It’s back again and just as wonderful as ever. ¡Viva Navidad! made its return this weekend for the 2017 Disney Holidays season and brings with it a familiar assortment of entertainment, dining, activities and more. Princess Elena of Avalor has also returned once more this year with her Musical Grand Arrival. All of this and more are back once more to add some spice and life to the season!

Street Party

The popular street party is back once again in all its holiday glory.


Here’s a video from last year:

Princess Elena’s Musical Grand Arrival

Character Greetings

You can meet Princess Elena of Avalor once more this year along with Mickey, Minnie, and Goofy!


Several favorites return once again this year including a Trio of Street Tacos (carne asada, carnitas, and chicken), Torta Al Pastor spiced pork sandwich, and Chicken Mole. The Pozole has returned this year however the Sopes did not.

Here’s a video from a few years ago about how Disney makes their Pozole.

Disney ¡Viva Navidad! at Paradise Pier – Outdoor Vending Menu

  • Elote – Street-style corn with mayonnaise, parmesan cheese and tajin
  • Horchata – Sweet rice beverage with a hint of vanilla and cinnamon
  • Jamaica – Traditional slightly sweetened hibiscus tea
  • Chicharrón – Puffed wheat wagon wheel, tapatio and lime wedges
  • Strawberry Paleta – Fresa (strawberry) fruit bar

See it for Yourself!

You can experience the Disney Holidays now through January 8, 2017. At Disney California Adventure you will find the return of the Festival of Holidays, Viva Navidad, and “World of Color – Season of Light.” Plus, at Disneyland you can see a roster of familiar favorites returning once more including ‘A Christmas Fantasy’ Parade, Sleeping Beauty’s Winter Castle, ‘it’s a small world’ Holiday, and ‘Believe … in Holiday Magic’ Fireworks Spectacular.