Tag Archives: Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Monorail to Magical Dining: Highway in the Sky Dine Around

The biggest draw for us on our recent trip to Walt Disney World was a chance to experience the Epcot Food & Wine Festival. But when Disney announced the Highway in the Sky Dine Around, we knew that dinner via the monorail would perfectly complement our time tasting around the world. The Highway in the […]

Brand New Cinderella Castle Gingerbread House Opens Today at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Guests who visit the Walt Disney World Resort during the holiday season are treated to delicious gingerbread treats and many other magical, seasonal displays. The pastry teams have been busy as elves preparing for the grand openings of their annual tradition of putting together some of the most stunning gingerbread and chocolate displays in the country, […]

All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosas Now Available at The Wave in Disney’s Contemporary Resort

The Wave…of American Flavors, located on the ground floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, is now offering an “All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosa” on their breakfast menu for $16.00. This new addition is only available during the restaurant’s breakfast hours, which are from 7:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. The “All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosa” is a mix of Cupcake Prosecco and Orange […]

Disney Announces Three Separate Parties to Ring in the New Year at the Contemporary Resort

Beginning July 11, reservations will be open for three uniquely-themed parties set to take place on New Year’s Eve at the Convention Center at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The first party, “Disney Countdown to Midnight,” will take place from 8:00 p.m. until 12:15 a.m. in the Fantasia Ballroom and will feature an evening of dining and […]

Dining Review: Breakfast at The Wave… of American Flavors

Sometimes when you’re on vacation at Walt Disney World, you want to have a really great breakfast for a fair amount of money without having to interact with Disney characters. This describes my family perfectly as we have teenagers who want good food in abundance without being surrounded by Disney characters and many excited, noisy […]

Fire Alarm Causes Disney’s Contemporary Resort to be Evacuated

On Saturday, Disney’s Contemporary Resort was evacuated because of a fire alarm that was going off in the resort. Fortunately, it turned out to be a false alarm. Reedy Creek Fire Department Deputy Chief Keith Cartwright claimed the department quickly revealed that it was a false alarm after a “protocol sweep” of the resort. The […]

Top 3 Best Deluxe Resorts for Families with Small Children

  Okay, I know you’re probably wondering, “Wait, I thought all resort hotels in Walt Disney World were good for families with small children?” The next question that is coming to mind after reading the title is, “How can you rank Disney hotels based on that premise alone?” Well, take it from a father of 3 […]

Celebration at the Top Extended Until September 24

Celebration at the Top will now be available through September 24, 2017 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The dining event is only on Thursday evenings and was originally scheduled to end on March 26. The cost is $99 per person, plus tax and gratuity, and allows guests to see a breathtaking view of the fireworks from […]

Work Trip Sealed with Disney Pixie Dust

Every time my wife and I come to Walt Disney World, we always say it will always be a few years before we go back; but all we have to do is watch our trip video, or watch the DIS Unplugged, and we have a trip booked for the following year.  2016 was no different. […]

Celebration at the Top – Sip, Savor, Sparkle at California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort Begins February 26

According to the Disney Parks Blog, Thursday evenings starting February 26 until March 26, a new dining event titled, Celebration at the Top will be available at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The cost is $99 per person, plus tax and gratuity and allows guests to see a breathtaking view of the fireworks from the California Grill, which sits […]