If you’ve never visited Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts, early 2021 might be the time to do it. Kicking off the new year with the announcement of three food and beverage events, here’s the scoop on what the resort is offering for foodies.
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, located adjacent to Beach and Yacht Club Resorts and walking distance to Epcot, can easily be off your radar if you didn’t already know about. With both perks of staying at an on-property resort and the ability to book with points, it’s a hidden gem. Now, add in the fact that it’s amping up its food game by offering special gastro-events and you can see why we’re digging the property so much lately. Here’s everything you need to know to jump in on the fun.
Food & Wine Classic: A Taste of Swan and Dolphin
There are two dates for the 2021 Food & Wine Classic: A Taste of Swan and Dolphin:
From 5:30-8:00 p.m., each event will offer 10 food stations from the hotel’s award-winning restaurants and more than 50 beverage offerings. Both events will feature live entertainment, unlimited food, and unlimited beverage tastings. Additionally, dessert selections from the hotel’s world champion pastry chef, Laurent Branlard will be offered.
Here’s a sneak peek of the menu:
- Roasted organic pumpkin ravioli gnudi with seared sea scallop, whipped ricotta cheese and pumpkin gremolata (served by Todd English’s bluezoo at the Jan. 16 event)
- Surf and Turf featuring roasted linz heritage angus prime strip loin and marinated shrimp with creamed spinach and sauce foyot (served by Shula’s Steak House at the Feb. 27 event).
Big Game Tailgate Watch Party
The Big Game Tailgate Watch Party will happen on Sunday, Feb. 7 at 6:00 p.m. Guests may start their pre-gaming 30 minutes prior to kickoff and the fun will last through the end of the game.
Seven food stations and unlimited craft beer and wine have been announced along with the following menu highlights:
Crispy fried chicken wings with an array of sauces, angus beef sliders, carne asada tacos, Italian sausage sandwich, a selection of desserts and more.
Swan and Dolphin Resort Food Events Additional Information
- Each event will feature different menu items so attendees will have a distinct experience each time.
- Guests will enjoy an intimate atmosphere and experience the latest in responsible food delivery safety measures and social distancing procedures to ensure an entertaining, unforgettable, and mouthwatering experience.
How to Purchase Tickets for Food and Beverage Events
Event-only tickets can be purchased online at SwanDolphinFoodAndWineClassic.com for $110 per person.
Room packages are also available and start at $359. Price includes event access for two adults.
To book, call 1-888-828-8850 between 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. weekdays; 5:00 p.m. on weekends. Events are limited to those 21 years and older.
As for safety measures, temperature checks will be mandatory upon entering, all cast members will wear PPE, and the event will offer social distancing including each party at their own table.