10 Incredible Reasons Why Disneyland Resort Is The Place To Be This Summer
Summer has arrived at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim California and this year the season is brimming with incredible experiences! There are new adventures, new shows, characters galore and there’s soon to be a brand-new land with the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in mere days! With all this in mind, we don’t think there’s ever been a better time to be a Disneyland visitor. Just check out 10 of the incredible experiences that await guests over the next few months!
Boost to Hyperdrive
Hurtle through hyperspace on Hyperspace Mountain! This much-loved version of the classic Space Mountain attractions is jam-packed with thrills as you fend off crossfire from swarms of Rebel X-wing starfighters and Imperial TIE Fighters. Hyperspace Mountain is back in celebration of Disneyland’s Galaxy’s Edge expansion but won’t be around forever so head to Disneyland and hop on board while you can!
Admire Sleeping Beauty Castle
The scaffolding and partitions are down and Sleeping Beauty Castle is once again standing proud in the middle of Disneyland after a lengthy refurbishment. You’ll be absolutely blown away by the new enhancements, color tones and a big dose of pixie dust.
Travel To a Galaxy Far, Far Away
The epic new land, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, opens in just a few short days – May 31. Guests to this incredible new area of Disneyland will get to live your own Star Wars adventures. Visitors can explore a remote planet full of unique sights, try galactic food and beverages, and shop the intriguing collection of merchants. But most importantly Millenium Falcon: Smugglers Run allows you to take the controls of the most famous ship in the galaxy!
Enjoy “Theater” in the Night Sky
It’s almost time for the return of “Disneyland Forever!” This captivating fireworks spectacular will be back on June 7th showing just how magical the happiest place on earth can be! The sky-high celebration features sparkling pyrotechnics, immersive projections and other effects that transform several areas of this iconic theme park into a magical canvas.
DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE
Play in Pixar Pier
This re-imagined area of Disney California Adventure turns a year old in June and there so much to celebrate about this whimsical land where the stories and characters of Disney and Pixar films come to life in incredible, playful ways. From the recently opened Jessies Critter Carousel, the thrilling Incredicoaster and Inside Out Emotional Whirlwind (which will be opening this Summer), there’s so much to see, do and explore. Also, be sure to set aside to enjoy some incredible eats at Lamplight Lounge and try your luck at the midway games!
Say Bonjour to Fancy Nancy
Nancy Clancy, the high-spirited young girl from Disney Junior’s hit animated series “Fancy Nancy,” is now at Disney California Adventure ready to meet guests and pose for photos!. You’ll find her throughout the day just outside of “Disney Junior Dance Party!” so be sure to stop by and say “Hi!”
Check Out “Tale of the Lion King”
Starting on June 7th a new musical treat is coming to Disney California Adventure. In celebration of the live-action release “The Lion King” which is coming out this Summer, Disney is presenting a highly theatrical outdoor musical production based around this much-loved tale which is simply not-to-be-missed.
Sit Back and Enjoy Mickey’s Philharmagic
Experience the magic of Disney movies in dazzling 3D with this brand new show at Disney California Adventure. This attraction has already been wowing crowds at Magic Kingdom and it’s sure to be one of your favorites. Join Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and other awesome Disney characters as they take to the stay in a fantasy adventure. You’ll find Philharmagic at the Sunset Showcase Theater!
Soar Over California Once Again
As we here at MickeyBlog reported last week, the epic aerial adventure Soarin’ Over California is returning for a limited time only. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of California from June 1 to 30th in an attraction designed to showcase the wonder of the Golden State from the iconic Golden Gate Bridge to Malibu’s crashing waves!
Celebrate Mickey’s 90th Birthday at Downtown Disney
Pay tribute to the mouse that started it all at the limited time exhibition- Pop-Up Disney! A Mickey Celebration. This must-see experience features nine imaginatively-themed rooms inspired by Mickey! This pop-up experience does require a separate ticket so be sure to set aside a bit of money in your Disney budget. And while you’re at Downtown Disney be sure to stick around and check out the several new additions to Disneyland’s downtown shopping district including Black Tap Burgers and Shakes and Ballast Point restaurants.
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