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During a mesmerizing performance at the enchanting Disneyland Paris Resort, an unforeseen incident took place during the Disney Electrical Sky Parade nighttime spectacular. As the sky was illuminated with a magical display, capturing the hearts of both young and old, a spectacle turned into a moment of surprise and shock when a drone unexpectedly descended from the skies above.
Drone Show Delights and Frights
The Disney Electrical Sky Parade, known for its breathtaking illuminated floats, vibrant music, and beloved Disney characters, had, for that fleeting moment, an unforeseen twist added to its already captivating narrative. The new Disney Park parade has taken the internet by storm after recently making its debut at Disneyland Park in the Disneyland Paris Resort.
As the day turns, the night sky of this beloved Disneyland Paris theme park comes alive with a vibrant procession of illuminated floats featuring Disney characters and an awe-inspiring symphony of lights and music. Thanks to stunning projections, lights, and a fleet of drones, the skies above Main Street USA are transformed into a stunning canvas for the renewed Main Street Electrical Parade. With highlights including a firework drone float of the pirate ship from Peter Pan, the new drone show is truly the talk of the Disney community.
However, during a recent performance, one fan managed to capture the moment when one of these dazzling drones seemed to have fallen out of the skies above.
Ooops 😂 pic.twitter.com/KasYY17Ih4
— ToonStudiosProd (@Toon_Studios) January 8, 2024
Drone Casualties Reported
Another witness at the incident believed that more than one drone suffered “casualties” during the performance. At one point, you can see numerous vacant gaps in a circle made by the drones.
I was wondering if we had a couple casualties last night pic.twitter.com/tnLp9HWu8G
— Jim (@JimScuba2386) January 9, 2024
The thought of drones falling above the skies seems quite concerning to many fans who have heard about this story. Losing this many drones during one performance might also be a costly endeavor for Disney Parks. Thankfully, no guest or cast member injuries have been reported in the wake of these drones falling.
For now, the Disney Electrical Sky Parade will continue to dazzle as normal. Despite these minor setbacks, the parade has received stunning reviews for its captivating and mesmerizing aerial imagery. It truly will not be a show fans visiting Disneyland Paris will want to miss!