Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite

Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite

Get ready to party hardy! Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite is happening at Disneyland park January 29 from 9 pm to 1 am. With exclusive, after-park hours access, you’ll experience unique entertainment, special food, one-of-a-kind photo opportunities, collectible merchandise and more—all themed to this radically fun decade. So get out your leg warmers, cut off sweatshirts, and put your hair in a side-ponytail for this throwback bash!

Here’s why you should totally be there:

Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite

Limited-Time Food

Eat like the ‘80s and savor a special menu of tasty, decade-inspired bites and sips. Fantabulous dishes include the Sloppy Joe Specialty Burger at Red Rose Taverne and Radical Rib Sandwich at Galactic Grill. For treats, indulge in a Peanut Butter Pieces Churro while sipping on The Wagon-ade.

Photo Opportunities

Step into immersive photo backdrops with nostalgic themes, such as “TRON,” “Mousercise,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Oliver & Company” and more! Guests will also receive unlimited digital downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the event.

Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite


Head to the Fantasyland Theatre and boogie to the decade’s hottest hits! The limited-time return of Videopolis—Disneyland’s classic music video dance party—celebrates the ‘80s with a VJ playing the ultimate collection of music videos from the era.

“Awesome After Dark – Fireworks To The Max!” fireworks show

Disneyland After Dark kicks off with a glittering, high-energy spectacle! Nighttime fireworks are “totally wicked” as the iconic ‘80s themes take to the sky.

“Totally Minnie – You’re on DTV Video Shoot”

Bust a move and groove on over to the Tomorrowland Stage for a dance party with Minnie and friends!Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite

“Throwback” character encounters

See favorite Disney friends of yesteryear, including Ariel, Roger Rabbit, friends from DuckTales and others!

After-hour access to attractions

Ride popular attractions in Disneyland park with less time waiting in line! You’ll also have mix-in access to the park starting at 6 p.m.

Why You Should Totally Attend Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite


Pick up a bevy of hot event items, including apparel, a commemorative Videopolis pin and tumbler!

Hurry and get your tickets to this most excellent event! Visit Disneyland.com for tickets and more info.

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