On Tuesday, December 24, both Disneyland Resort parks in California are expected to be crowded. Christmas and the days surrounding it are some of the busiest of the year. If you go try to arrive early and expect to wait in long lines.
On Christmas Eve Disneyland Park will open at 8:00am, and it will remain open until midnight. A Christmas Fantasy Parade will take place at 2:00pm and again at 5:30pm. Fantasmic! Will also be held twice. The first show will be at 9:00pm and the second will be at 10:30pm. “Believe... In Holiday Magic” Fireworks Spectacular will be held in the skies over the park at 9:30pm.
Disney California Adventure Park will have an Extra Magic Hour on December 24 at 7:00am. It will open to the public at 8:00am, and will remain open until 11:00pm. Pixar Play Parade will run at 4:30pm. World of Color will be held twice on Christmas Eve; at 9:00pm and again at 10:15pm.