Walt Disney World to celebrate 50 years

Walt Disney Globe Vacation resort is set to celebrate 50 historic several years of making desires come legitimate on Oct. 1.

The vacation resort formally opened in 1971 and has been building magical reminiscences for visitors since then.

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Walt Disney Environment is preparing a magical 18-month celebration that consists of new nighttime firework shows, sights, EARidescent appears to be, merchandise and meals.

Adhere to News 6 producer and In the Loop writer Landon McReynolds alongside reporters Nadeen Yanes, Ezzy Castro and Troy Campbell for details of the celebration.


Look for updates live from EPCOT on Wednesday and Magic Kingdom on Thursday forward of the anniversary celebration on Friday.

12:40 p.m.

Listened to about Disney Genie? Information 6 is receiving facts on the all new service launching quickly at Walt Disney World Vacation resort.

Coming up soon

We’re getting a search at some of the new engineering coming to Walt Disney Planet like the all-new MagicMobile+.

12:24 p.m.

12:00 p.m.

Nadeen Yanes is back again with all new aspects coming out of Disney this morning such as the all-new MagicBand+ and the opening date for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser.

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10 a.m.

The opening date for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser was declared for the duration of the virtual occasion. Here’s what the interactive lodge knowledge holds.


9:56 a.m.

Disney introduces MagicBand+ for 2022, which will have more capabilities as opposed to the 2013 MagicBand.

9:18 a.m.

Disney is holding a digital party talking about the celebration. Observe along as Information 6′s Landon McReynolds tweets updates.

7:15 a.m.

Information 6 reporter fulfills Minnie Mouse!

7 a.m.

Let’s get it started!

6 a.m. Thursday

Information 6 reporter Ezzy Castro commences today’s coverage on The Early morning News, talking about the heritage of Disney Entire world and the celebrations using place this 7 days.

Adhere with News 6 as we head to Magic Kingdom on Thursday.

10:13 p.m.

Company packed EPCOT to enjoy the premiere of Harmonious. The present lit up the sky in excess of the lagoon and the group was thrilled to see the occasion that has been yrs in the creating.

Harmonious options projection screens, lasers, drinking water capabilities and fireworks. The concept of Harmonious is bringing alongside one another all of the cultures of the World Showcase at EPCOT to be united as one particular. The display lasted about 20 minutes.


EPCOT’s long run environment will be transforming into 3 new neighborhoods: Celebration, World Character and Earth Discovery.

There is also a new “beacon of magic,” which functions lights projected on Place Ship Earth.

Clint Clark, the audio designer of Harmonious claimed audio and fireworks come collectively in the demonstrate to develop a magical moment.

“For me individually its that score, its the music, your preferred Disney music in a distinctive way, it’s a twist that you will not consider, it’s one of individuals that you will be singing together, but then we’ll click into that cultural dialect, that language, and convey it to lifetime in a way that hasn’t been heard,” Clark stated.

8:43 p.m.

Crowds are now collected for the new exhibit ‘Harmonious’ at EPCOT which debuts in minutes.




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That is a wrap for Nadeen Yanes. Troy Campbell is having more than. Seem for his to start with live report in advance at 7 as we inch nearer to the premiere of EPCOT’s new nighttime demonstrate, “Harmonious.”


Coming up at 6:07 p.m.

Nadeen Yanes is taking us through all today’s major information at EPCOT. She also has a special visitor joining her stay at 6 p.m.

Coming up at 5:00 p.m.

Information 6′s Nadeen Yanes will go dwell from EPCOT. She will have extra from her job interview from one particular of the creators of the new exhibit “Harmonious” which debuts tonight at EPCOT.

4:21 p.m.

They built us seal our phones. No cameras for the sneak peek of Guardians of the Galaxy but we bought to wander inside. It is a darkish indoor coaster, remnants of Room Mountain with the lights on and it is the longest indoor coaster with a reverse launch! @information6wkmg #WaltDisneyWorld pic.twitter.com/uqmWM4BzrK

— Nadeen Yanes (@NadeenNews6) September 29, 2021

4:00 p.m.

News 6 is examining out the all-new ‘Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind‘ attraction coming to EPCOT. No cameras are permitted inside of.

3:20 p.m.

News 6’s Nadeen Yanes interviews just one of the creators of “Harmonious” premiering tonight at EPCOT.

2:24 p.m.

Information 6 is having a seem at some of the items for Remy’s Ratatouille Experience. All of it will be readily available when the experience officially opens on Oct, 1.


1:25 p.m.

News 6 reporter Nadeen Yanes speaks with Disney Imagineering about the new trip, Remy’s Ratatouille Experience. Look at out the interview beneath.

12:35 p.m.

Disney forged member Raevon Redding gives us a preview of the new #Harmonius fireworks display.

12:15 p.m.

Nadeen Yanes joins Information 6 at Midday to showcase what’s going on at Disney Entire world. Check out the video clip underneath.

11:35 a.m.

News 6′s Nadeen Yanes speaking with Remy about his all new ride, Remy’s Ratatouille Journey. Glance for a live job interview in advance at midday.

11:25 a.m.: EPCOT’s “Harmonious” premieres way too tonight and the barges are lit up.

10:10 a.m. : Information 6 has arrived right here at EPCOT for a total day of coverage.

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