019 INFORMATION

Epcot:

Disney Springs:

Disney Resorts New Year's Eve Events 2019
Disney's Riviera Resort - New for 2019!


Mezzanotte at Topolino's: An Italian Masquerade (8 p.m.-12:15 a.m.) – December 31, 2019

Disney’s Riviera Resort, the newest Disney Vacation Club property, will be hosting a New Year’s Eve party at Topolino’s Terrace: Flavors of the Riviera, its rooftop restaurant.

Guests will enjoy a European-inspired buffet, food stations, and tapas, with a menu to include artisanal cheeses, imported French and Italian charcuterie, house-made breads, chilled seafood, hand-crafted pastas, European desserts and more.

At midnight, guests can head to the outdoor terrace to catch a glimpse of the fireworks from Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

Tickets are $550, including tax and gratuity. The event is open to the general public.

Acceptable clothing options for ladies include dresses, skirts, dress slacks and blouses. Gentleman should wear dress slacks and a collared shirt. Guests can also a bit of red to the wardrobe as part of the Italian New Year’s Eve tradition.


Disney's Coronado Springs Resort - New for 2019!

Feliz Ano Nuevo: A New Year's Eve Party at Gran Destino Tower – December 31, 2019

Celebrate the New Year with an elegant party at Tolédo – Tapas, Steak & Seafood, the new rooftop restaurant at the top of Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. This special celebration features a savory menu inspired by traditional Spanish New Year’s cuisine. Entertainment includes an electric flamenco guitarist who will delight you during your meal with exciting melodies alongside a DJ in Dalhia Lounge who will lead the New Year countdown! And from the windows of the restaurant and the Dalhia Lounge balcony, you’ll take in spectacular views of Walt Disney World Resort with glimpses of incredible Disney fireworks displays in the distance.

Tickets are $400 per person, including tax and gratuity.


Disney's Contemporary Resort


Elegant Evening Under the Stars at California Grill – December 31, 2019

Take in a bubbling Champagne toast in a setting inspired by the twinkling lights and lush greenery of California wine country. Be mesmerized by a sleight-of-hand magician, or have your portrait drawn by an artist on hand. Indulge in decadent delicacies as you mingle with a host of eccentric personalities, and marvel at the dazzling view of fireworks from one of the most sought-after lookouts in Central Florida. You might even catch a glimpse of a few familiar pals as they make a special appearance to celebrate the New Year!

To purchase tickets for any of the above events, call (407) WDW-DINE.


Pixar Party: A New Year’s Eve Celebration (8 p.m.-12:15 a.m.) – December 31, 2019

This New Year’s Eve, welcome in 2020 with a festive, family-friendly frolic through some childhood joys during Pixar Party: A New Year’s Eve Celebration at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.

Sarge from Pixar Animation Studios’ Toy Story films will welcome you as you arrive at the second floor of the resort. Once inside, you will discover spaces that have been transformed with scenes from beloved Pixar movies.

Highlights of the evening include:

Tickets are $199 per person, including tax and gratuity.


Disney Countdown to Midnight (8 p.m.-12:15 a.m.) – December 31, 2019

This New Year’s Eve, dress up and party during Disney Countdown to Midnight – an evening of dining, dancing, and enchantment in the Fantasia Ballroom at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Come discover a world sparkling with magic – everything from a Mickey Mouse mirror ball to Disney Character topiaries – as you move and groove to the high-energy New Year’s Bash Band and a live DJ providing music all night long.

Other highlights of the evening include:

Tickets are $299, including tax and gratuity.


Ink and Paint Club experience (7 p.m.-12:15 a.m.) – December 31, 2019

Offered only as a VIP enhancement to the Disney Countdown to Midnight party and located adjacent to the Fantasia Ballroom at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, this special reception begins prior to the opening of the main event. At the Ink and Paint Club, guests will step back in time into a vintage Disney Animation-inspired room with silver Chiavari chairs, metallic tables and references to classic Disney Animation filling the room. Ticketed guests can visit the lounge throughout the evening, starting with a featured reception from 7-8 p.m.

Highlights of this special reception include:

Disney Ink & Paint Club is only available as a part of an enhanced ticket that includes access to both the Disney Countdown to Midnight and the Ink & Paint Club for $499 total per guest. Access to Ink & Paint Club must be purchased concurrently with the Disney Countdown to Midnight ticket and cannot be added on at a later date.


Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa


Narcoossee's - Two dinner seatings (4:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.) will be offered. During the first seating, a four-course menu will be available. The second seating is five courses. A pre-set holiday menu will be served; regular menu items are not offered during this event. The special event will be held both December 30th and 31st, 2020. The price for the first seating is $190 (12/30)/$250 (12/31) for adults and $72 (12/30)/$99 (12/31) for children ages 3-9. The price for the second seating is $220 (12/30)/$350 (12/31) for adults and $99 (12/30)/$140 (12/31) for children ages 3-9. Tax and gratuity included on all listed prices.

Victoria & Albert's - A butler-served dinner (prix fixe menu) will feature eight courses with wine pairings, plus two dessert courses. A harpist will entertain and guests will go home with a personalized menu and a long-stem rose (for the ladies). Champagne Reception is from 6-6:45 p.m. and dinner is from 7–7:45 p.m. Price is $652.47 per person (Gratuity not included).

Disney’s BoardWalk – Dinner and Dancing Under the Sea



Flying Fish - Guests can ring in 2020 at Flying Fish with two dinner seatings. The first seating is from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. The second seating, which includes a Sustainable Seafood Tower, is from 8:30 p.m. -10:00 p.m.

$150 for adults (including tax and gratuity)

For reservations, call (407) 939-2398.


Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels (2019 Details!):

Garden Grove - dinner

Il Mulino - dinner

Shula's Steak House - dinner

bluezoo - dinner

 


Atlantic Dance Hall @ BoardWalk (over 21 only)

Date: 12/31/19

Time: 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. (check-in at 8:30)

Event Admission = $99 (plus tax and gratuity)

Atlantic Dance Hall at Disney’s BoardWalk invites you to ring in the new year with rockin’ music, tasty treats, high spirits and an enchanting dash of Disney magic. Dance the night away to a live DJ. In addition, you can celebrate the new year with complimentary party hats and horns, a view of the sensational Epcot fireworks, and a champagne toast at midnight. Guests must be 21 years or older with valid ID to enter.

In order to preserve the elegant atmosphere of this event, men should wear dress pants or slacks with a collared shirt and for women, dresses, skirts, pants, and blouses are recommended.

For reservations, call (407) WDW-DINE.


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