During today’s performance of Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom, the head of the Maleficent dragon float caught on fire. Photos can be seen below courtesy of Twitter users who were at the park today. From what we’ve heard, no cast members or guests were hurt during this incident and the fire was put out quickly.
Video courtesy of Andrew Barondess
The Maleficent float in Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade typically blows fire as you can watch in our video below. Apparently something malfunctioned today.
— Alyssa (@alyssa_hendy) May 11, 2018
— The Diz Unleashed (@TheDizUnleashed) May 11, 2018
— DisneyGoofballs (@DisneyGoofballs) May 11, 2018
— Disney Dream Girls (@DisDreamGirls) May 11, 2018
It’s all kicking off at the Magic Kingdom! The parade went past us and the mechanical Dragon was all good until it burst into flames! Parade closed and the fire was promptly put out. The dragon was not looking the best after as you can see. pic.twitter.com/6DsWL1NK5M
— Martin MJ (@MartinMJ22) May 11, 2018
— Matthew C. Bayer (@matthewcbayer) May 11, 2018