Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Starts March 2017 at Hong Kong Disneyland


Tokyo Disney Resort isn’t the only Disney Resort in Asia to celebrate the springtime. “Disney Friends Springtime Carnival” starts March 16, until May 28, 2017, at Hong Kong Disneyland! This character-centric event has over 100 characters in various forms of appearance during this celebration. Not only that, but there are various spring-themed and Beauty and the Beast merchandise (including Duffy, ShellieMay, and Gelatoni), and food!

Let’s take a look at what’s offered this spring at Hong Kong Disneyland! Plan your trip to Hong Kong Disneyland with our Ultimate Guide, including how to score discount tickets, best attractions, what to eat, and where to stay!

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival

All New Springtime Processional

Details for what’s in store for the characters this spring!

Over 30 Disney Friends garbed in spring colors, including Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy, Duffy and ShellieMay, will be joined by over 40 dancers in the high-energy and fun-filled Disney Friends Springtime Processional.

The park will also present Disney Friends of the Month, during which many Disney characters will make their debut in the park.

Fantasy Gardens will also have a makeover and become the Disney Friends Springtime Garden, featuring Winnie the Pooh, Bambi and other Disney Friends in all of the garden’s whimsical corners.

Likewise, more than 80 character-themed eggs featuring many new faces can be discovered in the park, bringing even more springtime surprises to guests.

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Eggs Castle

Beauty and the Beast Merchandise

To celebrate the release of the new movie, a number of new Beauty and the Beast items are coming to Hong Kong Disneyland — including Pandora!

To mark the arrival of the eagerly anticipated live-action “Beauty and the Beast” movie, a host of themed activities will be introduced during the spring. Little princesses can put on the newly designed Belle princess dresses and meet both Belle and the Beast in the park, while a new collection of themed merchandise will also be available. The new PANDORA “Beauty and the Beast” collection will surely be must-haves for guests this season.

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Beauty and the Beast Merchandise

Tea Time & Exclusive Merchandise

A Duffy-themed spring-time set is available at the Main Street Cafe along with a number of exclusive merchandise in the park!

From the Duffy & Friends Springtime Afternoon Tea in Main Street Corner Cafe Hosted by Coca-Cola® to the sweet treats at Market House Bakery, an enticing feast of 55 seasonal sweet and savory delicacies and beverages inspired by Disney characters will be served in the park and resort hotels. Meanwhile, Disney’s Hollywood Hotel will be hosting an all-new “Chef Mickey Family Sunday” Dinner Buffet and Cupcake Activity, where young guests and their families can enjoy a Sunday dinner buffet and take part in a fun cupcake decorating activity at Chef Mickey.

In addition, parks stores will be filled with a dazzling range of seasonal mementoes, with 130 all-new items for guests to pick up. Hotel rooms can even be themed with Springtime Egg-stravaganza decorations to celebrate the splendor of spring.

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Tea Time Set

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Merchandise

Cupcake Decorating

The all-new Disney Friends Springtime Carnival will bring a spring to guests’ steps this March when they visit Hong Kong Disneyland! Throughout the entire spring period, from March to May, Disney’s Hollywood Hotel will be hosting an all-new “Chef Mickey Family Sunday” Dinner Buffet and Cupcake Activity, where young guests and their families can enjoy a Sunday dinner buffet at Chef Mickey and take part in a fun cupcake decorating activity! It is the perfect chance for parent-child bonding and also lets young guests showcase their creativity. Make sure to also keep an eye out for Chef Mickey, who will be greeting guests during dinner.

Guests who book a Sunday dinner buffet at Chef Mickey on designated dates through the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Service Center hotline at 3510-5000 will be able to take part in the activity for free. During the dinner buffet, children aged 3 to 11 and their parents can take part in the cupcake decorating activity, where each group (comprising one adult and one child) will be able to make two delicious cupcakes!

To mark the arrival of the eagerly anticipated live-action “Beauty and the Beast” movie, the cupcake activity will have a Belle and the Beast theme in March and early April. This will be followed by Duffy and ShellieMay theme—popular with children and adults alike—until the end of May. There are a total of 11 dates available from March 19 to May 28, with six sessions a day. Each session can accommodate 12 adults and 12 children.

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Cupcakes Beauty and the Beast

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Cupcakes Duffy

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating Details

Dates:

  • March 19, 26
  • April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • May 7, 14, 21, 28

Time:

  • 18:00 to 21:40 (20 minutes per session, six sessions a day)

Venue:

  • Chef Mickey at Disney’s Hollywood Hotel

Target guests:

  • Guests aged 3 to 11 during the buffet dinner at Chef Mickey
  • Each young guest must be accompanied by an adult guest aged 18 or above

Activity details:

  • Eligible guests will be invited to join one complimentary Cupcake Activity session during the buffet. Each group (comprising one adult and one child) will make two cupcakes.

Cupcake theme:

  • Belle and the Beast from “Beauty and the Beast” (March 19 to April 2)
  • Duffy and ShellieMay (April 9 to May 28)

Participant number:

  • A maximum of 12 adults and 12 children in each session (Places are limited, and offered on a first-come-first-served basis)

Enrollment: Call the service hotline at 3510-5000 for reservations or inquiries.

Chef Mickey Dinner Buffet hours:

  • Session: 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. (two hours per seating)
  • Prices: HK$498 /adult and HK$338 /child
  • *10% service charge applies

Hong Kong Disneyland Disney Friends Springtime Carnival Cupcakes

Magic Access Member “Bring a Friend” Offer

From now to July 14, 2017, Magic Access Members can bring a friend to join in the “Disney Friends Springtime Carnival” for a special admission price of HK$389 per guest (a saving of HK$200) with the Magic Access Member “Bring a Friend” Offer.

Information and photos provided by Disney Magical Kingdom Blog and Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. All images © Hong Kong Disneyland Resort.

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