Disney Guests to Be Immersed in 50th Magic BEFORE Arriving

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Are you flying to Walt Disney World to celebrate the 50th anniversary? Well, you will be immersed into the 50th anniversary magic before arriving on Walt Disney World property as Orlando International Airport just received a spectacular makeover, highlighting the 50th anniversary!

orlando airport 50th anniversary
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That’s right — if you are flying into Orlando International Airport, you will notice a new magical transformation celebrating Disney World’s 50th anniversary the second you arrive in Central Florida. Per Disney Parks Blog:

We can’t wait to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort, which starts next week on Oct. 1! And now, we’re excited for air travelers at the Orlando International Airport to feel immersed in the magic as soon as they arrive in Central Florida, after a magical transformation of the passenger arrival experience.

orlando airport 50th anniversary
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Disney fans will notice a new art installation inside the terminal train stations featuring the Disney Fab 50 Character collection, which Guests will also see inside all four theme parks — Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

There will also be a new photo opportunity that Disney fans can take advantage of with a golden teacup, inspired by the Mad Tea Party attraction in Magic Kingdom. Disney Parks Blog continued to explain:

This transformation of exciting Disney touches includes a wide-spanning art installation in the terminal train stations featuring the Disney Fab 50 Character Collection, found throughout all four Walt Disney World theme parks, as well as a photo opportunity with a golden teacup inspired by the famous Mad Tea Party attraction at Magic Kingdom Park, and a glistening glow of projected EARidescent light patterns engaging passengers as they walk through the airport terminal just outside the Magic of Disney Store in the East Hall. Here guests will also pass a 36-foot long video screen showcasing the shimmering EARidescence of the four parks “Beacons of Magic.”

orlando airport 50th anniversary
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The best news is that this magical transformation has already arrived, so if you are visiting Orlando International Airport in the near future, you will be able to see it! Per Disney Parks Blog:

This magical makeover has arrived at Florida’s busiest airport just in time for the start of “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” at Walt Disney World Resort and will stick around through March 2022. Whether flying into Orlando at the beginning, middle or end of our 18-month 50th Anniversary celebration, we can’t wait to share this magical milestone!

orlando airport 50th anniversary
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Do you have plans to fly into Orlando International Airport soon? Are you loving this magical transformation? Let us know in the comments below.

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