Experience holidays at the Disneyland Resort starting November 13, 2015

Christmas and holidays at the Disneyland Resort begins November 13 through January 6, 2016.

As the holidays draw near, Disneyland Park comes alive with fanciful decorations and enchanting attractions. Experience this magical time at the Disneyland Resort, November 13 through January 6 during the Diamond Celebration!

And new this year, two different World of Color shows at Disney California Adventure: World of Color – Winter Dreams and World of Color – Celebrate!

The Christmas Fantasy Parade at Disneyland
The Christmas Fantasy Parade at Disneyland

Disneyland Park highlights include: 

  • A Christmas Fantasy Parade – Gather ‘round to watch some of your favorite Disney Characters—including Disney Princesses—join Santa and his reindeer for a merry, musical holiday salute.
  • Jingle Cruise – We’re decking the hulls… and decks, as the iconic tropical excurson gets a fun and festive twist with lights, decorations and special Christmas-themed experiences.
  • “it’s a small world” holiday – Marvel at the brightly decorated façade. Then sail through a world of joyous yuletide traditions and messages of goodwill from around the globe.
  • Haunted Mansion Holiday – Tour the delightful, frightful mansion featuring a Christmas makeover courtesy of Jack Skellington from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas.
  • Paint the Night Parade – A million glowing lights, dazzling special effects and a host of Disney friends make spirits bright in a wondrous spectacle that will take your breath away.
  • Disneyland Forever Fireworks – Get ready for an incredible immersive experience as Disneyland Park becomes the backdrop for spectacular sights and sounds. Watch in amazement as favorite Disney stories come alive all around you!
  • Meet Santa Claus at Pooh’s Thotful Spot in Critter Country – at various times throughout the day.


And there is more holiday fun at Disney California Adventure:

  • For the First Time in Forever: A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration
    For the First Time in Forever: A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration

    For the First Time in Forever: A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration and Olaf’s Snow Fest – Enjoy way-cool fun as you join Elsa and Anna for a musical celebration. Then have an Arctic blast frolicking in our snow-sational winter wonderland!

  •  Final Performances of Disney’s Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular – Treat the family to this hilarious song-filled magic carpet ride before it takes off for good on January 10, 2016.
  • World of Color – Winter Dreams – In a separate full-length presentation, the incredible World of Color experience celebrates the joyous spirit of the holidays with delightful Disney magic.
  • World of Color – Celebrate! – Dazzling lights, soaring music and spectacular water and pyrotechnic effects light up the night with scenes and songs from some favorite Disney and Disney•Pixar movies.
  • Disney ¡Viva Navidad! – Check out this lively street fiesta and celebrate the season in traditional style—with dancing to live music, story-telling, crafts, face-painting and tasty Mexican specialties.
  • Cars Land Holiday Décor – Cruise by Radiator Springs to see how we’ve “geared up” for a glorious holiday season with decorations and colorful lights—red, green and everything in between!
  • Three Kings Day (Día de los Reyes Magos) – Enjoy a festive farewell to the Christmas season with a host of special activities and events—from January 2 to January 6, 2016.
  • Meet Santa Claus at Elias & Co. – at various times throughout the day.

Click here for Disneyland Resort special offers this season. Questions? Contact me and I’ll be happy to help! Happy Holidays!