Category Archives: Parade

Lost Parades of World Showcase By Katarina Lautzenheiser

Lost Parades of World Showcase By Katarina Lautzenheiser 1 Walt Disney World went all out for the Millennium Celebration. Most of their special events took place at Epcot, including the addition of Mickey’s wand with the numbers “2000” being placed on top of Spaceship Earth, a new pavilion called Millennium Village, the fireworks spectacular Illuminations 2000: Reflections of Earth, and the parade Tapestry of Nations. These were created to celebrate the Continue Reading

Animated Gif’s Of Disneyland’s Newest Parade Paint The Night

Animated Gif's Of Disneyland's Newest Parade Paint The Night 2 Last month kicked off Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary celebration.  One of the many things that are part of the celebration is the Paint The Night parade.  I absolutely love this parade, and I’ve only seen video.  i’m hoping to be able to witness it live.  The other day, these animated gif files were put out showcasing some of the awesome floats that are a part of this new celebration. Slinky Sh Continue Reading

The Inside Out Emotions To Appear In Disneyland Park

The Inside Out Emotions To Appear In Disneyland Park 3 Disney and Pixar fans are getting excited about the upcoming film, Inside Out that debuts in theaters on June 19th, 2015.  Inside Out follows the 5 emotions that make up Riley, a young girl whose life is uprooted when her father takes a new job in San Francisco and she leaves her midwest life behind.  You see the emotions and how they work inside her in a “control center” for the body. The five emotio Continue Reading

How Paint the Night Continues the Legacy of the Main Street Electrical Parade

How Paint the Night Continues the Legacy of the Main Street Electrical Parade 4 From the Disney Insider blog In 1971, as part of the Dedication Day that helped launch Walt Disney World, a dozen hastily constructed floats, basically made up of wood, chicken wire, and Christmas lights, were paraded across Bay Lake. The parade was set to an experimental electronic pop song from 1967 called “Baroque Hoedown” and filmed for an episode of The Wonderful World of Disney (airing then as part of NB Continue Reading

Watch Premiere Performances of ‘Paint the Night’ Parade and ‘Disneyland Forever’ Fireworks and Disneyland Resort 24-Hour Event LIVE on Disney Parks Blog

Watch Premiere Performances of ‘Paint the Night’ Parade and ‘Disneyland Forever’ Fireworks and Disneyland Resort 24-Hour Event LIVE on Disney Parks Blog 5 From TMSM friend, Erin Glover, Social Media Director, Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. If you’re not one of the lucky Disney Parks Blog readers to join us for the premiere performances of “Paint the Night” parade and “Disneyland Forever” fireworks at Disneyland park on May 21, don’t worry! We will webcast both performances LIVE here on the Disney Parks Blog that evening. You wil Continue Reading

Creating the ‘Frozen’ Float for ‘Paint the Night’ Parade at Disneyland Park

Creating the ‘Frozen’ Float for ‘Paint the Night’ Parade at Disneyland Park 6 From Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. In “Paint the Night,” the innovative new nighttime parade coming May 22 as part of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration, Mickey Mouse uses his vivid imagination to harness the power of Tinker Bell’s pixie dust and bring to light beloved characters and stories from “Mons Continue Reading

Honoring Disney’s Electrical Parade Heritage in the All-New ‘Paint the Night’ Parade at Disneyland Park

Honoring Disney’s Electrical Parade Heritage in the All-New ‘Paint the Night’ Parade at Disneyland Park 7 From Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. When the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration kicks off May 22, one of the brightest gems promises to be the new, state-of-the-art “Paint the Night” parade. This dazzling nighttime procession is led by Tinker Bell flying in a magical, musical overture, spreading pixie dust alo Continue Reading

Closer Look at Nighttime Entertainment and More Coming for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration

Closer Look at Nighttime Entertainment and More Coming for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 8 From our friend, Erin Glover, Social Media Director Disneyland Resort, and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. During a behind-the-scenes media event at the Disneyland Resort yesterday, we shared a closer look at some of what is in store for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration, beginning May 22. In the video below, you’ll hear thoughts from Steve Davison, vice president of Parades and Spectaculars, Walt Disney Continue Reading

Behind the Scenes of ‘Paint the Night’ Parade, Coming for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration

Behind the Scenes of ‘Paint the Night’ Parade, Coming for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 9 From Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Opening May 22 as part of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration, the spectacular new “Paint the Night” parade will feature some of the most innovative floats, vibrant costumes, dazzling special effects, unforgettable music and energetic performances ever presented at Disneyl Continue Reading

Easter Disney Style by Uriah Hodgson

Easter Disney Style by Uriah Hodgson 10 From characterless rides down Main Street, to parades and stage shows to meet and greets and Easter Egg Hunts with all the Disney flare one could expect and more. That is what we see when look down the road behind us at the Easters past done Disney style. From Disneyland to Disney World we have come to expect Disney to make a holiday into a memory. And well this is just a taste of these memories starting way back Continue Reading

Video Replay: ‘Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas Parade’ at Walt Disney World Resort

Video Replay: ‘Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas Parade’ at Walt Disney World Resort 11 From Thomas Smith, Social Media Director, Disney Parks and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. One of our all-time favorite live streams on the Disney Parks Blog was last month’s “Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade” from Magic Kingdom Park. As we begin the holiday week, we thought you’d enjoy another chance to see the entire event. The parade was originally shown on November 30 during Mickey’s Ver Continue Reading