Disney Travel News
Here’s a round up of some of the favorite Disney’s “The Lion King”-inspired experiences you can enjoy at the Walt Disney World Resort today.
1. “Festival of the Lion King” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park – This live stage show celebrates the Circle of Life with Simba, Pumba, Timon and friends, and is a hands-down Guest favorite. The show features live music, dancing, tumbling, fire knife performances, and aerial artists in a show that becomes a vacation highlight for many.
2. “Rivers of Light: We Are One” – At “Rivers of Light: We Are One,” you will experience a new story about the milestones we all share in the circle of life. The show now features even more Disneynature live-action footage, plus a tapestry of moments from animal-inspired Disney animated films, including “The Lion King.”
3. “The Lion King” Scene in the Nightly Tree of Life Awakenings – The Tree of Life awakens each evening with a new story inspired by “The Lion King,” told through beautiful projections, music and animation that pay tribute to the classic film.
4. “Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party” – The Discovery Island Stage is the place to be to celebrate “The Lion King” with Rafiki and Timon.
5. Adorable Disney’s “The Lion King” Merchandise – New “Lion King” plush toys, t-shirts and much more are now available at various Disney merchandise locations, as well as online at ShopDisneyParks.com.
6. “Lion King” Room at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – A must-do for Disney’s “The Lion King” fans, an entire wing of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is themed after the original animated film.
7. Listen to the Playlist – Guests can take home and stream the sounds of Disney’s “The Lion King” along with their favorite Park attractions with the official D isney’s Animal Kingdom playlist now on Apple Music®. Apple Music® subscribers will be able to add this festive playlist directly to their Apple Music® library and new users can sign up for a free three-month trial** through the app and listen to the playlists in full. *Trial or Subscription Required / **Plan automatically renews after trial
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