Special Event Disney Natsu Matsuri


Jul 10, 2018 ~ Sep 2, 2018

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Tokyo Disneyland will again give a Disney touch to the traditional elements of a Japanese summer festival in the special event “Disney Natsu Matsuri.”

The entertainment program “Sansui! Summer Beat,” which offers a fun and cooling experience with lots of spraying water soaking the Guests, will have elements exclusive to this summer including a Japanese festival-style arrangement of the 35th anniversary theme song.

Other programs for summer will be offered at the Disney hotels and the Disney Resort Line. Summer at Tokyo Disney Resort in the 35th anniversary year will offer a wide variety of memorable experiences for all.

Sansui! Summer Beat

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Venue: Cinderella Castle Forecourt and Parade Route around the Plaza
Duration: About 20 minutes
Performances: 3 Daily
Number of Performers: About 100, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Pluto, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy, Max, Chip, Dale, Clarice

In this season of summer festivals, Guests gather as five floats, large and small, make their way to the Castle Forecourt and Plaza. In addition to the popular Disney songs, the theme song for the Tokyo Disney Resort 35th “Happiest Celebration!” is heard in a summer festival arrangement with Japanese drums, flutes and other instruments. The Disney Friends, dressed in colorful Japanese fashion, appear on the floats and spray the Guests with water. Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and their friends take the lead, clapping rhythmically and calling out to the Guests in a lively way. The special ambience of a Disney-style Japanese summer festival reaches the heights as Guests and the Disney Friends join together in the fun.

Special Merchandise

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There will be about 60 types of items themed to Japanese summer festival. Products designed with the Disney Friends as they appear in “Sansui! Summer Beat” will include plush badges, towels and other items perfect for souvenirs and gifts. Guests will also find colorful items with designs of Chip ’n Dale, along with T-shirts, shorts, and other items that can be worn in the Park.

Note: Special merchandise will be available from July 8, 2018.

Special Menus

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Delicious treats that taste as good as they look are themed to popular snacks found at Japanese summer festivals, with a distinctive Disney touch. At Sweetheart Cafe, Guests can enjoy a sandwich shaped like grilled corn-on-the-cob, and at Restaurant Hokusai Guests ordering the special menu featuring chirashi-zushi can take home a pair of souvenir chopsticks.

Note: Special menu items will be available from July 8, 2018.


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The decorations in front of Cinderella Castle and around the Plaza, from parasols with Japanese elements in their designs to broomsticks from the Disney film Fantasia and more, will enhance the ambience of a Disney-style summer festival.
Guests will also find a photo location showing Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy playing a Japanese drum. Another photo location will feature Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck and Clarice playing Japanese flutes. Guests can pose in front of the Mickey-shaped Japanese drum for a unique keepsake photo.

All photos are concept images.
Entertainment programs are subject to change or cancellation due to inclement weather, etc.
The number of performances each day is also subject to change.
Special merchandise items are available in limited numbers and may sell out.
The contents of the menus may change and some items will only be available while the supply lasts.