It’s Cosplay Season at Disneyland Shanghai
Cosplayers abound year-round at
, but according to the social media site Xiaohongshu, it’s
officially cosplay season.
Searches for Disney cosplay (迪士尼乐园进入cos季) have been trending on
, with millions of views.
The increase in cosplaying at the theme park can be primarily attributed to upcoming
Popular costumes include any of the dozen Disney princesses, except
Mulan and Tiana
, who rarely – if ever – appear.
Other common costumes include Maleficent, Woody, and
Cruella de Vil
Disneyland Shanghai is a popular domestic destination. Searches for ‘Disney’ on Baidu reached an
towards the end of September, ahead of the week-long National Day holiday.
Read more about Disney in China below.