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‘Inside Disney Parks’ Holidays – Behind the Scenes at the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade, Top Disney Gifts, Most Popular Holiday Treats and More

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

Our holiday episode of “Inside Disney Parks” is ready to be unwrapped – and this time, we’re going behind the scenes to see how the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade on ABC-TV happens. We also travel to Disneyland for a special tour down Main Street U.S.A., before unboxing five of our favorite “must-have” Disney holiday gifts. Check it out:

Here’s a look at some of the topics covered during the show:

Behind the Scenes at the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade – This Christmas, ABC-TV continues one of the merriest traditions of the season – the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade. Host Mark Daniel shows us how hundreds of cast and crew come together to make it all happen.

“Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration” airs December 25, 2017, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. EST; 9-11 a.m. CST/MST/PST on ABC and available online on

Disney Parks Very Merry Treats – Whether it’s the Ugly Sweater Brownie or Scrooge McDuck Eggnog Custard, watch throughout the show to see some of this season’s top sweet treats!

Neil Patrick Harris at “Candlelight Processional” – This year marks the 60th anniversary of the “Candlelight Processional” which began in 1958 at Disneyland Resort. Broadway, movie and TV sensation Neil Patrick Harris reflects on being part of this holiday celebration.

Holiday Tour of Main Street, U.S.A. at Disneyland Park – Disney Parks Blog author Michael Ramirez is joined by Disney Ambassador Alexa Garcia on a tour to find the most popular decorations and experiences along Main Street, U.S.A.

Disney Parks Unboxed – Top 5 Items – Merchandising manager Kevin-Michael Lezotte shares a look at some of the season’s favorite items, including new Potion Purple items.