Top 7 Disneyland Must Do's This Summer

By Jade Monzo, Owner, Rope Drop Travel June 3, 2024

Planning a visit to Disneyland this summer??  Check out our top 7 must-do’s during your visit!

1. The next few months for Disney are all about Star Wars! Disneyland opened their new land, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on May 31st with a plethora of Star Wars experiences to help you live your own Star Wars adventures! You’ll be transported to a distant planet that is filled with unique sights, a truly immersive land. Star Wars fans will be delighted by the intriguing collections of souvenirs to buy as well as intergalactic food and beverage choices.  

Also, for a limited time, guests can enjoy a Star Wars-themed overlay that brings a galactic adventure to Space Mountain in Tomorrowland!

2. If you have superhero fans in your family make sure you head over to Hollywood Land where superheroes such as Captain Marvel, Spider-Man, Black Panther and Captain America will be set up for amazing photography shots.

3. With Pixar Pier celebrating its first anniversary in June, this summer is a great time to check out this whimsical land where you will find your favorite Pixar characters come to life. Jessie’s Critter Carousel has just been newly reimagined and Inside out Emotional Whirlwind will be opening soon!

4. The smallest members of your family will be delighted with the newest character coming for meet and greets and photo ops. Nancy Clancy from Disney Junior’s “Fancy Nancy” makes her debut outside the “Disney Junior Dance Party.”  It’s bound to be ‘tres magnifique!’

5. Both young and old will fall in love with “The Lion King" a highly theatrical, outside musical show. 

6. The captivating fireworks show “Disneyland Forever” transforms Disneyland into a magical canvas, the amazing pyrotechnics, projections and sky-high special effects will keep the whole family mesmerized. Don’t miss this show!

7. Probably one of the most iconic sights is the Disneyland castle. Guests this summer will have even more to admire when viewing the castle as it’s just gone through an extensive refurbishment. Showcasing new color tones and enhancements the Disneyland castle is bound to wow all those that see it. Make sure you leave plenty of time to get those amazing family pictures in front of this beautiful site.

Jade Monzo is the owner of Rope Drop Travel, a full-service travel agency specializing in Disney destinations. She lives with her husband and six little ones ages 8 and under. She enjoys helping with her children’s school PTO’s and all things Disney.

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