The 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival is back again with plenty to nosh, nibble, and sip through the flavors of the Golden State. The event features not just food and beverage options but a slew of entertainment, shopping, and other experiences including the return of Soarin’ Over California!

Here’s a look at what you can expect for the 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival! ENJOY!

Food and Drink

Festival Marketplaces


Not just food and wine but beer and dessert, appetizers and entrees, a whole world of feasting options abound this year. Check out all of the menus plus reviews of some our favorite items we’ve tried this year.

MORE INFO: FIRST TASTE: What we tried from the 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival marketplace menus

Event-Exclusive Menus


It can be overwhelming trying to get a full scope of the entirety of the event but we’ve got you covered with a full look at all the menus to enjoy!

MORE INFO: GUIDE: All of the menus available for 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

Downtown Disney


Not to be left out of the fun, Downtown Disney has its own roster of special events, food, and drink that can be enjoyed without needing a park ticket.

MORE INFO: GUIDE: Downtown Disney offering exclusive events and menus

Food & Wine Discovery

Culinary Demonstrations

In Hollywood Land, find local, visiting and Disney chefs prepare favorite recipes, live on stage––available Friday through Sunday.

MORE INFO: Culinary Demonstrations

Signature Events

Many special signature events, demonstrations and seminars will require a separate fee.

Wine, Beer, and Mixology Seminars

Sommeliers, brew masters and mixologists divulge industry expertise during these 45-minute sessions.

COST: $25.00 per person (tax is included)

MORE INFO: Wine, Beer, and Mixology Seminars

Carthay Circle Winemaker

Enjoy hand-selected California wines, masterfully paired with an array of small plates to please the senses.

COST: $150 per person—plus tax and gratuities

MORE INFO: Carthay Circle Winemaker Reception

Hotel Events and Classes

Join chefs, mixologists and winemakers as they share their culinary expertise in the Hotels of the Disneyland Resort

COST: $159 – $225 per person—includes tax and gratuity

MORE INFO: Hotel Events and Classes


Soarin’ Over California


Soarin’ Over California is back for the length of this year’s Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival!

MORE INFO: BACK AGAIN! Soarin’ Over California returns for limited run during 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

Jammin’ Chefs

Chip and Dale along with a band of merry culinary music makers bring a rhythmic beat to the Hollywood Land street!

MORE INFO: Jammin’ Chefs return with a cornucopia of fun for 2023 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

Unbirthday Party

Minnie Mouse joins in on the fun for Alice’s Wonderland Bakery Unbirthday Party where kids aged 3-11 can decorate a cupcake!

MORE INFO: Alice’s Wonderland Bakery Unbirthday Party complimentary cupcake decorating is back for 2023 Food and Wine Festival

Chef Goofy

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Chef Goofy is dressed in his culinary best and is ready for hugs at this Meet and Greet in Hollywood Land.

Palisades Stage

Enjoy the sounds of groups in a large energetic space including Phat Cat Swinger, The Tina Aldana Band, and Subrban Legends.


Paradise Gardens

Enjoy the sounds of groups in a more intimate setting including Faultlines, Island Reggae Band, Denean’s Soul Foundation, and StandardMel Quartet.


Arts and Crafts

Kids can find arts and crafts stations near Paradise Park.

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More to Explore

Merch Run

Disney has stocked its shelves with merchandise to commemorate the return of the popular culinary event.

MORE INFO: MERCH RUN: What you can buy during 2023 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

Magic Key Dining Area


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Décor and More



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From the Sponsors

Some of the festival sponsors have fun facts and details about their brands on display.

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Tee Time!

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See it for Yourself

Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival celebrations at Disney California Adventure take place from  March 3 to April 25, 2023.

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MORE INFO: Details and information about Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival