In a dazzling prelude to the much-anticipated opening of the world’s first “Frozen”-themed land, guests from across the globe gathered at Hong Kong Disneyland for “A Spectacular Celebration of World of Frozen.” This grand event promised a glimpse into the captivating kingdom of Arendelle, inspired by the blockbuster animated films “Frozen” and “Frozen 2.” World of Frozen will transport guests to the cinematic and living land – Arendelle. Guests will delve into this immersive travel destination, with its captivating stories, beloved characters, culture, stunning landscapes, enchanting music, and cutting-edge technology for the first time in forever by celebrating Summer Snow Day and enjoying fun-filled attractions and entertainment experiences.
Honoring the Visionaries: Special Guests and Distinguished Voices
The event witnessed the presence of luminaries such as Robert Iger, CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Josh D’Amaro, Chairman of Disney Experiences, Jill Estorino, President of Disney Parks International, Michael Moriarty, Managing Director of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Jennifer Lee, Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney Animation Studios and the Oscar®-winning maestro behind “Frozen” and “Frozen 2.”
“The ‘Frozen’ franchise is one of the most successful in Disney history and it’s a testament to the power of great storytelling, which is the foundation of The Walt Disney Company. It’s been this way for 100 years, and our commitment to storytelling and creativity will continue to define our next 100,” Iger said.
D’Amaro shared his enthusiasm for the immersive experience, saying, “our Imagineers worked with the team at Disney Animation to ensure every detail is just right. World of Frozen transports you to another world, where you can have fun with your loved ones and make some incredible memories together.”
The key creative force behind the hit franchise “Frozen,” Jennifer Lee was delighted to witness World of Frozen come to life firsthand. “We could not have dreamt that one day, we would have the opportunity to walk through and truly experience the kingdom of Arendelle as we all are today. I stand here – representing all of our artists who have worked together to create the ‘Frozen’ films – inspired and amazed.”
Immersive Enchantment: The World of Frozen Unveiled
The celebration unfolded along the Bay of Arendelle in World of Frozen. The air was filled with anticipation as the Royal Choir of Arendelle took the stage to perform a beautiful medley of “Frozen” songs. Joining the celebration, Iger, D’Amaro, and Lee extended a heartfelt welcome to guests. As Queen Elsa cast her Ice Magic, summoning the appearance of Olaf and creating an enchanting atmosphere, Queen Anna proclaimed that the gates of Arendelle are opening, and all guests enjoyed a beautiful evening beneath the stars.
Breathtaking Unveiling Along the Bay of Arendelle
The celebration unfolded along the picturesque Bay of Arendelle within the World of Frozen. The Royal Choir of Arendelle set the stage ablaze with a mesmerizing medley of “Frozen” songs. Iger, D’Amaro, and Lee welcomed the audience, and as Queen Elsa wielded her Ice Magic, summoning Olaf and crafting an enchanting atmosphere, Queen Anna declared the gates of Arendelle wide open. Guests reveled in a magical evening beneath the starlit sky.
A breathtaking lighting show marked a climactic moment as a fleet of drones soared into the night sky, choreographing iconic imagery inspired by the beloved “Frozen” movies. These formations, mirroring Elsa’s intricate Ice Magic, adorned the sky with awe-inspiring displays, etching a moment of wonder in the hearts of all attendees.
Mark Your Calendar: World of Frozen Opens November 20*
The grand finale was the announcement that the World of Frozen would open its gates on November 20*, promising a fully immersive experience. Guests can anticipate creating memories that will last a lifetime as they delve into the enchanting Frozen magic. For a hassle-free experience, secure your early park entry pass at Klook.
*World of Frozen will open its gate at 11:30am on the first day of the opening