Category Archives: Disneyland Resort

Disneyland After Dark Announces Second Star Wars-Themed Celebration on May 9

Due to popular demand, Disney has added another Disneyland After Dark – Star Wars Nite event, for May 9, 2018.

Guests at this after-hours event will once again have special access to Disneyland park to celebrate a galaxy far, far away. You’re also encouraged to come dressed in favorite Star Wars attire!

This next Star Wars-themed celebration will give you a chance to experience many of the same offerings from our first Star Wars Nite event, including:

  • After-hours access to Disneyland park, with mix-in access beginning at 6 p.m.
  • Special entertainment, including a galactic dance party and character encounters!
  • Themed décor and immersive Star Wars-themed photo opportunities.
  • Specialty food and beverage offerings.
  • Commemorative lanyard, event credential and unlimited downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the event.

Additionally, we will be adding new experiences for this second celebration of Star Wars, which will include:

    • Opportunity to be among the first to purchase Solo: A Star Wars Story pins (quantities are limited).
    • An additional Star Wars-themed photo opportunity.
    • Acme Archives Limited artist showcase and signing.
    • Book signing for “It’s Your Universe” (quantities are limited).


A limited quantity of tickets will be available starting May 1, so be sure to visit for pricing and details.

As a reminder, beginning May 4, all Disneyland park guests will be able to enjoy these new and returning Star Wars experiences:

  • “March of First Order” – Captain Phasma guides a squad of First Order stormtroopers through Tomorrowland in a dramatic show of force.
  • Encounter Rey – Meet the Resistance’s newest hero at Star Wars Launch Bay.
  • Hyperspace Mountain – This popular transformation of Space Mountain returns!

Event elements including, but not limited to, operation of attractions, experiences, entertainment, characters, menu items, merchandise, souvenirs, special offerings and services are subject to restrictions, change or cancellation without notice. No refunds given for any such changes or cancellations. Disney PhotoPass is subject to the Disney PhotoPass terms and conditions. Online registration required.

Salt & Straw Coming Soon to Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort

A new ice cream scoop shop has been announced for Disneyland Resort called Salt & Straw.  The family-run ice cream company is known for its taste-provoking, imaginative ice cream creations, which uniquely capture the spirit of classic Americana.  Co-founders and cousins Tyler and Kim Malek plan on opening their newest location at Downtown Disney District soon.


Every ice cream flavor is handmade in small batches using the best local, organic and sustainable ingredients. Special offerings will be available seasonally, showcasing co-founder and head ice cream maker Tyler’s passion for cultivating genuine partnerships with local farmers and artisans.

Construction is scheduled to begin soon.  Stay tuned for updates!

First Look: New Incredicoaster Trains at Disney California Adventure Park

Today Disney revealed the trains for the new Incredicoaster which is set to make its debut this summer when Pixar Pier opens to guests at Disney California Adventure park.

According to Disney,  Imagineers have been putting the final details on the new trains, which will take you on a thrilling race alongside “The Incredibles.” 

The Incredicoaster will glide around Pixar Pier on steel tracks that cover a distance of almost 1-1/8 miles—the longest and fastest roller coaster at the Disneyland Resort. The attraction will feature a super combination of character figures, lighting, music and special effects, bringing all the action of “The Incredibles” to life!

Pixar Pier officially opens June 23, 2018 at Disney California Adventure park at the Disneyland Resort.

Actor Luis Ángel Jaramillo of ‘Coco’ Visits Disneyland Park

Actor Luis Ángel Jaramillo, who voiced Miguel in the Latin American release of the Disney•Pixar film Coco, recently visited the Disneyland Resort.  During his first visit to Disneyland park, Luis Ángel met up with the famed Mariachi Divas for an impromptu performance!

Check it out below!

Remember Coco is now on Digital, Movies Anywhere and Blu-ray.

Also be sure to check out the Coco offerings during Pixar Fest, going on now through September 3 at the Disneyland Resort.

‘Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest’ Coming to Disneyland Resort on May 12

Disney Channel just announced  “Disney Channel’s GO! Summer”, a season of the channel’s most-new ever daily programming schedule with live-action and animated comedy shows.  You can read all about here!  The centerpiece of the off-channel events is “Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest,” a special day for fans to meet dozens of Disney Channel stars at the Disneyland Resort.

This special event will take place on Saturday, May 12 and create memorable experiences for families by taking the action from the Disney Channel screen into Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park.


At Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest, super-fans will have the opportunity to meet dozens of Disney Channel stars. The festivities will kick off at 11:15 a.m. PST with Disney Channel stars featured in a cavalcade down Main Street, U.S.A at Disneyland park. The cavalcade will stream live on the Disney Parks Blog. This will be followed by panel discussions and meet and greet opportunities with the stars from 1-5 p.m. PST at Disney California Adventure park.


The celebrity line-up includes stars from Disney Channel series “Andi Mack,” “Raven’s Home,” “Stuck in the Middle,” “Bizaardvark” and “BUNK’D,” as well as stars from Disney Channel Original Movies “ZOMBIES” and “Freaky Friday.”

Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest will also be highlighted by a live “DuckTales” script performance—a first for the Disneyland Resort—by the voice cast stars of “DuckTales.”

Stay tuned for new programming this summer on Disney Channel, with new shows at 9:00 a.m. EST/PST on weekdays and 8:00 a.m. EST/PST on weekends. Disney Channel fans can also now watch all their favorite Disney Channel series and movies on Hulu’s live TV streaming service or its on-demand library.