Shanghai Disney Resort has celebrated its 5th birthday with an all-new immersive show that brought together guests, Cast Members, and Disney friends.

In a press release, the resort announced that guests visiting the resort will be able to experience “an exciting lineup of exclusive experiences that will immerse them in the infinite wonder and imagination of Disney”.

“From new celebratory decorations creating an idyllic backdrop for a picture with friends, to exciting entertainment shows, must-have merchandise, and delicious food and beverage items”.

When guests arrive at Shanghai Disney Resort, guests will be able to discover new decorations for the celebration. These include magical festivities, hidden surprises, new character costumes, and more.

“As night fell across Shanghai Disneyland, guests gathered in front of the Enchanted Storybook Castle to enjoy the premiere performance of the all-new nighttime spectacular – ILLUMINATE!”


“A Nighttime Celebration. Featuring cutting-edge technology, exciting Disney storytelling and a wholly immersive new experience throughout the Gardens of Imagination, the new show made the tallest, largest, and most interactive Disney castle in the world sparkle like never before in honor of the resort’s 5th Birthday Celebration.”

At the resort’s seven-themed lands, guests will be able to encounter magical surprises around every corner, including vouchers, prizes, and autographs.

The resort also says that “every guest will be able to discover a new surprise from the moment they step into Shanghai Disneyland as part of a 5th birthday visit”.