There are two automatic elements of a Walt Disney World vacation no matter how far in advance you book or how well you plan. Those inevitable certainties are Disney food and Disney souvenirs. While souvenirs can be expensive at the parks, you can easily get some souvenirs along with whatever you order when it’s time to eat. Depending on the type of souvenir and how collectible you want it to be, there are various types of options that come with certain food choices. Here are the best Disney Souvenirs that come with the food or drinks you get at Disney World.
One of the most ubiquitous Disney souvenirs is the souvenir sipper. You can get some type of souvenir cup with virtually any type of beverage you purchase in the parks. The type of cup and the artwork on it varies from one dining location to the next, so the souvenir is very collectible if you wish to get every available kind. The best souvenirs come with specialty beverages such as Lefou’s Brew. The nonalcoholic frozen apple juice-based drink comes with a souvenir stein. It’s one of the most elaborate souvenir mugs you can get at Disney World. At Oga’s Cantina, there are souvenir mugs that select drinks automatically come with. The cocktail Yub Nub comes with a souvenir Endor mug whereas the mocktail Cliffdweller comes in a souvenir Porg mug.
Like the sippers, popcorn buckets are a great way to score a souvenir with your food. You can get a souvenir bucket at any popcorn cart in Walt Disney World. It’s not only an inexpensive way to get a Disney keepsake It also saves you money on return visits to other popcorn carts. However, there is a basic popcorn bucket and then there are the premium popcorn buckets that have become highly collectible Disney souvenirs. These deluxe buckets are imaginative creations inspired by Disney movie icons. Annual pass holders line up in droves for the newest deluxe collectible popcorn bucket.
A different kind of souvenir similar to a sipper or mug is the Tiki Bowl that you can get with one of Disney’s most essential snack items. The Pineapple Dole Whip comes with or without the tiki bowl. However, the bowl itself is so fun and makes such an easy souvenir to take home, there’s no reason not to order it that way. The tiki bowl adds to the fun of consuming the treat and makes one of the better options for decorative accessories when you return home.
An easily overlooked prize among Disney souvenirs is the magical glow cube. Glow cubes look like an ice cube but they change color with flashing lights. They come with specific specialty cocktails and they make the drink glow. hence the name. Glow cubes not only make the beverage look more fun and exciting, but you can also keep them for yourself and even get collectible versions inspired by popular Disney IP. New ones are often introduced at special holiday events. You can even add them to nonalcoholic beverages as well.