ANAHEIM, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2011) â€“ Mickey Mouse celebrates the holidays with a cartoon-style Christmas tree this season as new dÃ©cor adds merriment to Mickeyâ€™s Toontown for the 2011 holidays at Disneyland Resort. The holidays shine brightly throughout the resort from Nov. 14, 2011, through Jan. 8 2012, as guests create memories for a lifetime. View attachment 9697 Those holiday memories might even appear in the nightly â€œThe Magic, The Memories, and You!â€ show on the faÃ§ade of â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ in Disneyland park. A new segment of the show, specially added for the season, features a musical score filled with favorite holiday tunes and images of resort guests celebrating their holiday visits. As the presentation unfolds, the faÃ§ade of â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ Holiday is frozen in ice, decorated with wreaths and candy canes, wrapped in Christmas paper, and even turned into a giant snow globe. This new segment appears in â€œThe Magic, The Memories and You!â€ beginning Friday, Nov. 18. View attachment 9696 Nearby, in Mickeyâ€™s Toontown, the centerpiece of the new holiday dÃ©cor is an 18-foot cartoon-style Christmas tree in front of Toontown City Hall. Sculpted garlands and wreaths adorn the Toontown gazebo and add holiday cheer to the Gag Warehouse. The personal Christmas trees in the front yards of Mickeyâ€™s and Minnieâ€™s houses also carry the â€œtoonâ€ theme. On Main Street, U.S.A., Disneyland welcomes back the traditional, 60-foot-tall Christmas tree that is a popular guest photo location. In Disney California Adventure park, guests are treated to a jolly seasonal addition to the â€œWorld of Colorâ€ nighttime water spectacular. This holiday season, Lanny and Wayne, Santaâ€™s techno-savvy elves from the â€œPrep & Landingâ€ holiday specials, appear in a â€œWorld of Colorâ€ sequence. Disneyland Resort also welcomes back all the guest favorites for the holidays. Among the popular offerings are â€œA Christmas Fantasyâ€ parade, the nightly snowfall on Main Street, U.S.A, and special holiday versions of â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ and Haunted Mansion. In Fantasyland, holiday guests will find the traditional snowdrifts and icicles adorning Sleeping Beautyâ€™s Winter Castle. After dark, a sensational holiday lighting and special-effects show carries the magic of the holidays from the castle all the way to the Christmas tree in Town Square. The 60-foot-tall Disneyland Christmas tree is specially designed to present a nightly holiday light show like no other with more than 62,000 energy-efficient LED lights. View attachment 9699 The Sleeping Beautyâ€™s Winter Castle presentation unfolds throughout the evening in three acts, each of them featuring a touch of winter snow on Main Street, U.S.A. The finale of the show includes the legendary â€œBelieve â€¦ in Holiday Magicâ€ fireworks show, which takes guests on a journey of sights and sounds of the season and ends with a touching rendition of â€œWhite Christmas,â€ along with a climactic snowfall swirling down on Main Street, U.S.A., â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ Mall and New Orleans Square. â€œA Christmas Fantasyâ€ parade has become a holiday tradition in Disneyland. Guests enjoy watching as Disney characters celebrate the magic of the season, wrapping gifts, baking holiday treats and preparing for the arrival of Santa Claus, who shouts a jolly greeting to spectators along the parade route. Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse even take to the ice for some skating fun. View attachment 9698 At The Disney Gallery on Main Street, U.S.A., in Disneyland, a display of vintage and new art celebrating Walt Disneyâ€™s love of railroading will premiere during the holiday season. â€œAll Aboard for A Grand Circle Tour of the Trains of Disney!â€ will survey Disney trains from the classic Disneyland Railroad to such historic routes as Natureâ€™s Wonderland and the Carolwood-Pacific circuit that operated in Disneyâ€™s backyard in Holmby Hills, California. Themed entertainment, sparkling decorations and tasty treats add festive warmth to holiday fun at both Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. Also, guests may book guided holiday tours that provide entry into â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ Holiday and Haunted Mansion Holiday, reserved seating for the Disneyland â€œA Christmas Fantasyâ€ parade, a keepsake remembrance and entertaining information about the history behind Disneyland holiday traditions. For information and reservations guests may visit Disneyland City Hall or call (714) 781-4565 View attachment 9700 Returning holiday favorites at Disneyland park include: â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ Holiday becomes a worldwide celebration of the season, boasting more than 300,000 glittering lights on its facade. Also nightly on the faÃ§ade is â€œThe Magic, The Memories and You!â€ show with its new holiday sequence. Haunted Mansion Holiday presents a madcap celebration as the traditions of Halloween and Christmas collide. The ghoulish but well-meaning Jack Skellington from the film â€œTim Burtonâ€™s The Nightmare Before Christmasâ€ has come to Haunted Mansion to transform it with his skewed vision of the holidays. Santa Claus and his reindeer return to greet Disneyland guests at Santaâ€™s Reindeer Round-up in Big Thunder Ranch, Frontierland. Kids and their families chat with St. Nick and see real reindeer grazing in a corral. Disney California Adventure celebrates the season with fanciful park-wide decorations and lively entertainment. The parkâ€™s newest attraction, The Little Mermaid ~ Arielâ€™s Undersea Adventure, is specially decorated for the holidays, along with its Paradise Pier neighbors, the Boardwalk Pizza & Pasta and Paradise Garden Grill restaurants. â€œa bugâ€™s landâ€ transforms as Flik and his bug buddies spread giant Christmas lights and oversized ornaments throughout their realm. The holiday scene along the Paradise Bay boardwalk includes a beautifully decorated Christmas tree and lampposts decorated with seasonal wreaths. Santa Claus greets guests in a specially decorated gazebo on the boardwalk near Arielâ€™s Grotto on Paradise Pier. Guests in Disney California Adventure wonâ€™t want to miss the park entertainment. In addition to â€œWorld of Color,â€ with special holiday guests Lanny and Wayne from â€œPrep & Landing,â€ the â€œElecTRONicaâ€ nighttime street party in Hollywood Pictures Backlot transports guests of all ages â€œon the gridâ€ and into the environment of the Walt Disney Pictures feature, â€œTRON: Legacy.â€ Also part of the regular Disney California Adventure lineup: A new Disney California Adventure street show, â€œPhineas and Ferbâ€™s Rockinâ€™ Rollinâ€™ Dance Partyâ€ invites guests of all ages to â€œseize the day,â€ dancing and singing on Paradise Pier with the Disney Channelâ€™s inventive animated boy geniuses. Also on tap are the energetic â€œdance-offâ€ competition of â€œDisney Dance Crewâ€ on the Backlot Stage in Hollywood Pictures Backlot, and the rock concert-style â€œDisney Channel Rocks,â€ featuring music from Disney Channel movies and series, performed on the Palisades Stage in Paradise Park, alongside Paradise Bay lagoon. In Blue Sky Cellar at Golden Vine Winery, the Imagineersâ€™ workshop offers guests a preview of whatâ€™s coming to Disney California Adventure, including Buena Vista Street and Cars Land in 2012. Guests along Paradise Pier in Disney California Adventure also may enjoy the new Little Mermaid ~ Arielâ€™s Undersea Adventures and Goofyâ€™s Sky School attractions, along with such favorite as Toy Story Mania!, Silly Symphony Swings, California Screaminâ€™ and Mickeyâ€™s Fun Wheel Holiday shopping at Disneyland Resort offers an array of merchandise available exclusively at Resort theme parks and the Downtown Disney district. Along with ornaments, holiday-themed Mickey Mouse ears, jewelry and the celebrated Disneyland handmade candy canes, guests discover a new line of edgy and stylish designs featuring The Muppets on clothing, vinylmation and decorative skate decks. Disneyland Resort hotels join in the holiday merriment with twinkling lights and ornaments, special entertainment and holiday dining. Expanded hours at both Disneyland Resort theme parks extend the fun.