Shanghai, June 23, 2021 – This summer, sun, fun and water will splash down across Shanghai Disney Resort as the “Year of Magical Surprises” continues with a special seasonal celebration. Set to last from June 24 through August 31, guests are invited to jumpstart their summer with a host of sensational new offerings, limited-time activities, stylish seasonal merchandise, fresh food and beverage menus, the “coolest” water-based activities and so much more.
Seasonal Surprises and Classic Entertainment Shows Spark Endless Summer Fun
Guests will be awed time and time again by magnificent surprises throughout the season as part of the resort’s 5th Birthday Celebration. Our beloved Disney Characters – including Mickey Mouse and pals as well as Duffy and his friends – are all waiting to greet guests in dazzling new summer costumes, with bright colors and designs sure to bring a smile to every guest’s face as they prepare for a season filled with fun and excitement.
During the resort’s 5th Birthday, magical surprises await around every corner of Shanghai Disneyland, and this summer, adventurers will be delighted by the appearance of the Surprise Squad, with a lucky few having the opportunity to be invited to spin the “Disney Surprise Wheel” on the Pepsi • E-stage to win summer-themed merchandise and other special prizes.
When it comes to summer in Shanghai, there’s no better way to beat the heat than with fun water-filled shows and activities designed to help guests cool off and have a great time. This season, much beloved hit summer shows and entertainment will return to drench guests and cool them off in-between visits to meet much-loved Disney Characters, ride their favorite rides, and eat amazing food at the resort’s unforgettable restaurants. With dozens of performers, water jets, a catchy soundtrack and a whole lot of fun, the Summer Blast Castle Show will return from June 24 to help guests stay cool and refreshed. Guests can also dive into Farmer Al’s Splash-Around, an interactive play area that adds a touch of water to the brightly colored Disney • Pixar Toy Story Land, with water misters and more providing never-ending fun.
Enjoy Cool Summer Evenings in One of the Most Magical Places on Earth
Shanghai Disney Resort guests will know that something magical happens across the resort as the sun sets, and no idyllic summer evening would be complete without a breathtaking nighttime show.
This summer, guests visiting the park will be able to enjoy the awe-inspiring nighttime spectacular: ILLUMINATE! A Nighttime Celebration, after a day of summer fun in the park. Specially designed to immerse guests in a spectacle of light, while surrounding them with color and magic, and making them feel the glow of their wishes and dreams, this nighttime show at the Enchanted Storybook Castle really is the cherry on top of the delicious cooling sundae that is a visit to Shanghai Disney Resort.
This summer, to take advantage of this magical experience Shanghai Disney Resort is offering guests a special “Afternoon Ticket & Food and Beverage” offer. Featuring an afternoon dated park ticket, a RMB20 off coupon for a dinner combo meal and a free soft drink upgrade coupon for use at select Quick Service Restaurants, this new combo is a great way to get your summer started.
Through August 31, 2021, guests can purchase the limited-quantity “Afternoon Ticket & Food and Beverage” combo – and select a park visitation date up to three days from the date of purchase (inclusive) – to enter Shanghai Disneyland from 15:00 and make the most of their summer evenings.
Look Cool and Stay Refreshed with New Summer Merchandise and Menu Offerings
Summer offers some of the freshest flavors of the year, and Shanghai Disney Resort is bringing that bounty to guests through an array of refreshing drinks and ice creams. Choose from incredible fruit-flavored options like mouthwatering watermelon, peach and mango, or try a new line-up of special beverages served in a Limited Edition 5th Birthday Duffy and Friends Surprise Sipper or Goblet. The special sippers and goblets commemorate the resort’s 5th Birthday Celebration with cute decorations and designs that serve as the perfect souvenir for guests to take home from their visit.
Summer is also for shopping, and this season, guests will be able to show off fresh looks with Shanghai Disney Resort’s stylish summer outfits and merchandise items that incorporate sailor-inspired designs, pastel colors, iconic summer stripes, surfing graphics and other sea-themed elements that will ensure guests feel as though they have been transported to a beach front getaway. Two exciting new merchandise collections, the “Mickey and Friends” and “Duffy and Friends” summer collections, are already proving to be incredibly popular with guests who are looking for seasonal ways to commemorate their unforgettable visits.
Enjoy Magical Nighttime Adventures in Disneytown
As evening descends on the resort, families can enjoy a brand-new nighttime exploration with the Disneytown Wishing Star Park Adventure. The first-ever official summer nighttime exploration of the resort, the Wishing Star Park Adventure will allow young explorers to embark on magical journeys through the park – learning all about nature and discovering fun new experiences under the stars.
With a spectacular selection of restaurants, stores, shows, events, nature and more, guests can enjoy a night to remember during their next summer trip to Disneytown. Every
Friday, Saturday and Sunday between July 2 and the end of August, Disneytown is inviting guests out for a special Summer Night Market, featuring a series of craft stations, delicious and eclectic food booths, refreshing beverages for adults and children, popular mid-way games that offer different gaming experiences, dazzling street performances and more!
Experience the Magic with Friends and a Multi-Day Staycation at Shanghai Disney Resort Hotels
One day is not enough to explore and experience all of the magic available throughout the resort, so for guests looking for a getaway to relax, explore and experience a truly magical summer holiday, Shanghai Disney Resort’s two themed hotels are great options for a multi-day trip for the whole family.
With summer vacation fast approaching, there’s no better time to get together with friends. This summer, a special ticket bundle – a Bundle of Three Package – will be available for purchase from June 20 through July 30, 2021, which includes three standard One-Day Dated Tickets at a discounted price, and is only available in limited quantities. With this, guests will be able to enter the park together on a pre-determined date of their choosing.
So what are you waiting for? This summer be sure to head on out to Shanghai Disney Resort for a fun-filled adventure complete with amazing food and beverages, merchandise, attractions, entertainment shows and more surprises than you could ever believe possible!