Disneyland Resort has made an unprecedented move by sharing the dates and details of their limited-time and seasonal events for the entire year of 2024. This early release allows guests to plan their visits well in advance, enhancing the overall experience at the resort. Also, now visitors can secure their Disneyland Resort theme park reservations up to 180 days ahead using the expanded reservation calendar.
In light of this release, we’ll be taking a closer look at all the festivities that are planned for Disneyland Resort for 2024 in this article.
Pixar Fest Returns
One of the highly anticipated events, Pixar Fest, will take place at the Disneyland Resort from April 26th to August 4th, 2024. This joyous celebration of friendship and beyond will envelop the theme parks, hotels, and Downtown Disney District with vibrant and colorful décor, themed menu items, and exclusive merchandise.
Guests will be delighted by heartwarming entertainment featuring beloved Pixar stories, including a brand-new daytime parade and a mesmerizing nighttime spectacle.
Festivals & Limited-Time Celebrations
In 2024, Disneyland Resort is bringing back a collection of highly anticipated festivals and seasonal celebrations that have become fan-favorites over the years. These include:
Lunar New Year at Disney California Adventure Park (Jan. 23rd – Feb. 18th): Immerse yourself in the rich cultural traditions and festivities of the Lunar New Year with exciting entertainment and special dining experiences.
Celebrate Gospel at Disneyland Park (Feb. 17th and 24th): Feel the uplifting rhythms and soulful melodies as renowned gospel choirs fill the park with joyous music.
Anaheim Ducks Days at Disney California Adventure Park (Feb. 22nd – 23rd): Hockey enthusiasts can celebrate their favorite team, the Anaheim Ducks, with exclusive activities, meet-and-greets, and more.
Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival (March 1st – April 22nd): Delight your taste buds with a delectable array of culinary creations, wine tastings, and cooking demonstrations.
Season of the Force at Disneyland Park (April 5th – June 2nd): Embark on a journey to a galaxy far, far away with thrilling Star Wars-themed attractions, shows, and encounters.
Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort (Aug. 23rd – Oct. 31st): Experience the spooktacular magic as the resort transforms into a hauntingly delightful Halloween haven.
Plaza de la Familia at Disney California Adventure Park (Aug. 23rd – Nov. 2nd): Join in the celebration of family and traditions inspired by the heartwarming film, “Coco.”
Holidays at the Disneyland Resort (Begins Nov. 15th): Immerse yourself in the enchantment of the holiday season with dazzling decorations, festive entertainment, and cheerful festivities.
Separately Ticketed After-Hours Events
Disneyland Resort offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy a selection of separately ticketed after-hours events in 2024. These exclusive experiences include Disneyland After Dark and Oogie Boogie Bash – A Disney Halloween Party. Guests can indulge in unique entertainment, meet beloved characters, and savor exclusive treats that make these events unforgettable.
More Magic in the Making
Prepare for even more excitement in 2024 as Disneyland Resort unveils remarkable developments that will enhance the guest experience:
Pixar Place Hotel: Opening its doors on January 30th, 2024, this imaginatively themed hotel will transport guests into the captivating world of Pixar. With themed guest rooms, enticing dining options, a rooftop pool area, and more, this hotel promises a truly immersive and unforgettable stay.
“Fantasmic!” Returns: Starting May 24th, the beloved nighttime spectacular, “Fantasmic!”, will make its triumphant return to Disneyland Park. Prepare to be dazzled by new special effects and captivating scenes that will take your breath away.
Tiana’s Bayou Adventure: Later in 2024, a brand-new attraction inspired by the beloved film “The Princess and the Frog” will make its debut at Disneyland Park. Alongside this enchanting experience, guests will also be able to enjoy Tiana-themed dining options and retail experiences, immersing themselves in the magical world of New Orleans.
Downtown Disney District: The Downtown Disney District continues to evolve, offering visitors a range of exciting new experiences. The district will soon welcome the openings of Paseo and Céntrico, two new dining destinations that will tantalize taste buds. Additionally, the newly opened Downtown Disney LIVE! stage and lawn will provide a vibrant space for live performances and entertainment.
With its diverse array of offerings and continuous development, Disneyland Resort remains an absolute must-visit vacation destination in 2024. Guests can look forward to experiencing limited-time celebrations, engaging festivals, captivating after-hours events, and the unveiling of
Rachel Van Norman
Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.