On November 18, Disney will be celebrating 90 years of the brand’s most iconic character, Mickey Mouse. Commemorative merchandise will be available, events will be taking place and the Disney theme parks will be marking the occasion.
In Disney Springs, Orlando, Florida, the LEGO Store will be construction a Mickey Mouse mural to celebrate the milestone, WDW News reports. Other special activity includes exclusive products at stores such as UNIQLO and one-off food treats such as the Started with a Mouse cake at Amorette’s Patisserie.
Back in 1928, the character first arrived on the screen in Steamboat Willie, since then having gone on to become the mascot for Disney. Appearing in countless animated shorts, as part of many theme park attractions and on innumerable t-shirts, Mickey Mouse is a cultural figure like few others.