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Events at Disneyland

No matter what time of the year you visit Anaheim, there is always a Disney adventure waiting for you. Beside all the great attractions, Disneyland take great pride in all the wonderful events.

Disneyland Resort in Winter

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Christmas at Disneyland is a huge celebration and usually runs each year from Mid-November until the first week of January.

Make memories at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, CA this winter!  There are so many magical things to do and so many moments you won’t want to miss.  Highlights of the Disneyland Park include:

  • 60 foot Christmas tree trimmed with garland and wreaths
  • Special events throughout the park
  • World of Color – Winter Dreams
  • Cookie decorating
  • Christmas Fantasy Parade
  • Disneyland Forever Fireworks

Additional Disneyland Winter Events

In addition to Christmas at Disneyland, other Winter Events include:

  • Three Kings’ Day – celebrates the Three Kings: Caspar, Melchior and Balthasar who brought gold, incense and myrrh as they followed the Star of Bethlehem.  To honor the Three Kings, Disneyland resort has special decorations and entertainment showcasing both Western & Mexican heritage.  Performances by Mariachi Divas and Ballet Folklorico Dancers.
  • Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – 10K, 5K, children’s races a Wookie welcome party, and a Rebel Challenge for racers from both the Half Marathon and 10K.
  • Celebrate Gospel - February 13, 2016 – Come and hear gospel choirs from the Southern California area in their annual Disneyland resort concert.  Performances throughout the day in Hollywood Land.
  • Valentine's Day - February 14, 2016 – Celebrate love at Disneyland Resort!  Throughout the park you will find special menus and festivities at our Disneyland restaurants.  Reservations are recommended.

Disneyland Resort in Spring

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  • Disneyland Resort for Restaurant Week, Whale watching, St. Patrick’s Day and our special Easter celebration.
  • St. Patrick's Day at Downtown Disney - March 17, 2016 – Spend the day at Disneyland Resort and enjoy special items and festivities in and around the resort.
  • Easter at Disneyland Resort - March 27, 2016 – Join us for the annual Easter Egg Hunt, parades or Easter dinner.

Summer Celebrations at Disneyland Resort

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  • Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend - May 5 - 8, 2016 - The half marathon focused on women, takes you through both Disneyland Resort and Anaheim, California. Finishers of the race receive Tinker Bell medal, long sleeve t-shirt, and a goody bag.  There’s also a Never Land Family Fun Run – 5K, the Tinker Bell 10K, and children’s races.
  • Mother’s Day at the Disneyland Resort - May 8, 2016 – Bring Mom to Disneyland Resort for a special Mother’s Day memory.  Mom’s receive flowers and restaurants throughout Disneyland offer Mother’s Day dining specials.
  • Disneyland Graduation Night - May 13, 14, 18, 20, 21, 23, 25, 31, June 1, 3, 4, 7, 8, 10, 11, 15 & 17, 2016 – Special celebrations for Seniors – they will have access to Disneyland Resort all day.  At night, we continue the party at Disney California Adventure with access to Cars Land, a dance party and Grad Nite Good Nite water and light show.
  • Summer Kick-Off 24-Hour Event - 2016 dates to be announced -Join us at Disneyland Resorts where we celebrate Summer with a 24-hour party at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure.
  • Fourth of July at Disneyland Resort - July 4, 2016 – Disneyland Resorts, “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” complete with fireworks.  Other festivities include a preview of World of Color at Disney California Adventure featuring videos, water effects, lighting and more fireworks.

Fall Events at Disneyland Resorts


Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is returning for even more days of wicked fun! Beginning September 7 through October 31, a spell will be cast at both Disneylandpark and Disney California Adventure park, transforming the Disneyland Resort into a frenzy of happy haunts.

This limited-time seasonal celebration will include special attraction overlays, themed décor, seasonal treats and merchandise, plus spooky encounters with favorite characters.

Oogie Boogie will once again take over Disney California Adventure park with stylish Halloween decor along Buena Vista Street and a swarm of bats encircling Carthay Circle Theatre. Cars Land will celebrate Haul-O-Ween as Radiator Springs turns into Radiator Screams! For the occasion, Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree will transform into Mater’s Graveyard JamBOOree while Luigi’s Rollickin’ Roadsters changes into Luigi’s Honkin’ Haul-O-Ween. In Hollywood Land, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! will transform nightly into Guardians of the Galaxy – Monsters After Dark.

Over at Disneyland park, the Pumpkin Festival will greet guests as they make their way down Main Street, U.S.A. Fan-favorite attractions will also return, including the eerily delightful Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy.

Additionally, the highly anticipated Mickey’s Halloween Party will host 15 nights of fun. This separate-ticket, after hours event gives you the chance to make your Halloween Time experience even more fun with some exclusive entertainment, Disney characters in their Halloween attire and trick-or-treating throughout Disneyland park!

Tickets may be purchased through your Disney Desk beginning June 12 or through your online Disneyland® Resort ticket store located on your hotel’s website (until the day before the event).

Take advantage of purchasing tickets ahead of time on behalf of your guests so that you can create a Halloween time room night package.

Other dates to keep in mind:

  • June 5: Tickets on sale to Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders, Disney Rewards Visa card holders and Disney Vacation Club members
  • June 12: Tickets on sale to general public
  • Mickey’s Halloween Party 2018 dates: Sept. 19, Sept. 21, Sept. 24, Sept. 26, Sept. 28, Oct. 2, Oct. 5, Oct. 9, Oct. 12, Oct. 16, Oct. 19, Oct. 23, Oct. 26, Oct. 29, Oct. 31

For more information about Halloween events at the Disneyland Resort, please visit Entertainment and attractions are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

*Mickey’s Halloween Party tickets are subject to availability and are valid only for specific event dates and hours. Space is limited. Limit eight (8) tickets per person, per event date. Tickets are nonrefundable and may not be resold. Ages 2 and under: no ticket required. Subject to restrictions and change without notice.

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Marriott Anaheim Suites Disneyland Ticket Packages

Enjoy a hassle free ride to Disney when you stay at Anaheim Marriott Suites hotel. Package Rates include:

  • One night stay in a spacious suite
  • Up to 4 PCA passes for the family - 2 adult, 2 kids
  • Each pass is good for one roundtrip to Disney on the PCA Shuttle
  • Passes will be given at check-in for each night of stay for each person in room, up to 4 (2 adults, 2 children)

*Disneyland tickets are not included in this package

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