Honor Black Heritage and Culture and Celebrate Soulfully at Walt Disney World Resort
Beginning in February, Walt Disney World Resort will reveal several new experiences to celebrate soulfully. These experiences honor Black heritage and culture through music food, art and more.
The Soul of Jazz: An American Adventure
Debuting tomorrow, February 1, at EPCOT, “The Soul of Jazz: An American Adventure” exhibit featuring Joe Gardner from Disney and Pixar’s “Soul” showcases historic artifacts of famous jazz musicians. Located inside The American Adventure, you can go on a musical tour of the United States to learn more about jazz, the inspiring genre of music.
Celebrate Soulfully at Disney Springs
“Celebrate Soulfully at Disney Springs” debuting in February, includes jazz-inspired performances, art displays, special food menus and more. Don't miss the four new art displays inspired by Disney and Pixar’s “Soul,” created by emerging Black artists: Bee Harris, Bianca Pastel, Arrington Porter and Cory Van Lew.
Musicians will perform throughout Disney Springs three evenings per week - Motown Mondays, Jazz Thursdays and Smooth Sundays. In addition, select dining locations will feature special menu items and several retail locations will spotlight products from Black designers, artists and visionaries.
Movies Under the Stars - Select Disney Resort Hotels
Throughout the month of February, select Disney Resort hotels will show films celebrating Black culture, such as “The Princess and the Frog.” These complimentary movie screenings are available to guests of Disney Resort hotels.
News & Media Source: Disney Parks Blog