Events at Disneyland of 2018

January 2018

Nov. 03 - Jan. 07Disney California Adventure : a bug's landSneak Peek of "Coco" -- A sneak peek with enhanced effects of the film "Coco" will be shown in the "It's Tough to Be a Bug" Theater. The movie opens in theaters on November 22.
Nov. 10 - Jan. 07Disney California AdventureFestival of Holidays -- Returns for the 2017 holiday season with special entertainment and food and beverage kiosks celebrating holiday traditions around the world.
Nov. 10 - Jan. 07Resort WideHolidays at the Disneyland Resort -- Returning favorites during the November 10, 2017 to January 7, 2018 holiday celebration include "A Christmas Fantasy" Parade and "Believe...in Holiday Magic" fireworks at Disneyland and "World of Color - Season of Light", "Viva Navidad!", and "Festival of Holidays" at Disney California Adventure.
Jan. 05 - Mar. 06Downtown Disney : Downtown DisneyStar Wars: Secrets of the Empire -- Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is a hyper-reality experience coming to Downtown Disney that will allow guests to walk through the Star Wars universe, combining physical sets with real-time interactive special effects. In groups of four, teams will go undercover as Stormtroopers to capture Imperial intelligence vital to the rebellion's survival. Tickets are on sale at http://www.thevoid.com
Jan. 18 - Jan. 18DisneylandDisneyland After Dark: "Throwback Nite" -- The first in a 2018 series of Disneyland After Dark events is "Throwback Nite" on January 18. This is an after-hours event that requires a separate admission tickets. Tickets are $95 and go on sale on November 30 to Annual Passholders and on December 7 to the general public.
Jan. 26 - Feb. 18Disney California AdventureLunar New Year Celebration -- The Lunar New Year celebration at Disney California Adventure expands to 24
days in 2018, from Friday, January 26 through Sunday, February 18.
Highlights include "Mulan's Lunar New Year Procession", the World of Color
pre-show "Hurry Home - Lunar New Year Celebration", live musical
performances, and meet and greets with Disney characters such as Mickey,
Minnie, Goofy, Pluto, Mushu, and Mulan, dressed in the Lunar New Year
attire. Foods inspired by Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese cultures will be
available at three Asian marketplaces, and the Paradise Garden Grill will
feature a Lunar New Year menu.

February 2018

Jan. 05 - Mar. 06Downtown Disney : Downtown DisneyStar Wars: Secrets of the Empire -- Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is a hyper-reality experience coming to Downtown Disney that will allow guests to walk through the Star Wars universe, combining physical sets with real-time interactive special effects. In groups of four, teams will go undercover as Stormtroopers to capture Imperial intelligence vital to the rebellion's survival. Tickets are on sale at http://www.thevoid.com
Jan. 26 - Feb. 18Disney California AdventureLunar New Year Celebration -- The Lunar New Year celebration at Disney California Adventure expands to 24
days in 2018, from Friday, January 26 through Sunday, February 18.
Highlights include "Mulan's Lunar New Year Procession", the World of Color
pre-show "Hurry Home - Lunar New Year Celebration", live musical
performances, and meet and greets with Disney characters such as Mickey,
Minnie, Goofy, Pluto, Mushu, and Mulan, dressed in the Lunar New Year
attire. Foods inspired by Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese cultures will be
available at three Asian marketplaces, and the Paradise Garden Grill will
feature a Lunar New Year menu.

March 2018

Jan. 05 - Mar. 06Downtown Disney : Downtown DisneyStar Wars: Secrets of the Empire -- Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is a hyper-reality experience coming to Downtown Disney that will allow guests to walk through the Star Wars universe, combining physical sets with real-time interactive special effects. In groups of four, teams will go undercover as Stormtroopers to capture Imperial intelligence vital to the rebellion's survival. Tickets are on sale at http://www.thevoid.com
Mar. 02 - Apr. 12Disney California AdventureDisney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival -- The Festival expands to a six-week run this year, from March 2-April 12, 2018. The Disney Family of Wines Dinner will be a new Signature Event.
Mar. 16 - Apr. 01Resort WideEggstravaganza -- Guests can hunt for character-themed Easter eggs that are placed all around the resort - Downtown Disney, Disneyland, and Disney California Adventure. There are 12 in each area. There is no charge to participate, but guests can purchase a map for $5.95 (there are separate maps for each area), which comes with stickers to use for each egg found. Whether or not it is complete, the map can be redeemed for a special prize.

April 2018

Mar. 02 - Apr. 12Disney California AdventureDisney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival -- The Festival expands to a six-week run this year, from March 2-April 12, 2018. The Disney Family of Wines Dinner will be a new Signature Event.
Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.

May 2018

Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.
Event Date - May 3, 2018DisneylandDisneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite -- This after hours party will be held on May 3, from 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., party guests may enter Disneyland starting at 6:00. Party goers will have the first opportunity to experience new entertainment offerings that begin on May 4, including a character meet and greet with Rey, the "March of First Order", and the return of Hyperspace Mountain. Ticket sales begin March 27 to Annual Passholders, and March 29 to the general public. Tickets are $99/person ages 3 and over.
May. 18 - Jul. 08Disney California Adventure : Hollywood LandIncredibles 2 Sneak Peek -- The Sunset Showcase Theater is showing the first 10 minutes of the new Incredibles 2 movie.

June 2018

Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.
May. 18 - Jul. 08Disney California Adventure : Hollywood LandIncredibles 2 Sneak Peek -- The Sunset Showcase Theater is showing the first 10 minutes of the new Incredibles 2 movie.
Jun. 08 - Jul. 15Disneyland : TomorrowlandAnt-Man and The Wasp Sneak Peek -- A preview of scenes from the upcoming film will be shown in the Tomorrowland Theater. The movie opens in theaters on July 6.
Jun. 23 - Phase 1 OpensDisney California Adventure : Pixar PierPixar Pier Opens -- The first phase of Pixar Pier, which includes the new Incredicoaster, restaurants, and guest experiences, opens on June 23, 2018.

July 2018

Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.
May. 18 - Jul. 08Disney California Adventure : Hollywood LandIncredibles 2 Sneak Peek -- The Sunset Showcase Theater is showing the first 10 minutes of the new Incredibles 2 movie.
Jun. 08 - Jul. 15Disneyland : TomorrowlandAnt-Man and The Wasp Sneak Peek -- A preview of scenes from the upcoming film will be shown in the Tomorrowland Theater. The movie opens in theaters on July 6.

August 2018

Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.

September 2018

Apr. 13 - Sep. 03Resort WidePixar Fest -- Pixar Fest begins on April 13, 2018. During this limited time event, the Paint the Night parade will return to Disney California Adventure, while the Pixar Play Parade moves to Disneyland, where it will lead off with a new Luxo, Jr. float. Also at Disneyland will be the new "Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular" fireworks show.
Sep. 07 - Fall 2018DisneylandRemember...Dreams Come True -- Disneyland's 50th anniversary fireworks show returns for a limited time with performances on select nights starting 9/7/18.
Sep. 07 - Oct. 31Resort WideHalloween Time -- Festive decor, food, entertainment, and seasonal attraction overlays return to both theme parks during Halloween Time, September 7 - October 31, 2018.
Sep. 19 - Oct. 31DisneylandMickey's Halloween Party -- Mickey's Halloween Party takes place at Disneyland on select nights in September and October. Entertainment includes trick-or-treating, special character greetings, the Frightfully Fun Parade led by the Headless Horseman, and the Halloween Screams fireworks show.

October 2018

Sep. 07 - Fall 2018DisneylandRemember...Dreams Come True -- Disneyland's 50th anniversary fireworks show returns for a limited time with performances on select nights starting 9/7/18.
Sep. 07 - Oct. 31Resort WideHalloween Time -- Festive decor, food, entertainment, and seasonal attraction overlays return to both theme parks during Halloween Time, September 7 - October 31, 2018.
Sep. 19 - Oct. 31DisneylandMickey's Halloween Party -- Mickey's Halloween Party takes place at Disneyland on select nights in September and October. Entertainment includes trick-or-treating, special character greetings, the Frightfully Fun Parade led by the Headless Horseman, and the Halloween Screams fireworks show.

November 2018

Sep. 07 - Fall 2018DisneylandRemember...Dreams Come True -- Disneyland's 50th anniversary fireworks show returns for a limited time with performances on select nights starting 9/7/18.
Nov. 09 - Jan. 06Resort WideHolidays at Disneyland -- The holiday season at the Disneyland Resort will be celebrated from November 9, 2018 through January 6, 2019.
Nov. 22 - Nov. 22Disneyland HotelThanksgiving -- The Grand Ballroom will host a Thanksgiving Day Feast from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

December 2018

Nov. 09 - Jan. 06Resort WideHolidays at Disneyland -- The holiday season at the Disneyland Resort will be celebrated from November 9, 2018 through January 6, 2019.