With over a half a million twinkling lights, this pageant has enthralled generations of Guests since its debut in 1972.
After a 20 year hiatus from Disneyland Park, the parade’s return means that nostalgic fans and newbies alike will get to experience this whimsical procession that glitters and winks in time to the bouncy beat.
A Cast of Unforgettable Characters
At the head of the parade is Engineer Goofy, driving a steaming locomotive that pulls Mickey and Minnie aboard a gigantic bass drum.
Riding fantastic floats and prancing down the street, you’ll see endearing denizens of classic Disney tales like:
In addition to beloved Disney Characters, troupes of light-covered performers pass by during this electrifying parade. The festivities culminate with a salute to America featuring dancers in patriotic dress and a majestic bald eagle fashioned from brilliant golden lights.
Dine in style at the Blue Bayou Restaurant and enjoy reserved viewing for the Main Street Electrical Parade.
Short on time? Order a ready-to-go meal that comes with reserved viewing for the Main Street Electrical Parade.
Find out which parades are happening now and what others are coming soon at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park.
See what’s new, returning, or about to say goodbye at the Disneyland Resort.
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