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Select Disney Fantasy sailings will host "Pixar Day at Sea" in 2023

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  •   01-25-2022  11:20 am
  •   Pax Global Media

Select Disney Fantasy sailings will host "Pixar Day at Sea" in 2023
Pixar Day at Sea will apply to special sailings on Disney Fantasy in early 2023. (Disney Cruise Line/Preston Mack)
Pax Global Media

Disney Cruise Line guests will be able to immerse themselves in the stories of their favourite toys, monsters and heroes during the all-new Pixar Day at Sea aboard special sailings on the Disney Fantasy in early 2023.

This day-long celebration on select seven-night voyages will bring to life the beloved Pixar tales of “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “The Incredibles,” “Finding Nemo” and more exclusively for Disney Cruise Line guests. 

Themed dining, character encounters, dance parties and a theatrical musical experience await families on this fun-filled day at sea that culminates with a deck party of incredible proportions.

A Pixar film festival, exclusive merchandise and photo opportunities will also be available as part of the new celebration. 

Pixar Day at Sea will bring to life the beloved tales of “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “The Incredibles,” (pictured), “Finding Nemo” and more. (Disney Cruise Line/Preston Mack)

Other highlights

Character Encounters

  • From morning until night, guests will dance, play and interact with their favourite Pixar pals, including Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Bo Peep from “Toy Story”; Mike, Sulley and Boo from “Monsters, Inc.”; Joy and Sadness from “Inside Out”; Dug and Russell from “Up”; and everyone’s favourite supers – Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl and Frozone from “The Incredibles.”

Immersive Entertainment

  • A new nighttime spectacular will call upon Disney Cruise Line guests to help the Incredibles save the day.
  • A first-of-its-kind theatrical experience will bring to life the beloved story of Miguel and his family from “Coco” through live music and puppetry.
  • Families will be able to join their favorite characters from the beloved Pixar films for a dance party bash. 

Dining Filled with Character

  • A new, interactive character dining experience hosted by Sheriff Woody, Jesse and Bullseye will kick-start the day with sing-a-longs, cowboy serenades and all the country breakfast fixins.
  • Families will enjoy a Pixar-themed dinner with dishes inspired by the Pixar Animation Studios’ California locale.
  • Guests will immerse themselves in undersea magic while dining in Animator’s Palate with visits from some of their favourite “Finding Nemo” friends, including interactive conversations with Crush.

Pixar Day at Sea will be included on nine select Disney Fantasy cruises from January through March 2023. 

Departing from Port Canaveral, Florida, the Disney Fantasy will sail to several guest-favourite destinations in the eastern and western Caribbean. 

Eastern Caribbean itineraries feature stops in ports such as Tortola, St. Thomas and San Juan, Puerto Rico, while western Caribbean sailings visit Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Cayman; and Falmouth, Jamaica. 

Every cruise includes a visit to Disney’s private island oasis, Castaway Cay.

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