In case you haven’t checked your calendar lately, our Grand Carnivale celebration is less than a month away! Every day from June 15 – July 7 beginning at 5:00 PM, International Street will be transformed to immerse you with cultures from around the world. While this international festival will feature authentic music, street performers, and dazzling floats from cultures around the world, there’s one thing that a party is not complete without- delectable food! Don’t worry- we’ve got a full lineup of authentic food that is specific to each country represented at Grand Carnivale. We’re excited to give you a sneak peak and reveal the menu items available for purchase for this fabulous event; check it out below!
Tastes of China
Szechuan Beef Bao Bun- Steamed bun, with Gochujang glazed beef short rib and pickled cabbage.
Emperor’s Chinese Spare Ribs- Slow cooked chili-rubbed pork ribs, glazed with sweet, sticky sauce.
Chinese Donuts- Golden fried dough, rolled in cinnamon sugar, served with sweet coconut sauce.
Tastes of France
Crêpe Monsieur- Ham and Gruyere crepe, topped with Béchamel sauce.
Crêpe Fraise & Chocolate- Filled with NUTELLA® and sliced strawberries.
Profiteroles- Delicate Cream Puff, filled with Chantilly cream, dusted with powdered sugar and drizzled with chocolate sauce.
Tastes of Germany
Bratwurst with Kraut- Beer braised Brat, served with homemade kraut on a crusty roll.
Bier Käse Spätzle- Bavarian noodles, tossed in a creamy beer cheese sauce topped with crispy onions.
Apple Strudel- Sautéed cinnamon apples with brown sugar, Schlagsahn (whipped cream) and crispy strudel crown.
Tastes of India
Vegetable Samosas- Crispy pastry filled with potato and peas, served with mango chutney.
Tandoori Chicken Tacos- Spiced chicken over toasted Naan, garnished with cilantro, radish, and yogurt sauce.
Banana Baji- Sweet curry batter dipped fried banana, dusted with chocolate sugar.
Tastes of Italy
Mama’s Meatballs- Simmered in Marinara, served on garlic toast with shaved parmesan.
Roman Suppli- Fried rice balls, stuffed with cheese and pepper served with Marinara sauce.
Cannoli- Crunchy rolled pastry shell, filled with sweetened ricotta, garnished with chocolate chips and
crushed pistachios pieces.
Now that your mouth is watering, quick reminder that tasting cards will be available for purchase at all Grand Carnivale food booths. In addition to our international cuisine, we’ll also have international beer and wine available at select booths. Additional beer, wine, and adult beverages (like our specialty cocktail!) will be available at the Bar next to Center Stage Grand Carnivale Café.
Grand Carnivale is included with park admission, including the Spectacle of Color Parade and Carnivale Street Party. Get your Season Pass or ticket to make sure you don’t miss out on this AMAZING celebration!