The time is now! From 31st March until 31st May, join the Team Pirates or the Team Princesses as Disneyland Paris gets taken over by shows offering a swashbuckling adventure or a sparkling ball.

The season takes place throughout Disneyland Park with the highlight being an immersive show on Central Plaza with over a hundred performers including a range of Disney Pirates and Princesses.This guide is your companion to this new and exciting season.

Disney Pirate or Princess: Make Your Choice!

Team Pirates during the Festival of Pirates and Princesses at Disneyland Paris

The highlight of the season is the Disney Pirate or Princess: Make your choice! show. This immersive 360 degree spectacular takes place on Central Plaza four times a day.

This is where you will be able to join the team of either Pirates or Princesses and dance along with your favourite Disney characters.

Additionally, on the way to Central Plaza each team will make a show stop at either Main Street USA (at Walt’s: An American Restaurant) and at the Castle Stage. These shows last around 10 minutes and allow you to cheer on your team before the big battle!

Characters in Team Pirates include: Peter Pan, Wendy, Hook, Smee, Jake, Minnie.

Characters in Team Princess include: Ariel, Aurora, Moana, Merida, Jasmine, Cinderella, Belle, Rapunzel and Mickey.

  • Main Street USA, Central Plaza, Royal Castle Stage
  • 11:00 / 12:10 / 14:50 / 16:00

Hoist the Flag Mateys!

Hoist the Flag Matey's at Disneyland Paris

Join Captain Jack Sparrow as he trains new pirate recruits six times a day at the Pirate Galleon in Adventureland. This fun interactive show allows children to train as a pirate through a series of games and challenges.

  • Pirate Galleon, Adventureland (Enter by Skull Rock)
  • 12:40 / 13:30 / 14:20 / 16:40 / 17:30 / 18:20

Princess Promenade

Princess Promenade, Sophia the First and Elena of Avalor at Disneyland Paris

Four times a day, join Elena of Avalor and Sophia the First as they parade around Central Plaza to see all their royal guests.

  • Central Plaza, Main Street USA
  • 10:30 / 11:40 / 14:20 / 15:30

Royal Snacks and Buccaneering Treats

For the Festival of Pirates and Princesses, Disneyland Paris have created a range of tasty treats on sale around the resort.

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Pirates and Princess Festival officially launched at the Palais Garner in Paris!

Disneyland Paris offered a sneak peak of the new Pirates and Princess festival at the Palais Garnier at Disneyland Paris for the press and a variety of celebrities. The evening, in an extravagant location, also provided a small sample of the show that we can expect to see on Central Plaza during the season.

2 princess dresses revealed!

Jasmine and Belle’s Pirates and Princess festival dresses have been announced by Disneyland Paris.

Belle's dress for the Pirates and Princess festival
Jasmine's dress for the Pirates and Princess festival
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Festival of Princess and Pirates Press Release

The Festival of Pirates and Princesses at Disneyland® Paris from 31 March to 31 May 2018.

All fairy tales start with the words “Once upon a time”. How the rest unfolds is up to Disneyland® Paris guests; this spring, guests can choose their side—Pirates or Princesses! Guests can experience shows and attractions, meet Disney Characters, have their faces painted, get dressed up and enjoy a variety of entertainment at Disneyland Park.

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From the 2018/19 Disneyland Paris Brochure: 

Are you a princess or arrrrrr you a pirate?

Choose princess and you’ll be swept of on an enchantingly royal fairy tale with the likes of Cinderella, Moana and Belle. Choose pirate and you’ll set sail on a swashbuckling adventure with a crew of Disney Characters including Captain Hook, Peter Pan and Mr Smee. With the chance to meet your heroes, dress up*, and immerse yourself in a brand new street sensation, this is a sparkly 25th Anniversary surprise you won’t want to miss.