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    Disneyland After Dark at Disneyland

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2020 Dates

  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020 (DL)
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 (DL)
  • Thursday, February 13, 2020 (DL)
  • Thursday, March 5, 2020 (CA)
  • Thursday, April 30, 2020 (CA)

Occasionally Disneyland will offer a paid "Disneyland After Dark" after-hours event in the park. A separate ticket purchase is required in addition to your daily park ticket or annual pass.

Disneyland After Dark events include:

  • Unlimited PhotoPass digital downloads of the event with special backdrops.
  • Rides on attractions, with minimal wait times.
  • Character meet and greets.
  • Themed photo opportunities.
  • Exclusive food and drinks sold only during the event.
  • The events run 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM, but guests with valid party tickets can enter the park at 6:00 PM.

In 2020 there are four After Dark events scheduled:

80s Nite

January 29 at Disneyland

  • “Flashback To Videopolis!” dance party.
  • “Awesome After Dark – Fireworks To The Max!” fireworks show set to 80s music.
  • Meet and greets with Disney characters of the 80s.
  • Nostalgic photo opportunities.
  • Decade-inspired decor, food, and merchandise.

Sweethearts’ Nite

February 12 and February 13 at Disneyland

  • "Love song-themed dance parties."
  • Meet and greets with Disney character couples.
  • Romantic photo opportunities.
  • Theme-appropriate decor, food and merchandise.


March 5 at Disney California Adventure

  • Various Pixar dance parties.
  • Pixar character meet and greets.
  • Exclusive Pixar photo opportunities.
  • Theme-appropriate decor, food and merchandise.

Villains Nite

April 30 at Disney California Adventure

  • "Villains Cabaret" show.
  • DJ-hosted dance parties and sing-alongs.
  • Disney villain meet and greets.
  • Villain-themed photo opportunities.
  • Theme-appropriate decor, food and merchandise.

Last updated by Guy Selga on November 26, 2019