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Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom Christmas Update: Peak Holiday Time Begins – Photos and Videos

Hi everyone!

Christmas is in full swing at the Magic Kingdom, where the Christmas shows and Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade (below, left) are now part of the regular day guest experience. Mickey and Minnie flank a Christmas tree on their own float (below, right).

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Donald Duck takes the place of Scrooge McDuck (below, left), instead of being part of a horse-drawn carriage with Daisy as they are on the Party nights. Princess Tiana and Prince Naveen are in the only carriage as part of the parade (below, right).

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Belle waves to the crowd (below, left) while Princess Aurora swoons (below, right).

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Jasmine is part of the Princess float (below, left) and Cinderella stands with Prince Charming – instead of being in her carriage (below, right).

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The ever-popular gingerbread men make their way down Main Street USA (below, left) while the toy soldiers march (below, right).

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Prancing reindeer (below, left) lead the way for the big man himself – Santa Claus (below, right).  It was really neat to see the parade during the day, it looks much different!

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Bonus Video – Magic Kingdom Christmas Parade (During the Day), Part 1 – This was taken on the first day that Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade was shown for the general public in 2009.

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade (During the Day) Part 2

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade (During the Day) Part 3

A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas” also is showing through the Christmas holiday period. Buzz Lightyear (below, left) joins Mike Wazowski (below, right) in this lively production.

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Stitch finds the true meaning of Christmas, then joins Haley Comet (below, left) for the finale. Pyrotechnics are still used during the day (below, right), though there was no snow in the show when I was there.

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The “Celebrate the Season show” also was a hit with guests, playing several times per day. Mickey kisses Minnie’s hand (below, left) and Pluto joins the reindeer brigade (below, right).

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Frosty the Snowman is part of the act, along with Goofy, Mickey, Minnie and more! (below, left). The cast wishes everyone “Happy Holidays” at the finale of the show (below, right).

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Mickey and Minnie wave goodbye (below, left). Back on Main Street USA, the marching band plays on the second floor of the Train Station (below, right).

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The flag is lowered at Town Square (below, left), and even Santa Clause stops to place his hat to his heart (below, right).

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For more great photos, please check out MouseSteps latest update HERE!

We offer a full range of Holiday Titles from Disneyland and Walt Disney World HERE! (Click covers below for more information).

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Latest All-New Release:

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Jeff Lange Remembers Epcot Holiday Classics

Seasons Greetings from Jeff Lange with this all-new DVD filled with holiday memories from Christmas past at Walt Disney World’s Epcot.

Features the following: Entrance Topiary (2008), Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony (1993), Mickey’s Tree Lighting Treat (2006), The Lights of Winter (2008) and “Let There Be Peace On Earth” Fireworks Finale (2008)!

Running Time: 62 min

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Also available: a full range of Holiday Titles from Disneyland and Walt Disney World HERE!

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Holiday Treat 09 copyJeff Lange’s Holiday Treat 09 (Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2009)

Seasons Greetings from Jeff Lange! Celebrate the holidays with this new DVD featuring the 2009 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Walt Disney World.

Features yearly favorites such as: “Cinderella’s Holiday Wish (Castle Lighting)“, “Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmastime Parade“, “Holiday Wishes Fireworks – Celebrate the Spirit of the Season“, “Celebrate the Season Show” special holiday decor, and much more!

Running Time: 66 min

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Available Now:

disneyland-parade-classics-copyJeff Lange’s Disneyland Parade Classics Vol 1 (Featuring Disneyland’s Very Merry Christmas Parade 1985)

Jeff Lange takes you back in time to experience this first in a series of DVDs featuring vintage parades from the “Happiest Place on Earth”, Disneyland!.

Features the following classic Disneyland parades: Very Merry Christmas Parade (1985), Totally Minnie Parade (1986), Party Gras Parade – Disneyland’s 35th Anniversary (1990) and The World According to Goofy Parade (1992)!

Running Time: 60 Min

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Also available: Jeff Lange’s Disneyland Parade Classics Vol 2, Jeff Lange’s Magic Kingdom Parade Classics Vol 1 and Jeff Lange’s Magic Kingdom Parade Classics Vol 2.

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Join Jeff Lange as he brings the magic of Disneyland into your home with “Jeff Lange’s Celebrate Disneyland 2009″!

Featuring: Welcome to Disneyland, it’s a small world, Celebrate! A Street Party, Magical Fireworks plus a special bonus, the updated Disney’s Electrical Parade!

Running Time: 70 min

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Also available – Remember Halloween 2009:

Trick or Treat 6 CoverJeff Lange’s Trick or Treat 6 (Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 2009)

Jeff Lange presents this all-new DVD from the 2009 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World!

Featuring: Alice & Mad Hatters Treat Party, The Headless Horseman, Mickey’s Boo-to-You Parade, Happy HalloWishes Fireworks, Villains Mix and Mingle, Not So Scary Party Scenes, Haunted Mansion at Midnight and more!

Running Time: 66 min

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Also available: Trick or Treat vol 1 – 5 (Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Parties 2003-2008) – Click HERE

Also available:

disneyland-classics-vol-5-smallJeff Lange Remembers Disneyland Classics Vol 5

Jeff Lange takes you on a trip back in time to experience classic Disneyland attractions. This fifth volume in the series features the following:

Aladdin’s Royal Caravan (1993), Disneyland Railroad (1992) including the burning settlers cabin, Big Thunder Ranch and more, Beauty and the Beast Show (1993), Pinocchio’s Daring Journey (1993), Alice in Wonderland (1993) and Fantasy in the Sky Fireworks (1993)!

Running Time: 66 Min

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Also available: Jeff Lange Remembers: Disneyland Classics Volume 1 – 4.

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As always, if you want to request a future DVD idea, Photo Memory topic or comment on anything, just drop me a line at suggestions@JeffLangeDVD.com.