Walt Disney World celebrates 40 years of memories and magic


Walt Disney World is often dubbed as “The Happiest Place on Earth”. This coming weekend on October 1st, Walt Disney World will be celebrating 40 years of memories and magic. Over the last 40 years, millions of families have passed through the gates of Disney to make memories and re-live the Disney magic we’ve all watched on DVD and VHS.

This Saturday on October 1st, Disney will celebrate the 40th anniversary at the Magic Kingdom from 10am-9pm. Events and other special happenings at Magic Kingdom include:

  • 40th anniversary cupcakes located at the Main Street Bakery
  • 40th anniversary merchandise located at Mickey’s Gift Station, Island Supply, Newsstand, Sir Mickey’s, Uptown Jewlers and Diamond Horseshoe
  • Artist signings through out the day from 9am until 5pm
  • 40th anniversary presentation infront of Cinderella’s Castle at 10am
  • “Wishes” fireworks show beginning at 9pm
  • Other special surprises

The celebration is expected to be huge. On top of normal visitors for the Magic Kindom, many will be gathering infront of Cinderella’s Castle for a special 40th anniversary presentation that will take place on the Castle Forecourt Stage.

For more information about Walt Disney World, visit the parks official website.


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