Disney Announces Return of Beloved Dining Packages

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If you still have time, you might want to look into planning a trip to Walt Disney World Resort later this year.

There is nothing more pleasing than experiencing “the most magical place on earth,” especially as the holidays roll around. As fans anxiously awaited the return of many beloved offerings, they were given great news about the long-awaited comeback of the beloved show Fantasmic! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

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Disney announced today that the epic nighttime spectacular show would be returning on November 3rd with many changes.

But, that’s not the only announcement made by Walt Disney World Resort today.

In addition to Fantasmic! returning, Guests visiting the Disney Park will also be able to enjoy Dining Packages.

Disney shared the updated prices and participating restaurants on its website.

Fantasmic! Dining Package Prices
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As you can see, 50’s Prime Time Cafe, Hollywood & Vine, Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano, Sc-Fi Dine-In Theater Restaurant, and The Hollywood Brown Derby are all included as options.

More On Fantasmic! Dining Packages

Feast, Then Fantasmic!

Reserve your VIP spot at this dazzling nighttime spectacular, along with a delightful dining package.Do you prefer the casual ambiance of Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano, the bustling lunch scene at Hollywood & Vine or the fine dining vibe of The Hollywood Brown Derby? Whichever you choose, you’ll be sure to savor a mouthwatering meal before the stunning musical extravaganza known as Fantasmic! takes you away with its imagination-bending symphony of lights, lasers, fireworks, music & water animation!

Here’s what’s included in each Fantasmic! Dining Package:

  • An entrée and appetizer or dessert at select full-service restaurants or one (1) full buffet (where applicable), along with a non-alcoholic beverage
  • One voucher for guaranteed seating at Fantasmic! in a reserved area\
Hollywood Brown Derby
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Make Reservations

Check availability online now—and secure your spot for this limited-time dining experience. Advance reservations are highly recommended.

Know Before You Go

Learn important information about reserved seating, scheduling and more.

  • Both a theme park reservation and valid theme park admission are required. Disney’s Hollywood Studios admission is not included in the price of the dining package.
  • You can pick up your seating voucher for Fantasmic! at the time of your meal.
  • Seating at Hollywood Hills Amphitheater begins 90 minutes prior to show time. You must arrive at least 25 minutes prior to show time to be seated in the reserved section. Check your My Disney Experience app for showtimes.
  • Your seats are not assigned. Rather, you will choose your seats within the reserved section on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The entrance for dining packages is located on Sunset Boulevard next to Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage.
  • The Fantasmic! Dining Package is available on all Fantasmic! show days.
  • Please note that your dining experience will still take place, even in the event that your entertainment experience is cancelled.

Are you excited about the return of Fantamsic! and Dining Packages at Disney World? Let us know in the comments!

Visit the official Disney website to plan your next magical vacation to Disney World’s water parks, four theme parks — Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios — and the Disney Springs shopping and dining district! Or, how about a trip to Disneyland Resort to experience the Avengers Campus at Disney California Adventure and the iconic attractions at Disneyland Park? You can book Disney Genie once you’ve arrived, as well, to help plan your day.

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