First Look: Maleficent Joins the ‘Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade,’ Coming to Magic Kingdom Park


    The Disney Parks Blog has been posting close up teaser images of one of the new parade floats for the Festival of Fantasy parade that is coming to the Magic Kingdom in March. Today they revealed that they mystery float is a Steampunk version of Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty.

    According to the blog:

    Stretching 35 feet in length and reaching 26 feet above the parade route, the Maleficent Dragon has been designed in partnership with Tony Award-winner Michael Curry, whose previous collaborations with Disney Parks have included the “Tapestry of Nations” parade at Epcot and “Finding Nemo – The Musical” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.