Shanghai, June 10, 2019 – This summer, Toy Story’s Woody and his beloved friends will host a big summer bash across Shanghai Disney Resort, inviting guests from China and abroad to celebrate the season with a variety of exciting shows, food and beverage offerings, chic merchandise, vibrant decorations and more. From June 14 through September 1, Shanghai Disney Resort will transform into a magicool world of fun and festivities where guests can soak in all the summer surprises as they ignite their senses and imaginations.
New and returning experiences make for an unforgettable summer extravaganza
With “Toy Story 4” hitting theaters this June, spreading the spirit of adventure and friendship around the world, Shanghai Disney Resort invites guests of all ages to experience their own sense of adventure and friendship with a brand-new Toy Story experience in the park. For the first time ever, guests will hear greetings from Woody throughout all of Shanghai Disneyland as they carry out their summertime adventures. Bo Peep – Woody’s long-lost friend – will also find her way to Shanghai Disney Resort this summer and will be making special appearances and meeting with local guests for the very first time. From mid-June through the end of August, guests can also re-join the toys in Farmer Al’s Splash Around for a nice, cool dose of water-themed fun as part of this interactive seasonal offering.
A variety of Shanghai Disney Resort’s hit summer entertainment and shows are back by popular demand this year, letting guests enjoy ultimate summer fun with a refreshing splash of Disney excitement.
This year, Duffy and friends will return to Duffy’s Splashing Pre-Parade to lead the daytime procession, Mickey’s Storybook Express. The lovable characters will be wearing all-new summer outfits as they join jovial dancers along the route and delight guests with a welcome bout of cool spritzes.
The fan-favorite Summer Blast Castle Show will once again be an ideal place for guests to cool off as they witness magical entertainment unfolding on stage. Popular Disney characters, world-class performers, eye-catching visuals and whimsical elements make this a summer spectacle not to be missed, plus waves of showery surprises add an extra element of fun and refreshment as guests escape the heat and revel in the summer fun.
Annual Pass and new ticket offerings mean endless summer smiles at Shanghai Disneyland
To make the most of the sweet summer season, Shanghai Disney Resort will be offering multiple limited-time “Summer Afternoon Ticket” options for guests.
• The Summer Afternoon Ticket – Dated Ticket is valid after 4 pm on a selected date from June 17 through August 31 and provides a unique opportunity for guests to spend an unforgettable time together with family and friends at Shanghai Disneyland.
• The Summer Afternoon Ticket – Three Visits is the perfect choice for guests who want to enjoy multiple visits to the park. The Three Visits offer gives guests three separate entries to the park after 4 pm from June 17 to August 31, 2019.
Guests who purchase the Summer Afternoon Ticket can also opt to receive individual cash coupons worth 30 RMB per visit, good toward drinks or ice cream purchases at specified locations on the date of their visit. The special summer afternoon tickets will be available for purchase on multiple official channels, including the Shanghai Disney Resort official WeChat account, website and app, the Shanghai Disneyland Main Entrance ticket booths, the Shanghai Disney Resort Reservation Center, Shanghai Disney Resort Fliggy Flagship Store, the resort’s official store on JD.com. and other official resort travel trade providers.
With summer vacation fast approaching, now is the best time to gather friends and enjoy all the things Shanghai Disneyland has to offer with multiple visits to the park. A host of summer-themed celebrations, exciting entertainment, festive decorations, trendy new merchandise and all kinds of refreshing snacks and treats will give guests something novel and memorable to experience with each visit.
The new Annual Pass also delivers prime access to the park, with a wide variety of special benefits for pass holders. New dates have also been opened for Annual Pass holders, giving Weekday + Sunday Annual Pass holders access to the park after 4 pm from June 17 to 21 and June 24 to 28 so they can enjoy even more sensational summer nights at Shanghai Disneyland.
Refreshing drinks and delights to keep guests cool during their magical summer adventure
One of the best ways to chill out with friends and family this summer is by taking a break to enjoy the all-new summer-themed menus available throughout the resort. Designed to satisfy diverse tastes and appetites, the menus offer a wide variety of fresh, healthy and high-quality food and beverages.
Dozens of refreshing drinks and delicious frozen treats will help guests stay cool as they dive into the immersive summertime activities. Novel seasonal offerings include the adorable watermelon flavored lemonade Chip ‘n’ Dale sipper, new souvenir Toy Story goblets featuring Woody and Slinky Dog with refreshing lime honey pomelo drinks, Stitch’s frozen watermelon and pineapple sundae.
Wandering Moon Restaurant is also rolling out a range of scrumptious Shanghai-inspired seasonal meals, including marinated plum shrimp, chicken wings and sole fish, pork ribs with ganshao sauce and duck with corn and carrot soup. Inspired by the flavors of Mexico, Tribal Table will be serving up new summer dishes including a variety of tacos as well as roasted chicken with Latin spices. Disney’s famed turkey leg with a rice accompaniment is sure to be another popular meal-of-choice this summer.
Stylish new merchandise gives guests a hot summer look
A summertime shopping paradise awaits at Shanghai Disney Resort, with more than 100 exclusive merchandise items appearing on shelves for a limited time this summer. New collections – the Summer Mickey and Minnie Collection and Summer Duffy and Friends Collection – bring guests the hottest summer gifts, apparel, toys, souvenirs and beyond.
Guests will also find brand-new Toy Story-inspired merchandise across the resort, including items featuring the lovable newcomer Forky, an adorable disposable spork that debuts in “Toy Story 4”. For the first time ever guests will also be able to collect authentic Bo-Peep inspired products – making for must have items for “Toy Story” lovers.
Themed hotel stays make a summertime journey even more magical
Shanghai Disney Resort’s two themed hotels make for a truly memorable holiday stay for families and friends. From June 15 through August 31, the hotels will host a series of summer activities to help guests cool off and relax, including a big outdoor gaming screen every weekend night at both hotels, treasure hunts in the King Triton swimming pool at Shanghai Disneyland Hotel, and water soaker games at the Launch Pad in Toy Story Hotel.
Guests can also explore more Toy Story-themed experiences during a stay at Toy Story Hotel, where they are immersed in a toy-filled world of imagination. At every turn, the hotel is a playground for children, and the young at heart. Guests can even enjoy special in-room decorations, available at an additional cost. Guests of all ages will enjoy extra summertime fun by extending their resort visit with an overnight stay.