Disney World Turns Cinderella Castle Blue in Honor of Medical Care Workers


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Magic Kingdom cast members creating their own moment of thanks on Main Street U.S.A. with the Cinderella Castle shining bright blue as a beacon of hope and gratitude.

Last night, Disney World paid special tribute to medical care workers who have been on the front lines during the coronavirus pandemic.

The Cinderella Castle in the Magic Kingdom was illuminated in bright blue as security cast members held signs that simply said, “Thank You.”

“We are uniting across the globe with a message of thanks and appreciation to celebrate the brave healthcare providers who are helping so many,” Disney said.

The Enchanted Storybook Castle at Shanghai Disneyland lit up with the words “thank you” in several languages for medical professionals all over the world.

Other Disney parks around the world also took part. The Enchanted Storybook Castle at Shanghai Disneyland Resort was illuminated with the word’s “thank you” in different languages.

At Disneyland in California, custodial cast members created a floral message of gratitude.

At Disneyland Resort, custodial cast members expressed their heartfelt gratitude at the “Storytellers” statue.

April 7th is World Health Day – a day traditionally honored by celebrating nurses, doctors and healthcare teams who work tirelessly to keep us all healthy. This year, these professionals are the front line of defense in a global COVID-19 pandemic, providing much needed care in hospitals around the world.

At Disneyland Paris, a floral arrangement of “Merci” is displayed in front of the Le Chateau de la Belle au Bois Dormant castle.

Disney Parks across the globe shared messages of thanks and appreciation to celebrate the brave healthcare providers who are helping so many. Disney Parks messages of Thank You

April 7, 2020: We at Disney Aulani Resort are uniting around the globe in a message of thanks and appreciation to celebrate the health heroes who are helping so many. 💙 As an expression of gratitude, our ohana shares a heartfelt “mahalo” message.

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A thank you from Castaway Cay in colored seashells.

Disney closed its U.S. theme parks in mid-March because of the coronavirus pandemic. The parks will remain closed “until further notice,” Disney said.

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March 27, 2020: US Disney Parks will stayed closed now “until further notice”.


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A big thank you to all the medical workers!  ❤

We’ve written two books about our time working – and playing – as Disney Cast Members at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Both are available on Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle:  Two Girls and a Mouse Tale and Adventures in the Animal Kingdom.

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Have a magical day!

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