Teaser Released for ‘The Most Magical Story on Earth: 50 Years of Walt Disney World’ Special Coming to ABC

A new television special, “The Most Magical Story on Earth,” is coming to ABC on October 1 celebrating the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World. A teaser and poster were released today.


This special, hosted by Disney Legend Whoopi Goldberg, will take you on a journey spanning half a century and beyond at Walt Disney World in Florida. The show will also feature spectacular visuals and musical performances from Christina Aguilera and Halle Bailey in front of the legendary Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park.

Through an expansive look into the past, present, and future of the vacation destination, footage never before seen on television will give fans a glimpse into the journey to bring Walt’s vision to life and a look at plans for the future.

The special will air at 10 p.m. ET on ABC and will be available to watch online and on Hulu the following day. It will also come to Disney+ later on.