Disney On Ice

Top Family Show in Boston

Disney On Ice in Boston - 2018

Favorite Boston Family Show

Disney on Ice brings "100 Years of Magic" to the Agganis Theater for its special holiday show in December, 2018.

Disney on Ice arrives Boston every winter as a top family fun event and usually presents two different shows - one in December-January, and the other in February.

With talented performers in costumes portraying all your favorite Disney characters, this fabulous ice show never fails to dazzle with its perfectly balanced mix of dance, unforgettable music, and exciting moments. 

The Disney shows take place at Agganis Arena or TD Garden, Boston's two premier ice rinks.

Both venues are super-convenient to reach by subway and car.

Get ready for a magical journey with Disney on Ice!

Top photo credit:  HarshLight

Disney on Ice December 2018 Show in Boston :  100 Years of Magic  

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Get ready to fall in love all over again as a cast of over 50 performers dazzle you with Mickie, Minnie, Donald Duck, Snow White, Rapunzel, Cinderella, Frozen's Anna, Elsa, and Olaf, and all your other Disney friends. 

You'll relive exciting moments from Finding Nemo, The Lion King, and Beauty in the Beast, and sing along to over 30 memorable songs.

Location:  Agganis Arena in Boston


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Dates:  December 21 - 30, 2018
Location:   Agganis Arena
Parking:   Parking garages behind and near the arena - you'll see plenty of signs
Nearest subway:  North Station

Where to Stay & Eat near Disney on Ice, Plus More Things to Do Nearby

TD Garden


Coming to an event at the Garden?  Spend the night or the weekend at a nearby hotels, such as the glamorous Onyx (shown in photo), part of the Kimpton hotel family:

Onyx Hotel, top choice near Boston's TD Garden

More top hotels near the Garden:

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The area around the Garden is also home to many of the city's top sports bars - perfect for lunch or dinner before or after Disney on Ice.

In particular, The Fours, Sports Grille, and Boston Beer Works are all particularly family-friendly.

More to Do Near TD Garden

If you're visiting TD Garden with kids, take them to visit the Sports Museum in the Garden - lots of fun to see the history of Boston's many winning sports teams!  Check the Sports Museum website before you go to make sure they're open, because they close on holidays and during certain Garden events. 

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Agganis Arena


Agganis Arena is located on the western end of Boston University's campus. 

If you want to see other Boston attractions before or after your show, getting to them is easy. The subway's Green Line/B Branch runs down the center of Commonwealth Avenue, so you can board it right in front of the Arena at the BU West stop and be at Fenway Park in less than five minutes, in Copley Square in 7-8 minutes, and on Boston Common in 10-12 minutes. 

Or you can easily walk to all of these locations - from Agganis Arena to Boston Common is about a mile.  Depending on how fast you walk, getting there on foot may be even faster than taking the T (subway).


These hotels are within walking distance of Agganis Arena, or just a short ride on the subway:

Because Boston is so compact, you can stay anywhere in the city and still not be far away.  Use our Boston Hotel Guide to find recommendations by location, as well as bargain hotels, luxury hotels, etc.

To get to Agganis Arena from these hotels, just hop on the "B" branch of the subway's Green Line. 


If you want to grab a bite to eat (burgers, burritos, pizza) before or after the show, you'll find plenty of affordable casual choices along Comm Ave near the Arena, particular on the block to the west (away from downtown).

For more upscale dining:

  • Eastern Standard (528 Commonwealth Ave - several blocks east of the Arena) - Upscale French-style brasserie with a wide range of choices at different price points and a terrific bar
  • Island Creek Oyster Bar (in Hotel Commonwealth, 500 Comm Ave) - Renowned seafood bar featuring local seafood and produce - although you can also get a really good burger there
  • Restaurants near Fenway Park - In particular, check out the restaurants along Boylston Street, where you'll find everything from the city's best BBQ to a top chef's casual (and very affordable Greek) spot to sports bars and burgers.  To get to Boylston Street restaurants from Agganis Arena, just walk or take the T (subway) to Kenmore Square and walk a couple of blocks south past Fenway Park, and you'll be on Boylston Street

More to Do Near Agganis Arena

Disney On Ice takes place at Agganis Arena during the height of Boston's holiday season - so check out all the Christmas festivities in Boston.

Staying in Boston through New Year's Eve?  Join the First Night/First Day celebrations on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.


Past Disney On Ice Shows in Boston

Boston's 2018 Disney on Ice Show:  Dare to Dream

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You'll feel inspired to Dare to Dream when Mickie Mouse and Minnie Mouse share the exciting stories of five courageous Disney princesses, enacted by the dazzling performers skating across the ice.  You'll thrill with the adventures of Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella, Moana, and Anna and Elsa, plus all of their animal friends, Fairy Godmothers, and even the seven dwarfs.

Your whole family will laugh at the enchanting stories from Tangled, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Moana and Frozen.

Disney on Ice Show in Boston:   Follow Your Heart

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You'll love Follow Your Heart, an incredible undersea adventure starring your favorite forgetful fish, Dory, along with best friends Nemo, Marlin, and new buddy Hank.  As the spectacular skating show unfolds, the ice transforms into a colorful deep-sea world of beauty, mystery, and adventure.

Follow Your Heart takes every person in the audience on a special voyage of self-discovery while weaving together stories about courage, compassion, and perseverance.  Wonderful show for the whole family to enjoy!

Location:  TD Garden in Boston

Disney on Ice Show in Boston :  Dream Big!

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Adventure and courage entice you to Dream Big as your favorite Disney stories come to life on the ice.  As Tinkerbell scatters her enchanted Pixie dust, you'll see Ariel explore life above the waves,  discover a new world with courageous Jasmine, and follow Snow White, Aurora, and Tiana as they show you how to always be strong, kind, and fearless.  

As the talented performers make daring acrobatics, high jumps, and dazzling skating across the ice, you'll feel the excitement of traveling to the worlds of Arendelle, Anna, Elsa and Olaf from Frozen, watch Rapunzel, Cinderella, and Belle learn about the power to make their own magic, and see many more of your favorite Disney characters.

Dream Big is a wonderful show your whole family will enjoy and remember!

Location:   Agganis Arena

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