Pixar Day at Sea sailings for 2023 have been confirmed as a new offering aboard Disney Cruise Line sailings on the Disney Fantasy and things are gonna get animated!

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post was updated 12/31/22 with additional details on itinerary details.

Select sailings out of Port Canaveral, Florida feature Pixar Day at Sea which are one-day events on board filled with themed dining, character encounters, dance parties and a theatrical musical experience. Find stories come to life including TOY STORY, MONSTERS, INC, THE INCREDIBLES, and FINDING NEMO. A Pixar film festival, exclusive merchandise and photo opportunities will also be available as part of the new celebration.

Check out all the different itineraries that will feature this epic day at sea in 2023!


Pixar Day at Sea Experiences

Character Encounters

  • Dance, play and interact with their favorite Pixar pals, including Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Bo Peep from “Toy Story”; Miguel from “Coco”; Remy from “Ratatouille”; Mike, Sulley and Boo from “Monsters, Inc.”; Joy and Sadness from “Inside Out”; Dug and Russell from “Up”; and everyone’s favorite supers – Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl and Frozone from “The Incredibles.”
  • Keep your ears open for special ship-wide guest announcements from Dug, Dory (“Finding Nemo”), Edna Mode (“The Incredibles”) and Roz (“Monsters, Inc.”).


Immersive Entertainment

  • A first-of-its-kind theatrical experience will bring to life the beloved story of Miguel and his family from “Coco” through live music and puppetry
  • An Incredible Deck Party: Celebrate the Supers is a new nighttime spectacular where Mr. Incredible, Mrs. Incredible, and Frozone receive a smooth sailing award for a spectacular day at sea – that is, until Jack-Jack is discovered on the loose about the ship. Action, antics and surprises ensue, ending with a fireworks finale that will send The Incredibles – and your family – off in super spirits
  • “Pixar Pals Celebration,” an interactive, high-energy deck party extravaganza in the early evening featuring many of your favorite Pixar pals
  • Crush’s Totally Awesome Pool Party,” featuring pool-side games with interactions from the dude himself – and other surprise interactive moments on the upper decks


Dining Filled with Character

  • Hey Howdy Breakfast with Woody and Friends will feature a cowboy guitarist, musical show moments and appearances from Sheriff Woody, Jesse and Bullseye. Enjoy a complete breakfast with all the fixins including signature breakfast dishes.
  • Families will enjoy a Pixar-themed dinner with dishes inspired by the Pixar Animation Studios’ California locale.
  • Guests will immerse themselves in undersea magic while dining in Animator’s Palate with visits from some of their favorite “Finding Nemo” friends, including interactive conversations with Crush.


Pixar Day at Sea 2023 Itineraries

Pixar Day at Sea will be included on nine select Disney Fantasy cruises from January through March 2023. Departing from Port Canaveral, Florida every cruise includes a visit to Disney’s private island oasis, Castaway Cay. Destinations varying by cruise include guest-favorite destinations such as:

  • Eastern Caribbean itineraries feature stops in ports such as Tortola, St. Thomas and San Juan, Puerto Rico,
  • Western Caribbean itineraries feature stops in Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Cayman; and Falmouth, Jamaica. .

See it for Yourself

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