Disneyland 60th Anniversary
This year marks the 60th Anniversary of Disneyland, the most magical place on Earth. As part of the celebrations, Disneyland has announced that there will be new entertainment presentations along with their classic rides, thrills and features that have been a part of this grand institution since it sprang up from the California countryside 60 years ago.
Ever since the opening day on July 17th, 1955, the famed Disneyland Resort has been the destination for families from around the world to gather and enjoy themselves in this unforgettable theme park. This anniversary not only marks the passage of time for one of the greatest amusement parks that has ever been built, but it also points towards the future and the many new wondrous attractions that will entertain future generations.
Over the years, Disneyland has thrilled and entertained millions of families from all over the world, establishing itself as the premiere theme park rivaled only by Disneyworld in Florida as an attraction that both the young and the young at heart have enjoyed over the years.
Three Special Celebrations
As part of the Disneyland 60th Anniversary, there will be three new nighttime spectaculars that will showcase the magic of Disney.
Disney Paint the Night Parade: Each night a wonderful parade that paints the night sky with lights will roll down Disneyland at 8:50pm. You’ll see many of your favorite Disney characters and enjoy the celebration that marks the 60th anniversary in style.
World of Color: Following the parade is the amazing World of Color water and light display that is truly breathtaking in its size and scope. Hundreds of fountains decorate the night sky with a boundless variety of colors as they rise upwards from the ground. This incredible display is just a taste of what the Disneyland 60th Anniversary is all about.
Disneyland Forever: This is a dazzling fireworks display that takes place after sunset at approximately 9:30pm PST. The sky will light up with an incredible display of fireworks that will last for 15 minutes and will help transform your view of this incredible park.
The Disneyland 60th Anniversary Spectacular
In addition to the new celebrations that will be featured for this year, there are many of the iconic rides and attractions that are still here for you and your family to enjoy. From the Sleeping Beauty Castle and the Carthay Circle Theatre in the Disney California Adventure Park, you’ll see them transform into new glittering attractions that help celebrate this special Diamond Celebration.
This diamond theme will run through all the festivities this year and serve as the overall theme for this one of a kind celebration of the magical world of Disneyland. Main Street U.S.A. and Buena Vista Street will have all the decorations including shining banners and the like that will help put you in a party mood. This will be a huge celebration that will last throughout the year, so come to the Disneyland 60th Anniversary with your friends and family and join the party.