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Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

You bring the holly, Disney's Hollywood Studios will bring the jolly! The brand-new Disney Jollywood Nights kicks off on Nov. 11 and this holiday soirée is filled a sleighs-worth of eats and sips.


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Grab your best Hollywood glam and appetite because Disney Jollywood Nights is less than a month away from kicking off its first night! This brand-new holiday extravaganza is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World on 10 select nights Nov. 11 through Dec. 20 and is filled with plenty of festive fun.


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

This new nighttime soiree will feature plenty of swanky spots for you to enjoy like the Holiday Fiesta en la Calle over in Commissary Lane. The streets will be filled with Latin holiday tunes, colorful décor, and plenty of eats and sips inspired by Latin holiday traditions for a vibrant and lively party.


Or experience Jazzy Holidays at The Hollywood Brown Derby as the restaurant transforms into a smooth jazz joint, playing holiday tunes amidst sparkling décor. Here, you can sip craft cocktails and indulge in an exclusive menu of light bites while enjoying the music and ambiance of this classy establishment.


You can even drop by the dazzling Twilight Soirée at The Tip-Top Club, a swingin’ soiree in the courtyard of The Hollywood Tower Hotel. A live band will be bringing the fun with holiday tunes in jukebox style as you sip on fancy cocktails.


While you’re at all of these locations and the others scattered throughout the park, you’ll be able to indulge in tasty delights that will light up your taste buds with holiday spirit (and flavor). From the delicious Holiday Turkey Popover at Fairfax Fare to the lovely Tiramisù Puff at PizzeRizzo, and even sweet sips like the Sandy Claws Hot Cocoa from Dockside Diner, this new event has something for everyone to enjoy this holiday season!


And don’t forget about the thrilling entertainment going on too! Be sure to check out the can’t-miss musical variety show featuring some of your favorites, like Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy, and the seasonal nighttime spectacular “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” To make the night even more festive, we’d suggest wearing your holiday best with an old Hollywood flair.


A highlight of this new event is the eats and treats, and we can’t wait to try all the tasty eats and sips coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this holiday season.


So here is the Complete Foodie Guide to the first-ever Disney Jollywood Nights!


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Holiday Fiesta en la Calle at ABC Commissary

  • Chicken Empanadas with Street Corn: Chicken empanadas served with a side of street corn salad topped with chili peppers, lime, and cotija cheese

  • Yuca con Chicharrón: Fried pork belly, yuca, red pickled onions, and chili pepper-lime seasoning with a yellow pepper aïoli

  • Mushroom Taco: Chili-roasted Mixed mushrooms, avocado crema, baby gem lettuce, and garnished with sliced radish (Plant-based Item)

  • Birria Taco: Shredded short rib and Monterey jack served with beef consommé for dipping


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

  • Tembleque: Coconut rice pudding with caramel rum sauce and cinnamon

  • Mexican Hot Cocoa Cheesecake: Spiced chocolate cheesecake on a chocolate cookie base topped with vanilla whipped cream and cocoa powder with a chocolate handle

  • Mangonada: Frozen mango beverage with mango-chili pepper-lime sauce and chili pepper-lime seasoning on top (Non-alcoholic)

  • Zero-Proof Piña Colada: Lyre’s Spiced Cane Spirit, coconut, pineapple, and lime

  • Oaxaca Old Fashioned: Casa Dragones Blanco Tequila, Del Maguey Vida Mezcal, agave nectar, Mexican chocolate, and orange bitters served over ice garnished with an orange


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Baseline Taphouse

  • Tuna Ceviche: Marinated ahi tuna, pico de gallo, and avocado cream topped with cilantro

  • Charcuterie Cup: Manchego, chorizo, serrano ham, pickled vegetables, olives, and toasted focaccia bread

  • Beer Margarita: Blend of Patrón Silver Tequila, Cointreau Liqueur, and lime juice topped with Scrimshaw Pilsner over Ice


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Dockside Diner

  • Spicy Pimento-Kimchi Dip topped with chives and served with fresh house-made wonton chips

  • Roasted Eggplant Dip topped with chives and served with warm pita bread (Plant-based Item)

  • Poutine Tots: Potato barrels topped with gravy, brisket, mozzarella curds, and chives

  • Christmas Tree Cookie Stack: Vanilla cookie stack filled with pistachio buttercream, cranberry, and raspberry jam topped with sprinkles and a yellow candy star


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

  • Sandy Claws Hot Cocoa: “Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas”-inspired dark chocolate hot cocoa topped with cherry whipped cream (Non-alcoholic)

  • Naughty or Nice: Crown Royal Whisky and ginger mixed with orange, cranberry, and grapefruit juices topped with fresh cranberries


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Epic Eats

  • Spicy Korean Chicken Funnel Cake: Spicy fried Korean chicken with pickled vegetables served on a mini funnel cake

  • Brisket Reuben Funnel Cake: Beef brisket and sauerkraut slaw topped with thousand island dressing served on a mini funnel cake

  • S’mores Funnel Cake: Giant roasted marshmallow with chocolate and marshmallow sauce, topped with chocolate curls and cinnamon cereal served on a mini funnel cake

  • Samuel Adams Winter Lager: Spiced with cinnamon, ginger, and orange peel for a deep flavor and malty finish


Complete Foodie Guide to Disney Jollywood Nights at Walt Disney World

Fairfax Fare

  • Holiday Turkey Popover: Roasted turkey and creamy mashed potatoes topped with gravy, cranberry chutney, and chives in a house-made popover

  • ‘Just the Sides’ Popover: Macaroni & cheese and savory collard greens with ham topped with cornbread crumbs in a house-made popover

  • PB&J Doughnut: Glazed doughnut with creamy peanut butter and grape jelly dipped in dark chocolate topped with crushed house-made salt and vinegar chips

  • Kermit’s Frozen Banana Bliss: Frozen banana and white chocolate with caramel swirls topped with matcha whipped cream and sprinkle (Non-alcoholic)

  • Mistletoe Martini: Tito’s Handmade Vodka and St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur mixed with cranberry juice and topped with fresh cranberries and mint leaves



Gertie’s Ice Cream of Extinction

  • Christmas Gertie Cookie: Sugar cookie with mint icing (Also available with mint soft-serve)



Market

  • Buffalo Chicken Spring Rolls: Fried spring rolls served with a jalapeño-ranch dipping sauce and fried rice noodles

  • Frozone’s Snowball Macaroons: Coconut macaroons drizzled with blue vanilla frosting and topped with white snowflake sprinkles

  • Spiced Apple Cider: Apple cider and cinnamon with an apple chip garnish (Non-alcoholic)

  • Zero-Proof Apple Cider: Lyre’s Spiced Cane Spirit, apple cider, Angostura Bitters, and cinnamon topped with an apple chip and cinnamon rim

  • In Holiday Fashion: Buffalo Trace Kentucky Straight Bourbon, rosemary syrup, cranberry and lime juices, and cinnamon



PizzeRizzo

  • Meatball and Polenta: Giant meatball with marinara and creamy cheese polenta

  • Olive and Goat Cheese Flatbread: Olive oil-toasted flatbread, creamy goat cheese, rustic olive and tomato spread, balsamic glaze, and lemon watercress

  • Antipasto Flatbread: Fresh mozzarella, salami, peperoni, country ham, olives, peppers, onions, pepperoncini, and marinara

  • Tiramisù Puff: Sweet-and-savory with flavors of espresso, chocolate, and a coffee-infused custard and mascarpone cream

  • Benvolio Pinot Grigio

  • Banfi Chianti Superiore

  • Peroni Nastro Azzuro Lager Draft

  • Heineken 0.0 Non-Alcoholic Lager



Twilight Soirée at The Tip-Top Club

  • The 5th Dimension Royale: Teremana Blanco Tequila, Cointreau Liqueur, desert pear, agave nectar, and lime juice topped with Domaine Ste. Michelle Brut and garnished with a dehydrated blood orange wheel

  • Twilight Daiquiri: Parrot Bay Coconut Rum, ube, lime juice, and a splash of shimmer

  • Sparkling Pomegranate-Apple Cider: Pomegranate-green tea topped with sparkling apple cider and pomegranate seeds

  • Domaine Ste. Michelle Brut



The Trolley Car Café

  • Ornament Mousse: Dark chocolate-cherry mousse

Outdoor Vending Locations

  • Gingerbread Bites (Plant-based Item)

Bar Locations

  • Zero-Proof Gingerbread Spritzer: Lyre’s Spiced Cane Spirit, gingerbread syrup, and club soda garnished with a gingerbread bite

  • Sugar Cookie Martini: Stoli Vanil Vodka, Baileys Irish Cream Liqueur, and DISARONNO Originale Liqueur mixed with milk and sugar in a sprinkle-rimmed glass with a sugar cookie garnish



Jazzy Holidays at The Hollywood Brown Derby

  • Oyster Rockefeller: Spinach foam, shaved parmesan, rocoto pepper relish, and salmon caviar

  • Crispy Duck Drumettes: Spicy orange glaze, carrots, and kumquats

  • Charcuterie: House-made cured meats and accompaniments, blue cheese mousse, and toasted sourdough

  • Shrimp Cocktail: Classic cocktail sauce, citrus pearls, avocado mousse



  • Derby Slider: Bison and pork belly blend, taleggio cheese sauce, and fig stout jam

  • Tuna Carpaccio: Mezcal pickled vegetables, salsa macha, and avocado crema

  • Pork Belly Bao: Korean BBQ, cucumber slaw, and soy vinaigrette

  • Tofu Bao: Seared tofu, cucumber slaw, and soy vinaigrette

  • An assortment of classic cocktails, zero-proof and non-alcoholic beverages, wine, and beer

To experience the festive fun of Jazzy Holidays at The Holiday Brown Derby, you can request to join the walk-up waitlist on the My Disney Experience app. Learn more here!




Joffrey’s Coffee & Tea Company

  • Tinseltown Tini: Toast to holiday cheer with this cold brew coffee topped with Kahlúa, Grey Goose Vodka, a hint of light cream, and a dash of whipped cream with cocoa (Available at the location near The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror)

  • Round ‘Em Up Latte: A merry blend of espresso, cookie butter syrup, dulce de leche sauce, and milk topped with fluffy whipped cream, playful animal crackers, and festive sprinkles; available hot or iced (Non-alcoholic Beverage) (Available at the location in Toy Story Land)


Wow! What a tasty line-up coming to this brand-new event. You can purchase tickets to Disney Jollywood Nights here and try all of these delicious items for yourself.


First night of Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios completely sold out

Disney Jollywood Nights is a new, after-hours ticketed event at Disney's Hollywood Studios, available on 10 select nights from November 11 - December 20, 2023.


Read on for all the details on this new night-time event from Walt Disney World.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

What is Disney Jollywood Nights?


Expect to dance the night away to merry mashups, indulge in divine treats and bubbling spirits, and snap selfies with iconic characters during this new festive event.


For an extra dose of cheer, the party wraps with the return of the nighttime spectacular, “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!”


Read on for all the details.


Experience Glimmering, Festive Entertainment At Disney Jollywood Nights.

You will be able to experience holiday vibes throughout Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Disney Jollywood Nights featuring entertainment areas inspired by various genres.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Welcome to Disney Jollywood Nights

Welcome to Tinseltown as you enter Disney Jollywood Nights experience a DJ spinning a mix of holiday tunes and pop classics on Hollywood Boulevard.


Hollywood Boulevard will feature holiday decor and cheer, including a HUGE marquee featuring Disney Jollywood Nights for you to grab a special photo.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Commissary Lane

Commissary Lane will come to life with a lively Latin Street Fair. There will be three Latin bands performing as part of the Fiesta en la Calle (festival in the street) on Commissary Lane.


There will be festoon lights along this area, food and beverage, and street performers.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Theater Of The Stars

Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy will host a live holiday special at Theater of the Stars with some of their Disney friends.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

The spectacular holiday themed musical variety show hosted by Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy will feature special appearances from Princess Tiana, Belle, Minnie Mouse, and Mickey Mouse.


Expect lots of singing and dancing, with the show featuring a live band on the stage, with singers and dancers.


The show will feature a spectacular finale with Belle and the song “As Long as There’s Christmas”.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Hollywood Brown Derby

Encounter glitz and glamor galore within The Hollywood Brown Derby, where the restaurant will be transformed into a jazz lounge featuring a sing-along piano bar.


There will be songs performed from the 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s. Think along the lines of a swinging, speakeasy kind-of-a party!


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Animation Courtyard

Pal around with your favorite Disney friends throughout Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Meet Mickey Mouse and the rest of the iconic gang in Animation Courtyard on a hot set with holiday props.


Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Pluto, and Goofy who will all feature NEW costumes have just wrapped up filming their holiday movie and they will be available for meet-and-greets with never-before-seen backdrops that will draw inspiration from modern pop culture


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Hollywood Tower Hotel

During Disney Jollywood Nights the park will reawaken the legendary Tip Top Club, where park guests will enter the Twilight Zone... Hollywood, 1938, and enjoy an "other-worldly soiree" at The Hollywood Tower Hotel Courtyard.


Amid the glitz and the glitter of a bustling young movie town at the height of its golden age, you will join a party worthy of Hollywood's elite, dance to a ghostly band, enjoy custom food and craft drinks, all the while be immersed in the Tip Top Club from the Tower of Terror.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Hyperion Theater Sing-Along

At the Hyperion Theater, the Frozen Sing-Along will be replaced with a special Nightmare Before Christmas show exclusive to Disney Jollywood Nights.


The Hyperion Theater will be themed to A Nightmare Before Christmas and guests will experience a special sing-along show featuring appearances by both Jack Skellington and Oogie Boogie!


The songs “Kidnap the Sandy Claws” and “What’s This?” will be featured and expect SNOW in the theater of course!


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Echo Lake

Get into the spirit with your fave throwback friends including Powerline Max and Phineas and Ferb at Echo Lake where each meet-and-greet will feature its own Christmas Tree.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Pixar Place

Pixar Place will be transformed with a 1950s theme including food, beverage, and decor.


Visit the Frozone Snow Zone where you can chill with Frozone who will make it snow, and of course, strike a pose with 1950's Edna Mode!


Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” at Jollywood Nights Hollywood Studios

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM

End the night with a bang – literally – when the festive favorite “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” returns. This Santa-sized nighttime spectacular, featuring the elf duo Wayne and Lanny from Disney Animation Studio’s “Prep and Landing,” is jam-packed with music, fireworks, special effects, and dazzling state-of-the-art projections.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney PhotoPass Experiences

Snap selfies with unique photo opportunities throughout the night!


Pose with friends for holiday-themed Magic Shots and two new Disney PhotoPass experiences throughout the night. Complimentary digital downloads of your Disney PhotoPass photos captured during the event are included with the price of your ticket.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Enjoy After-Hours Access To Thrilling Rides And Coasters

Enjoy after-hours access to some of your favorite rides and coasters under the stars!


Leave time to play as some of the park’s most exciting attractions will be available with lower wait times during the party, including Slinky Dog Dash, Rock N’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith and The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.


Revelers can be rebels too at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. The park’s newest land offers a chance to fly the iconic Millennium Falcon on Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run and be part of an epic battle between the First Order and the Resistance in Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance.


(Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will use virtual queue during Disney Jollywood Nights).


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Indulge In Delicious Holiday Tastes And Sips

Guests can buy specialty offerings throughout the party including Spicy Korean Chicken on a Mini Funnel Cake, sweet delights including a colorful Christmas Tree Cookie Stack inspired by the iconic Echo Lake Christmas Tree.


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney Jollywood Nights will feature Classic cocktails and an assortment of specially-curated holiday beverages that will add extra cheer.


New "Jollywood Nights" after hours party coming to Hollywood Studios for the holidays

Event Details

Disney Jollywood Nights is a limited-capacity holiday event.


Ticket prices range from $159 – $179 per person.


Disney Jollywood Nights Party Dates:


November: 11,18, 20, 27, 29

December: 4, 6,16,18, 20


Disney Jollywood Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

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