Pixar Fest Disneyland

Pixar Fest Parades, Fireworks and Entertainment in Disneyland!

Calling all Pixar fans!  Disneyland Park is hosting its first ever Pixar Fest event, a Celebration of Friendship and Beyond!  This event began on April 13, 2018, and runs through September 3, 2018.  For this event there are new Pixar themed parades, nighttime spectacular fireworks, and special meet and greets.  There is sure to be something fun for everyone!

Pixar Play Parade

Pixar Play Parade
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Join some of your favorite Pixar characters in the Pixar Play Parade!  This 45 minute parade is held at 3:30 PM and 6:00 PM (weather permitting).  Check times guide or the Disneyland app the day of your visit.

Pixar Play Parade features characters from Up, Monsters Inc., The Incredibles, Toy Story, and so many more!  You may even get blasted by bubbles or a bit wet from some of the floats!

Some of the best viewing spots are at Sleeping Beauty Castle and “it’s a small world promenade.  With amazing dancers, acrobats, and fun music this parade is a fun time for everyone!

Paint the Night Parade

Paint The Night Parade
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Join Mickey and his pals for the Paint the Night Parade!  This 40 minute parade is held at 8:50 PM and runs through Disney California Adventure Park (weather permitting).  Check times guide or the Disneyland app the day of your visit.

This parade stars Sorcerer Mickey who puts on a magical display with a wave of his hand.  Many Pixar characters from Toy Story, Monsters Inc., Cars, and more make an appearance in this night parade!  Some of your favorite Disney princesses also make appearances!

This amazing parade is not to be missed!  It contains more than one million sources of light!  From LED lights to amazing strobe lights and special effects this parade is sure to be the highlight of your night!

Nighttime Spectacular Fireworks

Pixar Nighttime Spectacular
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Another sensational nighttime event is Together Forever – A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular.  This show is held nightly (weather permitting) at 9:30 PM in Disneyland Park.  Check times guide or the Disneyland app the day of your visit.

This show takes place all around you as it tells a story in extraordinary ways at different locations across the park.  Park guests will be able to see some of their favorite Pixar characters at Sleeping Beauty Castle, Main Street, U.S.A., Rivers of America, and “it’s a small world”!  Disney defines this amazing show as an all-new fireworks and multimedia spectacular!

Here’s a sneak peek of this magnificent nighttime spectacular show!

Plus So Much More!

Head on over to Paradise Gardens at Disney’s California Adventure Park during Pixar Fest to find interactive experiences that include character appearances, entertainment, and more!

  • Stop by the pavilion at Paradise Gardens to hang out and snap pictures with some of your favorite Pixar characters.
  • At the Paradise Garden Bandstand, The Pixarmonic Orchestra will delight guests with unforgettable Pixar songs with a delightfully fun twist using cowbells, duck calls, kazoos, sirens, and slide whistles too!
  • Don’t miss The World of Pixar exhibit.  This exhibit includes poster art from Pixar films as well as sculpted display of Hector, Miguel, and Dante from the film Coco!
  • Lastly, stop by Paradise Garden Grill for some delicious menu selections inspired by the Pixar film Coco!

Make sure to check out all that Pixar Fest has to offer at Disneyland as this event runs until September 3, 2018!

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