The Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary, also being dubbed “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” is coming on October 1st! There will be special nighttime spectaculars, a new attraction, new EARidescent outfits for Mickey and pals, and so many more changes starting on October 1st.
As part of the 50th celebration, Disney will unveil 50 brand-new character sculptures scattered around all four Walt Disney World parks! Let’s take a look at all of the character statues that have been revealed!! We will continue to update this post as more statues are revealed.
Disney has said that this Fab 50 Character Collection will include surprising ways that guests can interact with the sculptures as part of the celebration.
The artist’s rendering seems to suggest there will be some kind of digital interaction with the character statues. We can’t wait to find out more! In the meantime, let’s take a look at the statues that Disney has given us a preview of so far!
The first of the fab 50 to be announced was none other than Mickey Mouse. You can watch the announcement video, and Magic Kingdom location reveal, below.
We also know that the Mickey and Minnie Mouse sculptures will be dedicated to Disney Cast Members of the past, present, and future.
Bill Farmer, the voice of Goofy, revealed Goofy as the next confirmed character that will make an appearance in the Magic Kingdom!
Check out a closer look at the Goofy character statue. Goofy looks great in gold!
Coming in next, we had our first pair of characters confirmed to be in Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Timon and Pumbaa!
Here’s a closer look at the gold character sculpture of Timon and Pumbaa!
And good news for fans of the Disney animated classic, Beauty and the Beast, because Cogsworth and Lumiere are joining the lineup! Tres magnifique! You’ll be able to find the statues of these two icons at Magic Kingdom Park during the celebration.
If you’re a fan of Daisy Duck, then you’ll be thrilled to know that Daisy has been confirmed to join this group of 50th Anniversary statues and we recently got a first look at her statue thanks to a post shared by the Disney Books account. Take a look below!
While we haven’t seen any official photos yet, we also know that Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Pluto, and Chip ‘n Dale gold statues will also be found around Magic Kingdom for the 50th anniversary.
Make sure to check back as we will continue to update you as more of the Fab 50 Character Collection characters are announced!
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Who do you think will be the next character to be revealed as part of the Fab 50 Character Collection? Share your predictions in the comments!