Category Archives: Holidays with Disney

Enjoy Minnie’s Seasonal Dine at Hollywood & Vine year-round

Minnie Mouse and friends will continue to host dinner at Hollywood & Vine year-round with a seasonal dining experience.
Minnie Mouse and friends will continue to host dinner at Hollywood & Vine year-round with a seasonal dining experience.

I recently posted about Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Now, Minnie and friends will continue to host dinner at Hollywood & Vine year-round.

Minnie’s Seasonal Dine at Hollywood & Vine fabulous dinner parties celebrate the cheerful togetherness of the holidays, the glamour of Hollywood, the delight of spring, the excitement of summer and the frightening fun of Halloween. Each season, this dining experience will feature unique music, décor, all-new costumes, menu items and interactive musical moments.

Celebrating the magic of the movies and the glamour of Hollywood, the next seasonal dining experience will take place January 4- March 20, 2016. Reservations open October 27, 2015. Contact me for details or to reserve your table.

And don’t forget, you can add on the Fantasmic! Dinner Package to your meal! As always, contact me if you have any questions. I’m happy to help!

Chandra Wilson, Daniel Dae Kim, & America Ferrera join narrators for 2015 Candlelight Processional at Epcot

Packages now available for 2015 Candlelight Processional at Epcot in Walt Disney World.
Packages now available for 2015 Candlelight Processional at Epcot in Walt Disney World.

Enjoy the rich sounds of a full orchestra and choir fill the America Gardens Theatre, and a special celebrity narrator takes the stage for a stirring retelling of the Christmas story as Candlelight Processional returns to Epcot at the Walt Disney World Resort November 27 – December 30, 2015. Newest confirmed Celebrity Narrators include Daniel Dae Kim, America Ferrera, Meredith Vieira, and Chandra Wilson, best known for her role as Dr. Miranda Bailey in the ABC television drama Grey’s Anatomy.

Enjoy guaranteed seating for this holiday tradition, as well as a delicious meal at an Epcot restaurant with Candlelight Processional Dining Packages – starting $35 for lunch and $50 for dinner for adults (plus tax and gratuity). Packages include an appetizer, entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage per person (or one full buffet where applicable).

Here is the complete list of Celebrity Narrators scheduled to make appearances this year include (subject to change without notice):

  • 11/27 – 11/29 — Gary Sinise
  • 11/30 – 12/3 — Neil Patrick Harris
  • 12/4 – 12/5 — Whoopi Goldberg
  • 12/6 – 12/8 — Joe Morton
  • 12/9 – 12/11 — Ana Gasteyer
  • 12/12 – 12/14 — Meredith Vieira – NEW
  • 12/15 – 12/17— America Ferrera – NEW
  • 12/18 – 12/20 — Chandra Wilson – NEW
  • 12/21 – 12/23 — Daniel Dae Kim – NEW
  • 12/24 – 12/26 — Edward James Olmos
  • 12/27 – 12/28 – Blair Underwood
  • 12/29 – 12/30 — Amy Grant

Showtimes are 5 p.m., 6:45 p.m and 8:15 p.m. nightly. Showtimes on Dec. 6 are 6:45 p.m. and 8:15 p.m.

Availability is limited. Please note Park admission is required and is not included in the price of the dining package. Contact me with questions, to book, or get a free quote.

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party tickets on sale now

Join Mickey at this festive winter celebration at Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World.
Join Mickey at this festive winter celebration at Magic Kingdom Park in Walt Disney World.

‘Tis the season to start planning your Walt Disney World holiday vacation! Tickets are available for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom Park where you’ll enjoy spectacular holiday-themed fireworks, a very special holiday parade, and live entertainment featuring  Disney characters. Dates sell out quickly, so contact me to reserve your tickets today so I can help you make the season bright!

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party features:*

  • The enchanted Castle Dream Lights on Cinderella Castle
  • Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmastime Parade, complete with a special appearance by Santa Claus himself
  • An exclusive holiday fireworks extravaganza – Holiday Wishes: Celebrate the Spirit of the Season
  • Live entertainment featuring Disney Characters
  • Meet and greet opportunities throughout Magic Kingdom Park with some of your favorite Disney Characters
  • Complimentary cookies and hot cocoa
  • A magical snow fall on Main Street, U.S.A.
  • Special access to many of the most popular Magic Kingdom attractions

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Dates and Prices:*

Nov. 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19; Dec. 1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 2015
Advance Purchase Price: $74 for adults/$69 for children (ages 3-9)
Day of Event Price: $79 for adults/$74 for children (ages 3-9)

Nov. 20, 29
Dec. 4, 11, 17, 2015
$79 for adults/$74 for children (ages 3-9)

Dec. 18, 2015
$84 for adults/$77 for children (ages 3-9)

*Information subject to change without notice.

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Special Deals on Vacation Packages for Halloween Time at Disneyland Resort

Halloween at Disneyland Resort

There may not be tricks but there are lots of treats during Halloween time at the Disneyland Resort, which starts September 11 and runs until November 1, 2015.

Haunted Mansion Holiday, Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, and Dia de los Muertos Celebration are just a few of the Halloween traditions that Guests look forward to each year.

Here’s a deal that’s extra sweet when you book a Good Neighbor Resort Vacation Package:

Enjoy a 2-night/3-day Good Neighbor Resort Vacation Package starting at $99* per person, per day for a family of 4. This includes 3-day, 1-Park per day Disneyland Resort Tickets.

Booking Window:
Now – Nov. 20, 2015
Travel Window:
Aug. 30, 2015 – Nov. 23, 2015

*Some restrictions apply 

For arrivals most nights 8/30 – 10/1/15 and 11/1-11/23/15. Total package price: $1,185.

Vacation Package Includes:

  • Accommodations at a nearby Good Neighbor Hotel
  • Disneyland Resort 1 Park Per Day Souvenir Ticket
  • Exclusive! Walt Disney Travel Company collectible pin, lanyard & luggage tag (Pins, lanyards and luggage tags may vary. One per person in package.)
  • New 2015 Walt Disney Travel Company Savings Card** — A Special card offering savings and values at many participating dining and merchandise locations throughout the Disneyland Resort and on Disneyland Park Tours (one per card)

Also, tickets are still available for Mickey’s Halloween Party!

For more information about planning a Disney vacation, please contact me. I’m happy to help you!

As a former Disney Cast Member and current travel consultant specializing in Disney destinations, I can help make your vacation dreams come true. Sign up for my Email Updates and never miss a special. Also, email me if you have any questions about Disney vacations. I’m happy to help!!!

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Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine Dinner at Walt Disney World Resort

Reservations are now available for Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine at Disney's Hollywood Studios.
Reservations are now available for Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

The holiday season will be here soon, so start planning your vacation now. If you are planning on visiting Walt Disney World this holiday season, why not celebrate with Minnie and her friends during a festive dinner at Hollywood & Vine at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This will take place select nights from Nov.7, 2015 – Jan. 3, 2016, and will feature Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck and Santa Goofy.* With holiday-themed décor, food, music and activities this offering is the perfect spot to deck the halls with family and friends.

Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine Dinner is $46.99 for adults and $27.99 for children and is included on the Disney Dining Plan as one table-service entitlement.

You can also enjoy reserved seating at Fantasmic! when you reserve Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine as part of the Fantasmic! Dining Package. The cost for the Fantasmic! Dining Package is $52.99 for adults and $31.99 for children, plus tax and gratuity. Contact me for details or to reserve your table.

*Characters are subject to change