From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Anthony Armenia
For those who don’t know, Lunar New Year is an annual tradition
celebrated around the world, celebrating the celestial journey of the sun and
the moon toward another year. Each year is represented by a different animal
that repeats every 12 years!
This year is the Year of the Ox and we are celebrating with a look
at how you can join in on the festivities and enhance your Lunar New Year look
with new products around the world:
No Lunar New Year would be complete without some festive outfits and accessories featuring favorite characters! Available at Walt Disney World Resort and the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort, the latest headband and spirit jersey featuring the vibrant color of Lunar New Year recently hit shelves along with other themed products. Select items from this collection are also available on shopDisney.com.
And for those of you visiting the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort, take the celebration to the skies with this adorable balloon straight from Shanghai Disney Resort!
Available at shopDisney.com,
Disney stores around the world, Walt Disney World Resort, Hong Kong Disneyland
Resort, Shanghai Disney Resort and the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland
Resort, dress up your Disney nuiMOs plush with adorable new outfits inspired by
Lunar New Year with this elegant ensemble!
You can find Disney nuiMOs, Tsum Tsum plush, red envelopes and Chinese-style jackets at Kingdom Gifts in the Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel and online at HongKongDisneyland.com for a local self-pick-up. I don’t know about you, but I’m obsessed with just about anything featuring ‘Olu Mel!
Over at Shanghai Disney Resort, the 2021 Spring Festival
celebration brings not one, but two new merchandise collections! The 2021
Spring Festival Mickey and Friends Collection includes popular items like the Gelatoni
fish hat, and an adorable Mickey family fortune set while the new Duffy and
Friends Collection includes Spring Festival costumes featuring ornamental koi
fish, longevity peaches, gold ingots and other traditional details!
For fans of Kate Spade, I bring good news! Kate Spade New York has
collaborated with Disney to bring the iconic Clarabelle Cow and friends
characters to life in an assortment of ready to wear handbags, small leather
goods and accessories. The collection is now available in Kate Spade New York
stores around the globe and online at katespade.com.
Stay tuned to the Disney Parks Blog this week for some other Lunar New Year surprises! Happy ‘牛’ Year!