Fourth of July 2016 celebrations at Walt Disney World

Jun 23, 2016 in "Independence Day at Walt Disney World Resort"

Walt Disney World Resort will be celebrating Independence Day with special firework displays, patriotic character meet and greets, and music concerts on July 3 and July 4 2016.

Magic Kingdom

Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” will be performed at 9pm on both July 3 and July 4.

Firework shows at Walt Disney World don't come much bigger than this. In addition to the normal Wishes launch sites, this show uses nine perimeter launch locations, island launch site in the Seven Seas Lagoon, and use of the Water Pageant barges for light show and audio for the Magic Kingdom resorts

Park hours are July 3 - 8am to 1am, with Extra Magic Hours 1am to 3am. July 4 - 8am to 1am.

Disney's Hollywood Studios

At the Studios, the new "Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular" show will take place at 9:30pm.

Park hours are 9am to 9:30pm.


Illuminations: Reflections of Earth” with July 4 finale at 10pm on July 4.

Park hours are 9am to 10pm.

The Voices of Liberty will perform a Fourth of July concert at the America Gardens Theatre at 12:30pm, 1:45pm, and 3pm, and in the American Adventure pavilion at 4:15pm and 5pm. Special patriotic character greetings also are available at various times throughout the day at the American Adventure, along with a another opportunity to catch the Spirit of America Fife & Drum Corps outside at pm, 2:15pm, 3:30pm, 4pm and 4:45pm. The Fife & Drum Corp has not performed since being retired in October 2014.

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Article Posted: Jun 23, 2016 / 11:26am EDT