Thursday April 8, 2010
Many Festival favorites are returning, in addition to new events and activities...including the all-new Festival Showplace!
Reserve your spot at these extraordinary celebrations that will amaze and delight food and wine aficionados or anyone who appreciates a great culinary experience.
Seminars & Demonstrations
Immerse yourself in the appetizing world of California's storied history of fine food and wine at captivating culinary demonstrations, celebrity chef appearances and wine, beer and spirits seminars — all celebrating "The Art of Flavor"!
Places to Discover
In addition to our scheduled events, there's plenty to do and see throughout the festival including special dining opportunities, art exhibits and wine tasting.
"Taste of California" Marketplace
The marketplace returns to Disney's California Food & Wine Festival! Enjoy unique festival foods created especially for the Festival. Delicious tapas-sized tastings are available in the Festival Showplace, located in Stage 12 in the Hollywood Pictures Backlot. Expertly paired wines and beer are also available for purchase.
Star Lounge presented by Stella Artois
Experience the pouring ritual! Enjoy the featured Belgian beers and Festival wines by the glass, or indulge in a specially created cocktail.
Festival Gift Shop
Shop for specially designed Festival merchandise and logo items to commemorate your visit.
The "Wine Seller"
With hundreds of wines featured, you're sure to find a new favorite. The Wine Seller offers full-bottle sales of selected wines available for purchase to enjoy at home. For your convenience, bottle purchases will be delivered to Package Pickup located outside the entrance to Disney's California Adventure Park.
Attend seminars, demonstrations and events — including Sweet Sundays — at the Showplace Stage, located in the Festival Showplace.
Chef Showcase Stage
Experience delicious demonstrations or see some of your favorite celebrity chefs live and in-person at this culinary hub in Sunshine Plaza. Every day find new ways to create a culinary masterpiece with your own art of flavor.
So Much More!
Discover new wine regions and varietals at the Festival Wine Walks, shop for unique gifts, visit with artisans, or enjoy a delicious new menu item available only during the Festival. Celebrate "The Art of Flavor" at the Fifth Annual Disney's California Food & Wine Festival, April 16 – May 31, 2010!
** Additional fee and advance reservations are required for Signature Events, which are subject to availability as space is limited.