Disney Cruise Line to Offer ‘Pixar Day at Sea’ on Select 2023 Sailings

Disney Cruise Line has announced that in 2023, select sailings on Disney Fantasy will feature a brand-new themed sea day: Pixar Day at Sea.

The celebration will be offered on select seven-night voyages, and bring to life the Pixar tales of “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “The Incredibles,” “Finding Nemo,” and more.

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Character Encounters

From morning through night, passengers will have the opportunity to dance, play, and interact with their favorite 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 Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, and Frozone from “The Incredibles.”


A new nighttime spectacular will call on guests to help the incredibles save the day, and families will be able to join their favorite Pixar characters for a big dance party bash.

A first-of-its-kind theatrical experience will bring to life the story of Miguel and his family from “Coco” through live music and puppetry.

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(Photo courtesy of Disney Cruise Line)

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Pixar Day at Sea will include a new, interactive character dining experience hosted by Sheriff Woody, Jesse, and Bullseye. They’ll kick-start the day with sing-a-longs, cowboy serenades, and lots of favorite country breakfast fixings.

Families will enjoy a Pixar-themed dinner with dishes inspired by the Pixar Animation Studios’ California locale.

Passengers will be able to immerse themselves in the underwater world while dining in Animator’s Palate, with visits from “Finding Nemo” friends including interactive conversations with Crush the sea turtle.

Other Information

A Pixar film festival, exclusive merchandise, and photo opportunities will also be available as part of Pixar Day at Sea.

The special themed day will be included on nine voyages on Disney Fantasy from January through March in 2023. Departing from Port Canaveral, the vessel will sail to the eastern Caribbean, with stops in ports including Tortola, St. Thomas, and San Juan. The ship will also operate western Caribbean sailings to Cozumel, Grand Cayman, and Jamaica.

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Disney Fantasy docked at Castaway Cay

Every cruise will also include a visit to Disney Cruise Line’s private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay.

Pixar Day at Sea is the third themed sea day on select voyages that Disney Cruise Line has done; the other two are Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea.

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