Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary Details Announced!
Finally details about Walt Disney World Resort's 50th Anniversary have been announced and it's going to be a magical celebration! Beginning October 1, Walt Disney World Resort will throw “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” to celebrate the 50th anniversary and it will continue for 18 months!!
The Disney teams are creating all sorts of new decorations that will shimmer and sparkle all day and into the night and Disney even coined a new word – “EARidescence” – to describe what you’ll see when you visit.
Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park will add to its royal makeover from last year and will will feature golden bunting and a 50th anniversary crest as part of its festive new look.
At night, the castle will be joined by park icons at each of the other three theme parks as they transform into Beacons of Magic. There will be pixie dust on Cinderella Castle, magical
fireflies inhabiting the Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, and special new touches coming to life on the Hollywood Tower Hotel at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
At EPCOT, new lights will shine across the reflective panels of Spaceship Earth to resemble stars in a nighttime sky. Good news is that this permanent new lighting will continue beyond “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” as a defining feature of the park.
The park icons aren't the only ones getting dressed up! Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse will have sparkling new looks for the occasion in custom-made fashions of EARidescent fabric with gold highlights.
More details are to come as Disney plans for “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” in the future so keep checking back!
News & Media Source: Disney Parks