Dick Van Dyke turns 90 at Disneyland, shows he can 'still go out and play'

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Dick Van Dyke Adorably Celebrates His 90th Birthday at Disneyland


Even at his age, Dick Van Dyke still knows how to have a good time.

The Hollywood legend turned 90 years old on Sunday and he celebrated the milestone at the perfect place to have a party: Disneyland.

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"This is the cherry on top of my entire life," he told ET. "I said when I was a little kid I wanted to be in a Disney movie, but this tops that."

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Dick Van Dyke turns 90 at Disneyland, shows he can 'still go out and play'
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and wife Arlene Silver Van Dyke celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: (L -R) In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, Mary Poppins, Arlene Silver Van Dyke, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and Disneyland Resort Ambassador, Allie Kawamoto celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and wife Arlene Silver Van Dyke celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY - Disney Legend Dick Van Dyke, who portrays Bert, the carefree Cockney chimney sweep in Mary Poppins, will host interstitials throughout ABCs broadcast of The Wonderful World of Disney Presented by Target Brings You Mary Poppins on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET). Van Dyke will be joined by the Targets mascot, Bullseye, the lovable bull terrier. This holiday event marks the first network television broadcast of Mary Poppins in 13 years. (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and wife Arlene Silver Van Dyke celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY - Disney Legend Dick Van Dyke, who portrays Bert, the carefree Cockney chimney sweep in Mary Poppins, will host interstitials throughout ABCs broadcast of The Wonderful World of Disney Presented by Target Brings You Mary Poppins on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET). Van Dyke will be joined by the Targets mascot, Bullseye, the lovable bull terrier. This holiday event marks the first network television broadcast of Mary Poppins in 13 years. (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images)
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY - Disney Legend Dick Van Dyke, who portrays Bert, the carefree Cockney chimney sweep in Mary Poppins, will host interstitials throughout ABCs broadcast of The Wonderful World of Disney Presented by Target Brings You Mary Poppins on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET). Van Dyke will be joined by the Targets mascot, Bullseye, the lovable bull terrier. This holiday event marks the first network television broadcast of Mary Poppins in 13 years. (Photo by Rick Rowell/ABC via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and Mary Poppins celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke celebrates his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, actor and Disney legend Dick Van Dyke and Mary Poppins celebrate his 90th birthday at Disneyland on December 13, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
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The day before his Disneyland excursion, the actor's 44-year-old wife, Arlene Silver-Van Dyke, organized a Mary Poppins-themed flash mob at Los Angeles shopping center The Grove in his honor. Van Dyke famously played Bert and Mr. Dawes Sr. in the classic 1964 Disney musical film.

After the crowd performed their chimney sweep moves to "Step in Time," "Jolly Holiday," "Chim Chim Cher-ee" and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious," Van Dyke joined them in singing "Let's Go Fly a Kite."

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"I am very grateful that at 90 years old, I can still go out and play!" Van Dyke tweeted on Sunday.

The flash mob performance was choreographed by Dena and Jena Spellman.


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