LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA. — As part of its Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary Celebration, Disney World has begun to install special gold character statues across all four of its Florida theme parks.
READ: Disney debuts new monorail look for 50th anniversary
Disney says the sculptures pay homage to the past 50 years of Walt Disney World while “ushering us into the next 50 years and beyond.”
As visitors wander around the various parks, they will be greeted by such iconic characters as Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and Chip ‘n’ Dale, to name a few.
READ: McDonald’s announces Happy Meal toys to mark Disney World’s 50th anniversary
Guests are encouraged to virtually “collect” each sculpture by taking a photo and sharing them on social media with the tag #DisneyWorld50.
READ: You can now buy a Disney World annual pass again
The World’s Most Magical Celebration begins on Oct. 1.
See more of our coverage of Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary by clicking here.
Click here to download the free WFTV news and weather apps, click here to download the WFTV Now app for your smart TV and click here to stream Channel 9 Eyewitness News live.