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Delicious 2019 WinterFest Food Additions

Josh Smith

Josh is enjoying his sixth season at Worlds of Fun and his third in the marketing department. He is a recent Northwest Missouri State alum. When he isn't at the park he is cheering on his favorite soccer team, Sporting Kansas City.

WinterFest returns to Worlds of Fun for its third season on select nights from November 23rd - December 31st. WinterFest has become the traditional holiday event for thousands of families in Kansas City.

While the millions of lights, high-energy shows and festive family activities make this annual celebration stand out, guests also look forward to the special holiday style menu and food offerings throughout the park. Each season, our culinary team shows out with numerous selections of crafted creations that are exclusive to WinterFest.

This year is no different. Here’s a preview of some of the new WinterFest menu items being introduced this year by our executive chef, Wesley Boston.

Fried Chicken Meal

A three-piece fried masterpiece stacked on top of creamy mashed potatoes and topped with perfectly roasted brussel sprouts.

Chicken Parmesan Fries

Parmesan chicken fries topped with marinara, ricotta cheese and garnished with a touch of basil.

Garlic Pull-Apart Bread

Delicious, melt-in-your-mouth garlic bread that pulls apart into sharable portions for the family.

Christmas Tree Chicken and Waffles

Hot, crispy chicken strips paired with green waffles and topped with m&ms and a bacon maple syrup.

Shepherd’s Pie

Carrots, peas, potatoes and savory beef in an easy-to-eat crispy hand-held pie crust.

Holiday Pizza

A collection of all of your favorite holiday foods on a crispy pizza crust. Toppings include sweet potato mash, brussel sprouts, cranberries, basil and pork.

BBQ Seared Shrimp & Grits

Juicy, seared shrimp is cooked fresh and topped with a pile of creamy grits loaded into a cone for walkability.

Holiday Donut Nachos

A mountain of sweet mini donuts topped with chocolate sauce, M&Ms™, strawberries, whipped cream, white chocolate chips and finished with festive sprinkles.

Hand-Carved Prime Rib

Juicy and savory 32-day-aged certified beef paired with creamy mashed potatoes and brown gravy with corn on the cob.

Holiday Funnel Cake

Red velvet funnel cake with a generous amount of chocolate ice cream and whipped cream, garnished with coconut shavings and sprinkles.

Holiday Sundae

Chocolate ice cream, chocolate sauce, whipped cream and mini-donuts packed to perfection in a mug and garnished with a strawberry wafer, sprinkles and a cherry.

Cinnamon Crisps

Crispy, sweet tortillas covered in cinnamon sugar in a large, sharable portion.

Deep Fried Caramel Cheesecake

Cheesecake filling inside of a sweet crispy crust, garnished with whipped cream, caramel sauce and sprinkles.


Taste of WinterFest

With so many delicious new options on top of your favorites from years prior, it’s hard to decide what to order. Because of this, Worlds of Fun is revamping their “Taste of WinterFest”. For just $25 you can enjoy 6 tastings of your choice at 9 special food locations. Available items include:

  • Hot Chocolate Truffle Bomb – Dasher’s Diner
  • Holiday Donut Nachos – Sugar’s Cake Factory
  • Hand-Carved Prime Rib – Lucky Cat
  • BBQ Seared Shrimp & Grits – Lucky Cat
  • House-made Seasonal Ice Cream Sandwich – Festive Funnel Cakes
  • Chicken Parmesan Fries – Prancer's Pizza
  • Holiday Pizza – Prancer’s Pizza
  • Traditional Pozole Rojo- Feliz Navidad
  • Christmas Tree Chicken & Waffles – Coasters WinterFest Café
  • Loaded Fried Yams – Season’s Eatings
  • Shepherd’s Pie – Season’s Eatings
  • Winter Egg Roll – Season’s Eatings

Can’t fit all the flavor into one night? No worries. Your tasting card can be used during multiple visits. To add sugar on top with sprinkles, 2019 and 2020 Season Passholders receive a 10% discount.

Dining Plan Options For WinterFest

2019 and 2020 All-Season Dining Plans will be accepted during WinterFest, which is a fantastic deal. Here are the available dining options available with a Dining Plan during WinterFest: 

Chickie’s & Pete’s:

  • Philly
  • Chicken Philly
  • Reg Cutlet
  • Buffalo Cutlet

Coasters Winterfest Cafe:

  • Chicken Tenders
  • Cheeseburger
  • Bacon Cheeseburger
  • Grilled Chicken Sandwich
  • Veggie Burger
  • Christmas Tree Chicken & Waffles
  • Holiday Pot Roast Sandwich

Festive Feast:

  • Festive Feast 

Prancer’s Pizza

  • Slice of Pepperoni w/ Breadsticks
  • Slice of Cheese
  • Turkey Leg

Season’s Eatings:

  • Fried Chicken Dinner
  • Loaded Fried Yams

Feliz Navidad 

  • Chicken Mole
  • Beef Enchiladas
  • Pork Tamales

The Lucky Cat

  • Shrimp & Grits
  • Chicken & Grits
  • Prime Rib – 3.99 Upgrade REQUIRED for Dining Plan

Plan your visit to Worlds of Fun’s WinterFest, the most delicious holiday event in Kansas City.

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Josh Smith

Josh is enjoying his sixth season at Worlds of Fun and his third in the marketing department. He is a recent Northwest Missouri State alum. When he isn't at the park he is cheering on his favorite soccer team, Sporting Kansas City.

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