The Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland will be joining the Disney Fab 50 Character Collection coming to the Walt Disney World Resort in celebration of its 50th anniversary.
- The Mad Hatter from Disney’s Alice in Wonderland has been announced as the newest character joining the Disney Fab 50 Character Collection, celebrating the Walt Disney World Resort’s 50th anniversary.
- The announcement was made by Ashley Eckstein, a lifelong fan of the film, who showed off some of her Alice in Wonderland décor found throughout her home.
- Guests can find the Mad Hatter sculpture over at Magic Kingdom Park.
Ashley Eckstein, lifelong fan of @DisneyAnimation’s Alice in Wonderland announced that the Mad Hatter will soon be part of the “Disney Fab 50 Character Collection” at the #WaltDisneyWorld Resort during “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” starting October 1 #DisneyWorld50 pic.twitter.com/vbgf1TnqiA
— Walt Disney World (@WaltDisneyWorld) August 5, 2021
- The “Disney Fab 50 Character Collection” will be found all around the four theme parks with the Mickey and Minnie Mouse sculptures being dedicated to the Disney Cast Members of the past, present, and future.
- More character sculptures will be revealed in the coming weeks by Disney friends including Walt Disney World, Disney+, Pixar, Walt Disney Animation Studios, D23, Disney Channel, NatGeoTV, Disney Vacation Club, and more.
- Laughing Place’s Cole Geryak recently published a list of characters he is predicting we might see at all four theme parks you can check out here.
Disney Fab 50 Character Collection Reveals:
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.
- Over at Magic Kingdom, a new fireworks show, “Disney Enchantment,” will light up the sky while “Harmonious” takes place as EPCOT.
- Disney’s Animal Kingdom will get into the celebration with the new show “Disney KiteTails.”
- 50 golden character sculptures will debut at all four theme parks, along with “Mickey’s Celebration Cavalcade” at Magic Kingdom.
- 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.