Ariel (The Little Mermaid)

Last Updated on: June 18th, 2024

Who is Ariel?

Ariel is a character from the Disney animated film “The Little Mermaid.” She is a mermaid princess who falls in love with a human prince and makes a deal with a sea witch to become human in order to be with him. Ariel is known for her red hair and her love of music and singing.

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The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Ariel related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

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Song Appearances

Part of Your World (Song)

“Part of Your World” is a song from the Disney animated film “The Little Mermaid“. The song was written by composer Alan Menken and lyricist…


Fathoms Below (Song)

“Fathoms Below” is the opening song from the 1989 Disney animated film “The Little Mermaid“. The song is sung by a group of sailors on…




Park Appearances

The Little Mermaid – A Musical Adventure | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the The Little Mermaid – A Musical Adventure show at Walt Disney World’s Disney’s Hollywood Studios including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Disney’s Art of Animation Resort at Walt Disney World including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


World of Color | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing World of Color show at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Cinderella’s Royal Table | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Cinderella’s Royal Table restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




Mickey’s Philharmagic | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Mickey’s Philharmagic show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Party Gras Parade | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Party Gras Parade at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


SpectroMagic | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct SpectroMagic parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Parade of the Stars | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Parade of the Stars attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Remember the Magic Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Remember the Magic Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Mickey’s Philharmagic | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Mickey’s Philharmagic attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Share A Dream Come True Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Share A Dream Come True Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


It’s a Small World | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing It’s a Small World attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Festival of Fantasy Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Festival of Fantasy Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Ariel’s Grotto in Triton’s Garden | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Ariel’s Grotto in Triton’s Garden attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!



Ariel’s Grotto | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Ariel’s Grotto restaurant at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Voyage of the Little Mermaid | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios’ Voyage of the Little Mermaid show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Wishes: A Magical Gathering of Disney Dreams | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Wishes: A Magical Gathering of Disney Dreams Fireworks Show at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Akershus Royal Banquet Hall | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Akershus Royal Banquet Hall restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Epcot including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Happily Ever After Fireworks Show | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Happily Ever After Fireworks Show at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




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Your Disney Princess Ultimate Dream Castle becomes the backdrop for a magical interactive experience featuring Rapunzel, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Ariel, and you! Simply…


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The Little Mermaid MagicBand+

MagicBand+ lets you engage with Disney moments like never before as it reacts to select park interactions with lighting effects and gesture recognition. Now you…


Magicband

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LEGO Disney Minifigure Series 1 71012

LEGO Disney Minifigure Series 1 Details: From Disney’s collection of timeless animated characters, the LEGO Group introduces LEGO Disney minifigure versions of the beloved Mickey…













The Little Mermaid Ariel MagicBand 2

The Little Mermaid Ariel MagicBand 2 Details: Transform your stay at Walt Disney World Resort when wearing Ariel’s MagicBand 2. With a simple touch, redeem FastPass+ selections,…





In the News

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  • New Tech and New Songs Revealed For “The Little Mermaid” Musical Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, June 10, 2024
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  • New ‘The Little Mermaid’ Show Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, December 20, 2023
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  • Ariel from All-New ‘The Little Mermaid’ Live-Action Film Coming to Disney Parks, April 28, 2023
  • Disney Releases Official Poster for ‘The Little Mermaid’ Movie, Trailer to Debut During the Oscars, March 8, 2023
  • “The Little Mermaid Live!” Coming to Disney+ November 27, November 23, 2019
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  • Jodi Benson Reflects on Her Disney Princess Legacy for The Little Mermaid’s Anniversary, February 26, 2019