20th Anniversary of Disneyland Resort Paris

From 1st April 2012, Disneyland Paris celebrates its 20th Anniversary with a whole year of special events and new surprises. Disneyland Park will stay open later for longer throughout the year with Extended Hours, in preparation for the main event of the whole year: Disney Dreams! — a magical, immersive new nighttime spectacular. Directed by Disneyland entertainment master Steve Davison, this world premiere nighttime show will feature state-of-the-art HD projections, fountains, fire, lasers, pyrotechnics and numerous other special effects to completely immerse guests in a magical tale that takes you from the Second Star to the Right through some of the greatest Disney stories ever told! It’s the biggest spectacle ever witnessed at Disneyland Paris and, in an exciting move, will be performed every single night of the year as the park’s landmark entertainment event.

Disney’s grand celebration will also see the premiere of Disney Magic on Parade!, a colorful, refreshed daily parade, and allow you to Meet Mickey Mouse in a special, permanent new “backstage” encounter at Fantasy Festival Stage. More characters will arrive aboard Disney’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Train each day, and with Main Street, U.S.A. Celebrates!, the quaint small-town of America decks itself out and dazzles like never before.

Surprises later in the year include the opening of the stunning new World of Disney flagship store at the entrance to Disney Village, and a huge programm of Refurbishments will ensure the entire resort looks as good as it did on Grand Opening day, back on 12th April 1992.


The 2nd Star to the Right

The show will take place on the basis of "The 2nd Star to the Right", from the well-known stories of Peter Pan, come from this are the well-known Disney Magic Star stories and the latest techniques to your d.m.v. shown. So is there made use of projectors, those stories on the Castle will be projecting. In addition, water screens and fountains, which made use of a magical effect if there are projected film images on, this technique we know from the "World of Color" show from the Disney California Adventure park. In addition, used fire, Fireworks and Lasers, to one of the most special shows that you have ever seen!


The music that is heard in the show, is specially composed and recorded again in a London studio (In rumors would it go here to the famous Abbey Road Studios), and will contain elements from the well-known Disney Classics

The fountains that are needed for the show are in the "moat" to the Castle, and his various high pressure spay can create the necessary modules placed to fog for the projections of the show. Also at the castle is also placed to enable the show miscellaneous equipment

Below you have a compilation video with a preview of the show:


At an anniversary naturally also a new parade. Therefore, from 1 April 2012 the Disney Magic ride there on Parade through the streets of Main Street U.S.A..

The new parade is partially equivalent to the current Once Upon a Dream Parade, however some of the so-called grown drastically, so if you're on visuals floats on this page can see. Example of the first float the Sun and the Moon taken off and replaced by a tower and a pumpkin carriage. As you can see on the visual is the theme of the parade nice change. The magicians and fairies from the Disney Stories take place on the first float to enchant you with the Disney Classics.   

During the parade, you will ride on a feast of colors and music. All of the dancers and figures costumes, a magical and colorful whole refreshed outfit. The music for the parade is also totally renewed, the new song called "Magic Everywhere!".

As a second ' novelty ' will the current parade, Disney's Once Upon A Dream Parade, be converted into a new parade, called: Disney Magic on Parade. This will get all floats a minor upgrade, but especially the Dreams or Imagination (first float) and the Dreams of Romance II (last float) will be completely transformed. The Imagination, now even with ' big Moon, Minnie, Donald and Goofy ", Mickey Gets a new magical theme. The float is the new home of famous magicians with a castle as a setting. Tinkerbell, Flora, Fauna, Merry Weather's father, Fairy Godmother, Blue Fairy, and Merlin will be displayed on this revamped float. The last float, Dreams of Romance II, converted to rock/mountain from the movie Fantasia. To see all known characters on here will then be: Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, Chip 'n Dale, and none other than Sorcerer Mickey. All pictures on this float get the new packets that are created specifically for the 20th anniversary.

Furthermore, there will be extra ' floats ' are added in the form of 2 Royal carriages with real snow white and her Prince and for horses for Cinderella and her Prince. Aladdin and Jasmine will no longer appear on Dreams of Romance i. their place will be replaced by Rapunzel and Flynn Rider. Tiana and Naveen from The Princess and The Frog also take place on the side of this float. In addition, there will be new music are heard in the form of a recurring ' underliner ' and then several variations on this theme per float. This system is similar to Disney's Fantillusion Parade. The main characters (Mickey and his pals) also get new festive packs and also we will go see the performers in new costumes. Whether there will be staged showstops (interactive) is not yet known.

Besides Disney Magic on Parade, there are also changes for the parade at the Walt Disney Studios Park. Disney's Stars 'n' Cars parade, turns into a ' normal ' without show at Place des Stars. Since 22 November is the parade even though in this new version to see where the cars drive through the park at one time in addition to Flying Carpets over Agrabah from the port to the exit of Rock 'n' Roller Coaster.

Meet Mickey Mouse

In the Fantasyland Theater from 1 April 2012, you can meet with a particular Mickey Mouse. You're going behind the scenes by the coulisses of the theater, but the dressing room of Mickey. Where you get the chance to have a personal meeting with the famous mouse!



The main show for Disney Dreams will be next year in the Disneyland Park. Director of this spectacle is none other than Steven Davison, show director of successful shows like Fantasmic! and World of Color. Our show will be a combination of the two with projections, water screens, fountains, music, lasers, special effects, fire and DIY pyrotechnic Fireworks. All around the Castle, Central Plaza and Main Street, U.S.A. the projections on the Castle are alleged to be even better than the variant which is now being used in America as part of ' The Magic, The Memories, And You! ' shows in Florida and California. The show will be seen daily from April 2012

The story of the show will concentrate around Peter Pan. He takes us on a spectacular journey through well-known Disney classics with a smashing finale. Disney has released several concept arts for the new show that looks fantastic. On the drawings to see who among other the following characters (maybe) next to Peter Pan a component of the show: Wendy (Peter Pan), Rapunzel & Flynn Rider (Rapunzel/Tangled), Lumiere (Beauty & the Beast), Simba (The Lion King), Remy (Ratatouille), Dr. Facilier (The Princess and The Frog) and Tinkerbell (Peter Pan), Tiana (The Princess and The Frog), Snow White and Cinderella

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