Disney Magic on Christmas Morning!



Disney Christmas Day Parade (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Disney Christmas Day Parade (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Disney News: ABC airs the 29th Annual Disney Christmas Day Parade December 25

If you’re not at Disney this Christmas, Nick Cannon, Mario Lopezand Maria Menounos, host the two-hour Disney Parade with award-winning artists for you to watch from the comfort of your living room.

The Parade

The parade features all the favorites, from fairy tales and Disney characters to classic Christmas tunes and Santa, of course. From Darth Vader and Buzz Lightyear to Tinker Bell, Periwinkle and Winnie the Pooh, following are some of the fanciful floats and Disney characters you’ll see.

Christmas Tree Float

Mickey and Minnie Mouse like to be on the top on this float, accompanied by Duffy the Disney Bear.

 Winter Wonderland fun float

Look for Horace Horsecollar, Scrooge McDuck and Clarabelle Cow as they have chipmunk fun with Chip and Dale on the winter float.

Pirate Palooza

Jake and the Never Land Pirates from Disney Junior have a swashbuckling time with Captain Jack Sparrow and Captain Barbossa from “Pirates of the Caribbean”.

Christmas favorite

Toy Soldiers, elves and gingerbread men join Santa and his reindeer down Main Street, U.S.A.

Disney Princesses

Sofia the First from Disney Junior has her first appearance in a horse-drawn carriage on the parade route. The following Disney Princesses will also join the parade with their princes:
  • Tiana
  • Mulan
  • Pocahontas
  • Rapunzel
  • Jasmine
  • Cinderella
  • Belle
  • Snow White
  • Aurora

Merida Debuts at the Parade

Princess Merida, from “Brave,” makes her first appearance at the parade. Look for the Scottish dancers, bagpipers and drummers that will accompany the bow and arrow-wielding heroine.

Tell us…

Have you ever seen the Parade live?