Entertainment Line-Up Announced for 24-Hour “Coolest Summer Ever” Kick-Off Party at Magic Kingdom

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Disney finally announced the entertainment line-up for the next 24-hour day at the Magic Kingdom on May 22nd-23rd:Coolest_Summer_YS FINAL

  • The extravaganza kicks off with some very special appearances in the Welcome Show as Anna, Elsa, Kristoffand Olaf join the rest of the gang welcoming everyone into the park.
  • A Flag Raising ceremony will be held at dawn in Town Square, featuring the Reedy Creek Honor Guard.
  • Some stars from Disney Channel will be joining in as Grand Marshals for the “Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade” at 3 p.m.
  • Over in Tomorrowland, Disney Channel Club Chill takes over Rockettower Plaza Stage from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m., with DJ Frost leading a dance party with music videos from Disney Channel stars and sneak peeks of upcoming Disney Channel Original Movies “Teen Beach 2” and “Descendants.”
  • Once things cool down in Tomorrowland, Rockettower Plaza switches gears for sing-along screenings of Disney’s “Frozen” from midnight – 4 a.m.
  • Olaf, Kristoff, Anna and Elsa will make pre-parade appearances just ahead of the 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. performances of the Main Street Electrical Parade
  • Join Disney characters – all dressed in their PJs – at one of two late-night dance parties. Kick up your heels at the Frontierland Dance Party, near Country Bear Jamboree, from 2 a.m. – 6 a.m. At Cinderella Castle, Disney’s “Up All Night” Dance Party keeps things hopping from 2:00 a.m. – 5:45 a.m. with awesome DJ, stiltwalkers and lots of fun party people!
  • As that 24th hour comes to a close, Town Square on Main Street, U.S.A., will host a special finale moment with Mickey and the gang that you won’t want to miss.

In addition, WDWNT will continue its annual tradition of holding a fan meet on the 24-hour day next Friday. This year, the event will include an all-day scavenger hunt through the Magic Kingdom and more, so stay tuned for more details.

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Tom Corless

Tom has been regularly visiting the Walt Disney World® Resort from the time he was 4 months old. While he has made countless visits in the last 28 years, he did not become a truly active member in the Disney fan community until the summer of 2007, when he decided to launch the WDW News Today website and podcast. Tom has since become an Orlando-local and is a published author on Walt Disney World.
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