6 Disney-Inspired Proposal Trends + Tips

Looking to pop the question? The wedding experts at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts share the latest proposal trends they're seeing at the iconic theme park.

Photo by: Disney


Related To:

Choosing That Picture-Perfect Spot

The number-one "pop the question" item is finding a setting that's super unique and memorable. From the iconic castle view to an exciting safari trek, it's easy to find the perfect backdrop for that once-in-a-lifetime moment.

Photo by: Disney


Planning a Unique Proposal

Photo by: Disney


Our top three proposal picks? 

Princess Style: Have a romantic dinner inside Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World with a glass slipper presented on a bed of rose petals, signature desserts and a celebratory toast.

Sophisticated Dining: Propose over an elegant dinner at Carthay Circle Restaurant or Wine Country Trattoria at Disneyland Resort. Dinner includes FASTPASS tickets reserving your place in a special viewing section at World of Color, the nighttime spectacular at Disney California Adventure.

Artistic Proposal: Disney's sketch artists around the parks can help you create something special. Tip: Be sure to enlist the artist's help in advance to ensure your moment is captured.

Including Family + Friends

Photo by: Disney


More and more couples are choosing to include their family and friends in the proposal. From fun, magical moments to group activities, couples can celebrate their proposal in a way that truly reflects their unique love story with the people they cherish most.

Iconic Engagement Portraits

Today, more than ever, couples want to capture the moment with iconic photos. Couples can choose from portrait sessions with a Disney photographer inside one of the parks or at one of the resorts.

Next Up

6 No-Sweat Tips for Cooling Down a Summer Wedding

Don’t let your guests melt in the heat. Keep them cool with these simple solutions for taming the heat.

Go Shopping

Get product recommendations from HGTV editors, plus can’t-miss sales and deals.


Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.