Main Street Electrical Parade ending at Magic Kingdom and heading to Disneyland

Main Street Electrical Parade ending at Magic Kingdom and heading to Disneyland MSEP

Disney announced today that the Main Street Electrical Parade will be concluding an over 6-year-long run at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World on October 9, 2016.

The parade returned to the Magic Kingdom in the summer of 2010 for what was meant to be a limited time engagement and never left.

Following its Magic Kingdom run, the classic parade will head to the Disneyland Resort for a limited time encore-engagement at Disneyland Park.

Paint The Night is scheduled to end its main run at Disneyland Park on September 5th, but will be back for a few nights during the holiday season before the classic Electrical Parade returns.

The Main Street Electrical Parade began at Disneyland Park in 1972 and last played at the Disneyland Resort at Disney California Adventure from 2001 to 2010.



Source: Disney Parks Blog (DL) / Disney Parks Blog (WDW)


Tom is the host and producer of the DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast, plus Disneyland Editor of The DIS. He enjoys traveling with his wife and teenage son. At this point, their favorite destination is Alaska, with a FIFTH cruise there planned for the Summer of 2019. In his spare time he volunteers with Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and help found his son's former Cub Scout Pack. His favorite Disneyland attraction is Space Mountain.


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