‘Disney on Ice’ returning to Valley

Disney characters from Moanna appear in Disney on Ice. Courtesy photo

Payne Arena is soon expected to the venue to kick off a multi-city tour of Disney on Ice.

“Dream Big” will feature the adventures of heroes, such as Mickey, Minnie, Miguel, Moana, Elsa, Belle, Genie and more, highlighting all the magic and adventure of Disney’s tales through world-class figure skating.

Disney on Ice is schedule for show  Dec. 23 through Jan. 3 at Payne Arena in Edinburg.

“Audiences will be transported to exciting worlds where heroes of every kind seek to fulfill their dreams at a live experience families will never forget,” event organizers said in a press release of the show.

The entertainment includes COVID-19 protocols.

“While delivering the same magical experiences guests expect from  Disney On Ice , Feld Entertainment is introducing Guest Wellness Enhancements to help keep families safe at its live events,” the press release said. “Feld Entertainment is working closely with venue partners to establish and follow COVID-19 health and safety standards in accordance with all federal, state and local guidelines.”

The show will also feature pod seating, which will be created for family and friends to maintain distance from other groups in attendance.

Seating capacity at the Payne Arena will be reduced, organizers said.

“As an additional precaution, a face covering is required for those age 2 and older unless otherwise exempted from doing so by law,” organizers said.

Full details on Feld Entertainment Guest Wellness Enhancements can be found online at www.Disney o ice.com/guest-wellness.

Guests looking to purchase souvenirs will find the process easier than ever thanks to a new contactless shopping experience with touch-free payment and digital purchasing options. Guests can pre-order items prior to arriving at Payne Arena or from the comfort of their seats.  Once ordered, guests can pick up their purchases at a convenient, contactless pickup station during the show.