By Savannah Salazar
Holiday spirit—and the smell of gingerbread—is in the air! From the Disney Cruise Lines to the Disney resorts in Florida, California and Hawai’i, there are plenty of sweet sights and treats to look out for. And, as it snow happens, we have a sweet peek at the merriest gingerbread displays around the Disney Parks and Resorts.
Over at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, you’ll find a Frozen 2 display that’s snow cool! The gingerbread display features a giant white chocolate tree and a Hawaiian Olaf tree topper.
It’s sweet sailing at Disney Cruise Line. Each of the ships’ pastry teams compete in an annual holiday gingerbread competition producing some un-fir-gettable displays.
The Haunted Mansion transforms into the ghoulishly merry Haunted Mansion at Disneyland Resort, complete an homage to the attraction’s 50th anniversary with a gingerbread house that truly sleighs.
Located in the lobby of Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, this gingerbread replica stands over seven feet tall, is decorated with over 600 pounds of gingerbread and features a couple of hidden Mickeys. Can you spot them?
In honor of its 10th anniversary, the 18-foot tall Disney’s Contemporary Resort Gingerbread Display has Cinderella, Prince Charming and Fairy Godmother greeting visitors.
In Amorette’s Patisserie in Disney Springs, this miniature sweet spot is a replica of the pastry shop—including its kitchen!
There are stars, stripes and gingerbread at The American Adventure in Epcot. This seven-foot display depicts the Washington Monument topped with Mickey ears.
Not only does Disney’s Grand Floridan Resort & Spa have a life-sized winter-wonderland-themed gingerbread house, but it also has a sweet shop full of freshly baked items for sale.
At Disney’s Beach Club Resort, you can find a life-sized spinning carousel made of hand-crafted chocolate, sugar, fondant and gingerbread. Oh my!
This gingerbread display represents all the restaurants and shops located along Disney’s BoardWalk Resort.
New this year is a gingerbread display at Disney’s Saratoga Resort & Spa, which features a holiday village themed to Saratoga Springs, New York.
The first gingerbread display at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge embraces the rustic charm of America’s Great Northwest! The gingerbread cabin has Humphrey the bear greeting visitors along with a seven-story Christmas tree across the way.