Festival of Fantasy Parade (Disney World)
Festival of Fantasy Parade Description:
At the Festival of Fantasy Parade, celebrate the spirit of Disney as Magic Kingdom park comes alive with music and dance during a tribute to the tales of Fantasyland.
Celebrate the stories you love with a magical mix of floats, costumes and original music.
Paying homage to the unbridled magic and vivid pageantry of Fantasyland and its many inhabitants, the Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade is a thrilling sight-and-sound spectacular that winds its way through the streets of Magic Kingdom park each afternoon.
Be a part of this grand gala, which includes spectacular, state-of-the-art floats starring Characters from some of your favorite Disney stories, plus colorfully costumed performers on stilts, pendulums and swings.
During the fantastical procession, be on the look-out for:
- A garden of Disney Princesses, starring Cinderella, Belle, Tiana, Elsa and Anna
- Flynn Rider and Rapunzel from Tangled sailing in an ornate longship in search of another “best day ever”
- An under-the-sea jubilee starring Ariel, Sebastian and an enchanted ocean ensemble from The Little Mermaid atop a sparkling music box
- Peter and Wendy from Peter Pan soaring through the sky aboard a pirate galleon pursued by Captain Hook, Mr. Smee and Tick-Tock the Crocodile
- Merida from Brave and her triplet “bear” brothers atop an enormous bagpipe, accompanied by a troupe of Scottish dancers
- Maleficent as a fire-breathing, clockwork dragon wrapped in battle with Prince Phillip and his mighty Sword of Truth
- High-flying fun with Mickey and Minnie in a giant hot-air balloon, plus a cavalcade of beloved Disney Characters from Pinocchio to Snow White
It’s a dazzling sight unlike anything you’ve even seen or heard, and a festival of fun for everyone! (source)
Fun Facts and Statistics:
- The Tangled float is 28 feet long
- The Maleficent float is 53 feet long and reaches 26 feet in the air
- The Princess Garden float is 50 feet long
- Their are more than 100 cast members in the parade
- There are more than 12 classic Disney stories represented in the parade
Festival of Fantasy Parade Video:
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- Maleficent Returns to Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade at Walt Disney World Resort, January 26, 2019
- Bringing Maleficent To Life for Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade,
- Maleficent steampunk-inspired dragon set to return soon to the Magic Kingdom’s Festival of Fantasy parade, November 11, 2018
- Festival of Fantasy parade debuts at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, March 10, 2014