Walt Disney World kicks off its 50th anniversary celebration next week. There will be special programming on television, Disney+ and the DisneyParks Blog.
Here is a quick running list of what will be available:
- 9/29 – Disney Parks Blog LIVE: “Harmonious” at EPCOT at 9:00 p.m. ET.
- 9/30 – Disney Parks Blog LIVE: “Disney Enchantment” at Magic Kingdom Park at 10:15 p.m. ET.
- 10/1 – 31 – D23 x Walt Disney Imagineering Magical Milestones – Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary (Free to Gold Members, $11.50 for regular members)
- 10/1 – “The Most Magical Story on Earth: 50 Years of Walt Disney World” 8-10 p.m. ET on ABC. 10/2 on Hulu, and later in the month on Disney+
- 10/1 – D23 Inside Disney: 50 Magical Years of Walt Disney World – 9am PST on their YouTube or Facebook
Tony Morrison (Good Morning America), Sheri Henry (Oh My Disney) and me (for D23: The Official Disney Fan Club) are headed to Walt Disney World to give guests a fantastic look at the past, present, and future of the resort, speaking with Imagineers, creative talent, and some very special guests.
- 10/27 – Disney Insider streaming on Disney+ – Disney Insider takes viewers behind the making of the new EPCOT nighttime spectacular “Harmonious,” a beautifully crafted medley of classic Disney music and visuals reinterpreted by 240 culturally diverse artists from all around the world, including Luis Fonsi, Lindsey Stirling, Máiréad Nesbitt, Ndlovu Youth Choir from South Africa, among others.
If you know of a program I missed please let me know so I can expand this list.