Disney World Ends Night of Joy Event
According to the Orlando Sentinel, the Night of Joy event at Walt Disney World will ending in 2018. Unfortunately, there are no plans for the series of Christian-music concerts to return to the resort in the future, a Disney World spokeswoman has confirmed.
“Last year was our last event,” the spokeswoman said Thursday. The removal of the Night of Joy event was part of Walt Disney World's philosophy of “continually changing our offerings,” according to the Disney World spokeswoman.
The Night of Joy event started in 1983 and has attracted large acts from the Christian music scene including Steven Curtis Chapman, Amy Grant, Jars of Clay, Newsboys, Casting Crowns, Chris Tomlin, Kirk Franklin, Michael W. Smith, CeCe Winans, Stryper and Debby Boone.
News Source: Orlando Sentinel
Media Source: Disney Parks Blog