Anaheim, CA – A fire broke out at Disneyland during the popular Fantasmic! nighttime show on [date], with the iconic Maleficent dragon unexpectedly going up in flames. Quick action by Anaheim Fire & Rescue ensured that the fire was rapidly extinguished, preventing any further damage or harm to cast members and park guests.
Just watched Fantasmic Dragon catches on fire at Disneyland 😢 #disney pic.twitter.com/49yTBA2MR7
— mlg (@MelissaLeeGiles) April 23, 2023
Witnesses reported a sudden burst of flames engulfing the mechanical Maleficent dragon, a central figure in the thrilling performance. Although the fire initially caused panic among the audience, no injuries were sustained, and all cast members remained unharmed during the incident.
Disneyland representatives have yet to comment on the potential cause of the fire and the extent of damage to the attraction. The swift response by Anaheim Fire & Rescue, however, highlights the effectiveness of emergency services in such situations and underscores the importance of preparedness and quick action in ensuring public safety.