Gingerbread Carousel and Holiday Goodies of Disney World’s Beach Club Resort

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Published on December 23, 2012 at 4:01 am with 3 Comments

Disney’s Beach Club Resort features a unique holiday display – a moving carousel made of Gingerbread!  The Gingerbread Carousel is located in the middle of the Resort lobby and is surrounded by additional decorations. Let’s take a tour of some of the unique decorations in this Holiday Display.

Keep an eye or two out for some surprises this year.

Carousel Horse: Ruby

Carousel Horse: Patriot

Minnie Mouse with a miniature gingerbread castle

That’s a “sand” Cinderella Castle on the saddle.

Do you see the little Jack Sparrow?

Scan the QR code to see the behind the scenes video.

The “Gingerbread” shop was closed on my visits.

The Beach Club Marketplace offers quite a few holiday treats.  I believe these are some of the items that should be for sale in the small shop.

Gingerbread House Kit – $20

Gingerbread House – $38

Stollen Bread – $16.50

Gingerbread Shingle – $4.50 With Disney Vacation Club or Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort logo

Gingerbread Snowflake Cookie – $5.25

Oreo Pops – $4.50 Featuring Captain Hook, Tinkebell, or Ariel

The only item missing from the display during my visit was the Gingerbread Cupcake, which is $5.00 according to the sign.

Have you seen the Gingerbread Carousel in person? Which resort has your favorite display?

Looking for more WDW holiday offerings? Here are some of my latest offerings:

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About Kandace Sparkles

Kandace "Kandy" Sparkles is more than just a Disney World fan, she's an expert and an insider. She also has a great love for the food and beverage of the resort and authors the Mice Munchies column on MiceChat.

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  • http://micechat.com Dusty Sage

    Question about the beautiful carousel horses, are they wooden or made out of chocolate or something?

    Thank you for bringing us all these great photos from the WDW hotels! I’ve got to say that Grand Floridian is probably my favorite. It just had the right scale. But each of the displays was unique and that’s what makes it worth the journey.

    • Amy VandenBoogert

      Dusty, the horses are made of chocolate.

    • Kandace Sparkles

      Chef Stefan, Executive Pastry Chef in Walt Disney Parks Development re-did the carousel in 2002. Each horse has a metal frame inside and each pole a small pipe for structure. Everything else, is chocolate or gingerbread.