For special occasions, Disneyland Paris turns extra magical, pulling out all the stops to celebrate certain events in Disney style. From amazing concerts to celebrating everyone’s favourite holidays, Disneyland Paris does it right. Beyond the classic illuminations and the staple parades, the below events are ones to mark on your calendar.
When: From 1 October to 7 November 2021
Let Disneyland Paris put a spell on you during the Halloween Festival, one of the most legendary and fun times at the park. Main Street USA and Frontierland are decked out in a bewitching Halloween decor. Plus, you can enjoy a parade of autumnal themed floats carrying your favourite characters. The Disney’s Halloween party is on the 31st of October where the park closes at 8 pm until 2 am. You go back to the park after hours with a separate ticket (purchased in advance) for even more Halloween celebrations.
The most iconic ghastly Disney villains have the park all to themselves. Dare to join them and have access to some late-night attractions by booking your ticket now.
The Lion King: Rhythms of the Pride Lands show
When: from 23 October 2021
Joining the current legendary line-up of events at Disneyland Paris, The Lion King: Rhythms of the Pride Lands show has arrived. It’s in celebration of the release of the live-action ‘The Lion King’ and a newly minted musical stage show has been created. Join your favourite characters including Simba, Pumba, and Timon in the newly renovated Chaparral Theatre for the show and enjoy all the festival activities surrounding this legendary Disney classic.
Disney’s Enchanted Christmas: A Very Merry ChrisMouse
When: From 13 November 2021 to 9 January 2022
Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year in a setting that is the definition of festive cheer. During November and December, Disney’s Enchanted Christmas finds Disneyland Paris dressed to the nines and offering its warmest season’s greetings. Complete with a giant Christmas tree, the park looks incredibly festive and merry. Be witness to the Christmas Parade down Main Street USA, all the Christmas-themed shows, and bask in the general yuletide joy all across the park.
New Year’s Eve Party
When: 31st December 2021 from 8 pm
To conclude the holiday season, Disneyland Paris hosts one of the most magical parties of them all – the annual New Year‘s Eve Party. Complete with a parade and dazzling fireworks display, you can ring in the new year the Disney way. Plus, the attractions are open all night long. A ticket which is booked in advance is necessary.
Disneyland Paris’ 30th anniversary
When: From 6th March 2022
The celebrations for Disneyland Paris’ 30th anniversary will begin on 6th March 2022. We can hardly wait for that once-in-a-lifetime moment, 30 years in the making! There will be lots of special events and holiday deals for you to enjoy, so watch this space!
When: 14th July 2022
Bastille Day, or the French National Day (which celebrates the Storming of the Bastille which was a turning point in the French Revolution), is celebrated each year in France. Disneyland Paris celebrates with an incredible firework show that is sure to amaze!
When: 5-7th July 2019
For the third time at Disneyland Paris, Electroland is back. World-famous DJs including Alesso, Steve Aoki and Jax Jones will descend on the park to play their unreal sets. The event takes place in the Production Courtyard below the Hollywood Tower Hotel. It’s an electrifying experience, complete with incredible light displays and video projections.
Disneyland Paris Run Weekend
When: 19th September – 22nd September 2019
Exercise in one of the most magical places on earth. The Disneyland Paris Run Weekend is back for the third year. Get the whole family on board with a 5k, 10k, or Half Marathon with courses that run right through the park. Be cheered on by the best Disney characters, earn a limited edition medal, and enjoy the entire weekend.
Legends of the Force: A Celebration of Star Wars
When: January 2020
At the Walt Disney Studios Park Production Courtyard, the cultural phenomenon is coming back. After a successful run earlier in 2019, the Legends of the Force event returned in January 2020. Relive the saga’s most epic moments with live shows and incredible attractions as you evade Darth Vader and his stormtroopers.
Festival of Pirates and Princesses
When: Return in 2020 to be confirmed (Normally January to March)
Want to live a princess fairy tale? Or, is the pirate life for you? Whatever you choose, this festival has just the thing for you. The Festival of Pirates and Princesses was a huge hit earlier this year and is set to return in 2020. This interactive celebration combines royalty and swashbuckling adventure to make an incredible event you won’t forget.
Marvel Season of Super Heroes
When: Return in 2020 to be confirmed (Normally March to June)
At the Walt Disney Studios Park, your spidey senses will tingle as you prepare for battle during the Marvel Season of Super Heroes. It was a huge hit earlier this year and is slated to return in 2020. Here, you can join Spider-Man, Thor, Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, the Hulk, and many more in this Marvelous celebration.
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