Disneyland Resort Park Hours, Fireworks, and Entertainment Schedules for New Year’s Eve

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If you’re looking to bear the crowds for the sake of spending New Year’s Eve at the Most Happiest Place on Earth, we salute you. Spending NYE at the parks can be a crowded and stressful time, but with a good plan and plenty of patience to wait out the day, you can count down to the New Year surrounded by the high-caliber entertainment and splendor you can only find at Disneyland Resort. In fact, guests at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure can celebrate two countdowns––one on Eastern time and again at midnight! If you’re looking to plan ahead––and we cannot stress planning enough––you can check out each park’s hours, entertainment schedules, and fireworks times below.

Disneyland Park

Park Hours: 8:00 AM to 2:00 AM (7:00 AM to 8:00 AM – Extra Magic Hour and Magic Morning)

Fantasmic! – 9:10 PM, 11:30 PM

Mickey’s Mix Magic (with Fireworks) – 9:00 PM, 11:59 PM

New Year’s Eve Countdown Celebrations

“it’s a small world” – 7:00 PM to 1:30 AM

Rivers of America – 8:00 PM to 12:30 AM

Sleeping Beauty Castle – 8:00 PM to 12:30 AM

Tomorrowland Terrace NYE Party – 7:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Disney California Adventure

Park Hours: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AM (7:00 AM to 8:00 AM – Extra Magic Hour)

Buena Vista Street Holiday Tree Lighting – 4:30 PM

World of Color: Season of Light – 8:30 PM, 9:45 PM

Hollywood Land Dance Party – 8:00 PM to 1:00 AM

New Year’s Eve Countdown Celebration at Paradise Gardens Park – 10:45 PM to 1:00 AM

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Jessica lives in South Florida with her 15-pound cat Gordo and a small army of Tsum Tsums. You can contact her, ideally with photos of your cats, at [email protected]

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