Walt Disney World in Orlando is kicking off its 50th anniversary celebrations il ott. 1 with new food, new merchandise, new rides and new events. The festivities are expected to last 18 mesi, according to the theme park.
“The World’s Most Magical Celebration” will be enjoyed at all four Disney World parks, with Cinderella Castle in Magic Kingdom at the center of it all, secondo a comunicato stampa. The castle has been enhanced with gold bunting and embellishments and a 50th anniversary crest.
The castle, as well as other “icons” throughout the Disney World parks — including the Tree of Life, the Hollywood Tower Hotel and Spaceship Earth — will be transformed at night with a special glow during the celebrations.
Epcot and Magic Kingdom will also have new nighttime spectaculars, which will debut on Friday night. Epcot’s “Harmonious” show will feature “pyrotechnics, choreographed moving fountains, illuminazione, massive LED panels and media,” secondo l'annuncio.
Nel frattempo, Magic Kingdom’s “Disney Enchantment” show will include “stunning fireworks, powerful music, enhanced lighting and, per la prima volta, immersive projection effects that extend from Cinderella Castle down Main Street, U.S.A., ha detto il comunicato.
Disney World will also launch a new daytime show starting on Friday called “Disney KiteTails” at Animal Kingdom’s Discovery River Theater.