What to Expect at Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite at Disneyland

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No duh, the place place to be if you are around Disneyland on January 29 is Disneyland After Dark: 80s Nite. Put your hammer pants on, crimp your hair, find all your neon and tie that shirt to the side because it’s going to be a totally phat time.

This extra ticketed event, takes place January 29 from 9p.m. to 1 a.m. at Disneyland Park and there will be entertainment, exclusive food, unique photo opportunities, merch and more. Let’s celebrate the best (and worst) of the 80s and jump right in.

A special menu of tasty, decade-inspired bites and sips

Exclusive food will be available to celebrate this unique event.  Totally tubulur 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 Backgrounds

In addition to unique character meet and greets there will also be some rad photo backdrops to take advantage of. From Mousercise, The Little Mermaid, Oliver & Company and Tron, there will plenty of chances to show off that radical 80s outfit.


Videopolis—Disneyland’s classic music video dance party


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

We will kick off Disneyland After Dark with a glittering, high-energy spectacle! Nighttime fireworks are “totally choice” as we take iconic ‘80s themes 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!

“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.


From virbant 80s style shirts for him and her there is a also a neon tumbler and of course a limited edition pin you can snag to commemorate this totally rad event.

There are a limited number of tickets available so snag yours soon! Visit Disneyland.com for tickets and more information. Parking fees are not included in the ticket price.

*The number of tickets available are limited and valid only for the specific event date and hours. Parking fees are not included in the ticket price.  Tickets can be purchased online, at Disney Desk locations in participating Good Neighbor Hotels, or by calling (714) 781-4636 until the day before the event, or at any Disneyland® Resort Ticket Booth.  Limit eight (8) tickets per person, and no discounts apply. Tickets not required for Guests ages 2 and under. Tickets are non-transferable, non-refundable and may not be resold. Costumes are subject to Disney guidelines and should not be obstructive or offensive; please check special event costume guidelines at https://disneyland.disney.go.com/faq/parks/dress/ for restrictions.  Offer and event elements are subject to restrictions, change or cancellation without notice.


(Source: Disney Parks Blog, all photos from Disney)

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