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Tokyo Disney Resort Christmas Special Event 2023

It's the most heartwarming and dazzling time of the year!

Runa Aoki   - 12 min read
Venue : Tokyo Disneyland When : Nov 8th - Dec 25th 2023

Tokyo Disney Resort is holding a special event, “Disney Christmas”, from November 8 to December 25, 2023.

Sparkling and colorful decorations and lights, entertainment with Mickey and Disney・Pixar friends dancing to the joyful Christmas music, delicious food to fill your heart and soul, and goods and souvenirs to enjoy the Christmas spirit are all part of the festivities! Enjoy the holiday season with your family and friends at the Tokyo Disney Resort.

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Disney Christmas Stories

The "Disney Christmas Stories" runs once a day along the parade route and stops at three locations.

1)Westernland and Fantasyland, 2) The Plaza (around Cinderella Castle), and 3)Tomorrowland and Toontown.

This parade is full of fantasy that portrays Christmas stories of Disney friends spending precious time with their loved ones. The characters and dancers will make their entrance in their Christmas costumes.When the floats stop, it's time to start the Christmas party! Let's celebrate with Mickey and his friends while clapping to the cheerful Christmas music!

Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights

Nighttime Spectacular Parade “Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights” is now featuring a Special Christmas version for a limited time!

*For details, please check the Tokyo Disney Resort Official Website. (Some viewing areas are exclusive to Disney Premium Pass holders.)

*Entertainment programs are subject to change or cancellation due to weather or other conditions. The number of performances each day is also subject to change.


Haunted Mansion “Holiday Nightmare”

Until January 8, 2024, The Haunted Mansion will host a special program, "Haunted Mansion: Holiday Nightmare," inspired by the Tim Burton movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas. Here, you can meet Jack Skellington, Sally, and Zero!


At the World Bazaar, a Christmas tree decorated with the 40th-anniversary logo stands surrounded by gifts. Among them are of Li’l Ring Ring, a Christmas elf! Be sure to check Christmas decorations and take some photos!

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Disney Christmas Greeting

“Disney Christmas Greeting” runs once or twice a day at Mediterranean Harbor. Disney friends and Santa Claus perform a cute dance to Christmas music, bringing the joyful atmosphere of Christmas to you!


A Christmas tree in the American Waterfront is back for the first time in three years with the 40th-anniversary logo. In addition to this gorgeous Christmas tree, you can enjoy the delightful decorations and beautiful lights in many places in the park.

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Food & Drinks

Here are some food and drinks with Christmas motifs! Enjoy delicious menus and warm your body and soul during this cold winter season!

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Special Set 1,980 yen Grandma Sara’s Kitchen (Tokyo Disneyland)

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Special set 1,470 yen New York Deli (Tokyo DisneySea)

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Tapioca Drink (Strawberry Milk) 600 yen

Camp Woodchuck Kitchen (Tokyo Disneyland), Zambini Brothers’ Ristorante (Tokyo DisneySea) and others

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Hot Apple Ginger Drink 600 yen

The Gazebo (Tokyo Disneyland), Hudson River Harvest (Tokyo DisneySea) and others

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Churros (Chocolate) 500 yen

The churros are packaged with Christmas wrapping featuring Mickey and his friends!

It’s exciting to see which design you’ll receive!

Pecos Bill Cafe (Tokyo Disneyland), Hudson River Harvest (Tokyo DisneySea), and others


Do not miss souvenirs which are only available during this special event!

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There are a variety of merchandise featuring designs of Mickey and his pals enjoying the Christmas season together. Be sure to check Li’l RingRing, a Christmas elf’s goods!

Pick up some Tokyo Disney Resort Christmas goods and add festive flair at home!

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40th Anniversary Special Goods


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This limited edition 40th-anniversary merchandise allows you to customize your own unique item, using your favorite parts.

Choose one of two Base items, pick your favorite "Moment parts" that feature entertainment and attractions, find your favorite character's Ear parts, and customize with up to eight pieces of letters, and symbols! There are character charms, chains that you can attach to a bag, and cradles to display it!

This special merchandise is the perfect memorial item to mark your visit to Tokyo Disney Resort during the 40th anniversary year!

Planet M (Tokyo Disneyland), Bella Minni Collections (Tokyo DisneySea)

40th Anniversary Special item

The Dream Garland stickers, which you can receive from Cast Members during the 40th Anniversary, are now available with Christmas design! Celebrate Tokyo Disney Resort's 40th Anniversary and holidays with Cast Members!

*Cast members may not be available depending on location and time.

How to enjoy Tokyo Disney Resort?

If you plan to visit Tokyo Disneyland, Tokyo DisneySea, or both, don’t forget to purchase your tickets online in advance! You CAN NOT buy your ticket onsite! It may be sold out, so check the official website and plan your visit.

I recommend downloading the official app to make your visit enjoyable and efficient.

Please check the official website and official app for Disney Premium Access, Entry Request (lottery for entertainment or attractions access), standby pass, Priority Seating, Latest show information, operation information, and any other up-to-date information.

*Programs are subject to change or cancellation due to weather and other conditions.

*Goods and menu items are subject to change without notice and are only available while stocks last.


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