Fans will soon be able to meet Ariel from the upcoming live-action ‘The Little Mermaid’ in Disney World, Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris!
We’re just a few short weeks away from the release of the highly anticipated live-action remake of Disney’s The Little Mermaid. Starring Halle Bailey as Ariel, the movie will be hitting theaters on May 26th, 2023. Along with featuring songs from the beloved 1989 animated film, the movie will also feature new music from Disney Legends Alan Menken and Howard Ashman and new lyrics from Lin-Manuel Miranda. And if you’ll be visiting the parks this summer, Disney just released some exciting news about a new The Little Mermaid addition to look out for in Disney World, Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.
Live-Action Ariel Coming to the Disney Parks
Ariel from the upcoming live-action The Little Mermaid will be greeting guests at Disneyland Paris, Disneyland Resort, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World later this summer. The news was announced by Ariel herself, Halle Bailey, in a special look you can check out below.
At Disneyland Paris, guests will be able to share an “interactive and fun experience” with Ariel at Walt Disney Studios Park. Disney has shared that fans will be able to join a “joyful, limited-time celebration” in honor of the movie, teasing an unforgettable musical moment! At Disney World, guests can meet Ariel over at Walt Disney Presents in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Along with meeting Ariel, guests can also check out a sneak peek of the film and props to give a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming movie. Finally, at Disneyland Resort, Ariel will be greeting guests along the promenade near “it’s a small world” at Disneyland Park.
While Dinsey did not share specific dates for these upcoming character events, we’ll be sure to share more details as they become available. And you can check out The Little Mermaid when it hits theaters on May 26, 2023.