From the Walt Disney World News and written by: Michele
It’s hard to believe, but 2021 is winding down, and people are looking to make plans to ring in the new year. If going extravagant is what you’re aiming for, the Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World may work for you! For $700 per ticket, you can attend the following-
A Golden New Year’s Eve in Wine Country
Ring in the New Year with elegance at California Grill. Enjoy champagne and delightful wines, marvelous food and one-of-a-kind entertainment.
Dine and delight in a setting inspired by the twinkling lights and lush greenery of California Wine Country. Your brand-new 50th Anniversary Hosts––a pair of Sparkling Sommeliers painted in luxurious gold––are here for your photographic fun!
Enter the Napa Room, now transformed into an eclectic speakeasy! Be mesmerized by a slight-of-hand magician while you sip delicious wine pairings and custom crafted cocktails.
The Sonoma Room is next on your journey into 2022. Here you can visit Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Baby New Year Donald.
We hope you come dressed in your best and are ready to dance! Our DJ has curated a music fest and a roaming violinist is ready to serenade you with upbeat melodies.
As you float between the 2 rooms, you’ll find 50th Anniversary food stations. Indulge in delicious seafood––including delectable caviar––that honors the legacy of California Grill chefs. Enjoy this trip down memory lane as you dine on some favorite offerings from the last 50 years.
Menu highlights include:
Chilled Appetizer Station
Chilled Seafood Bar
Caviar Station with Potato Blinis
Smoked Beef Tartare
Chilled Golden and Candycane Beet Salad
Wood Burning Station
Perigord Black Winter Pizza
Duck Char Sui Bao
An array of maki, sashimi, nigiri and a collection of original sushi creations
Hot Seafood Station
Plancha Seared Jumbo Sea Scallops
Seared Ahi Tuna
From the Grill and Rotisserie
Oak Fire-grilled Beef Tenderloin with Truffle Sauce
Rohan Duck Breast 2 Ways
Sweet Treats from our Disney’s Contemporary Resort Pastry Chefs
5 Magical Bites – 50 Years in the Making
Banana Butterscotch Buzz
Valrhona Molten Lava Cake
Florida Citrus Cream Puffs
And so much more!
As you dine, feast your eyes on a glamorous ice sculpture featuring both the 50th Anniversary and California Grill logos.
Finally, experience the first moments of 2022 as the fireworks spectacular from Magic Kingdom park fills the sky above.
Date: December 31, 2021
Check-In Time: Begins at 7:00 PM
Event Time: 7:30 PM to 12:30 AM
Reservations: Call (407) 824-2013 to book this experience. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.
The cost for this experience is $700, including tax and gratuity.
Full payment is due at the time of booking. Cancellations must be received at least one day prior to event to avoid being charged full price.
All events, offerings and menus are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
So what are your thoughts on this fancy event? Would you go?