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#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream ‘Happily Ever After’ on May 12

“Happily Ever After”, Magic Kingdom’s new nighttime spectacular, is set to debut this Friday, May 12 at 9pm.  If you aren’t one of the lucky ones who can be there in person, you can still experience the magic wherever you are because Disney will be bringing the show to you.

DisneyParksLIVE announced today they will live stream the entire show from the Magic Kingdom this Friday, May 12 at 8:50pm ET.  The broadcast will start off with a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of  “Happily Ever After”.

In case you aren’t familiar , this will be the third regular nighttime fireworks show to ever debut at Magic Kingdom Park. This new spectacular will combine the latest in fireworks, pyrotechnics, lasers, hand-drawn animation, original music, a new theme song and much more. All of these elements will work together to tell a heart-tugging story about the importance of chasing your dreams and finding your happily ever after.

To watch the live stream, go to DisneyParksBlog and look for the new blog post, and don’t forget to follow along on Twitter by using hashtag #DisneyParksLIVE.


VIDEO: Sneak Peek of Magic Kingdom’s New Nighttime Spectacular ‘Happily Ever After’

Magic Kingdom Expands Viewing Area for Final Days of Wishes Fireworks

We are only a week away from the final “Wishes” fireworks show at Magic Kingdom which will end on Thursday, May 11.  Disney knows many fans will want to pay their respects to see the show one last time and will open backstage viewing areas to accommodate the large crowds expected.

On Saturday, May 6 and Thursday, May 11 the backstage bypass location between Adventureland and Main Street U.S.A. will be accessible to guests as well as the backstage parking lot located behind Tomorrowland near Walt Disney’s Carousel of Progress.

Disney’s new nighttime spectacular “Happily Ever After” will debut on Friday, May 12 and these areas will continue to remain open May 12-13 for the large number of guests who will want to welcome in the new show.

Liberty Square Riverboat Closing for Short Refurbishment this Summer


Liberty Square Riverboat at Magic Kingdom is closing for a short refurbishment this summer.  The attraction is scheduled to be closed August 1 – 10; reopening to guests on August 11, 2017.

For a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World, please visit our refurbishment page.

Incredibles Super Dance Party at Magic Kingdom Being Replaced with Cosmic Dance Party


The Incredibles Super Dance Party that takes place at the Rockettower Plaza Stage in Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland will come to an end this Sunday, April 30, 2017.

A new offering called “Cosmic Dance Party” is set to debut this spring, however no further details have been announced yet.

In the meantime, Mr. Incredible will temporarily meet guests in Tomorrowland from May 1 – 18.

We’ll keep you updated when new details are announced.