What you should know
- Changes are coming at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim
- New “shopping, dining and entertainment” experiences are moving to the western part of the Downtown Disney District
- MagicBand + debuts at Disneyland Resort in 2022
Speed through a crazy and exciting attraction at Disneyland Resort?
You can bet on one thing: a big reveal is often followed by another fresh surprise around the corner, and then another, and then another.
Fans of The Happiest Place on Earth will experience the same thrill of revelation with the boisterous roll-out as Thanksgiving 2021 approaches.
The first of the enchanted revelations?
It came on November 15 when the team behind Anaheim Theme Parks announced that Mickey’s Toontown would be temporarily closed in the spring of 2022 to make way for new destinations like CentTOONial Park as well as playgrounds for younger guests.
However, more announcements soon followed the Toontown News: The western part of the Downtown Disney District “…
Josh D’Amaro, Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products, announced the announcement at Destination D23: Presented by Topps, “A Fan-tastic Disney Celebration,” taking place on Saturday, November 20th at Walt Disney World.
Earl of Sandwich, the AMC theaters and other buildings east of the Disneyland Hotel will see a “reinterpretation” starting in 2022, with “an open lawn for relaxation and future events, and an even wider choice of restaurants and shopping.” . comes up.
The area will continue to serve as the western station for the monorail, the only station outside of Disneyland Park.
There was more news on November 20th, including a big announcement for MagicBand +: The popular “Wearable Tech” will be brought to Disneyland Resort, where guests will have the opportunity to make purchases. Soon, visitors will be able to buy goods and buy food and drink with one flick of the hand.
MagicBands have long been a feature at Walt Disney World, and fans on the West Coast have been debating if and when to make their Anaheim debut for some time.
For all the revelations from the weeklong fan celebration, which included announcements about Disneyland parks around the world, visit the D23 website now.