The official opening date for Disney’s American Idol Experience is February 14th, but a gala Grand Opening will be held on February 12th. There will be a motorcade showcasing Celebrities that Guests in the park can see, there there will be a private party to celebrate the attraction’s opening.
Here are American Idol Celebrities scheduled to appear in the motorcade starting at 4:30 pm on Feb 12 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios:
Cast: Simon Fuller (Idol Creator), Paula Abdul, and Ryan Seacrest.
Former Winners: Jordin Sparks, David Cook, Ruben Studdard, Fantasia Barrino, Carrie Underwood, and Taylor Hicks.
Notable contestants: David Archuleta, Bo Bice, Jason Castro, Bucky Covington, Diana DeGarmo, Melinda Doolittle, Josh Gracin, Justin Guarini, Michael Johns, LaKisha Jones, Kimberley Locke, Sanjaya Malakar (!!!), Mandisa, Syesha Mercado, Chris Sligh, Carly Smithson, Phil Stacey, Brooke White, and Ace Young.
I’m a little disappointed that Randy Jackson and Kelly Clarkson aren’t on the list. But I’m sure it will be a great time anyway? Who’s coming?
Even if you’re not going, check out the newly updated www.disneyworld.com/idol.