Disney has announced the concert line-up for this year’s Night of Joy featuring 15 of Contemporary Christian music’s greatest artists. The event will take place at ESPN Wide World of Sports on Friday, September 8 and Saturday, September 9.
Headliners include Christian music legends like Mercy Me, Amy Grant, and Steven Curtis Chapman. In addition, Matthew West will serve as host over the two nights and introduce the artists. Here’s the line-up:
2017 Disney’s Night of Joy Concert Line-Up
- Friday, Sept. 8 – MercyMe, TobyMac, Natalie Grant, Danny Gokey, Matt Maher, Colton Dixon, Rend Collective, Zach Williams.
- Saturday, Sept. 9 – Amy Grant, Steven Curtis Chapman, Kirk Franklin, Jordan Feliz, Crowder, Jeremy Camp, Tye Tribbett.
Entertainment is subject to change.
Tickets will go on sale in early June.
For more information on Night of Joy, visit Disney’s website.
Disney has updated their schedule to show Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be shown every night now through September 4, 2017. The show will be shown twice a night now – April 22 and then once a night from April 23 – September 4.
For more information on Rivers of Light dining packages, visit Disney’s website.
Min & Bill’s Dockside Diner at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is now serving breakfast in addition to lunch and dinner. Guests can choose from bagels, cinnamon rolls, breakfast burritos and more.
For now, breakfast options will only be served seasonally and on Extra Magic Hour mornings. You can find the quick service eatery in Echo Lake opposite from Gertie the Dinosaur.
Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny are now meeting guests in Town Square at Magic Kingdom Park through April 16.
You can also catch the duo during the Easter pre-parade before the Festival of Fantasy parade on April 15 & 16.
BB-8, the beloved droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is now meeting guests at Star Wars Launch Bay at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. BB-8 was welcomed by many anxious fans during his debut this past Sunday.
After waiting in line, guests are escorted to the meet and greet area one at a time and can talk and interact with the droid before having their picture taken. BB-8 appears at Star Wars Launch Bay in addition to Kylo Ren and Chewbacca.
Keep in mind this is a soft open ahead of BB-8’s official debut scheduled on April 14, 2017 during the Star Wars Galactic Nights special event which is currently sold out.