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Wishes will have it's final performance on 11th May 2017. It is to be replaced with a spectacular new night-time show 'Happily Ever After'.

Wishes Nighttime Spectacular is an amazing, high-tech fireworks showthe biggest, brightest fireworks extravaganza in Magic Kingdom theme park history.

Make a wish upon a star and then marvel as the nighttime sky comes to life in a musical firework spectacular that is uniquely Disney.

Join Jiminy Cricket as he guides Pinocchio, Cinderella, Ariel, Peter Pan and other beloved Disney characters through this fantastic story told amongst the stars. Wishes features a dazzling array of never-before-seen fireworks and pyrotechnic effects created specifically for this amazing show.

Discover that wishes do come true when you experience this story so big only the sky can hold it.

State-of-the-art technology choreographs the magnificent musical score in time with the fireworks explosions for a stunning aural and visual experience. Unique pyrotechnics and special effects designed especially for this show create one of the most elaborate fireworks display ever performed at Magic Kingdom theme park.

The show can be viewed throughout the Park, but to see Tinkerbell flying in the sky, you'll need to get a view from the front of Cinderella Castle.

Show Opened: 8th October 2003

Wishes Movie can be seen HERE

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Celebration at the Top

A brand new Dining Event introduced by Disney. Held on select Sundays until 24th September 2017 you can experience the flavours of the Pacific Coast and enjoy a dazzling fireworks display during Celebration at the Top, a special event held in the private Sonoma Room and Napa Room of California Grill.

Here, you can relax, unwind and savour light bites and refreshments for one hour prior to the Magic Kingdom fireworks. Culinary offerings include:
  • Canaps, sushi and small plates inspired by the California Grill menu
  • Libations from the complimentary bar offering premium liquors and California wines

Celebration at the Top is held in the Sonoma Room and the Napa Room at California Grill, an award-winning restaurant located on the 15th floor of Disneys Contemporary Resort. These private rooms are ideal for intimate events, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and connecting to an exclusive observation deck, where you can enjoy sweeping views of Bay Lake and Magic Kingdom park.

As showtime approaches, step out onto the intimate and private observation deck reserved just for Celebration at the Top Guests. Here, you can enjoy an incredible view of the Wishes nighttime spectacular, the biggest and brightest fireworks in Magic Kingdom history. The lights will dim as music is piped into California Grill, so youll be immersed in the magic of the night.

After fireworks, head back inside to enjoy a sweet spread of petit four desserts, cordials and coffee.

$99 plus 18% gratuity and 6.5% tax per person

(Tax $6.44, Gratuity $17.82, Total $123.26 Per Person)

Ferrytale Wishes - A Fireworks dessert Cruise

Commencing the 5th October 2015, a new fireworks viewing dessert party will be on offer to guests. Board one of the Ferry Boats to view the spectacular 'Wishes' fireworks along with a Dessert party. The Cruises will take place on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. The event begins 60 minutes before the scheduled fireworks, but guests can arrive up to 75 minutes before.

Tickets cost $99 for adults and $69 for children age 3-9 years. The cruise is limited to a capacity of 150 guests, so to avoid disappointment, make a reservation via the Disney Website or via 407-WDW-DINE.

The menu includes:-
  • The Grand Key Lime Tart
  • Polynesian De-constructed Pineapple Upside Down Cake
  • Contemporary Traditional with a Twist Spiced Flourless Chocolate Cake
  • Main Street Mickey Balloon Tarts
  • Mini Fireworks Cupcakes with a Pop
  • Cinderellas Sugar Slipper with Orange Financier
  • Florida Mango Panna Cotta
  • Sparkling wine
  • Coffee
  • Signature punch

Tomorrowland Terrace Firework Dessert Party

The ever popular Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Party see's an enhanced transformation and from the 5th July 2015 will be become known as the 'Wishes Fireworks Dessert Party'.

Make your evening extra sweet at a special dessert party that provides a wonderful vantage point for Wishes Nighttime Spectacular, the biggest, most dazzling fireworks show to grace the skies above Magic Kingdom theme park!

Held at the Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant most nights, the Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party includes a self-service buffet offering an array of tempting sweets and beverages. The party begins one hour prior to the start of Wishes Night time Spectacular, guests can choose whether to view the fireworks from Tomorrowland Terrace or Main Street Plaza Gardens.

Due to the popularity of this experience, Guests are encouraged to call (407) WDW-DINE (939-3463) to make advance reservations. Guests under age 18 must have parent or guardian permission to call.

Admission to Magic Kingdom theme park is required.
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