Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary at Walt Disney World

Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary at Walt Disney World

This year marks Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary and with that comes a slew of celebrations, plans and merchandise happening at Walt Disney World. As the world’s most famous Disney Princess, Cinderella shoves all that soot aside and takes her rightful place in a fabulous pair of shoes. And in a brand new rose-pink hue castle. Check out everything happening to honor Cinderella this year at Walt Disney World.

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Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary at Walt Disney World

Ready for all things Cinderella? Whether you’re browsing shopDisney or heading to the parks, there is no shortage of things to do, eat or buy. But first, lets get to the big news. Cinderella’s Castle at Walt Disney World is getting a whole new look. 

ARTIST CONCEPT ONLY: Cinderella Castle is about to become even more magical inside Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort. In Lake Buena Vista, Fla. In honor of the 70th anniversary of the Disney Animation classic film “Cinderella,” the princess’ namesake castle at the heart of Magic Kingdom Park will receive bold, shimmering and regal enhancements. The royal makeover begins in the coming weeks and continues throughout summer. (Disney) c/o

Cinderella Castle Makeover Summer 2020

Complete with a new Rose-Pink hue, sparkling towers, gold filigree and that classic blue we all know and love. As Disney’s most iconic feature we’re super excited to see the castle finally get an update! The concept art makes it appear much brighter, shinier and happier. Just in time for the 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World next year. Cinderella’s Castle is complete and ready for opening on July 11, 2020. 

Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary Snacks

New to Walt Disney World this month is a slew of Cinderella-inspired snacks all honoring our favorite princess and her friends. Plan to see everything done up in Cinderella blue. You can grab a Gus Gus cupcake at the All Stars Resorts and a Carriage cake at Magic Kingdom’s Confectionery. Check out the whole guide to all the Cinderella snacks at Disney These are only available for a limited time so grab them while you can. 

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Cinderella Photo Ops

If you’re a Cinderella fan, be on the lookout for special photo ops across the park. The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, PhotoPass Studio at Disney Springs, and Cinderella’s Royal Table all offer unique photo spots. If you have Memory Maker you’ll also be able to grab some Cinderella themed photopass magic .

Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary Merchandise

Celebrating Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary just wouldn’t be complete without a full lineup of Cinderella Limited Edition Merchandise. Collectors can check out this classic Cinderella doll , sure to sell out along with all the other 70th Anniversary merchandise this year. Or you can grab this Cinderella’s 70th Anniversary Mug to add to your Disney mug collection. 

Cinderella celebrates her 70th Anniversary this year and Walt Disney World has some plans! Re-doing the castle, new disney snacks, anniversary merchandise and more! Check out everything happening in 2020 to honor Cinderella!!! #disneyvacation #cinderellas70th #cinderellaanniversary #disneyworld2020

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Rochelle Mariah is a writer, designer and photographer with an MLIS in Information Science and a B.S. in Arch and Design. Determined to make Planning a DIY Disney Vacation easier she makes lots of lists and drinks lots of coffee. When not designing apparel at Polka Dot Pixie Shop, she's watching old movies and planning the holidays. She has been traveling to Disney destinations since 2010.