It's official: the rumored expansion of the Sleeping Beauty Winter Castle snow and lighting effects will extend throughout Main Street, U.S.A. this year, and "it's a small world" officially opens November 21, according to a Disneyland Resort Press Release:
Abundance of fall fun at Disneyland Resort as new shows and attractions enhance traditional Halloween and holiday seasons
The Christmas holiday season gets underway on Friday, Nov. 21, when the traditional “A Christmas Fantasy” daily parade and “Believe … in Holiday Magic” fireworks make their seasonal debuts. The towering Christmas tree appears on Main Street, U.S.A., and the décor and nighttime show surrounding Sleeping Beauty’s Winter Castle will be will be more spectacular than ever. The lights and effects that appear after dark extend into Disneyland Central Plaza, down Main Street, U.S.A., and to the Christmas tree at Town Square for a sparkling transformation that sets the scene for “Believe … In Holiday Magic” fireworks with their magical snowfall finale.
Additional holiday highlights include the return, Nov. 21, of the “it’s a small world” holiday attraction, celebrating holiday traditions around the world. Guests will visit Santa Claus throughout the season at Santa’s Reindeer Round-up in Big Thunder Ranch, and those looking for a unique experience may book time with a guide for Disney’s Holiday tours.
The press release also announces official open dates for Pixie Hollow (October 28), the Walt Disney Imagineering Blue Sky Cellar (October 20), and High School Musical 3: Right Here! Right Now! (October 24). More at the link: Disneyland Resort Newsroom: ABUNDANCE OF FALL FUN AT DISNEYLAND RESORT AS NEW SHOWS AND ATTRACTIONS ENHANCE TRADITIONAL HALLOWEEN AND HOLIDAY SEASONS