Disney World vacations cost money, so any savings at the Parks are helpful. Below are 5 lesser known, secret savings, to consider next time you travel to Disney World. Learn how to save on meals at Disney, Popcorn refills and even a wine deal!
1. World Showcase Wine Walk at Disney’s Epcot
Enjoy a taste of wines throughout 3 countries at Epcot on this World Showcase Wine Walk. For $32 guests will receive 2 acrylic wine glasses (retail $5.00 each). Then get your Wine Walk passport and receive 2 pours per each of the 3 stops. Enjoy wine from Aux Vins de France at France, La Bottega at Italia at Italy and Weinkeller at Germany.
This makes each glass of wine just $3.66 each after you factor in price of acrylic wine glasses! Plus, (those 21+) this is a fun and unique way to try wines from 3 different countries.
2. Order from the Prix-Fixe menu
Prix-Fixe menus offered at Disney World gives guests a multi course meal at a flat rate. If you are one to order dessert (and not on the dining plan) than definitely check your favorite Disney World restaurant to see if they offer Prix-Fixe. At Chefs de France guests can save up to $7.73, just by taking advantage of Prix-Fixe.
Chefs de France at Epcot’s World Showcase costs $39.99 for the Prix-Fixe menu.
Choose one appetizer – French Onion Soup, Salade aux Lardons et Croutons or Lobster Bisque ($8.99 each). Then pick the Poulet fermier à la Layonnaise, pomme puree ($25.99) or Boeuf Bourguignon, linguine ($28.99). Then get choice of dessert from the daily offering ($9.75).
Guests can save up to $7.73 with the Boeuf Bourguignon (Braised beef) choice and save $4.73 off retail with the Poulet fermier à la Layonnaise, pomme puree (roasted chicken). There are a total of 4 choices, however the other 2 will not result in savings.
3. Refillable Popcorn Buckets at Disney World
If you are traveling with a larger group or are just love popcorn, this can be a great money saver. Buy the Popcorn in a souvenir Bucket for $10.00. Then look for restaurants/ kiosks that have the refill option available, located at each of the 4 main Parks. You will then be able to refill your Popcorn Bucket for just $1.50, this would be a perfect option prior to parades and shows. Pass the Popcorn Please.
4. Sign up for Rewards
Sign up for rewards/emails such as with Earl of Sandwich, Starbucks, Rainforest Café and Sprinkles.
- Earl of Sandwich – Download the App to Earn Free Food + Sign up for the Earl Of Sandwich Club (free to join).
- Starbucks – Join Starbucks Rewards to earn free treats (free to join).
- Rainforest Café – Learn How To Save More at Rainforest Café with their club and more (cost).
5. Tables in Wonderland
To join Tables in Wonderland you must either be a Florida Resident, Walt Disney World Annual Passholder or a Disney Vacation Club Member. Enjoy savings at merchandise locations, dining discounts and more. Plus, This discount card allows for a 20% discount on both food and beverage purchases (including alcohol) at more than 100 restaurants at Walt Disney World Resort.