Woody’s Roundup Barbecue Buffet Coming to Contemporary for 4th of July Holiday

Yee haw! This summer Woody, Buzz and the whole gang are heading over to the Contemporary Resort to host Woody’s Roundup—a barbecue buffet with food and fun for everyone.  

What’s happening:

  • Guests visiting Walt Disney World Resort over the 4th of July holiday, will have the chance to enjoy a special dining event at Disney’s Contemporary resort.
  • The Disney Parks Blog has announced that Woody’s Roundup —a barbecue buffet and character experience— will be offered from July 4 – 6 at the Contemporary.
  • This exciting event lets guests step inside Andy’s favorite playset to join in on a summertime hootenanny with Woody’s Roundup.
  • Sarge will be on hand making sure everyone is tip top toy shape and ready for playtime.
  • Once inside, guests will be greeted by a host decked out in their favorite western gear and ready to entertain.
  • The room will feature fun theming including a rustic camp time playsets, offering the perfect setting for this summertime bash.
  • Meet and greets favorite toy pals:
    • Woody
    • Jessie
    • Bullseye
    • Buzz Lightyear

  • After that exciting entry, guests will be able to mosey on up to the buffet where they’ll enjoy a delightful array of culinary treats. Guests will enjoy a delicious barbecue buffet barbecue with tasty offerings such as:
    • Beef brisket
    • Low and slow-smoked pork ribs
    • Grilled boneless chicken with roasted peach coulis
    • Fire-roasted vegetable cake served with chipotle succotash.
    • Fresh cornbread served with honey butter
    • Sweet cream cole slaw
    • Southern-style potato salad
    • Grilled vegetables with smoked olive oil
    • Vegetarian campfire chili
    • Mixed greens with balsamic vinaigrette and roasted pepper ranch dressing.
  • Kid friendly offerings include:
    • Creamy Mickey Roni Cheese
    • Chicken fingers
    • Potato barrels

Woody’s Roundup Barbecue Buffet desserts at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Woody’s Roundup Barbecue Buffet desserts at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

  • End on a sweet note with these tasty dessert offerings:
    • Salted caramel cookie bars
    • Cherry pie shots
    • Assorted sliced fresh melon
    • Red, White, and Blue Cake Push Pop

Fireworks above Bay Lake Tower at Walt Disney World Resort

Fireworks above Bay Lake Tower at Walt Disney World Resort

  • Throughout the evening, a’ DJ will play Woody’s favorite tunes from a rustic toy set right in the heart of it all!
  • Kids can enjoy several fun activities:
    • Trick Ropin’ Toy
    • Make-Your-Own Toy Station
    • Camp-style carnival games
    • Larger-than-life balloon artist who can recreate your favorite Toy Story characters.
  • And finally, at the end of the night, guests will be invited out to the Porte Cochére to end the evening with a viewing of the famous Magic Kingdom Park nighttime spectacular.

Good to know:

  • This limited-time event is happening for three nights only, July 4-6, from 6:15-9:15 pm each night at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.
  • Space is limited.
  • Tickets are $149 for adults and $99 for children ages 3-9, tax and gratuity included.
  • To make reservations:
    • Call 407 WDW-DINE (407 939-3463)
  • For more information, visit the Walt Disney World Resort website.


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