Lunar New Year Celebration – Disney California Adventure
In January and February each year, Disney California Adventure celebrates the Lunar New Year.
Traditionally observed within Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese cultures, Lunar New Year commemorates the moment when both the sun and the moon begin their journey for another year. In 2022 Disney California Adventure celebrated the Year of the Tiger over 24 days, from January 21 – February 13, 2022.
Dates for and details about the Festival are pending for 2023.
In the meantime, we’ve kept. the information below from 2022 to showcase some of the things we’ve experienced and some of the things you can expect for the future. Check back for updates on the 2023 Festival.
Events take place in the Paradise Gardens area of the park and typically include:
The Paradise Garden Grill restaurant will offer a special Lunar New Year menu offering traditional Asian cuisine
Food and Beverage cart at Paradise Gardens
Lunar New Year Entertainment
Mulan’s Lunar New Year Procession – A colorful and celebratory parade featuring Mulan and Mushu along with beautifully costumed Chinese dancers, dragon dancers, martial artists, and drummers. In 2022, in honor of the Year of the Tiger, Tigger joined the procession.
Mulan Sipper with choice of fountain beverage at time of purchase (non-alcoholic)
Novelty: Lotus Flower Glow Cube (Sip and Savor Pass not accepted)
A Sip and Savor Pass was available in 2022. Guests can purchase the pass for $43; Annual Passholders and Magic Key holders can purchase it at a discounted price of $40 (Annual Passport and photo ID required for purchase). It has six tabs that can be redeemed for food or non-alcoholic beverage item at the marketplaces, Paradise Garden Grill, or the Food and Beverage Cart. When used to purchase the more expensive items it can offer significant savings.
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Check back with us for details about the 2023 Festival!