“What are you doing New Year’s… New Year’s Eve?”
If you’re making plans to be at Disney World or Disneyland to ring in 2019, you should know about some of the special dining events, fireworks, and midnight toasts that are planned on both coasts.
Whether you’re looking for dining, family fun, or even dancing into 2019, there’s something for everyone this year!
New Year’s Eve Dinner at Flying Fish on Disney’s BoardWalk
Flying Fish is celebrating the New Year with a with a multi-course, prix fixe menu with dishes such as Aged Cognac Lobster Bisque, Oak Grilled Cool Water Lobster, Chilean Sea Bass, Wild Alaskan King Blue Crab, and more. Dessert choices are Cocoa Beach (Chocolate Hazelnut Cake with Warm Ganache) or the Florida Sunset (Vanilla Custard with Lemon Broth, Segmented Fruits, and White Chocolate). You can view the full menu here.
The New Year’s Eve dinner at Flying Fish has two seatings on December 31: 5:00-6:30PM and 8:30-10PM (this second seating includes a Sustainable Seafood Tower and Intermezzo). Prices for the first seating are: Adult: $121.75; Child: $63.52 (tax and gratuity included). Prices for the second seating are: Adult: $153.51; Child $83.64 (tax and gratuity included). This event can only be booked by calling (407) 939-3463.
New Year’s Eve Bash at Atlantic Dance Hall at Disney’s BoardWalk
This fun and festive holiday celebration at the Atlantic Dance Hall on Disney’s BoardWalk includes views of the Epcot fireworks, a live DJ, party hats and horns, a light-bite menu, two beverage vouchers, and a Champagne toast at midnight.
The menu for this event includes: Antipasto and Charcuterie, Cheeseburger Spring Rolls, Pork Pot Stickers, Vegetable Samosa, a Create-Your-Own Slider and Taco Bar, and a Dip Station including Veggies, Chips and Salsa, Pretzel Bites, Assorted Flatbreads, and more.
Guests must be 21 year old or older to attend this event. The New Year’s Eve Bash is from 8:00PM-2:00AM on December 31, and the price is $75 per person, tax and gratuity not included. To book this event call (407) 939-3463.
New Year’s Eve Dining at Monsieur Paul in Epcot’s France Pavilion
Monsieur Paul will be open for lunch on December 31 with a menu featuring Braised Ribs with Bordelaise Sauce, Roasted Halibut with Beurre Blanc Sauce, Roast Turkey, and more. There is limited availability for the dinner seatings at 8:45PM and 9:45PM.
The lunch seating times are: 12:00, 12:30, 2:00, 2:30, 4:00, 6:00, and 6:30PM. The price is $110.81 per person, tax and gratuity included. Full price must be paid at booking. Reservations can be made online or by calling 407) 939-3463.
New Year’s Eve Dinner at World Showplace Pavilion in Epcot
Ring in the New Year with a special dinner at Epcot’s World Showplace Pavilion! The event features a dinner buffet with something for everyone including Seafood Mac and Cheese with Butter-Toasted Panko, Fried Chicken Breast with Corn Gravy, gluten-friendly Oven Baked Cod with Tomatoes, Olives and Peppers, Demi Braised Beef with Mushrooms and Pearl Onions, and Apple Cider Brined Pork with Roasted Apples and Cherries.
Enjoy dinner while listening to Disney music and take some family photos by the unique vignettes just for the occasion.
Advance reservations are required and can be made by calling (407) 939-3463. The event is planned from 4:00-9:30PM and the prices are $72.90 per adult and $44.38 per child, tax and gratuity included. Epcot admission is required and is not included in the price.
And if you’re headed to Disneyland Resort for New Year’s Eve, there are a couple options at Napa Rose in Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel and Spa.
New Year’s Eve at Napa Rose
Celebrate the New Year with either an “early dinner extravaganza” or a late dinner with dancing at Napa Rose.
Guests can book a reservation between 5:00 and 6:30PM for a family New Year’s Eve dinner featuring Chef Andrew Sutton’s 4-course wine country feast. The late-night dinner party starts at 8:15PM and features a Napa-style 5-course tasting menu.
The early dinner at Napa Rose is $140 per person, and the late dinner and gala is $300 per person. For reservations to either of the dining events, book online or call (714) 781-3463.
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