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The Ultimate Guide to Disney World 4th of July Celebrations

Join Mickey and friends for the Disney World 4th of July celebrations in Orlando, Florida as we celebrate America’s Independence Day! The Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot will all be presenting fireworks displays, parades and festive fun in honor of our nation’s birthday.  Plus, all of the events and displays are included with your Disney World tickets.

Disney World July 4Here’s a detailed look at the Disney World 4th of July schedule:

Magic Kingdom

July 3rd, 2016
9:00pm: Celebrate America – A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky Fireworks

10:00pm: Main Street Electrical Parade

July 4th, 2016
9:00pm: Celebrate America: A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky Fireworks
10:00pm: Main Street Electrical Parade
“Disney’s Celebrate America: A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” is a 15-minute 360-degree fireworks spectacular  that is one of the best firework displays in the nation.  During the day you can catch Goofy, Donald and Pluto leading a procession down Main Street USA.  This will occur right before the Celebrate a Dream Come True parade.  The pre-parade will feature the Main Street Philharmonic, Citizens of Main Street and Walt Disney’s historic horse-drawn calliope.

fireworksDisney’s Hollywood Studios

July 4th, 2016
7:30pm: Rockin’ 4th of July Celebration! Be at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre as a DJ gets the party started! Listen to the rock ‘n roll tunes of Mulch, Sweat and Shears before watching the spectacular fireworks finale. 
9:00pm: Fantasmic!
10:15pm: Fireworks with a rock n’ roll soundtrack
11:00pm: Fantasmic!

For the best views of Disney’s Hollywood Studios fireworks, find a spot on Hollywood Boulevard facing Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.


July 4th, 2016
Betsy Ross, Ben Franklin and Disney characters in the patriotic costumes will appear on the promenade near The American Adventure throughout the afternoon. 

Epcot features the “Voices of Liberty 4th of July Concert,” with an expanded cast performing a patriotic salute including the Spirit of America Fife and Drum Corps and Disney Characters, on the American Gardens Theatre stage. Performances are available throughout the afternoon at 12:30pm, 1:45pm, 3:00pm, 4:15pm and 5:00pm.

Spirit of America Fife and Drums Corp performs at 1:00pm, 2:15pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm and 4:45pm

Don’t Look Back – a Boston tribute band – will perform as part of the Sounds Like Summer concert series at 5:15pm, 6:30pm, 7:45pm and 9:00pm. 
llumiNations: Reflections of Earth will feature The Heartbeat of Freedom, a 5-minute patriotic fireworks finale. Fireworks begin at 10:00pm.A few of the best viewing spots at Epcot include the entrance of World Plaza Showcase, the bridge between Face and the United Kingdom and the waterside dock across from the Italy pavilion.

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