PHOTOS: Christmas 2019 Sails Into Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside

There’s nothing quite like Christmas in the south. For a taste of what to expect, we ventured over to Port Orleans Riverside to look at their holiday decor for 2019.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Drop Off

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19

From the moment you walk up to the drop-off area, beautiful garland with white lights greets guests.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Entry way

Walking towards the main entrance, the white lights in the garland illuminate your way to the lobby.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Area Garland

Once inside, the upper levels of the lobby’s vaulted ceiling are hung with more southern-inspired garland.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree

The Christmas tree rises well into the upper reaches of the space, featuring white lights and southern design accents.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Ornament

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Medal

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Hydrangeas

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Flower

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Floral

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Tree Detail

The ornaments and bows all echo the antebellum architecture of the resort.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Check in

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Check in garland

In the check-in lobby, beautiful garland hangs above the desks. Magnolia flowers and decorative bows feature prominently.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Check in Poinsettia

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Check In Wreath

Poinsettia plants are also dotted throughout the check-in desks while large wreaths hang on the walls behind.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Check in Windows

Along the seating areas at the back of the check-in lobby, more garland illuminates the space.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Store

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Store Merchandise

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Store Garland

Inside Fulton’s General Store, more garland and decorations are on display.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Store Window Display

Christmas and holiday merchandise is featured in the store’s window displays as well.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Bar

Over at River Roost, garland accents the light poles throughout the bar.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Boatwrights

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Boatwrights Wreath

Inside Boatwright’s Dining Hall, more garland and wreaths are present, with more nautical themed ornaments present in each.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Food Hall Tree

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Food Hall Tree Decorations

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Food Hall Tree Rope

Near the entry to Riverside Mill Food Court, we see another smaller Christmas tree. This one continues the nautical theme with wooden fish and sailing rope featured throughout.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 Food Hall

Above, a large wreath hangs underneath the mill mural.

Port Orleans Riverside Xmas 19 scaled

That does it for our visit to Port Orleans Riverside. Will you be visiting this holiday season for a Southern style Christmas?