Disneyland To Celebrate the Opening of Shanghai Disney Resort with Giveaways, Meet & Greets, and More

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Next week brings the official opening of Shanghai Disney Resort in China, and the Disneyland Resort will be marking the occasion in a special way.


On Thursday, June 16, the Hollywood Land area at Disney California Adventure park will host special entertainment and photo opportunities in honor of the opening of the newest Disney destination. The festivities will feature colorful performances by local community groups, along with character appearances by Mulan and Mushu. Some favorite Asian-inspired food & beverage offerings, including pork bao, almond cookies and pot stickers, will also be available for purchase. The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In addition, Disney will be giving away a button commemorating the opening of Shanghai Disney Resort to each guest entering the Disneyland Resort theme parks, while supplies last.

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Tom has been regularly visiting the Walt Disney World® Resort from the time he was 4 months old. While he has made countless visits in the last 28 years, he did not become a truly active member in the Disney fan community until the summer of 2007, when he decided to launch the WDW News Today website and podcast. Tom has since become an Orlando-local and is a published author on Walt Disney World.
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