Disneyland Park Celebrations AP Night – What to expect

Disneyland Park Celebrations

Disneyland Park Celebrations is the 7th Annual Pass exclusive party and final one of 2019. After seeing off the Festival of Pirates & Princesses and celebrating 100 friends with Disney Characters Night, the next special party looks to travel guests back in time on a journey that explores four seasons all in the one night: Spring, The Lion King & Jungle Festival, Halloween and Christmas.

The party will be held exclusively for Infinity and Magic Plus Annual Passholders and promises plenty of entertainment, meet & greet opportunities with Disney characters as well as Disneyland Park attractions, restaurants and shopping to enjoy well into the early hours of the night.

Disneyland Park Celebrations

Thursday 12th December 2019

8:00pm – 2:00am


Celebrate each season at Central Plaza

Disneyland Park Celebrations

For Disneyland Park Celebrations, Central Plaza is the place to be as the iconic location will see all four of the fan favourite seasons throughout the event, coming in thick and fast each and every hour.

Celebrate the beginning of Spring! – The first showpiece of the event, at 8:55pm guests will see the long awaited return of the Swing Into Spring season as it is celebrated in the park’s center.

It’s Time for Adventures! – For the first time ever, The Lion King & Jungle Festival will party in the moonlight with 10:00pm show right on Central Plaza. As previous confirmed this will be a very special nighttime performance of The Jungle Book Jive.

Let’s Celebrate Halloween! – As we approve the witching hour, happy haunts will begin to materialise at 11:00pm with a celebration of Halloween.

Let’s Celebrate Christmas! – Last, but certainly not least, the currently running Christmas season will be extended with its own celebration during Disneyland Park Celebrations.

Pirates & Princesses: A New Battle!

Pirates & Princesses Annual Pass show stop

Attendees to Disneyland Park Celebrations will once again get the opportunity to choose their side with Pirates & Princesses: A New Battle! Running four times throughout the evening, the show will play host inside Videopolis Theater giving guests the chance to choose, dance and defend their loyal side.

Disney Dreams! of Christmas

Disney Dreams! of Christmas
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The final hour of the party will Christmas celebrations continued in the form of Disney Dreams! of Christmas. Originally debuting all the way back in 2013 the festival version of the award winning nighttime spectacular was an entirely reworked show and will return for one night only as part of Disneyland Park Celebrations.

Meet & Greet Disney Characters

Disneyland Park Celebrations characters
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As with the vast majority of Annual Pass nights, Disneyland Park Celebrations will welcome a number of Disney characters for attendees to meet and pose for a photograph with.

Keeping in theme with the four seasons of celebration, Disney characters will be found in specific lands depending on what season they will be celebrating during the night.

Confirmed characters to meet

Spring meet location – by Mad Hatter’s Tea Cups, Fantasyland

  • Mickey Mouse OR Minnie Mouse (Spring outfits)
  • Mary Poppins & Bert

Spring meet location – by The Enchanted Tree, Fantasyland

  • Thumper OR Miss Bunny

The Lion King & Jungle meet location – by Colonel Hathi’s Pizza Outpost, Adventureland

  • Mickey Mouse OR Minnie Mouse (Explorer’s outfits)
  • Chip & Dale OR Clarissa (Jungle Book Jive outfit)
  • Goofy OR Pluto (Jungle Book Jive outfit)

The Lion King & Jungle meet location – by Restaurant Hakuna Matata, Adventureland

  • Donald Duck OR Daisy Duck (Explorer’s outfit)

Halloween meet location – by Cowboy Cookout Barbecue, Frontierland

  • Horace OR Clarabelle (Autumn outfit)
  • Pluto OR Scrooge (Autumn outfit)
  • Max OR Goofy (Autumn outfit)

Halloween meet location – Phantom Manor Gazebo, Frontierland

  • Stitch OR Angel (Halloween outfit)

Christmas meet location – by Casey’s Corner, Main Street U.S.A.

  • Horace OR Clarabelle (Christmas outfit)

Christmas meet location – by Flower Street, Main Street U.S.A.

  • Chip & Dale OR Clarisse (Christmas outfit)

Christmas meet location – by Liberty Arcade, Main Street U.S.A.

  • Donald Duck OR Daisy Duck (Winter outfit)

Christmas meet location – by Christmas Tree, Main Street U.S.A.

  • Max OR Scrooge (Christmas outfit)


Phantom Manor night
In line with all other Annual Pass nights before, Disneyland Park Celebrations will have a selection of attractions will remain open throughout the party. This is an excellent opportunity for attraction lovers to experience some of their favourite with virtual no wait time.

Confirmed attractions open

  • Big Thunder Mountain
  • Buzz Lightyear Laser Blast
  • Hyperspace Mountain
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril
  • “it’s a small world”
  • La Cabane des Robinson
  • Mad Hatter’s Tea Cups
  • Orbitron
  • Phantom Manor
  • Pirates of the Caribbean
  • Star Tours: The Adventures Continue


Café Hyperion
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A small selection of restaurants will be open during Disneyland Park Celebrations for guests to refill and refresh. A number of carts will also remain open for light snack refreshments.

Confirmed restaurants to open

  • Casey’s Corner
  • Café Hyperion
  • Fuente del Oro Restaurante


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A number of stores will remain open for the night as part of Disneyland Park Celebrations. Of course, Annual Pass discount will be available on products during the special event.

Confirmed shops to open

  • Emporium
  • Constellations
  • Flora’s Boutique
  • Harrington’s Fine China Porcelains
  • Le Coffre du Captaine
  • Star Traders
  • Thunder Mesa Mercantile Building

Will you be attending Disneyland Paris Celebrations? What are you most excited to experience at the event? I’d love to hear your thoughts and adventures so be sure to let me know over on Twitter!