This year, Shanghai Disney Resort will welcome a magical new year, the Year of the Dog, combining Chinese traditions and festivities with Disney magic and fun, offering guests unlimited opportunities to celebrate the new year unlike anywhere in China. Throughout the resort, guests will be immersed in the holiday atmosphere as they discover new entertainment honoring Chinese traditions with charming Disney surprises. Guests will enjoy their favorite characters dressed up for holiday, unique new year wish activities, exclusive themed merchandise, delicious holiday cuisine, and more. From January 22 through March 4, 2018, Shanghai Disney Resort is the perfect place for friends and family to re-connect and create a magical tradition this Chinese New Year.
Shanghai Disney Resort Adds Extra Magic to Chinese New Year Traditions
This year, Shanghai Disney Resort will be magnificently decorated with Chinese New Year themes, colors and décor encompassing the entire resort, with bright red and gold Mickey lanterns, traditional Chinese Couplets, bright flowers and other holiday- influenced decorations that will ignite warm memories and inspire guests of all ages.
Adding to the fun and excitement of the holiday, at special times throughout the day, Mickey and the gang will gather on Celebration Square for a brand-new, high-energy performance: Shanghai Swing. Inspired by the Lunar New Year and Shanghai’s historic jazz and swing traditions, Shanghai Swing will feature Characters and dancers in beautiful vintage Shanghai costumes. Guests will enjoy watching the dances and even trying their own moves, too.