The Main Street Electrical Parade, one of the most popular of all Disney parades, returns to Disneyland Park Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, with all the lights, sounds, music and fun that have made it a beloved icon. This encore performance at Disneyland park will run nightly until June 18 – 45 years after it first lit up Main Street, U.S.A., in 1972! During this limited-time celebration, guests will also enjoy special merchandise and food offerings inspired by the Main Street Electrical Parade.
Watch the new television spot that has been playing recently.
The dazzling and colorful after-dark parade premiered in Disneyland in 1972 and has been seen at Disney Parks [...]
When Walt Disney opened Disneyland, the original Disney theme park, on July 17, 1955, he said he hoped it would be “a source of joy and inspiration to all the world.” He famously observed: “Disneyland will never be completed…as long as there is imagination left in the world.”“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” – Walt Disney
Upon its opening, Disneyland introduced a new concept in family entertainment and launched the theme park industry. Disneyland presented 18 major attractions on its Opening Day including the Mad Tea Party, the Jungle Cruise, Autopia [...]
As the evening hours set upon Disneyland, thousands of guests continue to celebrate the park’s 60th anniversary, many of them arriving in the early hours of the day. On July 17, 1955, when Disneyland opened, Walt Disney welcomed the first guests by saying, “To all who come to this happy place: Welcome. Disneyland is your land.” For the last 60 years, guests of all ages have enjoyed “The Happiest Place on Earth,” in fact, over 700 million guests have visited Disneyland since it first opened.
Disneyland will never be completed, as long as there is imagination left in the world. Walt Disney
While there have been many changes over the years, one thing remains the same, as [...]