Mulan and Mushu - 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration at Disney California Adventure, Disneyland Resort

Lunar New Year Festival Returning to Disney California Adventure in 2018

The Lunar New Year Festival will be celebrating the Year of the Dog when it returns to Disney California Adventure on January 26, 2018. The festival will include characters, food, entertainment, activities and more. The Disney Parks Blog released a list of offerings that will be available this year for the Lunar New Year Festival:

  • Hurry Home — Lunar New Year Celebration, a nighttime water show on Paradise Bay
  • Disney characters such as Mulan and her friend Mushu, along with Mickey Mouse and his pals, all dressed up for the occasion — including Goofy dressed as the God of Good Fortune
  • Specialty Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese foods at marketplaces and Paradise Garden Grill
  • Commemorative merchandise featuring designs inspired by the different cultures of East Asia
  • Lucky Wishing Wall, where you can add your own wish
  • The festive Mulan’s Lunar New Year Procession, traditional crafts and more!

Here is a look at previous Lunar New Year celebrations as covered by DAPs Magic:

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More information about the Lunar New Year Festival can be found at It will run from January 26 to February 18 in Disney California Adventure at the Disneyland Resort. What are you most looking forward to there? Let us know in the comments!


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