Shanghai Disney Resort Reveals New Theme Park Tickets as the “Year of Magical Surprises” Begins

Shanghai Disney Resort has begun its 5-year anniversary “Year of Magical Surprises” giving a look at the “Fan-Tastic Event” that started things off on April 8, showing new photos of the resort decorations, and a reveal of the 5th-anniversary park tickets.

“Fan-Tastic Event” Kicks off the “Year of Magical Surprises”

  • Marvel Studios’ Kevin Feige made an appearance as Guests were shown a behind-the-scenes video tour of the making of “Illuminate! A Nighttime Celebration” and a special appearance by Captain America, Iron Man, and Captain Marvel.

  • Ending the event, Pop singer Liu Yuning performed the Mandarin version of the resort’s 5th-anniversary song “Magical Surprise.” He also appeared in the 5th-anniversary pre-parade.

New Park Tickets:

  • New park tickets were revealed that will feature 15 different designs with Disney characters. Guests who collect the entire set of 15 will be able to combine them for a souvenir compilation.

Decorations and Events Around the Resort:

  • Mickey’s Storybook Express parade has a new 5th-anniversary pre-parade featuring the Disney Surprise Cake Float for the 5th anniversary. The parade itself will also have a new birthday overlay with each float featuring hidden 5th birthday elements for Guests to spot.

  • The celebration includes limited-edition merchandise with over 200 new items and new food and beverage offerings.

  • Here is a look at some of the celebration decorations that can be spotted around the park and hotels.

  • Guests can enter drawings for special prizes using the Shanghai Disney Resort App with a new “Tap for a Magical Surprise” button after entering the park. Prizes include digital autographs from Disney characters, vouchers for dining and merchandise, priority access to attractions, and reserved viewing areas for entertainment.

  • A Cast Member Surprise Squad will appear at different times throughout the park with surprises for Guests including souvenirs or the opportunity to be invited to a special Disney “Surprise” Show performed four times a day in Tomorrowland.
  • Guests invited to the show will be able to spin the “Disney Surprise Wheel” to win prizes such as a 37-inch StellaLou plush, dining at the Royal Banquet Hall, hotel stays, park tickets, Annual Passes, and more!

  • On select days, a grand prize “Magical Star of the Day” may be presented to a Guest at the show who’ll be allowed with their party (up to four) to enjoy exclusive offerings at Mickey’s Magical Star Lounge located at the park’s Club 33.

You can learn more about the “Year of Magical Surprises” in our previous article.

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