Date Night Ideas at Disney World

When you’re with your significant other, every day at Walt Disney World is magical!

I know it’s super cheesy, but when you’re spending 24/7 with each other during a vacation, there’s a difference between a regular day at a “Date Night”. This article will bring a few ideas to the forefront when you’re thinking about a fun date night at Disney!

Here are the Top Date Night Ideas at Disney World


Find a spot on Main Street USA and get ready to be amazed through Disney storytelling at it’s finest…with fireworks and projection mapping technology on Cinderella’s Castle! Keep the phone/camera in your pocket and just enjoy each other’s company, because it’s those moments that truly make a Disney vacation memorable!


I can’t say it enough, but the World Showcase is a completely different experience after the sun goes down. Most of the families end up at the Magic Kingdom, which allows for lighter crowds at EPCOT. Grab an adult beverage (alcoholic or not) and explore the inner workings of the pavilions!


Jellyrolls at The Boardwalk
Jellyrolls at The Boardwalk – Photo by Steps to Magic

The first time that someone asked me about Jellyrolls while I was on contract, I thought they were asking me about recommendations for doughnuts! After doing a little research, I realized that a duelling piano bar on the Boardwalk with Disney folks 21+ requesting the most obscure songs….is perfect for any fun evening after the parks!

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Pandora at Night
Pandora at Night – Photo by Steps to Magic

When you see photos and videos from guests visiting Pandora: The World of Avatar after the sun goes down, you’re only getting a percentage of the wonder!

Imagineers designed the newest addition at Disney’s Animal Kingdom to be as memorable as you could even dream!


Aerophile Balloon at Disney Springs
Aerophile Balloon at Disney Springs – Photo by Steps to Magic

Want to see Disney in a whole new way? Take a trip in the world’s largest hand-painted helium balloon to 400 feet over Disney Springs for a 8-10 minute flight of fantasy! Seriously, you’ll want to do this, and at $20 per adult, the price is reasonable for a date night to remember!


Splitsville at Disney Springs
Splitsville at Disney Springs – Photo by Steps to Magic

After going on a balloon ride that’ll take you 400 feet in the air, you’ll want to get set for a fun evening of good eats and fun competition…and that’s where Splitsville comes in! From pizza to sushi, the chefs the luxury bowling alley are a group that you should trust to take good care of your night!

Opened in 2012, the 50,000 square foot entertainment facility provides so much more than you could want, so keep it on your ‘to-do’ list for a Date Night!

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We may (or may not) be alone on this one,  but I like Dole Whips and my partner likes LeFou’s Brew. Being that a Date Night can happen at 2pm in the afternoon, sharing a frozen beverage from Gaston’s Tavern or in Pandora is a fun treat! Plus, who shares a Dole Whip?! 😉


The Edison, which you may know as the newly minted themed restaurant at Disney Springs has a secret…

It has a special surprise that happens after 10pm from Thursday to Saturday nights. I would spoil it, but there are some things that you just want to put on your list without really knowing exactly what you’re getting into. BTW, there is a dress code for this timeframe, so dress to impress!


I had to put this on the list, because Disney is so much more than basic theme park fare. We’ve got a list of the best Romantic Restaurants at Disney World here, but just remember that a signature dining reservation is always just a couple clicks!

There’s our list! Hope that it helps you with ideas about a great Date Night at Walt Disney World!

Dustin Fuhs
I’m Dustin Fuhs, a theme park fanatic that has created this platform to showcase my passion, tools and opinions to create a fun and interactive experience for everyone who visits. My goal is to help you and your family have the most magical experience at Walt Disney World. In reading my articles and ideas, I hope that you can find some fantastic ways to bring your dreams into reality!

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