Celebrating National Ice Cream Day at Walt Disney World Resort

Looking for an excuse to eat more ice cream? Look no further!

Mark your calendars because July 21st is National Ice Cream Day! Nothing screams “In summmmmmerlouder than spending the day cooling off with your Disney Program friends by tasting delicious treats all around Walt Disney World® Resort. If you’re lucky enough to be on a Disney Program on the best day of the year, get ready to indulge in all things sweet with these tasty, chilly treats. 

  1. Mickey Bars
    Mickey’s Premium Ice Cream Bars are an obvious staple for any classic Disney day. There’s just something about the frosty satisfaction of biting into the crunchy chocolate shell and tasting the decadent vanilla ice cream inside. These iconic treats are found at every park and resort to satisfy your sweet tooth cravings.
    Extra pixie dust: Take an Instagram-worthy photo of you and your Mickey-shaped treat with one of the “Disney Walls” as your background! Say Mickey!

  2. Storybook Treats Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom 
    Storybook Treats serves up sugary goodness with character with whimsical renditions like “The Lost Princess Cone” and “Peter Pan Float”. Stopping here is a must-do for the most magical day ever! 
  3. Pineapple Lanai – Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
    You’ve probably heard of the refreshing pineapple DOLE Whip, but the real treat here? It’s all about location, location, location. Enjoy this classic Disney sweet from Pineapple Lanai in tropical atmosphere of the Polynesian while strolling along the resort overlooking Seven Seas Lagoon.

  4. L’Artisan des Glaces – France Pavilion, Epcot
    Send your taste buds on a tasty trip to France with uniquely flavored ice creams and sorbets from L’Artisan des Glaces. Say Bonjour to their signature take on an ice cream sandwich: your choice of ice cream delicately pressed between a freshly baked macaron. 

  5. Auntie Gravity’s Galactic Goodies – Tomorrowland, Magic Kingdom
    Traveling to the future sure can work up an appetite! The perfect fix? A stop at Auntie Gravity’s Galactic Goodies. Truly out of this world if you ask us! Check it out often, because their menu totally stays on top of the trends, featuring sweets like the “Adventure is Out There Cone or “Millennial Pink Milkshake”. 
  6. Ample Hills Creamery  – Disney’s Boardwalk Resort
    Swirls of rich, handcrafted ice cream melt in your mouth at Ample Hills Creamery, where fun twists on nostalgic childhood treats are their specialty. Don’t forget to sample some flavors before selecting your favorite (or three)! 
  7. The Plaza Ice Cream Parlor Main Street,S.A., Magic Kingdom
    Freshly made waffles cones and peanut butter drizzle are just the beginning of the ice cream add-ons at this charming corner of Main Street, U.S.A. Scoop some up right before the nighttime fireworks start – it’s the cherry on top!
    Extra pixie dust: Grab a seat next door at The Plaza Restaurant and indulge in an All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Milk Shake.
  8. Beaches & Cream Soda Shop – Disney’s Beach Club Resort
    Famous for their gigantic Kitchen Sink Sundae, Beaches & Cream Soda Shop is a chart-topper. Only the bravest of souls should try to conquer this massive ice cream challenge! Scoops upon scoops of gooey ice cream overflow plus every topping in the house piled high makes for one monster treat. This sundae is nothing short of spectacular, but you’ll need a few extra spoons to help you take it on. Did we mention it’s topped with an entire can of whipped cream?

Use this sugary countdown as your go-to guide to celebrate this magical day and eat as much ice cream as you want (yes, you!). From creamy cones to hand scooped specialties, the sweet options are endless at Disney World! Be sure to share your pictures with us using #OnlyAtDisney 


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