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Holidays at the Disneyland Resort

The illuminated, holiday-ready entrance to it’s a small world at night

Make your days more merry and bright by adding a dash of Disney magic to your seasonal celebration!

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Disneyland Park Turns Winter Wonderland

Discover the dazzling decorations and magical attractions that make holiday dreams come true at Disneyland Park! ‘Tis the season to deck the halls and enjoy our very merry festivities. Here are some of the special events coming in 2016:

A Christmas Fantasy Parade
Join Santa and his reindeer for a musical yuletide salute featuring some of your favorite Disney Characters and Princesses dressed in their holiday best!

Jingle Cruise
Navigate the wilds with a twinkly twist! Lights and decorations turn this iconic jungle journey into a unique Christmas-themed voyage.

"it's a small world" holiday
Share love from every corner of the globe! Set sail for an enchanting world filled with peace, joy and goodwill toward all.

Haunted Mansion Holiday
Tour the delightfully frightful mansion sporting a Christmas spin! Takeover-makeover courtesy of Jack Skellington and the gang from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas.

Santa Claus at Critter Country
Meet the holly-jolly old elf himself! Mingle with Kringle when he lands in Critter Country before heading back to the North Pole.

Check back for dates and additional info as the 2016 holiday season approaches!

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Unwrap Fun at Disney California Adventure Park

Add oodles of seasonal attractions, events and surprises to your holiday list! You better watch out, no need to cry, we’re spreading good cheer and telling you why—here’s what you can look forward to in 2016:

Buena Vista Street Holiday Tree Lighting
Gather family and friends as we light up the most wonderful time of year with spectacular sparkle!

World of Color 
Celebrate the spirit of the season with a special World of Color extravaganza bursting with music, laser effects and delightful Disney magic!

Disney ¡Viva Navidad!
Visit our holiday street fiesta to share in the lively traditions of Mexico—dancing, music, storytelling, crafts and mouthwatering Mexican fare!

Three Kings Day (Día de los Reyes Magos)
Cap off the Christmas season with a host of special activities and events in this festive farewell!

Meet Santa Claus
Stop by for a meet-and-greet with St. Nick—he’s coming to town to meet old friends and new!

Check back for dates and additional info as the 2016 holiday season approaches!

Two boys smiling on their hotel room bed each wearing antlers and a red nose

Festive In-Room Surprises!

Bring the magic of the holidays right into your Disneyland Resort hotel room!

If you’re visiting during the holiday season, you can make your stay in a Disneyland Resort hotel even more magical with a personalized Christmas In-Room Celebration, Dreaming of a Disney Holiday.

In-Room Celebrations feel as if favorite and beloved Disney characters have come to your room for an over-the-top celebration just for you!

Imagine walking up to your hotel room to discover a festive holiday door banner indicating something special took place inside. Once you step into the room, experience a wonderful “home away from home” holiday celebration—with surprises, exclusive treats and goodies to make you feel as if Mickey, Minnie and Pluto have visited.

Add some extra magic to your stay with additional holiday gifting experiences, along with experiences for all kinds of special occasions. Ideas range from “My First Disney Visit” to specialty Christmas stockings and a 4’ holiday tree!

Learn more by visiting Disney Floral and Gifts online or call (714) 781-GIFT or (714) 781-4438 to speak with a friendly Dream Maker.

These holiday surprises are available seasonally.

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Stay Connected with the Disneyland Mobile App

Get into the spirit of the Holidays and find all the fun and festivities at the Resort with the Disneyland mobile app.

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