Finding Nemo Ride, Pirate Shows, and New Electrical Parade Floats Coming to Tokyo Disney Resort in 2017

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Tokyo Disney Resort has announced their entertainment schedule for the fiscal year 2017, which includes new entertainment, seasonal events, merchandise, and updates to existing attractions!

Pirates of the Caribbean Event Coming to Tokyo Disneyland

The most notable new additions is the Pirates of the Caribbean special event for Summer 2017, which falls in line with the release of the new movie “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” on July 1, 2017. This will be followed by a new event themed to Disney/Pixar sometime in early 2018 (no specific dates have been given as of yet).

Pirates of the Caribbean will invade Tokyo Disneyland in 2017
Pirates of the Caribbean will invade Tokyo Disneyland in 2017

Frozen is Coming to the Electrical Parade – Dreamlights

The ever popular Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights will receive yet another update in July 2017 with new “Frozen” and “Beauty and the Beast” inspired floats.

More princesses will join Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade - Dreamlights in 2017
More princesses will join Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade – Dreamlights in 2017

Finding Nemo Simulator Ride Receives Name & Opening Timeframe

The Nemo & Friends SeaRider attraction will open in the Spring of 2017 at Tokyo DisneySea, replacing StormRider which closed earlier this year in the Port Discovery section of the park.

The Nemo and Friends SeaRacer attraction is coming to Tokyo DisneySea
The Nemo and Friends SeaRider attraction is coming to Tokyo DisneySea

Zootopia and More to Come

A brand new show will replace “A Table is Waiting” starting July 2017. “A Table is Waiting” is a daily show in the American Waterfront at Tokyo DisneySea.

Finally, Nick and Judy from Zootpia make their debut at Tokyo Disneyland in a brand new parade for Disney’s Easter!

Further Reading

For a full detailed schedule of events at both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea you can read them here.

Are you planning a trip to Tokyo Disneyland in 2017? Then you will want to read/bookmark The Ultimate Guide to Tokyo Disney Resort by TDRExplorer.

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TDR Explorer

From a childhood filled with Disney films and cartoons to becoming a fan of Disney Parks as an adult, Chris has had a lifelong love of everything having to do with the Mouse. In 2013, he moved from Canada to Tokyo, Japan to fulfill two dreams - living abroad, and living close to a Disney park. Chris is the founder and chief content editor for - an English-language site dedicated to providing news and information about the Tokyo Disney Resort.

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