The Disney Vacation Club executive shares the latest addition to the 50th anniversary celebration.
Over the past several weeks, Disney has recruited help from a variety of celebrities to introduce its 'Fab 50' golden statues, created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World.
This week, Disney Vacation Club Senior Vice President Terri Schultz introduced a sculpture featuring Sebastian and Flounder from Disney's animated feature "The Little Mermaid." In the reveal video posted to Instagram, Schultz referenced the Ariel statue which sits just outside Disney's Beach Club Villas.
The accompanying text reads as follows:
We’re so excited that Terri Schultz, Senior Vice President, Disney Vacation Club, Guided Adventures & Expeditions and Golden Oak has revealed that Flounder and Sebastian from Walt @DisneyAnimation Studios’ The Little Mermaid are part of the “Disney Fab 50 Character Collection” that you’ll soon find across the four @WaltDisneyWorldtheme parks during “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” starting October 1 #DisneyWorld50
Other characters revealed thus far include Disney mainstays like Mickey Mouse and Goofy, droid R2-D2 from Star Wars and Disney fan favorite Orange Bird.
The 50 interactive golden statues will be spread across the four Walt Disney World theme parks beginning October 1, 2021.