Stitch & Friends Summer Hangout
June 11 to August 29, 2010
This summer, Stitch and his new Disney friends are hosting the biggest-ever summer party at Hong Kong Disneyland! From June 11 to August 29, 2010, the Park will be spreading Summer fun across the whole Resort at “Stitch & Friends Summer Hangout”. A variety of interactive mini-parties will also be awaiting Guests at every corner of the Park, including Stitch and Friends Summer Surprise, Buzz Lightyear Intergalactic Party, Adventureland Oasis Party and Fantasyland Play Party. Two all-new cool Summer Lounges have also been launchedfor those who would love to chill out.
“Last year, our Guests had so much fun with Stitch and he’s coming back bigger than ever,” said Frederick Chan, Director of Marketing, Hong Kong Business, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. “He has even invited more new friends to join him this year, creating unlimited fun and surprises for our Guests. From energetic and exciting activities to cool and relaxing Summer Lounges, there are so many ways for our Guests to spend a memorable Summer with friends and families.”
Over 20 Disney friends will be featured at the “Stitch and Friends Summer Surprise”. The fun-loving Stitch along with seven of his invited new friends, will greet Guests at the forecourt of the Sleeping Beauty Castle every day. Besides the very popular Lilo from “Lilo & Stitch”, Woody & Jessie from “Toy Story”, Pinocchio from the movie “Pinocchio”, and Rafiki from “Lion King”, it also includes some first-timers to meet Guests and take photos at the Park, including Mr. & Mrs. Incredible and Frozone from “The Incredibles”, Genie, Jasmine and Aladdin from the movie “Aladdin”, Sulley from “Monsters Inc”, and Carl & Russell from “UP”. Be prepared to meet with a different set of Disney friends each day!
Space hero Buzz Lightyear and his adorable Space Rangers will host Buzz Lightyear Intergalactic Party at Tomorrowland. A live D.J. will be playing the hippest tunes throughout the day and interacting with Guests. Remember to capture your best poses at the Little Green Men Photo Zone. Guests may also take their funniest pictures at the Disney Friends Photo Makeover. These photos will be posted on the TV screen in Tomorrowland or on Facebook.
Don’t miss the Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters Playoffs to compete for the title of space cadet champion. From 1pm to 5pm daily, the highest level achieved every hour will be announced on the outdoor plasma screens and Buzz Lightyear will hold a ceremony to award the space cadet champion of the day.
Guests should also join Terk and Timon to enjoy some adventurous jungle fun at the Adventureland Oasis Party. Do not be shy; perform the limbo dance with high-energy tropical music along with jungle drummers in Jungle Boogie Fun during the day. In the evening, the partyintensifies with the fun of Wild Rhythms as fire knife dancers showcasing exciting performances of the South Seas. Remember to visit Goofy in his favorite wetsuit as he gets wet and wild at the Liki Tikis!
Minnie Mouse and her friends are making this summer even more colorful and magical at Fantasyland Play Party. A series of interactive summertime games are prepared for everyone. Get ready to soak in the sunlight and play beach ball with Pluto, learn how to hula hoop with Minnie Mouse or create giant bubbles with Donald or Daisy.
Hong Kong Disneyland has specially invited Team Sandtastic, an award-winning group of sand sculpture artists from Sarasota, Florida, to create three Disney-themed sand sculptures. Each formed of over 150 tonne of sand, the sand sculptures will be crafted under the themes of “Classic Disney Friends”; “Toy Story”; and “Disney Princesses” and displayed in different time throughout the Summer.
For those who want to relax, they can visit the all-new Starliner Diner iCafe and Hang Loose Camp,both presented by furniture brand Agio, at Tomorrowland and Adventureland respectively. For HK$88 each, Guests can enjoy the special relaxing zones serving ice-cold beverages and summer menus.
At the Starliner Diner iCafe, guests can stay connected online with free Wi-Fi network, as well as trying out the new iPad computers installed with the coolest games and applications. At the Hang Loose Camp, which is located next to the Riverview Café, Guests will be treated to a free sample of OasisTM hydrating treatment from skincare brand H2O Plus upon meal purchase, or instantly cool down with a refreshing spray of H2O Plus Oasis Mist TM available from Fridays to Sundays.
It’s all about making new friends this summer with the Stitch & Friends Collect and Trade Game. The Park is launching more than 20 unique collectable Disney Character trading cards that will be distributed in the Park; giving everyone the opportunity to make new friends and collect the full set.
Returning by popular demand, Stitch will once again lead the Stitch’s Summer Dance Bash with his friends; Mr. Incredible, Genie, Ariel and Goofy for a high energy dance party on Main Street U.S.A. Join the laughter as everyone does Stitch’s signature “626 Dance” or plays beach volleyball. Guests can also soak up the summer fun and cool down by joining Mickey and his friends for the Mickey’s WaterWorks Parade.
What’s more? There are over 80 new summer merchandise items featuring Ice Cream World Stitch, ranging from t-shirts, accessories, toys, stationery; take these cool souvenirs home to keep you smiling all summer long! Hong Kong Disneyland is also supporting summer football fever with a series of football-themed merchandise for football fans!
For the best chill out moments with friends and family, all new summer-themed menus are also available throughout the Park. Do not miss the opportunity to meet Stitch while enjoying your delicious poolside buffet at the Stitch and Friends International Luau, Sunset Terrace, Disney’s Hollywood Hotel.
From now until August 31, 2010, enjoy the lip-smacking feast in the Park with a 3-in-1 Meal Coupon for just HK$98 at Starliner Diner, Comet Cafe, Clopin’s Festival of Foods or outdoor vending carts. The coupon includes one lunch, one dinner and one drink or popcorn.
Come join the summer fun at Hong Kong Disneyland! Guests can purchase tickets at Ticket Booths at the Main Entrance of the Hong Kong Disneyland Park, front desks at Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel and Disney’s Hollywood Hotel, The Magic of Hong Kong Disneyland at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong Disneyland Ticket Express at MTR Hong Kong Station, “Hong Kong Disneyland Ticketing Booth” at Level P2 of the Peak Tower, and all Circle K outlets.
For more information on Hong Kong Disneyland’s special summer program “Stitch & Friends Summer Hangout”, please feel free to call (852) 1-830-830.