Photos by Bruce Bergman, Adrienne Vincent
Phoenix and Roger Longenbach
After over twenty years of
performances, The Main Street Electrical Parade departed Disneyland
"forever" in November of 1996. On
July 2, 2001 it returned to the new California Adventure park. Below is
a photo essay of that night.
The Blue Fairy
With the electronically
voiced words "Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls," we get
our first glimpse of the Blue Fairy. Traditionally leading the parade,
she looks as great as ever emerging from the Sun Plaza.
The Steam Train and
A Steam Train led by Goofy
pulls the giant Drum announcing the name of the parade. High up on
the drum, Mickey waves to the crowd.
Alice in Wonderland
Giant Mushrooms, Lady Bugs,
Bumble Bees. This fantastical menagerie fills out the Alice in
Watch out! One of those
turtles may spin up and poke you in the nose!
A giant caterpillar follows