You KNOW how excited I am about the return of the Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival, right? Well, if you’re with me on that — and can’t wait ’til it starts NEXT MONTH (!!!!!) — I’m happy to let you know that booking is now available for the Festival events!
Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival Events
There are currently two types of bookable events at the Festival this year: the Beverage Seminars and the Celebrity Kitchen events. Both can currently be booked at Disneyland.com and require pre-payment.
DCAFWF Beverage Seminars are built to showcase the art and science behind some of the world’s most popular adult beverages. Up to 75 guests will enjoy a 45-minute lesson led by an expert winemaker, sommelier, brewmaster or industry expert. The outdoor seminars take place on the Sonoma Terrace at Golden Vine Winery and include up to 3 sample tastings!
When: Fridays: 2:00, 4:00 & 6:00 PM
Saturdays: 12:00, 2:00, 4:00 & 6:00 PM
Sundays: 12:00, 2:00, 4:00 & 6:00 PM
Where: Sonoma Terrace, located at Golden Vine
Winery, Disney California Adventure Park
Price: $15 per person, plus tax
See a full list of Beverage Seminar dates, times, and presenters here!
On Stage 17, celebrity chefs like Robert Irvine and Guy Fieri will entertain the audience with a 90-minute demonstration from a demonstration kitchen on the main stage.
The chefs currently scheduled for Celebrity Kitchen include:
- April 2 – Robert Irvine – Restaurant: Impossible
- April 9 – Andrew Sutton – Executive Chef, Disneyland Resort Signature Dining (1:00 PM only)
- April 9 – Guy Fieri – Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (5:00 PM only)
- April 16 – Keegan Gerhard – Food Network Challenge
- April 23 – TBD
- April 30 – Graham Elliot – MasterChef, MasterChef Junior
When: Saturdays, 1:00 & 5:00 PM
Where: Stage 17, Disney California Adventure Park
Price: $99 per person, plus tax and gratuity
Theme park admission plus additional fee required. Subject to restrictions and change or cancellation without notice. Booking is now available at Disneyland.com.
Celebrity Kitchen VIP Experience for Disneyland Annual Passholders
If you’re a Disneyland Passholder and are interested in hobnobbing with your favorite celebrity chef up close and personal, you can take advantage of the Celebrity Kitchen VIP Experience.
This $149/person (plus tax) experience includes:
- A VIP autograph session with the Celebrity Chef
- Front-of-house priority seating at the Celebrity Kitchen event, and
- A special festival gift
Interested passholders must book this one by phone by calling (714) 781-DINE or (714) 781-3463. Guests under 18 must have parent or guardian permission to call.
Theme park admission plus additional fee required. Subject to restrictions and change or cancellation without notice. A valid Annual Passport is required at check-in to take part in the VIP experience. Annual Passholder blockout dates still apply.
We’ve got our events all booked — how about you??