Grand opening for Fantasyland starts today!



Fantasyland Castle Walls (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Fantasyland Castle Walls (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Disney News: Fantasyland debuts in the Magic Kingdom!

We’ve been sharing sneak peeks with you as Disney World has given us a glimpse and now the day is finally here – the official Grand Opening of  Fantasyland on December 6th, 2012. Walk through the gates and step into Belle’s Village, cross the stone bridge into the Beast’s castle, and walk through the grotto to the Little Mermaid. Following is a list of experiences along with a few videos:

Little Mermaid Experiences

  • Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid: ride below the ocean’s surface and see the movie come to life in story, dance and song
  • Ariel’s Grotto: meet your favorite mermaid and have a photo taken!

Watch the Video: Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid

Be Our Guest Restaurant

From French cuisine to the elegance and grandeur in the Beast’s castle with three separate eating areas: the ballroom, gallery, and mysterious “West Wing”, this restaurant has detailed elements of the movie everywhere you look. From signature castle made cream puffs the a wine service, it’s the place to dine in the Magic Kingdom!

Belle’s Village

Inside the French village you’ll find a number of wonderful experiences:

    • Gaston’s Tavern
    • Bonjour! Village Gifts: the store has a wide variety of collectables, Tshirts and outfits from Beauty and the Beast
    • Enchanted Tales with Belle: this enchanting storytelling experience is a unique interactive experience within the Magic Kingdom – see our video below:

Watch the Video: Enchanted Tales with Belle

Tell us…

Have you been to Fantasyland yet?