Skip to main content
  1. Travel
  2. Local Getaways

Epcot offers new IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Party

See also

On March 12, Walt Disney World opened reservations for a new Epcot dining experience. IllumiNations Sparkling Desert Party will allow Disney guests to enjoy a spread of desserts as well as sparkling wines, all while watching Epcot’s nighttime fireworks show IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.

IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Parties will be held on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at the Showcase Plaza from 7:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. The first party will take place March 15.

As befitting the park’s theming, the party will feature an array of international tastes featured in the park’s World Showcase pavilions. The menu, while subject to change, currently includes the following decadent delights:

  • Italy: Tiramisu
  • France: Vanilla Pot de Crème
  • United Kingdom: Shortbread Cookies
  • Morocco: Traditional Baklava
  • American Adventure: Sugar Dusted Cronis with Strawberry Sauce and Whipped Cream
  • Disney Parks ice cream novelties
  • Lemonade, coffee, teas
  • Sparkling wine from Washington State and Prosecco from Italy

IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Party costs $49 for adults and $29 for children (ages 3 – 9). Prices include tax and gratuity. Admission to Epcot is required, and not included in the price. Reservations may be made through Disneyworld.com/Spring or by calling 407-WDW-PLAY.

The Epcot dessert party joins the Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party at the Magic Kingdom in offering Walt Disney World guests the opportunity to enjoy desserts while watching the parks’ respective fireworks spectaculars.

Kungaloosh! Put on your set of ears and join me in stalking the Mouse. Read more of my Disney Travel Examiner articles or sign up for a free subscription.

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Microsoft layoffs
    Microsoft announces massive cuts to workforce, over 18,000 being laid off
    Video
    Massive Layoffs
  • May Pang
    Packed house sees May Pang at photo exhibit appearance in San Francisco
    Camera
    13 Photos
  • Hair color for men
    Hair color for men: Get tips on the latest male hair trends
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Color Calamity
    Color Calamity: Gordon-Nash Library hosts the newest art show at the Nash Gallery
    Camera
    14 Photos
  • 'American farm life'
    American farm and farm life emotes simplicity and the Puritan work ethic
    Camera
    15 Photos
  • Erin Andrews
    Check out these photos of stunning girlfriends of sports athletes
    Camera
    20 Photos