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Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade
Disney announced that Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade will join the 'Disney Very Merriest After Hours' entertainment at the Magic Kingdom.This holiday parade will be the first full parade at the Magic Kingdom since its reopening.
Tickets for the 4-hour "Disney Very Merriest After Hours" grants admission to the Magic Kingdom Park as early as 7PM. Guests will also have the opportunity to experience the 50th anniversary "Disney Enchantment" fireworks and "Minnie's Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks" on the same night.
In addition to the parade, there will also be holiday overlays to the Jungle Cruise and the Monsters Inc Laugh Floor.
'Beauty and the Beast--Live on Stage' returns to Disney's Hollywood Studios
'Beauty and the Beast--Live on Stage' returns to Disney's Hollywood Studios following a 16 month break due to COVID-19. (View the entire first show in 4K YouTube.)
Showtimes for the show are 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 4pm and 5pm.
Cirque du Soleil 'Drawn to Life' tickets go on sale for Cirque Club Members and Passholders with general sales to start August 20
After more than a year, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products have announced that Draw to Life is scheduled to open on November 18, 2021. The shows will take residency at Disney Springs. Tickets will go on sale at 7AM EST on August 20th and can be purchased at cirquedusoleil.com/dr/drawntolife.
Behind-the-scenes looks at creating the Disney Fab 50 character statues for Walt Disney World
Walt Disney Imagineering has shared a behind-the-scenes look at creating the golden statues for Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary celebration--Disney Fab 50. Click here for a first look at the actual finished characters that will soon be revealed in the Disney parks.
Disney Fab 50 Character Statue List revealed so far
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Disney's Hollywood Studios
Disney overhauls Disability Access Service with Genie adding new features and will permanently ban from the parks anyone abusing the system
With the arrival of Disney Genie, the Disability Access Service will get a major overhaul.Guests will be able to register for the service via video chat up to 30 days before arrival. Guests will be able to select 2 experience per day via the DAS Advance planning option.
In addition, guests registered in the DAS program (and their party) will be able to make return time selections right from the My Disney Experience app during the day of a park visit.
First look inside Remy's Ratatouille Adventure at EPCOT
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New details revealed for 'Disney Enchantment' fireworks show coming to Magic Kingdom
Disney revealed some new details about the 'Disney ENchangement' nighttime spectacular coming to Magic Kingdom on October 1st. Disney says that this all-new spectacular is sure to inspire everyone to believe in magic with Disney music, enhanced lighting and immersive project effects down Main Street USA. "You are the Magic" by GRAMMY-winner Philip Lawrence will play during the show.
"Since opening day in 1971, dazzling fireworks shows have provided that perfect exclamation point at the end of a fantastic day at Magic Kingdom Park," said Mark Renfrow, Show Director, Disney Live Entertainment. "From 'Fantasy in the Sky' and 'Wishes' to holiday spectaculars and 'Happily Ever After,' each new show has raised the bar, and the best is yet to come! I can’t wait for everyone to see what we're creating with 'Disney Enchantment.'"