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Flavors of Carnivale International Cuisine
Food Offerings Begin at 5:00 pm
Grand Carnivale is an international feast for the eyes AND the tastebuds! Take a culinary trip around the world with samples of more than 20 authentic creations across 6 different countries. Have you ever noshed a piadina from Italy or dulce de leche churros from Spain? You can grab a laddu from India or jambon-beurre from France. Weiner schnitzel from Germany and steamed pork dumplings from China are always delicious tastes, too. These are just the tip of our international cuisine menu! Each country offers multiple sweets and savories plus alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Buy a Grand Carnivale Tasting Card and chow down at our cultural celebration!
Chicken Fried Rice – Wok fried rice tossed in a flavorful sauce with Chinese vegetables
Steamed Pork Dumplings with Ponzu – Tender pork with scallions served with ginger soy garlic sauce
General Tso Egg Rolls – Filled with sweet and spicy braised chicken and Asian vegetables with a side of General Tso dipping sauce
Almond Cookies & Fortune Cookies – A tasting portion of these famous cookies
Summer Berry & Lemon Crêpe – Strawberries, blackberries and blueberries with lemon curd
Jambon–Beurre – Traditional ham and herb butter sandwich served on a French baguette
Hamburger Sliders – Served on brioche buns with gruyere cheese and pommes frites
French Macaron Trio – Chef’s selection of French macarons
Wiener Schnitzel with Kraut & Bratkartoffeln – Hand‑breaded pork tenderloin, house-made kraut with traditional German potatoes
Pretzel Bites – Served with house‑made beer cheese and mustard
German Sausage & Kraut Balls – Breaded and fried to a golden brown and served with stout mustard
German Chocolate Cake – Dark chocolate cake with coconut and pecans
Butter Chicken with Basmati Rice – Traditionally made with tandoori spice and tomato gravy
Vegetable Pakora Fritter with Creamy Cilantro Sauce – Sweet potatoes and vegetables mixed in chickpea flour and fried golden brown
Naan Dippers – Naan bread served with raita and tomato kasundi dip
Laddu – Festive Indian cookies with cardamom, chopped almonds and a honey glaze
Fried Ravioli – Ricotta stuffed and served with traditional tomato sauce
Piadina – Italian flatbread filled with Italian meats, cheese and sweet pepper spread
Cavatelli Cone – Fresh pasta tossed with homemade marinara and meatballs served in a bread cone
Cassata Cake – Citrus soaked sponge cake layered with fresh strawberries
Potatoes Bravas – Fried potatoes seasoned with fire roasted red pepper sauce and garlic aioli dipping sauce
Pollo al Ajillo – Garlic seasoned chicken with traditional tomato gazpacho
Chicken, Shrimp & Sausage Paella – Slow cooked in a traditional paella pan with saffron rice, bell peppers, tomatoes and onions
Dulce de Leche Churros – Tossed in cinnamon sugar and served with caramel sauce
Carnivale Cocktail (Alcoholic)
A tropically inspired cocktail with vodka, blue curacao and melon midori
Celebration Citrus Twist (Non-Alcoholic)
A refreshing blend of orange, pineapple and lemon lime sparkling soda
Green Tea Cooler (Non-Alcoholic)
Basil and lemon infused Chinese green tea sweetened and topped with fresh raspberries
Chambord Spritz (Alcoholic)
A French style cocktail with black raspberry liqueur, semi-dry white wine and hints of citrus
Mango Lassi (Non-Alcoholic)
A popular Indian blend of sweet mango puree, yogurt and coconut milk, flavored with cinnamon and cardamom
Strawberry puree with Italian prosecco wine and a lemon lime twist
A Spanish classic, sparkling and refreshingly fruity with a red wine base, infused with seasonal fruit
Admission & Add-ons
Daily Admission Tickets
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Select a visit date between July 17 - August 1, 2021 when purchasing your ticket to experience Grand Carnivale.
Valid on the date chosen at purchase.
Grand Carnivale Tasting Card
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Explore the flavors of Grand Carnivale with a Food Tasting card and enjoy six (6) food tastings of your choice from the Grand Carnivale Tasting Card menu. Grand Carnivale Food & Beverage booths open at 5:00 p.m.
Valid only during Grand Carnivale on date selected at purchase, July 17 - August 1, 2021. Food Tasting Card is only valid for a single visit; all tastings must be used on the date of redemption. Beverages sold separately. Park admission not included.
Season Passholder Grand Carnivale Tasting Card
Special offer for Season Passholders: Enjoy nine (9) food tastings of your choice from the Grand Carnivale Tasting Card menu. May be used across multiple visits to Grand Carnivale during the 2021 season. Grand Carnivale Food & Beverage booths open at 5:00 p.m.
Valid only during Grand Carnivale, July 17 - August 1, 2021. Food Tasting Card valid for multiple visits, up to nine tastings total. Beverages sold separately. Park admission not included.