Donald and Daisy Duck theme on the gingerbread house carousel located in the lobby of the Beach Club resort at Walt Disney World. This is the 19th year a gingerbread carousel has made its home in the hotel’s lobby. It has four beautifully detailed horses… Read More »Gingerbread House Carousel at Beach Club impresses with its beauty and scale
For Disney souvenir collectors like myself, one of the best part of the holiday season is that each Disney theme park has their own unique holiday merchandise. This year the park has wonderful collection of new Disney merchandise and a lineup of crafts and artwork… Read More »EPCOT Festival of the Holidays Merchandise Roundup
Disney Springs is all decked out for the holidays, and from Santa in person to Santa in chocolate, you’ll find plenty to bring the joy of the season to your heart! The Disney Blog was invited to a special media preview event where we were… Read More »Disney Springs gets decked out for the holidays!
The holiday season at the Magic Kingdom means the park is packed to the brim with festive decor, holiday-themed food, entertainment, and the chance to participate in the best holiday hard ticket event of the year – Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party (MVMCP). The popular… Read More »2018 Christmas Party Merchandise from the Magic Kingdom
Fun time-lapse video of new Grand Floridian Christmas Gingerbread House construction at Walt Disney World
Hours of hard work assembling some of the largest gingerbread houses you’ve ever seen looks like as much fun as Christmas morning when collapsed into a 1-minute time-lapse video. We’re happy to be able to share new footage of construction of the 2019 gingerbread house… Read More »Fun time-lapse video of new Grand Floridian Christmas Gingerbread House construction at Walt Disney World
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The gingerbread house at Disney’s Grand Floridian is a well-known tradition at Walt Disney World, but did you know that the Disneyland Resort has some edible architecture of its own?
If you visit the lobby of Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa you will not only experience a fireplace that you can sit in and a beautiful tree (not in fireplace), but a huge gingerbread house that sure looks a lot like a gingerbread hotel (and spa).
My family visited the Disneyland Resort as their guests for a #DisneyHoliday preview party and we were lucky enough to wind up in the lobby of the Grand Californian just as the pastry chefs were putting the finishing touches on their masterpiece. Then we put the finishing touches on a glass of port and went to bed, because holidays!
I really wish I had thought to record the process, but I didn’t, so you’ll have to settle for still photos like they did in the old days. Here is the final product and a few photos of the beautiful hotel lobby of the Grand Californian: