Every year, Christians from across the country gather in central Florida to hear Stephen Curtis Chapman, Michael W. Smith, Amy Grant and other talented Christian musicians.

For nearly three decades, the most popular artists in inspirational christian music have gathered for two nights of concerts, praise and worship at Disney’s Night of Joy. Night of Joy is known for featuring many major bands in one weekend, and this year is no exception. The two-night event returns to the Magic Kingdom after two years at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and will take place from 7:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on September 10 and 11. Headlining the 28th annual Night of Joy for Friday, Sept 10 are Chris Tomlin, David Crowder Band, Casting Crowns are scheduled for show. Chris Tomlin’s top hits include: most well-known songs are “How Great Is Our God,” “Jesus Messiah,” and “Amazing Grace David Crowder’s biggest hits include , “Here Is Our King”, which can be heard on WOW Hits 2006, “Wholly Yours”, which  can be heard on WOW Hits 2007, “Everything Glrious, which is on Wow Hits 1, “God of this city” and “How He Loves, which can be heard on WOW Hits 2010. Casting Crowns’ most popular songs include, “Voice of Truth”, “Slow Fade”, “Every Man”, “Praise you in this Storm”, “Who am I? and “Lifesong.”

Mercy Me and Third Day are among the major bands on Sept. 11.O Top hits by Mercy Me include “I can only imagine” and “Word of God Speak.” Hit singles from Third Day include, “Revelation”, “Cry out to Jesus”, “Call my Name” and “Born again.”. Other major bands and artists in the line-up include Barlow Girl, Francesca Battistelli,Group 1 Crew,Tenth Avenue North and Sidewalk Prophets on Sept. 10 and Family Force 5,Smokie Norful,Red,LeCrae and Day of Fire, who will perform on Sept 11.

There are great discount Disney World packages available to see the Night of Joy.