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#DisneyParksLIVE: Watch the Replay of the Grand Opening of Disney’s Riviera Resort

Yolanda Cade

by , Yolanda Cade, Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs, Disney Signature Experiences

This #DisneyParksLIVE event has concluded. You can still catch all the fun by watching the replay video below!

We’re just days away from the grand opening of Disney’s Riviera Resort and we invite you to be a part of this very special event.

On December 16, join our #DisneyParksLIVE stream at 9:55 a.m. EST – right here on the Disney Parks Blog – and watch the grand opening celebration of Disney’s Riviera Resort!

Live from Disney’s Riviera Resort, see the dedication moment, listen to the music of the European Riviera, enjoy the entertainment and toast the opening of the newest Walt Disney World resort and Disney Vacation Club property.

You’ll also be among the first to see some of our Disney friends in their exclusive Disney’s Riviera Resort attire.

Our live stream will start at 9:55 a.m. EST on December 16. To watch, simply visit the Disney Parks Blog. The live stream will be the lead story!

In the meantime, tell us in the “Comments” section below what you’re most excited to discover at Disney’s Riviera Resort.


  • Watching this afternoon from Scotland. Looking forward to staying here when we are next over

  • I will be in the area so I’m going to stop by. No one has answered that we could or couldn’t. Can’t wait to see😊

  • Are people allowed to attend in person? I looked in the comments and didn’t see an answer. Thanks!

  • Riviera is our DVC home and we will be watching from blustery Chicago, in anticipation of our first stay in February:)

  • I waitlisted a stay for opening day but it didn’t come thru. 😢 Can we still attend the opening day festivities? I would love to be there.

  • We will be at the world during this time. Look forward to our first Christmas visit. It will be good to see Disney open up their new gift to the community.

  • We are so excited about the opening of our new
    H❤️ME Resort…. The Riviera. We will be watching the stream from Dallas, Texas.
    We’ll see ya real soon❣️

  • I will be a Disney on the 16th!!! Can we attend in person?

  • I won’t be able to be there for the grand opening because I will be in Utah but we have already purchased Riviera and we’re very excited about our upcoming trip next month!!!
    So I’m anxious to watch this streaming!!
    We are excited for gondola rides and or reservations for character breakfast!

  • Oh this is also going to be our DVC resort too! Still have to watch it on replay however which makes me sad!

  • I wish I could watch the grand opening here from Utah but I, unfortunately will be at work so I’ll catch the dedication and opening when I get home!

  • HI. This is Brandon. I will be watching from Los Angeles. I can’t wait to see what inside of the new hotel :):):):)

  • I’m checking in on opening day and SO excited to discover all that the Riviera will have to offer! Will registered guests be able to see the festivities in person?

  • I am most excited to discover Topolino’s Terrace Character Breakfast and the stunning decor inspired by Walt & Lillian’s trips to the Riviera!

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