Disney World has announced Christian mega stars Casting Crowns, MercyMe, Mandisa and more have been secured for its 2014 edition of Night of Joy, a two-night Christian-music event at Magic Kingdom next fall.
Performing on Sept. 5 will be Building 429, For King & Country, Hillsong United, Matt Maher, Mandisa, Chris Tomlin, The Neverclaim and Matthew West. On Saturday night, Sept. 6, will be Casting Crowns, Colton Dixon, Israel Houghton & New Breed, MercyMe, Britt Nicole, One Girl Nation, Skillet, Rhett Walker and We As Human.
Night of Joy is an after-hours event, requiring a separate ticket from regular theme-park admission. Tickets are not yet available, and prices have not been announced. The 2013 tickets were $55.
Disney has held the event at its theme parks every year since 1982.
—Sharon Kennedy Wynne, Times staff writer