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The fan-favorite “Paint the Night” parade at Disney California Adventure park is currently dazzling audiences during the limited-time Pixar Fest at the Disneyland Resort. This electrifying parade uses more than 1 million brilliant lights, high-energy music and cutting edge special effects featuring many beloved Disney and Pixar pals. A new Incredibles float will be added to the Paint the Night Parade at Disney California Adventure Park on June 23, 2018.

Joining “Paint the Night” on June 23 is a new float inspired by Disney•Pixar’s “The Incredibles” and “Incredibles 2.” The Parr family and their pal Frozone will make their debut in this spectacular parade with high-tech, pop-art effects.

Here’s how the fun and excitement of The Incredibles float will be brought to life:

  • The dynamic and colorful new float connects both “The Incredibles” and “Incredibles 2,” picking up where the first film left off and portraying the scene that shows the Parr family banding together against the supervillain known as “The Underminer.”
  • Violet Parr uses her super powers to surround herself with a “force field.” It will come to life through a custom-built persistence-of-vision (POV) globe – the first and largest ever to be installed on a Disney parade float.
  • Dash’s super-human speed is captured through an innovative system of 64 individually lit frames, flashing as he races in circles around the float.
  • Mr. Incredible and Mrs. Incredible, along with their pal Frozone, light up the night in new super suits. The suits have been installed and wired by hand and are fully programmable to be in sync with the music and the float lighting.
  • The super suits, designed by eccentric fashion designer Edna Mode, are illuminated with nearly 100 sheets of flexible, miniature LEDs. This is the first time these light-up suits will be worn by any Disney or Pixar character.
  • The chest logos on the Incredibles’ glowing super suits are made up of 60 individually programmable LEDs.

This “super” float joins “Paint the Night” this summer during Pixar Fest, the limited-time celebration happening now through September 3. Pixar Pier will also welcome guests at Disney California Adventure park on June 23.

Be sure to catch “Incredibles 2” in theaters now!

(Thanks Disney Parks Blog)

Siera is a travel agent with Destinations in Florida, an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner. She would love to help you plan your next vacation at no cost to you. Call her at 734-771-1290 or email her at siera@destinationsinflorida.com for your free, no obligation quote. 


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Can you imagine cotton candy bigger than your head? Today is your day—you’re off to a scrumptious new place to play! Honk Honkers is the sweetest new addition to Seuss Landing in Universal’s Islands of Adventure. This new store contains a special treat that’s almost too cute to eat: gourmet cotton candy.

The best part is that each sweet bundle of spun sugar is completely customizable to your heart’s desire. You’ll begin by choosing between a unicorn pop or a paper cone as your base.

Next you pick your flavor. There are six delicious flavors to try including:

  • Blue Raspberry
  • Pink Vanilla
  • Jolly Berry
  • Apple
  • Grape
  • Birthday Cake

Finish off your gourmet cotton candy by topping it with rock candy, sprinkles, animal crackers, marshmallow bits, chocolate bites, chocolate cookies or chocolate sprinkles.

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Come one, come all and experience the spectacle that is Honk Honkers! The new store is located next to Snookers & Snookers Sweet Candy Cookers and includes a wide variety of candy in addition to the scrumptious cotton candy.

Will you succeed in trying the new gourmet cotton candy? Yes! You will, indeed!

Siera is a travel agent with Destinations in Florida, Universal Studios Travel Agency of the Year 2010, 2011, & 2012. She would love to help you plan your next Universal Orlando vacation at no cost to you. Contact Siera today at siera@destinationsinflorida.com or at 734-771-1290 for more information or your free, no obligation quote. 


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