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|Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade: Dreamlights ~Christmas~|
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|Recorded||2007 & 2011|
|Label||Walt Disney Records|
Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights ~Christmas~ is the Christmas version of the Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights. It opened in 2007 and runs during the holidays. The parade includes the regular floats and characters dressed up for the holidays. The soundtrack is almost identical to the regular, but has a holiday theme.
For Tokyo Disneyland's 30th anniversary, a show stop was added to the parade, it includes a 2-minute Christmas melody; fireworks from Cinderella Castle are synced during the show stop as well. The showstop is only performed once a year as part of a private event for Disney/JCB Card holders.
Like its counterpart Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights ~Christmas~ is in both English and Japanese.
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