While every Super Bowl is exclusive, some issues by no means change. And on this case, it signifies that the Kansas City Chiefs are once more Super Bowl champions and quarterback Patrick Mahomes is once more going to Disneyland.
Putting the long-lasting “I’m going to Disney” industrial collectively within the minutes after the sport ends would not appear to be the best job in tv. There are edits to make, contracts to signal and the ultimate recreation consequence sometimes is not identified till the very finish — particularly within the occasion of time beyond regulation, like Sunday night time.
But that hustle and subsequent quick-turn creation of the “We’re going to Disney!” industrial are as a lot part of the modern-day Super Bowl expertise as a flashy halftime present and buckets of hen wings.
If you have ever questioned how this got here to be, the long-lasting industrial acquired its begin after the 1987 Super Bowl when profitable quarterback Phil Simms was the primary to absorb a payday (reportedly $75,000 in 1987) in alternate for saying a few strains and taking a visit to Disney World.
The industrial, largely unchanged from its unique model, has occurred virtually yearly since.
And sure, the gamers who say the magical phrase actually do go to Disney World or Disneyland, often the very subsequent day after the sport. This yr, Mahomes and household will head to Disneyland, the nearer of the 2 U.S. parks to Las Vegas, the place the 2024 Super Bowl was held.
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If you are ever at Disney World or Disneyland the day after the Super Bowl (once more, whichever park is nearer to the situation of the Super Bowl is usually utilized), there is a first rate likelihood you will see a consultant or two from the profitable Super Bowl group take their place in a celebratory parade down Main Street, U.S.A., which will likely be held Monday at 2 p.m. Pacific time.
Often, although not all the time, it’s the MVP of the sport that is at both Disney World or Disneyland the following day.
If that feels like one thing you wish to be part of, it is by no means too early to begin planning for subsequent yr, when the Super Bowl will likely be held in New Orleans, making Disney World candidate for the day-after celebratory parade.