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How Disney Creates the Dream Lights on Cinderella Castle for the Holidays

Dream Lights

It’s the holiday season again and the Castle Dream Lights on Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom are once again wowing guests with their icy beauty. But how do they make that magic happen? Earlier this month, Disney went behind-the-scenes with Creative Director Reed Jones to learn just what it takes to bring this show to life.

Of course, to get all that, we have to put up with this:

crane installing lights

Are a few weeks of a crane ruining photos for 100,000’s of guests worth the final result of the Dream Lights? What do you think?