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Thanksgiving Festivities at Aulani Resort

Give thanks and celebrate the holiday with several delicious Aulani Resort Thanksgiving feasts to share with family and friends. Choose from bountiful buffets, a lavish lunch, in-room Thanksgiving dinner and more, including live entertainment and your favorite Disney Characters.
  • AULANI THANKSGIVING FEAST

    Treat your ʽohana to a sumptuous Thanksgiving harvest feast with festive island flair.

    The Kaiona Ballroom will be transformed into a celebratory Hawaiian feast mixed with Disney fantasy. Our Chefs will prepare a unique holiday dining all-you-care-to-eat experience featuring a culinary cornucopia that includes traditional favorites and fresh Hawaiian specialties. Live music featuring local entertainment and photo opportunities with Disney Characters will help capture the true spirit of aloha.

    Event Details

    Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018

    Reservations: Please book online at Aulani.com or call (808) 674-6320 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM HST.*
    • September 10, 2018: Reservations open for Aulani Resort Guests
    • November 15, 2018: Reservations open to non-Resort Guests

    Times: Please book online at Aulani.com or call (808) 674-6320 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM HST.*
    • 1st Seating: 1:00 PM & 1:15 PM – Event concludes at 3:00 PM
    • 2nd Seating: 3:30 PM & 3:45 PM – Event concludes at 5:30 PM
    • 3rd Seating: 6:00 PM & 6:15 PM – Event concludes at 8:00 PM

    For Online Reservations: Please select which seating you would like to book from the options on the right side of the page.

    Please note:
    • Guaranteed booking will be charged to Guest credit card at time of reservation.
    • Cancellations must be received 3 days prior. Cancellations received within 72 hours or no show of reservation will result in forfeit of full payment.
    • Discounts will not be applied for this event.

    Prices:
    Adults (ages 10 and up): $89.50
    Keiki (ages 3-9 years old): $45.75
    Infants (ages 2 and under): Free

    Please note: Price includes 19% gratuity. A general excise tax of 4.71% is additional.

    Location: Kaiona Ballroom.

    Attire: Casual attire is recommended.
    • Men – No baseball caps, board shorts, swimsuits, ripped or torn jeans, tank tops and sleeveless shirts
    • Women – No baseball caps, swimsuits and ripped or torn jeans

    Parking for Non-Resort Guests: Enjoy complimentary self-parking or valet parking for up to 4 hours. After 4 hours, posted rates will apply.

    Aulani Thanksgiving Feast Menu

    Our enticing all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet offers a wide variety of selections to please every palate—including kids' favorites.

    SALAD BUFFET
    • Waipoli Gems, Romaine Wedges, Bibb Leaves
    • Mari's Garden Seasonal Crisp Vegetables: Cucumbers, Shredded Carrots, Cherry Tomatoes, Broccoli, Cauliflower Rice, Chopped Eggs, Bacon, Sliced Mushrooms, Sliced Chicken Breast, Shredded Cheddar, Croutons
    • House Ranch, Papaya Seed & Caesar Dressings

    COMPOSED SALADS & SOUP
    • Marinated Gold Beet Salad with Chive Oil and Organic Herbs
    • Fried Potato Salad with Roasted Garlic and Aioli
    • Roasted Cauliflower Salad with Truffle Dressing
    • Soup: Butternut Bisque with Baby Croutons

    HOT ENTRÉES
    • Pan Seared Atlantic Salmon, Brown Butter Buerre Blanc
    • I.P.A. Braised Short Ribs
    • Roasted Heirloom Carrots with Bourbon Basil Syrup
    • Russet Mashed Potatoes with Crème Fraiche and Rosemary
    • Old-Fashioned Baked Stuffing
    • Sweet Candied Yams
    • Short Grain Rice
    • Fresh Baked Breads with Pumpkin Butter

    CARVING STATION
    • 7-Herb Turkey Breast
    • Crispy Sliced Porchetta
    • Turkey Giblet Gravy
    • House-Made Cranberry Sauce

    KEIKI BUFFET
    • Fried Chicken Drumsticks
    • Bacon Mac & Cheese
    • Corndogs
    • Carrot Sticks with Ranch Dipping Sauce
    • Chilled Watermelon

    DESSERTS
    • Sliced Fresh Melons
    • Pumpkin Pie
    • Pumpkin Gingersnap Cheesecake Bites (No Sugar Added)
    • Pecan Tarts
    • Crème Brûlée Tarts
    • Pecan-Butterscotch Bread Pudding
    • Apple Cobbler
    • Flourless Chocolate Cake
    • Brownies, Assorted Cookies, Rice Krispies Treats

    BEVERAGES
    The following non-alcoholic beverages are included:
    • Assorted Soft Drinks
    • Milk
    • Iced Tea
    • Kona Blend Coffee
    • Decaffeinated Coffee
    • Whole Leaf Organic Tea

    Alcoholic beverages are available to Guests ages 21 and over at an additional charge.

    Guests with dietary restrictions should request to speak with a Chef upon check-in at the event.

    For this holiday event, we can accommodate parties of up to 20 Guests. Though we will try to accommodate larger parties, we cannot guarantee adjacent seating for groups larger than 20.

    Menu, experiences, schedule and pricing subject to change without notice.

    *Guests under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian's permission to call.

    Treat your ʽohana to a sumptuous Thanksgiving harvest feast with festive island flair.

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  • THANKSGIVING MEALS AT 'AMA'AMA

    Whether you prefer your Thanksgiving meal as an afternoon celebration or an evening feast, 'AMA'AMA offers both a Thanksgiving lunch and dinner that will satisfy your appetite for a delicious meal in an open-air, beachside setting.

    THANKSGIVING LUNCH AT 'AMA'AMA

    Can't wait for dinner? Be an early bird and savor our sumptuous a la carte Turkey Lunch Plate special. Or select any of the tempting offerings from our delicious daily lunch menu. Enjoy a traditional meal with all the fixin's and all the seaside splendor of this al fresco dining venue.

    Details

    Price: $33

    Time: The Turkey Lunch Plate Special will be served from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM on Thursday, November 22, 2018 only.

    SEASIDE THANKSGIVING DINNER AT 'AMA'AMA

    Enjoy your holiday feast with a side of breathtaking scenery. At ʻAMAʻAMA you'll discover elegant interpretations of classic Hawaiian flavors—from local produce to the freshest seafood to prime meats. As a Thanksgiving treat, our open-air venue has added a special prix fixe holiday dinner special to its menu so you can savor the flavors of a traditional turkey dinner in an idyllic tropical setting.

    Event Details

    Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018

    Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Attire: A shirt and shoes or sandals are required. If wearing a swimsuit, a cover-up is also required. Shirts with inappropriate words or pictures are not permitted at any time.

    Prices:

    Adults (ages 10 and up): $58
    Keiki (ages 3-9 years old): $16

    ʻAMAʻAMA Thanksgiving Day Dinner Special

    In addition to a full daily menu, our Chef is proud to feature a Thanksgiving Day Dinner Special for $58.
    ENTRÉE
    • Roasted Tom Turkey
    • Whipped Herb Potatoes
    • Traditional Stuffing
    • Macadamia Nut and Coconut Molokai Sweet Potatoes
    • Haricot Vert
    • Giblet Gravy
    • Ginger-Cranberry Relish
    DESSERT
    • Pumpkin Pie
    • Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Swirl Gelato
    • Brandy Snap

    Please Note: For all meals, a general excise tax of 4.71% is additional. Gratuity is not included.

    Reservations: To book a reservation for either the Thanksgiving Lunch at 'AMA'AMA or the Seaside Thanksgiving Dinner at 'AMA'AMA, please book online at Aulani.com or call (808) 674-6320 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM HST. Guests under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian permission to call.

    Parking for Non-Resort Guests: Enjoy complimentary self-parking or valet parking for up to 4 hours with purchase of $35 or more. After 4 hours, posted rates apply.

    Whether you prefer your Thanksgiving meal as an afternoon celebration or an evening feast, 'AMA'AMA offers both a Thanksgiving lunch and dinner that will satisfy your appetite for a delicious meal in an open-air, beachside setting.

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  • MAKAHIKI – THE BOUNTY OF THE ISLANDS THANKSGIVING DINNER BUFFET

    Enjoy Thanksgiving in paradise with a casual all-you-care-to-enjoy holiday buffet at Makahiki. Featuring Chef-inspired dishes created from locally sourced ingredients, this sumptuous spread will serve up a variety of offerings sure to please the whole 'ohana—from ocean-fresh seafood to roast turkey with all the fixings to special creations just for the keiki.

    Event Details

    Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018

    Reservations: To book a reservation for the Makahiki Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet, please book online at Aulani.com or call (808) 674-6320 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM HST.* Space is limited and advance reservations are strongly recommended. Guests under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian permission to call.

    Time: Thanksgiving dinner served from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM.

    Prices:
    Adults (ages 10 and up): $65
    Keiki (ages 3-9 years old): $27
    Infants (ages 2 and under): Free

    Please note: A general excise tax of 4.71% is additional. Gratuity is not included.

    Parking for Non-Resort Guests: Enjoy complimentary self-parking or valet parking for up to 4 hours with purchase of $35 or more. After 4 hours, posted rates apply.

    Attire: A shirt and shoes or sandals are required. If wearing a swimsuit, a cover-up is also required. Shirts with inappropriate words or pictures are not permitted at any time.

    Enjoy Thanksgiving in paradise with a casual all-you-care-to-enjoy holiday buffet at Makahiki.

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  • THANKSGIVING DINNER DELIVERED TO YOUR ROOM, SUITE OR VILLA

    For a holiday meal to remember, Aulani Resort Guests and Disney Vacation Club Members can feast with family and friends in the privacy and comfort of your room, suite or villa.

    Relax together and let our Private Dining Service bring a traditional turkey platter—or any of our other mouthwatering in-room offerings—right to you.

    Private Dining Service Details

    Price: $38 per Guest (plus 20% gratuity, $4 delivery charge and tax)

    Time: The In-Room Thanksgiving Dinner will be served from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Thursday, November 22, 2018 only.

    On Thanksgiving Day, our room service menu will feature an a la carte dinner, including:
    • Roasted Carved Turkey with Gravy
    • Fresh Cranberry Relish
    • Traditional Dressing
    • Mashed Potatoes
    • Haricot Vert and Wild Mushrooms

    DISNEY VACATION CLUB IN-VILLA HOLIDAY DINING SPECIAL

    Enjoy an intimate Thanksgiving feast in your home away from home. Guests staying in a Disney Vacation Club 1-3-Bedroom Villa can relax and share a festive prix fixe meal with family and friends that's delivered right to your dining room.

    Event Details

    Price: $180 (serves 4-6 Guests)
    For every additional 2 Guests add $90
    Add 20% gratuity, $4 delivery charge and tax.

    Time: The Disney Vacation Club In-Villa Holiday Dining Special will be served from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Thursday, November 22, 2018 only.

    Order must be placed by 12:00 PM on November 21, 2018.

    Dinner service includes:
    • Roasted Whole Turkey
    • Gravy
    • Fresh Cranberry Relish
    • Traditional Dressing
    • Haricot Vert and Wild Mushrooms
    • Mashed Potatoes
    • Dinner Rolls
    • Mixed Green Salad
    • Pumpkin Pie

    Reservation Information: For more details and to order, contact Aulani Private Dining at (808) 674-6360 or 6360 from your Guest room phone. Guests under 18 must have parent or guardian permission to call.
    For a holiday meal to remember, Aulani Resort Guests and Disney Vacation Club Members can feast with family and friends in the privacy and comfort

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  • A FULL TURKEY MEAL AT ULU CAFE

    Enjoy Thanksgiving tradition with quick-service convenience! Gather the family for a quick and casual Sliced Turkey Plate before heading out for more fun in the sun.

    Details

    Price:
    Adults (ages 10 and up): $19.95
    Keiki (ages 9 and under): $10.95

    Time: The Sliced Turkey Plate will be served from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM on Thursday, November 22, 2018 only.

    Dig in to all the traditional holiday favorites, including:
    • Sliced Roast Turkey
    • Gravy
    • Stuffing
    • Mashed Potatoes
    • Broccoli and Green Beans
    • Cranberry Sauce
    • Slice of Pumpkin Pie with Whipped Cream (Adult meal only)


    Enjoy Thanksgiving tradition with quick-service convenience!

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Menu, events and experiences are subject to change.

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