September 22, 1991 – The Surprise Celebration Parade Kicks Off in Walt Disney World
“One of 20 spectacular new reasons to visit this year!”
On September 22, 1991, the Surprise Celebration Parade began its run in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom Park. Thrown to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of Walt Disney World, the parade featured 40-feet-tall character balloons that celebrated different festivals from around the world. The parade ran until June 4, 1994, and was followed by the Mickey Mania Parade.