News: Two More New Food Booths Confirmed for the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

In less than one week, we’ll be kicking off the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival in Disneyland Resort! And — with the addition of the two Festival Marketplaces we’re about to show you — all thirteen Food Booths coming to the Festival are confirmed!

And check this out… they’re both NEW for 2018! You can look forward to the Cluck-A-Doodle-Moo Booth!

Cluck-A-Doodle-Moo Booth

Cluck-A-Doodle-Moo Booth

AND the Eat Your Greens Booth!

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NEW Food Booths For the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival!

Disneyland Resort is getting ready for March 2, 2018… THAT’S the first day of the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival! And the Festival Marketplaces — the event’s Food Booths — are popping up around the park in preparation to serve up eats and drinks celebrating California cuisine!

Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

So far, we’ve confirmed eleven of the thirteen booths (thanks to Sabrina — @everythingdisney.55 — who I get to see TOMORROW!!), including several brand new booths!

Visit our 2018 Disney California Adventure Menu Page to find confirmed menu items with photos for the 2018 Food Booths!

NEW Disneyland Food and Wine Festival Food Booths

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Lamplight Lounge on Pixar Pier Will Feature A Cove Bar Favorite!!

June 23rd will be a HUGE day at Disney California Adventure Park in Disneyland Resort! It was recently announced that it will be the opening day for Pixar Pier.

Pixar Pier Marquee Concept Art ©Disney

Pixar Pier Marquee Concept Art ©Disney

And it was just revealed that it will also be the opening day for the new Lamplight Lounge!

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Updated Menu at Alfresco Tasting Terrace in Disney California Adventure Park

Recently, we let you know that Cove Bar’s beloved Mickey’s Fun Wheel cocktail is now available at Alfresco Tasting Terrace (FYI — Neverland Tea and Black Pearl are available now, too!) – and now we’re helping ourselves to some tasty little appetizers at this relaxing and beautiful lounge in Disney California Adventure Park.

Lovely Signage at Alfresco Tasting Terrace

Lovely Signage at Alfresco Tasting Terrace

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News: Paint the Night Parade Packages Available for Booking in Disneyland Resort

The Paint the Night Parade will make its return AND debut in Disneyland Resort on April 13th!

And how is that possible :) ? While the Paint the Night Parade used to run in Disneyland Park, it will make its return in Disney California Adventure Park, marking its DCA debut. The return of the Paint the Night Parade coincides with the beginning of this summer’s Pixar Fest.

Incredibles Float Concept Art ©Disney

Incredibles Float Concept Art for Paint the Night ©Disney

Two packages pairing food with a reserved viewing area for the parade are now available for booking.

Paint the Night Parade Dining Package

The Paint the Night Parade Dining Package may be booked at your choice of two restaurants.

Carthay Circle Restaurant in Disney California Adventure

Carthay Circle Restaurant in Disney California Adventure

At Carthay Circle Restaurant, the dinner package includes a 4-course dinner from a prix fixe menu and includes one voucher for guaranteed seating at a reserved parade viewing area next to the restaurant.

Pricing starts at $99 for adults, and $45 for children ages 3 to 9.

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News! Four Food Booths Confirmed for the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

The 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival kicks off on March 2, 2018! And though we are still eagerly awaiting menus for the thirteen Food Booths that will celebrate California cuisine, we have received word confirming four of the upcoming Food Booths (including some of their menu items)!

I Heart Artichokes Booth

I Heart Artichokes Booth

I Heart Artichokes

The I Heart Artichokes Booth will return for the 2018 Festival! [Read more…]

Valentine’s Day Treats in Disney World and Disneyland

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s Day, or Any-Excuse-To-Have-Some-Chocolate Day, there will be treats galore for you if you’re spending this week in Walt Disney World or Disneyland!

Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom

In Magic Kingdom, stop by Main Street Bakery to find the Mickey Cinnamon Roll with a special heart decoration.

Mickey Valentine Cinnamon Roll ©Disney

Mickey Valentine Cinnamon Roll ©Disney

The Milkshake of the Month at The Plaza Restaurant is a Strawberry and Chocolate Milkshake topped with whipped cream, chocolate drizzle, a strawberry and chocolate shavings. (P.S. It’s BOTTOMLESS!!)

And if your idea of romance is inspired by Pecos Bill and Slue-Foot Sue, then mosey over yonder into Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe and order up some hand-dipped white and dark chocolate strawberries.

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NEWS!! Star Wars Hotel, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, Pixar Pier Details

The D23 Expo Japan is currently taking place, so you know what that means… we’ve got NEWS to share!!!

D23 Expo Japan ©Disney

D23 Expo Japan ©Disney

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek presented details regarding projects underway in Walt Disney World, Disneyland, and Disney Destinations around the world. Let’s start with what’s in store for Disney World!

Walt Disney World

Star Wars Hotel

One of the major pieces of news from last summer’s D23 event was the announcement of a Star Wars-inspired resort on the way to Disney World! More than a themed resort, the experience will be completely immersive for guests who will enter into the galaxy and story of Star Wars!

Today’s updates relayed that the immersive resort will be “seamlessly connected” to the upcoming Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Hollywood Studios.

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DFB Video: Disney World vs Disneyland — Which One Is Best for YOU?

Happy Thursday! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re discussing a question we get asked quite often: What’s the difference between Disney World and Disneyland?

Welcome to Walt Disney World... OR is it Disneyland for you?

Welcome to Walt Disney World… OR is it Disneyland for you?

Now, I think we can all agree that both Disneyland and Disney World are magical places where vacation memories are just waiting to be made. But depending on your traveling group’s needs and vacation desires, one may be better than the other for your specific party. So in our latest DFB Video we’re talking about the differences and similarities in everything from Resorts to dining to attractions to parks and even more as we try to help you discover which of these two Disney destinations is best for you! [Read more…]

News: Menus Announced for Lunar New Year in Disney California Adventure

The Lunar New Year celebration kicks off later this month in Disney California Adventure! From January 26th through February 18th, Disneyland Resort guests can enjoy specialty food offerings at Paradise Garden Grill, as well as at three themed Marketplaces located on the north side of Paradise Pier.

Lunar New Year Celebration ©Disney

Lunar New Year Celebration ©Disney

Check out the menus to figure out which items you’d most like to try!

Korea Marketplace (In front of The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure)

  • Kimchi Bokkeumbap – Vegetable fried rice
  • Yachae Mandu – Steamed vegetable dumpling with sesame-garlic soy sauce
  • Yang Gaeng – Sweet red bean and raspberry jelly
  • Banana Ooyu – Non-alcoholic banana milk
  • Mae Shil Ju – Plum wine cocktail
  • Hite Pale Lager

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