Walt Disney World: May 25, 1973
Walt Disney World’s Country & Western Spectacular kicks off for the first of three days at the Magic Kingdom. This special event is included in regular theme park admission, and the special guests include Freddie Hart, Anne Murray and Faron Young.
Walt Disney World: May 25, 1990
Here Come the Muppets, a live-action and puppet stage show starring Jim Henson’s loveable Muppets, opens at the Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park. (Its’ run will be short-lived, however, and it will be replaced by the Voyage of the Little Mermaid in 1992.)
Walt Disney World: May 25, 1998
The Walt Disney Company expands their animation operations eastward, with the opening of Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida at Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park. The new Magic of Disney Animation tour includes an expanded viewing area where guests might meet Disney animation artists and see ongoing work on future animated releases, including animation clean-up and the ink and paint process.