Disney California Adventure Lunar New Year Celebration

I was invited by Disneyland Resort to attend the Disney California Adventure Lunar New Year Celebration last week. Here are things you must do, see, and eat.

EAT:

  • Grab a Sip & Savor Pass ($42) at one of the festival booths to use towards food items at any of the Marketplaces
  • Visit the Marketplace where you will find an array of Asian (Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean) inspired dishes along with vegetarian options
  • The whole fried tilapia shared family style is back at Paradise Garden Grill
  • Drink alcoholic beverages like the Peach Sojito or the Lychee Gin Spritzer

SEE:

  • Watch Mulan’s Lunar New Year Procession
  • Enjoy the live entertainment acts like Melody of China, along with a number of performances by Asian dancers and performers
  • Don’t miss the Hurry Home water show. A story about a little lantern’s journey to coming home for the new year

WHAT TO DO:

  • Visit the Lucky Wishing Wall where you can write down your New Year well wishes and tie them to the wall
  • Decorate a paper dragon’s pearl
  • Get free Chinese Calligraphy done by local artisans
  • Get face painting done
  • Pick up Lunar New Year merchandise like the new Minnie Ears or Spirit Jerseys

The Disney California Adventure Lunar New Year celebration is going on now ’til February 09, 2020.