Dazzling Array of African, Indian Flavors at Harambe Nights Street Party at Disney’s Animal Kingdom


    Harambe Nights is coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom beginning on June 7th. Many nights are already sold out, but there are still tickets available for several dates this summer.

    The event runs from 7 PM – 10:30 PM on Saturday nights in the Africa section of Disney's Animal Kingdom. Guests can see a new stage show in the Harambe Theatre: “The Lion King – Concert in the Wild”. The show includes a live orchestra and choir, dancers, and celebrity guest narrators.

    Prior to the show, guests can experience a selection of appetizers including Moroccan beef kefta with tamarind glaze, pickled fennel paneer cheese with tomato, Durban-spiced chicken bites and a safari cheeseburger slider with tomato curry aioli. The appetizers are paired with African-inspired wine and beer.

    Many of the dining options are also available at Jiko, Boma, and Sanaa, the three restaurants at the Animal Kingdom Lodge. The full menu can be found below:

    Fresh Cooked Breads, Salads and More
    Watercress, melon, feta and berry balsamic onion salad
    Kachumbari salad with tomato, paneer, carrot and cilantro
    Roasted beetroot salad with sunflower seeds
    Creamy mac ‘n cheese
    Spicy vegetable samosa with mango chutney
    Traditional naan, onion kulcha and pappadum breads
    Roasted pepper hummus, raita and garlic-ginger pickle

    Surf and Turf
    Mango, radish, lime and mustard seed salad
    Watermelon, cucumber and fennel salad
    Coriander chutney roasted potatoes
    Line-caught corvina filet with goan curry sauce
    On-stage-seared lamb chops with tamarind pomegranate sauce

    Slow-cook Action Stations
    Fork-tender peri barbecued pork
    Vegetarian eggplant tikka masala curry served over creamy goat cheese pap
    Butter chicken thighs
    Vegetarian legume wat served over basmati rice

    Golden pineapple with toasted voconut
    Apple slices with Amarula caramel sauce
    Ripe melon with minted lime yogurt dip
    Rice pudding, dried fruit compote and pistachio gremolata
    Caramel salted Tanzania chocolate Kenya coffee bite
    Chai cream with zebra stripes
    Ice cream bars

    Harambe Nights is every Saturday from June 7 – August 9, with the Welcome Reception starting at 7:00 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m., it’s show time. Tickets are $119 for adults, $79 for ages 3-9, plus tax. Tickets with premium floor seating are $134 for adults, $94 for ages 3-9, plus tax. Capacity is limited. For tickets, Disneyworld.com/HarambeNights or call 407-939-1319.