Monday, October 17, 2016

Disneyland Paris will celebrate its 25th Anniversary starting from 26th March 2017

Today’s Disneyland Paris awaited announcement just happened and as expected it’s all about the 25th Anniversary no new rides were announced except of course Star Tours 2. Here is the official press release:

Disneyland Paris will celebrate its 25th Anniversary starting from 26th March 2017.
New Guest experiences to include sensational new attractions, a grand celebration with the beloved Disney Characters, a brand new Parade and a breathtaking new night time spectacular. Extra surprises and features to be announced.  Join the celebration with a multitude of new shows from morning through to night where Guests are sure to be amazed! A brilliant anniversary celebration beyond your imagination awaits you during the 25thAnniversary of Disneyland Paris.
Beginning March 26th 2017, Guests at Disneyland Park will experience Star Tours: The Adventures Continue*. The new attraction will take Guests on an all-new, action-packed intergalactic voyage, all in 3D… Epic. Based on the Star WarsTM films, Star Tours will take Guests to multiple Star Wars destinations where they will interact with characters from throughout the Saga.
Every destination will offer unique surprises with journeys through the worlds of Jakku, Hoth, Tatooine, the Death Star and more! Guests will be able to enjoy the attraction multiple times without knowing where the Force may take them. And all of the storyline’s twists and turns will be random, affording Guests the chance to ride the attraction multiple times.
Guests will also be able to join the Rebel Alliance by becoming the drivers of Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain1. The Force will be strong with this attraction, which hurtles through the Star Wars galaxy, following the twists and turns of TIE fighters and an intimidating Star Destroyer.

Also arriving in spectacular style in 2017, Disneyland Park’s new Parade Disney Stars on Parade, where favourite Disney Stars, together with stunning new floats, create magic and happiness for all. 

Guests will also be able to discover a new show Mickey presents “Happy Anniversary Disneyland Paris” at Disneyland Park where Mickey Mouse will start the celebration by assembling as many of his famous Friends as possible for a huge anniversary party. This festive show will take place daily for all guests to enjoy. In addition, fans of the Disney Princesses will be able to witness some of their most beloved Princesses as they host their own sparkling show The Starlit Princess Waltz at Royal Castle Stage (Disneyland Park).

Finally, as night falls, there will be another spectacular new event: Disney Illuminations. This new show, with dazzling lights, projections and breath-taking special effects, will be conducted by Mickey Mouse onto Sleeping Beauty Castle (Disneyland Park). It will transport Guests to a location where the stories of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Frozen and the motion pictures of Disney’s Beauty and the BeastStar Wars and Pirates of the Caribbean will come to life before guest’s astonished eyes.

What do Mickey Mouse and his Friends hope to achieve during these Anniversary celebrations? To dazzle all guests with amazement!  This will no doubt be an opportunity not to be missed! Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary – It’s Time to Sparkle.

Celebrations for the 25th Anniversary of Disneyland® Paris will start on 26th March 2017. More information to follow at

Below, the french version, thanks to our friends of ED92:

Les festivités du 25ème anniversaire de Disneyland Paris commenceront à partir du 26 Mars 2017.
Au programme:
- Star Tours: l’Aventure Continue. La nouvelle attraction contre-attaquera avec un voyage intergalactique inédit, mouvementé, en 3D.
- Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain (au Printemps 2017). La Force sera particulièrement forte dans cette attraction qui traversera la galaxie Star Wars à grande allure aux détours des vaisseaux TIE fighters ou sous la menace d’un Destroyer Stellaire.
- Disney Stars on Parade s’annonce flamboyante. Avec une multitude de Stars Disney, de nouveaux chars vertigineux, de nouveaux costumes, une nouvelle musique et beaucoup d’émotions à partager.
- Mickey vous donnera rendez-vous avec tous ses Amis pour une grande cérémonie d’anniversaire à célébrer chaque jour de l’année : Mickey présente: "Joyeux Anniversaire Disneyland® Paris".
- Les Princesses Disney auront leur propre spectacle avec L’Étincelante Valse des Princesses sur la scène du Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant.
- Enfin, Disney Illuminations! Ce nouveau spectacle de son et lumière et de projections, avec des effets spéciaux à couper le souffle sera mené par Mickey sur la silhouette du Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant. Il transportera le public dans une dimension où les histoires de La Petite Sirène, du nouveau film La Belle et la Bête ou encore de La Reine des Neiges, prendront vie, sous leurs yeux ébahis. Mais pas seulement. Les aventures des films Star Wars ou encore Pirates des Caraïbes seront également au programme de ce spectacle.

Pictures: copyright Disney


Zarniwoop said...

Noo, Star Wars and Pirates in the night show a la Shanghai.

Oh well, they have Santa Claus in the Christmas show...

Otherwise sounds good!

Colin Prijn said...

Nothing for the studios?

Brandon said...

The logo is gorgeous! Now that I've seen Shanghai, I can say with confidence, Paris has the most beautiful castle in the world!

MercedesLois said...

I will be posting my thoughts on the announcement this evening over at and yes Zarniwoop, I thought the exact same thing about the Shanghai fireworks!