This summer, guests are invited to chill with their pals at the biggest-ever “Toy Story & Pixar Pals Summer Splash” available from today to September 1 at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort (“HKDL”). Travel trade partners around the region are presenting great value holiday packages for guests from around the region to enjoy the summer experience including special merchandise and dining offers in the resort.
As Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story 4 hits the big screen in Asia this summer, beloved Toy Story friends — including all-new characters never before seen at the park — are gathering to party with guests. The popular Pixar Water Play Street Party! brings together the largest array of Pixar characters, complete with dazzling new floats, water elements, and fun-filled performances.
Guests are invited to extend the magic at resort hotels for a fun-filled vacation enhanced with a wide range of Pixar-themed arts and crafts, water activities and a bubble play party. New character and celebration-themed room decor, special food, beverage and merchandise items will make this the best summer ever!
◆ Make a splash at the enhanced Pixar Water Play Street Party!
Guests are sure to be thrilled by the return of the popular Pixar Water Play Street Party! – newly upgraded with even more water elements, including two new floats based on Toy Story and Finding Nemo, designed specifically to splash the crowds in order to cool everyone down during the summer season. Guests can receive double the splashes from the Pixar-themed floats and units, which will bring refreshing water as high as 7 meters! Guests can also play along with an array of popular Pixar characters, including popular favorites from Toy Story 4 such as Buzz Lightyear, Woody,
Bo Peep and cute new character Forky. Many characters from other beloved Disney and Pixar films including Carl, Russell and Dug from Up; Joy and Sadness from Inside Out; and Mr. and Mrs. Incredible from The Incredibles will join the party, as will everyone’s favorite, Edna Mode. It’s sure to be a great party.
◆ Snap a photo with favorite Pixar pals
Pixar pals are also gearing up to capture the perfect photo moment with guests, including Bo Peep in a fresh new look from Toy Story 4. Characters from The Incredibles are also ready to meet guests, including Mr. Incredible, Mrs. Incredible, Frozone and Edna Mode.
◆ Enjoy summer-only delicacies with pals
More than 40 time-limited food and beverage items will be available across the resort this summer, some of which are to celebrate the release of Toy Story 4. Guests can pick up an Alien Tumbler Sipper or a Woody or Buzz Lightyear Sip Sip. Fantastic for sharing on social media, snacks include the Pixar Ball at Crystal Lotus as well as the Forky Blackcurrant Jelly Chocolate Mousse and a Pixar Summer Party specialty drink at the Chart Room Cafe. Guests can also create their own Forky Butter Chocolate Cookie and Pixar Ball Chocolate Truffle Cake Pop in the DIY workshop during the dinner buffet at Chef Mickey. Guests can stay cool with a selection of refreshing new drinks, including fresh fruit tea and big-guests-only Reserve Tap Draught Beer.
◆ Capture the summer memories with new merchandise
Enjoy more than 280 summer-limited merchandise items, including over 110 brand-new Toy Story-themed items! The photo-ready merchandise items feature popular characters including Forky. Plush, figure, stationery, T-shirts and brand-new dress-up items based on Jessie, Bo Peep, and Slinky Dog will transform guests into a Pixar pal for the best social media sharing moments. For something a bit more personalized, guests can have their name embroidered on the back of a fun new Alien hat.
◆ Enjoy a vacation featuring the coolest activities at resort hotels
This summer, resort hotels are offering all-new Pixar-themed summer splash activities, including the Summer Soldier Training Class at Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel, where young guests will undergo little soldiers training, which will culminate in a rescue the “toys” mission. A variety of other water-based activities for young guests are available at Disney Explorers Lodge and Disney’s Hollywood Hotel.
Young guests can also enjoy limited-time, Pixar-themed summer arts and crafts activities and take home their very own creations, including an Alien paper bag and a Woody Brave Badge. No vacation would be complete without a photo, and the all-new Summer Bubble Party is certainly the best time to capture and share this special moment. Held on the lawn of Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel, the Bubble Party features a professional bubble artist.
The brand-new Nemo’s Recreation Reef playroom at Disney Explorers Lodge will open this summer. Inspired by the popular film Finding Nemo with its shipwreck setting, Nemo’s Recreation Reef invites young guests to dive into a colorful underwater world with Nemo and his friends, and get their fins and tentacles busy in recreational activities! Young guests can also join the summer-only night program, “Dory Where Are You?” to help Dory, the fun-loving fish, find her way home.
◆ Celebrate special occasions with new themed hotel decorations
All three hotels at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort are launching new room decor themed to Moana, Toy Story and Duffy and Friends. Guests staying at the hotels can customize their rooms with Mickey and Minnie-themed decorations to celebrate a variety of special occasions including birthdays, anniversaries and weddings. Guests can also spice up their stay with summer-themed slippers, a face towel, an amenities box and a tote bag. Don’t forget to bring home the HKDL-exclusive plush of Mickey in a bathrobe from the hotels!
◆ Alluring vacation packages offer all-in-one Disney summer vacation for overseas guests
Immediately, travel agents in the region are presenting complete holiday packages for guests from around the region to enjoy the resort’s summer experience! In addition to all the fun at “Toy Story & Pixar Pals Summer Splash”, little girls can also enjoy a dream-come-true immersive and magical princess transformation experience at the brand-new Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, which will be opened on July 1 in the castle area. Also, guests can enjoy the unique and newly opened attraction in Tomorrowland, “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle!