Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

Preview

image preview

Date

Winter 2-1978

Description

November 18, 1978 marked Mickey Mouse’s 50th Birthday. Several times that year, Walt Disney World celebrated with a special parade in his honor that spanned the entire magic kingdom Main Street. The characters were staged on oversized floats depicting presents, cakes and candles. The enormous spectacle attracted many crowds for that year.

Notes

http://waltdatedworld.bravepages.com/id65.htm

(accessed 8 Dec 2011)

http://disneyshawn.blogspot.com/2010/03/flashback-mickeys-50th-birthday.html (accessed 8 Dec 2011)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Amusement Parks -- Florida -- Walt Disney World (Fla.); Parades -- Florida -- Walt Disney World (Fla.);

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Florida

City Name

Orlando

Keywords

amusement parks, Walt Disney World, tourism, parades

Share

COinS