Just over a year after Disneyland Paris opened the first Toy Story themed land, Hong Kong Disneyland is putting the final touches on theirs.
Last Thursday, Hong Kong Disneyland confirmed that the first phase of its major expansion will be ready in mid-November.
Toy Story Land will be the first of three original themed areas that are increasing Hong Kong Disneyland’s physical footprint by 23%. Still in the early stages of construction, Grizzly Gulch and Mystic Point are scheduled to open in the next one to two years.
“The expansion project is our largest growth phase since our opening, with three new unique areas and countless new experiences on the way in the coming two years. We are proud to host Asia’s only Toy Story Land, which will bring the global blockbuster movie to life. It is a true demonstration of Disney’s legacy of storytelling, constantly creating new and unique experiences for our guests,” said Andrew Kam, Managing Director, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort.
Much like Disneyland Paris’ Toy Story Playland, Hong Kong’s will feature RC Racer, Toy Soldier Parachute drop, and the Slinky Dog Spin.
View photos from Hong Kong Disneyland’s Toy Story Playland construction
“We’re bringing these cherished stories from the big screen to reality. It will be a place where our Guests will be transformed into toys themselves and get the chance to meet and play with their favorite Toy Story characters, including Woody, Jessie, the Toy Soldiers, Rex and more,” said Kelly Willis, Creative Director, Walt Disney Imagineering Hong Kong. “Toy Story Land will be a high-spirited and colorful place where Guests can feel free to let their imagination run wild and have fun.”
To prepare for the Toy Story Land opening, the Park has launched travel trade events in 16 Asian cities. These will give travel trade partners a sneak peek of the new themed land and help them prepare travel packages so their clients will be among the first Hong Kong Disneyland guests to experience the brand new Toy Story Playland.
View photos of Disneyland Paris Toy Story Playland
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