Disney Confirms Fireworks Testing TONIGHT (And More to Come)

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Walt Disney World is officially bringing back nighttime spectacular after nearly one full year. Both Happily Ever After at Magic Kingdom and EPCOT Forever at EPCOT will both return on July 1, 2021.

Now, as the theme parks gear up to once again light up the night sky, the Walt Disney World Cast and Community Facebook page is warning Orlando locals that testing may be seen or heard beginning tonight!

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The Walt Disney World Cast and Community Facebook page recently posted that Magic Kingdom will be testing fireworks tonight and Tuesday, June 29 after park hours! They shared:

Put on your favorite pajamas, cozy up and look to the skies! Tonight and Tuesday, June 29, after regular park hours, neighbors and resort guests near Magic Kingdom Park may hear a familiar sound as we test our fireworks before their official debut on July 1. We understand the evening noise impacts may not be ideal and sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause to your routines. We hope you enjoy the show!

**PRO TIP: For the complete viewing experience, don’t forget the music! ✨ https://bit.ly/3A1gr5y

Put on your favorite pajamas, cozy up and look to the skies! Tonight and Tuesday, June 29, after regular park hours,…

Posted by Walt Disney World Cast and Community on Saturday, June 26, 2021

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The nighttime fireworks that locals may hear tonight and on Tuesday is in preparation to bring back Magic Kingdom’s fan-favorite show, Happily Ever After. If you have never seen this fireworks spectacular, the official description reads:

Go on a dazzling journey of color, light and song that captures the heart, humor and heroism of favorite Disney animated films. Watch in awe as Cinderella Castle becomes part of the story by magically transforming through amazing state-of-the art projection technology you have to see to believe.
This astounding fireworks extravaganza uses lights, lasers and special effects, plus a soaring score featuring contemporary versions of beloved Disney songs.

Discover the magic of movies—and be inspired to find your own happily ever after.

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Both Happily Ever After and EPCOT Forever will return to Guests on July 1, 2021. Beginning October 1, 2021, Magic Kingdom will debut a new nighttime spectacular — Disney Enchantment — and EPCOT will debut HarmonioUS.

Are you an Orlando local? Will you be listening and watching for fireworks testing? Let us know in the comments below.

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