Mickey’s Backyard BBQ

Mickeys Backyard BBQ

Ready to have a Disney-fied backyard barbecue? Here you go! This fun event, held at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Campgrounds, brings together the best parts of summer fun — BBQ, picnics, music, dancing, and…Disney characters! ;-)

Join Mickey and Friends for a family-style dinner, complete with line dancing, rope tricks and a full on dinner show. This is a GREAT place to take the kids in your life who are full of energy. They’re free to run around, dance with the characters, and have the time of their lives!

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Service: Family-Style, Picnic Buffet

Type of Food: BBQ

Location: Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort Campground

Disney Dining Plan: Yes, 2 table service credits

Tables in Wonderland: Yes

Mickey’s Backyard BBQ Menu

Your standard Disney BBQ can be found here: barbeque smoked ribs, smoked chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs with all the trimmings, corn on the cob, watermelon and more.

Guest Review: Thanksgiving at Mickey’s Backyard BBQ, Fort Wilderness

Important Info:

  • This dining event is not offered every night, and the abundance of opportunities varies by the season. It is typically offered at least two times per week, but may run as often as four nights a week during the busiest times of year. Available dates for booking may be found 180 days in advance via the Walt Disney World website
  • Please note: there are Two Categories available for booking. Category One offers a few extra perks including early access to the Pavilion and food, Priority Seating, and a Character Greeting prior to showtime
  • Celebrations are acknowledged in the show
  • Guests may pick up Dinner Show tickets up to 7 days prior to show date at any Walt Disney World® Resort Guest Services Desk. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to show time. If you chose to pick up your tickets at the show box office, please arrive 40 minutes prior to show time
  • A cancellation policy applies and may result in charges if you cancel with insufficient notice. Specific policies related to this facility will be detailed at time of reservation booking
  • This event is held outdoors on a covered patio

Famous Dishes: BBQ Ribs, Chicken

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