To celebrate National Polka Dot Day and Minnie Mouse’s new star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World are hosting special “Rock the Dots” events in honor of the fashion icon.
Taking place on January 21, the day before National Polk Dot Day and Minnie’s Walk of Fame ceremony, guests are invited to party and take part in a variety of special offers.
Before she heads off to Hollywood for the special unveiling ceremony on Monday, January 22, there will be a special send-off celebration at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on January 21. You can watch a livestream of the event here.
Part of the festivities kick off on January 18, when a new mini-makeover debuts at Bibidi Bobbidi Boutique on both coasts. The Minnie Dot package includes a tutu, t-shirt bow and Minnie Mouse hairstyle and can be booked in advance via 407-WDW-STYLE in Florida or 714-781-STYLE in California. Guests who experience the Minnie Dot makeover from January 18 – 22 at Disney Springs are eligible for a free dessert at Amorette’s Patisserie.
PANDORA Jewelry is releasing a limited-time Minnie Mouse gift set featuring three Minnie-inspired charms, plus a polka dot Minnie scarf with purchase, while supplies last.
Here’s the list of events taking place at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort:
Disney Springs at Walt Disney World
Lots of discounts and special offers are available from January 18 – 22. Find savings at American Threads, Basin, Arribas Brothers, JOHNNY WAS, Luxury of Time by Diamonds International, Sperry, Sugarboo & Co., and Volcom. Other special offers include:
- At Alex and Ani, the first 100 guests each day receive a special gift along with in-store surprises.
- At Coach, get a free gift with any purchase.
- At M.A.C. Cosmetics, get a free mini Minnie-inspired demo.
- Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza, Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea, Paddlefish, D-Luxe Burger, The Ganachery, and Sprinkles feature discounts and/or Minnie-themed products.
On January 21, join a DJ Dance Party at Town Center from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM, where Minnie Mouse will make frequent appearances. She’ll be making a few wardrobe changes, so keep an eye out for photo opportunities with the fashionista.
Paddlefish is offering a “Polka Dot Brunch” from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM that includes a bit of pampering as well; complimentary hand massages from L’Occitane and make-up applications from Sephora are on the menu.
Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort
On January 21, exclusive Rock the Dots products can be found at World of Disney, Minnie-inspired makeovers take place at Sephora, and polka dot TOMS shoes can be found at Curl Surf.
Polka dot milkshakes return to Uva Bar, along with specialty Minnie Mouse apples. At Wetzel’s Pretzels, find polka dot pepperoni pizza.
Starting January 18, be sure to pick up a brochure for full discount and product details.
Also on January 21, rock out at the DJ Dance Party from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM, taking place at the Downtown Disney LIVE! stage. Photo opportunities are available, and expect some special guests to drop into the party.
To enjoy these special offers, make sure you dress in your polka dot best before heading to the parks.
And no matter where you celebrate, share your fun moments on social media using #RocktheDots.