An eager and surprisingly energetic group of Disney fans walked through the gates of Disneyland at 6am this morning to help kick off the #Disneyland60 Diamond Celebration and today’s 24-hour party.

To be amongst the first, fans slept just outside the park gates overnight. Persistence pays off in this case as all fans who walked through the gates this morning were given a pair of blue Mickey Mouse ear hats to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Disneyland Park.

The party actually kicked off at 6am EST in Florida too where the Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World Resort is throwing its own 24-hour shindig in celebration of Disneyland’s 60th anniversary.


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