Refurbishments and Closures, Events at Disney's Animal Kingdom of 2018

January 2018

Jan. 01 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaFlights of Wonder / New UP-Themed Show -- Flights of Wonder is now closed. A a new show featuring Russell and Dug from Disney Pixar's film "UP" will open spring/summer 2018. This new experience will offer guests the chance to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry friend Dug as they discover species of birds from around the world in their newest adventure at the Caravan Theater in Anandapur Village.
Jan. 02 - Feb. 10Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaKali River Rapids

February 2018

Jan. 01 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaFlights of Wonder / New UP-Themed Show -- Flights of Wonder is now closed. A a new show featuring Russell and Dug from Disney Pixar's film "UP" will open spring/summer 2018. This new experience will offer guests the chance to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry friend Dug as they discover species of birds from around the world in their newest adventure at the Caravan Theater in Anandapur Village.
Jan. 02 - Feb. 10Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaKali River Rapids
Feb. 04 - TBDDisney's Animal Kingdom : Dinoland USAFinding Nemo: The Musical

March 2018

Jan. 01 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaFlights of Wonder / New UP-Themed Show -- Flights of Wonder is now closed. A a new show featuring Russell and Dug from Disney Pixar's film "UP" will open spring/summer 2018. This new experience will offer guests the chance to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry friend Dug as they discover species of birds from around the world in their newest adventure at the Caravan Theater in Anandapur Village.

April 2018

Jan. 01 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal Kingdom : AsiaFlights of Wonder / New UP-Themed Show -- Flights of Wonder is now closed. A a new show featuring Russell and Dug from Disney Pixar's film "UP" will open spring/summer 2018. This new experience will offer guests the chance to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry friend Dug as they discover species of birds from around the world in their newest adventure at the Caravan Theater in Anandapur Village.
Apr. 22 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant, as part of the theme park's 20th anniversary celebration, Dr. Joseph Soltis, Research Scientist for Disney's Animals, Science and Environment, will speak about the "Elephants and Bees" project in which honeybees are helping people and elephants in Kenya. The menu will feature African cuisine.
Apr. 22 - May 5Disney's Animal KingdomParty for the Planet/20th Anniversary Celebration -- As part of this celebration, the new attraction UP! A Great Bird Adventure will debut, and the park will offer animal encounters, family-friendly activities, specialty desserts and more.
Apr. 22 - Apr. 22Disney's Animal KingdomD23 Celebrates 20 Years of Disney's Animal Kingdom
Apr. 25 - Apr. 25Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant as part of the theme park's 20th anniversary celebration, Joe Rohde, Portfolio Creative Executive and a veteran Imagineer, will share tales from his adventures all over Asia, India, Nepal and China. The chefs of Tiffins will follow Joe's journeys with a menu inspired by his travels.
Apr. 27 - Apr. 27Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant as part of the theme park's 20th anniversary celebration, Dr. Jason Fischer, Conservation Program Manager for Disney's Animals, Science and Environment, will speak about Disney's efforts to conserve the purple martin, a remarkable migratory songbird that travels to Walt Disney World Resort from the Brazilian Amazon to raise a family each year. The menu will feature North American cuisine.
Apr. 29 - Apr. 29Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant, Rachel Daneault, Zoological Manager at Disney's Animal Kingdom for the Primate - Carnivore team, will talk about the Gorilla Rehabilitation and Conservation Education Center (GRACE) project that Disney supports in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The menu will feature African cuisine.

May 2018

Apr. 22 - May 5Disney's Animal KingdomParty for the Planet/20th Anniversary Celebration -- As part of this celebration, the new attraction UP! A Great Bird Adventure will debut, and the park will offer animal encounters, family-friendly activities, specialty desserts and more.
May. 02 - May. 02Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant, Dr. Anne Savage, Conservation Director for Disney's Animals, Science and Environment, will speak about the cotton-top tamarin conservation project Disney supports in Colombia. The menu will feature South American cuisine.
May. 04 - May. 04Disney's Animal Kingdom : Discovery IslandTiffins Talk -- At Tiffins restaurant, Dr. Scott Terrell, Director of Animal and Science Operations for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, will chat about caring for the Sumatran tigers that call Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park home, as well as the conservation work Disney is doing to protect tigers in Asia. The menu will feature Asian cuisine.
May. 09 - May. 09Disney's Animal Kingdom : AfricaFestival of the Lion King

June 2018

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July 2018

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August 2018

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September 2018

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October 2018

Oct. 20 - Jul. 11Disney's Animal KingdomRafiki's Planet Watch

November 2018

Oct. 20 - Jul. 11Disney's Animal KingdomRafiki's Planet Watch

December 2018

Oct. 20 - Jul. 11Disney's Animal KingdomRafiki's Planet Watch