Lunar New Year Celebration at California Adventure


January 17 - February 9, 2020




The Lunar New New Year celebration at Disney California Adventure is a tribute to the time-honored traditions, festivities and ceremonies of this multi-cultural occasion. The Paradise Gardens area comes to life with food and entertainment.



During the Lunar New Year celebration, Paradise Garden Grill converts to a menu that celebrates a broad range of Asian cultures. In addition, four new marketplaces highlight the cuisines of Asia. Purchase a Sip and Savor Pass for for a better value.



  • Paradise Garden Grill
    • Whole Fried Tilapia - Served family-style for 2 with citrus chili vinaigrette, house-made soup, steamed rice, and vegetables [$24.99]
    • Plant-based Orange Tempeh - Crispy tempeh with steamed rice and stir-fried vegetables consisting of red onion, red pepper, broccoli, mushroom, and baby corn tossed in orange sauce topped with green onion and sesame seeds [$12.49]
    • Korean Grilled Chicken - Grilled chicken with a sweet chili glaze served with steamed rice and kimchi topped with chopped green onion [$12.99]
    • Banh Mi - Crispy baguette with grilled marinated pork belly, pickled daikon and carrots, sliced cucumber, slided jalapeno, cilantro, and seasoned mayonaisse [$11.99]
    • Mango Mousse - Mango glazed passion fruit and mango compote with vanilla sponge cake [$4.79]
    • Tiger Asian Lager [$9.25]
    • Kloud Original Gravity Lager [$9.25]
    • Original Blossom Cocktail [$12.00]
    • Almond Milk Iced Tea [$4.99]
    • Almond Milk Iced Tea with Honey Popping Pearls [$5.49]



  • Lucky 8 Lantern
    • Shrimp Fried Rice with Garlic-Bacon Edamame [$8.00]
    • Smoked Beef Bulgogi Short Rib on Rice Cake and Green Onion Salad [$8.25]
    • Mandarin Orange-Green Tea Tart [$5.50]
    • Peach Sojito [$13.00]
    • Hitachino Nest Beer [$14.25]




  • Prosperity Bao & Buns
    • Char Siu Pork Bao - Chinese BBQ pork with pickled red onions and jalapeno [$8.00]
    • Mickey Chinese Hot Dog Bun [$7.00]
    • Mango-Pineapple Pastry [$5.50]
    • Lychee-Grapefruit GIn Spritzer [$13.00]
    • Kloud Original Gravity Lager [$10.00]




  • Longevity Noodle Co.
    • Chicken Meatballs and Lo Mein Noodles with Cabbage Salad and Apple-Ginger Sauce [$7.50]
    • Vegetable Egg Roll and Chilled Sesame-Garlic Noodles with Cilantro-Cashew Sauce and Toasted Peanuts [$7.00]
    • Black Sesame Mochi Donut [$6.00]
    • Viatnamese Cold Brew [$6.50]
    • Tsingtao Lager [$10.00]




  • Red Dragon Spice Traders
    • Firecracker Three Cup Chicken Wings [$7.50]
    • Shrimp & Ginger Dumplings [$8.25]
    • Purple Yam Macaron with Creme Fraiche [$5.50]
    • Honey Lime Green Tea [$6.00]
    • Bourbon Honey Lime Green Tea [$13.00]
    • Bottle Logic Hanamachi [$11.00]






During Lunar New Year, live performers and musicians perform throughout the area!



Several times a day, Mulan's Lunar New Year Procession makes its way into the area, with the traditional dragon, dancers, drummers, and martial artists, plus a special appearance by the Mickey and Minnie for the Year of the Mouse.



The Paradise Garden Bandstand features several performers on a rotating basis, including Melody of China, a group that uses traditional instruments.


Each evening, Hurry Home - A Lunar New Year Celebration will take place on Paradise Bay before World of Color.




Paradise Gardens is also home to several fun activities, including a chance to learn more about Asian cultures or meet some of your favorite Disney characters, including Mickey, Minnie, Mulan, Pluto, and the Three Little Pigs.



Mulan, Mushu and more are dressed in their Lunar New Year best to celebrate and pose for pictures with you.


Nearby, calligraphy artists show off their skills and younger guests can color and a paper lantern fan.


Finally, you add your wish for the New Year to the Wishing Wall.