Everything That'll Happen at Disneyland ONLY During the Holidays

The happiest place on earth becomes even more magical during the holidays.

Nov. 10 – Jan. 7, you can be swept up in all of the festivities that Disneyland has to offer.

Keep scrolling to see what magic our fave amusement park has in store this holiday season!

Festive Decorations

As soon as you set foot in the park, you'll have your breath taken away by the beautiful holiday decor. You can't miss Sleeping Beauty's castle transformed into an ice palace, or the gigantic Christmas tree on Main Street.

disney holiday decorations

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Christmas Parade

Disneyland hosts daily parades, but only during the holidays can you catch its famous Christmas Fantasy parade! Dancing reindeer, skiing elves, and even a visit from Santa, himself, are all waiting to smile and wave to you.

disneyland christmas parade

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Holiday Merch

Disneyland introduces holiday merchandise every year, and no two years are ever the same! This year you can buy a Pluto popcorn bucket and sequined red and green Mickey ears, among other seasonal delights.

disneyland holiday merchandise

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Holiday Rides

During the holidays, several of Disneyland's classic rides get an Xmas makeover. Jack Skellington takes over the Haunted Mansion, It's a Small World is transformed into a glittering holiday light spectacular, and Cars Land becomes a tinsel paradise!

its a small world holiday decorations

(Photo courtesy of Sydney Pugh)


Holiday Shows

Disney has added new shows for the holidays to the entertainment schedule and we are living for it! The fresh performances include Blue13 Dance company and the Mariachi Divas, as well as new segments in existing shows, including World of Color.

blue 13 holiday show disneyland

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