This morning on Good Morning America, Disney Enchantment, a new fireworks show, was announced for Magic Kingdom Park, new character costumes were revealed, and more for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary, which starts October 1.
- “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” is starting October 1, 2021, as the Walt Disney World Resort celebrates its 50th anniversary, and this morning on Good Morning America, a new fireworks show was announced for Magic Kingdom Park.
- The new show called Disney Enchantment will celebrate the anniversary over at Magic Kingdom Park, while Harmonious will take place at EPCOT, both starting October 1, 2021.
- More details were shared below by Disney Parks Blog.
Disney Enchantment Details:
- “Created to launch with “The World’s Most Magical Celebration,” this evening extravaganza will take you on a journey filled with adventure, wonder and empowerment. Inspiring everyone to believe in magic, “Disney Enchantment” will feature music, enhanced lighting, stunning fireworks and, for the first time, immersive projection effects that extend from Cinderella Castle down Main Street, U.S.A.”
- “This new show will bring the globe together at World Showcase Lagoon in a celebration of Disney music that inspires people worldwide. It’s a grand, powerful tribute to the stories and songs that unite us, embracing new technical magic that incorporates pyrotechnics, choreographed moving fountains, lighting and media in new ways. “Harmonious” will invite you to travel the globe through new interpretations of classic Disney songs as you’ve never heard them before, reimagined in more than a dozen languages by a diverse group of 240 artists from around the world.”
- Disney is also holding a nationwide contest called Disney Magic Makers, awarding 50 hometown heroes who have been creating magic in their communities with a trip to Disney World and a year subscription to Disney+.
- New character costumes were also shown for Daisy, Donald, Chip n’ Dale, Goofy, and Pluto.
- The initial reveal of the celebration showed costumes for Mickey and Minnie, with the designs including embroidered impressions of Cinderella Castle backed by fireworks, as well as brocade in multi-toned, EARidescent fabric – all punctuated with pops of gold.
More on Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary:
- All four parks will be decked out with special celebratory decorations, including new lighting packages on the four park icons. These “Beacons of Magic” will transform the icons every night.
- Check out the new commercial for Walt Disney World’s 50th celebration.
- The Walt Disney World 50th License Plate has reached its pre-order goal and is available for Florida drivers to purchase.
- Walt Disney World Resort announced new nametags coming for Cast Members to celebrate the 50th anniversary including those who were honored with the Walt Disney Legacy Award.
“The World’s Most Magical Celebration,” starts on October 1, 2021 at the Walt Disney World Resort and will continue to be celebrated for 18 months.