Disneyland Paris Events

Opening Hours : 9:30 am to 11 pm

Best Ticket: Disneyland Paris 1-day ticket

Best Event: Halloween Festival, Enchanted Christmas

Location: Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studio Park

Magic and imagination come to life at Disneyland Paris through special and seasonal events! 

Aside from the numerous rides, attractions, and performances, the theme park occasionally holds year-round events to keep the magic alive.

The events transform the park into immersive wonderlands with unique decorations, shows, parades, and character experiences. 

Celebrating the holiday seasons like Halloween and Christmas by dancing the night away to live music. 

Witness the currently ongoing 2024 themed event Disney Symphony of Colours that bursts with vibrant experiences.

Note: Why miss out on the endless exploration? Book the Disneyland Paris multi-day ticket valid for up to 4 days. You can also book the cheaper and customizable 1 day ticket.

Here’s a list of some of the most interesting Disneyland Paris events, parties, and special services:

Disney Enchanted Christmas

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The Christmas Events transport you to a winter paradise. 

A giant Christmas tree on Main Street, USA, is decorated with thousands of lights and ornaments, making it a popular photo location.

The Mickey’s Dazzling Christmas Parade includes Disney characters dressed in their holiday finest, festive floats and music.

Many of your favorite Disney characters will be available for meet-and-greets, all dressed in their Christmas finest. You may also meet Santa Claus.

The Disney Dreams® of Christmas performance is a spectacular display of lights, projections, and fireworks that portrays the tale of Christmas.

The entire park has been adorned for Christmas, with lights, garlands, and wreaths wherever you look.

There are many delectable Christmas delicacies to savor, like winter velouté, stuffed poultry with chestnuts and cranberries, a ho-ho-hot chocolate and more in the Christmas market.

You will come across decorated souvenirs and surprise gifts through the park.

Dates: From November to January

Appropriate Ages: Open to all

Highlights: Christmas Parade and Meet and Greet

Disney Halloween Festival

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The Disney Halloween Festival converts the park into a spooky wonderland, with decorations like gigantic pumpkins and frightening cobwebs. 

You can encounter special events like Mickey’s Halloween Cavalcade and character meet-and-greets with Disney villains such as Maleficent and Cruella de Vil.

The park also hosts several spectacular Halloween shows and parades while also offering unique Halloween-themed goodies, like pumpkin spice Mickey waffles and frightening cupcakes. 

Dates: From October  to November

Appropriate Ages: Open to all

Highlights: Mystery Villain

Halloween Costume Party

For the Halloween celebration the park changes into a thrilling paradise. 

You should dress up in your favorite costume to enter the party. 

You should avoid costume, accessories, and make-up shocking or inappropriate for kids and their families.

You can see creepy entertainment, snacks, and a haunting atmosphere. It’s a magical event for all ages!

Date: October 31, 2024

Appropriate Ages: Open to all

Disney New Year’s Eve

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Enjoy a New Year’s Eve party at the world’s most exciting and excellent location.

Attend special shows, character appearances, and a magical New Year’s Eve countdown that ends with a breathtaking fireworks display.

Additionally, you get access to a few attractions well into the night.

Valid Dates: December 31 to 1 am on January 1

Age Requirements: Open to all

Highlights: Fireworks

Disney Symphony of Colours

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The Disney Symphony of Colours is a brilliant festival that will run at Disneyland Paris through 2024, adding a splash of magic to the park. 

It offers three separate experiences:

Disney Electrical Sky Parade

The Disney Electrical Sky Parade is a beautiful nightly extravaganza that features a coordinated drone display. 

You can see hundreds of drones constructing classic Disney figures and scenery over the Sleeping Beauty Castle!

Operating Period: Until 30 September, 2024

A Million Splashes of Color

This upbeat afternoon show stars Disney and Pixar Animation Studios’ popular characters. 

You can sing along to Disney songs and dance along with Disney characters.

Operating Period: Until 30 September, 2024

Blooming in Colors: A Journey into Fairy Worlds 

Main Street, U.S.A. is turned into a beautiful wonderland with bright decorations inspired by Disney fairy tales for this event. 

Tinkerbell and Periwinkle go around, spreading fairy dust that makes everyone feel special.

Operating Period: Until 12 May, 2024

Celebrate Engagement Parties, Weddings and Vow Renewals 

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Make your love story a fairy tale at Disneyland Paris! 

You can celebrate your wedding day, vow renewals, and even propose to your loved one with some help from your beloved characters to create priceless memories.

Pick from magical locations like Disney’s Newport Bay Club or Sleeping Beauty Castle. 

Your big day will be a fairy tale come true with personalized packages, first-rate service, and the wonderful atmosphere of Disney.

Highlights: Disney Fairy Tale Carriage

Special Day Collections: Disney Hotels

Romance Collection: Disney parks

Which event is perfect for you?

Disneyland Paris EventIdeal for?
Christmas FestivalFamilies and kids
Halloween FestivalFamilies and kids with parental guidance
Halloween Costume PartyAdults and teens
New Year EveAdults and couples
Disney Symphony of ColoursAll visitors
Celebrate Engagement Parties, Weddings and Vow RenewalsAdults

FAQs on Disneyland Paris Events

Are there fireworks shows during events?

Yes, fireworks displays are frequently a part of special events like New Year’s eve, Christmas and Halloween Festivals at Disneyland Paris.

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Do I need to purchase separate tickets for events?

Are there any unique dining options or packages available during events?

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