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
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.
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!
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.
Food & Wine Discovery
In Hollywood Land, find local, visiting and Disney chefs prepare favorite recipes, live on stage––available Friday through Sunday.
MORE INFO: Culinary Demonstrations
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!
Chip and Dale along with a band of merry culinary music makers bring a rhythmic beat to the Hollywood Land street!
Minnie Mouse joins in on the fun for Alice’s Wonderland Bakery Unbirthday Party where kids aged 3-11 can decorate a cupcake!
Chef Goofy is dressed in his culinary best and is ready for hugs at this Meet and Greet in Hollywood Land.
Enjoy the sounds of groups in a large energetic space including Phat Cat Swinger, The Tina Aldana Band, and Subrban Legends.
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.
More to Explore
Disney has stocked its shelves with merchandise to commemorate the return of the popular culinary event.
Magic Key Dining Area
Décor and More
From the Sponsors
Some of the festival sponsors have fun facts and details about their brands on display.
If you are looking for a way to help support the site so we can continue to bring you more info about the mouse, feel free to browse our TeePublic Store! Aside from tees and apparel, you can also find stickers, phone laptop cases, mugs, and more!
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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