Disney to Host July 4 Citizenship Ceremony

Disney World in Orlando, Fla., will host a citizenship ceremony on July 4. The event in which more than 1,000 people will become naturalized Americans will include musical performances by Gloria Estefan and Lee Greenwood.

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And we can't let the subject of immigration slip away without letting you know that Disney World will host more than 1,000 immigrants during a citizenship ceremony on July 4th. The ceremony will be the park's first mass naturalization ceremony, and, make of this what you will, it will be held at Cinderella's Castle. The Cuban singer Gloria Estefan will sing the National Anthem. Country Western singer Lee Greenwood will sing "God Bless America," and U.S. Air Force F-15s will fly overhead to close the event.

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