Shanghai Disneyland Splashing Summer – 2018 Details

Shanghai Disneyland’s “Splashing Summer” will keep guests cool this summer with plenty of water-filled entertainment, including the Summer Blast castle show, Duffy Pre-Parade, and a new interactive Toy Story show.

The event runs June 16 – September 2, 2018, and includes a huge range of new snack, refreshing drinks, meals, and merchandise. Check out all the details below.

Summer Blast

Summer Blast Castle Show
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The “Summer Blast” castle show returns, with new surprises and water cannons to keep guests cool and energized during the hot Chinese summer. The show boasts a large cast of performers and characters, including Maui from Moana and a giant Hank from Finding Dory.

Duffy’s Splashing Pre-Parade

Duffy and ShellieMay lead a dance procession ahead of the main Mickey’s Storybook Express parade. This year, Gelatoni and StellaLou join the fun on a brand new float spraying the crowd with water as they go.

Guest families will also join Duffy and friends in the pre-parade by riding in two grand marshal cars along the route.


  • “Summer Blast” returns with some new splashes and surprises
  • Duffy’s Splashing Pre-Parade keeps guests cool before the main parade
    • Now featuring Gelatoni and StellaLou
    • Guest families join the parade in two new grand marshal cars
  • Farmer Al’s Splash Around debuts in the new Toy Story Land, with Andy’s toys hosting an interactive water play performance
  • Cool Zones release refreshing mist around the park
  • Summer drinks:
    • StellaLou Fantasy Dreamer and Mickey honey pomelo slushes in souvenir cups
    • Toy Story Souvenir Sips and Donald’s Special Cooler
  • New Desserts:
    • Mickey marshmallow brownie
    • Olaf strawberry fruit tart at Remy’s Patisserie
  • Seasonal meals:
    • Braised seafood rice and roasted pork ribs at The Toy Box Café
    • Tomato beef brisket rice, soup noodle with prawns and salt duck leg at Wandering Moon Restaurant
  • New summer menu at Royal Banquet Hall features gourmet appetizers and entrees including lobster and a StellaLou frozen ice cake
  • Over 50 exclusive merchandise items:
    • Beach-inspired Mickey and friends range
    • Mickey sunglasses and the popular Millennial Pink Minnie sequins headband
    • Misty fans, stylish straw, and bucket-style sun hats
    • Pink Minnie UV-proof umbrella
  • All-new Duffy and friends summer merchandise line:
    • Duffy and ShellieMay summer plush
    • ShellieMay headband and foldable shopping bags
    • ShellieMay and StellaLou t-shirts

Featured photos and information from the Shanghai Disneyland press release.

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