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UPDATE on the Return of Disney’s Electrical Parade

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Disney’s Electrical Parade is making a highly anticipated return to one Disney Park, and fans of this iconic nighttime spectacle are buzzing with excitement. This beloved parade holds a special place in the hearts of Disney enthusiasts, and its comeback is truly a cause for celebration. The magical procession of dazzling lights, enchanting music, and beloved Disney characters will once again illuminate the parks, immersing guests in a whole new experience.

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A Classic Attraction Comes Back With a New Twist

Originally introduced in Disneyland theme park in 1972, Disney’s Electrical Parade quickly became a fan favorite, captivating audiences with its mesmerizing float concepts and whimsical music. The parade’s success led to its expansion to other Disney parks around the world, including Walt Disney World, Tokyo Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.

The Main Street electrical parade was a cherished tradition that embodies the spirit of Disney magic. As night falls, the streets come alive with a symphony of lights and music from this nighttime parade. Thousands of twinkling lights adorn the floats, creating a breathtaking visual spectacle that is synonymous with Disney’s commitment to creating immersive and unforgettable experiences for Disney Resort guests of all ages.

One of the most remarkable aspects of Disney’s Electrical Parade is the incredible attention to detail in each float. Every element is meticulously designed to bring beloved Disney stories to light. The floats glide gracefully down the parade route, accompanied by a captivating soundtrack that includes classic Disney tunes and original compositions.

Main Street Electrical Parade

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As the parade progresses, guests are treated to enchanting encounters with their favorite Disney characters. Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Cinderella, Peter Pan, and numerous other beloved characters make appearances, waving and interacting with the crowd. The joy on children’s faces and the nostalgic smiles of adults serve as a testament to the parade’s enduring appeal.

Now, fans are thrilled to see that the parade will be honored with an all-new entertainment offering at Disneyland Paris.

“Disney Symphony of Colours” to Bring the MSEP to the Sky!

Coming to Disneyland Paris in 2024, “Disney Symphony of Colours” will be a spectacular drone and projection show based on the original Main Street Electrical Parade concept. This updated show will pay homage to the incredible original parade while also introducing new and spectacular drones and projections throughout the night sky.

Today, new information was revealed about the Electrical Parade that has made fans more thrilled than ever. It has been announced that the Disney Symphony of Colours will be accompanied by the classic Main Street Electrical Parade Music, updated with a “modern twist.”

This new show is a testament to Disney’s commitment to creating magical moments for its guests. The excitement surrounding this much-loved spectacle is palpable as fans eagerly await the chance to once again be transported into a world of fantasy and wonder. Additional details on this upcoming show will be revealed as it ramps up for its debut on January 8.

About Eva Miller

Eva was born and raised in the beautiful state of Oregon but has since relocated and lives in New York City. Since she was young, Eva has loved to perform in musicals, especially Disney ones! Through performing, Disney’s music became the soundtrack of her childhood. Today, Eva loves to write about all the exciting happenings for the Walt Disney Company. In her free time, Eva loves to travel, spend time in nature, and go to Broadway shows. Her favorite Disney movie is 'Lilo and Stitch,' and her favorite Park is Disney's Animal Kingdom.