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Disney Fantasy Entertainment Onboard Activities

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A Disney Fantasy cruise is filled with several entertainment and fun things to do for the entire family. Here are some of the things you can expect to fill your days.

1. Character Greetings

This greeting is a great place to be because it is where children and adults meet and greet with Disney characters throughout the cruise ship.

2. Walt Disney Theatre

This is a large theater and a lavish live performance venue that recalls the grandeur of dashing theatre palaces.

3. Buena Vista Theatre

This large theater is located in the midship of Disney Fantasy. It features plush stadium-style seats, a giant movie screen, and advanced projection with Dolby sound.

4. Disney’s Aladdin—A Musical Spectacular

This is an approximate 45-minute Broadway-style production featuring many classic Disney films.

5. Disney Wishes

This is a heartfelt musical event where they show the secret of growing up of Disney characters – while staying young at heart.

6. Disney’s Believe

It offers Broadway-style production stars more than 20 celebrated Disney Characters in a heartfelt musical extravaganza.

7. The Tube

This vibrant metropolitan club features an illuminated Union Jack dance floor, popular cocktails, and four iconic English phone booths.

8. Skyline Lounge

This is an adult-only bar with a chic cosmopolitan lounge offering stunning panoramic views.

9. Meridian

This adult-only lounge bar is located on deck 12, with charming nightlife. Here, you can enjoy your cocktails pre- or post-dinner amid an indoor ocean view setting or breezy outdoor deck.

10. Currents

It is a bar with a breezy spot and a scenic view where guests can relax and enjoy refreshing cocktails.

11. Bon Voyage

This cozy bar is in Midship. Families can enjoy refreshing beverages and snacks throughout the day.

12. La Piazza

This adult-only lounge is in the Europa district on the Disney Fantasy. It is a delightful retreat inspired by Italian cities.

13. Ooh La La

It is an elegant French boudoir and features Louis XIV chaises, velvet-tufted walls, Victorian furniture, ornate mirrors, and more.

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Character Greetings

Kids and kids-at-heart can meet some of their favourite Disney Characters and capture the moments with photos. Share hugs with Cinderella. Enjoy a hearty laugh or two with Goofy. Pose for a picture with Peter Pan and collect autographs from the likes of the lovable but mischievous duo Chip 'n Dale.

Although subject to change, Disney Characters you may see during your cruise include:

  • Mickey Mouse
  • Minnie Mouse
  • Donald Duck
  • Daisy Duck
  • Chip 'n Dale
  • Goofy
  • Pluto
  • Cinderella
  • Jake
  • Princess Anna
  • Queen Elsa
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Sofia the First

Experience magical moments like no other cruise line can with Disney Characters!

Walt Disney Theatre

Watch Broadway-caliber productions in this grand performance venue aboard Disney Cruise Line ships. With its alluring ambience, the Walt Disney Theatre provides a dramatic setting that reflects a sense of excitement you might feel attending a star-studded gala. It is home to some of the finest entertainment in the cruise industry—from Disney original musicals to fun-filled variety acts.

The theatre décor recalls a bygone elegance of movie houses, yet behind the curtain you’ll find a technological marvel. Adorned with Art Deco and Art Nouveau flourishes from the 1930s and 1940s, the Walt Disney Theatre is a luxurious venue designed to handle today’s most complex productions. Features include:

  • An approximately 40-foot-wide proscenium stage
  • Full-flying capabilities for moveable backdrops and scenery
  • A projection system for animated scrims and stage lifts
  • Pyrotechnic capabilities
  • State-of-the-art lighting and Dolby® sound systems
  • Orchestra and balcony seating—Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream only

Movie PremEARS at the Walt Disney Theatre

In addition to live entertainment, the Walt Disney Theatre also plays host to Disney movie premieres, allowing Disney Cruise Line Guests to attend a film's nationwide opening at the same time it debuts onshore.

3D at Sea

First to bring you 3D movies at sea, the Walt Disney Theatre now combines state-of-the-art digital 3D projectors and in-theatre special effects for a whole new dimension in your movie-going experience.

Accessibility

Designated wheelchair viewing is available in various locations in the theatre. Guests needing assistance with wheelchair viewing should contact a Crew Member outside the theatre entrance at least 10 minutes prior to show time.

Sail-Away Celebrations

Start your Disney Cruise vacation in high spirits with an energetic deck party.

Let's celebrate with the happiest celebration at sea! This jubilant deck party will get you excited as images of the fun to come are featured in his Funnel Vision - you might even see yourself on the big screen!

It's a magical introduction to the holiday as confetti and streamers fly through the air and soar into the sky as Pinocchio's classic "Wish upon a Star" blares from the ship's horn. Once the party is over, the fun is just beginning. Check out your personal navigator - Disney Cruise Line's daily newsletter - to discover all the excitement that awaits you during your cruise he vacation.

Pirate Night

Eat, dance and be merry at a buccaneer bash fit for a pirate!

“Pirates in the Caribbean” Deck Party

Venture to the pool deck to dance off dinner with your favorite Disney Characters and enjoy an entertaining pirate show, as well as interactive games with some special surprises!

Fireworks

Shiver me timbers! During the show, a fantastic fireworks display—an industry first—is sure to delight landlubbers and freebooters alike! (The fireworks show is weather permitting and may be postponed or canceled due to weather conditions, including high winds.)

It’s a Pirate’s Life for You!

Enjoy trivia, games and meet-and-greets with Characters dressed in pirate garb on our very popular Pirate Night.

Get the party started early with a fun family game show in the afternoon. Kids can indulge their inner adentures with activities at the youth clubs—and don’t forget to take a picture of your own pirate family with Mickey and his crew!

Eat Like a Scalawag

Enjoy dinner in one of our Main Dining restaurants where our servers, dressed for the occasion, will greet you with a cheerful “Ahoy matey” and “Arrr!” Once seated, the food and fun await, including:

  • A party bandana for each Guest—tie it on for a little pirate flair
  • A menu that resembles an old treasure map

Festive dinners include such options as Jolly Rogers Barbecue Rib Salad or Pirates Golden Pot Stickers or even Chilled-to-the-Bone Honeydew Melon and Watermelon Soup (menu offerings subject to change)

Pirates League

Kids—and kids at heart—can get dressed up like pirates aboard the Disney Fantasy. On pirate party nights, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique turns into a swashbuckler’s hideaway where Guests are transformed into pillaging pirates. Recite a pirate oath and become an official part of Captain Jack’s motley crew!

Buena Vista Theatre

From blockbusters to Disney classics, see a movie in state-of-the-art comfort—and style.

Hollywood Glamour

Inspired by the golden age of cinema, this grand movie theatre boasts Art Deco splendour. It’s a beautifully designed cinema showcasing first-run films as well as popular motion-picture releases and classic Disney films.

A fabulous entertainment escape for movie lovers of all ages, the Buena Vista Theatre features:

  • Glamorous décor reminiscent of the Art Deco and Art Nouveau styles of the 1920s and 1930s
  • The latest state-of-the-art technological advancements in projection and sound
  • Plush, comfortable seating with legroom to spare

On the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy, you’ll also find dual-level stadium seating that provides a perfect vantage point for every seat in the house. It’s a very special place to see a movie, and once you step inside for the first time and look around, you’ll feel the magic of a bygone era.

Disney’s Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular

Enjoy an uproarious live performance based on the Disney animated classic.

From the big screen to the live stage, this comedic musical performance retains all of its fun and frivolity. The show opens at the entrance to the Cave of Wonders, where the dreaded Jafar, resident evil villain, has been foiled, failing to gain entry into the treasure-filled cavern that contains a magic lamp. But he hatches a plan to find a “diamond in the rough” and retrieve the lamp. Aladdin—so-called street rat who has fallen head over heels for Princess Jasmine in a chance encounter in the marketplace—is that rough diamond!

Genie’s 3 Wishes

The devious Jafar has a hapless Aladdin arrested and forced to retrieve the magic lamp, but instead, a sprightly Magic Carpet advises Aladdin to rub the lamp, which releases the Genie who grants him 3 wishes. After using one wish to escape the cave, Aladdin goes with his heart for wish #2: Make him a prince so he can win over Princess Jasmine.

A Royal Dilemma

Little does Aladdin realize that the princess is looking for true love and not impressed with the field of royal suitors.

Can Aladdin win Jasmine’s heart as a street rat in princely clothes or fall flat off his magic carpet? Will the wise-cracking Genie ever gain his freedom or be doomed to delivering magic lamp one-liners? Only time on the Disney Fantasy will tell!

Disney Wishes

Enjoy an enchanting musical about growing up and staying young at heart, exclusively on the Disney Fantasy.

Ride of Their Lives

Discover a song-and-dance show about joining the grown-up world without giving up the joyful child inside us all.

The story begins with 3 teens—Kayla, Nicole and Brandon—heading off for a visit to Disneyland Resort in celebration of their high school graduation. Unsure of what the future holds, they make a wish to go on the “Rides of Our Lives” and an exhilarating journey ensues!

Treat for All Ages

Watch as the young trio’s adventure unfolds, guided by such beloved Disney Characters as Rapunzel, Flynn Rider, Mulan, Hercules, Pinocchio, Timon and Pumbaa. And, with help from their fantastic new friends, the teens realize the meaning of being “young at heart” and the importance of play—no matter your age!

Magical Production

Bask in full-scale production numbers and special effects as Disney Wishes brings sheer glee to the stage. Discover original songs as well as classic Disney tunes—all performed with a captivating, contemporary twist.

Musical Highlights

The show’s musical numbers feature Characters from such beloved Disney films as:

  • Tangled
  • Lilo and Stitch
  • The Lion King
  • Jungle Book
  • Pinocchio
  • Mulan

Delight in this live stage spectacular—complete with laughs, stirring sentimentality and magical moments!

Disney's Believe

Enjoy a spellbinding musical about a workaholic father who reconnects with his daughter through a little Disney magic.

A Bit of Storybook Magic

Discover a heartfelt tale of a loving daughter determined to make her studious father see life beyond work. All it takes is a bit of faith and a dash of magic.

The story begins in the garden of Dr. Cornelius Greenaway, a brilliant botanist captivated with cultivating his precious plants. The good doctor is so passionate about his garden that he forgets what day it is—his daughter’s birthday!

That night, Sophia, his daughter makes an emotional wish—and something incredible happens: Genie from Disney's Aladdin comes to the rescue!

Joined by a host of Characters, Genie takes Dr. Greenaway on a magical ride into the world of Disney stories. Along the way, the doctor makes a personal discovery—magic isn't fantasy, but a remarkable reality that has touched both him and his daughter.

Beloved Disney Songs

Along with a stirring story, this modern-day fable has an exuberant original score. Delight in some of your favourite Disney Characters and most memorable songs from these film classics:

  • Aladdin
  • Cinderella
  • Peter Pan
  • Mary Poppins
  • Beauty and The Beast
  • The Lion King
  • The Princess and the Frog

Behind The Scenes

Come along on this sentimental journey, complete with stunning effects and costumes. This production calls for more than 300 costumes and 200 wigs, as well as 6 massive high-definition digital projectors and nearly 200 moving scenic elements.

It’s a musical extravaganza that’s sure to be a long-time favourite for Guests of all ages!

The Tube

Head Underground for libations, dancing and toasting “Cheerio!” in this British-mod nightclub.

Mind The Gap

Take The Tube—be transported to a nightclub in the midst of Piccadilly Circus in swinging 1970s-era London.

Inspired by London’s Underground subway, with its metropolitan vibe and iconic décor, this posh club is a hip retreat for adult Guests. Party late into the night on a dance floor complete with a stage-lit British Union flag. Mingle amidst mod furnishings, where a train route map is the carpet motif, the plush sofas resemble a train ticket pattern and red phone booths are peppered throughout the club.

The Tube is a scene to be seen. Grab your mates, latch onto a strap, laugh and groove at The Tube—a smashing good time!

A Taste of London

Savour British-themed libations at this fab nightclub inspired by the London subway.

The Tube’s circular bar, set under Big Ben’s clock face, features knowledgeable bartending blokes serving up a spirited menu of on-draught and bottled beers, mixed cocktails, hard liquor (or soft drinks), wines—even bubbly by the glass or celebratory bottles on ice.

Try absolutely splendid concoctions, such as:

  • Mind The Gap: A tasty mix of Drambuie, whiskey and cola
  • 1863 (the year London’s Underground opened): A unique sweet and savory aperitif
  • Bullseye: A proper cocktail containing No3 London Dry Gin and fresh-muddled basil leaves

Of course, if you fancy a cup of tea, you can choose from English Breakfast, Earl Grey and other posh beverages—served, if preferred, with milk.

D Lounge

Sing, dance, play games and enjoy live entertainment as a family at this high-energy entertainment venue.

At D Lounge, you’re the star, with family-friendly entertainment like karaoke, trivia game shows and dance parties. A colourful yet casual atmosphere and spacious, comfortable seating make this lounge the perfect gathering place for the whole clan.

Get Ready for a Rollicking Good Time

D Lounge invites parents and children to join in the magic together, with tons of fun-filled activities the whole family will love. Take to the stage and be part of the action or simply watch the merriment unfold. For specific activity details and times, check the Personal Navigator newsletter or Disney Cruise Line Navigator mobile app while onboard the ship.

Vista Cafe

Keep your eyes peeled for this Art Deco café and internet hotspot. Enjoy morning coffee and pastries or evening cocktails before or after dinner. You can also connect wirelessly and view available photos on Shutter via an on-site kiosk.

Skyline

Take in the views from your seat as you sip a drink at this chic sky bar that offers sweeping views of the world's most beautiful skyline.

Cove Cafe

Relax in this relaxing adults-only indoor/outdoor lounge overlooking the Quiet Cove pool. Find sanctuary with gourmet coffees, blended drinks and baked goods, read a magazine, watch a flat-screen TV or surf the web.

Currents

Relax at this open-air bar on the top floor of Deck 13. This refreshing hotspot offers sweeping views of the ocean, coastline, and sunsets, making it the perfect place to sip cocktails and drinks and enjoy it all.

Waves

Swim against the tide at our spacious bar on Deck 12. Beneath the Goofy's Sports Deck, this breezy spot with nautical accents is the perfect place to sip a drink while taking in breathtaking ocean, coastline and sunset views.

Bon Voyage

Toast your trip with a refreshing drink in our elegant Art Deco retreat in our grand atrium. Serving cocktails, coffees, juices and sodas, this full-service bar is the perfect place to rendezvous with your loved ones on the water.

O'Gills Pub

Share a pint and watch all your sports teams on TV at this rollicking, shamrock-sprinkled Irish pub and sports bar.

Live the Legend

The charming O’Gills Pub will have you feeling right at home—that is, if you live in Dublin.

This handsome pub, with dark woods, brass accents and 4-leaf clovers, is saturated in shades of green and flocked with shamrocks. It’s a boisterous, joyful tribute to traditional Irish street-corner pubs.

With plenty of room to spread out, converse and cheer your team on, O’Gills Pub is a place to grab a favorite refreshment, hang out, play board games or backgammon and catch live sporting events via satellite on high-definition televisions.

Aboard the Disney Fantasy and the Disney Magic, O'Gills Pub is a celebration of friends, fun and the Emerald Isle’s smiles.

Top O’ the Evening

O’Gills Pub is a beer drinker’s delight, featuring bracing beverages and custom cocktail concoctions.

This cheerful scene carries a wide selection of American, global and Irish beers; indeed, Ireland’s best ales, stouts and pilsners are here on draft, too. Do try the red lager made especially for the pub.

Relax a spell with a pint, a mug, a mixed or specialty drink—including O’Gills Pub’s private label Irish Cream—or, order the Blarney Stone Tasting Flight that includes Kilbeggan Irish Whisky and a steaming, rich cup of Irish coffee.

La Piazza

Be transported to Italy in this festive bar inspired by the country’s picturesque cities and decorative plazas.

Toast “Salute!” to La Bella Vita

Unwind Italian-style at this adults-only venue featuring a very merry-go-round Carosello bar.

This charming lounge, with its colourful bar modelled after a vintage carousel, is the perfect place for adults to relax after an action-packed day.

La Piazza is home to many enchanting touches:

  • Romantic couple's booths designed to let you reconnect with your loved one
  • Unique Venetian masks inlaid in the fixtures
  • A special display showcasing a lovingly restored vintage Vespa (with a sidecar!)
  • Captivating live music performances

La Piazza is sure to have you saying "salute!" as you celebrate another wonderful day—and fun-filled nights ahead.

Experience cocktails and leisure-time traditions elevated to an Italian art form.

Try a creative Campari cocktail concoction, Grappa fresh from Venice, a fizzy Prosecco Bellini or an award-winning Moretti or Peroni beer. Relish a real espresso, like you’d find in Italia—accompanied by an almond biscotti, of course!

Ooh La La

Unwind at this romantic Champagne bar with elegant décor—it's an enchanted, effervescent delight.

Live the Fantasy

Discover a whimsical treat for the eyes and the palate at this elegant lounge.

Be inspired by this romantic, adults-only Champagne lounge, featuring Louis XIV chaises, candle-like lighting, intimate conversation nooks and countless brands of France’s most celebrated fizzy libation.

Cozy into a chic chaise longue and cradle a cognac or a favourite cocktail from the crystal-bubble embellished bar with a backdrop suggestive of a dressing-table jewellery box. Victorian furniture, luxe purple carpets, velvet-tufted walls, gilt-edged mirrors and a fleur de lis motif add to the rosy palette that furthers the reverie... and enhances the romance.

A Bit of the Bubbly

Taste true indulgence—Taittinger’s elite custom Champagne, created, bottled and private-labeled only for Ooh La La.

Savour the bar's exclusive pièce de résistance, the limited-edition cellar-keepsake is a Taittinger Nocturne featuring a gold-embossed label. Along with authentic French Champagne from vineyards in the Champagne-Ardenne region, Ooh La La serves enchanted rosés, sparkling wines, spirits, liqueurs, aperitifs, traditional bellini's and signature champagne cocktails, including:

  • The Legend: With aged cognac and rare angostura bitters
  • Elderbubble: With raspberry vodka and elderflower liqueur
  • Pomegranate Passion: With passion fruit puree and pomegranate liqueur

Relax in a plush trés comfy couch and indulge in some Champagne fantastique!

Star Wars Day At Sea

Celebrate the legendary saga and its characters in an event of galactic proportions aboard Disney Cruise Line.

May The Force Sail With You

From January through April 2017, Disney Cruise Line Guests can enjoy the return of the popular Star Wars Day at Sea. Come aboard and experience the heroes, villains and sensational action of the saga up close.

Star Wars Day at Sea —available on select Caribbean cruises—combines the power of the Force and the magic of Disney—in an out-of-this-world adventure unlike any other!

As you enjoy your Caribbean cruise, you’ll be transported to “a galaxy far, far away” for an entire day of fun, including:

  • A deck party featuring Star Wars Characters, music, dancing and fireworks
  • Photo opportunities with Characters from across the Stars Wars universe
  • An onboard version of the Jedi Training Academy, where young Padawans learn lightsaber maneuvers
  • Star Wars-themed games and activities at Disney’s Oceaneer Club and Disney’s Oceaneer Lab
  • Stellar food and beverage offerings
  • Screenings of the Star Wars films plus episodes of Disney’s animated series Star Wars Rebels
  • Exclusive themed merchandise

It’s a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will thrill all the younglings, Padawans and Jedi Masters in your family.

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