The holiday season is leading up to a great New Year. And who can sing the tune of 2022 better than the happiest place on earth! The Electrical Parade is returning with a bang to Disneyland Resort on its 50th anniversary, and so is Fantasmic, World of Color, and a host of other kids' favorites. With Downtown Disney being renovated, you will practically have a renewed Disneyland experience on your next visit to Anaheim.
Extending that new year vacation seems a good idea with many things to enjoy. Stay longer and save up to 35% select dates this January and February on cozy, family-friendly stays at the Desert Palms Hotel & Suites.
2022: A Year of Joy & Fun for You and the Family
The Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel puts you nearby all the fun in 2022. Wake up on plush beds, start your day with a hearty breakfast, and head off the best celebration of the year, just a walk from your stays at Desert Palms Hotel.
Make Way for the "Main Street Electrical Parade"
The Main Steet Electrical Parade, with it's 600,000 sparkling lights and iconic music is celebrating it's 50th anniversary with a limited time run at Disneyland next year. This fan favorite is sure to bring happy nostalgia and new magical memories for visitors of all ages.
Hear the Never-before Told "Tale of the Lion King"
In its imaginative adaptation of "The Lion King," a troupe of traveling performers presents Simba's iconic journey through live music and dance. "Tale of the Lion King" was first released at the California Adventure Park in 2019. This spring, the guest-favorite show is making a comeback on the Fantasy Theater stage.
Lift Your Spirits with "Celebrate Gospel!"
The soulful spirit of Gospel music is returning to Disneyland Resort with the new flavor of live choir performances. Visit the Fantasyland Theater this February for "Celebrate Gospel!" choirs. Sing along to the merry tunes, each distinctive in its own style and inspiration.
Return of "Fantasmic!" and "World of Color"
Returning this year, get ready for the blaze of glory, mist, and magic to explode in the World of Color and Fantasmic. Disney's favorite night-time attractions are making a comeback in Anaheim in 2022.
Witness the Grand "Disneyland Forever" Fireworks
Sparkling pyrotechnics, immersive projections, and elaborate special effects welcome guests to the night-time spectacular of the "Disneyland Forever" fireworks. Gather around Main Street, USA, to get the best views of the immersive journey taking you to the far-off worlds of Jungle Book and Neverland. Disneyland originals like "Live the Magic" and "Kiss Goodnight" will be playing in the background of the magical experience.
"MagicBand" - Coming to Disneyland, Anaheim
Enter Disneyland the new way in the New Year. Use the MagicBand to unlock special surprises and get your Disney PhotoPass images. The colorful, waterproof bracelets are your new buddies on the trip to Anaheim. Disney has announced they expect to start utilizing MagicBand technology sometime in 2022.
Downtown Disney is Getting a Makeover
Major redesign happening in the Downtown Disney District. Get ready for more shopping, more dining, and more exciting entertainment coming your way in 2022. Head over to Disneyland Resort and California Adventure Park for a great time with family and friends.
Last Chance to Visit Mickey's Toontown
Mickey's Toontown will be closing for renovations only to reopen in 2023 with new magic. This is your last chance to enjoy some Disney magic with Mickey and the gang there until that happy time comes.
Complement Magical Days with Magnificent Stays at Desert Palms Hotel
Find your cozy abode after a busy day of celebrations in Disneyland. Enjoy clean hospitality, contactless payments, and the chance to save more when you stay longer at the Desert Palms Hotel & Suites.