PHOTO UPDATE: Disney California Adventure 04/18/18 (Pixar Pier Construction, Pixar Fest, Etc.)

Disney California Adventure continues its Pixar transformation with Pixar Pier and the festivities of Pixar Fest. Lets jump in and take a look!

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In the esplanade, the music has been changed to mainly Pixar Movie Scores, soundtracks.

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Right before Pixar Fest, these banners were hung. Let’s take a look at them!

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The first store you come to when entering DCA is Five & Dime! They have all sorts of Pixar merch!

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They also have cute new Minnie ears which we’ve reported on WDWNT.

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Even banners have bad days.

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Americana merchandise can be found across the street from Five & Dime and throughout the park!

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New Pixar AP shirts are available for purchase!

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How adorable are these?! You can find these little guys across the street from Five & Dime!

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For the first week of Pixar Fest, crowds weren’t very heavy?

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The four main poster wall posters have been switched out for upcoming films! I can’t wait to see The Incredicars!


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There’s no water nor fountain in this pond?

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I see with my little eye… no water.

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Cone 5 is where you can find the Champions Corn Cup in honor of Pixar Fest!

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Both Garden Grill and Pizza & Pasta’s menus have been changed for Pixar Fest.

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In the Pixar Pals pavilion, you can see all movie posters from past Pixar Movies, what is your favorite Pixar movie?

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Among the posters, there’s also a Coco photo-op!

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You can also meet your favorite Pixar Pals in action!

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Garden Grill has completely changed their menus for this event, everything looks so good!

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What Disney event isn’t complete without an AP corner?!

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AP photo-op background is very colorful!

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Among the things available for you to do if you’re an AP holder, you have the chance to share your friendship with someone else!

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Is Disney trying something new to entice the public with charging their phones?

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At the Corn Dog Castle, you have the chance to try the Spicy Corn Dog for Pixar Fest!

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From a side view, you can definitely see the change in the fun wheel.

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The Incredicoaster is set to be more “indoors”. It’ll have more tunnels for most of the ride for the projections.

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Goodbye Paradise Pier sign :(

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The Cove Bar has been open for a couple of weeks now, but is set to close soon again!

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Knick’s Knacks is a brand new store that just opened in honor of Pixar Fest!

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This is the place to get Art on Demand, you can choose from hundreds of paintings and drawings!

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Knick’s Knacks is the place to go for all things Pixar!

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The old Paradise Pier Ice Cream Co. will be reopening as The Adorable Snowman Frosted Treats! And guess what they’ll be serving..? That’s right! Lemon snow cones!

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The room on the bridge is being used as stroller parking.

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All four Paradise Pier photo posters have been removed.

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Inside the Sunset Theatre, you have the limited opportunity to see three Pixar Shorts!
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I highly recommend spending time and watching these shorts, they are so beautiful and hey! It’s an air conditioned room to keep you cool in this hot California weather!

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I’m sure after a couple of weeks of showing three shorts, they’ll switch out the shorts for different ones!

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While you wait to see the shorts, you can look at all the modeling and work that went into these shorts.

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Since Food and Wine is over, Performing Arts is back up and running on the main stage!

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Inside this store located on Sunset Blvd., we can spot some more Fourth of July merchandise!

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Paint the Night was originally in Disneyland but due to Pixar Fest, the parade has moved to DCA! Let take a look at some of the floats!

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1 thought on “PHOTO UPDATE: Disney California Adventure 04/18/18 (Pixar Pier Construction, Pixar Fest, Etc.)”

  1. Please have Fear, Disgust, and Anger join Joy and Sadness for Pixar Pier fun. We’d love to see them?

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