First Look At Disney’s Jollywood Event

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Walt Disney World has announced more holiday fun for this upcoming season! Disney Jollywood Nights is the newest event to come to Hollywood Studios!

As Disney gears up for the holiday season, we get a sneak peek into what’s to come for the “winter” months in Florida. Guests can get ready to enjoy the glitz and glam of Hollywood Studios, with iconic characters. Similar to other special events, this will be a separate ticket for entry. The event will be run from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on 10 select nights in November, from November 11-December 20, 2023.

Guests have the chance to get all dressed up for the holidays, and indulge in the limited event. Some things to look forward to for this holiday event are;

After-hour Access

After-hour access will be for Guests only with the event ticket. Access to some of your favorite rides and coasters like Slinky Dog Dash, Rock N’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, and more. Star Wars: Rise of Resistance will use a virtual queue. There is something extra special about being able to ride these rides, after-hours, under the stars.


Magic Shots and two new Disney PhotoPass experiences will be available throughout the event. Disney is even offering complimentary digital downloads of your Disney PhotoPass photos captured during the event are included with the price of your ticket. Guest will have the opportunity to also take photos with their favorite characters like Mickey Mouse and Friends.

Entertainment Experiences

Jollywood will offer a sing-along experience at Hyperion Theater with more details to follow. They will also offer a DJ spinning a mix of holiday tunes for the event.

Hollywood Studios event

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New Eats

Disney always introduces new sips and eats for their themed events, Jollywood is no different. Spicy Korean Chicken on a Mini Funnel Cake, sweet delights including a colorful Christmas Tree Cookie Stack, and classic cocktails and holiday beverages that can be enjoyed throughout the event.

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The holiday season in Disney World is always a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy your favorite season at the most magical place on earth. You can view more about Disney’s Jollywood Nights on the Disney Parks Blog, for more exclusive content!

About Sarahfina LoFaso

Sarahfina is an author, and adjunct professor with a passion for writing and of course, all things Disney! Cinderella is her favorite princess and movie, both the animated and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s 1997 version. In close second place is Hercules, tied with Saving Mr. Banks. Sarahfina enjoys writing about the history of Walt Disney and all the parks, along with food, dining, and resorts. Her favorite ride is the Tower of Terror, and her favorite restaurant right now is the San Angel Inn, in EPCOT. Most importantly, her must-have snack every Disney trip is the controversial turkey leg, because it reminds her of her family trips as a kid with her grandparents.